Electrician Salary

The average wage for an Electrician is AU$29.90 per hour. Skills that are associated with high pay for this job are High Voltage, construction, and Programmable Logic Controllers (PLC) / Automation.

AU$35,121 - AU$103,043
(Median)
AU$35K
AU$65K
AU$100K
MEDIAN: AU$65,112
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90%

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AU$20.11 - AU$40.67
(Median)
AU$20
AU$30
AU$41
MEDIAN: AU$29.00
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50%
90%

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National Salary Data (?
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AU$0AU$50KAU$100KAU$150K
Salary
AU$35,121 - AU$103,043  
   
Bonus
AU$0.00 - AU$4,793  
Profit Sharing
AU$15.10 - AU$24,832  
Commission
AU$4,000  
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$41,450 - AU$96,155  
Country: Australia | Currency: AUD | Updated: 17 Mar 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 730
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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AU$0AU$25AU$50AU$75
Hourly Rate
AU$20.11 - AU$40.67  
   
Hourly Tips
AU$0.05  
Overtime
AU$29.42 - AU$72.16  
National Annualized Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Take the PayScale Survey to find out how location influences pay for this job.
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AU$0AU$50KAU$100KAU$150K
Bonus
AU$0.00 - AU$4,793  
   
Commission
AU$4,000  
Profit Sharing
AU$15.10 - AU$24,832  
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).
)
AU$41,450 - AU$96,155  
Country: United States | Currency: AUD | Updated: 17 Mar 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 1,926
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Pay by Experience Level for Electrician

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

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: AU$64,085

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Experience Affects Electrician Salaries




National Average
AU$64,000


Skills That Affect Electrician Salaries

High Voltage
up arrow 29%

construction
up arrow 16%


Telecommunications
up arrow 3%

Maintenance
up arrow 2%

Commercial
up arrow 2%

National Average
AU$64,000

Solar Energy / Solar Power
up arrow 2%

Electrician
up arrow 13%

domestic
up arrow 14%

Residential
up arrow 15%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 239 votes.

Gender

Female
1 %
Male
99 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
1%
1-4 years
29%
5-9 years
33%
10-19 years
23%
20 years or more
14%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 7%
dental benefits
Dental: 2%
medical benefits
Vision: 2%
dental benefits
None: 92%
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