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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 $61,192
Air Conditioning / Refrigeration $49,400 $130,000 $77,712
Apprenticeships, Cadets & Trainees $14,543 $59,999 $26,905
Automotive Trades $30,000 $100,000 $57,754
Beauty Therapy $20,000 $75,000 $47,412
Boilermaking $31,616 $90,000 $60,774
Bricklaying $20,000 $110,000 $64,175
Butchery & Bakery $20,906 $95,000 $52,210
Carpentry, Joinery & Cabinetmaking $19,108 $130,000 $64,269
Cleaning $30,000 $125,000 $52,658
CNC $39,520 $118,560 $65,036
Concrete & Formworking $39,520 $100,000 $63,466
Electrical $39,520 $180,000 $82,241
Fitting, Welding & Metalwork $40,000 $125,000 $64,694
Floristry - - -
Hairdressing $20,000 $70,000 $41,345
Handyperson / Caretaking $35,000 $125,000 $54,284
HVAC $55,000 $125,000 $79,612
Labour $29,640 $100,000 $51,183
Landscaping & Gardening $17,784 $100,000 $56,040
Nanny / Babysitting - - -
Other Trades & Services $29,640 $130,000 $66,151
Painting $18,693 $75,000 $52,971
Plumbing $15,000 $100,000 $55,530
Printing $30,000 $90,000 $51,711
Security $35,568 $116,385 $59,373
Technician $29,640 $130,000 $66,511


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.