The average hourly pay for a Flooring Installer in Australia is AU$25.42.
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AU$20 - AU$37
AU$41,767 - AU$88,355
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Job Description for Flooring Installer
A flooring installer installs a variety of flooring inside of residential or commercial buildings. Typically, they install carpet, vinyl, ceramic, hardwood, and laminate flooring, although they may be trained to install other types. Generally, a flooring installer is referred to as a type of construction worker and is skilled in other types of labor. Additionally, most professional flooring installers will specialize in a specific type of flooring. Flooring installers must have a working knowl…Read more
Flooring Installer Tasks
- Drive to sites, remove existing carpeting, assess condition of floors, and install new carpet.
- Answer questions, provide information, and represent the organization.
- Ensure a safe working environment.
- Clean work areas and vehicles, remove scraps, and dispose of materials.
- Carry equipment, materials, and goods to and from various locations.
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Popular Skills for Flooring Installer
Avg. Hourly Rate
Skills in Residential and Problem Solving are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Precision Measurement, Commercial and Flooring Installation.
Pay by Experience Level for Flooring Installer
An early career Flooring Installer with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of AU$25.31 based on 28 salaries. A mid-career Flooring Installer with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of AU$25.78 based on 20 salaries. An experienced Flooring Installer with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of AU$28.00 based on 22 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of AU$28.
Pay Difference by Location
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Employees with Flooring Installer in their job title in Sydney, New South Wales earn an average of 43.0% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Melbourne, Victoria (14.4% more) and Perth, Western Australia (8.2% more).
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