The average hourly pay for a Parts Counterman in Australia is AU$21.30.
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Job Description for Parts Counterman
A parts counterman typically works in an automotive or hardware retail store. They are the "middle man" between the parts technicians and the customers. They assist customers over the phone, fulfilling requests and orders for parts; if the part is not in stock, they must advise the customer if there is another suitable replacement and alert the customer when the order comes in. If a customer returns a defective part, they must identify the defect and either exchange it for a new part or retur…Read more
Parts Counterman 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.
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Popular Skills for Parts Counterman
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Skills in Customer Service, Sales, Inventory Management, Order Inventory and Inventory Control are correlated to pay that is above average.
Pay by Experience Level for Parts Counterman
An early career Parts Counterman with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of AU$20.73 based on 41 salaries. A mid-career Parts Counterman with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of AU$21.82 based on 28 salaries. An experienced Parts Counterman with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of AU$22.00 based on 9 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of AU$22.
Pay Difference by Location
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Employees with Parts Counterman in their job title in Brisbane, Queensland earn an average of 4.8% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Perth, Western Australia (4.7% more) and Sydney, New South Wales (1.4% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Melbourne, Victoria (5.0% less) and Adelaide, South Australia (1.4% less).
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