Researcher Salaries in Australia

Updated 17 Aug 2022
$89,954 /yr
Average Base Pay

290 salaries

$49K

Low

$90K

Average

$130K

High

Additional Cash Compensation
Average$20,000Range$2,000 - $260,000

How much does a Researcher make? The national average salary for a Researcher is $89,954 in Australia. Filter by location to see Researcher salaries in your area. Salary estimates are based on 290 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by Researcher employees.

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University of Sydney
4.2

University of Sydney

Researcher

$90,000

 /yr
Range: $40K - $200K
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$40K

$200K

$40,000 - $200,000 Range

University of New South Wales
4.2

University of New South Wales

Researcher

$88,629

 /yr
Range: $27K - $180K

$27K

$180K

$26,532 - $180,000 Range

Monash University
4.2

Monash University

Researcher

$80,130

 /yr
Range: $30K - $112K

$30K

$112K

$30,000 - $112,000 Range

Women's Health West
3.1

Women's Health West

Researcher

$61,329

 /yr
Range: $57K - $64K

$57K

$64K

$56,893 - $64,149 Range

University of Melbourne
4.3

University of Melbourne

Researcher

$78,600

 /yr
Range: $27K - $120K

$27K

$120K

$27,040 - $120,000 Range

NICTA
4.0

NICTA

Researcher

$103,721

 /yr
Range: $100K - $148K

$100K

$148K

$100,225 - $148,310 Range

University of Queensland
4.2

University of Queensland

Researcher

$84,615

 /yr
Range: $70K - $114K

$70K

$114K

$70,387 - $114,084 Range

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Australian National University
4.2

Australian National University

Researcher

$89,339

 /yr
Range: $40K - $98K

$40K

$98K

$40,000 - $98,000 Range

The University of Adelaide
3.7

The University of Adelaide

Researcher

$96,332

 /yr
Range: $10K - $108K

$10K

$108K

$10,456 - $108,000 Range

Monash University
4.2

Monash University

Researcher - Contractor

$82,500

 /yr
Range: $30K - $100K

$30K

$100K

$30,000 - $100,000 Range

Royal Melbourne Institute Of Technology
4.0

Royal Melbourne Institute Of Technology

Researcher

$86,520

 /yr
Range: $30K - $130K

$30K

$130K

$30,000 - $130,000 Range

UNSW Global
4.1

UNSW Global

Researcher

$43,373

 /yr
Range: $28K - $95K

$28K

$95K

$27,611 - $95,000 Range

Swinburne University of Technology
4.2

Swinburne University of Technology

Researcher

$28,000

 /yr
Range: $27K - $100K

$27K

$100K

$27,000 - $100,000 Range

Macquarie University
3.9

Macquarie University

Researcher

$94,000

 /yr
Range: $80K - $100K

$80K

$100K

$80,000 - $100,000 Range

University of South Australia
4.3

University of South Australia

Researcher

$78,519

 /yr
Range: $40K - $95K

$40K

$95K

$40,000 - $95,000 Range

Western Sydney University
4.2

Western Sydney University

Researcher

$89,441

 /yr
Range: $85K - $100K

$85K

$100K

$85,000 - $100,258 Range

QUT
4.2

QUT

Researcher

$87,233

 /yr
Range: $70K - $100K

$70K

$100K

$70,000 - $100,000 Range

Commonwealth Scientific and Industrial Research Organisation
3.8

$72K

$140K

$71,500 - $140,000 Range

University of Technology Sydney
4.2

University of Technology Sydney

Researcher

$82,424

 /yr
Range: $68K - $95K

$68K

$95K

$68,000 - $94,847 Range

Optiver
4.0

Optiver

Researcher

$91,000

 /yr
Range: $90K - $110K

$90K

$110K

$90,000 - $110,000 Range

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Frequently asked questions about a Researcher salaries

The national average salary for a Researcher is $89,954 per year in Australia. Filter by location to see a Researcher salaries in your area. Salaries estimates are based on 290 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by a Researcher employees.

The highest salary for a Researcher in Australia is $129,898 per year.

The lowest salary for a Researcher in Australia is $48,713 per year.

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