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Salary and entitlements

Child safety officers can earn up to the following salary levels (as at 1st September 2017):

  • PO2 salary range: $2,245.10- $2,873.50 gross per fortnight ($58,573 - $74,968 gross per annum)
  • PO3 salary range: $3,018.40 - $3,296.40 gross per fortnight ($78,748 - $86,001 gross per annum)

Annual bonuses and other remote and regional incentives may apply depending on the location of appointment.

Commencing salary will be determined based on relevant qualification(s) and experience.

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