The average wage for a Laborer is AU$20.37 per hour. Most people with this job move on to other positions after 10 years in this field. 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$30,206 - AU$59,224
AU$30K
AU$39K
AU$59K
MEDIAN: AU$38,720
10%
50%
90%
AU$16.52 - AU$26.39
AU$17
AU$21
AU$26
MEDIAN: AU$20.64
10%
50%
90%
AU$0AU$59K
Salary AU$30,206 - AU$59,224
Bonus AU$1,740
Profit Sharing AU$1,000
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$33,865 - AU$57,704
  • Country: Australia
  • Currency: AUD
  • Updated: 11 Jul 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 33
Hourly Data AU$0AU$46
Hourly Rate AU$16.52 - AU$26.39
Hourly Tips AU$0.86
Overtime AU$25.13 - AU$46.90
Annual Data AU$0AU$57K
Bonus AU$1,740
Profit Sharing AU$1,000
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$33,865 - AU$57,704
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: AUD
  • Updated: 11 Jul 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 557

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Pay by Experience Level for Laborer

Pay by Experience for a Laborer has a positive trend. An entry-level Laborer with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of AU$42,000 based on 436 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Laborer with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of AU$47,000 based on 86 salaries. An experienced Laborer which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of AU$47,000 based on 42 salaries. A Laborer with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of AU$44,000 based on 7 salaries.

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: AU$43,095

Larger city markers indicate a job is popular in that location.

Laborer Reviews

Q: What is it like working as a Laborer?

Laborer in Launceston:
Pros: End of the week.
Cons: Pay is low and not worth going to work. Boss is overly religious.

Laborer in colac:
"Hard and long hours."
Pros: Fresh air meeting new people and long hours travelling.
Cons: All the negativity and not knowing what work has to be done.

Laborer in Brisbane:
Pros:
Cons: It makes you feel you are not getting enough payment for what you do at work, because the job I am currently doing is very hard and I guessed wage is too low.

Key Stats for Laborer

Gender

Female
2 %
Male
98 %
Less than 1 year
16%
1-4 years
63%
5-9 years
11%
10-19 years
8%
20 years or more
1%
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Years in Fields/Career:
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Experience Affects Laborer Salaries

▲9%

▲9%

Late-Career
▲1%

National Average
AU$43,000

▼2%

Gender

Female
2 %
Male
98 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
16%
1-4 years
63%
5-9 years
11%
10-19 years
8%
20 years or more
1%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 2%
dental benefits
Dental: %
vision benefits
Vision: 1%
no benefits
None: 98%
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