CEO

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Median Average:
$117,972
CEO in Australia median base salary $117,972/yr. Information is based on 111 CEO jobs advertised between December 2020 and December 2021.
How much do CEO earn in Australia? The average salary of CEO is $117,972 in Australia
$117,972 /yr
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Average $117,972
Range $120K - $130K
Last updated December 03 2021
The average pay range for CEO is between $120K and $130K. Salaries vary from a low of $70K up to $180K per year. The average number of CEO roles advertised per month is 11 in Australia between December 2020 and December 2021.
What are the most common skills required to be a CEO? The most common skills required for a CEO are:
Administration Administration Budgets Advertising Building Administration Art Building Compliance Accreditation Building Conferences Accountability Administration Budgets Accountability Accounting Accreditation Administration Advertising Art Audit Biodiversity Budgets Building Campaigns Cement Childcare Compliance Confidentiality
See all 30 skills

These skills are most commonly found in CEO job advertisements and position descriptions.

Last updated November 30 2021
Which recruitment agencies have the largest number of PA, EA & Secretaries roles in Australia?
See which recruitment agencies advertise the most PA, EA & Secretaries roles. See what salaries they paid for PA, EA & Secretaries in Australia. See how they compare to the average PA, EA & Secretaries salary of $117,972.
Deloitte
Sydney (63%), Melbourne (17%), Brisbane (13%), Canberra (7%)
317

$52K-$83K

(($50,253))

$52K-$83K
(($50,253))
Page Personnel Office Support
Canberra (84%), Sydney (11%), Melbourne (5%)
313

$68K-$87K

(($40,124))

$68K-$87K
(($40,124))
Hudson - Business Support
Canberra (88%), Perth (10%), Melbourne (2%)
274

$76K-$97K

(($31,116))

$76K-$97K
(($31,116))
Commonwealth Bank - Business & Private Banking
Sydney (53%), Brisbane (38%), Melbourne (30%), Townsville (16%) +2 others
269

$101K-$175K

($20,357)

$101K-$175K
($20,357)
The University of Melbourne
Melbourne (100%)
269

$70K-$93K

(($36,070))

$70K-$93K
(($36,070))
Last Updated December 04 2021
How many years does it take to become a CEO?
Most candidates undertake an average of 8 years Administration & Office Support prior to being appointed as a CEO.
Average Administration & Office Support required to become a CEO
Last updated November 30 2021
Most candidates have on average 10 years working experience prior to becoming a CEO.
Average Administration & Office Support required to become a CEO
Last updated November 30 2021
Where are CEO in Australia sourced from?
CEO are sourced from
these companies
Cash Services Australia
Clemenger Consulting
DXC Technology
Father Bob Maguire Foundation
Georges River 16ft Sailing Club
CEO are sourced in Australia are most likely to be sourced from these schools
TAFE
RMIT University
University of New South Wales
University of Sydney
Victoria University
Last updated December 04 2021
Where are most CEO roles located in Australia?
Sydney 38 / 32%
Melbourne 34 / 29%
Canberra 12 / 10%
Perth 9 / 8%
Brisbane 4 / 3%
Last updated November 27 2021
Which locations in Australia pay the most for CEO?
Gold Coast ($185K)
Townsville ($185K)
Darwin ($161K)
Wollongong ($151K)
Albury ($150K)
Last updated November 27 2021