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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 $61,113
Air Conditioning / Refrigeration $49,400 $130,000 $78,198
Apprenticeships, Cadets & Trainees $14,543 $59,999 $26,992
Automotive Trades $30,000 $100,000 $57,546
Beauty Therapy $20,000 $75,000 $47,402
Boilermaking $45,448 $90,000 $61,439
Bricklaying $20,000 $110,000 $63,992
Butchery & Bakery $20,906 $95,000 $52,679
Carpentry, Joinery & Cabinetmaking $17,784 $130,000 $64,336
Cleaning $30,000 $100,000 $51,562
CNC $39,520 $110,000 $65,036
Concrete & Formworking $39,520 $100,000 $63,894
Electrical $39,520 $180,000 $80,974
Fitting, Welding & Metalwork $40,000 $125,000 $64,856
Floristry - - -
Hairdressing $18,000 $69,140 $41,061
Handyperson / Caretaking $35,000 $125,000 $53,382
HVAC $55,000 $125,000 $79,500
Labour $29,640 $100,000 $51,968
Landscaping & Gardening $17,784 $100,000 $55,903
Nanny / Babysitting - - -
Other Trades & Services $29,640 $130,000 $65,165
Painting $18,693 $75,000 $52,678
Plumbing $15,000 $100,000 $56,245
Printing $30,000 $98,000 $53,882
Security $35,568 $116,385 $59,079
Technician $29,640 $125,000 $65,943


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.