Building Trades

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Median Average:
$71,609
Building Trades in Australia median base salary $71,609/yr. Information is based on 7987 Building Trades jobs advertised between May 2020 and May 2021.
How much do Building Trades earn in Australia? The average salary of Building Trades is $71,609 in Australia
$71,609 /yr
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Average $71,609
Range $70K - $80K
Last updated May 07 2021
The average pay range for Building Trades is between $70K and $80K. Salaries vary from a low of $40K up to $110K per year. The average number of Building Trades roles advertised per month is 713 in Australia between May 2020 and May 2021.
What are the most common skills required to be a Block Layer? The most common skills required for a Block Layer are:
Excel Building Concrete Construction Engineering FIFO Healthcare Mining Superannuation Training

These skills are most commonly found in Block Layer job advertisements and position descriptions.

Last updated April 30 2021
Which recruitment agencies have the largest number of Building Trades roles in Australia?
See which recruitment agencies advertise the most Building Trades roles. See what salaries they paid for Building Trades in Australia. See how they compare to the average Building Trades salary of $71,609.
Hays Trades & Labour
Sydney (100%)
260

$78K-$95K

($15,831)

$78K-$95K
($15,831)
Department of Housing & Public Works
Brisbane (43%), Townsville (41%), Cairns (16%)
222

$61K-$71K

(($4,740))

$61K-$71K
(($4,740))
Exceed Concrete Construction
Brisbane (100%)
167

$64K-$78K

(($276))

$64K-$78K
(($276))
Hays Trades & Labour
Melbourne (100%)
159

$88K-$107K

($26,036)

$88K-$107K
($26,036)
HIA Apprentices Ltd
Melbourne (50%), Newcastle (25%), Sydney (25%)
144

$30K-$40K

(($36,609))

$30K-$40K
(($36,609))
Last Updated May 07 2021
Where are Building Trades in Australia sourced from?
Building Trades are sourced from
these companies
Westpac
Westpac Group
Woolworths Limited
ZEFA FACILITY SERVICES PVT.LTD
Apprenticeships Queensland
Building Trades are sourced in Australia are most likely to be sourced from these schools
TAFE
Swinburne University of Technology
Monash University
Deakin University
Victoria University
Last updated May 12 2021
Where are most Block Layer roles located in Australia?
Perth 4 / 67%
Brisbane 1 / 17%
Townsville 1 / 17%
Last updated May 07 2021
Which locations in Australia pay the most for Building Trades?
Darwin ($83K)
Townsville ($80K)
Perth ($79K)
Sydney ($77K)
Melbourne ($76K)
Last updated May 07 2021