A Plumber earns an average wage of AU$28.05 per hour. Most people with this job move on to other positions after 20 years in this career.

AU$32,644 - AU$83,500
AU$33K
AU$59K
AU$84K
MEDIAN: AU$58,908
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50%
90%

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AU$19.60 - AU$40.15
AU$20
AU$28
AU$40
MEDIAN: AU$28.05
10%
50%
90%

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National Salary Data (?
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AU$0AU$29KAU$58KAU$87K
Salary
AU$32,644 - AU$83,500  
   
Bonus
AU$983  
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$39,581 - AU$85,310  
Country: Australia | Currency: AUD | Updated: 18 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 265
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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AU$0AU$21AU$42AU$63
Hourly Rate
AU$19.60 - AU$40.15  
   
Overtime
AU$29.44 - AU$60.98  
National Annualized Data (?
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AU$0AU$50KAU$100KAU$150K
Bonus
AU$983  
   
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$39,581 - AU$85,310  
Country: United States | Currency: AUD | Updated: 18 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 757

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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$59,351

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Key Stats for Plumber

Gender

Female
1 %
Male
99 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 17 votes.
Less than 1 year
1%
1-4 years
24%
5-9 years
38%
10-19 years
26%
20 years or more
12%
Location:
Years in Fields/Career:
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Experience Affects Plumber Salaries

▲21%

▲18%

▼0%

National Average
AU$59,000

▼18%

Skills That Affect Plumber Salaries

gas fitter
▲10%

▲6%

▲1%


Energy Supply (Gas and Electricity)
▲1%

drainer
▲1%

drainage
▼0%

National Average
AU$59,000

plumber
▼7%

Gas Fitting
▼15%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 17 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
26%
20 years or more
12%

Common Health Benefits

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