Basic Salary Indexation Table

This table provides the declared basic salary calculated in accordance with the Workers Rehabilitation and Compensation Act 1998.

The basic salary is relevant to these laws:

  • Workers Rehabilitation and Compensation Act 1998
  • Asbestos-Related Diseases (Occupational Exposure) Compensation Act 2011
  • Workers' (Occupational Diseases) Relief Fund Act 1954

Effective Date

Basic Salary

1 January 2017

$855.83

1 January 2016

$826.53

1 January 2015

$803.07
1 January 2014

$811.04

1 January 2013 

$766.95

1 January 2012

$736.77

1 January 2011

$696.85

1 January 2010

$641.87

1 January 2009

$606.57

1 January 2008

$602.35

1 January 2007

$564.69

1 January 2006

$531.48

1 January 2005

$508.74

1 January 2004

$497.35

1 January 2003

$472.77

1 January 2002

$452.37

1 January 2001

$441.18

1 January 2000

$414.14

1 January 1999

$410.89

1 January 1998

$396.34

1 January 1997

$378.19

1 January 1996

$362.95

1 January 1995

$352.38

1 January 1995

$352.38

1 January 1994

$341.45

1 January 1993

$334.75

1 January 1992

$320.95

1 January 1991

$311.30