A Mid-Career Electrician earns an average wage of AU$30.99 per hour. A skill in construction is associated with high pay for this job.

AU$47,895 - AU$108,481
AU$48K
AU$72K
AU$110K
MEDIAN: AU$72,196
10%
50%
90%
AU$23.10 - AU$42.84
AU$23
AU$31
AU$43
MEDIAN: AU$31.07
10%
50%
90%
AU$0AU$108K
Salary AU$47,895 - AU$108,481
Bonus AU$505 - AU$7,084
Profit Sharing AU$10,000
Commission AU$6,825
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$48,755 - AU$100,091
  • Country: Australia
  • Currency: AUD
  • Updated: 18 Jan 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 382
Hourly Data AU$0AU$76
Hourly Rate AU$23.10 - AU$42.84
Hourly Tips AU$5.25
Overtime AU$33.00 - AU$76.64
Annual Data AU$0AU$100K
Bonus AU$505 - AU$7,084
Commission AU$6,825
Profit Sharing AU$10,000
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$48,755 - AU$100,091
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: AUD
  • Updated: 18 Jan 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 1,101

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.

Electrician Job Listings

Pay Difference by Location

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14%

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National Average: AU$69,195

Larger city markers indicate a job is popular in that location.

Key Stats for Electrician

Gender

Female
1 %
Male
99 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 46 votes.
5-9 years
73%
10-19 years
27%

Skills That Affect Electrician Salaries

▲10%


Maintenance
▼0%

National Average
AU$69,000

Commercial
▼1%



▼14%

▼15%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 46 votes.

Gender

Female
1 %
Male
99 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 7%
dental benefits
Dental: 3%
vision benefits
Vision: 2%
no benefits
None: 92%