The average wage for an Electrician is AU$30.26 per hour. Skills that are associated with high pay for this job are instrumentation, Fault Finding, High Voltage, Industrial, and Programmable Logic Controllers (PLC) / Automation.

AU$35,998 - AU$103,473
AU$36K
AU$69K
AU$100K
MEDIAN: AU$68,754
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AU$20.19 - AU$41.74
AU$20
AU$30
AU$42
MEDIAN: AU$30.26
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90%

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National Salary Data (?
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AU$0AU$50KAU$100KAU$150K
Salary
AU$35,998 - AU$103,473  
   
Bonus
AU$980 - AU$9,899  
Profit Sharing
AU$5,000  
Commission
AU$4,045  
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$42,077 - AU$97,352  
Country: Australia | Currency: AUD | Updated: 18 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 447
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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AU$0AU$25AU$50AU$75
Hourly Rate
AU$20.19 - AU$41.74  
   
Hourly Tips
AU$0.05  
Overtime
AU$30.65 - AU$73.04  
National Annualized Data (?
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AU$0AU$50KAU$100KAU$150K
Bonus
AU$980 - AU$9,899  
   
Commission
AU$4,045  
Profit Sharing
AU$5,000  
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$42,077 - AU$97,352  
Country: United States | Currency: AUD | Updated: 18 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 1,245

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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$65,777

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Key Stats for Electrician

Gender

Female
1 %
Male
99 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 23 votes.
031
Less than 1 year
1%
1-4 years
29%
5-9 years
32%
10-19 years
25%
20 years or more
13%
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Experience Affects Electrician Salaries




National Average
AU$66,000


Skills That Affect Electrician Salaries

instrumentation
up arrow 43%

Fault Finding
up arrow 36%

High Voltage
up arrow 25%

Industrial
up arrow 16%


construction
up arrow 11%



National Average
AU$66,000



Electrician
up arrow 3%

Air Conditioning
up arrow 5%

ELECTRICAL
up arrow 6%

up arrow 10%

Residential
up arrow 19%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 23 votes.

Gender

Female
1 %
Male
99 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
1%
1-4 years
29%
5-9 years
32%
10-19 years
25%
20 years or more
13%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 9%
dental benefits
Dental: 2%
vision benefits
Vision: 1%
dental benefits
None: 90%
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