Average Weekly Earnings 2016

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 corresponds to the last statistics released on 19 January 2017 by the Australian Bureau of Statistics. The data includes the information collected from the 2016 EEH survey, which was conducted with respect to the last pay period on or before 20 May 2016.

Average Weekly Earnings ($)Average Age (years)
Unit Group Description Males Females Persons Males Females Persons
1111Chief Executives and Managing Directors2,675.50 2,618.00 2,665.20 48.8 48.8 48.8
1112General Managers2,871.10 2,309.50 2,713.90 46.6 44.1 45.9
1113Legislators 019 019 019 019 019 019
1212Crop Farmers 019 019 019 019 019 019
1213Livestock Farmers 019 019 019 019 019 019
1214Mixed Crop and Livestock Farmers 019 019 019 019 019 019
1311Advertising, Public Relations and Sales Managers2,441.30 2,493.60 2,455.90 47.6 40.8 45.7
1321Corporate Services Managers2,597.00 2,000.50 2,305.40 47.5 45.5 46.5
1322Finance Managers2,975.30 2,312.20 2,730.80 44.1 46.8 45.1
1323Human Resource Managers3,251.50 2,293.90 2,662.10 46.1 42.4 43.8
1324Policy and Planning Managers2,782.30 2,158.70 2,443.00 46.6 45.6 46.1
1325Research and Development Managers3,520.90 2,136.20 3,005.80 45.3 45.3 45.3
1331Construction Managers2,285.90 2,694.20 2,321.70 46.3 43 46
1332Engineering Managers2,331.90 2,345.80 2,332.70 51.2 48.6 51.1
1333Importers, Exporters and Wholesalers1,433.00 0191,159.70 0191,348.90 44.4 44.8 44.5
1334Manufacturers1,515.60 674.10 0191,346.00 43.8 51.1 45.2
1335Production Managers2,438.40 1,699.20 2,359.70 47.3 43.3 46.9
1336Supply, Distribution and Procurement Managers2,865.70 2,279.80 2,729.20 46.9 43.3 46
1341Child Care Centre Managers1,732.10 1,272.10 1,291.90 50.8 36.5 37.2
1342Health and Welfare Services Managers3,039.00 2,555.80 2,721.90 50.2 50.9 50.6
1343School Principals2,498.70 2,386.40 2,430.30 49.4 44.1 46.2
1344Other Education Managers2,340.60 2,010.40 2,159.60 50.6 49.4 49.9
1351ICT Managers2,785.80 2,523.70 2,710.40 44.5 41.2 43.5
1391Commissioned Officers (Management) 019 0192,878.50 019 01950.5
1399Other Specialist Managers2,775.90 2,289.00 2,505.80 47 44.2 45.5
1411Cafe and Restaurant Managers1,197.60 1,053.50 1,120.00 37.6 38.3 38
1412Caravan Park and Camping Ground Managers 019 019 019 019 019 019
1413Hotel and Motel Managers1,348.70 1,135.90 0191,286.50 45.1 41.9 44.2
1414Licensed Club Managers2,002.60 0192,189.20 0192,084.30 01943.3 57.4 49.5
1419Other Accommodation and Hospitality Managers2,100.30 1,694.40 1,886.40 43.1 55.5 49.7
1421Retail Managers1,371.80 1,142.90 1,279.80 46.6 41.9 44.7
1491Amusement, Fitness and Sports Centre Managers1,551.60 0191,080.00 1,325.90 42.5 43.2 42.8
1492Call or Contact Centre and Customer Service Managers2,300.60 1,650.40 1,858.10 43.2 44.6 44.2
1493Conference and Event Organisers1,649.90 0191,291.40 1,351.50 35.4 34.3 34.5
1494Transport Services Managers2,023.70 1,556.80 0191,863.20 49 60.1 52.8
1499Other Hospitality, Retail and Service Managers1,759.00 2,197.70 1,891.40 47.2 43.6 46.1
