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APS Remuneration report 2015

The APS Remuneration Report is an annual snapshot of remuneration across the whole Australian Public Service (APS). This edition of the report is based on a snapshot of data collected as at 31 December 2015.

Table of contents


2015 APS context

APS Executive Remuneration Management

APS classifications

1. Executive summary

2. Key remuneration components

2.1 Base Salary

2.2 Total Remuneration Package

2.3 Total Reward

3. Features of key remuneration components

3.1 Comparison of Key Remuneration Components by Classification

3.2 Motor Vehicle Allowances

3.3 Performance Bonus

3.4 Superannuation

4. Payments in addition to key remuneration components

4.1 Acting Classification

4.2 Geographic/Locality Allowance

4.3 Disability Allowance

4.4 Additional Duties/Responsibilities Allowance

5. Additional information

5.1 Employment Instrument

5.2 Remuneration Data by Sex

5.3 Employment Category

6. Historical data

7. Remuneration findings by classification


A.1 Methodology.

A.2 Definitions.

A.3 APS Agencies and entities included in this report

Last reviewed: 
31 May 2018