The average rate for a Plumber with Maintenance skills is AU$29.55 per hour.

AU$43,792 - AU$89,192
AU$44K
AU$69K
AU$89K
MEDIAN: AU$68,791
10%
50%
90%
AU$20.40 - AU$40.91
AU$20
AU$30
AU$41
MEDIAN: AU$29.72
10%
50%
90%
AU$0AU$89K
Salary AU$43,792 - AU$89,192
Bonus AU$1,965
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$43,787 - AU$88,738
  • Country: Australia
  • Currency: AUD
  • Updated: 13 Jan 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 53
Hourly Data AU$0AU$64
Hourly Rate AU$20.40 - AU$40.91
Hourly Tips AU$3.26
Overtime AU$29.42 - AU$65.00
Annual Data AU$0AU$88K
Bonus AU$1,965
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$43,787 - AU$88,738
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: AUD
  • Updated: 13 Jan 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 247

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$52,000 based on 89 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$63,000 based on 135 salaries. An experienced Plumber which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of AU$72,000 based on 105 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$71,000 based on 45 salaries.

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: AU$63,749

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

Key Stats for Plumber

Gender

Female
1 %
Male
99 %
Less than 1 year
0%
1-4 years
19%
5-9 years
33%
10-19 years
32%
20 years or more
16%

Experience Affects Plumber Salaries

▲14%

▲12%

National Average
AU$64,000

▼2%

▼18%

Gender

Female
1 %
Male
99 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
0%
1-4 years
19%
5-9 years
33%
10-19 years
32%
20 years or more
16%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 8%
dental benefits
Dental: 1%
vision benefits
Vision:
no benefits
None: 92%