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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 $111,691
Administration $36,543 $140,000 $62,143
Aged Care / Disabled Care $39,520 $150,000 $87,250
Allied Health $50,000 $130,000 $80,848
Ambulance / Paramedic - - -
Chiropractor - - -
Clinical / Medical Research $40,000 $350,000 $91,126
Community Nursing $39,520 $118,560 $81,306
Critical Care $60,000 $400,000 $82,506
Dental $29,640 $150,000 $58,865
Dietary $50,000 $200,000 $82,098
Educational Nursing $64,083 $135,000 $83,028
Emergency Nursing $55,994 $118,560 $75,924
EN & Div. 2 Nursing $40,000 $110,000 $74,331
Environmental Services $45,000 $120,000 $74,640
General Nursing $49,400 $149,000 $78,113
Management $59,280 $180,000 $92,075
Maternal and Childcare $55,000 $149,999 $84,755
Medical Assistant $40,000 $300,000 $105,160
Medical Imaging $55,328 $700,000 $139,023
Medical Practitioner $40,000 $617,500 $289,607
Medical Specialist $49,400 $650,000 $290,823
Mental Health $30,000 $450,000 $88,991
Midwifery $50,000 $149,999 $81,320
Natural Therapies $29,640 $70,000 $49,521
Nursing Management $69,160 $140,000 $89,784
Occupational Therapy / Rehabilitation $50,000 $120,000 $78,162
Oncology $55,000 $400,000 $114,526
Optical $40,000 $150,000 $78,636
Other Healthcare $40,000 $500,000 $167,185
Paediatric $56,000 $300,000 $168,928
Pathology $40,000 $175,000 $76,000
Patient Services $35,000 $90,000 $62,450
Pharmaceuticals $50,000 $210,000 $99,630
Pharmacy $29,640 $100,000 $54,182
Physiotherapy $55,000 $108,680 $77,119
Podiatrist $50,000 $100,000 $77,682
Psychology / Counselling $50,000 $120,000 $77,299
Recovery / Theatre $49,400 $100,000 $74,168
RN & Div. 1 Nursing $60,000 $140,000 $84,504
Safety Inspector - - -
Sales $45,000 $160,000 $98,557
Social Work $40,000 $120,000 $69,618
Speech Therapy $48,000 $100,000 $75,743
Surgical $49,400 $160,000 $81,822
Veterinary / Animal Welfare $35,568 $150,000 $88,772


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.