A Plumber earns an average wage of AU$27.79 per hour. Most people with this job move on to other positions after 20 years in this career. A skill in gas fitter is associated with high pay for this job.

AU$32,254 - AU$83,635
(Median)
AU$32K
AU$59K
AU$84K
MEDIAN: AU$58,928
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90%

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AU$19.59 - AU$39.97
(Median)
AU$20
AU$28
AU$40
MEDIAN: AU$27.00
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50%
90%

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National Salary Data (?
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AU$0AU$29KAU$58KAU$87K
Salary
AU$32,254 - AU$83,635  
   
Bonus
AU$20.13 - AU$7,946  
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$39,530 - AU$85,079  
Country: Australia | Currency: AUD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 277
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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AU$0AU$21AU$42AU$63
Hourly Rate
AU$19.59 - AU$39.97  
   
Overtime
AU$29.47 - AU$61.93  
National Annualized Data (?
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AU$0AU$50KAU$100KAU$150K
Bonus
AU$20.13 - AU$7,946  
   
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$39,530 - AU$85,079  
Country: United States | Currency: AUD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 796
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Pay by Experience Level for Plumber

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

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: AU$59,056

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Experience Affects Plumber Salaries




National Average
AU$59,000


Skills That Affect Plumber Salaries

gas fitter
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Energy Supply (Gas and Electricity)
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drainer
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Plumbing
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drainage
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National Average
AU$59,000

Roofing Materials Installation
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plumber
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Gas Fitting
up arrow 15%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 32 votes.

Gender

Female
1 %
Male
99 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
1%
1-4 years
23%
5-9 years
38%
10-19 years
25%
20 years or more
12%

Common Health Benefits

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