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Salary and Benefits Survey 2016

Ai Group's Salary & Benefits Survey

Ai Group's comprehensive Salary & Benefits Survey 2016 report is now available!

The report provides and analyses current salary and remuneration data and trends across a broad range of industry sectors and non-award and award positions, and includes information on over 16,500 employees.

The survey report provides organisations with detailed information in an easy to read format to support HR policy, practices and strategy and to reach a balance between appropriately rewarding employees and achieving strategic business objectives.

The survey report provides organisations with detailed information in an easy to read format to support HR policy, practices and strategy and to reach a balance between appropriately rewarding employees and achieving strategic business objectives.

View sample data from the Survey Report.

What does the survey report cover?

  • Salary and benefits data on 217 jobs, including non-award and award positions, across 10 job families and multiple industry sectors;
  • Comprehensive salary information data sheets which include base salary and total remuneration rates incorporating the value of additional benefits and variable rewards, with mean, median and quartile ranges shown; Salary data by Industry Sector, Organisation size and location is also provided (where applicable data is provided);
  • Detailed job descriptions to assist in correctly matching job titles and identify appropriate market rates;
  • Summary of remuneration trends including a detailed analysis of benefits offered by organisations. Click here for a sample Provision of Employee Benefits 2014  sub-report;
  • Further benchmarking sub-reports, covering topics such as employee turnover, skill shortages, and salary movements; and
  • Summary of economic and labour market movements and forecasts, including key statistical indicators.

The survey report will assist you to:

  • Benchmark salaries against the market rate
  • Review employee benefits and reward programs
  • Design competitive remuneration packages
  • Reduce staff turnover
  • Attract new employees
  • Profile existing positions
  • Plan for new positions
  • Forecast and prepare budgets

Ai Group's comprehensive Salary and Benefits Survey 2016 has the most competitive prices in Australia for salary and benefits data, including additional important information to assist you with your recruitment and remuneration strategies..

Order your copy of the 2016 Survey Report now!

The survey report will assist you to:

  • Benchmark salaries against the market rate
  • Review employee benefits and reward programs
  • Design competitive remuneration packages
  • Reduce staff turnover
  • Attract new employees
  • Profile existing positions
  • Plan for new positions
  • Forecast and prepare budgets

If you have any questions regarding Ai Group's Salary & Benefits Survey or any of our other publications, please call our Publications Department on (03) 9867 0136 or email publications@aigroup.com.au.

The 2016 Survey Report provides organisations with detailed information in an easy to read format to support HR policy, practices and strategy and to reach a balance between appropriately rewarding employees and achieving strategic business objectives.

Salary data is represented across two comprehensive tables, providing detailed breakdowns on total remuneration, including benefits such as car allowances, discretionary superannuation, and bonuses, as well as important analysis of base and total remuneration by location, company size and industry sector (where applicable data is provided).

View sample data from the Survey Report.

Job Titles included in the Salary & Benefits Survey Report 2016

The Ai Group Salary & Benefits Survey 2016 Report includes 217 job titles as listed below. The Survey Report also includes detailed job descriptions to assist in correctly matching job titles and identify appropriate market rates.

SENIOR EXECUTIVE

CEO/MD - Domestic only
CEO/MD – inc. International
Divisional Manager
Area Manager (Region/Branch)
General Manager

 

BUILDING/CONSTRUCTION

Construction Project Manager
Construction Site Manager
Construction Site Foreperson/Supervisor
Quantity Surveyor/Estimator
Carpenter/Joiner - Construction
Plumber
Plumber Apprentice – Stage/Year 1 & 2

 

ENGINEERING/TECHNICAL/PROFESSIONAL

Composite
Engineering Manager  (Composite)
Senior Professional Engineer   (Composite)
Professional Engineer   (Composite)
Graduate Engineer  (Composite)
Senior Draftsperson  (Composite)
Draftsperson  (Composite)
Electrical
Engineering Manager  (Electrical)
Senior Professional Engineer (Electrical)
Professional Engineer (Electrical)
Graduate Engineer (Electrical)
Technician (Electrical)
Senior Electrical Engineering Draftsperson
Electrical Engineering Draftsperson
Electronic
Engineering Manager (Electronic)
Senior Professional Engineer (Electronic)
Professional Engineer (Electronic)
Technician (Electronic)
Mechanical
Engineering Manager (Mechanical)
Senior Professional Engineer (Mechanical)
Professional Engineer  (Mechanical)
Graduate Engineer (Mechanical)
Technician (Mechanical)
Mechanical Engineering Draftsperson
Senior/Chemist/Laboratory
Chief Chemist
Professional Chemist
Graduate Chemist
Senior Professional Scientist
Professional Scientist
Graduate Scientist
Metallurgist
Laboratory Manager
Senior Laboratory Worker
Laboratory Worker
Other
Senior Professional Engineer (Mining)
Graduate Engineer (Mining)
Licensed Aircraft Maintenance Engineer - Grade 1
Plant Engineer
Product Development Manager
Product Development Specialist/Coordinator
Quality Assurance Manager
Senior Quality Assurance Officer
Quality Assurance Officer
Materials Technician
Technical Officer (Other)
Senior Draftsperson (Other)
Draftsperson (Other)

