The average pay for an Air Conditioning (AC) Technician is AU$32.27 per hour. Experience has a moderate effect on salary for this job. Most people with this job move on to other positions after 20 years in this career.

AU$36,241 - AU$99,329
AU$36K
AU$72K
AU$99K
MEDIAN: AU$72,500
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50%
90%
AU$20.53 - AU$40.85
AU$21
AU$32
AU$41
MEDIAN: AU$32.27
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50%
90%
AU$0AU$99K
Salary AU$36,241 - AU$99,329
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$45,009 - AU$90,488
  • Country: Australia
  • Currency: AUD
  • Updated: 18 Jan 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 10
Hourly Data AU$0AU$84
Hourly Rate AU$20.53 - AU$40.85
Overtime AU$32.48 - AU$84.00
Annual Data AU$0AU$90K
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$45,009 - AU$90,488
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: AUD
  • Updated: 18 Jan 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 53

Job Description for Air Conditioning (AC) Technician

An air conditioning (AC) technician is a person typically employed by a company that specializes in heating, ventilation, and air conditioning (HVAC) processes. This technician works to install, maintain, and repair air conditioning equipment in commercial and residential buildings. This can involve machine work on air conditioning units themselves, as well as structural work to place ducts and vents.

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Air Conditioning (AC) Technician Tasks

  • Install, inspect, maintain, and repair AC units.
  • Read schematics, study schedules, and estimate job requirements, such as costs and completion times.
  • Report job details, such as completion times, materials used, and unit damages and repairs.
  • Maintain, repair, and replace company equipment and order parts and units from vendors.
  • Use diagnostic equipment to test AC units for leakage, damage, and functionality.

Air Conditioning (AC) Technician Job Listings

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: AU$68,953

Larger city markers indicate a job is popular in that location.

Key Stats for Air Conditioning (AC) Technician

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 5 votes.
Less than 1 year
2%
1-4 years
17%
5-9 years
38%
10-19 years
29%
20 years or more
14%

Experience Affects Air Conditioning (AC) Technician Salaries

▲14%

National Average
AU$69,000

▼3%

▼21%

Job Satisfaction

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

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
2%
1-4 years
17%
5-9 years
38%
10-19 years
29%
20 years or more
14%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 4%
dental benefits
Dental:
vision benefits
Vision:
no benefits
None: 96%