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Waiter/Waitress salary in Australia

How much does a Waiter/Waitress make in Australia?

Average base salary


The average salary for a waiter/waitress is $28.45 per hour in Australia. 1.7k salaries reported, updated at 13 September 2022

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Top companies for Waiter/Waitresses in Australia

  1. Edith Cowan University
    35 reviews18 salaries reported
    $35.18per hour
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Highest paying cities near Australia for Waiter/Waitresses

  1. Gold Coast QLD
    $31.97 per hour
    13 salaries reported
  2. Sydney NSW
    $30.13 per hour
    198 salaries reported
  3. Sunshine Coast QLD
    $30.08 per hour
    5 salaries reported
  1. Perth WA
    $29.97 per hour
    44 salaries reported
  2. Brisbane QLD
    $29.85 per hour
    77 salaries reported
  3. Townsville QLD
    $29.42 per hour
    5 salaries reported
  1. Melbourne VIC
    $29.13 per hour
    121 salaries reported
  2. Cairns QLD
    $28.89 per hour
    7 salaries reported
  3. Adelaide SA
    $25.66 per hour
    6 salaries reported
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