A Maintenance Worker earns an average wage of AU$21.87 per hour. Most people move on to other jobs if they have more than 20 years' experience in this field.

AU$42,500 - AU$47,987
AU$46K
MEDIAN: AU$45,667
50%
AU$19.21 - AU$28.45
AU$19
AU$22
AU$28
MEDIAN: AU$21.78
10%
50%
90%
AU$0AU$61K
Salary AU$45,667
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$40,016 - AU$61,075
  • Country: Australia
  • Currency: AUD
  • Updated: 9 Jun 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 5
Hourly Data AU$0AU$34
Hourly Rate AU$19.21 - AU$28.45
Overtime AU$34.20
Annual Data AU$0AU$61K
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$40,016 - AU$61,075
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: AUD
  • Updated: 9 Jun 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 24

Job Description for Maintenance Worker

"Maintenance worker" is a general, broad title that encompasses many types of semi-skilled and skilled labor. Generally, “maintenance worker” is used to describe a repair specialist, whether they work for a municipality, factory, building, or other employer. Depending on the type of maintenance work done, this employee's day-to-day tasks may vary. However, a common element shared by maintenance jobs is the physical activity required to complete duties such as operating heavy equipment, maintaining equipment and tools, and fixing broken pipes, walls, and electrical outlets.

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Maintenance Worker Tasks

  • Clean and repair building fixtures including lights, locks, windows, doors, screens, walls, floors, gutters and drains.
  • Operate and perform routine maintenance and repairs on HVAC equipment and related systems.
  • Perform routine preventive maintenance to ensure that building systems operate efficiently and that the physical condition of buildings do not deteriorate.
  • Perform maintenance tasks such as carpentry, painting, plumbing and electrical repairs to ensure that the building is properly maintained.

Maintenance Worker Job Listings

Key Stats for Maintenance Worker

Less than 1 year
3%
1-4 years
52%
5-9 years
21%
10-19 years
14%
20 years or more
10%

Experience Affects Maintenance Worker Salaries

▲11%

National Average
AU$46,000

▼2%

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
3%
1-4 years
52%
5-9 years
21%
10-19 years
14%
20 years or more
10%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical:
dental benefits
Dental:
vision benefits
Vision:
no benefits
None: 100%