How much does a Electrician make?

Updated 29 Jul 2021
$41 /hr
Average Base Pay

215 salaries

$31

Low

$41

Average

$53

High

No additional cash compensation has been reported for this role

The national average salary for a Electrician is $41 per hour in Australia. Filter by location to see Electrician salaries in your area. Salaries estimates are based on 215 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by Electrician employees.

Seniority Levels

L2
Electrician$41 /hr
L3
Senior Electrician$76,847 /yr
L4
Electrician IVNo Salary Reports
Career Path

Related Job Titles

Apprentice Electrician

$23

per year

Electrical

$28

per year

Apprentice Electrician

$23

per year

Journeyman Electrician

$78,000

per year

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Gunns Timber Products
5

Gunns Timber Products

Electrician - Monthly

$5,058

 /mo
Range: $4K - $6K
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$4K

$6K

$3,955 - $6,026 Range

Schindler
4.6

Schindler

Electrician - Hourly

$53

 /hr
Range: $43 - $65

$43

$65

$43 - $65 Range

Core Talent
3.4

Core Talent

Electrician - Hourly

$40

 /hr
Range: $38 - $46

$38

$46

$38 - $46 Range

Hays
3.7

Hays

Electrician - Hourly

$41

 /hr
Range: $35 - $50

$35

$50

$35 - $50 Range

WorkPac
3.5

WorkPac

Electrician - Hourly

$49

 /hr
Range: $41 - $53

$41

$53

$41 - $53 Range

Herald and Weekly Times
3.2

Herald and Weekly Times

Electrician - Monthly

$5,093

 /mo
Range: $4K - $6K

$4K

$6K

$4,450 - $6,237 Range

Randstad
3.9

Randstad

Electrician - Hourly

$44

 /hr
Range: $36 - $50

$36

$50

$36 - $50 Range

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Downer
3.5

Downer

Electrician - Hourly

$48

 /hr
Range: $42 - $55

$42

$55

$42 - $55 Range

Broadspectrum
3.6

Broadspectrum

Electrician - Hourly

$38

 /hr
Range: $33 - $68

$33

$68

$33 - $68 Range

Chandler Macleod
3.5

Chandler Macleod

Electrician - Hourly

$57

 /hr
Range: $52 - $69

$52

$69

$52 - $69 Range

Queensland Rail
3.9

Queensland Rail

Electrician

$65,138

 /yr
Range: $63K - $139K

$63K

$139K

$63,000 - $138,694 Range

Heading Contractors
4

Heading Contractors

Electrician - Hourly

$48

 /hr
Range: $46 - $50

$46

$50

$46 - $50 Range

Fuel-Sys Installations

Electrician - Hourly

$49

 /hr
Range: $47 - $52

$47

$52

$47 - $52 Range

3.1

Tasmanian Water and Sewerage

Electrician

$64,842

 /yr
Range: $58K - $71K

$58K

$71K

$58,357 - $71,326 Range

Northern Transportables
5

Northern Transportables

Electrician - Hourly

$35

 /hr
Range: $30 - $41

$30

$41

$30 - $41 Range

Kenshaw Electrical
4

Kenshaw Electrical

Electrician - Hourly

$38

 /hr
Range: $36 - $41

$36

$41

$36 - $41 Range

Laing O'Rourke
4.1

Laing O'Rourke

Electrician - Monthly

$6,685

 /mo
Range: $7K - $7K

$7K

$7K

$6,552 - $6,818 Range

3.7

Lamac Commercial Plumbing

Electrician - Hourly

$47

 /hr
Range: $45 - $49

$45

$49

$45 - $49 Range

Fuelfix
4

Fuelfix

Electrician - Monthly

$6,936

 /mo
Range: $7K - $7K

$7K

$7K

$6,716 - $7,163 Range

Kennelly Constructions

Kennelly Constructions

Electrician - Monthly

$6,685

 /mo
Range: $7K - $7K

$7K

$7K

$6,552 - $6,818 Range

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Frequently asked questions about an Electrician salaries

The national average salary for a an Electrician is $41 per hour in Australia. Filter by location to see an Electrician salaries in your area. Salaries estimates are based on 215 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by an Electrician employees.

The highest salary for a an Electrician in Australia is $53 per hour.

The lowest salary for a an Electrician in Australia is $31 per hour.

Recent Salary Reports

Below are the most recent electrician salary reports. Employer name has been removed to protect anonymity.

$57
hourly
A Field Service Electrician in the Perth Area area reported making $57 per hour
Job Highlights
5-7 years experience
Perth Area area
 
Full-time
Company - Private
$42
hourly
An Electrician in the Sydney Area area reported making $42 per hour
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Sydney Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public
$50
hourly
An Electrician in the Sydney Area area reported making $50 per hour
Job Highlights
5-7 years experience
Sydney Area area
Full-time
 
1001 to 5000 employees
Company - Private
$110,000
per year
A Maintenance Electrician in the Darwin Area area reported making $110,000 per year
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Darwin Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public
$140,000
per year
An Electrician in the Newcastle Area area reported making $140,000 per year
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Newcastle Area area
Full-time
 
1001 to 5000 employees
Company - Private
$16
hourly
An Electrician in the Brisbane Area area reported making $16 per hour
Job Highlights
3-4 years experience
Brisbane Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public
$38
hourly
An Industrial Electricians in the Melbourne Area area reported making $38 per hour
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Melbourne Area area
Full-time
 
5001 to 10000 employees
Company - Private
$3,168
monthly
A Maintenance Electrician in the Melbourne Area area reported making $3,168 per month
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Melbourne Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public