Top paying jobs in Australia

$57,000 average salary

4.1% annual growth

9,977,966 employees

N Occupation Number
of
employees
Average
salary
1 Judge 681 $325,000
2 Magistrate 509 $250,000
3 Financial Market Dealer 719 $244,000
4 Neurosurgeon 138 $240,000
5 Futures Trader 252 $239,000
6 Vascular Surgeon 73 $229,000
7 Cardiothoracic Surgeon 99 $226,000
8 Investment broker 544 $222,000
9 Financial Investment Manager 2,423 $219,000
10 Equities analyst 1,120 $214,000

Average salary in Australia regions

Region Number of employees Average salary
NSW 3,123,598 $58,000
VIC 2,481,544 $54,000
QLD 2,014,275 $56,000
SA 693,948 $51,000
WA 1,158,242 $66,000
TAS 205,664 $48,000
NT 109,753 $62,000
ACT 190,942 $68,000