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Appendix B3: Executive remuneration

During the reporting period ended 30 June 2020, Geoscience Australia had nine executives who meet the definition of key management personnel, as shown in Table 26.

Table 26: Geoscience Australia—Key management personnel (2019–20)

Name

Position

Term

James Johnson

Chief Executive Officer

Full Year

Alison Rose

Chief of Division

Part Year – appointed on 28 January 2020

Steven Hill

Chief Scientist

Full Year

Andrew Heap

Chief of Division

Full year

Trent Rawlings

Chief of Division

Full Year

Tanya Whiteway

Chief Scientific Information Officer

Full Year

Stuart Minchin

Chief of Division

Part Year – separated on 22 January 2020

Helena (Martine) Woolf

Acting Chief of Division

Part Year – acting period 30 September 2019 – 27 January 2020

Andrew Barnicoat

Chief of Division

Part Year – separated on 20 December 2020

Table 27: Geoscience Australia—remuneration for key management personnel, current reporting period (2019–20)

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

James Johnson

Chief Executive Officer

342,786

0

0

54,591

12,679

0

0

410,056

Andrew Heap

Chief of Resources Division
Chief of Minerals, Energy and Groundwater Division

289,357

0

0

53,780

20,122

0

0-

363,259

Trent Rawlings

Chief Operating Officer
Chief of Corporate Division

282,162

0

0

51,132

9,414

0

0

342,708

Steven Hill

Chief Scientist

265,856

0

0

40,129

6,993

0

0

312,978

Andrew Barnicoat

Chief of Positioning and Community Safety Division
Executive Principal Advisor

114,361

0

0

24,288

-8,019

0

152,606

283,236

Tanya Whiteway

Chief Scientific Information Officer

222,225

0

0

31,741

10,362

0

0

264,328

Stuart Minchin

Chief of Environmental Geoscience Division
Executive Principal Advisor

145,262

0

0

28,405

-8,010

0

0

165,657

Alison Rose

Chief of Place, Space and Communities Division

122,638

0

0

20,830

1,697

0

0

145,165

Helena Woolf

Acting Chief of Environmental Geoscience Division

72,665

0

0

10,143

5,805

0

0

88,613

Total

1,857,312

0

0

315,039

51,043

0

152,606

2,376,000

Table 28: Geoscience Australia—remuneration for other highly paid staff, current reporting period (2019–20)

Short-term benefits

Post‑employment benefits

Other long-term benefits

Termination benefits

Total remuneration

Total remuneration bands

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

$220,001-$245,000

5

135,941

0

279

22,200

714

0

76,794

235,928

$245,001-$270,000

4

180,888

0

0

30,752

10,600

0

35,856

258,096

$270,001-$295,000

4

152,658

0

154

29,039

2,261

0

90,741

274,853

$370,001-$395,000

2

109,882

0

351

19,977

1,085

0

246,277

377,573