The average wage for a Farm Hand is AU$20.09 per hour. Most people move on to other jobs if they have more than 20 years' experience in this field. This job's pay does not change very much with experience.

AU$24,386 - AU$54,709
AU$24K
AU$39K
AU$55K
MEDIAN: AU$38,860
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50%
90%
AU$16.82 - AU$25.06
AU$17
AU$21
AU$25
MEDIAN: AU$20.57
10%
50%
90%
AU$0AU$54K
Salary AU$24,386 - AU$54,709
Bonus AU$5.07 - AU$7,397
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$31,992 - AU$52,973
  • Country: Australia
  • Currency: AUD
  • Updated: 20 Sep 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 173
Hourly Data AU$0AU$34
Hourly Rate AU$16.82 - AU$25.06
Hourly Tips AU$0.67
Overtime AU$2.91 - AU$34.77
Annual Data AU$0AU$52K
Bonus AU$5.07 - AU$7,397
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$31,992 - AU$52,973
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: AUD
  • Updated: 20 Sep 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 465

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Pay by Experience Level for Farm Hand

Pay by Experience for a Farm Hand has a positive trend. An entry-level Farm Hand with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of AU$40,000 based on 367 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Farm Hand with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of AU$42,000 based on 168 salaries. An experienced Farm Hand which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of AU$44,000 based on 102 salaries. A Farm Hand with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of AU$43,000 based on 53 salaries.

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: AU$42,420

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

Farm Hand Reviews

Q: What is it like working as a Farm Hand?

Farm Hand in Cohuna:
"Rewarding."
Pros: The flexibility with my family life andvthe out doors.
Cons: Being made redundant due to milk company cutting price of milk.

Farm Hand in Launceston:
"Dairy farm hand."
Pros: Lifestyle work experiences.
Cons: Nothing.

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Key Stats for Farm Hand

Gender

Female
22 %
Male
78 %
Less than 1 year
11%
1-4 years
42%
5-9 years
23%
10-19 years
16%
20 years or more
8%
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Years in Fields/Career:
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Experience Affects Farm Hand Salaries

▲4%

Late-Career
▲1%

Mid-Career
▼0%

National Average
AU$42,000

▼5%

Gender

Female
22 %
Male
78 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
11%
1-4 years
42%
5-9 years
23%
10-19 years
16%
20 years or more
8%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 2%
dental benefits
Dental: 1%
vision benefits
Vision:
no benefits
None: 97%
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