TEACHER SALARY IN AUSTRALIA

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Average gross salary for Teacher GROSS SALARY
AU$ 74,607
Average gorss salary (USD) for Teacher GROSS SALARY (USD)
US$ 61,656
Average net salary for Teacher NET SALARY
AU$ 56,422
The most typical salary for Teacher MOST TYPICAL GROSS
AU$ 62,400
  Updated: 03 Oct 2020   Diff. gross vs. net: 24%
  Salary entries: 27

Average salary for Teacher in Australia is AU$ 74,607.

Average take home earning is AU$ 56,422 (Net).

The most typical salary is AU$ 62,400 (Gross).

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Percentage of people Earn this salary or more
7 % AU$ 110,000
41 % AU$ 85,000
26 % AU$ 91,500
59 % AU$ 74,200
85 % AU$ 53,000
96 % AU$ 42,666
100 % AU$ 35,000
City Avg. gross salary (USD) Salary entries
Melbourne AU$ 69,857 US$ 57,249 07
Adelaide AU$ 93,000 US$ 67,094 03
Darwin AU$ 86,133 US$ 76,744 03
Sydney AU$ 102,000 US$ 80,258 02
Gold Coast AU$ 80,000 US$ 75,063 02
Perth AU$ 64,000 US$ 54,676 02
Brisbane AU$ 40,000 US$ 28,266 02
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  SALARY BY LEVEL   TEACHER   AUSTRALIA

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Salary levels Avg. gross salary (USD) Avg. gross salary   Salary entries
125K US$ 94,357 AU$ 123,400
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115K US$ 86,553 AU$ 110,000
01
85K US$ 78,526 AU$ 85,000
04
105K US$ 77,060 AU$ 102,000
03
95K US$ 72,600 AU$ 91,500
02
75K US$ 59,620 AU$ 74,200
05
65K US$ 54,236 AU$ 62,400
05
55K US$ 47,446 AU$ 53,000
02
45K US$ 34,807 AU$ 42,666
03
35K US$ 24,733 AU$ 35,000
01

  SALARY BY GENDER   TEACHER   AUSTRALIA

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Avg. gross salary (USD) Avg. gross salary   Salary entries
Men US$ 66,920 AU$ 81,140 10
Women US$ 58,159 AU$ 71,187 16
N/A US$ 64,980 AU$ 64,000 01

  SALARY BY EDUCATION   TEACHER   AUSTRALIA

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Avg. gross salary (USD) Avg. gross salary   Salary entries
Masters Degree US$ 62,729 AU$ 73,340 10
Bachelors Degree US$ 61,025 AU$ 75,352 17

Teacher workers holding Masters Degree degrees enjoy the highest average gross salaries in Australia. With an earned Masters Degree, they grosses AU$ 73,340. While Teacher workers with Bachelors Degree education earn the least, with an average gross income of AU$ 75,352. This is 2.79% lower of what Masters Degree degree holders earn.


  SALARY BY EXPERIENCE   TEACHER   AUSTRALIA

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Avg. gross salary (USD) Avg. gross salary   Salary entries
20+ Years US$ 73,236 AU$ 92,680 05
16-20 Years US$ 64,234 AU$ 73,000 03
12-16 Years US$ 69,636 AU$ 88,500 02
8-12 Years US$ 68,034 AU$ 77,000 05
4-8 Years US$ 59,348 AU$ 75,333 06
2-4 Years US$ 44,101 AU$ 54,666 03
1-2 Years US$ 44,761 AU$ 50,000 01
0-1 Year US$ 46,623 AU$ 52,000 02

Teacher workers in Australia with more years of work experience outperform their counterparts with less experience. Workers with 20+ Years of experience earn a gross average of AU$ 92,680 compared to AU$ 54,666 for their counterparts with 2-4 Years of experience. The difference between workers with 20+ Years of experience and 2-4 Years is 66.06%.


  SALARY BY AGE   TEACHER   AUSTRALIA

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Avg. gross salary (USD) Avg. gross salary   Salary entries
57-62 US$ 94,357 AU$ 123,400 01
51-56 US$ 65,938 AU$ 85,000 02
45-50 US$ 62,418 AU$ 71,000 06
39-44 US$ 76,924 AU$ 87,500 04
33-38 US$ 50,132 AU$ 61,600 05
27-32 US$ 58,911 AU$ 76,142 07
22-26 US$ 28,266 AU$ 40,000 01
N/A US$ 64,980 AU$ 64,000 01
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  SALARY BY JOB TYPE   TEACHER   AUSTRALIA

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Avg. gross salary (USD) Avg. gross salary   Salary entries
Permanent US$ 70,012 AU$ 83,650 16
Contract US$ 50,698 AU$ 64,571 07
Part Time US$ 47,409 AU$ 56,000 04
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  SALARY BY CITY   TEACHER   AUSTRALIA

