The average rate for an Electrician in Newcastle, New South Wales is AU$29.19 per hour. Experience has a moderate effect on salary for this job. The highest paying skills associated with this job are Programmable Logic Controllers (PLC) / Automation, Maintenance, and Telecommunications.

AU$54,000 - AU$130,000
AU$82K
MEDIAN: AU$82,000
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AU$20.59 - AU$36.51
AU$21
AU$29
AU$37
MEDIAN: AU$29.19
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50%
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Local Salary Data (?
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Salary
AU$82,000  
   
Total Pay (?
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AU$42,485 - AU$126,045  
Country: Australia | Currency: AUD | Updated: 24 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 9
Local Hourly Rate Data (?
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Hourly Rate
AU$20.59 - AU$36.51  
   
Overtime
AU$45.00  
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AU$42,485 - AU$126,045  
   
Country: United States | Currency: AUD | Updated: 24 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 23

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Pay by Experience Level for Electrician

Pay by Experience for an Electrician has a positive trend. An entry-level Electrician with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $57,000 based on 14 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. An Electrician with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $65,000 based on 16 salaries. An experienced Electrician which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $74,000 based on 7 salaries. An Electrician with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $83,000 based on 5 salaries.

Key Stats for Electrician

Less than 1 year
3%
1-4 years
25%
5-9 years
41%
10-19 years
19%
20 years or more
13%
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Experience Affects Electrician Salaries

Late-Career
▲34%

▲19%

Mid-Career
▲5%

National Average
AU$62,000

▼9%

Skills That Affect Electrician Salaries

Programmable Logic Controllers (PLC) / Automation
▲21%

▲15%

Telecommunications
▲14%

Commercial
▼0%

National Average
AU$62,000

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
3%
1-4 years
25%
5-9 years
41%
10-19 years
19%
20 years or more
13%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 6%
dental benefits
Dental:
vision benefits
Vision:
no benefits
None: 94%