Rates of Pay and Allowances

Position Descriptions are available for State election positions and Local Government election positions

Senior Office Assistants and Office Assistants

  Senior Office Assistant Office Assistant
Monday to Friday $31.00 per hour $26.23 per hour
Saturday $39.79 per hour $33.67 per hour
Sunday $46.08 per hour $38.99 per hour

Election Day Positions

Positions Election Day Fee Total Training Payments Meal Money Total Fee
(Excluding Superannuation, Phone, Mileage (if applicable))
Election Official* (E.O.)

$299.50

$11.52

$28.80

$339.82

Declaration Vote Issuing Officer* (D.V.I.O.)

$299.50

$23.04

$28.80

$351.34

Deputy Polling Place Manager (D.P.P.M.)

$408.41

$150.81

$28.80

$588.01

Polling Place Manager 1 (P.P.M. 1)

$476.48

$150.81

$28.80

$656.08

Polling Place Manager 2-3 (P.P.M. 2-3)

$496.64

$150.81

$28.80

$676.25

Polling Place Manager 4-5 (P.P.M. 4-5)

$534.55

$150.81

$28.80

$714.15

Polling Place Manager 6-7 (P.P.M. 6-7)

$547.82

$150.81

$28.80

$727.42

Polling Place Manager 8-9 (P.P.M. 8-9)

$568.07

$150.81

$28.80

$747.68

Polling Place Manager 10-11 (P.P.M. 10-11)

$588.66

$150.81

$28.80

$768.26

Polling Place Manager 12+ (P.P.M. 12+)

$610.41

$150.81

$28.80

$790.01

* An additional taxable cash allowance will be paid in lieu of the superannuation guarantee contribution, where the Election Official is not subsequently employed as an Office Assistant or Senior Office Assistant.

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