Builder

Builder

The duties of a Builder can vary on a case by case basis, as you'll gain responsibilities suitable to your level of experience.

Builders can work on a variety of jobs from maintenance work and scaffold construction to building houses and project management. The average salary of a Builder is $74,705 per annum.

Salary range
Average salary $74,705
salary range
$65,987
$74,705
$94,320
Source: SEEK
Projected job growth
7% by 2020
7%
2015
2020
Source: joboutlook.gov.au
Employment by region
The top three regions for employment as a Builder are:
NSW
NSW 36%
VIC
VIC 23.1%
QLD
QLD 20.3%
Source: joboutlook.gov.au

A day in the life of a Builder

Key skills required

The top skills for a Builder are:
  • Good communication and interpersonal skills
  • Aptitude for technical activities
  • Management and leadership ability
  • Good planning and organisational skills
Source: myfuture.edu.au
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