Electrician with Programmable Logic Controllers (PLC) / Automation Skills Salary (Australia)

An Electrician with Programmable Logic Controllers (PLC) / Automation skills earns an average wage of AU$33.40 per hour. For the first five to ten years in this position, wages increase modestly, but any additional experience does not have a big effect on pay.

AU$49,629 - AU$127,665
AU$50K
AU$78K
AU$130K
MEDIAN: AU$77,600
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50%
90%
AU$24.23 - AU$47.12
AU$24
AU$33
AU$47
MEDIAN: AU$33.32
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50%
90%
AU$0AU$127K
Salary AU$49,629 - AU$127,665
Bonus AU$1,510 - AU$20,859
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$51,238 - AU$112,126
  • Country: Australia
  • Currency: AUD
  • Updated: 18 Nov 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 85
Hourly Data AU$0AU$81
Hourly Rate AU$24.23 - AU$47.12
Overtime AU$30.20 - AU$81.39
Annual Data AU$0AU$112K
Bonus AU$1,510 - AU$20,859
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$51,238 - AU$112,126
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: AUD
  • Updated: 18 Nov 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 158

Electrician Job Listings

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$66,000 based on 74 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$77,000 based on 130 salaries. An experienced Electrician which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of AU$78,000 based on 87 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$78,000 based on 45 salaries.

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: AU$74,683

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Key Stats for Electrician

Gender

Female
1 %
Male
99 %
Less than 1 year
0%
1-4 years
15%
5-9 years
37%
10-19 years
29%
20 years or more
19%

Experience Affects Electrician Salaries

▲4%

▲4%

▲3%

National Average
AU$75,000

▼11%

Gender

Female
1 %
Male
99 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
0%
1-4 years
15%
5-9 years
37%
10-19 years
29%
20 years or more
19%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 12%
dental benefits
Dental: 5%
vision benefits
Vision: 4%
no benefits
None: 87%