2111Actors, Dancers and Other Entertainers1,229.80 1,427.90 1,354.30 36 39 37.9
2112Music Professionals1,087.40 019363.90 019619.60 01950 58 01955.1
2113Photographers 019 0191,106.50 019 01942.7
2114Visual Arts and Crafts Professionals 019 019598.80 019 019 01942.3 019
2121Artistic Directors, and Media Producers and Presenters1,444.30 1,679.70 1,557.60 39.7 37.4 38.6
2122Authors, and Book and Script Editors1,305.90 0191,202.60 1,211.30 57.4 32.3 34.4
2123Film, Television, Radio and Stage Directors1,528.80 1,267.40 1,461.20 41.2 36.7 40
2124Journalists and Other Writers1,644.00 1,297.70 1,446.80 43.9 35.9 39.3
2211Accountants1,463.90 1,414.10 1,434.40 40.6 39.4 39.9
2212Auditors, Company Secretaries and Corporate Treasurers2,196.60 2,555.80 2,387.40 43.5 41.1 42.2
2221Financial Brokers1,775.80 1,244.90 1,623.70 39 45.1 40.7
2222Financial Dealers3,569.40 2,116.00 3,160.90 38 40 38.6
2223Financial Investment Advisers and Managers2,419.60 1,872.00 2,232.40 41.9 39.3 41
2231Human Resource Professionals1,895.00 1,405.70 1,565.80 37.9 37.5 37.6
2232ICT Trainers 019 0192,726.90 019 019 01947.2
2233Training and Development Professionals1,950.70 1,651.20 1,760.30 46.8 41.6 43.5
2241Actuaries, Mathematicians and Statisticians1,834.60 1,580.10 1,711.80 38.3 41.7 40
2242Archivists, Curators and Records Managers1,283.90 1,405.30 1,371.70 56.3 45.2 48.3
2243Economists2,789.50 1,709.20 2,295.50 48.4 31.5 40.7
2244Intelligence and Policy Analysts1,944.70 1,686.70 1,802.40 43.8 40.7 42.1
2245Land Economists and Valuers2,355.60 1,324.90 1,859.20 40.1 44.2 42.1
2246Librarians1,344.30 1,244.30 1,252.00 39.7 50.3 49.5
2247Management and Organisation Analysts2,253.50 1,962.40 2,119.90 44.5 41.5 43.1
2249Other Information and Organisation Professionals1,826.60 1,322.30 1,502.30 44.8 38.3 40.6
2251Advertising and Marketing Professionals1,831.20 1,466.60 1,644.20 37.1 35.8 36.4
2252ICT Sales Professionals2,834.30 1,580.00 2,569.00 44.9 37.4 43.3
2253Public Relations Professionals2,265.60 1,331.70 1,679.40 38.3 33.7 35.4
2254Technical Sales Representatives1,672.40 1,559.50 1,647.30 41.2 37 40.3
2311Air Transport Professionals3,288.10 2,699.10 0193,253.50 42.8 38.4 42.6
2312Marine Transport Professionals2,409.80 2,035.80 2,374.60 50.1 49.8 01950.1
2321Architects and Landscape Architects1,947.10 1,314.00 1,638.80 39 36.8 37.9
2322Surveyors and Spatial Scientists1,877.90 1,494.90 1,834.90 48.1 39.9 47.1
2323Fashion, Industrial and Jewellery Designers 019 019 019 019 019 019
2324Graphic and Web Designers, and Illustrators1,333.00 1,120.60 1,243.20 36.8 36.5 36.7
2325Interior Designers1,296.50 1,102.90 1,113.10 37.5 31.6 31.9
2326Urban and Regional Planners1,729.80 1,851.30 1,794.70 42.9 41 41.9
2331Chemical and Materials Engineers 019 0191,990.80 019 01941.5
2332Civil Engineering Professionals2,078.70 1,920.40 2,055.90 39.2 33.1 38.3
2333Electrical Engineers2,361.80 2,011.00 2,293.50 44.9 34.8 42.9
2334Electronics Engineers 019 0191,790.80 019 01940.4
2335Industrial, Mechanical and Production Engineers2,452.00 2,137.80 2,409.30 36.7 31 35.9
2336Mining Engineers3,431.00 2,550.30 3,263.50 38.2 33.2 37.3
