AU$24.72
Avg. Hourly Rate
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An Entry-Level Security or Fire Alarm Systems Installer earns an average wage of AU$25.10 per hour.

AU$40,223 - AU$71,977
AU$40K
AU$52K
AU$72K
MEDIAN: AU$52,286
10%
50%
90%
AU$18.97 - AU$29.83
AU$19
AU$25
AU$30
MEDIAN: AU$24.72
10%
50%
90%
AU$0AU$73K
Salary AU$40,223 - AU$71,977
Bonus AU$2,000
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$39,728 - AU$73,024
  • Country: Australia
  • Currency: AUD
  • Updated: 11 Aug 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 20
Hourly Data AU$0AU$58
Hourly Rate AU$18.97 - AU$29.83
Overtime AU$27.57 - AU$58.72
Annual Data AU$0AU$73K
Bonus AU$2,000
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$39,728 - AU$73,024
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: AUD
  • Updated: 11 Aug 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 40

Job Description for Security or Fire Alarm Systems Installer

The security and fire alarm installer is responsible for general installation and maintenance of security and fire alarm systems. Their main objective is to install, program, and repair security and fire alarm systems. The security and fire alarm installer is also responsible for troubleshooting any wiring or equipment issues that may interfere with the safe and effective operation of the security and fire alarms. Additionally, they are responsible for ensuring that all alarms, wiring, and equipment meets any relevant safety codes and standards. Safety and fire alarm installers work in a large variety of fields including industrial, medical, finance, business, automotive, retail, and others; these installers also complete installations in residential areas.

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Security or Fire Alarm Systems Installer Tasks

  • Examine systems to locate problems such as loose connections or broken insulation.
  • Demonstrate systems for customers, and explain details such as the causes and consequences of false alarms.
  • Test backup batteries, keypad programming, sirens, and all security features in order to ensure proper functioning, and to diagnose malfunctions.
  • Install, maintain, or repair security systems, alarm devices, and related equipment.

Security or Fire Alarm Systems Installer Job Listings

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: AU$51,712

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

Key Stats for Security or Fire Alarm Systems Installer

Less than 1 year
2%
1-4 years
80%
5-9 years
18%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 4%
dental benefits
Dental:
vision benefits
Vision:
no benefits
None: 96%