A Handyman in Melbourne, Victoria earns an average wage of AU$24.77 per hour.

AU$47,805 - AU$61,463
AU$51K
MEDIAN: AU$51,204
50%
AU$20.10 - AU$41.22
AU$20
AU$25
AU$41
MEDIAN: AU$24.77
10%
50%
90%
AU$0AU$86K
Salary AU$51,204
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$41,742 - AU$86,234
  • Country: Australia
  • Currency: AUD
  • Updated: 11 Jan 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 9
Hourly Data AU$0AU$41
Hourly Rate AU$20.10 - AU$41.22
Overtime AU$41.42
Annual Data AU$0AU$86K
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$41,742 - AU$86,234
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: AUD
  • Updated: 11 Jan 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 26

Job Description for Handyman

There are perhaps few other jobs as varied and demanding as that of a handyman. This line of work requires not only a vast scope of building skills, such as carpentry, wood repair and general remodeling; it also entails a variety of other specialty knowledge, including basic plumbing, appliance repair and even electrical maintenance. In fact, when a handyman is hired, he or she is expected to be able to come to a job ready to tackle a plethora of fix-it projects.

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Handyman Tasks

  • Inspect and plan upgrades and minor building projects, including drywall, roofs, and woodwork.
  • Respond to emergencies quickly.
  • Clean up after work to ensure a tidy and safe environment.
  • Perform ongoing maintenance, including painting, power washing, and cosmetic upgrades.
  • Diagnose and repair electrical and plumbing problems.

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Pay by Experience Level for Handyman

Pay by Experience for a Handyman has a positive trend. An entry-level Handyman with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of AU$50,000 based on 23 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Handyman with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of AU$59,000 based on 10 salaries. An experienced Handyman which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of AU$56,000 based on 9 salaries. A Handyman with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of AU$52,000 based on 5 salaries.

Key Stats for Handyman

Gender

Female
10 %
Male
90 %
Less than 1 year
3%
1-4 years
43%
5-9 years
23%
10-19 years
17%
20 years or more
14%

Experience Affects Handyman Salaries

▲15%

▲9%

▲1%

National Average
AU$51,000

▼3%

Gender

Female
10 %
Male
90 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
3%
1-4 years
43%
5-9 years
23%
10-19 years
17%
20 years or more
14%

Common Health Benefits

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