2339Other Engineering Professionals1,945.10 2,325.50 0191,996.90 40.4 37.3 40
2341Agricultural and Forestry Scientists1,781.60 1,230.70 0191,484.30 42.3 43.7 43
2342Chemists, and Food and Wine Scientists1,660.90 1,426.90 1,540.20 40.5 38.5 39.5
2343Environmental Scientists1,533.50 1,281.00 1,426.90 41.7 36 39.3
2344Geologists, Geophysicists and Hydrogeologists2,459.70 2,385.80 2,429.90 38.9 35.7 37.6
2345Life Scientists1,740.70 1,244.10 1,457.00 37.5 41.5 39.8
2346Medical Laboratory Scientists1,893.80 1,410.70 1,562.60 41.1 40 40.4
2347Veterinarians2,134.50 0191,208.10 1,402.70 45.7 37 38.9
2349Other Natural and Physical Science Professionals1,751.10 1,618.70 1,713.40 36 38.3 36.6
2411Early Childhood (Pre-primary School) Teachers 019 019882.00 019 01942.1
2412Primary School Teachers1,581.00 1,273.00 1,309.30 44.4 41.6 41.9
2413Middle School Teachers (Aus) Intermediate School Teachers (NZ)1,642.60 1,503.50 1,573.40 36.1 42 39.1
2414Secondary School Teachers1,627.80 1,487.30 1,534.60 45.4 40.8 42.4
2415Special Education Teachers 019 0191,320.00 019 01942.2
2421University Lecturers and Tutors1,666.50 1,398.10 1,536.80 43.1 45.1 44.1
2422Vocational Education Teachers (Aus) Polytechnic Teachers (NZ)1,401.30 1,066.50 1,229.40 50.5 46.3 48.4
2491Education Advisers and Reviewers1,656.10 1,347.80 1,416.90 46.4 44.6 45
2492Private Tutors and Teachers375.60 019453.00 019425.40 01929.5 36 33.6
2493Teachers of English to Speakers of Other Languages907.50 0191,069.50 1,002.40 39.9 42.1 41.2
2511Nutrition Professionals 019 019 019 019 019 019
2512Medical Imaging Professionals2,261.00 1,389.70 1,545.90 45 42.1 42.6
2513Occupational and Environmental Health Professionals1,751.30 1,498.00 1,623.30 45.5 41.9 43.7
2514Optometrists and Orthoptists1,996.20 019983.40 0191,469.90 01939.8 40.4 40.1
2515Pharmacists1,235.20 1,317.00 1,287.60 40.2 34.9 36.8
2519Other Health Diagnostic and Promotion Professionals1,550.10 1,396.60 1,417.60 45.5 44.6 44.7
2521Chiropractors and Osteopaths 019 0191,176.90 019 019 01941.2
2522Complementary Health Therapists 019 019 019 019 019 019
2523Dental Practitioners1,531.60 0191,632.40 0191,603.40 01948.5 01939.2 41.9
2524Occupational Therapists 019 019875.60 019 01936
2525Physiotherapists1,431.70 1,281.10 1,335.60 34.2 37 36
2526Podiatrists 019 0191,065.90 019 019 019
2527Audiologists and Speech Pathologists Therapists 0191,270.50 019 019 019 019
2531General Practitioners and Resident Medical Officers3,415.80 2,619.70 3,008.30 42.6 38.4 40.5
2532Anaesthetists 019 0193,459.50 019 01945.2
2533Specialist Physicians3,625.90 3,738.20 3,657.60 42.6 38.4 41.4
2534Psychiatrists 019 0193,684.60 019 019 01959.4
2535Surgeons 019 0195,285.00 019 01944.4
2539Other Medical Practitioners3,722.60 2,518.50 2,961.90 47.4 36.9 40.7
2541Midwives 019 019 019 019 019 019
2542Nurse Educators and Researchers 019 019 019 019 01943.3
2543Nurse Managers1,929.00 1,956.90 1,952.10 37.8 48.9 47
2544Registered Nurses1,551.20 1,356.30 1,382.70 42.4 43.1 43
2611ICT Business and Systems Analysts2,170.00 1,872.50 2,082.80 39.8 38.8 39.5
