Average Floor Layer Hourly Pay in Australia

AU$25.40
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AU$1,500
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The average hourly pay for a Floor Layer in Australia is AU$25.40.
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AU$18.25
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AU$35.85
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Hourly Rate
AU$18 - AU$36
Bonus
AU$0 - AU$1,500
Total Pay
AU$38,579 - AU$95,153

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Job Description for Floor Layer

Floor Layer Tasks
  • Measure floor areas, provide cost estimates and collect supplies for specific projects.
  • Clean sites and confirm quality of floors, documenting adherence to specifications.
  • Prepare sites by cleaning, removing obstacles and adding guidelines at appropriate measurements.
  • Install a variety of flooring materials on different types of substrate.

Career Paths

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Popular Skills for Floor Layer

Skills that pay less than market rate include Precision Measurement, Commercial and Flooring Installation.

Pay by Experience Level for Floor Layer

An early career Floor Layer with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of AU$24.90 based on 34 salaries. A mid-career Floor Layer with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of AU$25.90 based on 24 salaries. An experienced Floor Layer with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of AU$26.43 based on 24 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of AU$28.
Employees with Floor Layer in their job title in Sydney, New South Wales earn an average of 8.3% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Brisbane, Queensland (6.3% more) and Perth, Western Australia (5.4% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Adelaide, South Australia (4.1% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 102 survey responses.
Early Career
33.3%
Mid Career
23.5%
Experienced
23.5%
Late Career
19.6%

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