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Laborer in Australia median base salary $54,830/yr. Information is based on 59 Laborer jobs advertised between January 2021 and January 2022.
How much do Laborer earn in Australia? The average salary of Laborer is $54,830 in Australia
$54,830 /yr
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Average $54,830
Range $50K - $60K
Last updated January 07 2022
The average pay range for Laborer is between $50K and $60K. Salaries vary from a low of $40K up to $80K per year. The average number of Laborer roles advertised per month is 5 in Australia between January 2021 and January 2022.
What are the most common skills required to be a Laborer? The most common skills required for a Laborer are:
Construction Construction Building Cleaning Drilling Construction Cleaning Concrete Construction Cutting Art Building Cleaning Concrete Construction Cutting Drilling Art Asbestos Beer Building Carpentry Cement Compliance Concrete Construction Contracts Cutting Demolition Drilling
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These skills are most commonly found in Laborer job advertisements and position descriptions.

Last updated December 31 2021
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 $54,830.
Jora Local
Melbourne (36%), Sydney (31%), Brisbane (14%), Perth (8%) +9 others



Labour Solutions Australia
Brisbane (34%), Sydney (19%), Melbourne (18%), Adelaide (12%) +7 others



Sydney (63%), Brisbane (10%), Canberra (8%), Newcastle (8%) +4 others



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



Sydney (38%), Melbourne (36%), Brisbane (21%), Perth (4%) +2 others



Last Updated December 18 2021
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 January 17 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 January 17 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 January 17 2022
Where are most Laborer roles located in Australia?
Melbourne 31 / 30%
Brisbane 23 / 23%
Perth 12 / 12%
Sydney 9 / 9%
Adelaide 5 / 5%
Last updated December 18 2021
Which locations in Australia pay the most for Laborer?
Darwin ($85K)
Canberra ($58K)
Geelong ($58K)
Adelaide ($55K)
Hobart ($55K)
Last updated December 18 2021