Average Salary in Cairns, Queensland, Australia

Cairns, Queensland Median Hourly Rate by Job

MinMax

AU$34.57
AU$25AU$42

AU$21.53
AU$18AU$27

AU$20.36
AU$17AU$26

Cleaner
29 profiles
AU$20.92
AU$18AU$26

AU$22.33
AU$17AU$26

Waiter/Waitress
22 profiles
AU$16.00
AU$12AU$21

Bookkeeper
21 profiles
AU$25.29
AU$22AU$35

Diesel Mechanic
20 profiles
AU$25.41
AU$17AU$42

Carpenter
20 profiles
AU$26.01
AU$19AU$38

AU$19.97
AU$15AU$27

AU$22.79
AU$19AU$31

Receptionist
18 profiles
AU$20.22
AU$15AU$26

Plumber
17 profiles
AU$29.49
AU$21AU$39

AU$20.15
AU$17AU$26

Teacher Aide
16 profiles
AU$24.25
AU$19AU$30

Kitchen Chef
16 profiles
AU$21.01
AU$17AU$26

Electrician
15 profiles
AU$32.32
AU$26AU$42

AU$22.16
AU$17AU$27

Barista
14 profiles
AU$18.11
AU$13AU$23

AU$19.29
AU$15AU$25

AU$21.97
AU$17AU$27

AU$22.83
AU$18AU$27

Security Officer
13 profiles
AU$24.55
AU$19AU$44

Boilermaker
13 profiles
AU$27.11
AU$25AU$37

Housekeeper
12 profiles
AU$20.79
AU$16AU$24

Beauty Therapist
12 profiles
AU$22.55
AU$18AU$28

Bus Driver
11 profiles
AU$23.25
AU$18AU$26

Childcare Worker
11 profiles
AU$20.14
AU$17AU$25

Laborer
11 profiles
AU$20.18
AU$15AU$35

Delivery Driver
11 profiles
AU$19.66
AU$15AU$26

Office Manager
11 profiles
AU$26.17
AU$20AU$34

Practice Manager
10 profiles
AU$26.48
AU$19AU$42

AU$22.99
AU$19AU$26

AU$29.28
AU$24AU$32

AU$22.45
AU$18AU$24

Chef de Partie
9 profiles
AU$22.30
AU$20AU$25

AU$22.82
AU$20AU$27

AU$24.57
AU$22AU$28

AU$24.25
AU$22AU$26

AU$21.10
AU$15AU$23

Storeman
8 profiles
AU$20.82
AU$18AU$24

Butcher
8 profiles
AU$23.75
AU$19AU$26

AU$15.58
AU$14AU$18

AU$21.34
AU$20AU$24

Storeperson
8 profiles
AU$23.47
AU$19AU$26

Cabinet Maker
8 profiles
AU$24.49
AU$22AU$30

AU$18.88
AU$17AU$21

Painter
8 profiles
AU$30.00
AU$25AU$39

AU$24.70
AU$20AU$32

AU$21.50
AU$15AU$26

AU$24.57
AU$21AU$30

AU$20.75
AU$17AU$26

AU$20.64
AU$16AU$25

AU$25.41
AU$22AU$29

AU$21.47
AU$19AU$23

AU$21.00
AU$18AU$23

AU$30.52
AU$26AU$40

Educator
6 profiles
AU$21.36
AU$19AU$23

AU$42.50
AU$34AU$47

Lifeguard
6 profiles
AU$21.92
AU$20AU$25

Youth Worker
6 profiles
AU$25.34
AU$22AU$27

AU$23.92
AU$17AU$26

AU$22.25
AU$21AU$25

Head Chef
6 profiles
AU$23.75
AU$20AU$29

AU$24.27
AU$22AU$27

AU$24.02
AU$20AU$26

AU$24.50
AU$20AU$31

Nanny
6 profiles
AU$24.49
AU$20AU$27

Night Stocker
6 profiles
AU$21.39
AU$20AU$23

AU$21.49
AU$19AU$26

AU$20.82
AU$19AU$23

AU$21.95
AU$18AU$24

AU$19.63
AU$18AU$22

AU$23.18
AU$21AU$28

AU$23.72
AU$22AU$25

AU$28.88
AU$24AU$31

AU$22.25
AU$20AU$25

AU$24.57
AU$22AU$26

AU$31.44
AU$20AU$37

Cashier
5 profiles
AU$19.07
AU$15AU$21

Hairdresser
5 profiles
AU$23.45
AU$17AU$28

AU$22.33
AU$19AU$24

AU$22.11
AU$19AU$26

Accountant
5 profiles
AU$24.50
AU$22AU$31

Dental Nurse
5 profiles
AU$21.89
AU$19AU$25

Baker
5 profiles
AU$19.54
AU$18AU$23

Sous Chef
5 profiles
AU$23.40
AU$21AU$30

Bar Attendant
5 profiles
AU$24.63
AU$22AU$27

AU$13.66
AU$11AU$18

Security Guard
