Top paying jobs in QLD

$56,000 average salary

4.6% annual growth

2,014,275 employees

N Occupation Number
of
employees
Average
salary
1 Judge 101 $348,000
2 Cardiothoracic Surgeon 24 $329,000
3 Cardiologist 144 $284,000
4 Intensive Care Specialist 70 $279,000
5 Rheumatologist 13 $273,000
6 Ophthalmologist 95 $271,000
7 Neurosurgeon 24 $271,000
8 Specialist Physician 267 $263,000
9 Magistrate 93 $262,000
10 Obstetrician and Gynaecologist 214 $258,000

Average salary in QLD regions

Region Number of employees Average salary
Brisbane - East 100,976 $59,000
Brisbane - North 98,836 $59,000
Brisbane - South 153,665 $57,000
Brisbane - West 76,811 $68,000
Brisbane Inner City 139,199 $70,000
Cairns 104,891 $49,000
Darling Downs - Maranoa 50,242 $49,000
Fitzroy 102,784 $69,000
Gold Coast 233,483 $52,000
Ipswich 122,612 $52,000
Logan - Beaudesert 131,812 $51,000
Mackay 83,664 $67,000
Moreton Bay - North 89,887 $51,000
Moreton Bay - South 89,219 $59,000
Queensland - Outback 34,239 $58,000
Sunshine Coast 133,676 $51,000
Toowoomba 66,201 $52,000
Townsville 106,140 $56,000
Wide Bay 95,938 $48,000