Toowoomba Grammar School principal Peter Hauser.
Toowoomba Grammar School principal Peter Hauser. Bev Lacey

Toowoomba Grammar boss highest paid in Queensland

HE HAS a team of 300 staff, is directly responsible for 1200 young men, has thousands of customers and makes more than $450,000 a year.

He isn't the CEO of a major company, the head of a multi-national mining company or some whiz-bang techie with significant influence in the digital world.

He's a school principal!

An annual report tabled in State Parliament has revealed Toowoomba Grammar School's principal Peter Hauser is the highest paid Grammar school headmaster in Queensland.

>> READ MORE ABOUT PETER HAUSER AND HIS ROLE HERE

His total annual remuneration for 2013 was $463,000.

That  included a base wage of $365,000 and non-monetary benefits of $65,000.

He earnt more than Brisbane Grammar School's principal, who made a base wage of $319,000 and non-monetary benefits of $77,000.

Mr Hauser's 2013 remuneration increased significantly from 2012 when he earned a base wage of $279,000 and non-monetary benefits of $87,000.


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