 

MANUFACTURING AND PRODUCTION

Site/Plant Manager
Manufacturing/Production Manager
Manufacturing/Production Supervisor
Senior Production Planner
Production Planner
Production Planner assistant
Production Worker
Maintenance Supervisor
Boilermaker (Special Class)
Boilermaker
Boilermaker Apprentice – Stage/Year 1
Boilermaker Apprentice – Stage/Year 2
Boilermaker Apprentice – Stage/Year 3
Boilermaker Apprentice – Stage/Year 4
Electrician (Special Class)
Electrician
Electrician Apprentice – Stage/Year 1
Electrician Apprentice – Stage/Year 2
Electrician Apprentice – Stage/Year 3
Electrician Apprentice – Stage/Year 4
Fitter (Special Class)
Fitter
Fitter Apprentice – Stage/Year 1
Fitter Apprentice – Stage/Year 2
Fitter Apprentice – Stage/Year 3
Fitter Apprentice – Stage/Year 4
Machine Setter
Machinist (First Class)
Toolmaker
Toolmaker Apprentice – Stage/Year 1, 2 & 4
Metal Trades Assistant
Machine Operator
Sheetmetal Worker
Sheetmetal Worker (Second Class)
Welder (Special Class)
Welder
Welder Apprentice – Stage/Year 2 & 3
Auto Electrician
Auto Electrician Apprentice – Stage/Year 1 & 4
Vehicle Body Maker
Diesel Mechanic
Diesel Mechanic Apprentice – Stage/Year 1
Motor Mechanic Apprentice – Stage/Year 1, 3 & 4
Refrigeration and Air-conditioning Mechanic
Refrigeration & Air-conditioning Mechanic Apprentice – Stage/Year 1- 4
Forklift Drivers (Manufacturing/Production/Distribution)
Packer

 

PURCHASING/DISTRIBUTION

Purchasing/Procurement Manager
Purchasing/Procurement Supervisor
Purchasing/Procurement Officer
Logistics/Supply Manager
Logistics/Supply Supervisor
Logistics/Supply Officer
Import/Export Clerk
Stores/Warehouse Manager
Stores/Warehouse Supervisor
Stores/Warehouse Person
Delivery Drivers - heavy vehicles
Delivery Drivers - light vehicles

ADMINISTRATION

Administration Manager
Administration Team Leader
Facilities Manager
Office Manager
Executive Assistant to CEO
Executive Assistant
Personal/Team Assistant
Administration Assistant/Officer
Receptionist/Telephone Operator
Document Controller
Data Entry Operator

 

FINANCE-ACCOUNTING

Chief Financial Officer
Chief Accountant
Management Accounting Manager
Management Accountant
Financial Controller/Finance Manager
Branch/State/Division Accountant
Senior Accountant
Accountant/Financial Accountant
Assistant Accountant
Taxation Manager
Treasury Manager
Treasury Accountant
Cost Accountant
Internal Audit Manager
Internal Auditor
Credit Control Manager
Credit Controller
Financial/Business Analyst
Bookkeeper
Accounts Payable Officer
Accounts Receivable Officer

 

HR/IR/LEGAL/OHS

General/Corporate Counsel
HR Director/General Manager
HR Manager
HR Adviser/Generalist
HR Administrator/Coordinator
Remuneration and Benefits Specialist
Recruitment Officer (internal)
Change Manager
Industrial/Employee Relations Manager
Industrial/Employee Relations Adviser
Learning & Development Manager
Learning & Development Facilitator/Trainer
OHS Manager
OHS Officer
Return To Work Officer
Payroll Manager
Payroll Officer

 

INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY

Project Manager (IT)<
Database Manager
Database Administrator/Developer
Infrastructure/Network Manager
Infrastructure  Developer / Network Engineer
Infrastructure/Network Support
Quality Manager
Quality Analyst
IT Helpdesk Manager
IT Help Desk  Supervisor/Team Leader
IT Help Desk Operator
Software/Applications Manager
Software/Applications Developer
Software /Applications Programmer
Business Systems Analyst

