Recent pricing data from ServiceSeeking.com.au revealed a marginal increase in the average cost of general tiling services in SA. The median rate of a tiling job in the state rose 8% from FY14 to FY15. This year, you can expect to see average rates of $43/m2 for a standard tiling job.
Both budget and premium tiling businesses raised their prices as well. A budget tiling job now costs around $39.50/m2 while premium rates stand at around $46.50/m2.
The general trend of tiling prices in the country seems to be upward. In fact, only ACT and NSW saw lower prices this year compared to the year prior. On the other hand, SA joined Vic, Qld, and WA as the states with higher average tiling rates this year. Vic tilers charge the highest fees while tilers from WA, NSW, and Qld offer the most affordable services.
If you want to get the best value for your money on your tiling job, make sure to compare quotes carefully. Tiling jobs get around five quotes once they're posted on the site, but it's possible to receive as many as a dozen quotes.