According to a recent report released by ServiceSeeking.com.au, the median price for general plumbing services in Vic in FY15 is the same as the year prior.
Vic residents can expect to pay a median price of $75/hr for standard plumbing work. If you hire a plumber offering premium services, you're likely to pay a premium rate of $80/hr. However, you also have the option to hire budget plumbers who charge about $65/hr for basic jobs.
Vic shares the spot with Qld as the state that charges the second lowest prices for plumbing work. Only plumbers in Tas offer lower fees than the aforementioned states. The highest prices for plumbing can be found in ACT, with residents in that territory paying around $25/hr more than those who reside in Vic.
You can check the top plumbing businesses in your area here. Once you post a job, you can start receiving quotes within an hour. Most plumbing jobs get an average of five quotes. The number of quotes you can receive for a single job is capped at 12.