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    Default What do you do and how much do you earn?

    Just being nosy really! I'm in the marketing team for a university, $67k work pt 4 days a week. I like it but the pays not fantastic

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    I am a primary school teacher. I work 3 days week and earn $57,300.

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    Quote Originally Posted by BigRedV View Post
    I am a primary school teacher. I work 3 days week and earn $57,300.
    I get just over 45k for my 3 days as a primary teacher (different state to BRV and haven't been doing it as long as her).

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    Quote Originally Posted by Stretched View Post
    I get just over 45k for my 3 days as a primary teacher (different state to BRV and haven't been doing it as long as her).
    Interesting.
    Which state are you currently in? What's the top pay scale for a classroom teacher?

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    I am a real estate agent, I pay myself a wage now and work when I want ( approx 20 hours a week - but we own the office) my wage varies depending on targets but this year is roughly $90k ( but this is my 26th year selling and 12th year owning the business)

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    I work as an Access Worker helping people with disabilities get out into the community. I work 30 hours a week and earn 30k a year. Really crappy pay but I really enjoy helping my clients.

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    I own my company in the Arts industry. Anywhere from $120k to $170k a year. Have been doing it for 18 years.

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    $110k salary plus fringe benefits (car and phone), and another approx $70k business income. Im a CPA tax accountant. I work 4 days a week for family business and the rest of the time for myself - my own clients (Fridays and after hours).

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    I work 2 days a week in community services and earn $19,500 a year

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    Default What do you do and how much do you earn?

    Quote Originally Posted by llmum View Post
    I work as an Access Worker helping people with disabilities get out into the community. I work 30 hours a week and earn 30k a year. Really crappy pay but I really enjoy helping my clients.
    Similar to me in that the pay is awful but I love my job. Emotional reward instead of financial reward.
    I work as a carer in aged care, 5 days a fortnight and earn $23k a year- that's with working a Sunday a fortnight and public holidays, otherwise it would be even less. I've been doing it for 11 years.

    The irony is you earn more stacking shelves yet you need a qualification to work in our field. And have a hell of a lot of responsibility like giving medications and dressing wounds.

    I've seen many good staff come and go on to something else (especially males) due to the crappy pay and lack of progression. You couldn't be a breadwinner in our profession. Most are young people studying or part time mums like me.
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