Average Bricklayer Hourly Pay

AU$30.31
Avg. Hourly RateShow Salary
AU$1,491
Bonus
AU$1,575
Profit Sharing
What am I worth?
Get pay report
How should I pay?
Price a job
The average hourly pay for a Bricklayer is AU$30.31.
10%
AU$21.28
10%
AU$30.31
50%
AU$41.41
90%
90%
MEDIAN AU$30.31
Is Bricklayer your job title? Get a personalized salary report!
How it works:
1
Enter city & years of experience
2
Add pay factors like skills & education
3
Find your market worth with a report tailored to you
United States (change)
Hourly Rate
AU$21 - AU$41
Bonus
AU$24 - AU$5,106
Profit Sharing
AU$0 - AU$1,575
Total Pay
AU$43,029 - AU$86,344

Your Market Worth Over Time

How has your pay changed over time for your market? Find out by taking our salary quiz.

Job Description for Bricklayer

Bricklayer Tasks
  • Lay bricks, pre-cut stone and other types of building blocks in mortar to construct and repair walls, partitions, arches and other structures.
  • Measure and cut block or brick to specific lengths.
  • Mix concrete and grout by hand or with a mixing machine.
  • Unload and load tools and equipment at the jobsite.

Bricklayer Job Listings

Pay by Experience Level for Bricklayer

An entry-level Bricklayer with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of AU$21.33 based on 48 salaries. An early career Bricklayer with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of AU$25.47 based on 220 salaries. A mid-career Bricklayer with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of AU$29.74 based on 230 salaries. An experienced Bricklayer with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of AU$34.25 based on 194 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of AU$38.
Employees with Bricklayer in their job title in Brisbane, Queensland earn an average of 24.2% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Sydney, New South Wales (12.8% more) and Perth, Western Australia (1.9% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Newcastle, New South Wales (10.2% less), Adelaide, South Australia (4.6% less) and Melbourne, Victoria (2.2% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 817 survey responses.
Entry Level
5.9%
Early Career
26.9%
Mid Career
28.2%
Experienced
23.7%
Late Career
15.3%