2612Multimedia Specialists and Web Developers1,326.40 1,609.30 1,355.50 31.1 40.1 32
2613Software and Applications Programmers1,933.50 1,666.70 1,874.30 36.9 38.8 37.3
2621Database and Systems Administrators, and ICT Security Specialists2,036.10 1,686.60 1,971.30 40 42.6 40.4
2631Computer Network Professionals2,006.70 2,239.40 2,048.50 40.7 46.7 41.8
2632ICT Support and Test Engineers2,042.00 1,634.60 1,925.70 43.3 39.6 42.2
2633Telecommunications Engineering Professionals2,274.00 2,148.00 2,252.60 43.5 43.3 43.5
2711Barristers2,607.60 2,369.40 2,488.60 44.6 41.8 43.2
2712Judicial and Other Legal Professionals2,348.40 2,107.80 2,224.20 44.6 39.1 41.7
2713Solicitors2,006.50 1,814.20 1,900.30 36.9 34.3 35.5
2721Counsellors1,311.50 1,035.20 1,120.80 46.8 45.2 45.7
2722Ministers of Religion833.60 707.50 797.60 43.8 42.3 43.3
2723Psychologists1,761.90 1,598.30 1,633.40 48.4 43.4 44.5
2724Social Professionals1,244.90 0191,026.40 1,128.40 55.9 39.2 47
2725Social Workers1,215.10 1,304.50 1,287.20 43.3 44.1 43.9
2726Welfare, Recreation and Community Arts Workers855.60 1,050.00 1,000.30 39.2 43.2 42.2
3111Agricultural Technicians1,313.50 1,146.60 1,232.70 47.2 49 48.1
3112Medical Technicians1,211.20 783.30 886.90 47 40.4 42
3113Primary Products Inspectors1,611.10 854.40 1,149.80 50.1 45.4 47.2
3114Science Technicians1,393.40 1,088.20 1,290.00 39.6 40.8 40
3121Architectural, Building and Surveying Technicians1,842.50 1,388.60 1,791.10 42.8 42.3 42.8
3122Civil Engineering Draftspersons and Technicians1,583.40 1,242.10 1,521.00 38.7 39.5 38.8
3123Electrical Engineering Draftspersons and Technicians1,676.60 1,350.20 1,617.60 36.3 27.9 34.8
3124Electronic Engineering Draftspersons and Technicians 019 019 019 019 019 019
3125Mechanical Engineering Draftspersons and Technicians 0191,786.90 019 01937.8 019
3126Safety Inspectors 019 0191,892.10 019 01948
3129Other Building and Engineering Technicians2,601.70 2,334.30 2,580.40 44 42.6 43.9
3131ICT Support Technicians1,435.10 1,113.80 1,349.00 36.4 38.9 37.1
3132Telecommunications Technical Specialists 019 0192,308.20 019 01946.3
3211Automotive Electricians1,231.50 0191,231.50 36.1 01936.1
3212Motor Mechanics1,255.00 717.40 1,238.00 35.9 26.8 35.6
3221Metal Casting, Forging and Finishing Trades Workers 019 019 019 019 019 019
3222Sheetmetal Trades Workers 019 019 019 019 019 019
3223Structural Steel and Welding Trades Workers1,433.90 1,892.50 0191,436.00 35.8 52.4 35.9
3231Aircraft Maintenance Engineers 019 019 019 019 019 019
3232Metal Fitters and Machinists1,805.50 1,299.50 0191,795.10 40.8 29 40.6
3233Precision Metal Trades Workers 019 0191,476.40 019 01942.2
3234Toolmakers and Engineering Patternmakers 019 019 019 019 019 019
3241Panelbeaters1,032.00 0191,032.00 30.5 01930.5
3242Vehicle Body Builders and Trimmers 019 0191,390.90 019 01941.5
3243Vehicle Painters1,060.90 0191,060.90 35.5 01935.5
3311Bricklayers and Stonemasons1,182.30 0191,182.30 39.1 01939.1
3312Carpenters and Joiners 019 0191,324.40 019 01935
3322Painting Trades Workers 019 019 019 019 019 019
