Average Weekly Earnings 2014

The information on average weekly earnings is provided by the Australian Bureau of Statistics  through the Employee Earnings and Hours survey. This survey is conducted every two years and provides detailed statistics on the composition and distribution of employee earnings, hours paid for and the methods used to set employees' pay. The average weekly earnings is classified by occupation (ANZSCO Unit Group 4-digits), sex and average age.

Displayed table includes the information collected from the 2014 EEH survey, which was conducted with respect to the last pay period on or before 16 May 2014.

Average Weekly Earnings ($)Average Age (years)
Unit Group Description Males Females Persons Males Females Persons
1111Chief Executives and Managing Directors2,755.10 2,808.60 2,765.00 47.5 52.2 48.4
1112General Managers2,819.70 1,963.90 2,573.60 47 45.2 46.5
1113Legislators Average Weekly Earnings 2014 8 Average Weekly Earnings 2014 9 Average Weekly Earnings 2014 8 Average Weekly Earnings 2014 8 Average Weekly Earnings 2014 9 Average Weekly Earnings 2014 8
1212Crop Farmers1,613.90 Average Weekly Earnings 2014 91,613.90 48.1 Average Weekly Earnings 2014 948.1
1213Livestock Farmers Average Weekly Earnings 2014 8 Average Weekly Earnings 2014 81,711.70 Average Weekly Earnings 2014 8 Average Weekly Earnings 2014 841.6
1311Advertising, Public Relations and Sales Managers2,265.40 1,916.40 2,153.50 43.4 40.2 42.4
1321Corporate Services Managers1,958.60 2,163.00 2,067.70 45.9 45.3 45.6
1322Finance Managers3,119.80 2,217.10 2,777.90 44.8 43.2 44.2
1323Human Resource Managers2,807.20 2,181.30 2,414.00 45.4 41.7 43.1
1324Policy and Planning Managers2,979.50 2,329.40 2,662.80 45.9 43.8 44.9
1325Research and Development Managers2,828.30 2,551.90 2,738.20 43.1 45.3 43.8
1331Construction Managers2,174.40 1,354.50 Average Weekly Earnings 2014 202,148.90 42.8 44.7 42.8
1332Engineering Managers2,703.60 2,474.20 2,692.20 49.4 44.1 49.1
1333Importers, Exporters and Wholesalers2,326.50 944.00 Average Weekly Earnings 2014 212,158.30 48.5 54 49.2
1334Manufacturers1,699.30 533.70 Average Weekly Earnings 2014 211,514.20 47.5 45.9 47.2
1335Production Managers2,418.10 1,908.80 2,331.40 43.7 40.3 43.1
1336Supply, Distribution and Procurement Managers2,241.10 1,974.80 2,194.30 46.5 40.2 45.4
1341Child Care Centre Managers776.90 Average Weekly Earnings 2014 211,168.50 1,160.50 38.2 39.1 39.1
1342Health and Welfare Services Managers2,123.00 1,967.60 2,034.90 47.1 48.9 48.1
1343School Principals2,467.70 2,441.60 2,453.30 51.9 51.7 51.8
1344Other Education Managers2,446.30 2,106.20 2,167.60 50 49.3 49.4
1351ICT Managers3,182.50 2,284.90 3,014.80 44.8 44.4 44.7
1391Commissioned Officers (Management)2,794.70 3,396.10 2,865.80 53.3 51.2 53.1
1392Senior Non-commissioned Defence Force Members Average Weekly Earnings 2014 8 Average Weekly Earnings 2014 9 Average Weekly Earnings 2014 8 Average Weekly Earnings 2014 8 Average Weekly Earnings 2014 9 Average Weekly Earnings 2014 8
1399Other Specialist Managers2,409.50 1,821.20 2,234.20 46.1 44 45.5
1411Cafe and Restaurant Managers1,140.50 911.00 1,035.20 36.1 39 37.4
1412Caravan Park and Camping Ground Managers Average Weekly Earnings 2014 8 Average Weekly Earnings 2014 81,282.70 Average Weekly Earnings 2014 8 Average Weekly Earnings 2014 833.9
1413Hotel and Motel Managers1,154.70 1,207.30 1,177.30 34.7 41.6 37.7
1414Licensed Club Managers1,435.40 1,100.60 1,296.30 45.4 41.9 43.9
1419Other Accommodation and Hospitality Managers1,191.20 1,085.90 1,102.70 45.1 47.7 47.3
1421Retail Managers1,316.00 1,014.90 1,143.90 42.5 37.3 39.5
1491Amusement, Fitness and Sports Centre Managers1,523.10 1,095.10 1,344.50 40.5 34.4 38
1492Call or Contact Centre and Customer Service Managers1,902.90 1,866.00 1,883.70 44 40.8 42.3
1493Conference and Event Organisers1,384.30 1,165.10 1,196.00 44.5 35.7 37
1494Transport Services Managers1,448.20 892.30 Average Weekly Earnings 2014 211,375.00 44.3 44.2 44.3
1499Other Hospitality, Retail and Service Managers1,838.00 1,359.40 1,689.00 46.4 45.9 46.3
2111Actors, Dancers and Other Entertainers999.70 Average Weekly Earnings 2014 211,063.70 Average Weekly Earnings 2014 211,022.40 Average Weekly Earnings 2014 2138.3 32 36
2112Music Professionals1,465.10 410.60 Average Weekly Earnings 2014 20778.10 Average Weekly Earnings 2014 2141.7 37.8 39.2
2113Photographers Average Weekly Earnings 2014 8 Average Weekly Earnings 2014 81,335.20 Average Weekly Earnings 2014 8 Average Weekly Earnings 2014 842.1
