Average Early-Career Maintenance Mechanic Hourly Pay in Australia

AU$21.71
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The average hourly pay for an Early-Career Maintenance Mechanic in Australia is AU$21.71.
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AU$15.38
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AU$21.71
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AU$39.45
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MEDIAN AU$21.71
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Hourly Rate
AU$15 - AU$39
Total Pay
AU$35,996 - AU$88,555

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Job Description for Maintenance Mechanic

Maintenance Mechanic Tasks
  • Complete repairs and parts replacements.
  • Repair, install, adjust or maintain machines or vehicles.
  • Perform preventative maintenance inspections.
  • Maintain work and shop area and stock tools, parts and supplies.
  • Complete written record of work performed.

Career Paths

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Maintenance Mechanic
Automotive Service Technician / Mechanic
Maintenance Planner
Automobile Mechanic
More common (> 20%)
Somewhat common (8 - 20%)
Less common (< 8%)

Maintenance Mechanic Job Listings

Pay by Experience Level for Maintenance Mechanic

A mid-career Maintenance Mechanic with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of AU$28.00 based on 32 salaries. An experienced Maintenance Mechanic with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of AU$29.78 based on 17 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of AU$30.

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Years of Experience

This data is based on 76 survey responses.
Mid Career
42.1%
Experienced
22.4%
Late Career
35.5%

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