A Parts Advisor earns an average wage of AU$21.42 per hour. Most people move on to other jobs if they have more than 20 years' experience in this field. Pay for this job does not change much by experience, with the most experienced earning only a bit more than the least.

AU$39,357 - AU$61,115
AU$39K
AU$50K
AU$61K
MEDIAN: AU$50,143
10%
50%
90%
AU$19.20 - AU$26.57
AU$19
AU$22
AU$27
MEDIAN: AU$21.65
10%
50%
90%
AU$0AU$61K
Salary AU$39,357 - AU$61,115
Bonus AU$498 - AU$11,635
Commission AU$0.00 - AU$15,781
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$40,273 - AU$61,717
  • Country: Australia
  • Currency: AUD
  • Updated: 20 Jan 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 37
Hourly Data AU$0AU$41
Hourly Rate AU$19.20 - AU$26.57
Overtime AU$23.47 - AU$41.05
Annual Data AU$0AU$61K
Bonus AU$498 - AU$11,635
Commission AU$0.00 - AU$15,781
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$40,273 - AU$61,717
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: AUD
  • Updated: 20 Jan 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 56

Job Description for Parts Advisor

Parts advisors provide guidance on specific parts of automobiles. Almost every auto dealership has a parts advisor, and most chain-style automotive service company hire for this position as well. The important part of a potential employee’s credentials is their knowledge of cars and what makes them work. This type of knowledge is generally learned through many years working on and around cars, so previous experience in the automotive industry is critical. In addition, if applying for a job at a particular brand dealership, strong knowledge of that brand is usually a requirement as well.

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Parts Advisor Tasks

  • Purchase equipment parts or supplies in order to maintain stock levels.
  • Maintain documentation of requisitions and records of inventory.
  • Monitor and verify the delivery of parts, and conduct an inspection to ensure quality.

Parts Advisor Pay By Employer

$0$26K

$26,000

Parts Advisor Job Listings

Pay by Experience Level for Parts Advisor

Pay by Experience for a Parts Advisor has a positive trend. An entry-level Parts Advisor with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of AU$45,000 based on 50 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Parts Advisor with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of AU$49,000 based on 42 salaries. An experienced Parts Advisor which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of AU$52,000 based on 19 salaries. A Parts Advisor with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of AU$57,000 based on 7 salaries.

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: AU$49,065

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

Parts Advisor Reviews

Q: What is it like working as a Parts Advisor?

Parts Advisor in Rockhampton:
"Parts interpretor."
Pros: Learning parts of a car and knowing how they run.
Cons: The stuff that you get blamed for and it wasn't you.

Key Stats for Parts Advisor

Gender

Female
10 %
Male
90 %
Less than 1 year
8%
1-4 years
31%
5-9 years
37%
10-19 years
16%
20 years or more
9%

Experience Affects Parts Advisor Salaries

▲16%

▲6%

National Average
AU$49,000

▼1%

▼8%

Gender

Female
10 %
Male
90 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
8%
1-4 years
31%
5-9 years
37%
10-19 years
16%
20 years or more
9%

Common Health Benefits

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