2114Visual Arts and Crafts Professionals Average Weekly Earnings 2014 8 Average Weekly Earnings 2014 8927.80 Average Weekly Earnings 2014 21 Average Weekly Earnings 2014 8 Average Weekly Earnings 2014 837.6
2121Artistic Directors, and Media Producers and Presenters2,096.50 1,859.00 1,992.80 39.9 36.9 38.6
2122Authors, and Book and Script Editors1,441.50 1,088.00 1,167.50 36.5 37.9 37.6
2123Film, Television, Radio and Stage Directors1,699.30 1,251.50 Average Weekly Earnings 2014 211,617.70 40.5 38.1 40
2124Journalists and Other Writers1,373.80 1,303.80 1,344.00 39.4 38.5 39
2211Accountants1,587.00 1,278.20 1,432.40 39.9 38.6 39.3
2212Auditors, Company Secretaries and Corporate Treasurers1,708.80 1,598.90 1,660.30 39.3 39.6 39.4
2221Financial Brokers2,070.50 1,646.90 1,895.10 47.8 43.4 46
2222Financial Dealers3,409.10 1,966.80 2,685.80 40 39.5 39.7
2223Financial Investment Advisers and Managers2,135.10 1,663.50 1,970.20 38.2 38.7 38.4
2231Human Resource Professionals1,679.80 1,391.00 1,475.30 37.9 37 37.3
2232ICT Trainers Average Weekly Earnings 2014 8 Average Weekly Earnings 2014 81,342.40 Average Weekly Earnings 2014 21 Average Weekly Earnings 2014 8 Average Weekly Earnings 2014 840.4
2233Training and Development Professionals1,963.90 1,297.80 1,589.90 44.9 42.5 43.5
2241Actuaries, Mathematicians and Statisticians1,527.90 1,956.00 1,603.40 34.2 36.8 34.6
2242Archivists, Curators and Records Managers1,474.20 1,523.20 1,517.30 42.9 44.7 44.5
2243Economists1,723.00 1,461.10 1,671.00 36.6 38.1 36.9
2244Intelligence and Policy Analysts1,885.00 1,748.80 1,808.60 41.2 38.8 39.8
2245Land Economists and Valuers2,084.20 1,569.10 2,019.30 40.3 37.8 40
2246Librarians1,085.00 1,201.30 1,187.20 43.1 48.5 47.8
2247Management and Organisation Analysts1,890.00 1,740.00 1,833.60 41.4 38.8 40.4
2249Other Information and Organisation Professionals1,750.20 1,394.80 1,564.10 41.9 43.3 42.6
2251Advertising and Marketing Professionals1,716.20 1,364.90 1,504.00 35.4 35.2 35.3
2252ICT Sales Professionals2,918.40 1,949.70 2,786.90 41 40.9 41
2253Public Relations Professionals1,661.60 1,354.30 1,449.20 44.6 35 38
2254Technical Sales Representatives1,888.70 1,714.40 1,843.40 40.1 45.4 41.5
2311Air Transport Professionals2,332.20 1,274.90 Average Weekly Earnings 2014 212,226.50 40.9 30.1 39.8
2312Marine Transport Professionals2,323.40 1,967.30 2,298.90 47.5 50.7 47.7
2321Architects and Landscape Architects1,693.50 1,657.70 Average Weekly Earnings 2014 211,687.20 47.8 36.6 45.8
2322Surveyors and Spatial Scientists1,704.70 1,647.60 1,701.90 42.5 41.2 42.5
2323Fashion, Industrial and Jewellery Designers1,371.00 1,381.20 1,375.70 53.1 28.6 41.8
2324Graphic and Web Designers, and Illustrators1,444.20 996.40 1,278.00 37 32.7 35.4
2325Interior Designers1,752.30 1,658.00 1,681.90 44.2 35 37.3
2326Urban and Regional Planners1,673.90 1,703.20 1,688.70 39.4 41.6 40.5
2331Chemical and Materials Engineers1,908.60 1,484.80 1,846.00 42.1 30.8 40.4
2332Civil Engineering Professionals2,195.20 1,646.50 2,130.70 37.3 31.8 36.7
2333Electrical Engineers2,059.80 1,397.30 2,018.50 40.5 32.7 40
2334Electronics Engineers1,659.00 2,229.00 1,691.00 38.7 30.1 38.2
2335Industrial, Mechanical and Production Engineers2,012.40 1,757.90 1,982.90 41.9 30.3 40.6
2336Mining Engineers2,668.50 2,638.70 2,666.20 40 35.8 39.7
2339Other Engineering Professionals2,640.90 1,415.30 2,422.20 42.1 38.7 41.5
2341Agricultural and Forestry Scientists1,464.00 1,568.50 1,482.30 49.5 44.2 48.6
2342Chemists, and Food and Wine Scientists1,757.90 1,637.90 1,701.10 39.7 35 37.5
2343Environmental Scientists1,587.50 1,211.20 1,461.10 42.6 38.4 41.2
2344Geologists, Geophysicists and Hydrogeologists2,961.90 2,179.90 2,688.00 45.4 37.2 42.5
2345Life Scientists1,743.70 1,497.30 1,659.30 35.6 37.8 36.4
2346Medical Laboratory Scientists1,918.40 1,505.30 1,606.10 40.1 41.3 41
2347Veterinarians1,139.60 Average Weekly Earnings 2014 211,184.50 1,177.90 31.2 34.1 33.7
2349Other Natural and Physical Science Professionals1,822.30 1,323.00 1,678.90 40.4 34.8 38.8
2411Early Childhood (Pre-primary School) Teachers797.50 Average Weekly Earnings 2014 211,073.00 1,070.20 39.8 41.2 41.2
2412Primary School Teachers1,378.00 1,263.80 1,279.20 39.1 41.5 41.2
2413Middle School Teachers (Aus) Intermediate School Teachers (NZ)1,668.10 1,373.00 1,412.20 47.3 39.5 40.6
2414Secondary School Teachers1,487.90 1,301.70 1,371.70 42.8 41.3 41.9
2415Special Education Teachers1,585.90 1,011.40 1,036.80 33.9 Average Weekly Earnings 2014 2141.7 41.4
2421University Lecturers and Tutors1,569.60 1,374.90 1,469.70 46 44.3 45.2
