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School teacher salary in Australia

How much does a School Teacher make in Australia?

Average base salary


The average salary for a school teacher is $144,829 per year in Australia. 157 salaries reported, updated at 27 November 2023

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Top companies for School Teachers in Australia

  1. University of Sydney
    169 reviews280 salaries reported
    $260,338per year
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Highest paying cities near Australia for School Teachers

  1. Sydney NSW
    $259,326 per year
    281 salaries reported
  2. Melbourne VIC
    $139,979 per year
    10 salaries reported
  3. Brisbane QLD
    $105,221 per year
    6 salaries reported
  1. Port Augusta SA
    $94,162 per year
    8 salaries reported
  2. Illawarra NSW
    $91,171 per year
    8 salaries reported
  3. Kadina SA
    $90,647 per year
    8 salaries reported
  1. Indulkana SA
    $90,096 per year
    7 salaries reported
  2. Amata SA
    $90,096 per year
    14 salaries reported
  3. Mimili SA
    $89,401 per year
    21 salaries reported
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Where can a School Teacher earn more?

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