Salaries vary widely, but there’s one truth that’s still sadly universal: women get paid less for the same work. How does that play out for IT workers in Australia’s biggest companies?
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Comparison site Finder.com.au analysed salary data for 189 Australian companies. Across those firms, male salaries ranged from $30,942 (at Flight Centre) to $252,000 (at Macquarie University), while female salaries ranged from $26,145 (at Bankwest) to $200,000 (at Santos).
Here are the salary ranges and gender breakdowns for the IT companies listed in the table. (Of course, IT roles also exist in virtually every large organisation, so these aren’t your only options.)
Salaries in IT roles are on the rise, so don’t be afraid to ask for what you’re worth. Hit the link for the full table.