2422Vocational Education Teachers (Aus) Polytechnic Teachers (NZ)1,364.90 1,165.10 1,263.50 52 50.3 51.1
2491Education Advisers and Reviewers1,676.80 1,471.80 1,487.20 48.8 47.6 47.7
2492Private Tutors and Teachers293.60 Average Weekly Earnings 2014 21471.50 417.20 33.2 35.2 34.6
2493Teachers of English to Speakers of Other Languages844.00 Average Weekly Earnings 2014 211,061.50 998.00 58.5 45.7 49.4
2511Nutrition Professionals Average Weekly Earnings 2014 91,133.20 1,133.20 Average Weekly Earnings 2014 935 35
2512Medical Imaging Professionals1,927.50 1,264.90 1,559.70 41.9 41.3 41.6
2513Occupational and Environmental Health Professionals1,856.80 1,414.00 1,661.70 42.7 41.9 42.3
2514Optometrists and Orthoptists1,626.30 895.80 Average Weekly Earnings 2014 211,203.40 40.4 42.7 41.7
2515Pharmacists1,470.60 1,075.90 1,211.80 36.2 37.4 37
2519Other Health Diagnostic and Promotion Professionals580.50 Average Weekly Earnings 2014 211,144.40 1,007.40 48.8 44.8 45.8
2521Chiropractors and Osteopaths1,517.40 1,315.10 Average Weekly Earnings 2014 211,424.90 42.8 29.7 36.8
2522Complementary Health Therapists Average Weekly Earnings 2014 8 Average Weekly Earnings 2014 8928.40 Average Weekly Earnings 2014 8 Average Weekly Earnings 2014 840.2
2523Dental Practitioners1,500.00 Average Weekly Earnings 2014 213,011.60 2,480.60 33.6 43.6 40.1
2524Occupational Therapists Average Weekly Earnings 2014 8 Average Weekly Earnings 2014 81,160.20 Average Weekly Earnings 2014 8 Average Weekly Earnings 2014 832.4
2525Physiotherapists1,348.50 1,045.20 1,134.80 32.1 39.4 37.2
2526Podiatrists1,152.40 Average Weekly Earnings 2014 211,167.10 1,160.30 35.4 28.8 Average Weekly Earnings 2014 2131.9
2527Audiologists and Speech Pathologists Therapists703.00 Average Weekly Earnings 2014 201,151.90 1,120.20 32 30.3 30.4
2531General Practitioners and Resident Medical Officers3,080.80 2,242.30 2,618.60 47.8 40 43.5
2532Anaesthetists4,392.20 4,214.10 Average Weekly Earnings 2014 214,344.90 44 38.5 Average Weekly Earnings 2014 2042.6
2533Specialist Physicians2,755.80 2,122.70 2,398.20 45.4 39.2 41.9
2534Psychiatrists Average Weekly Earnings 2014 8 Average Weekly Earnings 2014 83,387.20 Average Weekly Earnings 2014 8 Average Weekly Earnings 2014 851.8
2535Surgeons Average Weekly Earnings 2014 8 Average Weekly Earnings 2014 82,655.70 Average Weekly Earnings 2014 8 Average Weekly Earnings 2014 842.3
2539Other Medical Practitioners3,203.90 2,591.20 2,957.60 40.4 41.9 41
2541Midwives Average Weekly Earnings 2014 8 Average Weekly Earnings 2014 81,249.00 Average Weekly Earnings 2014 8 Average Weekly Earnings 2014 842.2
2542Nurse Educators and Researchers1,447.30 1,894.70 1,843.60 39.7 44.3 43.8
2543Nurse Managers2,142.30 1,938.50 2,002.00 41.1 53.8 49.8
2544Registered Nurses1,553.00 1,191.40 1,220.10 45.5 43.6 43.7
2611ICT Business and Systems Analysts2,193.90 1,871.30 2,085.10 40.4 42 41
2612Multimedia Specialists and Web Developers1,198.80 1,394.80 1,232.40 44.1 31.2 41.9
2613Software and Applications Programmers1,852.80 1,672.40 1,825.30 37.2 38.1 37.3
2621Database and Systems Administrators, and ICT Security Specialists1,880.70 1,614.20 1,826.70 39.6 41.8 40.1
2631Computer Network Professionals1,975.60 1,534.10 1,915.50 40.8 38.8 40.5
2632ICT Support and Test Engineers1,995.00 1,554.50 1,889.10 39.5 41.5 40
2633Telecommunications Engineering Professionals2,345.10 2,039.90 2,313.20 40.3 34.6 39.7
2711Barristers2,307.60 2,481.50 2,390.90 42.3 38 40.3
2712Judicial and Other Legal Professionals2,839.90 2,095.10 2,512.70 47.6 40.9 44.7
2713Solicitors1,752.10 1,707.80 1,725.80 37.5 33.2 35
2721Counsellors1,396.70 1,138.70 1,225.20 37.3 Average Weekly Earnings 2014 2144 41.8
2722Ministers of Religion875.30 768.90 843.10 43.6 43.5 43.5
2723Psychologists1,683.70 1,168.30 1,211.30 42.6 44.8 44.6
2724Social Professionals1,215.10 1,000.70 1,076.00 45.1 38.2 40.6
2725Social Workers1,570.20 1,311.10 1,392.20 51.5 47.9 49
2726Welfare, Recreation and Community Arts Workers959.40 1,067.00 1,042.60 43.3 40.1 40.8
3111Agricultural Technicians1,080.00 1,229.00 1,104.30 49.8 29.5 46.5
3112Medical Technicians958.70 767.70 796.40 39.4 43.7 43
3113Primary Products Inspectors1,365.30 Average Weekly Earnings 2014 211,240.70 Average Weekly Earnings 2014 211,307.70 49.1 38.4 44.2
3114Science Technicians1,284.50 1,025.10 1,175.00 39.6 42.4 40.8
3121Architectural, Building and Surveying Technicians1,931.70 1,758.50 1,919.60 42.2 36 41.8
3122Civil Engineering Draftspersons and Technicians1,333.10 904.90 1,279.00 38.6 43.3 39.2
