The average pay for a Waiter/Waitress in Sydney, New South Wales is AU$15.69 per hour. People in this job generally don't have more than 10 years' experience. For the first five to ten years in this position, wages increase steeply, but any additional experience does not have a big effect on pay.

AU$11,745 - AU$56,171
AU$12K
AU$39K
AU$56K
MEDIAN: AU$39,000
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AU$10.76 - AU$21.73
AU$11
AU$16
AU$22
MEDIAN: AU$15.69
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90%

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Local Salary Data (?
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AU$0AU$19KAU$38KAU$57K
Salary
AU$11,745 - AU$56,171  
   
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$21,794 - AU$46,943  
Country: Australia | Currency: AUD | Updated: 18 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 16
Local Hourly Rate Data (?
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AU$0AU$9AU$18AU$27
Hourly Rate
AU$10.76 - AU$21.73  
   
Hourly Tips
AU$0.00 - AU$3.14  
Overtime
AU$18.00  
Local Annualized Data (?
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AU$0AU$18KAU$36KAU$54K
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$21,794 - AU$46,943  
   
Country: United States | Currency: AUD | Updated: 18 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 248

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Key Stats for Waiter/Waitress

Gender

Female
72 %
Male
28 %

Job Satisfaction

Satisfied
Rated 3 out of 5
based on 4 votes.
Less than 1 year
13%
1-4 years
69%
5-9 years
13%
10-19 years
4%
20 years or more
1%
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Experience Affects Waiter/Waitress Salaries

Experienced
▲26%

Mid-Career
▲22%

National Average
AU$34,000

Entry-Level
▼4%

Job Satisfaction

Satisfied
Rated 3 out of 5
based on 4 votes.

Gender

Female
72 %
Male
28 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
13%
1-4 years
69%
5-9 years
13%
10-19 years
4%
20 years or more
1%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 1%
dental benefits
Dental:
vision benefits
Vision: 1%
dental benefits
None: 98%
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