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# Avg. gross salary (USD) Avg. gross salary   Salary entries
1. Sydney Teacher in Sydney US$ 80,258 AU$ 102,000 02
2. Adelaide Teacher in Adelaide US$ 67,094 AU$ 93,000 03
3. Darwin Teacher in Darwin US$ 76,744 AU$ 86,133 03
4. Gold Coast Teacher in Gold Coast US$ 75,063 AU$ 80,000 02
5. Melbourne Teacher in Melbourne US$ 57,249 AU$ 69,857 07
6. Perth Teacher in Perth US$ 54,676 AU$ 64,000 02
7. Brisbane Teacher in Brisbane US$ 28,266 AU$ 40,000 02

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  SALARY BY COUNTRY    TEACHER

# Avg. gross salary (USD) Avg. gross salary   Salary entries
1. Singapore Singapore Teacher in Singapore US$ 64,652 SGD 85,500 14
2. Australia Australia US$ 61,656 AU$ 74,607 27
3. New Zealand New Zealand Teacher in New Zealand US$ 61,142 NZ$ 88,833 06
4. United States United States Teacher US$ 59,254 US$ 59,254 192
5. Germany Germany Teacher in Germany US$ 57,230 EUR 45,909 08
6. United Kingdom United Kingdom Teacher in United Kingdom US$ 46,350 GBP 32,592 30
7. Hong Kong Hong Kong Teacher in Hong Kong US$ 44,705 HKD 346,666 09
8. Malaysia Malaysia Teacher in Malaysia US$ 14,311 MYR 53,607 31
9. Indonesia Indonesia Teacher in Indonesia US$ 10,714 IDR 138,637,500 08

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(12/12)  SPECIALIST TEACHER


 Posted: 03 Oct 2020

Bachelors Degree, 4-8 years: "Teach languages."
Individual GROSS salary:
AU$ 102,000
US$ 70,665


(11/12)  TEACHER


 Posted: 03 Jun 2020

Bachelors Degree, 4-8 years: "Middle school teacher."
Individual GROSS salary:
AU$ 92,000
US$ 63,737


(10/12)  CLASSROOM TEACHER


 Posted: 27 Oct 2019

Bachelors Degree, 8-12 years: "Primary school teacher Kindergarten to year 6."
Individual GROSS salary:
AU$ 102,000
US$ 80,258


(9/12)  TEACHER


 Posted: 27 Apr 2019

Bachelors Degree, 12-16 years: "Teaching permanent."
Individual GROSS salary:
AU$ 102,000
US$ 80,258


(8/12)  TEACHER


 Posted: 22 Jan 2019

Masters Degree, 8-12 years: "Teaching planning student engagement learning facilitator."
Individual GROSS salary:
AU$ 78,000
US$ 61,374


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(7/12)  SECONDARY TEACHER


 Posted: 03 Jan 2019

Bachelors Degree, 2-4 years: "Teaching students and planning lessons."
Individual GROSS salary:
AU$ 73,000
US$ 57,440


(6/12)  MATHS TEACHER


 Posted: 24 Nov 2018

Masters Degree, 20+ years: "I am a maths teacher at North Melbourne secondary college I TEACH ALL GRADES AND SCHOOL YEARS."
Individual GROSS salary:
AU$ 110,000
US$ 86,553


(5/12)  TEACHER


 Posted: 21 Mar 2018

Bachelors Degree, 12-16 years: "Primary school teacher."
Individual GROSS salary:
AU$ 75,000
US$ 59,013


(4/12)  TEACHER


 Posted: 12 Jan 2018

Bachelors Degree, 16-20 years: "English teacher with 16 years experience."
Individual GROSS salary:
AU$ 85,000
US$ 66,882


(3/12)  PRIMARY TEACHER


 Posted: 11 Sep 2017

Masters Degree, 4-8 years: "Teaching primary school children."
Individual GROSS salary:
AU$ 68,000
US$ 51,996


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(2/12)  TEACHER


 Posted: 22 Aug 2017

Bachelors Degree, 20+ years: "Primary teacher iIn 2013, Gallup published a list of countries with median household income, based on a self-reported survey of approximately 2000 adults from each country.[1] Using median, rather than mean income, results in a much more accurate picture of the typical income of the middle class since the data will not be skewed by gains and abnormalities in the extreme ends. The figures are in international dollars using purchasing power parity and are based on responses from 2006 to 2012 inflation adjusted to 2010 levels. Below is a list of the top 30 countries. The figures do not take taxes and social contributions into account.[1][2]."
Individual GROSS salary:
AU$ 85,000
US$ 64,995


(1/12)  HEAD TEACHER


 Posted: 11 Jul 2017

Masters Degree, 20+ years: "Coordination of curriculum. management of 2 junior teachers, direct teaching contact time."
Individual GROSS salary:
AU$ 123,400
US$ 94,357


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