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$34,059 - AU$84,252
AU$34K
AU$65K
AU$84K
MEDIAN: AU$65,055
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90%

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AU$19.83 - AU$43.57
AU$20
AU$30
AU$44
MEDIAN: AU$29.76
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90%

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National Salary Data (?
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AU$0AU$31KAU$62KAU$93K
Salary
AU$34,059 - AU$84,252  
   
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$41,263 - AU$91,120  
Country: Australia | Currency: AUD | Updated: 24 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 28
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National Hourly Rate Data (?
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AU$0AU$23AU$46AU$69
Hourly Rate
AU$19.83 - AU$43.57  
   
Overtime
AU$23.96 - AU$67.02  
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$41,263 - AU$91,120  
Country: United States | Currency: AUD | Updated: 24 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 120
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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$63,109

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Key Stats for Plumber

Gender

Female
1 %
Male
99 %
1-4 years
17%
5-9 years
36%
10-19 years
30%
20 years or more
16%
Location:
Years in Fields/Career:
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Experience Affects Plumber Salaries

▲17%

Late-Career
▲10%

National Average
AU$63,000

▼1%

Entry-Level
▼19%

Gender

Female
1 %
Male
99 %

Years of Experience

1-4 years
17%
5-9 years
36%
10-19 years
30%
20 years or more
16%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 9%
dental benefits
Dental: 1%
vision benefits
Vision:
dental benefits
None: 91%
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