3331Glaziers937.60 019937.60 39.2 01939.2
3332Plasterers1,684.30 0191,684.30 42.2 01942.2
3333Roof Tilers980.00 019980.00 33.2 01933.2
3334Wall and Floor Tilers943.10 019943.10 31.8 01931.8
3341Plumbers 019 019 019 019 019 019
3411Electricians1,602.20 1,347.30 1,594.90 35.6 44 01935.8
3421Airconditioning and Refrigeration Mechanics 019 019 019 019 019 019
3422Electrical Distribution Trades Workers 019 0192,016.00 019 01936.5
3423Electronics Trades Workers1,342.00 1,065.70 0191,331.40 36.1 31.9 36
3424Telecommunications Trades Workers 019 0191,326.10 019 01939.1
3511Bakers and Pastrycooks927.30 729.70 896.80 44.2 31.7 42.3
3512Butchers and Smallgoods Makers 019 019 019 019 019 019
3513Chefs1,009.40 938.20 993.40 37.8 37.3 37.7
3514Cooks771.00 731.20 752.50 33.9 42.9 38.1
3611Animal Attendants and Trainers807.60 629.30 019684.10 33.1 28.8 30.1
3612Shearers 019 019 019 019 019 019
3613Veterinary Nurses 019 019755.90 019 01935.5
3621Florists 019433.80 019433.80 019 01930.5 30.5
3622Gardeners951.70 566.20 019919.30 41.9 35 41.3
3623Greenkeepers 019 0191,015.30 019 01940.5
3624Nurserypersons 019 019 019 019 019 019
3911Hairdressers849.90 660.40 690.50 29.6 30.2 30.1
3921Print Finishers and Screen Printers 019 019795.90 019 019 01943.9
3922Graphic Pre-press Trades Workers1,102.80 1,051.20 1,077.50 46.4 43.7 45.1
3923Printers1,399.80 1,063.70 1,329.30 45.7 37.2 43.9
3931Canvas and Leather Goods Makers 019 019 019 019 019 019
3932Clothing Trades Workers796.60 1,008.40 850.20 49.7 51.3 50.1
3933Upholsterers 019 019 019 019 019 019
3941Cabinetmakers 019 0191,115.10 019 01930.1
3942Wood Machinists and Other Wood Trades Workers 019 0191,021.70 019 019 01946.5
3991Boat Builders and Shipwrights1,148.40 019 0191,148.40 01944.7 01944.7
3992Chemical, Gas, Petroleum and Power Generation Plant Operators 019 0192,945.40 019 01944.8
3993Gallery, Library and Museum Technicians695.10 019797.20 760.20 45.3 48.2 47.1
3995Performing Arts Technicians972.80 1,044.80 986.70 37.3 35 36.8
3996Signwriters 019 019 019 019 019 019
3999Other Miscellaneous Technicians and Trades Workers1,136.70 744.90 894.90 41.1 33 36.1
4111Ambulance Officers and Paramedics1,973.50 1,603.60 1,815.80 43.6 35.7 40.2
4112Dental Hygienists, Technicians and Therapists1,255.30 0191,053.70 1,119.30 40.5 44.2 43
4113Diversional Therapists 019 019552.70 019 019 01950.5
4114Enrolled and Mothercraft Nurses1,027.50 970.40 980.20 44.5 46.1 45.8
4115Indigenous Health Workers 019 019 01944.5 019 019 019
4116Massage Therapists 019 019 019 019 019 019
4117Welfare Support Workers1,082.80 939.60 979.60 41.5 43.3 42.8
4211Child Carers456.80 657.10 647.60 28.3 34.3 34
4221Education Aides706.30 661.80 667.10 40.6 46.4 45.7
4231Aged and Disabled Carers748.30 686.40 697.40 47.5 46 46.3
4232Dental Assistants 019 019746.20 019 01930.7
4233Nursing Support and Personal Care Workers770.50 732.50 739.60 38.9 44.4 43.4
4234Special Care Workers 019 019 019 019 019 019
4311Bar Attendants and Baristas648.30 486.20 552.40 31.1 27.5 29
4312Cafe Workers409.10 416.20 414.20 26.1 32.2 30.6
4313Gaming Workers995.70 1,183.90 1,079.50 35 42.2 38.2
