AU$67,939
Avg. Salary
AU$31.28
Avg. Hourly Rate

Average additional compensation:

AU$989

Bonus

AU$7,500

Profit Sharing

AU$4,000

Commission

What am I worth?
How should I pay?

The average pay for an Electrician in Melbourne, Victoria is AU$31.28 per hour.

The average pay for an Electrician in Melbourne, Victoria is AU$67,939 per year.

AU$20.44
10%
AU$31.28
50%
AU$46.39
90%
MEDIAN AU$31.28
AU$42k
10%
AU$68k
50%
AU$104k
90%
MEDIAN AU$67,939
AU$41,640 - AU$104,157
AU$42K
AU$68K
AU$100K
MEDIAN: AU$67,939
10%
50%
90%
AU$20.44 - AU$46.39
AU$20
AU$31
AU$46
MEDIAN: AU$31.28
10%
50%
90%
AU$0AU$104K
Salary AU$41,640 - AU$104,157
Bonus AU$989
Profit Sharing AU$7,500
Commission AU$4,000
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$42,715 - AU$103,201
  • Country: Australia
  • Currency: AUD
  • Updated: 14 Jan 2019
  • Individuals Reporting: 81
Hourly Data AU$0AU$87
Hourly Rate AU$20.44 - AU$46.39
Overtime AU$31.94 - AU$87.37
Annual Data AU$0AU$103K
Bonus AU$989
Commission AU$4,000
Profit Sharing AU$7,500
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).
)
AU$42,715 - AU$103,201
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: AUD
  • Updated: 14 Jan 2019
  • Individuals Reporting: 211

Job Description for Electrician

Electricians work for a wide variety of companies, perform a multitude of tasks that generally require close attention to detail and good judgment, and have a journeyman electrician's license. These licenses typically require four years of apprentice work. That time includes some classroom instruction and a good deal of actual fieldwork. Certain states and companies may require a master electrician's license, which entails several more years of experience working as a journeyman.

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Electrician Tasks
  • Maintain, troubleshoot and repair all power generation and distribution equipment.
  • Study and understand electrical schematics.
  • Assist in performing and interpreting power calculations, power factor, insulation tests and positive relay tests as required.
  • Perform daily inspections and maintenance on electrical equipment.

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Pay by Experience Level for Electrician

Pay by Experience for an Electrician has a positive trend. An entry-level Electrician with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of AU$55,000 based on 181 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. An Electrician with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of AU$68,000 based on 199 salaries. An experienced Electrician which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of AU$77,000 based on 102 salaries. An Electrician with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of AU$80,000 based on 63 salaries.

Key Stats for Electrician

Gender

Female
3 %
Male
97 %

Job Satisfaction

Satisfied
Rated 3 out of 5
based on 3 votes.
Less than 1 year
1%
1-4 years
26%
5-9 years
38%
10-19 years
20%
20 years or more
15%

Experience Affects Electrician Salaries

▲16%

▲12%

National Average
AU$69,000

▼1%

▼20%

Skills That Affect Electrician Salaries

Job Satisfaction

Satisfied
Rated 3 out of 5
based on 3 votes.

Gender

Female
3 %
Male
97 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
1%
1-4 years
26%
5-9 years
38%
10-19 years
20%
20 years or more
15%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 5%
dental benefits
Dental: 4%
vision benefits
Vision: 3%
no benefits
None: 92%