CEO SALARY IN AUSTRALIA

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Average gross salary for CEO GROSS SALARY
AU$ 201,562
Average gorss salary (USD) for CEO GROSS SALARY (USD)
US$ 178,154
Average net salary for CEO NET SALARY
AU$ 142,471
The most typical salary for CEO MOST TYPICAL GROSS
AU$ 290,428
  Updated: 12 Oct 2020   Diff. gross vs. net: 29%
  Salary entries: 16

Average salary for CEO in Australia is AU$ 201,562.

Average take home earning is AU$ 142,471 (Net).

The most typical salary is AU$ 290,428 (Gross).

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Percentage of people Earn this salary or more
44 % AU$ 290,428
56 % AU$ 180,000
62 % AU$ 178,000
50 % AU$ 200,000
88 % AU$ 95,000
94 % AU$ 80,000
100 % AU$ 60,000
City Avg. gross salary (USD) Salary entries
Sydney AU$ 248,833 US$ 234,585 06
Brisbane AU$ 240,000 US$ 169,144 02
Melbourne AU$ 80,000 US$ 61,837 02
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  SALARY BY LEVEL   CEO   AUSTRALIA

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Salary levels Avg. gross salary (USD) Avg. gross salary   Salary entries
More US$ 260,709 AU$ 290,428
07
185K US$ 161,138 AU$ 180,000
01
175K US$ 159,347 AU$ 178,000
01
205K US$ 157,369 AU$ 200,000
01
145K US$ 143,159 AU$ 141,000
01
155K US$ 123,183 AU$ 158,000
01
95K US$ 96,455 AU$ 95,000
01
105K US$ 76,464 AU$ 100,000
01
85K US$ 61,171 AU$ 80,000
01
65K US$ 47,211 AU$ 60,000
01

  SALARY BY GENDER   CEO   AUSTRALIA

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Avg. gross salary (USD) Avg. gross salary   Salary entries
Men US$ 188,729 AU$ 214,538 13
Women US$ 157,369 AU$ 200,000 01
N/A US$ 119,807 AU$ 118,000 02

  SALARY BY EDUCATION   CEO   AUSTRALIA

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Avg. gross salary (USD) Avg. gross salary   Salary entries
Doctorate Degree US$ 143,159 AU$ 141,000 01
Masters Degree US$ 228,501 AU$ 241,250 04
Bachelors Degree US$ 217,655 AU$ 258,000 06
Some College US$ 106,549 AU$ 122,750 04
High School US$ 61,171 AU$ 80,000 01

CEO workers holding Masters Degree degrees enjoy the highest average gross salaries in Australia. With an earned Masters Degree, they grosses AU$ 241,250. While CEO workers with High School education earn the least, with an average gross income of AU$ 80,000. This is 273.54% lower of what Masters Degree degree holders earn.


  SALARY BY EXPERIENCE   CEO   AUSTRALIA

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Avg. gross salary (USD) Avg. gross salary   Salary entries
20+ Years US$ 204,639 AU$ 217,500 10
16-20 Years US$ 180,974 AU$ 230,000 01
12-16 Years US$ 277,116 AU$ 400,000 01
8-12 Years US$ 118,801 AU$ 140,000 02
4-8 Years US$ 54,191 AU$ 70,000 02

CEO workers in Australia with more years of work experience outperform their counterparts with less experience. Workers with 12-16 Years of experience earn a gross average of AU$ 400,000 compared to AU$ 70,000 for their counterparts with 4-8 Years of experience. The difference between workers with 12-16 Years of experience and 4-8 Years is 411.37%.


  SALARY BY AGE   CEO   AUSTRALIA

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Avg. gross salary (USD) Avg. gross salary   Salary entries
63-68 US$ 157,369 AU$ 200,000 01
57-62 US$ 159,347 AU$ 178,000 01
51-56 US$ 190,538 AU$ 230,333 03
45-50 US$ 274,855 AU$ 275,000 04
33-38 US$ 161,138 AU$ 180,000 01
27-32 US$ 115,491 AU$ 160,000 04
N/A US$ 119,807 AU$ 118,000 02
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  SALARY BY JOB TYPE   CEO   AUSTRALIA

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Avg. gross salary (USD) Avg. gross salary   Salary entries
Permanent US$ 197,496 AU$ 222,076 13
Self Employed US$ 94,341 AU$ 112,666 03
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  SALARY BY CITY   CEO   AUSTRALIA

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# Avg. gross salary (USD) Avg. gross salary   Salary entries
1. Sydney CEO in Sydney US$ 234,585 AU$ 248,833 06
2. Brisbane CEO in Brisbane US$ 169,144 AU$ 240,000 02
3. Melbourne CEO in Melbourne US$ 61,837 AU$ 80,000 02

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  SALARY BY COUNTRY    CEO

# Avg. gross salary (USD) Avg. gross salary   Salary entries
1. Australia Australia US$ 178,154 AU$ 201,562 16
2. Mexico Mexico CEO in Mexico US$ 177,252 MXN 3,180,000 08
3. Hong Kong Hong Kong CEO in Hong Kong US$ 168,844 HKD 1,312,000 10
4. United Kingdom United Kingdom CEO in United Kingdom US$ 163,796 GBP 111,954 22
5. Singapore Singapore CEO in Singapore US$ 160,310 SGD 209,200 10
6. United States United States CEO US$ 159,490 US$ 159,490 202
7. Germany Germany CEO in Germany US$ 150,538 EUR 117,423 13
8. Malaysia Malaysia CEO in Malaysia US$ 100,936 MYR 356,358 27
9. New Zealand New Zealand CEO in New Zealand US$ 98,007 NZ$ 129,333 09
10. Indonesia Indonesia CEO in Indonesia US$ 77,266 IDR 786,721,538 07

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(6/6)  CHIEF EXECUTIVE OFFICER


 Posted: 12 Oct 2020

Bachelors Degree, 12-16 years: "Manage and grow the business with a major focus on value generation."
Individual GROSS salary:
AU$ 400,000
US$ 277,116


(5/6)  DIRECTOR


 Posted: 12 Jul 2019

Some College, 4-8 years: "Managing staff, making deals with clients."
Individual GROSS salary:
AU$ 60,000
US$ 47,211


(4/6)  CFO/COO


 Posted: 07 May 2019

Masters Degree, 20+ years: "Running the business."
Individual GROSS salary:
AU$ 265,000
US$ 208,514


(3/6)  CHIEF EXECUTIVE OFFICER


 Posted: 09 Mar 2019

Bachelors Degree, 16-20 years: "Accounting and management."
Individual GROSS salary:
AU$ 230,000
US$ 180,974


(2/6)  CHIEF EXECUTIVE


 Posted: 14 Aug 2018

Bachelors Degree, 20+ years: "Manage team, recruit staff, sell memberships."
Individual GROSS salary:
AU$ 200,000
US$ 157,369


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(1/6)  CEO


 Posted: 02 Sep 2017

High School, 4-8 years: "Chief Executive Officer of the company."
Individual GROSS salary:
AU$ 80,000
US$ 61,171


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