Avg. Base Hourly Rate (AUD)
The average hourly pay for a Cabinet Maker is AU$24.15
What is the Pay by Experience Level for Cabinet Makers?
An entry-level Cabinet Maker with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of AU$21.61 based on 11 salaries. An early career Cabinet Maker with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of AU$22.15 based on 183 salaries. A mid-career …Read more
What Do Cabinet Makers Do?
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.
Cabinet makers frequently installing cabinetry in kitchens or baths in residential settings. The nature of the position …Read more
- 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.