The average pay for an Electrician in Sydney, New South Wales is AU$30.04 per hour. Pay for this job rises steadily for more experienced workers, but goes down noticeably for employees with more than 20 years' experience. Most people with this job move on to other positions after 20 years in this career. The highest paying skills associated with this job are Programmable Logic Controllers (PLC) / Automation and Solar Energy / Solar Power.

AU$30,188 - AU$90,847
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AU$30K
AU$61K
AU$91K
MEDIAN: AU$60,761
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AU$18.87 - AU$40.62
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AU$19
AU$30
AU$41
MEDIAN: AU$30
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Local Salary Data (?
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AU$0AU$31KAU$62KAU$93K
Salary
AU$30,188 - AU$90,847  
   
Total Pay (?
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AU$38,683 - AU$92,539  
Country: Australia | Currency: AUD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 87
Local Hourly Rate Data (?
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AU$0AU$24AU$48AU$72
Hourly Rate
AU$18.87 - AU$40.62  
   
Overtime
AU$28.38 - AU$70.35  
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AU$0AU$50KAU$100KAU$150K
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$38,683 - AU$92,539  
   
Country: United States | Currency: AUD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 161
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Median of all compensation (including tips, bonus, and overtime) by years of experience.

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Experience Affects Electrician Salaries



Late-Career
up arrow 4%

National Average
AU$63,000


Skills That Affect Electrician Salaries

Programmable Logic Controllers (PLC) / Automation
up arrow 21%

Solar Energy / Solar Power
up arrow 12%


Commercial
0%

Maintenance
0%

National Average
AU$63,000

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 8 votes.

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
0%
1-4 years
27%
5-9 years
36%
10-19 years
27%
20 years or more
10%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 8%
dental benefits
Dental: 2%
medical benefits
Vision: 1%
dental benefits
None: 91%
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