A Welder in Sydney, New South Wales earns an average wage of AU$25.97 per hour. Pay for this job does not change much between less experienced and more experienced workers. Most people move on to other jobs if they have more than 20 years' experience in this field.

AU$17.76 - AU$35.86
AU$18
AU$26
AU$36
MEDIAN: AU$25.97
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Local Hourly Rate Data (?
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AU$0AU$19AU$38AU$57
Hourly Rate
AU$17.76 - AU$35.86  
   
Hourly Tips
AU$0.00  
Overtime
AU$37.04  
Local Annualized Data (?
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AU$0AU$50KAU$100KAU$150K
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$38,520 - AU$86,148  
   
Country: United States | Currency: AUD | Updated: 24 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 26
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Key Stats for Welder

Gender

Female
14 %
Male
86 %
1-4 years
29%
5-9 years
21%
10-19 years
36%
20 years or more
14%
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Experience Affects Welder Salaries

Entry-Level
▼0%

National Average
AU$56,000

Experienced
▼3%

Mid-Career
▼3%

Skills That Affect Welder Salaries

National Average
AU$56,000

▼1%

Tungsten Inert Gas (TIG) Welding
▼1%

Metal Inert Gas (MIG) Welding
▼3%

Gender

Female
14 %
Male
86 %

Years of Experience

1-4 years
29%
5-9 years
21%
10-19 years
36%
20 years or more
14%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 50%
dental benefits
Dental:
vision benefits
Vision:
dental benefits
None: 50%
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