A Plumber in Melbourne, Victoria earns an average wage of AU$27.70 per hour. A skill in Maintenance is associated with high pay for this job. Most people move on to other jobs if they have more than 20 years' experience in this career.

AU$34,793 - AU$98,113
AU$35K
AU$59K
AU$98K
MEDIAN: AU$59,169
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AU$19.20 - AU$41.07
AU$19
AU$28
AU$41
MEDIAN: AU$27.70
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Local Salary Data (?
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AU$0AU$33KAU$66KAU$99K
Salary
AU$34,793 - AU$98,113  
   
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$39,011 - AU$90,611  
Country: Australia | Currency: AUD | Updated: 18 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 59
Local Hourly Rate Data (?
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AU$0AU$22AU$44AU$66
Hourly Rate
AU$19.20 - AU$41.07  
   
Overtime
AU$29.09 - AU$63.89  
Local Annualized Data (?
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AU$0AU$50KAU$100KAU$150K
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$39,011 - AU$90,611  
   
Country: United States | Currency: AUD | Updated: 18 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 140

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Pay by Experience Level for Plumber

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

Key Stats for Plumber

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 6 votes.
Less than 1 year
1%
1-4 years
24%
5-9 years
38%
10-19 years
27%
20 years or more
11%
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Experience Affects Plumber Salaries

Late-Career
▲33%

Experienced
▲26%

National Average
AU$58,000

Mid-Career
▼1%

Entry-Level
▼21%

Skills That Affect Plumber Salaries

Maintenance
▲11%

Roofing Materials Installation
▲8%

▲2%

National Average
AU$58,000

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 6 votes.

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
1%
1-4 years
24%
5-9 years
38%
10-19 years
27%
20 years or more
11%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 6%
dental benefits
Dental: 1%
vision benefits
Vision: 1%
dental benefits
None: 94%
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