3123Electrical Engineering Draftspersons and Technicians1,976.90 1,495.10 1,921.20 40.8 45.9 41.4
3124Electronic Engineering Draftspersons and Technicians Average Weekly Earnings 2014 8 Average Weekly Earnings 2014 81,890.70 Average Weekly Earnings 2014 8 Average Weekly Earnings 2014 847.4
3125Mechanical Engineering Draftspersons and Technicians1,942.20 Average Weekly Earnings 2014 91,942.20 39.2 Average Weekly Earnings 2014 939.2
3126Safety Inspectors Average Weekly Earnings 2014 8 Average Weekly Earnings 2014 81,847.20 Average Weekly Earnings 2014 8 Average Weekly Earnings 2014 844.4
3129Other Building and Engineering Technicians2,640.10 1,833.90 2,573.80 44.9 38.6 44.4
3131ICT Support Technicians1,300.00 1,240.00 1,287.60 35.5 36.1 35.6
3132Telecommunications Technical Specialists1,879.40 1,496.30 1,832.30 45.7 44.3 45.6
3211Automotive Electricians1,761.60 Average Weekly Earnings 2014 91,761.60 35.7 Average Weekly Earnings 2014 935.7
3212Motor Mechanics1,085.30 902.80 1,083.50 35.5 35.4 35.5
3221Metal Casting, Forging and Finishing Trades Workers Average Weekly Earnings 2014 8 Average Weekly Earnings 2014 9 Average Weekly Earnings 2014 8 Average Weekly Earnings 2014 8 Average Weekly Earnings 2014 9 Average Weekly Earnings 2014 8
3222Sheetmetal Trades Workers1,236.10 Average Weekly Earnings 2014 21 Average Weekly Earnings 2014 91,236.10 Average Weekly Earnings 2014 2138.8 Average Weekly Earnings 2014 938.8
3223Structural Steel and Welding Trades Workers1,487.00 1,447.40 1,486.50 37.2 36.4 37.2
3231Aircraft Maintenance Engineers Average Weekly Earnings 2014 8 Average Weekly Earnings 2014 82,038.70 Average Weekly Earnings 2014 8 Average Weekly Earnings 2014 843.5
3232Metal Fitters and Machinists1,871.00 2,764.10 1,881.20 41.1 36.6 41.1
3233Precision Metal Trades Workers1,251.40 Average Weekly Earnings 2014 8 Average Weekly Earnings 2014 837.5 Average Weekly Earnings 2014 8 Average Weekly Earnings 2014 8
3234Toolmakers and Engineering Patternmakers1,233.00 Average Weekly Earnings 2014 91,233.00 42.7 Average Weekly Earnings 2014 942.7
3241Panelbeaters1,185.80 Average Weekly Earnings 2014 91,185.80 34.8 Average Weekly Earnings 2014 934.8
3242Vehicle Body Builders and Trimmers Average Weekly Earnings 2014 8 Average Weekly Earnings 2014 81,422.00 Average Weekly Earnings 2014 8 Average Weekly Earnings 2014 840.7
3243Vehicle Painters1,180.90 874.30 1,172.10 36.1 25 35.8
3311Bricklayers and Stonemasons1,206.10 Average Weekly Earnings 2014 91,206.10 36.8 Average Weekly Earnings 2014 936.8
3312Carpenters and Joiners Average Weekly Earnings 2014 8 Average Weekly Earnings 2014 81,229.90 Average Weekly Earnings 2014 8 Average Weekly Earnings 2014 835.4
3321Floor Finishers689.00 Average Weekly Earnings 2014 9689.00 23.1 Average Weekly Earnings 2014 923.1
3322Painting Trades Workers Average Weekly Earnings 2014 8 Average Weekly Earnings 2014 81,046.30 Average Weekly Earnings 2014 8 Average Weekly Earnings 2014 839.3
3331Glaziers1,263.30 Average Weekly Earnings 2014 21 Average Weekly Earnings 2014 91,263.30 Average Weekly Earnings 2014 2139.1 Average Weekly Earnings 2014 939.1
3332Plasterers1,186.90 Average Weekly Earnings 2014 91,186.90 32.7 Average Weekly Earnings 2014 932.7
3333Roof Tilers Average Weekly Earnings 2014 8 Average Weekly Earnings 2014 9 Average Weekly Earnings 2014 8 Average Weekly Earnings 2014 8 Average Weekly Earnings 2014 9 Average Weekly Earnings 2014 8
3334Wall and Floor Tilers719.50 Average Weekly Earnings 2014 9719.50 29.6 Average Weekly Earnings 2014 929.6
3341Plumbers1,293.50 Average Weekly Earnings 2014 91,293.50 31.1 Average Weekly Earnings 2014 931.1
3411Electricians1,714.10 1,688.00 1,713.70 33.9 31.2 33.9
3421Airconditioning and Refrigeration Mechanics960.60 Average Weekly Earnings 2014 9960.60 30.1 Average Weekly Earnings 2014 930.1
3422Electrical Distribution Trades Workers Average Weekly Earnings 2014 8 Average Weekly Earnings 2014 8 Average Weekly Earnings 2014 8 Average Weekly Earnings 2014 8 Average Weekly Earnings 2014 838.1
3423Electronics Trades Workers1,177.90 1,418.80 1,183.10 38.5 38.7 38.5
3424Telecommunications Trades Workers1,298.40 960.10 1,291.60 38 48.2 38.2
3511Bakers and Pastrycooks1,000.70 785.40 943.70 34.6 35.3 34.8
3512Butchers and Smallgoods Makers Average Weekly Earnings 2014 8 Average Weekly Earnings 2014 8791.20 Average Weekly Earnings 2014 8 Average Weekly Earnings 2014 835.6
3513Chefs972.60 979.80 973.90 35.7 39.7 36.4
3514Cooks676.50 715.20 690.70 33.2 43.1 36.9
3611Animal Attendants and Trainers595.40 Average Weekly Earnings 2014 21437.40 469.20 31 35 34.2
