Australian advertised salaries grew by 3.9% in September, with Western Australia (5.9%) and Tasmania (4.6%) the biggest contributors to the growth. Western Australia also posted the top average advertised state salary of $89,216.
Almost every industry experienced salary growth in September. Mining, Resources & Energy experienced the highest year-on-year salary growth at 9.8% followed by the Legal industry, which recorded 6.7% year-on-year growth. Science & Technology was the only industry to record a decline of 0.1% compared to the same time last year.
The top average annual salary was recorded in Mining, Resources & Energy ($122,123).