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The WALGA Salary and Workforce Survey is available through a subscription which gives access to an online portal and PDF report providing comprehensive data and insights for Local Governments in Western Australia and the Northern Territory.

Enhancements to the 2019/20 Salary and Workforce Survey report include:  

  • simplification of the workforce profile data collection by removing the need to enter data by department
  • pay transparency – Local Governments will be shown in salary searches and downloads to enable relatable analysis
  • an employee turnover calculator
  • a revised position list and new position description functionality, and
  • a demonstration video about how to navigate and maximize the use of the online portal.

Other features of the WALGA Salary and Workforce Survey include:

  • a unique online dashboard view for each Local Government
  • filters to view salaries for comparable roles
  • a remuneration calculator to  use in recruitment and human resource strategy development
  • the ability to compare your Local Government with industry trends and benchmarks, and
  • use of workforce and HR metrics in workforce planning, enterprise bargaining, policy reviews and salary negotiations.

Video Resource

Purchase Information 

To order your 2019/20 subscription please email WALGA Employee Relations, attaching a purchase order.
Below is the schedule of fees:

Western Australia 

 Local Government Category  Full Fee (ex GST)
 WA SAT Band 1  $1650
 WA SAT Band 2   $1500
 WA SAT Band 3   $1350
 WA SAT Band 4   $990

Northern Territory 

 Local Government Category  Full Fee (ex GST)
 NT Band 1 (over 300 employees)  $1650
 NT Band 2 (200-300 employees)  $1500
 NT Band 3 (100-200 employees)  $1350
 NT Band 4 (up to 99 employees)  $990


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If you have any questions about the WALGA Salary and Workforce Survey, please email WALGA Employee Relations or call 1300 366 956.