The average wage for an Electrician in Hobart, Tasmania is AU$28.75 per hour. People in this job generally don't have more than 20 years' experience. For the first five to ten years in this position, wages increase somewhat, but any additional experience does not have a big effect on pay. The highest paying skills associated with this job are Maintenance and Telecommunications.

AU$50,000 - AU$79,737
AU$66K
MEDIAN: AU$66,000
50%
AU$20.61 - AU$35.53
AU$21
AU$29
AU$36
MEDIAN: AU$28.75
10%
50%
90%
AU$0AU$79K
Salary AU$66,000
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$42,491 - AU$78,627
  • Country: Australia
  • Currency: AUD
  • Updated: 18 Jan 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 9
Hourly Data AU$0AU$66
Hourly Rate AU$20.61 - AU$35.53
Overtime AU$66.50
Annual Data AU$0AU$78K
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$42,491 - AU$78,627
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: AUD
  • Updated: 18 Jan 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 23

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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Key Stats for Electrician

Job Satisfaction

Satisfied
Rated 3 out of 5
based on 2 votes.
1-4 years
28%
5-9 years
28%
10-19 years
31%
20 years or more
13%

Experience Affects Electrician Salaries

▲13%

▲8%

National Average
AU$60,000

▼6%

Skills That Affect Electrician Salaries

▲18%


▲6%

National Average
AU$60,000

Job Satisfaction

Satisfied
Rated 3 out of 5
based on 2 votes.

Years of Experience

1-4 years
28%
5-9 years
28%
10-19 years
31%
20 years or more
13%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 27%
dental benefits
Dental:
vision benefits
Vision:
no benefits
None: 73%