A Locksmith earns an average wage of AU$21.06 per hour. Most people move on to other jobs if they have more than 20 years' experience in this field.

AU$30,240 - AU$64,988
AU$30K
AU$50K
AU$65K
MEDIAN: AU$50,072
10%
50%
90%
AU$17.34 - AU$28.11
AU$17
AU$21
AU$28
MEDIAN: AU$21.16
10%
50%
90%
AU$0AU$64K
Salary AU$30,240 - AU$64,988
Bonus AU$5,000
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$35,660 - AU$62,387
  • Country: Australia
  • Currency: AUD
  • Updated: 13 Jan 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 68
Hourly Data AU$0AU$80
Hourly Rate AU$17.34 - AU$28.11
Hourly Tips AU$0.50
Overtime AU$14.68 - AU$80.54
Annual Data AU$0AU$62K
Bonus AU$5,000
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$35,660 - AU$62,387
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: AUD
  • Updated: 13 Jan 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 112

Job Description for Locksmith

A locksmith works with locks, keys and other security measures. Tasks commonly performed by locksmiths include installing and repairing locks for customers, and cutting and copying keys for their use; they may also help provide access to an owner that is accidentally locked out of a residence or vehicle.

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Locksmith Tasks

  • Select, install, and update locks and related hardware.
  • Disassemble, repair, and troubleshoot problems with locks.
  • Maintain equipment, including master keys, inventory, parts, warrantees, and records.
  • Analyze site to identify security measures for doors, windows, and other points of access.

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Pay by Experience Level for Locksmith

Pay by Experience for a Locksmith has a positive trend. An entry-level Locksmith with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of AU$42,000 based on 82 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Locksmith with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of AU$47,000 based on 81 salaries. An experienced Locksmith which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of AU$50,000 based on 41 salaries. A Locksmith with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of AU$54,000 based on 19 salaries.

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: AU$46,138

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

Key Stats for Locksmith

Gender

Female
8 %
Male
92 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 7 votes.
Less than 1 year
3%
1-4 years
27%
5-9 years
39%
10-19 years
21%
20 years or more
11%

Experience Affects Locksmith Salaries

▲16%

▲9%

▲2%

National Average
AU$46,000

▼9%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 7 votes.

Gender

Female
8 %
Male
92 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
3%
1-4 years
27%
5-9 years
39%
10-19 years
21%
20 years or more
11%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 3%
dental benefits
Dental: 2%
vision benefits
Vision: 2%
no benefits
None: 97%