The average wage for an Arborist is AU$26.62 per hour. Most people with this job move on to other positions after 20 years in this career.

AU$46,375 - AU$91,563
AU$46K
AU$62K
AU$92K
MEDIAN: AU$61,706
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50%
90%
AU$20.08 - AU$34.81
AU$20
AU$27
AU$35
MEDIAN: AU$26.52
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50%
90%
AU$0AU$91K
Salary AU$46,375 - AU$91,563
Bonus AU$5,000
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$42,416 - AU$76,727
  • Country: Australia
  • Currency: AUD
  • Updated: 20 Oct 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 39
Hourly Data AU$0AU$58
Hourly Rate AU$20.08 - AU$34.81
Overtime AU$22.98 - AU$58.72
Annual Data AU$0AU$76K
Bonus AU$5,000
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$42,416 - AU$76,727
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: AUD
  • Updated: 20 Oct 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 126

Arborist Job Listings

Pay by Experience Level for Arborist

Pay by Experience for an Arborist has a positive trend. An entry-level Arborist with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of AU$52,000 based on 92 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. An Arborist with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of AU$61,000 based on 64 salaries. An experienced Arborist which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of AU$69,000 based on 43 salaries. An Arborist with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of AU$73,000 based on 13 salaries.

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: AU$56,736

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

Arborist Reviews

Q: What is it like working as an Arborist?

Arborist in Busselton:
"Hard."
Pros: Watching a tree fall and climbing high into a tree.
Cons: Hard, sweaty, hot, back pain, dangerous.

Key Stats for Arborist

Gender

Female
4 %
Male
96 %
Less than 1 year
3%
1-4 years
40%
5-9 years
27%
10-19 years
23%
20 years or more
7%

Experience Affects Arborist Salaries

▲29%

▲22%

▲7%

National Average
AU$57,000

▼8%

Gender

Female
4 %
Male
96 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
3%
1-4 years
40%
5-9 years
27%
10-19 years
23%
20 years or more
7%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 5%
dental benefits
Dental: 2%
vision benefits
Vision: 2%
no benefits
None: 95%