Average Actor / Actress Hourly Pay in Australia

AU$35.16
Avg. Base Hourly Rate (AUD)
10%
A$19.39
MEDIAN
A$35.16
90%
A$65.02

The average hourly pay for an Actor / Actress is AU$35.16

Hourly Rate
AU$19 - AU$65
Bonus
AU$14 - AU$69k
Total Pay
AU$42k - AU$230k
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What Do Actor / Actresses Do?

Actor / Actress Tasks
  • Follow physical, costuming, voice and language guidelines to act as a character.
  • Appear on time and work well with other staff.
  • Follow blocking and movement instructions.
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FAQs About Actor / Actresses

What is the highest pay for Actor / Actresses?

Our data indicates that the highest pay for an Actor / Actress is A$65.02 / hour

What is the lowest pay for Actor / Actresses?

Our data indicates that the lowest pay for an Actor / Actress is A$19.39 / hour

How can Actor / Actresses increase their salary?

Increasing your pay as an Actor / Actress is possible in different ways. Change of employer: Consider a career move to a new employer that is willing to pay higher for your skills. Level of Education: Gaining advanced degrees may allow this role to increase their income potential and qualify for promotions. Managing Experience: If you are an Actor / Actress that oversees more junior Actor / Actresses, this experience can increase the likelihood to earn more.