Electrician Salary (Australia)

The average wage for an Electrician is AU$29.43 per hour. Skills that are associated with high pay for this job are Equipment Maintenance, Programmable Logic Controllers (PLC) / Automation, Electronic Troubleshooting, and Telecommunications.
Electrician Total Pay (?
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AU$34,021 - AU$99,938
(Median)
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MEDIAN: AU$58,917
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Electrician Total Pay (?
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AU$19.80 - AU$39.72
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MEDIAN: AU$29.00
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National Salary Data

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AU$0AU$34KAU$68KAU$102K
Salary
AU$34,021 - AU$99,938  
   
Bonus
AU$0.00 - AU$4,137  
Profit Sharing
AU$196.53 - AU$10,000  
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$40,737 - AU$95,039  
PayScale
Country: Australia | Currency: AUD | Updated: 9 Jun 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 1,583
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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AU$0AU$24AU$48AU$72
Hourly Rate
AU$19.80 - AU$39.72  
   
Overtime
AU$25.60 - AU$71.71  
National Annualized Data (?
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AU$0AU$50KAU$100KAU$150K
Bonus
AU$0.00 - AU$4,137  
   
Profit Sharing
AU$196.53 - AU$10,000  
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$40,737 - AU$95,039  
PayScale
Country: United States | Currency: AUD | Updated: 9 Jun 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 1,583
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Pay Difference By Location

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Canberra
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Newcastle
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Townsville
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Darwin
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National Average
AU$62,000
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Hobart
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Ballarat
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Gold Coast
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Experience Affects Electrician Salaries

National Average
AU$62,000

Skills That Affect Electrician Salaries

Equipment Maintenance
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Electronic Troubleshooting
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National Average
AU$62,000
Solar Energy / Solar Power
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Electrician
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domestic
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Gender

Female
2%
female alumni
 
Male
98%
male alumni

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
1%
1-4 years
29%
5-9 years
34%
10-19 years
22%
20 years or more
14%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 8% dental benefits Dental: 2%
vision benefits Vision: 2% employee benefits None: 91%
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