Salary Benchmarks

Red dollar signinPlace Recruitment offer a complimentary Australian Travel Industry salary benchmarking service.

We have included below salary benchmarks covering certain sectors of the travel industry.

These benchmarks will provide you with an indication of the salary range for various roles.

Benchmarks are expressed within a salary range as salaries can vary from company to company and are dependent on the workplace environment, company size and industry experience.

Benchmarks are based on industry averages, market knowledge and current salaries offered by employers. It is important to keep in mind that many organisations offer various incentives, commissions and bonuses in addition to the salary listed here.

We can also assist you with salary benchmarks for the following travel industry roles:

To obtain more personal salary advice on a particular role in the Australian Travel Industry contact one of our Account Managers here at inPlace Recruitment.

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Corporate

Position  Experience  Salary Range
     
Domestic 0-2 years 

$38-45k

  2 +

$45-53k

 
International (Multi)  0-2 years

$45-50k

  2-5 years 

$50-62k

  5 + 

$65-75k

VIP   $70-80k
Leisure 4 Corp 0-2 years 

$45-50k

  2 + 

$50-60k

Team Leader/ Manager   $75-85k
 
Groups 0-2 years 

$45-55K

  2 + 

$55-65K

 
Account Manager  0-2 $70-$80K +
car allow + inc
  2-5 $80-$90K +
car allow + inc
  5+ $90K & above +
car allow + inc
     
 
Business Development   $70-$100k + 
car allow + inc
     
 

Note: All salaries are plus superannuation.

Please note these benchmarks are an indication only.

To enquire about other salary benchmarks click here.

 

 

Inbound

Position  Experience  Salary Range
     
Inbound Support/docs   $40-43k
     
 
     
Inbound FIT 1-2 years $43-48k
  2-4 $55-60k
  5+ $60-$70k
 
     
Inbound Groups 1-2 years $50-55k
  2 +  $55-65k
     
 

Note: All salaries are plus superannuation.  

Please note these benchmarks are an indication only.

To enquire about other salary benchmarks click here.

MICE

Position  Experience  Salary Range
     
Events Travel Coordinator 0-2 years  $55-65k
Events Travel Manager 2+ $65-80k
Events/Incentives Coordinator 0-2 years $45-60k
     
 
Event/Incentives Executive   $60-70k
     
Events/Incentives Manager   $70-90k
     
Event Director   $90-130k
     
Business Development/Account Manager   $70-90k + incentives 

Note: All salaries are plus superannuation.  

Please note these benchmarks are an indication only.

To enquire about other salary benchmarks click here.

Hospitality

Position  Salary Range
   
Conference & Events Sales Manager $70-80k
   
Business Development Manager $75-85k + Incentives
Group Director of Business Development/ Account Mgt $90-110k + incentives
   
   
   
Restaurant Manager $65-85k 
Executive Chef $90-130k
Sous Chef $65-75k
Chef de Partie $55-$58k
Demi Chef $45-$50k
Catering Manager (Corporate) $90k-110k
   
 
   
Front Office  $75-85k
   
Revenue Manager $90-100k
 
   
Director of Sales & Marketing $90-120k + Incentives
   
 

Note: All salaries are plus superannuation.  

Please note these benchmarks are an indication only.

To enquire about other salary benchmarks click here.

OTA

Position  Experience  Salary Range
     
Reservations 0-2 years  $40-45k + incentives
     
 
E-Marketing Analyst   $60-70k
     

Systems/Technology

(Help Desk)

  $55-$80k
 
Commercial Analyst   $60-70k
     

Business Development   /Contracting/Sales Manager

  $70K - $90K + incentives
     
Head of Sales   $100K - $120K + incentives
     
Head of Product   $100K - $120K + incentives
     
Head of Marketing   $100K - $120K + incentives
     
Directors/Senior Executive   $140K - $200K + incentives
     
 

Note: All salaries are plus superannuation.  

Please note these benchmarks are an indication only.

To enquire about other salary benchmarks click here.

 

Retail

Position  Experience  Salary Range
     
Junior 0-1 $35-40k + incentives
     
 
     
Intermediate  1-3 years $40-50k + incentives
Senior 3 +  $50-55k + incentives
     
 
     
Manager   $55-70k + incentives
     
 
     
Leisure Groups   $45-60k + incentives
     
 

 

Note: All salaries are plus superannuation.  

Please note these benchmarks are an indication only.

To enquire about other salary benchmarks click here.

Wholesale

Position  Experience  Salary Range
     
Reservations 0-1 years

$35K

  1 +

$37-45K

Team Leader/2IC  

$50-65K

Reservations Manager   $65-85K
     
 
     

Operations (Tkting, docs, load, res support)

 

$35-38K

Fares & Ticketing Specialist   $50-55K
Operations Manager   $75-100K
     
 
     
Product Coordinator  

$40-45K

Product Manager   $70-95K
     
 
     
Marketing Coordinator  

$50-60K

Marketing Manager  

$70-100K

     
 
     

Business Development/
Territory Manager

 

$60-65K + car allowance + incentives

     
 

Note: All salaries are plus superannuation.

Please note these benchmarks are an indication only.

To enquire about other salary benchmarks click here.