A Fabricator earns an average wage of AU$24.27 per hour. People in this job generally don't have more than 20 years' experience.

AU$41,358 - AU$70,710
AU$41K
AU$57K
AU$71K
MEDIAN: AU$57,330
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50%
90%
AU$18.24 - AU$32.20
AU$18
AU$24
AU$32
MEDIAN: AU$24.44
10%
50%
90%
AU$0AU$70K
Salary AU$41,358 - AU$70,710
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$38,764 - AU$67,666
  • Country: Australia
  • Currency: AUD
  • Updated: 20 Jan 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 11
Hourly Data AU$0AU$51
Hourly Rate AU$18.24 - AU$32.20
Overtime AU$27.50 - AU$51.82
Annual Data AU$0AU$67K
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$38,764 - AU$67,666
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: AUD
  • Updated: 20 Jan 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 91

Job Description for Fabricator

Fabricating is the act of creating metal structures. There are many tasks that are part of the fabricator's work, including cutting, grinding, welding, and assembling these structures. Often fabricators work on assembly lines, but many jobs also include metal fabrication tasks such as blacksmithing and ironworking.

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Fabricator Tasks

  • Perform various fabrication techniques such as saw, sand, polish, glue, seam and cut.
  • Perform minor machine maintenance.
  • Set stops or guides to specified length as indicated by scale, rule or template.
  • Measure work piece dimensions to determine accuracy of machine operation.
  • Read job specification to determine machine adjustments and material requirements.

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Pay by Experience Level for Fabricator

Pay by Experience for a Fabricator has a positive trend. An entry-level Fabricator with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of AU$49,000 based on 51 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Fabricator with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of AU$54,000 based on 38 salaries. An experienced Fabricator which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of AU$54,000 based on 32 salaries. A Fabricator with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of AU$62,000 based on 11 salaries.

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: AU$52,719

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Key Stats for Fabricator

Less than 1 year
1%
1-4 years
32%
5-9 years
27%
10-19 years
27%
20 years or more
12%

Experience Affects Fabricator Salaries

▲17%

▲2%

▲2%

National Average
AU$53,000

▼7%

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
1%
1-4 years
32%
5-9 years
27%
10-19 years
27%
20 years or more
12%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 7%
dental benefits
Dental:
vision benefits
Vision: 2%
no benefits
None: 91%