Plumber Salary

A Plumber earns an average wage of AU$27.36 per hour. Experience has a moderate effect on pay for this job. Most people with this job move on to other positions after 20 years in this career. A skill in Maintenance is associated with high pay for this job.

AU$33,741 - AU$82,831
(Median)
AU$34K
AU$53K
AU$83K
MEDIAN: AU$52,704
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90%

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AU$19.33 - AU$40.03
(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$33,741 - AU$82,831  
   
Bonus
AU$0.00 - AU$2,034  
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$39,167 - AU$85,323  
Country: Australia | Currency: AUD | Updated: 16 May 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 320
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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AU$0AU$22AU$44AU$66
Hourly Rate
AU$19.33 - AU$40.03  
   
Overtime
AU$28.13 - AU$63.90  
National Annualized Data (?
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AU$0AU$50KAU$100KAU$150K
Bonus
AU$0.00 - AU$2,034  
   
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$39,167 - AU$85,323  
Country: United States | Currency: AUD | Updated: 16 May 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 971
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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

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Experience Affects Plumber Salaries




National Average
AU$58,000


Skills That Affect Plumber Salaries

Maintenance
up arrow 14%

gas fitter
up arrow 7%

Energy Supply (Gas and Electricity)
up arrow 4%

Plumbing
up arrow 1%

National Average
AU$58,000

plumber
up arrow 3%

Roofing Materials Installation
up arrow 11%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 152 votes.

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
1%
1-4 years
23%
5-9 years
39%
10-19 years
25%
20 years or more
13%

Common Health Benefits

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