4314Hotel Service Managers1,079.80 994.70 1,026.20 29.9 43.3 38.3
4315Waiters510.60 455.50 470.00 26.6 27.8 27.5
4319Other Hospitality Workers320.70 019212.70 019284.00 01924.1 26.4 24.9
4412Fire and Emergency Workers1,628.70 1,820.30 1,642.30 43.3 41 43.1
4413Police1,943.50 1,535.20 1,851.70 39.9 37.3 39.3
4421Prison Officers1,589.80 1,473.10 1,552.50 44.6 44.9 44.7
4422Security Officers and Guards1,002.50 922.50 993.30 40.9 44.6 41.3
4511Beauty Therapists 019 019 019 019 019 019
4512Driving Instructors730.40 019 019 01952 019 019
4513Funeral Workers 019 019959.90 019 01943.7
4514Gallery, Museum and Tour Guides852.90 1,022.20 967.30 35.8 40 38.6
4515Personal Care Consultants 019 019 019 019 019 019
4516Tourism and Travel Advisers1,184.50 991.80 1,046.60 33.1 36.7 35.6
4517Travel Attendants1,335.50 1,152.70 1,222.60 43.3 36.8 39.3
4518Other Personal Service Workers659.00 584.90 019615.40 34.4 43.8 39.9
4521Fitness Instructors483.90 291.80 353.60 35.1 36.5 36.1
4522Outdoor Adventure Guides1,090.40 1,179.20 0191,110.60 37.8 26.9 35.3
4523Sports Coaches, Instructors and Officials581.00 299.70 399.10 31.2 31.5 31.4
4524Sportspersons951.90 357.50 818.80 24.8 26 25.1
5111Contract, Program and Project Administrators1,794.90 1,219.20 1,457.20 42.1 42.9 42.6
5121Office Managers1,523.20 1,114.80 1,195.70 41.6 44.7 44.1
5122Practice Managers1,795.90 1,444.60 1,469.60 52.8 46.2 46.6
5211Personal Assistants1,618.90 0191,294.80 1,311.00 36.1 41.1 40.8
5212Secretaries552.30 019854.60 842.10 28.8 45.1 44.5
5311General Clerks909.20 833.10 845.30 35.2 41.7 40.6
5321Keyboard Operators941.90 840.90 860.30 42.6 40.1 40.6
5411Call or Contact Centre Workers974.60 981.20 978.60 38.5 39.4 39.1
5412Information Officers1,043.10 1,031.30 1,034.90 39.4 38.4 38.7
5421Receptionists668.30 705.70 703.20 29.7 40.7 40
5511Accounting Clerks1,129.80 998.50 1,022.70 39.5 40.9 40.6
5512Bookkeepers629.90 019664.10 661.30 35.8 46.6 45.7
5513Payroll Clerks1,390.40 1,200.00 1,223.40 39.5 41.5 41.2
5521Bank Workers1,261.40 1,003.90 1,068.40 33.2 40.1 38.4
5522Credit and Loans Officers (Aus) Finance Clerks (NZ)1,433.20 1,203.60 1,296.70 41.9 39.8 40.6
5523Insurance, Money Market and Statistical Clerks996.40 1,049.50 1,032.90 46.1 39 41.2
5611Betting Clerks371.80 019388.90 382.50 51.6 54.6 53.5
5612Couriers and Postal Deliverers899.10 738.70 847.00 45 47 45.7
5613Filing and Registry Clerks1,161.50 988.40 1,036.70 45.4 40.4 41.8
5614Mail Sorters1,182.10 935.80 1,037.00 47.4 45.2 46.1
5615Survey Interviewers553.80 019 01945.1 019 019
5616Switchboard Operators605.50 019900.60 019760.80 01956.6 01961.4 01959.1
5619Other Clerical and Office Support Workers1,132.90 940.70 992.60 42 34.7 36.6
5911Purchasing and Supply Logistics Clerks1,280.40 1,084.40 1,176.40 42.8 37.7 40.1
5912Transport and Despatch Clerks1,466.10 1,321.80 1,421.20 40.7 41.2 40.9
5991Conveyancers and Legal Executives 019 019 019 019 019 019
5992Court and Legal Clerks1,396.00 1,041.10 1,090.50 44.3 40.9 41.4
5993Debt Collectors1,182.00 973.30 1,022.10 46.4 39.7 41.2
