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Australia’s Top 10 salary gains in 2019

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According to SEEK Salary Review, the biggest gainer in terms of salary hike in 2019 was the industry of Insurance and Superannuation. With $98,796 in 2018-19, this industry registered a growth of 46% percent.

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According to SEEK Salary Review, Top 10 best performing salaries in Australia in 2019 were:

Rank in 2019

Industry Role Type 2018-2019

% Growth


Insurance & Superannuation Superannuation $98,796



Science & Technology Mathematics, Statistics & Information Sciences $118,937 44%


Education & Training Teaching Aides & Special Needs $66,907



Design & Architecture Web & Interaction Design $103,321



Education & Training Teaching – Primary $84,521



Science & Technology Biotechnology & Genetics $92,466



Community Services & Development Aged & Disability Support $71,545



Farming, Animals & Conservation Horticulture $68,522



Trades & Services Carpentry & Cabinet Making $68,076


10 Education & Training Teaching – Secondary $87,934 29%

Superannuation, commonly called the company pension plan, took the Top Spot with a rise of 46%. As per the Association of Superannuation Funds of Australia, superannuation assets in Australia grew to $2.8 trillion by end of March 2019 quarter.

8 among the 20 fastest-rising salaries were in health and education. These included, among others – teachers and carers in all age groups, from preschool to secondary school; and people working in child welfare, disability support, aged care, and youth and family services.

As the population grows and ages, Australia has witnessed consistent year-on-year growth in demand for people in Healthcare and Education.

Today, Healthcare and Education combined are the largest employers in Australia.

Taking up 3 of the Top 20 places are careers in Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics [STEM]. The Australian government considers high-quality STEM education to be critically important for current as well as future productivity.

SEEK tracks more than 350 role types.

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