3612Shearers Average Weekly Earnings 2014 8 Average Weekly Earnings 2014 9 Average Weekly Earnings 2014 8 Average Weekly Earnings 2014 8 Average Weekly Earnings 2014 9 Average Weekly Earnings 2014 8
3613Veterinary Nurses Average Weekly Earnings 2014 8 Average Weekly Earnings 2014 8564.70 Average Weekly Earnings 2014 8 Average Weekly Earnings 2014 833.2
3621Florists Average Weekly Earnings 2014 8 Average Weekly Earnings 2014 8 Average Weekly Earnings 2014 8 Average Weekly Earnings 2014 8 Average Weekly Earnings 2014 8 Average Weekly Earnings 2014 8
3622Gardeners965.40 635.30 931.80 35.5 43.5 36.3
3623Greenkeepers Average Weekly Earnings 2014 8 Average Weekly Earnings 2014 8827.80 Average Weekly Earnings 2014 8 Average Weekly Earnings 2014 841.9
3624Nurserypersons Average Weekly Earnings 2014 8 Average Weekly Earnings 2014 8 Average Weekly Earnings 2014 8 Average Weekly Earnings 2014 8 Average Weekly Earnings 2014 8 Average Weekly Earnings 2014 8
3911Hairdressers727.70 656.50 666.20 28.1 26.8 26.9
3921Print Finishers and Screen Printers836.30 722.10 775.50 32.7 Average Weekly Earnings 2014 2150.1 42
3922Graphic Pre-press Trades Workers1,079.20 911.60 1,004.30 38.1 39.9 38.9
3923Printers1,278.70 752.60 1,110.80 45.2 39.3 43.4
3932Clothing Trades Workers1,233.00 647.60 Average Weekly Earnings 2014 20868.20 Average Weekly Earnings 2014 2149.1 30.6 37.6
3933Upholsterers664.00 Average Weekly Earnings 2014 9664.00 45.7 Average Weekly Earnings 2014 21 Average Weekly Earnings 2014 945.7 Average Weekly Earnings 2014 21
3941Cabinetmakers Average Weekly Earnings 2014 8 Average Weekly Earnings 2014 8933.30 Average Weekly Earnings 2014 8 Average Weekly Earnings 2014 827.8
3942Wood Machinists and Other Wood Trades Workers Average Weekly Earnings 2014 8 Average Weekly Earnings 2014 8792.30 Average Weekly Earnings 2014 8 Average Weekly Earnings 2014 849.2
3991Boat Builders and Shipwrights1,520.60 Average Weekly Earnings 2014 91,520.60 36.1 Average Weekly Earnings 2014 936.1
3992Chemical, Gas, Petroleum and Power Generation Plant Operators3,107.30 2,697.70 3,079.60 44.7 41.9 44.5
3993Gallery, Library and Museum Technicians796.30 Average Weekly Earnings 2014 21829.50 823.10 26.5 Average Weekly Earnings 2014 2151.1 46.4
3994Jewellers Average Weekly Earnings 2014 8 Average Weekly Earnings 2014 9 Average Weekly Earnings 2014 8 Average Weekly Earnings 2014 8 Average Weekly Earnings 2014 9 Average Weekly Earnings 2014 8
3995Performing Arts Technicians1,052.90 1,132.40 1,065.60 34.3 35 34.4
3996Signwriters Average Weekly Earnings 2014 8 Average Weekly Earnings 2014 8832.30 Average Weekly Earnings 2014 8 Average Weekly Earnings 2014 830.8
3999Other Miscellaneous Technicians and Trades Workers1,235.20 604.50 1,012.60 39.7 32 37
4111Ambulance Officers and Paramedics1,868.00 1,291.80 1,648.10 44.5 35.7 41.2
4112Dental Hygienists, Technicians and Therapists1,186.60 953.00 1,050.50 47 41.5 43.8
4113Diversional Therapists Average Weekly Earnings 2014 8 Average Weekly Earnings 2014 8641.20 Average Weekly Earnings 2014 8 Average Weekly Earnings 2014 853.6
4114Enrolled and Mothercraft Nurses981.80 876.40 884.10 46 46.7 46.7
4115Indigenous Health Workers Average Weekly Earnings 2014 8 Average Weekly Earnings 2014 81,421.50 Average Weekly Earnings 2014 8 Average Weekly Earnings 2014 844.4
4116Massage Therapists493.70 Average Weekly Earnings 2014 20412.60 457.00 Average Weekly Earnings 2014 2134.5 34.6 34.5
4117Welfare Support Workers1,083.10 991.50 1,020.70 44.1 44.5 44.4
4211Child Carers397.50 543.30 536.90 28.4 36.8 36.4
4221Education Aides720.70 629.00 641.80 44.1 45.2 45.1
4231Aged and Disabled Carers728.40 667.50 679.00 42.5 43.7 43.5
4232Dental Assistants Average Weekly Earnings 2014 8 Average Weekly Earnings 2014 8689.00 Average Weekly Earnings 2014 8 Average Weekly Earnings 2014 831.6
4233Nursing Support and Personal Care Workers856.10 651.20 695.80 43 45.2 44.7
4234Special Care Workers Average Weekly Earnings 2014 8 Average Weekly Earnings 2014 8971.30 Average Weekly Earnings 2014 8 Average Weekly Earnings 2014 838.6
4311Bar Attendants and Baristas578.50 541.70 556.90 29.1 27.6 28.2
4312Cafe Workers385.90 432.90 422.80 26 32.2 30.9
4313Gaming Workers1,107.70 982.60 1,042.50 36.9 39.2 38.1
4314Hotel Service Managers1,160.50 928.80 1,006.60 34 37.8 36.5
4315Waiters450.10 414.10 426.00 26.9 26.4 26.6
4319Other Hospitality Workers560.80 198.50 Average Weekly Earnings 2014 21396.10 30.1 25.1 27.8
