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Laborer in Australia median base salary $63,965/yr. Information is based on 58 Laborer jobs advertised between June 2021 and March 2022.
How much do Laborer earn in Australia? The average salary of Laborer is $63,965 in Australia
$63,965 /yr
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Average $63,965
Range $60K - $70K
Last updated June 17 2022
The average pay range for Laborer is between $60K and $70K. Salaries vary from a low of $40K up to $90K per year. The average number of Laborer roles advertised per month is 6 in Australia between June 2021 and March 2022.
What are the most common skills required to be a Laborer? The most common skills required for a Laborer are:
Construction Building Cleaning Driving Construction Drilling Cleaning Cutting Cleaning Concrete Cutting Art Building Concrete Construction Driving Art Asbestos Building Cement Concrete Construction Contracts Cutting Deliveries Demolition Drilling Driving Electrical Engineering
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These skills are most commonly found in Laborer job advertisements and position descriptions.

Last updated May 31 2022
Which recruitment agencies have the largest number of Labourers roles in Australia?
See which recruitment agencies advertise the most Labourers roles. See what salaries they paid for Labourers in Australia. See how they compare to the average Labourers salary of $63,965.
Jora Local
Melbourne (36%), Sydney (31%), Brisbane (14%), Perth (8%) +9 others



Sydney (61%), Brisbane (10%), Canberra (8%), Newcastle (6%) +5 others



Labour Solutions Australia
Brisbane (34%), Melbourne (18%), Sydney (17%), Adelaide (14%) +7 others



Sydney (43%), Melbourne (33%), Brisbane (19%), Perth (4%) +2 others



Harrison Barratt Group (HBG)
Sydney (60%), Canberra (23%), Newcastle (14%), Melbourne (4%)



Last Updated April 29 2022
How many years does it take to become a Laborer?
Most candidates undertake an average of 4 years Trades & Services prior to being appointed as a Laborer.
Average Trades & Services required to become a Laborer
Last updated June 28 2022
Most candidates have on average 5 years working experience prior to becoming a Laborer.
Average Trades & Services required to become a Laborer
Last updated June 28 2022
Where are Laborer in Australia sourced from?
Laborer are sourced from
these companies
Ace Construction
Connect Infrastructure
Densford Civil
Downer EDI
Laborer are sourced in Australia are most likely to be sourced from these schools
TAFE NSW Higher Education
RMIT University
Box Hill Institute
Deakin University
Last updated June 28 2022
Where are most Laborer roles located in Australia?
Melbourne 29 / 32%
Brisbane 19 / 21%
Perth 10 / 11%
Sydney 7 / 8%
Adelaide 6 / 9%
Last updated June 24 2022
Which locations in Australia pay the most for Laborer?
Darwin ($85K)
Hobart ($68K)
Townsville ($68K)
Adelaide ($65K)
Canberra ($65K)
Last updated June 24 2022