AU$54,776
Avg. Salary
AU$25.52
Avg. Hourly Rate

Average additional compensation:

AU$1,750

Bonus

AU$885

Profit Sharing

What am I worth?
How should I pay?

The average pay for an Automotive Electrician is AU$25.52 per hour.

The average pay for an Automotive Electrician is AU$54,776 per year.

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AU$19.21
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AU$25.52
50%
AU$39.16
90%
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MEDIAN AU$25.52
10%
AU$37k
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AU$55k
50%
AU$113k
90%
90%
MEDIAN AU$54,776
AU$37,489 - AU$112,535
AU$37K
AU$55K
AU$110K
MEDIAN: AU$54,776
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50%
90%
AU$19.21 - AU$39.16
AU$19
AU$26
AU$39
MEDIAN: AU$25.52
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50%
90%
AU$0AU$112K
Salary AU$37,489 - AU$112,535
Bonus AU$150 - AU$16,500
Profit Sharing AU$885
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$39,660 - AU$89,692
  • Country: Australia
  • Currency: AUD
  • Updated: 16 Apr 2019
  • Individuals Reporting: 105
Hourly Data AU$0AU$59
Hourly Rate AU$19.21 - AU$39.16
Hourly Tips AU$1.63
Overtime AU$28.11 - AU$59.80
Annual Data AU$0AU$89K
Bonus AU$150 - AU$16,500
Profit Sharing AU$885
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$39,660 - AU$89,692
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: AUD
  • Updated: 16 Apr 2019
  • Individuals Reporting: 291

Job Description for Automotive Electrician

Most modern cars now depend on intricate electronic systems to control everything from engine timing and fuel intake to the simple act of starting the vehicle. Specialized car mechanics called "automotive electricians" are those who diagnose and repair problems related to automotive electrical systems.

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Automotive Electrician Tasks
  • Install electrical components, wiring and systems.
  • Keep accurate records.
  • Evaluate and repair electrical issues.
  • Test and calibrate components and systems.

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Pay by Experience Level for Automotive Electrician

Pay by Experience for an Automotive Electrician has a positive trend. An entry-level Automotive Electrician with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of AU$49,000 based on 179 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. An Automotive Electrician with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of AU$54,000 based on 210 salaries. An experienced Automotive Electrician which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of AU$63,000 based on 137 salaries. An Automotive Electrician with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of AU$59,000 based on 65 salaries.

Pay Difference by Location

26%

-4%

-9%

-13%

-20%

National Average: AU$55,148

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

Automotive Electrician Reviews

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

Automotive Electrician in Wollongong:
Pros: Being on the tools
Cons: A lot of things

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Key Stats for Automotive Electrician

Gender

Female
1 %
Male
99 %
Less than 1 year
2%
1-4 years
26%
5-9 years
32%
10-19 years
25%
20 years or more
16%

Experience Affects Automotive Electrician Salaries

▲14%

▲7%

National Average
AU$55,000

▼1%

▼12%

Skills That Affect Automotive Electrician Salaries

Gender

Female
1 %
Male
99 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
2%
1-4 years
26%
5-9 years
32%
10-19 years
25%
20 years or more
16%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 5%
dental benefits
Dental: 1%
vision benefits
Vision:
no benefits
None: 95%