Plumber Salary

A Plumber earns an average wage of AU$27.41 per hour. A skill in Maintenance is associated with high pay for this job.

AU$30,226 - AU$83,163
(Median)
AU$30K
AU$54K
AU$83K
MEDIAN: AU$53,782
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90%

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AU$19.31 - AU$39.95
(Median)
AU$19
AU$27
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$30,226 - AU$83,163  
   
Bonus
AU$0.00 - AU$2,035  
Profit Sharing
AU$2,000  
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$38,915 - AU$85,450  
Country: Australia | Currency: AUD | Updated: 19 Sep 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 367
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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AU$0AU$21AU$42AU$63
Hourly Rate
AU$19.31 - AU$39.95  
   
Hourly Tips
AU$6.20  
Overtime
AU$28.08 - AU$61.71  
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$0.00 - AU$2,035  
   
Profit Sharing
AU$2,000  
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).
)
AU$38,915 - AU$85,450  
Country: United States | Currency: AUD | Updated: 19 Sep 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 1,113
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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$57,894

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Experience Affects Plumber Salaries




National Average
AU$58,000


Skills That Affect Plumber Salaries

Maintenance
up arrow 13%

gas fitter
up arrow 8%

Energy Supply (Gas and Electricity)
up arrow 4%

Plumbing
0%

National Average
AU$58,000

plumber
up arrow 8%

Roofing Materials Installation
up arrow 12%

Gas Fitting
up arrow 13%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 156 votes.

Gender

Female
0 %
Male
100 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
1%
1-4 years
23%
5-9 years
39%
10-19 years
24%
20 years or more
13%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 8%
dental benefits
Dental: 2%
medical benefits
Vision: 1%
dental benefits
None: 92%
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