AU$45,713
Avg. Salary
AU$22.45
Avg. Hourly Rate
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The average pay for a Florist is AU$22.45 per hour.

The average pay for a Florist is AU$45,713 per year.

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AU$17.49
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AU$22.45
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AU$26.48
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MEDIAN AU$22.45
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AU$27k
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AU$58k
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MEDIAN AU$45,713
AU$26,705 - AU$58,105
AU$27K
AU$46K
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MEDIAN: AU$45,713
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AU$17.49 - AU$26.48
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AU$22
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MEDIAN: AU$22.45
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AU$0AU$58K
Salary AU$26,705 - AU$58,105
Bonus AU$600
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$34,920 - AU$55,877
  • Country: Australia
  • Currency: AUD
  • Updated: 16 Apr 2019
  • Individuals Reporting: 40
Hourly Data AU$0AU$42
Hourly Rate AU$17.49 - AU$26.48
Hourly Tips AU$0.63
Overtime AU$0.00 - AU$42.74
Annual Data AU$0AU$55K
Bonus AU$600
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$34,920 - AU$55,877
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: AUD
  • Updated: 16 Apr 2019
  • Individuals Reporting: 293

Job Description for Florist

A florist is a person cares for flowers and uses them for creative, aesthetically pleasing displays and decorations. Most commonly, florists are employed by dedicated flower arrangement companies and supermarket floral departments; however, companies that regularly require arrangements (such as cemeteries and wedding chapels) may also have one or more florists on payroll.

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Florist Tasks
  • Water, feed, trim, and care for all flowers being sold.
  • Arrange flowers to meet customers' preferences.
  • Price, stock, and decorate store.
  • Hire and schedule employees.

Florist Pay By Employer

$0$36K

$25,272

Safeway, Inc.
8 profiles
$22,880

Florist Job Listings

Pay by Experience Level for Florist

Pay by Experience for a Florist has a positive trend. An entry-level Florist with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of AU$40,000 based on 168 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Florist with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of AU$45,000 based on 96 salaries. An experienced Florist which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of AU$47,000 based on 121 salaries. A Florist with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of AU$48,000 based on 67 salaries.

Pay Difference by Location

-2%

-7%

-8%

-9%

-16%

National Average: AU$46,752

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

Florist Reviews

Q: What is it like working as a Florist?

Florist in Frankston:
"Community gets behind me and values my profession and skills."
Pros: Close to home
Cons: Drug addiction homeless rudeness stupid people poverty

Florist in Melbourne:
•take as many photos as you can at TAFE. •Practice as much with real flowers as you can, getting quick. •Start a Corporate folder with ideas. •get as much info of the business before starting work.

Florist in Melbourne:
"Stress Level And Pay."
Pros: Customer happy with your work and praise it.
Cons: When customers are all coming at the same time and everyone needs individual care. Work in the night time and weekend but no over time pay.

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Key Stats for Florist

Gender

Female
96 %
Male
4 %
Less than 1 year
5%
1-4 years
36%
5-9 years
17%
10-19 years
20%
20 years or more
21%

Experience Affects Florist Salaries

▲2%

▲1%

National Average
AU$47,000

▼3%

▼14%

Skills That Affect Florist Salaries

▲4%

National Average
AU$47,000


Florist
▼8%

Retail
▼8%

Gender

Female
96 %
Male
4 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
5%
1-4 years
36%
5-9 years
17%
10-19 years
20%
20 years or more
21%

Common Health Benefits

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