WALGA Salary and Workforce Survey 2022-23

The WALGA Salary and Workforce Survey provides Local Governments access to an online portal and PDF report providing comprehensive remuneration data, HR metrics and insights for Local Governments in WA and the NT. The survey results help guide Local Government recruitment and remuneration strategy and workforce plan, and measure performance across key HR metrics.

Access to the WALGA Salary and Workforce Survey is offered exclusively free of cost for WA WALGA Employee Relations (ER) subscribers and available for purchase by NT Local Governments and non-subscribers to the WALGA ER service.

Key dates

Survey commences
 
13 September 2022
 
Survey closes
 
11 November 2022
 
Survey portal and report launch
 
February 2023
 

To access the online survey portal, click here.

Features of the WALGA Salary and Workforce Survey include:

  • comprehensive survey of Local Government salaries, benefits, workforce profile, leave entitlements, employee turnover and more

  • secure online survey form

  • a unique online dashboard view for each Local Government with a range of remuneration, workforce, HR and management metrics

  • salary data on a wide range of Local Government positions and filters to view salaries for comparable roles

  • a remuneration calculator toe in recruitment and human resource strategy development

  • downloadable reports

  • the ability to compare your Local Government with industry trends and benchmarks

  • position description library to view and request sample PDs (for WALGA ER subscribers only).

WA Purchase Information 

WA – WALGA ER Subscribers

For WALGA ER subscribers, if you participate in the survey you will receive full access to the portal with customised benchmarking and salary searching capabilities, at no additional cost.

If you don't participate in the survey, there is a cost to access the survey data.

 

Survey participant

Survey non-participant

WA WALGA ER Subscribers

Full access
Customised benchmarking and salary search
No additional fee


Full access
Salary search but not customised benchmarking
Full fee (see below)

WA – Non-subscribers to WALGA ER

If you are not currently a subscriber of the WALGA ER service and you wish to participate in the survey, you will be required to pay a fee as provided below. This will give you full access to the portal and customised benchmarking and salary searching capabilities.

If you don't participate in the survey but want access to the results, you will also be required to pay a fee and your access to the results will be more limited.
 

 

Survey participant

Survey non-participant

WA Non-Subscribers to the WALGA ER service

Full access
Customised benchmarking and salary search
Full fee (see below)

Full access
Salary search but not customised benchmarking
Full fee (see below)

 

 Local Government Category

 Full Fee (ex GST) 22-23

 WA SAT Band 1

 $1,735

 WA SAT Band 2 

 $1,570

 WA SAT Band 3 

 $1,415

 WA SAT Band 4 

 $1,025

NT Purchase Information 

If you wish to participate in the survey, you will be required to pay a fee as provided below which will give you full access to the portal and customised benchmarking and salary searching capabilities.

If you don't participate in the survey but want access to the results, you will also be required to pay a fee and your access to the results will be more limited.
 

 

Survey participant

Survey non-participant

NT Local Governments

Full access
Customised benchmarking and salary search
Full fee (see below)

Full access
Salary search but not customised benchmarking
Full fee (see below)

 

 Local Government Category

 Full Fee (ex GST) 22-23

 NT Band 1 (over 300 employees)

 $1,735

 NT Band 2 (200-300 employees)

 $1,570

 NT Band 3 (100-200 employees)

 $1,415

 NT Band 4 (up to 99 employees)

 $1,025

Video Resource

Privacy and Security

Salary One ensures the security, integrity and privacy of information submitted to and displayed in the portal. All access is subject to stringent login authentication and data encryption technology. Apart from the salary search, all data is aggregated and mostly shown as percentile ranges.


When will the survey results be available?

The survey report, portal dashboards and other resources will be published in early February 2023. Only Local Governments that participate in the survey will have full access to the portal and survey results.


Can more than one person complete the survey form?

Yes. Your Local Government can have up to four portal users, any of whom can log-in and complete sections of the survey.


Questions

For enquiries about your subscription status and purchasing access to the web portal, please email employeerelations@walga.asn.au or call 1300 366 956.

For access and support enquiries about the web portal, please email support@salaryone.com.au or call 1300 029 421.