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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 $110,309
Administration $35,568 $130,000 $60,260
Aged Care / Disabled Care $39,520 $150,000 $86,794
Allied Health $50,000 $125,000 $79,796
Ambulance / Paramedic - - -
Chiropractor - - -
Clinical / Medical Research $40,000 $350,000 $91,349
Community Nursing $39,520 $130,000 $82,701
Critical Care $60,000 $400,000 $77,214
Dental $29,640 $125,570 $58,619
Dietary $50,000 $200,000 $82,098
Educational Nursing $64,083 $135,000 $83,913
Emergency Nursing $55,994 $118,560 $76,784
EN & Div. 2 Nursing $45,000 $100,000 $75,081
Environmental Services $45,000 $120,000 $74,260
General Nursing $49,400 $149,000 $78,090
Management $60,000 $170,000 $92,806
Maternal and Childcare $55,000 $149,999 $85,001
Medical Assistant $40,000 $300,000 $112,988
Medical Imaging $53,352 $741,000 $147,412
Medical Practitioner $34,500 $650,000 $286,654
Medical Specialist $49,400 $650,000 $285,347
Mental Health $30,000 $450,000 $86,445
Midwifery $50,000 $149,999 $82,928
Natural Therapies $29,640 $85,000 $50,363
Nursing Management $65,000 $135,000 $89,617
Occupational Therapy / Rehabilitation $50,000 $120,000 $78,857
Oncology $55,000 $400,000 $112,495
Optical - - -
Other Healthcare $40,000 $500,000 $167,773
Paediatric $56,000 $300,000 $147,026
Pathology $40,000 $175,000 $73,333
Patient Services $35,000 $90,000 $61,647
Pharmaceuticals $50,000 $220,000 $102,504
Pharmacy $29,640 $150,000 $57,278
Physiotherapy $55,000 $108,680 $76,863
Podiatrist $45,000 $100,000 $74,754
Psychology / Counselling $50,000 $120,000 $76,754
Recovery / Theatre $49,400 $100,000 $74,215
RN & Div. 1 Nursing $60,000 $140,000 $84,354
Safety Inspector - - -
Sales $45,000 $180,000 $100,750
Social Work $35,000 $120,000 $67,347
Speech Therapy $48,000 $100,000 $74,064
Surgical $49,400 $150,000 $79,736
Veterinary / Animal Welfare $35,568 $150,000 $83,147


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.