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Table B.36: Other highly paid staff - Australian Defence Force remuneration, 2019-20

Short-term benefits

Post-employment benefits

Other long-term benefits

Termination benefits

Total remuneration

Remuneration band

Number of highly paid ADF personnel

Average base salary ($)

Average bonuses ($)

Average other benefits and allowances ($)1

Average superannuation contributions ($)

Average long service leave ($)

Average other long-term benefits ($)

Average termination benefits ($)

Average total remuneration ($)

$225,001 - $245,000

1,517

134,566

12,498

33,790

48,333

4,548

0

658

234,394

$245,001 - $270,000

1,170

143,684

14,745

42,124

51,105

4,915

0

548

257,122

$270,001 - $295,000

575

155,830

15,527

49,006

54,375

5,264

0

434

280,435

$295,001 - $320,000

263

153,461

34,777

59,876

53,954

5,309

0

540

307,917

$320,001 - $345,000

215

150,259

67,953

51,579

53,250

4,881

0

4,148

332,071

$345,001 - $370,000

118

160,618

56,038

70,813

55,554

5,309

0

8,791

357,123

$370,001 - $395,000

79

158,432

82,129

64,007

55,967

5,229

0

15,689

381,453

$395,001 - $420,000

43

161,021

112,637

66,019

56,219

5,262

0

4,391

405,549

$420,001 - $445,000

27

165,372

109,049

67,493

58,041

5,357

0

26,371

431,683

$445,001 - $470,000

11

198,386

99,413

65,946

68,088

6,361

0

16,310

454,504

$470,001 - $495,000

4

210,738

134,079

48,141

75,365

7,089

0

0

475,413

$495,001 - $520,000

3

313,381

67,403

5,452

103,995

6,938

0

0

497,169

$520,001 - $545,000

1

225,221

226,836

10,075

74,888

6,557

0

0

543,578

Note:

  1. Other Benefits and Allowances includes the value of items such as housing (including overseas), motor vehicle allowances, retention bonuses, cost of living allowances (to support members and their families in remote or overseas locations), and any Reportable Fringe Benefits Tax payable by Defence. This column includes non-cash benefits.