A Florist in Melbourne, Victoria earns an average wage of AU$20.23 per hour. For the first five to ten years in this position, pay increases steeply, but any additional experience does not have a big effect on pay. People in this job generally don't have more than 20 years' experience.

AU$35,500 - AU$53,000
AU$46K
MEDIAN: AU$45,781
50%
AU$15.74 - AU$25.37
AU$16
AU$20
AU$25
MEDIAN: AU$20.36
10%
50%
90%
AU$0AU$53K
Salary AU$45,781
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$32,415 - AU$53,187
  • Country: Australia
  • Currency: AUD
  • Updated: 17 Jan 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 5
Hourly Data AU$0AU$25
Hourly Rate AU$15.74 - AU$25.37
Overtime AU$21.75
Annual Data AU$0AU$53K
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$32,415 - AU$53,187
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: AUD
  • Updated: 17 Jan 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 52

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 Job Listings

Key Stats for Florist

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 3 votes.
Less than 1 year
5%
1-4 years
32%
5-9 years
14%
10-19 years
39%
20 years or more
11%

Experience Affects Florist Salaries

▲10%

▲8%

National Average
AU$43,000

▼14%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 3 votes.

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
5%
1-4 years
32%
5-9 years
14%
10-19 years
39%
20 years or more
11%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 13%
dental benefits
Dental:
vision benefits
Vision:
no benefits
None: 88%