Heating, Air Conditioning, or Refrigeration Mechanic / Installer Salary (Australia)

The average pay for a Heating, Air Conditioning, or Refrigeration Mechanic / Installer is AU$27.69 per hour. People in this job generally don't have more than 20 years' experience.

AU$24,808 - AU$82,244
AU$25K
AU$56K
AU$82K
MEDIAN: AU$56,032
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50%
90%
AU$16.89 - AU$37.95
AU$17
AU$28
AU$38
MEDIAN: AU$27.56
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50%
90%
AU$0AU$82K
Salary AU$24,808 - AU$82,244
Bonus AU$1,000
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$33,158 - AU$82,607
  • Country: Australia
  • Currency: AUD
  • Updated: 20 Jan 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 51
Hourly Data AU$0AU$73
Hourly Rate AU$16.89 - AU$37.95
Hourly Tips AU$1.97
Overtime AU$28.28 - AU$73.92
Annual Data AU$0AU$82K
Bonus AU$1,000
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$33,158 - AU$82,607
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: AUD
  • Updated: 20 Jan 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 163

Job Description for Heating, Air Conditioning, or Refrigeration Mechanic / Installer

A heating, air conditioning, or refrigeration mechanic/installer works with various climate control and ventilation systems in residential, commercial, or industrial settings. Frequently this job is known as an HVAC (for Heating, Ventilation, Air Conditioning) technician.

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Heating, Air Conditioning, or Refrigeration Mechanic / Installer Tasks

  • Install heating, air conditioning, ventilation, and refrigeration equipment to company standards.
  • Assemble and connect equipment, thermostats, timers, and other accessories.
  • Interpret instructions, designs, and schematics.
  • Communicate with clients, setting expectations, and delivering quality customer service.
  • Test systems and diagnose installation problems to ensure products perform at specifications.

Heating, Air Conditioning, or Refrigeration Mechanic / Installer Job Listings

Pay by Experience Level for Heating, Air Conditioning, or Refrigeration Mechanic / Installer

Pay by Experience for a Heating, Air Conditioning, or Refrigeration Mechanic / Installer has a positive trend. An entry-level Heating, Air Conditioning, or Refrigeration Mechanic / Installer with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of AU$49,000 based on 112 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Heating, Air Conditioning, or Refrigeration Mechanic / Installer with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of AU$62,000 based on 77 salaries. An experienced Heating, Air Conditioning, or Refrigeration Mechanic / Installer which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of AU$69,000 based on 57 salaries. A Heating, Air Conditioning, or Refrigeration Mechanic / Installer with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of AU$71,000 based on 20 salaries.

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: AU$57,835

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

Key Stats for Heating, Air Conditioning, or Refrigeration Mechanic / Installer

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 2 votes.
Less than 1 year
4%
1-4 years
36%
5-9 years
26%
10-19 years
24%
20 years or more
10%

Experience Affects Heating, Air Conditioning, or Refrigeration Mechanic / Installer Salaries

▲23%

▲20%

▲7%

National Average
AU$58,000

▼15%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 2 votes.

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
4%
1-4 years
36%
5-9 years
26%
10-19 years
24%
20 years or more
10%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 13%
dental benefits
Dental: 2%
vision benefits
Vision: 4%
no benefits
None: 85%