The average pay for an Electrician in Canberra, Australian Capital Territory (ACT) is AU$33.32 per hour. Pay for this job rises steadily for more experienced workers, but goes down noticeably for the few employees with more than 20 years' experience.

AU$57,391 - AU$87,429
AU$79K
MEDIAN: AU$78,611
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AU$18.49 - AU$42.09
AU$18
AU$33
AU$42
MEDIAN: AU$33.32
10%
50%
90%

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Local Salary Data (?
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Salary
AU$78,611  
   
Total Pay (?
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AU$45,119 - AU$111,203  
Country: Australia | Currency: AUD | Updated: 24 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 9
Local Hourly Rate Data (?
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AU$0AU$25AU$50AU$75
Hourly Rate
AU$18.49 - AU$42.09  
   
Overtime
AU$55.32  
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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$45,119 - AU$111,203  
   
Country: United States | Currency: AUD | Updated: 24 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 17

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Pay by Experience Level for Electrician

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

Key Stats for Electrician

Less than 1 year
4%
1-4 years
35%
5-9 years
27%
10-19 years
27%
20 years or more
8%
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Years in Fields/Career:
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Experience Affects Electrician Salaries

▲19%

Mid-Career
▲8%

National Average
AU$72,000

Late-Career
▼1%

Entry-Level
▼7%

Skills That Affect Electrician Salaries

Programmable Logic Controllers (PLC) / Automation
▲3%

National Average
AU$72,000

Telecommunications
▼1%

▼3%

▼6%

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
4%
1-4 years
35%
5-9 years
27%
10-19 years
27%
20 years or more
8%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 8%
dental benefits
Dental:
vision benefits
Vision:
dental benefits
None: 92%
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