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Trades and Services Salary Centre

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Average Australian Salary

Source: MyCareer job listings inclusive of wage. Figures may incorporate total pkg.

Trades and Services

Sub-Sector Avg. Min Avg. Max Average
Average Australian Trades and Services Salary $58,384
Air Conditioning / Refrigeration $39,520 $120,000 $71,043
Apprenticeships, Cadets & Trainees $10,000 $69,999 $24,922
Automotive Trades $17,000 $99,999 $56,184
Beauty Therapy $20,000 $69,140 $42,599
Boilermaking $19,404 $90,000 $57,914
Bricklaying $10,000 $88,920 $54,422
Butchery & Bakery $13,832 $90,000 $52,945
Carpentry, Joinery & Cabinetmaking $10,000 $130,000 $58,741
Cleaning $19,760 $120,000 $51,453
CNC $30,000 $98,800 $68,225
Concrete & Formworking $17,784 $135,000 $63,737
Electrical $39,520 $150,000 $78,453
Fitting, Welding & Metalwork $29,640 $130,000 $64,388
Floristry - - -
Hairdressing $15,000 $88,920 $42,869
Handyperson / Caretaking $23,712 $90,000 $50,927
HVAC $43,472 $120,000 $76,206
Labour $23,712 $84,968 $55,522
Landscaping & Gardening $10,000 $90,000 $55,952
Nanny / Babysitting - - -
Other Trades & Services $27,000 $110,000 $59,232
Painting $14,524 $100,000 $51,159
Plumbing $19,760 $100,000 $58,012
Printing $25,000 $120,000 $56,502
Security $39,520 $130,000 $67,481
Technician $20,000 $120,000 $62,302


Source: MyCareer job listings inclusive of wage from the last 90 days and updated weekly. Figures may incorporate total pkg. If there is insufficient data to show reliable max, min, avg then none are shown.