Australian University Rankings Guide

University Revenue and Surpluses

Revenue and Surpluses @ Australian Universities

Dollars and Cents

It all comes down to dollars and cents for the Australian education-industrial complex, so which universities are pulling in the big money and which are on their way to the government with the begging bowl out.

NOTE: Click the column headers to sort the table

University Revenue and Surpluses (click headers to sort)
University Surplus ($m) Revenue ($m)
 University of Melbourne1622,286
 University of New South Wales1461,911
 University of Sydney121.32,108
 Monash University93.61,722
 RMIT University93.51,226
 University of Newcastle83.2764
 Australian National University74.11,204
 University of Technology Sydney72.1936
 University of Adelaide60.9947
 Queensland University of Technology51.3978
 University of Wollongong49.6731
 Deakin University47.51,000
 Curtin University46.8915
 Macquarie University44.21,015
 University of South Australia40.5569
 La Trobe University37.5735
 Griffith University37.5917
 Western Sydney University34.8774
 Australian Catholic University31.7509
 University of the Sunshine Coast28.7248
 Flinders University27.7490
 University of Western Australia25.9934
 Edith Cowan University24.6425
 University of Southern Queensland23.4320
 James Cook University23.3539
 Swinburne University of Technology20.2621
 Southern Cross University16.8236
 University of Tasmania15618
 University of New England13.2319
 Charles Sturt University9551
 University of Canberra6.9283
 Federation University0.5263
 University of Divinity0.415
 Murdoch University-5.4333
 Victoria University-10.9430
 University of Queensland-15.51,780
 Charles Darwin University-17.3316

Source: Julie Hare: ‘Uni vice-chancellors average salary package hits $890,000’ The Australian 5th August 2017 (opens in new window)

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