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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 $60,423
Air Conditioning / Refrigeration $49,400 $120,000 $72,529
Apprenticeships, Cadets & Trainees $10,000 $70,000 $26,221
Automotive Trades $17,000 $100,000 $56,997
Beauty Therapy $20,000 $75,000 $43,171
Boilermaking $19,404 $670,000 $63,174
Bricklaying - - -
Butchery & Bakery $30,000 $90,000 $52,272
Carpentry, Joinery & Cabinetmaking $21,930 $110,000 $59,057
Cleaning $30,000 $140,000 $54,120
CNC $49,400 $130,000 $70,285
Concrete & Formworking $40,000 $100,000 $62,238
Electrical $39,520 $150,000 $79,443
Fitting, Welding & Metalwork $19,404 $130,000 $65,245
Floristry - - -
Hairdressing $20,000 $70,000 $42,270
Handyperson / Caretaking $30,000 $80,000 $54,815
HVAC $45,000 $130,000 $78,560
Labour $30,000 $100,000 $55,511
Landscaping & Gardening $14,524 $82,258 $56,935
Nanny / Babysitting - - -
Other Trades & Services $27,407 $120,000 $60,957
Painting $15,808 $100,000 $54,478
Plumbing $15,808 $110,000 $56,635
Printing $25,000 $120,000 $59,215
Security $31,616 $115,000 $65,153
Technician $35,000 $135,000 $67,964


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.