5994Human Resource Clerks1,518.60 1,150.80 1,245.80 39.1 41.7 41
5995Inspectors and Regulatory Officers1,443.50 1,189.50 1,314.80 45.5 43.4 44.4
5996Insurance Investigators, Loss Adjusters and Risk Surveyors1,337.30 1,637.30 1,426.50 44.2 38.5 42.5
5997Library Assistants574.30 019660.10 644.90 35.5 45.8 44
5999Other Miscellaneous Clerical and Administrative Workers1,171.20 1,081.90 1,121.40 43.5 40.5 41.9
6111Auctioneers, and Stock and Station Agents 019 0191,480.80 019 01949.7
6112Insurance Agents1,798.60 1,205.90 1,455.50 37.6 36.3 36.9
6113Sales Representatives1,437.50 1,218.90 1,347.80 43.1 37.6 40.8
6121Real Estate Sales Agents1,446.70 1,028.10 1,192.90 42.4 37.9 39.7
6211Sales Assistants (General)517.90 451.20 474.10 28.4 31.1 30.2
6212ICT Sales Assistants833.50 795.20 810.00 26.6 25.4 25.8
6213Motor Vehicle and Vehicle Parts Salespersons1,103.10 697.00 1,079.00 41.1 42.4 41.2
6214Pharmacy Sales Assistants 019 019495.00 019 01933.2
6215Retail Supervisors1,132.20 888.60 980.30 36.6 36.8 36.7
6216Service Station Attendants 019 019681.40 019 01938.3
6217Street Vendors and Related Salespersons 019 019 019 019 019 019
6219Other Sales Assistants and Salespersons1,045.90 943.50 0191,013.40 40.1 36 38.8
6311Checkout Operators and Office Cashiers495.50 421.10 445.90 25.7 32.4 30.1
6391Models and Sales Demonstrators 019 019 019 019 019 019
6392Retail and Wool Buyers1,860.10 1,835.10 1,845.50 42 36.4 38.7
6393Telemarketers778.30 743.70 757.70 37.1 37.8 37.5
6394Ticket Salespersons971.20 698.90 787.40 32.1 29 30
6395Visual Merchandisers 019 019974.10 019 01942
6399Other Sales Support Workers141.10 019571.80 019374.30 01925.2 25.8 25.6
7111Clay, Concrete, Glass and Stone Processing Machine Operators1,581.00 0191,581.00 36 01936
7112Industrial Spraypainters1,253.40 019 01940 019 019
7113Paper and Wood Processing Machine Operators940.10 984.90 946.50 34.7 43.6 35.9
7114Photographic Developers and Printers 019 019 019 019 019 019
7115Plastics and Rubber Production Machine Operators1,474.00 708.10 1,325.00 41.8 51.4 43.7
7116Sewing Machinists904.20 746.90 806.10 54.2 51.9 52.8
7117Textile and Footwear Production Machine Operators 019969.50 019 01952.5 019
7119Other Machine Operators1,157.40 795.90 1,062.30 42.6 46.1 43.5
7121Crane, Hoist and Lift Operators 019 019 019 019 019 019
7122Drillers, Miners and Shot Firers2,387.10 2,321.00 2,382.10 42.3 38.3 42
7123Engineering Production Workers1,253.10 862.30 0191,227.20 39.7 51.3 40.5
7129Other Stationary Plant Operators1,738.70 1,635.20 1,731.10 43.9 39.7 43.6
7211Agricultural, Forestry and Horticultural Plant Operators1,441.10 0191,441.10 38.1 01938.1
7212Earthmoving Plant Operators1,583.00 1,828.50 0191,588.50 43.7 36.8 43.5
7213Forklift Drivers1,302.20 1,590.40 1,316.10 43 44.9 43.1
7219Other Mobile Plant Operators 019 0191,440.90 019 01944.3
7311Automobile Drivers 019 019755.70 019 019 01952.5
7312Bus and Coach Drivers1,018.50 1,031.40 1,019.80 54.5 53.4 54.4
7313Train and Tram Drivers2,426.90 1,765.60 2,401.50 45.1 41.4 45
7321Delivery Drivers779.80 689.40 776.90 44.4 37.9 44.1