 

MARKETING/SALES

Marketing
Communications/PR Manager
Communications/PR Consultant
Brand Manager
Marketing Director
Marketing Manager
Marketing Assistant
Pricing Analyst
Graphic Designer
Sales
Account Executive
Account Manager
Business Development Director
Business Development Manager
Business Development Analyst
Call Centre Team Leader / Supervisor
Call Centre Operator/Representative
Customer Service Manager
Customer Service Supervisor/Team Leader
Customer Service Officer
Retail Manager - Regional
Retail Manager - Store
Retail Supervisor
Retail Sales Assistant
Sales Director/National Sales manager
Sales Manager (General)
Sales Manager (Technical)
Sales Coordinator (General)
Sales Coordinator (Technical)
Sales Supervisor
Sales Rep (Composite)
Sales Rep (Industrial Products)
Sales Rep (other)
Technical Sales Rep

If you have any questions regarding Ai Group's Salary & Benefits Survey or any of our other publications, please call our Publications Department on (03) 9867 0136 or email publications@aigroup.com.au.

Ai Group's comprehensive Salary and Benefits Survey report has the most competitive prices in Australia for salary and benefits data, including additional important information to assist you with your recruitment and remuneration strategies.

Feedback from purchasers of the Survey Report:

A great new product from Ai Group - very well done. I find the detailed position descriptions really useful.
The format and layout of the [Survey Report] is great - very user friendly.
The salary data within the survey is meaningful and reflects the market accurately. The inclusion of position descriptions is a great addition and has been very useful in us aligning our position descriptions to market positions.









The Australian Industry Group Salary & Benefits Survey Report 2016 Prices

The cost of the report is dependent on whether you are a member or non-member of Ai Group, or if you contributed towards the salary survey. Please refer to table below for the different costs.

Order your copy of the Survey Report online now or by completing an  order form.

Individual Salary Data Sheets

To make it easier for those organisations that may only be after data for one or two positions Individual salary data sheets now are also available for purchase. For prices please refer to the table below.

Individual Salary Data Sheets can only be purchased by completing the following order form.

2016 Survey Report Prices
  Member Non-Member
Standard rate1    
- Contributor $740 $1,145
- Non-contributor $1,360 $2,200
     
Standard SME Rate2  

 

- Contributor SME3 $480 Available to members only
- Non-contributor SME $949 Available to members only
     
Further contribution discounts    
- Provided 50+ salary information data sets 4 (10% discount) $666 $1,030.50
- Provided 100+ salary information data sets4 (20% discount) $592 $916
- Provided 250+ salary information data sets4 (30% discount) $518 $801.50
     
Individual Salary Data Sheets - Contributor Rates
  Member Non-Member
- Standard Contributor 3 $99 $149
- Provided 50+ salary information data sets4 $89 $134.10
- Provided 100+ salary information data sets4 $79 $119.20
- Provided 250+ salary information data sets4 $69.30 $104.30
     
Individual Salary Data Sheets - Non-contributor Rates
  Member Non-Member
Non-Contributor $149 $219

1Conditions for qualification of the standard contributor rate - at least 20 salary information data sets must have been submitted for the 2015 Survey Report contribution period (1 Feb 2016 – 8 April 2016).
2The SME rate is available to members only. To further qualify for the SME rate a company must have 50 or less employees.
3Conditions for qualification of the SME contributor rate - at least 10 salary information data sets must be submitted for the 2015 Survey Report contribution period (1 Feb 2016 – 8 April 2016).
4A salary information data set is either one job title reflecting the salary and benefits information of a single employee or one job title reflecting the salary and benefits information of a group of employees who all receive the same remuneration.

Ai Group's comprehensive Salary and Benefits Survey report has the most competitive prices in Australia for salary and benefits data, including additional important information to assist you with your recruitment and remuneration strategies.

Feedback from purchasers of the Survey Report:

A great new product from Ai Group - very well done. I find the detailed position descriptions really useful.

The format and layout of the [Survey Report] is great - very user friendly.

The salary data within the survey is meaningful and reflects the market accurately. The inclusion of position descriptions is a great addition and has been very useful in us aligning our position descriptions to market positions.

The participation period for the 2016 Salary & Benefits Survey has now closed and the Survey Report has now been released.

Thank you to those that contributed data to the Survey.

If you would like to contribute to the 2017 Salary Survey please click here to register your interest and we will let you know when the participation period is open.