The average rate for a Construction Laborer in Melbourne, Victoria is AU$22.65 per hour. Pay for this job rises steadily for more experienced workers, but goes down significantly for the few employees with more than 20 years' experience. Most people move on to other jobs if they have more than 20 years' experience in this career. A skill in Machine Operation is associated with high pay for this job.

AU$30,100 - AU$84,082
AU$30K
AU$42K
AU$84K
MEDIAN: AU$41,842
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AU$17.57 - AU$30.85
AU$18
AU$23
AU$31
MEDIAN: AU$22.65
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Local Salary Data (?
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AU$0AU$29KAU$58KAU$87K
Salary
AU$30,100 - AU$84,082  
   
Total Pay (?
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AU$35,088 - AU$71,727  
Country: Australia | Currency: AUD | Updated: 24 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 15
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Local Hourly Rate Data (?
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AU$0AU$21AU$42AU$63
Hourly Rate
AU$17.57 - AU$30.85  
   
Overtime
AU$1.53 - AU$62.64  
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AU$0AU$50KAU$100KAU$150K
Total Pay (?
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AU$35,088 - AU$71,727  
   
Country: United States | Currency: AUD | Updated: 24 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 102
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Pay by Experience Level for Construction Laborer

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

Key Stats for Construction Laborer

Gender

Female
4 %
Male
96 %
Less than 1 year
12%
1-4 years
56%
5-9 years
19%
10-19 years
9%
20 years or more
3%
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Experience Affects Construction Laborer Salaries

Experienced
▲30%

Mid-Career
▲17%

National Average
AU$48,000

Entry-Level
▼4%

Late-Career
▼5%

Gender

Female
4 %
Male
96 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
12%
1-4 years
56%
5-9 years
19%
10-19 years
9%
20 years or more
3%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 5%
dental benefits
Dental:
vision benefits
Vision: 2%
dental benefits
None: 93%
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