Refrigeration Mechanic Salary / Wage
Salary and wage information for refrigeration and air-conditioning mechanics is compiled regularly by analysis of Australian jobs advertised in major publications. Salaries are annual unless otherwise stated.
The Australian and New Zealand Standard Classification of Occupations Code (ANZSCO) for air-conditioning and refrigeration mechanics is 342111.
Job titles and exact tasks vary in this work and examples of some occupation titles are refrigeration mechanic, air-conditioning mechanic, air-conditioning technician and service technician.
This occupation is currently on the Australian Combined Skilled Occupation List, (Medium and Long-term Strategic Skills List, MLTSSL).
The average Australian weekly full-time ordinary earnings across all occupations in mid-2018 were $1,586, giving an annual income of approximately $82,472. This was 2.6% higher than in mid-2017.*
Data supplied from Indeed over the past 36 months, based on over 900 salaries, estimated that the average salary for an air-conditioning mechanic was $72,244 per annum in Australia.
Refrigeration and Air-Conditioning Mechanic Salaries / Wages in 2018
|Job Title||Salary / Wage $||Location|
|Air Conditioning Service Mechanic||70,000 – 90,000||Sydney, New South Wales|
|Refrigeration and Air Conditioning Mechanic||$25 – $35 per hour||Sydney, New South Wales|
|Commercial Refrigeration Mechanic||$40 – $45 per hour||Sydney, New South Wales|
|HVAC / Air Conditioning / Refrigeration Service Technician||75,000 – 90,000||Melbourne, Victoria|
|Air Conditioning Technician – HVAC||$35 – $40 per hour||Brisbane, Queensland|
|HVAC / Refrigeration Mechanics||$33 – $39 per hour||Hobart, Tasmania|
|Experienced Air-conditioning Service Technicians / Refrigeration Mechanics||60,000 – 80,000||Adelaide, South Australia|
|Refrigeration Service Technician||$40 – $50 per hour||Perth, Western Australia|
|Refrigeration and Air conditioning Mechanic||$35 – $45 per hour||Perth, Western Australia|
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