7331Truck Drivers1,384.80 1,412.60 1,385.80 46 43.8 45.9
7411Storepersons965.30 856.40 948.80 38.5 42.6 39.2
8111Car Detailers822.30 748.20 806.30 37.2 44 38.7
8112Commercial Cleaners647.80 463.50 549.30 41.9 45.8 44
8113Domestic Cleaners742.70 019356.50 385.00 41.7 01944.8 44.6
8114Housekeepers494.00 531.10 527.40 33 38.5 38
8115Laundry Workers906.70 598.00 721.10 41.4 49.9 46.5
8116Other Cleaners 019 019934.50 019 01938.9
8211Building and Plumbing Labourers1,382.90 1,095.10 1,375.60 35.4 34.1 35.4
8212Concreters 019 019 019 019 019 019
8213Fencers1,237.50 019 0191,237.50 01936.8 01936.8
8214Insulation and Home Improvement Installers 019 0191,363.90 019 01936.9
8215Paving and Surfacing Labourers 019 019 01935.7 019 019
8216Railway Track Workers 019 019 019 019 019 019
8217Structural Steel Construction Workers 019 0192,439.00 019 01934.3
8219Other Construction and Mining Labourers1,562.70 1,011.70 0191,548.10 35 44.3 01935.2
8311Food and Drink Factory Workers1,156.90 948.40 1,113.20 38 42.5 38.9
8312Meat Boners and Slicers, and Slaughterers1,305.40 996.60 1,287.30 37.5 29.4 37
8313Meat, Poultry and Seafood Process Workers932.80 794.10 906.80 40.2 47.3 41.6
8321Packers706.20 717.90 712.50 34.7 40.2 37.7
8322Product Assemblers989.50 841.00 938.10 42.5 44.2 43.1
8391Metal Engineering Process Workers 019 0191,061.50 019 01940
8392Plastics and Rubber Factory Workers 019 019893.50 019 01938.6
8393Product Quality Controllers1,231.60 1,030.10 1,144.60 44.8 48.2 46.2
8394Timber and Wood Process Workers 019 0191,013.10 019 01936.7
8399Other Factory Process Workers990.70 702.80 019934.30 34.9 46.3 37.2
8411Aquaculture Workers 019 019 019 019 019 019
8412Crop Farm Workers783.90 827.90 793.30 35.3 44.9 37.3
8413Forestry and Logging Workers498.80 019 019498.80 01934.6 01934.6
8414Garden and Nursery Labourers766.80 659.90 741.30 36.7 42.2 38
8415Livestock Farm Workers773.50 700.20 750.90 32.8 28.4 31.5
8416Mixed Crop and Livestock Farm Workers 019 019838.80 019 01924.7
8419Other Farm, Forestry and Garden Workers1,052.00 798.20 1,016.00 37 36.4 36.9
8511Fast Food Cooks306.10 396.40 019342.10 20.6 25.2 22.4
8512Food Trades Assistants691.70 560.80 646.90 28.4 29.6 28.8
8513Kitchenhands407.40 570.80 492.60 25.2 35 30.3
8911Freight and Furniture Handlers1,148.80 1,302.40 0191,156.50 43.2 43.2 43.2
8912Shelf Fillers 019 019 01923.9 30.7 26.7
8991Caretakers548.30 019960.00 019564.20 01952.1 40.8 51.6
8992Deck and Fishing Hands 019 0191,613.90 019 01943.6
8993Handypersons952.60 512.10 019931.30 46.7 39.6 46.3
8994Motor Vehicle Parts and Accessories Fitters 019 019 019 019 019 019
8995Printing Assistants and Table Workers721.70 019629.70 688.10 42.4 49.2 44.9
8996Recycling and Rubbish Collectors 019 019 019 019 019 019
8997Vending Machine Attendants496.60 609.60 560.50 37.4 50 44.5
8999Other Miscellaneous Labourers928.80 506.60 844.70 39 44.7 40.1

Source: Australian Bureau of Statistics 2016, Employee Earnings and Hours, Australia, May 2016, cat. no. 6306.0, https://www.abs.gov.au/AUSSTATS/[email protected]/Lookup/6306.0Main+Features1May%202016