Average Carpet Layer Hourly Pay in Australia

AU$21.07
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The average hourly pay for a Carpet Layer in Australia is AU$21.07.
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AU$15.25
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AU$21.07
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AU$31.09
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MEDIAN AU$21.07
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Hourly Rate
AU$15 - AU$31
Total Pay
AU$31,627 - AU$86,320

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Job Description for Carpet Layer

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Carpet Layer
Kitchenhand / Kitchen Attendant
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Somewhat common (8 - 20%)
Less common (< 8%)

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Popular Skills for Carpet Layer

Skills in Flooring Installation and Precision Measurement are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Commercial.

Pay by Experience Level for Carpet Layer

An entry-level Carpet Layer with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of AU$19.94 based on 7 salaries. An early career Carpet Layer with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of AU$20.20 based on 33 salaries. A mid-career Carpet Layer with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of AU$25.02 based on 34 salaries. An experienced Carpet Layer with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of AU$25.00 based on 17 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of AU$25.
Employees with Carpet Layer in their job title in Brisbane, Queensland earn an average of 30.5% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Melbourne, Victoria (13.8% more) and Sydney, New South Wales (6.8% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Perth, Western Australia (1.8% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 105 survey responses.
Entry Level
6.7%
Early Career
31.4%
Mid Career
32.4%
Experienced
16.2%
Late Career
13.3%

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