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Appendix 11: Executive Remuneration

During the reporting period ended 30 June 2020, the Federal Court of Australia had nine executives who meet the definition of key management personnel.

Table A11.1: Key management personnel

NAME

POSITION

TERM AS KMP

Chief Justice Allsop AO

Chief Justice

1 July 2019 to 30 June 2020

Chief Justice Alstergren

Chief Justice

1 July 2019 to 30 June 2020

Warwick Soden

CEO and Principal Registrar

1 July 2019 to 30 April 2020

Sia Lagos

CEO and Principal Registrar

12 August 2019 to 28 August 2019 (Acting)

4 October 2019 to 14 May 2020 (Acting)

15 May 2020 to 30 June 2020

David Pringle

CEO and Principal Registrar

2 September 2019 to 16 April 2020 (Acting)

17 April 2020 to 30 June 2020

Virginia Wilson

CEO and Principal Registrar

1 July 2019 to 30 August 2019 (Acting)

John Dowsett AM

National Native Title Tribunal President

1 July 2019 to 30 June 2020

Christine Fewings

National Native Title Tribunal Registrar

1 July 2019 to 30 June 2020

Catherine Sullivan

Executive Director Corporate Services

1 July 2019 to 30 June 2020

Table A11.2: Key management personnel remuneration for the reporting period

Short-term benefits

Post-employment benefits

Other long-term benefits

Termination benefits

Total remuneration

Name

Position title

Base salary

Bonuses

Other benefits and allowances

Superannuation contributions

Long service leave

Other long-term benefits

Chief Justice Allsop AO

Chief Justice, Federal Court

515,000

0

26,983

466,572

51,495

0

0

1,060,050

Chief Justice Alstergren

Chief Justice, Family Court and Chief Judge, Federal Circuit Court

515,000

0

31,837

466,572

51,495

0

0

1,064,904

Warwick Soden

CEO and Principal Registrar, Federal Court

103,402

0

80,127

55,396

9,271

0

0

248,196

Sia Lagos

CEO and Principal Registrar, Federal Court

383,977

0

4,778

27,970

9,142

0

0

425,867

David Pringle

CEO and Principal Registrar, Family Court and Federal Circuit Court

324,353

0

0

17,297

7,594

0

0

349,244

Virginia Wilson

CEO and Principal Registrar, Family Court and Federal Circuit Court

48,861

0

10,934

6,126

1,435

0

0

67,356

John Dowsett

National Native Title Tribunal President

448,577

0

38,341

21,175

10,955

0

0

519,048

Christine Fewings

National Native Title Tribunal Registrar

279,826

0

0

21,175

7,045

0

0

308,046

Catherine Sullivan

Executive Director Corporate Services

296,300

0

22,372

44,554

7,523

0

0

370,749

Grand Total

2,915,296

0

215,372

1,126,837

155,955

0

0

4,413,460

Table: Table A11.3: Information about remuneration for senior executives

Total remuneration bands

Short-term benefits

Post-employment benefits

Other long-term benefits

Termination benefits

Total remuneration

Number of senior executives

Average base salary

Average bonuses

Average other benefits and allowances

Average superannuation contributions

Average long service leave

Average other long-term benefits

Average termination benefits

Average total remuneration

$0 - $220,000

6

91,945

0

8,605

17,928

2,953

0

0

121,431

$220,001 - $245,000

4

193,856

0

5,171

32,040

4,813

0

0

235,880

$245,001 - $270,000

3

205,125

0

14,732

33,614

5,129

0

0

258,600

$270,001 - $295,000

2

214,650

0

23,222

34,279

5,266

0

0

277,417

$295,001 - $320,000

3

198,005

0

12,490

35,767

5,036

0

52,492

303,790

$320,001 - $345,000

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

$345,001 - $370,000

1

306,584

0

200

45,009

7,411

0

0

359,204

Table A11.4: Information about remuneration for other highly paid staff

Total remuneration bands

Short-term benefits

Post-employment benefits

Other long-term benefits

Termination benefits

Total remuneration

Number of other highly paid staff

Average base salary

Average bonuses

Average other benefits and allowances

Average superannuation contributions

Average long service leave

Average other long-term benefits

Average termination benefits

Average total remuneration

$225,001 - $245,000

4

183,586

0

17,363

31,374

4,342

0

0

236,665

$245,001 - $270,000

5

208,670

0

6,135

33,954

5,218

0

0

253,977

$270,001 - $295,000

1

223,969

0

22,618

34,436

5,355

0

0

286,378

$295,001 - $320,000

1

231,358

27,480

320

35,207

5,718

0

0

300,083

$320,001 - $345,000

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

$345,001 - $370,000

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

$370,001 - $395,000

1

319,334

0

200

48,149

7,820

0

0

375,503