The table below contains the most up to date information available on relief teaching pay within Australian States and Territories.
This is the most comprehensive compilation of pay scales, award positions and working conditions for relief teachers in Australia ever produced. Don't take on relief teaching positions without knowing the conditions under which you work.
Queensland Relief Teacher Pay Details
Updated March 2016.
The relief teaching pay rates are based on an hourly rate of $72.96 per hour with a daily rate of $364.82. (Updated March 2016).
There is only ONE relief teaching rate for Queensland, irrespective of experience.
This rate is the equivalent to Band 3 Step 1 classification level. Usually relief teachers will be paid within a fortnight, but it could be earlier depending on the day worked in relation to the pay cycle. Paydays are every second Wednesday.