AU$30,772
Avg. Salary
AU$17.32
Avg. Hourly Rate

Average additional compensation:

AU$800

Bonus

AU$2,000

Profit Sharing

What am I worth?
How should I pay?

The average pay for an Apprentice Electrician is AU$17.32 per hour.

The average pay for an Apprentice Electrician is AU$30,772 per year.

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AU$15.03
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AU$17.32
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AU$22.13
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MEDIAN AU$17.32
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AU$20k
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AU$31k
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AU$50k
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MEDIAN AU$30,772
AU$19,756 - AU$49,544
AU$20K
AU$31K
AU$50K
MEDIAN: AU$30,772
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AU$15.03 - AU$22.13
AU$15
AU$17
AU$22
MEDIAN: AU$17.32
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AU$0AU$51K
Salary AU$19,756 - AU$49,544
Bonus AU$0.00 - AU$5,152
Profit Sharing AU$2,000
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$29,266 - AU$51,280
  • Country: Australia
  • Currency: AUD
  • Updated: 15 Apr 2019
  • Individuals Reporting: 87
Hourly Data AU$0AU$42
Hourly Rate AU$15.03 - AU$22.13
Hourly Tips AU$0.07
Overtime AU$20.49 - AU$42.98
Annual Data AU$0AU$51K
Bonus AU$0.00 - AU$5,152
Profit Sharing AU$2,000
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$29,266 - AU$51,280
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: AUD
  • Updated: 15 Apr 2019
  • Individuals Reporting: 278

Job Description for Apprentice Electrician

An apprentice electrician will work with a licensed electrician and will perform any duties that are instructed. The apprentice will help the licensed electrician to install and maintain electrical systems. When repairs are needed, the apprentice will carry these out. The electrician will install wiring and will measure, cut, and manipulate the wiring to fit a certain context, such as receptacles, switches, transformers, or distribution boxes.

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Apprentice Electrician Tasks
  • Assist in wire pulls.
  • Handle and install materials under supervision of an assigned electrician.
  • Accurately identify colors of wire and conductors.
  • Mount and install assigned work, conduit, wires and strapping.
  • Keep all materials, tools and equipment, in an orderly fashion and maintain a clean work area at all times.

Apprentice Electrician Pay By Employer

$0$61K

Electric Co.
48 profiles
$29,043

$32,442

$38,187

JMEG
12 profiles
$31,409

$34,401

Apprentice Electrician Job Listings

Pay Difference by Location

6%

3%

-1%

-3%

-4%

-4%

-11%

National Average: AU$35,888

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

Apprentice Electrician Reviews

Q: What is it like working as an Apprentice Electrician?

Apprentice Electrician in Sydney:
"Nice people."
Pros: Laid back life style, less stress
Cons: Costly

Apprentice Electrician in Melbourne:
"Fun."
Pros: Earning money.
Cons: Waking up at 5am.

Key Stats for Apprentice Electrician

Gender

Female
5 %
Male
94 %
Less than 1 year
12%
1-4 years
86%
5-9 years
2%
10-19 years
1%

Experience Affects Apprentice Electrician Salaries

▲16%

▼0%

National Average
AU$36,000

Gender

Female
5 %
Male
94 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
12%
1-4 years
86%
5-9 years
2%
10-19 years
1%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 10%
dental benefits
Dental: 4%
vision benefits
Vision: 5%
no benefits
None: 89%