4411Defence Force Members - Other Ranks Average Weekly Earnings 2014 8 Average Weekly Earnings 2014 8 Average Weekly Earnings 2014 8 Average Weekly Earnings 2014 8 Average Weekly Earnings 2014 8 Average Weekly Earnings 2014 8
4412Fire and Emergency Workers1,543.50 882.60 Average Weekly Earnings 2014 211,520.50 46.2 36.6 45.9
4413Police1,950.80 1,651.00 1,893.90 46.9 42.9 46.2
4421Prison Officers1,632.70 1,429.70 1,584.20 45.3 42.5 44.6
4422Security Officers and Guards1,155.40 1,005.00 1,138.30 43.2 41.9 43
4511Beauty Therapists Average Weekly Earnings 2014 8 Average Weekly Earnings 2014 8502.20 Average Weekly Earnings 2014 8 Average Weekly Earnings 2014 833.9
4512Driving Instructors Average Weekly Earnings 2014 8 Average Weekly Earnings 2014 8738.90 Average Weekly Earnings 2014 20 Average Weekly Earnings 2014 8 Average Weekly Earnings 2014 840.3
4513Funeral Workers Average Weekly Earnings 2014 8 Average Weekly Earnings 2014 8861.90 Average Weekly Earnings 2014 8 Average Weekly Earnings 2014 849.7
4514Gallery, Museum and Tour Guides520.50 Average Weekly Earnings 2014 21512.20 515.80 37.1 35.5 36.2
4515Personal Care Consultants Average Weekly Earnings 2014 8 Average Weekly Earnings 2014 8639.30 Average Weekly Earnings 2014 20 Average Weekly Earnings 2014 8 Average Weekly Earnings 2014 849.8
4516Tourism and Travel Advisers1,531.50 1,095.50 1,206.10 40.6 36.8 37.8
4517Travel Attendants941.50 849.90 878.20 43.6 33.5 36.6
4518Other Personal Service Workers488.20 Average Weekly Earnings 2014 21440.00 457.00 30.1 39.2 36
4521Fitness Instructors426.40 353.60 381.00 31.7 40.1 37
4522Outdoor Adventure Guides989.10 580.10 Average Weekly Earnings 2014 21910.30 46.9 Average Weekly Earnings 2014 2131.1 43.8
4523Sports Coaches, Instructors and Officials539.60 248.70 393.00 29.9 29.3 29.6
4524Sportspersons622.10 Average Weekly Earnings 2014 21638.90 Average Weekly Earnings 2014 21625.60 Average Weekly Earnings 2014 2126.6 29.7 27.3
5111Contract, Program and Project Administrators1,878.60 1,183.40 1,428.10 41.5 42.4 42.1
5121Office Managers1,532.40 1,079.80 1,151.10 47.7 44.3 44.8
5122Practice Managers1,717.40 Average Weekly Earnings 2014 211,265.40 1,276.70 60.7 45.2 45.6
5211Personal Assistants1,217.10 1,197.10 1,197.50 39 41.2 41.1
5212Secretaries1,386.20 Average Weekly Earnings 2014 20781.40 796.90 62.6 44.4 44.8
5311General Clerks939.30 804.00 824.50 38.4 41.4 40.9
5321Keyboard Operators655.80 646.50 647.90 31.1 44.9 42.9
5411Call or Contact Centre Workers1,168.50 994.80 1,043.30 35.4 37.1 36.6
5412Information Officers1,071.40 962.70 995.10 36.9 37.9 37.6
5421Receptionists673.60 656.30 657.70 31.9 40 39.4
5511Accounting Clerks1,241.00 992.10 1,046.70 40.4 41.8 41.5
5512Bookkeepers278.70 Average Weekly Earnings 2014 20670.10 643.90 34.9 46.8 46
5513Payroll Clerks1,409.80 1,066.20 1,102.70 46.6 44.5 44.8
5521Bank Workers1,006.50 908.70 933.90 32.7 40 38.1
5522Credit and Loans Officers (Aus) Finance Clerks (NZ)1,305.30 1,229.50 1,256.00 39.3 40.1 39.8
5523Insurance, Money Market and Statistical Clerks1,198.90 1,070.30 1,122.90 38.5 34.7 36.3
5611Betting Clerks634.60 Average Weekly Earnings 2014 21574.70 597.70 58.9 39.2 46.8
5612Couriers and Postal Deliverers719.70 548.30 661.30 47.8 46 47.2
5613Filing and Registry Clerks806.20 974.00 932.30 38.3 43.7 42.4
5614Mail Sorters733.10 755.80 743.20 40.8 42.3 41.5
5615Survey Interviewers Average Weekly Earnings 2014 8 Average Weekly Earnings 2014 8638.00 Average Weekly Earnings 2014 8 Average Weekly Earnings 2014 856.2
5616Switchboard Operators1,320.60 1,080.10 1,123.50 42.2 47 46.1
5619Other Clerical and Office Support Workers964.30 704.40 797.50 36.7 44.8 41.9
5911Purchasing and Supply Logistics Clerks1,230.80 1,153.50 1,199.30 42.5 40.7 41.8
5912Transport and Despatch Clerks1,482.20 1,015.50 1,342.00 42.6 41.4 42.3
5991Conveyancers and Legal Executives611.90 Average Weekly Earnings 2014 20959.10 938.30 22.5 Average Weekly Earnings 2014 2035.6 34.8
5992Court and Legal Clerks1,627.60 966.30 1,073.20 43.6 33.9 35.4
5993Debt Collectors1,146.50 1,028.40 1,076.80 40.9 40.5 40.6
5994Human Resource Clerks1,270.30 988.70 1,034.00 38.7 41.6 41.1
5995Inspectors and Regulatory Officers1,453.70 1,366.90 1,415.70 46.5 41 44.1
5996Insurance Investigators, Loss Adjusters and Risk Surveyors1,445.80 1,269.20 1,331.10 43.8 45.7 45
5997Library Assistants902.30 654.80 683.80 44 46.7 46.4
5999Other Miscellaneous Clerical and Administrative Workers1,143.20 1,019.60 1,067.00 38.1 39 38.6
6111Auctioneers, and Stock and Station Agents Average Weekly Earnings 2014 8 Average Weekly Earnings 2014 81,829.00 Average Weekly Earnings 2014 8 Average Weekly Earnings 2014 850
