AU$43,687
Avg. Salary
AU$21.53
Avg. Hourly Rate
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The average pay for a Production Worker is AU$21.53 per hour.

The average pay for a Production Worker is AU$43,687 per year.

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AU$17.91
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AU$21.53
50%
AU$26.90
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MEDIAN AU$21.53
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AU$31k
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AU$44k
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AU$67k
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MEDIAN AU$43,687
AU$30,888 - AU$66,977
AU$31K
AU$44K
AU$67K
MEDIAN: AU$43,687
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AU$17.91 - AU$26.90
AU$18
AU$22
AU$27
MEDIAN: AU$21.53
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AU$0AU$66K
Salary AU$30,888 - AU$66,977
Bonus AU$1,400
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$37,193 - AU$59,322
  • Country: Australia
  • Currency: AUD
  • Updated: 17 Apr 2019
  • Individuals Reporting: 26
Hourly Data AU$0AU$46
Hourly Rate AU$17.91 - AU$26.90
Overtime AU$20.99 - AU$46.71
Annual Data AU$0AU$59K
Bonus AU$1,400
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$37,193 - AU$59,322
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: AUD
  • Updated: 17 Apr 2019
  • Individuals Reporting: 268

Job Description for Production Worker

A production worker describes a worker in a factory, manufacturing, or production setting; these individuals are part of a team of workers responsible for mass production of a specific product. Production workers can perform a variety of tasks, which can include operating machines, assembling equipment or materials, conducting inspections, and conducting quality control. The work is mostly physical and can involve standing for long hours conducting repetitive tasks. They usually work indoors, but factories may become hot, so production workers should be able to withstand those conditions. Production workers should be comfortable with heavy lifting and wearing specific safety items, such as steel-toed boots and hard hats. They must be able to work well under a supervisor and should be prepared to communicate effectively with coworkers to ensure effective production. Production workers may work a variety of shifts, including day, evening, and overnight work. They may be asked to work overtime and weekends as well. They rarely travel, though they may travel occasionally for training purposes. Workers must be able to work quickly, provide quality work, and be reliable. In addition, productions workers should also be familiar with all manufacturing and assembly safety procedures and comply with them at all times.

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Production Worker Tasks
  • Load raw materials onto production lines.
  • Inspect finished products for defects.
  • Perform assembly and sub-assembly operations.
  • Operate hand held equipment.
  • Use pallet jacks to transport raw materials.

Production Worker Pay By Employer

$0$61K

$26,013

Savers
11 profiles
$19,811

$33,211

$33,489

$30,938

$31,661

$36,515

$38,616

Production Worker Job Listings

Pay Difference by Location

6%

-2%

-3%

-3%

-4%

-7%

National Average: AU$45,157

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

Production Worker Reviews

Q: What is it like working as a Production Worker?

Production Worker in Marion:
"Droll."
Pros: The pay; which comes with little experience required.
Cons: The tedious and obnoxious work style.

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Key Stats for Production Worker

Gender

Female
29 %
Male
71 %
Less than 1 year
12%
1-4 years
58%
5-9 years
17%
10-19 years
10%
20 years or more
3%

Experience Affects Production Worker Salaries

▲7%

▲1%

National Average
AU$45,000

▼3%

Gender

Female
29 %
Male
71 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
12%
1-4 years
58%
5-9 years
17%
10-19 years
10%
20 years or more
3%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 6%
dental benefits
Dental:
vision benefits
Vision: 1%
no benefits
None: 93%