5 profiles
AU$25.74
AU$19AU$28

Gardener
5 profiles
AU$23.01
AU$20AU$28

AU$20.54
AU$18AU$22

AU$16.70
AU$16AU$19

AU$26.96
AU$0AU$27

Finance Officer
4 profiles
AU$24.32
AU$0AU$25

AU$19.50
AU$0AU$20

AU$44.95
AU$0AU$45

Physiotherapist
4 profiles
AU$40.00
AU$0AU$41

AU$36.55
AU$0AU$37

AU$19.27
AU$0AU$20

Tiler
4 profiles
AU$28.04
AU$0AU$29

AU$22.00
AU$0AU$23

Legal Secretary
4 profiles
AU$23.00
AU$0AU$24

AU$22.00
AU$0AU$23

AU$36.00
AU$0AU$37

AU$19.49
AU$0AU$20

Enrolled Agent
4 profiles
AU$25.31
AU$0AU$26

Pharmacist
4 profiles
AU$35.97
AU$0AU$36

Draftsperson
4 profiles
AU$22.60
AU$0AU$23

Shop Assistant
4 profiles
AU$20.00
AU$0AU$21

AU$26.52
AU$0AU$27

AU$21.22
AU$0AU$22

Florist
4 profiles
AU$20.77
AU$0AU$21

Kitchen Hand
4 profiles
AU$18.85
AU$0AU$19

AU$20.39
AU$0AU$21

AU$23.75
AU$0AU$24

AU$25.50
AU$0AU$26

AU$21.50
AU$0AU$22

Sales Associate
4 profiles
AU$20.00
AU$0AU$21

AU$19.86
AU$0AU$20

Head Chef/Cook
4 profiles
AU$21.95
AU$0AU$22

AU$30.97
AU$0AU$31

Tutor
3 profiles
AU$31.50
AU$0AU$32

AU$30.37
AU$0AU$31

AU$22.75
AU$0AU$23

Tax Accountant
3 profiles
AU$31.00
AU$0AU$31

AU$16.00
AU$0AU$17

AU$20.94
AU$0AU$21

AU$29.80
AU$0AU$30

Account Clerk
3 profiles
AU$24.00
AU$0AU$24

AU$22.96
AU$0AU$23

AU$24.57
AU$0AU$25

AU$30.00
AU$0AU$31

AU$25.28
AU$0AU$26

AU$21.62
AU$0AU$22

AU$18.87
AU$0AU$19

Cook, Fast Food
3 profiles
AU$18.21
AU$0AU$19

AU$22.00
AU$0AU$23

AU$24.00
AU$0AU$24

Duty Manager
3 profiles
AU$25.87
AU$0AU$26

AU$35.00
AU$0AU$36

AU$25.00
AU$0AU$26

AU$19.75
AU$0AU$20

AU$27.00
AU$0AU$28

AU$23.00
AU$0AU$24

AU$25.71
AU$0AU$26

AU$26.00
AU$0AU$26

Glazier
3 profiles
AU$20.00
AU$0AU$21

AU$19.05
AU$0AU$20

AU$24.11
AU$0AU$25

AU$21.11
AU$0AU$22

Welder
3 profiles
AU$30.52
AU$0AU$31

AU$30.00
AU$0AU$31

AU$26.05
AU$0AU$27

Bartender
3 profiles
AU$18.00
AU$0AU$18

AU$21.77
AU$0AU$22

Optometrist
3 profiles
AU$80.00
AU$0AU$81

AU$21.70
AU$0AU$22

AU$24.72
AU$0AU$25

Payroll Officer
3 profiles
AU$24.68
AU$0AU$25

AU$22.49
AU$0AU$23

AU$30.00
AU$0AU$31

AU$25.54
AU$0AU$26

AU$21.25
AU$0AU$22

AU$30.00
AU$0AU$31

AU$13.00
AU$0AU$13

Line Cook
3 profiles
AU$22.60
AU$0AU$23

AU$20.75
AU$0AU$21

Builder
3 profiles
AU$70.00
AU$0AU$71

AU$20.85
AU$0AU$21

Bar Manager
2 profiles
AU$24.96
AU$0AU$25

AU$17.91
AU$0AU$18

AU$14.75
AU$0AU$15

AU$21.81
AU$0AU$22

Farm Worker
2 profiles
AU$22.68
AU$0AU$23

AU$23.28
AU$0AU$24

AU$23.00
AU$0AU$23

AU$23.49
AU$0AU$24

AU$23.96
AU$0AU$24

AU$16.00
AU$0AU$17

Crane Operator
2 profiles
AU$29.95
AU$0AU$30

AU$23.35
AU$0AU$24

AU$18.00
AU$0AU$19

AU$23.50
AU$0AU$24

AU$35.00
AU$0AU$36

AU$18.64
AU$0AU$19

AU$30.73
AU$0AU$31

AU$36.00
AU$0AU$37

AU$32.50
AU$0AU$33

AU$18.98
AU$0AU$19

AU$44.00
AU$0AU$45

Houseperson
2 profiles
AU$18.17
AU$0AU$19

AU$22.15
AU$0AU$23

Hotel Manager
2 profiles
AU$24.38
AU$0AU$25

AU$27.00
AU$0AU$28

AU$28.36
AU$0AU$29

AU$18.55
AU$0AU$19

Phlebotomist
2 profiles
AU$22.98
AU$0AU$23