6112Insurance Agents1,426.00 1,251.10 1,311.00 37.3 35.7 36.2
6113Sales Representatives1,435.60 1,259.40 1,372.10 41.9 40 41.2
6121Real Estate Sales Agents1,550.30 1,080.60 1,279.00 43.6 42.7 43.1
6211Sales Assistants (General)542.10 428.60 465.40 30.3 31.8 31.3
6212ICT Sales Assistants960.50 835.40 921.30 28 31.8 29.2
6213Motor Vehicle and Vehicle Parts Salespersons960.10 861.10 949.90 38 36.4 37.8
6214Pharmacy Sales Assistants362.70 513.20 487.80 21.4 32.4 30.6
6215Retail Supervisors1,078.90 868.10 964.90 37.1 35.5 36.2
6216Service Station Attendants793.10 Average Weekly Earnings 2014 21825.00 804.10 39.9 44.3 41.4
6217Street Vendors and Related Salespersons751.10 Average Weekly Earnings 2014 20516.10 Average Weekly Earnings 2014 21651.10 Average Weekly Earnings 2014 2125.1 Average Weekly Earnings 2014 2142.7 32.6
6219Other Sales Assistants and Salespersons731.00 626.70 684.60 35.5 32.8 34.3
6311Checkout Operators and Office Cashiers497.50 336.20 376.20 28.7 28.1 28.2
6391Models and Sales Demonstrators662.90 Average Weekly Earnings 2014 21335.60 Average Weekly Earnings 2014 21382.10 Average Weekly Earnings 2014 2129.4 45.8 43.5
6392Retail and Wool Buyers2,068.10 1,365.40 1,765.30 40.6 36.5 38.8
6393Telemarketers951.50 710.00 819.40 36.9 36.5 36.7
6394Ticket Salespersons824.40 712.40 749.70 32.7 36.4 35.2
6395Visual Merchandisers Average Weekly Earnings 2014 8 Average Weekly Earnings 2014 8746.90 Average Weekly Earnings 2014 8 Average Weekly Earnings 2014 836.4
6399Other Sales Support Workers1,014.60 Average Weekly Earnings 2014 21496.60 Average Weekly Earnings 2014 21693.50 Average Weekly Earnings 2014 2126.7 Average Weekly Earnings 2014 2130.5 29
7111Clay, Concrete, Glass and Stone Processing Machine Operators1,292.50 Average Weekly Earnings 2014 91,292.50 38.2 Average Weekly Earnings 2014 938.2
7112Industrial Spraypainters Average Weekly Earnings 2014 8 Average Weekly Earnings 2014 8 Average Weekly Earnings 2014 8 Average Weekly Earnings 2014 8 Average Weekly Earnings 2014 8 Average Weekly Earnings 2014 8
7113Paper and Wood Processing Machine Operators1,253.70 Average Weekly Earnings 2014 91,253.70 47.4 Average Weekly Earnings 2014 947.4
7114Photographic Developers and Printers Average Weekly Earnings 2014 8 Average Weekly Earnings 2014 8 Average Weekly Earnings 2014 8 Average Weekly Earnings 2014 8 Average Weekly Earnings 2014 8 Average Weekly Earnings 2014 8
7115Plastics and Rubber Production Machine Operators1,214.60 918.40 1,144.50 42.3 47.4 43.5
7116Sewing Machinists882.00 621.80 Average Weekly Earnings 2014 21692.90 43.4 48.5 47.1
7117Textile and Footwear Production Machine Operators828.90 Average Weekly Earnings 2014 21 Average Weekly Earnings 2014 8 Average Weekly Earnings 2014 848.9 Average Weekly Earnings 2014 8 Average Weekly Earnings 2014 8
7119Other Machine Operators999.40 795.40 926.50 44.8 43.1 44.2
7121Crane, Hoist and Lift Operators2,151.90 1,660.80 Average Weekly Earnings 2014 212,127.60 42.3 37.4 42.1
7122Drillers, Miners and Shot Firers2,467.60 1,840.30 2,396.40 41 38.5 40.7
7123Engineering Production Workers1,455.40 1,635.50 1,460.60 45.7 41.4 45.6
7129Other Stationary Plant Operators1,772.80 1,370.20 1,738.40 42.7 37.8 42.2
7211Agricultural, Forestry and Horticultural Plant Operators1,043.70 982.70 1,034.70 49.7 42.3 48.6
7212Earthmoving Plant Operators1,724.10 1,726.90 Average Weekly Earnings 2014 211,724.10 41.4 36.7 41.4
7213Forklift Drivers1,190.50 682.50 1,131.20 41.2 32.5 40.2
7219Other Mobile Plant Operators Average Weekly Earnings 2014 8 Average Weekly Earnings 2014 81,408.60 Average Weekly Earnings 2014 8 Average Weekly Earnings 2014 842.1
7311Automobile Drivers Average Weekly Earnings 2014 8 Average Weekly Earnings 2014 81,038.70 Average Weekly Earnings 2014 21 Average Weekly Earnings 2014 8 Average Weekly Earnings 2014 856.7
7312Bus and Coach Drivers942.00 724.90 903.80 56.2 49.2 55
7313Train and Tram Drivers2,153.10 1,771.70 2,121.40 48.9 44.6 48.6
7321Delivery Drivers738.70 418.00 Average Weekly Earnings 2014 21711.80 42.5 37 42
7331Truck Drivers1,408.10 1,766.10 1,417.20 47.8 42.7 47.6
7411Storepersons997.10 734.50 932.20 39.2 38.8 39.1
8111Car Detailers719.70 717.90 Average Weekly Earnings 2014 21719.50 32.5 40.2 33.4
8112Commercial Cleaners689.90 484.60 576.90 40.1 44.9 42.8
8113Domestic Cleaners406.90 Average Weekly Earnings 2014 21388.30 390.50 43.5 45.1 44.9
8114Housekeepers567.60 455.70 467.50 35.9 45.8 44.8
8115Laundry Workers867.60 600.60 708.40 43.3 44.3 43.9
8116Other Cleaners1,100.00 698.60 1,057.40 38.4 52.4 39.9
