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Average Australian Salary

Source: MyCareer job listings inclusive of wage. Figures may incorporate total pkg.

Medical and Healthcare

Sub-Sector Avg. Min Avg. Max Average
Average Australian Medical and Healthcare Salary $110,943
Administration $35,568 $170,000 $63,379
Aged Care / Disabled Care $39,520 $160,000 $87,428
Allied Health $50,000 $130,000 $80,964
Ambulance / Paramedic - - -
Chiropractor - - -
Clinical / Medical Research $40,000 $350,000 $92,272
Community Nursing $39,520 $130,000 $80,700
Critical Care $59,280 $400,000 $79,920
Dental $29,640 $150,000 $58,309
Dietary $50,000 $200,000 $82,409
Educational Nursing $64,083 $135,000 $84,116
Emergency Nursing $55,994 $140,000 $75,800
EN & Div. 2 Nursing $40,000 $110,000 $73,917
Environmental Services $45,000 $125,000 $78,053
General Nursing $49,400 $140,000 $78,058
Management $59,280 $180,000 $91,576
Maternal and Childcare $55,000 $149,999 $83,914
Medical Assistant $40,000 $300,000 $103,405
Medical Imaging $55,328 $700,000 $136,914
Medical Practitioner $40,000 $650,000 $289,682
Medical Specialist $49,400 $650,000 $297,085
Mental Health $30,000 $450,000 $89,329
Midwifery $50,000 $149,999 $80,552
Natural Therapies $29,640 $250,000 $54,814
Nursing Management $69,160 $140,000 $89,921
Occupational Therapy / Rehabilitation $50,000 $120,000 $78,528
Oncology $55,000 $400,000 $111,792
Optical $40,000 $150,000 $78,636
Other Healthcare $40,000 $500,000 $165,878
Paediatric $55,000 $617,500 $143,854
Pathology $40,000 $175,000 $73,462
Patient Services $35,000 $110,000 $62,970
Pharmaceuticals $50,000 $210,000 $99,446
Pharmacy $29,640 $100,000 $54,777
Physiotherapy $55,000 $110,000 $76,536
Podiatrist $50,000 $100,000 $78,017
Psychology / Counselling $50,000 $120,000 $77,330
Recovery / Theatre $49,400 $100,000 $73,827
RN & Div. 1 Nursing $59,280 $140,000 $84,263
Safety Inspector - - -
Sales $45,000 $160,000 $97,738
Social Work $40,000 $120,000 $70,379
Speech Therapy $48,000 $100,000 $73,119
Surgical $49,400 $150,000 $80,485
Veterinary / Animal Welfare $35,568 $150,000 $85,022


Source: MyCareer job listings inclusive of wage from the last 90 days and updated weekly. Figures may incorporate total pkg. If there is insufficient data to show reliable max, min, avg then none are shown.