A Plumber with Maintenance skills earns an average wage of AU$29.76 per hour. Pay for this job rises steadily for more experienced workers, but goes down noticeably for employees with more than 20 years' experience.

AU$40,000 - AU$84,059
AU$40K
AU$65K
AU$84K
MEDIAN: AU$65,131
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50%
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AU$19.88 - AU$41.13
AU$20
AU$30
AU$41
MEDIAN: AU$30.03
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90%

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National Salary Data (?
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AU$0AU$30KAU$60KAU$90K
Salary
AU$40,000 - AU$84,059  
   
Bonus
AU$2,600  
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$41,863 - AU$87,677  
Country: Australia | Currency: AUD | Updated: 4 May 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 39
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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AU$0AU$23AU$46AU$69
Hourly Rate
AU$19.88 - AU$41.13  
   
Hourly Tips
AU$0.55  
Overtime
AU$24.47 - AU$66.78  
National Annualized Data (?
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AU$0AU$50KAU$100KAU$150K
Bonus
AU$2,600  
   
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$41,863 - AU$87,677  
Country: United States | Currency: AUD | Updated: 4 May 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 144

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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 $51,000 based on 46 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 $62,000 based on 75 salaries. An experienced Plumber which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $74,000 based on 53 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 $70,000 based on 24 salaries.

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: AU$63,682

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Key Stats for Plumber

Gender

Female
1 %
Male
99 %
Less than 1 year
1%
1-4 years
17%
5-9 years
37%
10-19 years
31%
20 years or more
15%
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Experience Affects Plumber Salaries

▲16%

Late-Career
▲9%

National Average
AU$64,000

▼2%

Entry-Level
▼19%

Gender

Female
1 %
Male
99 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
1%
1-4 years
17%
5-9 years
37%
10-19 years
31%
20 years or more
15%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 9%
dental benefits
Dental: 1%
vision benefits
Vision:
no benefits
None: 91%
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