A Plumber earns an average wage of AU$28.29 per hour. Most people with this job move on to other positions after 20 years in this career.

AU$30,579 - AU$82,838
AU$31K
AU$59K
AU$83K
MEDIAN: AU$58,597
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50%
90%

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AU$19.66 - AU$40.40
AU$20
AU$28
AU$40
MEDIAN: AU$28.29
10%
50%
90%

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National Salary Data (?
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AU$0AU$29KAU$58KAU$87K
Salary
AU$30,579 - AU$82,838  
   
Bonus
AU$1,000  
Profit Sharing
AU$8,700  
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$39,609 - AU$85,788  
Country: Australia | Currency: AUD | Updated: 24 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 249
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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AU$0AU$21AU$42AU$63
Hourly Rate
AU$19.66 - AU$40.40  
   
Overtime
AU$28.78 - AU$61.25  
National Annualized Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Take the PayScale Survey to find out how location influences pay for this job.
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AU$0AU$50KAU$100KAU$150K
Bonus
AU$1,000  
   
Profit Sharing
AU$8,700  
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$39,609 - AU$85,788  
Country: United States | Currency: AUD | Updated: 24 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 708

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Pay by Experience Level for Plumber

Pay by Experience for a Plumber has a positive trend. An entry-level Plumber with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $49,000 based on 385 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Plumber with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $60,000 based on 468 salaries. An experienced Plumber which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $70,000 based on 278 salaries. A Plumber with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $72,000 based on 118 salaries.

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: AU$59,546

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Key Stats for Plumber

Gender

Female
1 %
Male
99 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 4 votes.
Less than 1 year
1%
1-4 years
24%
5-9 years
38%
10-19 years
25%
20 years or more
12%
Location:
Years in Fields/Career:
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Experience Affects Plumber Salaries

▲21%

▲18%

▼0%

National Average
AU$60,000

▼18%

Skills That Affect Plumber Salaries

▲8%

▲6%


▲1%

Energy Supply (Gas and Electricity)
▲1%

drainer
▲1%

National Average
AU$60,000

drainage
▼1%

plumber
▼6%

Gas Fitting
▼15%

Job Satisfaction

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

Gender

Female
1 %
Male
99 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
1%
1-4 years
24%
5-9 years
38%
10-19 years
25%
20 years or more
12%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 9%
dental benefits
Dental: 1%
vision benefits
Vision: 1%
no benefits
None: 91%