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Builder in Australia median base salary $66,500/yr. Information is based on 160 Builder jobs advertised between August 2021 and March 2022.
How much do Builder earn in Australia? The average salary of Builder is $66,500 in Australia
$66,500 /yr
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Average $66,500
Range $70K - $80K
Last updated August 05 2022
The average pay range for Builder is between $70K and $80K. Salaries vary from a low of $40K up to $100K per year. The average number of Builder roles advertised per month is 26 in Australia between August 2021 and March 2022.
What are the most common skills required to be a Builder? The most common skills required for a Builder are:
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These skills are most commonly found in Builder job advertisements and position descriptions.

Last updated July 31 2022
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 $66,500.
Department of Transport and Main Roads
Brisbane (66%), Townsville (30%), Cairns (9%)



Wynstan - Blinds Doors Shutters Awnings
Sydney (84%), Melbourne (16%)



Altrad Services
Perth (100%)



Hays Trades & Labour
Sydney (100%)



The Grout Guy
Melbourne (76%), Perth (24%)



Last Updated April 29 2022
How many years does it take to become a Builder?
Most candidates undertake an average of 7 years Trades & Services prior to being appointed as a Builder.
Average Trades & Services required to become a Builder
Last updated August 09 2022
Most candidates have on average 7 years working experience prior to becoming a Builder.
Average Trades & Services required to become a Builder
Last updated August 09 2022
Where are Builder in Australia sourced from?
Builder are sourced from
these companies
Metricon Homes
Self Employed
The Reject Shop
Builder are sourced in Australia are most likely to be sourced from these schools
Swinburne University of Technology
La Trobe University
Monash University
Faculty of Economic Informatics
Last updated August 12 2022
Where are most Builder roles located in Australia?
Melbourne 52 / 26%
Brisbane 50 / 25%
Sydney 26 / 13%
Gold Coast 25 / 12%
Perth 19 / 9%
Last updated August 05 2022
Which locations in Australia pay the most for Builder?
Townsville ($95K)
Hobart ($85K)
Newcastle ($81K)
Sydney ($80K)
Perth ($78K)
Last updated August 05 2022