Executive contracts

The Commissioner for Public Employment sets the terms and conditions for NTPS employees including Executive contract officers.

Executive contract officer (ECO) terms and conditions of employment are set out in Determination 13 of 2011 PDF (268.5 KB) for contracts entered into before 23 April 2019.

Three year wage freeze

Determination 5 of 2019PDF (319.7 KB) and Determination 8 of 2019 PDF (88.3 KB) set out terms and conditions for contracts entered into after 23 April 2019, which are subject to three year wage freeze provisions. Wage increase assurance provisions for ECOs subject to the three year wage freeze are set out in Determination 14 of 2019 PDF (133.0 KB).

Four year wage freeze

Determination 10 of 2019 PDF (482.4 KB) and Determination 11 of 2019 PDF (113.9 KB) sets out terms and conditions for ECOs subject to the four year wage freeze. Wage increase assurance provisions for ECOs subject to the four year wage freeze are set out in Determination 12 of 2019 PDF (31.1 KB).

Read the guidelines for Executive contract employment in the NTPS PDF (422.0 KB) for contracts covered by Determination 13 of 2011. These guidelines apply to contracts covered by Determinations 5 of 2019 and 10 of 2019 except for remuneration provisions, which are determined separately by the Commissioner for Public Employment.

These guidelines set out the general terms and conditions for ECOs including:

  • remuneration
  • employment benefits
  • other conditions
  • confidentiality and non-competition
  • conflict of interest
  • transition provisions
  • performance review
  • termination and suspension

Executive contract officers total remuneration package

Executive contract officers total remuneration package

Total remuneration package includes salary, superannuation and vehicle.

LevelTitle Total remuneration package Determination 13 of 2011
Total remuneration package
Determination 5 of 2019
1 Executive contract officer 1 $222,971
$239,404 
$217,533
$233,565
2 Executive contract officer 2 $243,512
$261,097 
$237,573
$254,729
3 Executive contract officer 3 $265,493
$291,707 
$259,018
$284,592
4 Executive contract officer 4 $298,261
$323,849 
$290,986
$315,950
5 Executive contract officer 5 $330,243
$361,929 
$322,188
$353,101
6 Executive contract officer 6 $369,847
$401,644 
$360,826
$391,848

Executive contracts principals total remuneration package

Executive contracts principals total remuneration package

Total remuneration package includes salary, superannuation and vehicle.

LevelTitle Total remuneration package Determination 13 of 2011 Total remuneration package Determination 5 of 2019
ECPL2 Executive contract principal level 2 $197,209
$207,659 
$192,399
$202,594 
ECPL3 Executive contract principal level 3 $208,996
$219,591 
$203,899
$214,235 
ECPL4 Executive contract principal level 4 $220,917
$231,646 
$215,529
$225,996 
ECPL5 Executive contract principal level 5 $232,967
$244,492 
$227,285
$238,529

Executive contract managers total remuneration package

Executive contract managers total remuneration package

Applies to Power and Water, Jacana Energy and Territory Generation.

Total remuneration package includes salary, superannuation and vehicle.

TitleTotal remuneration package Determination 13 of 2011 Total remuneration package Determination 5 of 2019
Executive contract manager $189,969
$195,546
$206,696
$211,821 
$185,336
$190,777
$201,655
$206,655

Last updated: 12 November 2019