The average hourly pay for an Early-Career Building Cleaner in Australia is AU$23.70.
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Job Description for Building Cleaner
Building cleaners generally work for custodial/maintenance crews in office building, banks, and similar environments. They report to a building or maintenance supervisor and perform general cleaning duties, either at the end of the day or early in the morning, in order to help keep the workplace presentable and visually-appealing. The duties of building cleaners vary depending on the particular building's maintenance plans, but they will typically sweep, mop, and even polish tile or hard-surfac…Read more
Building Cleaner Tasks
- Clean carpets and upholstery.
- Operate, maintain and use proper storage of carpet equipment.
- Report all safety hazards, broken and malfunctioning equipment.
- Mix and utilize carpet cleaning chemicals.
- Operate and maintain industrial carpet cleaner.
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Pay by Experience Level for Building Cleaner
A mid-career Building Cleaner with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of AU$24.22 based on 8 salaries. An experienced Building Cleaner with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of AU$25.01 based on 13 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of AU$25.
Pay Difference by Location
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Employees with Building Cleaner in their job title in Melbourne, Victoria earn an average of 5.4% more than the national average. The lowest salaries can be found in Sydney, New South Wales (2.9% less) and Brisbane, Queensland (0.3% less).
Years of Experience
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