The average wage for an Apprentice Electrician is AU$17.29 per hour. Most people with this job move on to other positions after 10 years in this career.

AU$17,048 - AU$50,178
AU$17K
AU$31K
AU$50K
MEDIAN: AU$31,315
10%
50%
90%
AU$15.03 - AU$24.13
AU$15
AU$17
AU$24
MEDIAN: AU$17.28
10%
50%
90%
AU$0AU$52K
Salary AU$17,048 - AU$50,178
Bonus AU$1,000
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$25,666 - AU$52,748
  • Country: Australia
  • Currency: AUD
  • Updated: 13 Jan 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 108
Hourly Data AU$0AU$49
Hourly Rate AU$15.03 - AU$24.13
Hourly Tips AU$0.07
Overtime AU$21.51 - AU$49.66
Annual Data AU$0AU$52K
Bonus AU$1,000
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$25,666 - AU$52,748
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: AUD
  • Updated: 13 Jan 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 281

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 Job Listings

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: AU$35,828

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Apprentice Electrician Reviews

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

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

Key Stats for Apprentice Electrician

Gender

Female
5 %
Male
95 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 10 votes.
Less than 1 year
13%
1-4 years
84%
5-9 years
3%
10-19 years
0%

Experience Affects Apprentice Electrician Salaries

▲7%

▼0%

National Average
AU$36,000

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 10 votes.

Gender

Female
5 %
Male
95 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
13%
1-4 years
84%
5-9 years
3%
10-19 years
0%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 14%
dental benefits
Dental: 5%
vision benefits
Vision: 5%
no benefits
None: 85%