AU$47,949
Avg. Salary
AU$23.67
Avg. Hourly Rate
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The average pay for a Cabinet Maker is AU$23.67 per hour.

The average pay for a Cabinet Maker is AU$47,949 per year.

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AU$18.33
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AU$23.67
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AU$30.79
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MEDIAN AU$23.67
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AU$25k
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AU$48k
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AU$70k
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MEDIAN AU$47,949
AU$24,572 - AU$70,472
AU$25K
AU$48K
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MEDIAN: AU$47,949
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AU$18.33 - AU$30.79
AU$18
AU$24
AU$31
MEDIAN: AU$23.67
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AU$0AU$70K
Salary AU$24,572 - AU$70,472
Bonus AU$50.17 - AU$5,182
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$37,374 - AU$68,494
  • Country: Australia
  • Currency: AUD
  • Updated: 22 Apr 2019
  • Individuals Reporting: 151
Hourly Data AU$0AU$45
Hourly Rate AU$18.33 - AU$30.79
Hourly Tips AU$1.25
Overtime AU$22.50 - AU$45.29
Annual Data AU$0AU$68K
Bonus AU$50.17 - AU$5,182
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$37,374 - AU$68,494
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: AUD
  • Updated: 22 Apr 2019
  • Individuals Reporting: 913

Job Description for Cabinet Maker

Cabinet makers work with a variety of materials, including wood, laminate, and steel. They work in both residential and commercial settings to build and install cabinetry and storage sections. In some situations, cabinet makers are also designers; in others, they are simply required to be able to read and follow blueprints and implement the vision of a designer or architect.

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Cabinet Maker Tasks
  • Build cabinets with the aid of blueprints, specifications, and part calculations.
  • Prepare cost and time estimates in addition to conserving use of equipment and supplies.
  • Trim and verify dimensions before fastening and adhering components; sanding, staining, sealing and painting surfaces; and adding hardware.
  • Cut and shape selected wood by operating power saws, planers, sanders, jointers, routers, and nailers.

Cabinet Maker Job Listings

Pay by Experience Level for Cabinet Maker

Pay by Experience for a Cabinet Maker has a positive trend. An entry-level Cabinet Maker with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of AU$43,000 based on 456 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Cabinet Maker with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of AU$49,000 based on 484 salaries. An experienced Cabinet Maker which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of AU$53,000 based on 356 salaries. A Cabinet Maker with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of AU$57,000 based on 174 salaries.

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: AU$49,942

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

Cabinet Maker Reviews

Q: What is it like working as a Cabinet Maker?

Cabinet Maker in Mildura:
"I love mildura."
Pros: Mildura is a nice relaxed place
Cons: A bit hot in summer

Cabinet Maker in Adelaide:
"Ok."
Pros: Great city
Cons: Nothing

Cabinet Maker in Melbourne:
"I am happy working here.."
Pros: I live in melbounre, near work
Cons: Weather

Cabinet Maker in Perth:
"Perth."
Pros: the good weather and people
Cons: expensive

Cabinet Maker in Melbourne:
"Just a small tip."
Listening is the key to everything don't be affraid to ask questions and protect yourself when using machinery.

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Key Stats for Cabinet Maker

Gender

Female
4 %
Male
96 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 2 votes.
Less than 1 year
2%
1-4 years
26%
5-9 years
33%
10-19 years
24%
20 years or more
14%

Experience Affects Cabinet Maker Salaries

▲14%

▲7%

National Average
AU$50,000

▼2%

▼15%

Skills That Affect Cabinet Maker Salaries

National Average
AU$50,000



Kitchen/Bath
▼3%

▼5%


Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 2 votes.

Gender

Female
4 %
Male
96 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
2%
1-4 years
26%
5-9 years
33%
10-19 years
24%
20 years or more
14%

Common Health Benefits

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