Average Entry-Level Apprentice Electrician Hourly Pay in Australia

AU$17.20
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AU$1,750
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The average hourly pay for an Entry-Level Apprentice Electrician in Australia is AU$17.20.
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AU$14.93
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AU$17.20
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AU$22.52
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MEDIAN AU$17.20
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Hourly Rate
AU$15 - AU$23
Bonus
AU$497 - AU$5,087
Total Pay
AU$25,697 - AU$51,523

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Job Description for Apprentice Electrician

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.

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Apprentice Electrician
Maintenance Electrician
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Somewhat common (8 - 20%)
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Pay by Experience Level for Apprentice Electrician

An early career Apprentice Electrician with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of AU$17.24 based on 304 salaries. A mid-career Apprentice Electrician with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of AU$22.99 based on 8 salaries.

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Years of Experience

This data is based on 312 survey responses.
Early Career
97.4%
Mid Career
2.6%

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