The average wage for a Refrigeration Mechanic in Brisbane, Queensland is AU$30.50 per hour. Most people with this job move on to other positions after 20 years in this field. Experience strongly influences salary for this job.

AU$64,737 - AU$83,000
AU$68K
MEDIAN: AU$67,759
50%
AU$16.00 - AU$40.97
AU$16
AU$30
AU$41
MEDIAN: AU$30.25
10%
50%
90%
AU$0AU$93K
Salary AU$67,759
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$34,664 - AU$93,468
  • Country: Australia
  • Currency: AUD
  • Updated: 20 Feb 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 7
Hourly Data AU$0AU$59
Hourly Rate AU$16.00 - AU$40.97
Overtime AU$40.00
Annual Data AU$0AU$93K
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$34,664 - AU$93,468
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: AUD
  • Updated: 20 Feb 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 29

Job Description for Refrigeration Mechanic

Refrigeration mechanics work in a variety of facilities to repair, install, inspect, and maintain air conditioning and refrigeration appliances. These appliances may include exhaust systems, kitchen and food storage equipment, commercial grade washers and dryers, and heating systems. The day-to-day duties of refrigeration mechanics include checking for leaks in gas and refrigeration appliances, ensuring the movement and lubrication of bearings, and inspecting the condition of belts involved in appliances' motors. They assist other mechanics in their organization with electrical work, refrigeration and cooling unit installation, inspection and maintenance of gas lines and valves, and plumbing. Additionally, refrigeration mechanics are in charge of checking all electrical equipment to identify problems in control mechanisms, circuits, breakers, and valves. Depending on seniority, they may also supervise and train other mechanics. Most refrigeration mechanic positions are full time and may include benefits such as vacation and sick leave, paid holidays, and health benefits.

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Refrigeration Mechanic Tasks

  • Inspect, diagnose, maintain and repair refrigeration units.
  • Assist with selection, connection, and installation of refrigeration units.
  • Identify, order and install parts, new equipment or other needed items.
  • Interpret mechanical and construction diagrams to ensure safe set-up and operation of units.

Refrigeration Mechanic Job Listings

Key Stats for Refrigeration Mechanic

1-4 years
39%
5-9 years
17%
10-19 years
28%
20 years or more
17%

Experience Affects Refrigeration Mechanic Salaries

▲23%

▼0%

National Average
AU$66,000

▼20%

Years of Experience

1-4 years
39%
5-9 years
17%
10-19 years
28%
20 years or more
17%

Common Health Benefits

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