Qld residents will be happy to know that their state enjoys the second lowest average rates for general plumbing services.
The average price for plumbing in Qld remained unchanged from FY14 to FY15, so expect to still pay around $75/hr for your general plumbing job. Even budget and premium rates stayed the same at $70/hr and $80/hr respectively.
Along with Qld, Vic plumbers offer the second lowest average rates for their services. Australians living in ACT are unlucky to be paying the highest fees for general plumbing work — they pay an average of $25/hr more than Qld and Vic residents. On the other hand, Tas plumbers cut their prices by 8% to retain their spot as the state that offers the lowest prices for plumbing work.
To have a better idea of how much it would cost to hire a plumber in your area, you can post your plumbing job here. In general, you’ll start receiving quotes within the hour. You can expect to get an average of five quotes, and the maximum number of quotes that you can get is 12.