Project Manager Salary in Australia

AU$117,800
per year
per month
AU$9,820
per month
per year
Bonus
AU$10,640/year
Profit Sharing
AU$1,530/year
Bonus
AU$890/month
Profit Sharing
AU$130/month

Project Manager - Average Salary

The average salary for a Project Manager is AU$117,800 per year (AU$9,820 per month), which is AU$52,440 (+80%) higher than the national average salary in Australia.
A Project Manager can expect an average starting salary of AU$67,200. The highest salaries can exceed AU$200,000.
AU$67,200
Low
AU$117,800
Average
AU$200,000
High
AU$5,600
Low
AU$9,820
Average
AU$16,670
High
Total compensation includes salary, bonus and profit sharing.
AU$0
AU$125,200
AU$250,400
Base SalaryAU$67,200 - 200,000
BonusAU$5,470 - 27,600
Profit SharingAU$0 - 22,800
Total CompensationAU$72,670 - 250,400
AU$0
AU$10,440
AU$20,870
Base SalaryAU$5,600 - 16,670
BonusAU$460 - 2,300
Profit SharingAU$0 - 1,900
Total CompensationAU$6,060 - 20,870

Project Manager Salary - Distribution

Low
AU$67,200
Average
AU$117,800
Senior
AU$146,000
High
AU$200,000
Low
AU$5,600
Average
AU$9,820
Senior
AU$12,170
High
AU$16,670
Among project managers, Junior Project Managers tend to have the lowest salaries, while more experienced workers like Senior Project Managers enjoy the highest salaries.

Project Manager - Salary Differences

JobSalaryDifference
Senior Project ManagerAU$146K/year
+24% 
Engineering Project ManagerAU$132K/year
+12% 
Construction Project ManagerAU$121K/year
+3% 
Junior Project ManagerAU$81K/year
 -31%
Graduate Project ManagerAU$73K/year
 -38%

Project Manager - Pay by Experience Level

An entry level Project Manager with less than three years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of AU$72,670. A mid career Project Manager with 4-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of AU$112,800, while a senior Project Manager with 10-20 years of experience makes on average AU$146,000. Project managers with more than 20 years of experience earn AU$162,400 on average.

How Work Experience Affects the Salary of a Project Manager

Late Career▲ +38%
Senior▲ +24%
Average SalaryAU$117,800/year
Mid Career▼ -4%
Entry Level▼ -38%

Gender Breakdown

Female
35%
Male
65%

Project Manager - Jobs by Location

Project Manager - Related Salaries

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