Executive Remuneration

As a Commonwealth Entity we provide an annual update on the remuneration paid to the executives in the Department. Details for the 2017-18 reporting period are outlined in the table(s) below.

Table A includes the average annual reportable remuneration paid to substantive executives during the reporting period.

Table B includes details for other staff whose reportable remuneration was $200,001 or more for the financial period and were not deployed outside of Australia during the reporting period.

Table A: Average annual reportable remuneration paid to substantive executives during the reporting period
Total remuneration Executives No.  Average Reportable Salary ($) Average Contributed superannuation ($) Average Allowances ($) Average bonus paid ($) Average Total remuneration ($)
$200,000 and less 51 $91,491.77 $13,949.11 - - $105,440.88
$200,001 to $225,000 19 $187,597.76 $27,450.61 - - $215,048.37
$225,001 to $250,000 29 $203,353.49 $31,277.06 - - $234,630.56
$250,001 to $275,000 22 $223,400.07 $35,795.61 - - $259,195.68
$275,001 to $300,000 7 $254,038.69 $37,307.30 - - $291,345.99
$300,001 to $325,000 10 $269,265.06 $43,355.78 - - $312,620.84
$325,001 to $350,000 1 $285,156.06 $44,398.16 - - $329,554.22
$350,001 to $375,000 1 $305,654.68 $50,516.92 - - $356,171.60
$375,001 to $400,000 3 $349,922.33 $42,339.13 - - $392,261.47
$400,001 to $425,000 1 $350,289.16 $59,558.34 - - $409,847.50
$425,001 to $450,000 1 $379,700.31 $64,724.66 - - $444,424.97
$450,001 to $475,000 3 $411,181.99 $46,655.79 - - $457,837.79
$875,001 to $900,000 1 $843,608.82 $32,473.25 - - $876,082.07

Total Executives: 149

The table includes Executives who have ceased during the period or are inoperative. The table does not include secondees who are represented in their home agency’s reporting table.

31 July 2018

Table B: Not applicable.

Under the Privacy Act 1988 an individual’s remuneration information is personal information. For the purposes of disclosure, where an individual could reasonably be identified (for example, where there is only one or a small number of people in a salary range) an individual is required to provide consent for their remuneration to be published.

Information about the Secretary's remuneration can found on the Secretaries' Remuneration page.

Executive Remuneration for the reporting period 2016-17 can be found here.