The average rate for a Welder in Melbourne, Victoria is AU$24.71 per hour. People in this job generally don't have more than 20 years' experience.

AU$48,000 - AU$70,000
AU$54K
MEDIAN: AU$54,464
50%

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AU$19.45 - AU$35.16
AU$19
AU$25
AU$35
MEDIAN: AU$24.71
10%
50%
90%

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Local Salary Data (?
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AU$0AU$26KAU$52KAU$78K
Salary
AU$54,464  
   
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$40,469 - AU$75,532  
Country: Australia | Currency: AUD | Updated: 24 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 7
Local Hourly Rate Data (?
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AU$0AU$16AU$32AU$48
Hourly Rate
AU$19.45 - AU$35.16  
   
Overtime
AU$39.50  
Local Annualized Data (?
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AU$0AU$32KAU$64KAU$96K
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$40,469 - AU$75,532  
   
Country: United States | Currency: AUD | Updated: 24 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 47

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Pay by Experience Level for Welder

Pay by Experience for a Welder has a neutral trend. An entry-level Welder with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $51,000 based on 19 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Welder with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $52,000 based on 23 salaries. An experienced Welder which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $56,000 based on 22 salaries. A Welder with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $51,000 based on 6 salaries.

Key Stats for Welder

Less than 1 year
2%
1-4 years
20%
5-9 years
30%
10-19 years
37%
20 years or more
11%
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Years in Fields/Career:
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Experience Affects Welder Salaries

▲7%

National Average
AU$52,000

▼1%

▼2%

▼3%

Skills That Affect Welder Salaries


▲2%

National Average
AU$52,000


Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
2%
1-4 years
20%
5-9 years
30%
10-19 years
37%
20 years or more
11%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 7%
dental benefits
Dental:
vision benefits
Vision: 4%
no benefits
None: 89%
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