A Shop Foreman earns an average wage of AU$28.59 per hour. Most people in this job have more than five years' experience in related jobs.

AU$43,278 - AU$87,262
AU$43K
AU$67K
AU$87K
MEDIAN: AU$67,262
10%
50%
90%
AU$18.37 - AU$37.48
AU$18
AU$28
AU$37
MEDIAN: AU$27.59
10%
50%
90%
AU$0AU$87K
Salary AU$43,278 - AU$87,262
Bonus AU$1,000
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$39,867 - AU$86,749
  • Country: Australia
  • Currency: AUD
  • Updated: 16 Jun 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 13
Hourly Data AU$0AU$53
Hourly Rate AU$18.37 - AU$37.48
Overtime AU$27.83 - AU$53.62
Annual Data AU$0AU$86K
Bonus AU$1,000
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$39,867 - AU$86,749
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: AUD
  • Updated: 16 Jun 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 41

Job Description for Shop Foreman

A shop foreman is responsible for planning, scheduling, performing, directing, and evaluating the repair and servicing of equipment. They have significant control of maintenance equipment and are in frequent contact with company employees that use this equipment. The shop foreman must routinely advise, consult, and help subordinates. They are also responsible for equipment repair schedules and records, including meeting any deadlines or requests by other employees. Additionally, the shop foreman must purchase any necessary parts to complete repairs, and so knowledge of repair procedures and basic computer software (to place orders) is necessary. Repairs may sometimes have to be done in harsh weather conditions, which means the foreman's work conditions may vary with climate. Typically, a road supervisor oversees the shop's operations, including the performance of the shop foreman.

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Shop Foreman Tasks

  • Identify, diagnose, and perform the most technical automotive repairs.
  • Manage and maintain work environment safety, perform inspections, and ensure adherence to regulations.
  • Train and mentor junior repair technicians, leading by example.
  • Coordinate work among repair technicians, and perform vehicle inspections and repairs.

Shop Foreman Job Listings

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: AU$64,413

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

Key Stats for Shop Foreman

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 2 votes.
1-4 years
15%
5-9 years
20%
10-19 years
41%
20 years or more
24%

Experience Affects Shop Foreman Salaries

▲11%

▲4%

▲2%

National Average
AU$64,000

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 2 votes.

Years of Experience

1-4 years
15%
5-9 years
20%
10-19 years
41%
20 years or more
24%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 4%
dental benefits
Dental:
vision benefits
Vision: 4%
no benefits
None: 93%