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Teacher salary in Australia

How much does a Teacher make in Australia?

Average base salary


The average salary for a teacher is $61,952 per year in Australia. 862 salaries reported, updated at 4 February 2023

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Top companies for Teachers in Australia

  1. NSW Department of Education
    120 reviews46 salaries reported
    $113,265per year
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Highest paying cities near Australia for Teachers

  1. Canberra ACT
    $129,418 per year
    71 salaries reported
  2. Perth WA
    $106,367 per year
    14 salaries reported
  3. Brisbane QLD
    $95,190 per year
    29 salaries reported
  1. Wollongong NSW
    $93,899 per year
    5 salaries reported
  2. Melbourne VIC
    $92,679 per year
    97 salaries reported
  3. St Albans VIC
    $88,185 per year
    7 salaries reported
  1. Adelaide SA
    $86,361 per year
    13 salaries reported
  2. Sydney NSW
    $74,739 per year
    35 salaries reported
  3. Cairns QLD
    $55,771 per year
    6 salaries reported
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Where can a Teacher earn more?

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