Deli Manager
2 profiles
AU$25.48
AU$0AU$26

Conveyancer
2 profiles
AU$26.96
AU$0AU$27

Sonographer
2 profiles
AU$35.00
AU$0AU$36

AU$26.70
AU$0AU$27

Tour Guide
2 profiles
AU$20.00
AU$0AU$20

AU$20.50
AU$0AU$21

AU$20.86
AU$0AU$21

AU$24.49
AU$0AU$25

Orthoptist
2 profiles
AU$37.50
AU$0AU$38

AU$31.00
AU$0AU$32

Zookeeper
2 profiles
AU$20.09
AU$0AU$21

AU$32.50
AU$0AU$33

Merchandiser
2 profiles
AU$24.23
AU$0AU$25

Pastry Chef
2 profiles
AU$20.00
AU$0AU$21

AU$19.14
AU$0AU$20

AU$16.00
AU$0AU$17

AU$37.44
AU$0AU$38

Radiographer
2 profiles
AU$33.97
AU$0AU$34

AU$16.25
AU$0AU$17

AU$19.11
AU$0AU$20

Secretary
2 profiles
AU$24.50
AU$0AU$25

AU$24.35
AU$0AU$25

Farm Hand
2 profiles
AU$18.31
AU$0AU$19

AU$23.50
AU$0AU$24

AU$22.06
AU$0AU$23

AU$20.00
AU$0AU$21

AU$41.12
AU$0AU$42

Arborist
2 profiles
AU$20.00
AU$0AU$21

Groundsman
2 profiles
AU$23.00
AU$0AU$24

AU$24.00
AU$0AU$25

AU$22.25
AU$0AU$23

AU$27.10
AU$0AU$28

AU$30.75
AU$0AU$31

AU$22.50
AU$0AU$23

AU$25.50
AU$0AU$26

AU$18.50
AU$0AU$19

AU$18.05
AU$0AU$19

AU$18.75
AU$0AU$19

AU$33.00
AU$0AU$34

AU$23.75
AU$0AU$24

AU$22.50
AU$0AU$23

Barber
2 profiles
AU$25.49
AU$0AU$26

AU$26.47
AU$0AU$27

Bank Teller
2 profiles
AU$23.09
AU$0AU$24

AU$22.45
AU$0AU$23

AU$27.50
AU$0AU$28

AU$25.00
AU$0AU$26

AU$20.99
AU$0AU$21

AU$18.02
AU$0AU$19

Upholsterer
2 profiles
AU$23.50
AU$0AU$24

AU$21.75
AU$0AU$22

AU$33.50
AU$0AU$34

Nurse Assistant
2 profiles
AU$18.80
AU$0AU$19

AU$19.35
AU$0AU$20

Paramedic
2 profiles
AU$28.97
AU$0AU$29

Plasterer
2 profiles
AU$18.45
AU$0AU$19

Van Driver
2 profiles
AU$20.95
AU$0AU$21

AU$28.49
AU$0AU$29

Handyman
2 profiles
AU$26.00
AU$0AU$27

Fabricator
2 profiles
AU$22.05
AU$0AU$23

Stores Laborer
2 profiles
AU$20.01
AU$0AU$21

AU$22.31
AU$0AU$23

AU$27.00
AU$0AU$28

Dog Groomer
2 profiles
AU$19.25
AU$0AU$20

Retail Cashier
2 profiles
AU$21.59
AU$0AU$22

AU$26.69
AU$0AU$27

AU$24.50
AU$0AU$25

Stonemason
2 profiles
AU$28.50
AU$0AU$29

AU$22.65
AU$0AU$23

AU$14.13
AU$0AU$15

AU$25.75
AU$0AU$26

AU$28.50
AU$0AU$29

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  • Country: Australia
  • Currency: AUD
  • Updated: 16 Jan 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 1,821
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About Cairns Salaries

The average salary in Cairns, Queensland is AU$51,399. Popular jobs in Cairns include Retail Store Manager, Office Manager, and Operations Manager which pay between AU$45,389 and AU$61,148 annually. The most popular industries in Cairns are Accounting, Auditing and Tax Services, Construction, and Restaurant. In Cairns, some popular employers include Accor, Skytrans, and Cape York Partnerships.

Popular Cairns Employers

Accor

Average Salary: AU$58,422

Skytrans

Average Salary: AU$58,531

Cape York Partnerships

Average Salary: AU$70,000

WHK Horwath

Average Salary: AU$50,000

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