Construction Laborer Salary

A Construction Laborer earns an average wage of AU$21.60 per hour. For the first five to ten years in this position, wages increase modestly, but any additional experience does not have a big effect on pay. People in this job generally don't have more than 10 years' experience. A skill in Machine Operation is associated with high pay for this job.

AU$25,305 - AU$79,400
(Median)
AU$25K
AU$43K
AU$79K
MEDIAN: AU$43,296
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90%

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AU$16.30 - AU$29.49
(Median)
AU$16
AU$22
AU$29
MEDIAN: AU$21.00
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50%
90%

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National Salary Data (?
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AU$0AU$27KAU$54KAU$81K
Salary
AU$25,305 - AU$79,400  
   
Bonus
AU$0.00 - AU$496.65  
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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AU$33,489 - AU$64,637  
Country: Australia | Currency: AUD | Updated: 17 Mar 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 91
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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AU$0AU$17AU$34AU$51
Hourly Rate
AU$16.30 - AU$29.49  
   
Hourly Tips
AU$1.00  
Overtime
AU$22.37 - AU$50.62  
National Annualized Data (?
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AU$0AU$50KAU$100KAU$150K
Bonus
AU$0.00 - AU$496.65  
   
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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AU$33,489 - AU$64,637  
Country: United States | Currency: AUD | Updated: 17 Mar 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 925
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Pay by Experience Level for Construction Laborer

Median of all compensation (including tips, bonus, and overtime) by years of experience.

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: AU$45,549

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Experience Affects Construction Laborer Salaries


Late-Career
up arrow 16%


National Average
AU$46,000


Skills That Affect Construction Laborer Salaries

Machine Operation
up arrow 17%

National Average
AU$46,000

Cleaning
up arrow 6%

labourer
up arrow 9%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 69 votes.

Gender

Female
3 %
Male
97 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
15%
1-4 years
54%
5-9 years
19%
10-19 years
9%
20 years or more
4%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 7%
dental benefits
Dental: 1%
medical benefits
Vision: 1%
dental benefits
None: 93%
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