The average hourly pay for a Carpet Cleaner in Australia is AU$22.36.
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Job Description for Carpet Cleaner
Carpet cleaners are not only responsible for cleaning carpets, but also for conducting general cleaning tasks and making minor repairs. The job is physical and includes lifting and moving objects of various sizes. Carpet cleaners have many responsibilities including driving a vehicle with their equipment, taking inventory and maintaining their various tools and supplies, and loading, unloading and securing equipment. They are also responsible for lifting and moving furniture, tools, equipment an…Read more
Carpet 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 Carpet Cleaner
An entry-level Carpet Cleaner with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of AU$21.72 based on 5 salaries. An early career Carpet Cleaner with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of AU$22.74 based on 22 salaries. A mid-career Carpet Cleaner with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of AU$23.50 based on 10 salaries. An experienced Carpet Cleaner with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of AU$22.00 based on 10 salaries.
Pay Difference by Location
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Employees with Carpet Cleaner in their job title in Melbourne, Victoria earn an average of 14.0% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Perth, Western Australia (9.0% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Sydney, New South Wales (9.5% less) and Brisbane, Queensland (4.6% less).
Years of Experience
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