Appendix A: Staffing overview

The following tables provide an overview of staffing at DVA as at 30 June 2013,includingthenumber of Australian Public Service (APS) employees (ongoing and non-ongoing) as at30 June for the current and preceding year, by:

  • each classification level
  • full-time/part-time status
  • gender
  • location.

This appendix also details the salary ranges available for APS employees by classification level.

List of tables in Appendix A

Number of employees

Salary ranges by classification

Table A1: Total number of employees by actual classification and location at 30 June 2013
  NSW Qld SA NT Tas Vic WA ACT Total
APS1 2 7 1     1   7 18
APS2 24 21 5   1 3 5 9 68
APS3 50 76 36 3 27 56 23 18 289
APS4 42 46 14 3 7 39 15 67 233
APS5 96 115 45 3 17 72 36 59 443
APS6 71 97 34 7 19 81 25 169 503
EL1 27 44 19   2 31 9 167 299
EL2 9 21 3 3 2 5 2 72 117
GAPS               11 11
Legal 1 1         3   7 11
Legal 2           1   3 4
MO3   2             2
MO4   1             1
PAO1               1 1
PAO2               5 5
PAO3 1 1           8 10
SPAO               2 2
SES1 1   1     1 1 16 20
SES2 1 1       1   5 8
Advocate 2 2 1     2 1   8
Statutory 1             4 5
Total 328 434 159 19 75 296 117 630 2058
Key
Key
APS Australian Public Service PAO Public Affairs Officer
EL Executive Level SPAO Senior Public Affairs Officer
GAPS Graduate Australian Public Service SES Senior Executive Service
Legal Legal Officer Statutory Statutory Officer
MO Medical Officer    

Note: Actual staff numbers at 30 June 2013 excluding contractors, consultants and part-time statutory office holders. Included are:

- employees of the Department of Veterans’ Affairs, including employees working in Defence Service Homes lnsurance, Office of Australian War Graves, Repatriation Medical Authority, Veterans and Veterans Families Counselling Service (VVCS), and Veterans’ Review Board

- full-time and part-time ongoing and non-ongoing employees and full-time statutory officers.

2013 figures include 70 VVCS APS6 counsellors paid from administered funds (V2) who were excluded in previous years.

Table A2: Full-time and part-time employees by gender and location at 30 June 2013
  NSW Qld SA NT Tas Vic WA ACT Total
Full-time male 131 150 66 6 21 122 50 238 784
Full-time female 157 240 81 11 42 139 57 318 1045
Part-time male 4 1 1   3 7 1 12 29
Part-time female 36 43 11 2 9 28 9 62 200
Total 328 434 159 19 75 296 117 630 2058

 

Table A3: Non-ongoing employees by gender and location at 30 June 2013
  NSW Qld SA NT Tas Vic WA ACT Total
Male 4 19 2     7 1 6 39
Female 9 35 6 3 2 19 1 21 96
Total 13 54 8 3 2 26 2 27 135

 

Table A4: Administrative and Executive Level salaries
APS structure DVA broadband Salary from 1 January 2012 Salary from 1 July 2012
APS1 DVA Band 1 $41 868 $42 705
    $44 074 $44 955
    $46 900 $47 838
APS2   $48 687 $49 661
    $50 617 $51 629
    $53 257 $54 322
APS3 DVA Band 2 $54 960 $56 059
    $56 606 $57 738
    $59 039 $60 220
APS4   $62 065 $63 306
    $63 688 $64 962
    $66 197 $67 521
APS5   $69 192 $70 576
    $70168 $71 571
    $72108 $73 550
APS6 DVA Band 3 $73 205 $74 669
    $77630 $79183
    $83163 $84 826
EL1   $92160 $94 003
    $96 605 $98 537
    $101 230 $103 255
EL2 DVA Band 4 $111 200 $113 424
    $117 362 $119 709
    $125 197 $127 701

 

