These Are The Ten Highest Paying Jobs In Australia

2016-07-06 01:58:23Z
Nic Holland
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Data from the ATO’s annual Taxation Statistics report has revealed the top ten jobs in each Aussie state based on average taxable income. Surgeons, Anaesthetics and Specialists Physicians were the top paid professions across the country.

What’s in the top ten in your state?

Note: the salaries listed are the average income of each profession, and of course this can vary.

Australian Capital Territory

  1. Surgeons: $331,793
  2. Anaesthetists: $319,942
  3. Specialist Physicians: $279,183
  4. Psychiatrists: $220,642
  5. Judicial and Other Legal Professionals: $199,254
  6. Other Medical Practitioners: $182,570
  7. Dental Practitioners: $173,676
  8. Financial Dealers: $148,877
  9. Chemists, and Food and Wine Scientists: $148,035
  10. Chief Executives and Managing Directors: $139,545

New South Wales

  1. Surgeons: $304,398
  2. Anaesthetists: $303,253
  3. Financial Dealers: $285,007
  4. Specialist Physicians: $266,906
  5. Judicial and Other Legal Professionals: $216,049
  6. Psychiatrists: $200,646
  7. Chief Executives and Managing Directors: $184,624
  8. Other Medical Practitioners: $170,835
  9. Finance Managers: $155,873
  10. Economists: $153,580

Northern Territory

  1. Surgeons: $449,330
  2. Anaesthetists: $327,049
  3. Specialist Physicians: $224,485
  4. Judicial and Other Legal Professionals: $224,043
  5. Psychiatrists: $220,620
  6. Dental Practitioners: $185,124
  7. Other Medical Practitioners: $174,026
  8. Mining Engineers: $170,232
  9. Chemical and Materials Engineers: $169,780
  10. Engineering Managers: $167,300

Queensland

  1. Surgeons: $427,543
  2. Anaesthetists: $362,538
  3. Specialist Physicians: $319,014
  4. Psychiatrists: $217,455
  5. Judicial and Other Legal Professionals: $202,416
  6. Other Medical Practitioners: $195,345
  7. Mining Engineers: $165,804
  8. Engineering Managers: $159,113
  9. Generalist Medical Practitioners: $146,641
  10. Financial Dealers: $145,258

South Australia

  1. Surgeons: $363,964
  2. Anaesthetists: $329,104
  3. Specialist Physicians: $303,047
  4. Psychiatrists: $212,332
  5. Judicial and Other Legal Professionals: $199,940
  6. Other Medical Practitioners: $177,344
  7. Mining Engineers: $156,016
  8. Financial Dealers: $148,348
  9. Generalist Medical Practitioners: $142,085
  10. Chief Executives and Managing Directors: $139,062

Tasmania

  1. Surgeons: $431,322
  2. Specialist Physicians: $298,327
  3. Anaesthetists: $276,791
  4. Judicial and Other Legal Professionals: $214,661
  5. Other Medical Practitioners: $199,219
  6. Psychiatrists: $196,401
  7. Dental Practitioners: $176,524
  8. Mining Engineers: $142,027
  9. Generalist Medical Practitioners: $139,704
  10. Consultant – financial investment: $134,559

Victoria

  1. Surgeons: $368,863
  2. Anaesthetists: $335,907
  3. Specialist Physicians: $249,395
  4. Financial Dealers: $201,466
  5. Judicial and Other Legal Professionals: $200,822
  6. Other Medical Practitioners: $178,208
  7. Psychiatrists: $168,336
  8. Chief Executives and Managing Directors: $164,008
  9. Mining Engineers: $150,635
  10. Economists: $139,808

Western Australia

  1. Surgeons: $475,058
  2. Anaesthetists: $350,341
  3. Specialist Physicians: $322,402
  4. Psychiatrists: $237,756
  5. Medical Practitioners – type not specified: $234,856
  6. Other Medical Practitioners: $212,750
  7. Engineering Managers: $201,359
  8. Mining Engineers: $185,800
  9. Chief Executives and Managing Directors: $185,281
  10. Judicial and Other Legal Professionals: $183,958
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