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$30,747 - AU$87,584
AU$31K
AU$59K
AU$88K
MEDIAN: AU$59,199
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50%
90%
AU$19.66 - AU$40.53
AU$20
AU$29
AU$41
MEDIAN: AU$28.61
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50%
90%
AU$0AU$87K
Salary AU$30,747 - AU$87,584
Bonus AU$0.00 - AU$7,757
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$39,935 - AU$86,734
  • Country: Australia
  • Currency: AUD
  • Updated: 11 Jul 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 250
Hourly Data AU$0AU$61
Hourly Rate AU$19.66 - AU$40.53
Hourly Tips AU$1.59
Overtime AU$28.83 - AU$61.31
Annual Data AU$0AU$86K
Bonus AU$0.00 - AU$7,757
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$39,935 - AU$86,734
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: AUD
  • Updated: 11 Jul 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 727

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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 AU$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 AU$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 AU$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 AU$72,000 based on 118 salaries.

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: AU$60,278

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Q: What is it like working as a Plumber?

Plumber in Melbourne:
"I love it always different."
Pros: Never boring always a work out keep fit.
Cons: Nothing really this is what I wanna do and be.

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Key Stats for Plumber

Gender

Female
1 %
Male
99 %
Less than 1 year
1%
1-4 years
25%
5-9 years
36%
10-19 years
25%
20 years or more
12%
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Experience Affects Plumber Salaries

▲19%

▲17%

National Average
AU$60,000

▼1%

▼19%

Skills That Affect Plumber Salaries

▲7%

▲5%

▼0%


Energy Supply (Gas and Electricity)
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drainer
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National Average
AU$60,000

drainage
▼2%

plumber
▼7%

Gas Fitting
▼16%

Gender

Female
1 %
Male
99 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
1%
1-4 years
25%
5-9 years
36%
10-19 years
25%
20 years or more
12%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 10%
dental benefits
Dental: %
vision benefits
Vision: 1%
no benefits
None: 90%
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