Table A5: Public Affairs Officer salaries
APS structure DVA broadband Salary from 1 January 2012 Salary from 1 July 2012 1
APS5 PAO 1 $69192 $70 576
    $72108 $73 550
APS6 PAO 2 $78535 $80106
    $85 693 $87 407
EL1 PAO 3 $105 980 $108 100
    $112 708 $114 962
EL2 SPAO $119 519 $121 909
    $127 332 $129 879

 

Table A6: Medical Officer salaries
APS structure DVA broadband Salary from 1 January 2012 Salary from 1 July 2012
MO1 MO Band 1 $83 833 $85 510
    $90 816 $92 632
    $97 746 $99 701
    $109 204 $111 388
MO2 MO Band 2 $117 925 $120 284
    $124 093 $126 575
MO3 MO Band 3 $131 797 $134 433
    $137 824 $140 580
MO4 MO Band 4 $143 747 $146 622
    $149 355 $152 342
    $158 039 $161 200

 

Table A7: Legal Officer salaries
APS structure DVA broadband Salary from 1 January 2012 Salary from 1 July 2012 1
APS3 DVA Legal 1 $55 608 $56 720
    $59 318 $60 504
APS4   $63 464 $64 733
    $67 534 $68 885
APS5   $72 464 $73 913
APS6   $75 652 $77 165
    $79 825 $81 422
EL1   $94165 $96 048
    $98 735 $100 710
    $112 708 $114 962
EL2 DVA Legal 2 $121 416 $123 844
    $128 400 $130 968

 

Table A8: Advocate salaries
APS structure DVA broadband Salary from 1 January 2012 Salary from 1 July 2012
APS6 Advocacy Band $77630 $79183
    $83163 $84 826
EL1   $92160 $94 003
    $96 605 $98 537
    $101 230 $103 255

 

Table A9: Veterans and Veterans Families Counselling Service (VVCS) (administrative) salaries
APS structure DVA broadband Salary from 1 January 2012 Salary from 1 July 2012
APS1 DVA Band 1 $41 868 $42 705
    $44 074 $44 955
    $46 900 $47 838
APS2   $48 687 $49 661
    $50 617 $51 629
    $53 257 $54 322
APS3 DVA Band 2 $54 960 $56 059
    $56 606 $57 738
    $59 039 $60 220
APS4   $62 065 $63 306
    $63 688 $64 962
    $66197 $67 521
APS5   $69192 $70 576
    $70168 $71 571
    $72108 $73 550
APS6 DVA Band 3 $73 205 $74 669
    $77630 $79183
    $83163 $84 826
EL1   $92160 $94 003
    $96 605 $98 537
    $101 230 $103 255
EL2 DVA Band 4 $111 200 $113 424
    $117 362 $119 709
    $125 197 $127 701

 

Table A10: Veterans and Veterans Families Counselling Service (VVCS) (professional) salaries
APS structure Salary from 1 January 2012 Salary from 1 July 2012
APS4 $62 065 $63 306
  $63 688 $64 962
  $66197 $67 521
APS5 $69192 $70 576
  $72108 $73 550
APS6 $73 596 $75 068
  $77 630 $79 183
  $83 163 $84 826
EL1 $94164 $96 047
  $101 230 $103 255
EL2 $105 397 $107 505
  $111 200 $113 424
  $119 519 $121 909
  $125 197 $127 701

 

Table A11: Office of Australian War Graves (field staff) salaries
APS structure Salary from 1 January 2012 Salary from 1 July 2012
APS1 $41 868 $42 705
  $44 074 $44 955
  $46 900 $47 838
APS2 $48 687 $49 661
  $50 617 $51 629
  $53 257 $54 322
APS3 $54 960 $56 059
  $56 606 $57 738
  $59 039 $60 220
APS4 $62 065 $63 306
  $63 688 $64 962
  $66 197 $67 521
APS5 $69192 $70 576
  $70168 $71 571
  $72108 $73 550
APS6 $73 205 $74 669
  $77 630 $79 183
  $83 163 $84 826

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