AU$59,017
Avg. Salary
AU$29.55
Avg. Hourly Rate
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The average pay for a Plumber in Sydney, New South Wales is AU$29.55 per hour.

The average pay for a Plumber in Sydney, New South Wales is AU$59,017 per year.

AU$18.33
10%
AU$29.55
50%
AU$40.65
90%
MEDIAN AU$29.55
AU$23k
10%
AU$59k
50%
AU$90k
90%
MEDIAN AU$59,017
AU$23,416 - AU$90,300
AU$23K
AU$59K
AU$90K
MEDIAN: AU$59,017
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50%
90%
AU$18.33 - AU$40.65
AU$18
AU$30
AU$41
MEDIAN: AU$29.55
10%
50%
90%
AU$0AU$90K
Salary AU$23,416 - AU$90,300
Bonus AU$900
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$34,092 - AU$89,672
  • Country: Australia
  • Currency: AUD
  • Updated: 13 Dec 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 63
Hourly Data AU$0AU$66
Hourly Rate AU$18.33 - AU$40.65
Hourly Tips AU$2.20
Overtime AU$25.34 - AU$66.58
Annual Data AU$0AU$89K
Bonus AU$900
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$34,092 - AU$89,672
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: AUD
  • Updated: 13 Dec 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 132

Job Description for Plumber

Plumbers are responsible for installing and maintaining water systems within buildings, including drinking water, drainage, heating, sanitation, and sewage systems. Plumbers are not only involved with the installation and development of new houses and plumbing systems, but also with assessing and fixing problems in existing and older systems.

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Plumber Tasks

  • Install and repair pipes and fixtures and open clogged drains.
  • Cut openings in floors and walls to accommodate pipe and pipe fittings.
  • Utilize appropriate plumbing and shop tools.
  • Cut and thread pipes.
  • Install vents and traps in the plumbing system, in accordance with required codes.

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Pay by Experience Level for Plumber

Pay by Experience for a Plumber has a positive trend. An entry-level Plumber with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of AU$45,000 based on 44 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Plumber with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of AU$62,000 based on 109 salaries. An experienced Plumber which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of AU$71,000 based on 70 salaries. A Plumber with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of AU$73,000 based on 23 salaries.

Key Stats for Plumber

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 7 votes.
Less than 1 year
2%
1-4 years
31%
5-9 years
34%
10-19 years
26%
20 years or more
7%

Experience Affects Plumber Salaries

▲21%

▲17%

▲2%

National Average
AU$61,000

▼26%

Skills That Affect Plumber Salaries

▲12%


National Average
AU$61,000

Plumbing
▼1%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 7 votes.

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
2%
1-4 years
31%
5-9 years
34%
10-19 years
26%
20 years or more
7%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 13%
dental benefits
Dental: 2%
vision benefits
Vision: 1%
no benefits
None: 87%