Australia's top 10 highest paying jobs
Nearly 4,000 Australians work in this profession, and they top the earnings bracket with an average taxable income of $394,866.
There are over 3,000 anesthetists nationwide, and they earn an average taxable wage of $367,343.
- Internal Medicine Specialists
Over 8,500 employees in this occupation earn approximately $299,378 each year.
- Financial Dealers
Roughly 4,500 Australians work as financial dealers, and they earn an approximate taxable income of $261,008.
There are approximately 2,800 employees in Australia, who earn an average taxable income of $216,075.
- Other Medical Practitioners
This profession employs over 28,000 Australians, who earn approximately $204,387.
- Judicial and Other Legal Professionals
The legal industry is just over 3,500 strong in Australia, and workers in this cluster of professions earn an average taxable income of $195,703.
- Mining Engineers
Australia is home to over 8,000 mining engineers, who earn a taxable wage of $167,345.
- CEO and Managing Directors
There are over 174,000 workers in the higher echelons of executive management, who earn an average income of $157,643.
- Engineering Managers
There are over 25,000 engineering managers in Australia, and they earn an average taxable income of $147,451.