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Arm yourself with vital salary information in the war for talent.

For over fifty years, hundreds of businesses and managers like you have had insight like no other to attract and retain the right talent. AIM has delivered unbiased and up-to-date Australian salary information via our National Salary Survey (NSS). Collecting data from 25,000 employees across Australia, we profile a wide range of business sectors and positions – so you have an edge in the battle for quality employees.

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The National Salary Survey –
a must-have for decision-makers.

Whether you’re a HR manager or CEO, it’s vital to stay up-to-date on Australian wages and current market trends to keep a highly engaged and high performing pool of talent. Access detailed information on average wages in Australia across a broad range of industries.

Salary guides help develop packages and policies

Confidently offer salary packages that are both cost-effective and competitive and develop engaging HR policies and practices.

Get it right every time with our comprehensive salary survey data

Avoid over or underpaying staff while confidently setting salary increases with robust pay movement and forecast data.

Utilising salary survey data helps improve employee happiness

Improve staff performance and boost staff engagement within your organisation.

Save time and money by making use of salary survey data

Retain quality staff longer while avoiding the cost of high staff turnover.

Comprehensive and reliable salary guides

Strike the right remuneration balance across your organisation.

What sets our salary survey apart?

Not only has AIM led the way in delivering salary survey data for many years, we continue to develop our offering to deliver greater value.

250+ position titles to benchmark

Detailed position descriptions, easy to read summary tables, salary figures drilled down by $ turnover, number of employees, location and industry.

Pinpoint relevant data.

Click here to see how easy it is to use our online data drill-down tool to isolate data that’s relevant to your organisation, industry and location.

Keep your staff engaged.

Find out what others are doing to keep their key staff by using relevant HR Trends and Forecasts data.

Easy access.

Access the NSS data online from anywhere and keep the hard copy as an easy to reach reference on your desk.

Additional insights.

Receive additional reports throughout the year as part of your National Salary Survey package:

  • AIM Staff Retention Report: benchmark your staff turnover rates against state, industry and organisation size averages and discover strategies that you can implement to keep talented staff.
  • AIM Gender Pay report:  ensure pay equity in your organisation, give potential candidates another reason to choose you over your competitors and help fight the gender bias.


competitive pricing

We want to make the National Salary Survey accessible to all businesses, and have priced it accordingly.

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Be rewarded for playing your part.

We rely on business to provide data for the NSS. Become a contributor, help maintain this valuable industry resource and purchase the survey at a reduced rate.