A Rigger earns an average wage of AU$33.25 per hour. Most people with this job move on to other positions after 20 years in this field.

AU$44,385 - AU$101,367
AU$44K
AU$70K
AU$100K
MEDIAN: AU$69,540
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50%
90%

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AU$24.41 - AU$45.15
AU$24
AU$33
AU$45
MEDIAN: AU$33.25
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90%

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National Salary Data (?
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AU$0AU$50KAU$100KAU$150K
Salary
AU$44,385 - AU$101,367  
   
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$49,899 - AU$98,997  
Country: Australia | Currency: AUD | Updated: 24 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 20
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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AU$0AU$26AU$52AU$78
Hourly Rate
AU$24.41 - AU$45.15  
   
Overtime
AU$39.45 - AU$77.04  
National Annualized Data (?
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AU$0AU$60KAU$120KAU$180K
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$49,899 - AU$98,997  
   
Country: United States | Currency: AUD | Updated: 24 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 86

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Pay by Experience Level for Rigger

Pay by Experience for a Rigger has a positive trend. An entry-level Rigger with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $66,000 based on 55 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Rigger with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $71,000 based on 43 salaries. An experienced Rigger which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $82,000 based on 32 salaries. A Rigger with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $92,000 based on 11 salaries.

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: AU$72,990

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Key Stats for Rigger

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 2 votes.
Less than 1 year
2%
1-4 years
37%
5-9 years
25%
10-19 years
25%
20 years or more
10%
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Years in Fields/Career:
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Experience Affects Rigger Salaries

Late-Career
▲26%

▲12%

National Average
AU$73,000

▼3%

▼9%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 2 votes.

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
2%
1-4 years
37%
5-9 years
25%
10-19 years
25%
20 years or more
10%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 12%
dental benefits
Dental:
vision benefits
Vision:
no benefits
None: 88%