8211Building and Plumbing Labourers1,487.80 2,401.70 1,501.70 35.1 36.7 35.1
8212Concreters1,399.30 Average Weekly Earnings 2014 91,399.30 36.4 Average Weekly Earnings 2014 936.4
8213Fencers1,307.00 Average Weekly Earnings 2014 91,307.00 39.1 Average Weekly Earnings 2014 939.1
8214Insulation and Home Improvement Installers Average Weekly Earnings 2014 8 Average Weekly Earnings 2014 81,111.70 Average Weekly Earnings 2014 8 Average Weekly Earnings 2014 833.1
8215Paving and Surfacing Labourers1,191.20 Average Weekly Earnings 2014 8 Average Weekly Earnings 2014 842 Average Weekly Earnings 2014 8 Average Weekly Earnings 2014 8
8216Railway Track Workers Average Weekly Earnings 2014 8 Average Weekly Earnings 2014 81,711.90 Average Weekly Earnings 2014 8 Average Weekly Earnings 2014 843.3
8217Structural Steel Construction Workers Average Weekly Earnings 2014 8 Average Weekly Earnings 2014 82,188.70 Average Weekly Earnings 2014 8 Average Weekly Earnings 2014 837.5
8219Other Construction and Mining Labourers1,391.70 2,139.70 Average Weekly Earnings 2014 211,406.30 36.9 29.8 36.8
8311Food and Drink Factory Workers1,177.80 1,078.00 Average Weekly Earnings 2014 211,143.70 41.5 41.8 41.6
8312Meat Boners and Slicers, and Slaughterers1,041.00 961.10 1,023.60 32.6 39 34
8313Meat, Poultry and Seafood Process Workers922.00 847.70 903.80 41.8 45.8 42.8
8321Packers747.30 698.20 720.50 38 43.7 41.1
8322Product Assemblers1,090.70 831.30 1,014.60 41.5 41.9 41.6
8391Metal Engineering Process Workers Average Weekly Earnings 2014 8 Average Weekly Earnings 2014 8979.00 Average Weekly Earnings 2014 8 Average Weekly Earnings 2014 841.3
8392Plastics and Rubber Factory Workers1,036.10 Average Weekly Earnings 2014 91,036.10 37.8 Average Weekly Earnings 2014 937.8
8393Product Quality Controllers1,379.60 1,116.30 1,271.20 41.5 40.9 41.3
8394Timber and Wood Process Workers Average Weekly Earnings 2014 8 Average Weekly Earnings 2014 8719.60 Average Weekly Earnings 2014 8 Average Weekly Earnings 2014 835.2
8399Other Factory Process Workers1,068.80 1,010.00 1,063.10 38.9 45.4 39.5
8411Aquaculture Workers Average Weekly Earnings 2014 8 Average Weekly Earnings 2014 9 Average Weekly Earnings 2014 8 Average Weekly Earnings 2014 8 Average Weekly Earnings 2014 9 Average Weekly Earnings 2014 8
8412Crop Farm Workers608.10 676.80 638.90 42.8 49.7 45.9
8413Forestry and Logging Workers Average Weekly Earnings 2014 8 Average Weekly Earnings 2014 9 Average Weekly Earnings 2014 8 Average Weekly Earnings 2014 8 Average Weekly Earnings 2014 9 Average Weekly Earnings 2014 8
8414Garden and Nursery Labourers768.70 857.00 777.70 33.7 38.9 34.3
8415Livestock Farm Workers884.60 712.00 833.10 46.8 31.4 42.2
8416Mixed Crop and Livestock Farm Workers Average Weekly Earnings 2014 8 Average Weekly Earnings 2014 9 Average Weekly Earnings 2014 8 Average Weekly Earnings 2014 8 Average Weekly Earnings 2014 9 Average Weekly Earnings 2014 8
8419Other Farm, Forestry and Garden Workers939.70 815.60 Average Weekly Earnings 2014 21930.10 38.6 42.8 38.9
8511Fast Food Cooks187.20 262.10 208.40 19.8 22.2 20.5
8512Food Trades Assistants813.80 Average Weekly Earnings 2014 21888.60 859.90 37.4 44.7 41.9
8513Kitchenhands471.90 528.40 504.10 30.2 41.4 36.6
8911Freight and Furniture Handlers1,019.60 1,610.30 1,032.60 36.7 28.2 36.6
8912Shelf Fillers Average Weekly Earnings 2014 8 Average Weekly Earnings 2014 8474.30 25.8 39.3 31.6
8991Caretakers906.80 547.10 Average Weekly Earnings 2014 20875.40 55.6 40.3 54.2
8992Deck and Fishing Hands Average Weekly Earnings 2014 8 Average Weekly Earnings 2014 8800.90 Average Weekly Earnings 2014 20 Average Weekly Earnings 2014 8 Average Weekly Earnings 2014 836.4
8993Handypersons858.10 956.20 865.40 48.1 37.7 47.3
8994Motor Vehicle Parts and Accessories Fitters Average Weekly Earnings 2014 8 Average Weekly Earnings 2014 8919.50 Average Weekly Earnings 2014 8 Average Weekly Earnings 2014 834.9
8995Printing Assistants and Table Workers1,013.00 673.40 845.60 45.3 45.4 45.3
8996Recycling and Rubbish Collectors Average Weekly Earnings 2014 8 Average Weekly Earnings 2014 81,241.40 Average Weekly Earnings 2014 8 Average Weekly Earnings 2014 831.4
8997Vending Machine Attendants716.80 636.00 663.20 26.9 35.1 32.3
8999Other Miscellaneous Labourers1,187.20 631.10 Average Weekly Earnings 2014 211,082.20 40.6 41.1 40.7

Source: Australian Bureau of Statistics 2014, Employee Earnings and Hours, Australia, May 2014, cat. no. 6306.0, https://www.abs.gov.au/AUSSTATS/[email protected]/Lookup/6306.0Main+Features1May%202014