The average rate for a Floor Sander / Finisher is AU$22.30 per hour. Most people move on to other jobs if they have more than 20 years' experience in this career. Experience has a moderate effect on pay for this job.

AU$35,486 - AU$69,290
AU$35K
AU$49K
AU$69K
MEDIAN: AU$48,796
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50%
90%
AU$17.44 - AU$29.54
AU$17
AU$22
AU$30
MEDIAN: AU$22.45
10%
50%
90%
AU$0AU$69K
Salary AU$35,486 - AU$69,290
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$36,142 - AU$62,751
  • Country: Australia
  • Currency: AUD
  • Updated: 19 Jan 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 17
Hourly Data AU$0AU$29
Hourly Rate AU$17.44 - AU$29.54
Overtime AU$22.50
Annual Data AU$0AU$62K
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$36,142 - AU$62,751
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: AUD
  • Updated: 19 Jan 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 43

Job Description for Floor Sander / Finisher

Floor sanders/finishers are responsible for sanding and finishing floors so they look their best. They usually work with hardwood and tile floors which may have been newly installed or should be restored to appear more attractive. Some jobs require prior experience while others offer on-the-job training, and this work requires good physical endurance and strength to lift heavy items, bend and stoop, perform repetitive motions, and stand for long periods of time.

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Floor Sander / Finisher Tasks

  • Apply appropriate finishing techniques to wood and tile floors post-installation.
  • Refinish worn existing flooring, replacing broken parts and checking the integrity of the wood.
  • Apply various sealants and finishing treatments to floors, such as waxes, stains, and varnish.
  • Use power tools and sanding machinery to smooth irregularities and polish wood or tile.

Floor Sander / Finisher Job Listings

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: AU$47,001

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

Key Stats for Floor Sander / Finisher

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 2 votes.
Less than 1 year
10%
1-4 years
30%
5-9 years
37%
10-19 years
15%
20 years or more
8%

Experience Affects Floor Sander / Finisher Salaries

▲12%

▼0%

National Average
AU$47,000

▼11%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 2 votes.

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
10%
1-4 years
30%
5-9 years
37%
10-19 years
15%
20 years or more
8%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical:
dental benefits
Dental:
vision benefits
Vision:
no benefits
None: 100%