AIRAH's HVAC&R Salary Survey

Benchmarking the Australian industry
HVAC&R Salary Survey 2022

Thank you – the response period for the second edition of AIRAH's Australian HVAC&R Salary Survey has closed.

We are currently analysing the survey results. Please check back soon. Our gift card winners will also be notified by email.


It has been a big few years for the Australian HVAC&R industry. How have salaries and expectations changed to reflect the impact of the COVID-19 pandemic and ongoing economic concerns?

The second edition of AIRAH’s Salary Survey is here to help our industry benchmark wages and forecast trends in employment. We’ll be collecting survey responses throughout July and August. We encourage you to get involved, with the opportunity to win one of three $100 gift cards!

Responses will be made anonymous, collated, and shared via our website and in Ecolibrium. Participants also have the option to go in the draw to win one of three $100 gift cards. 

If you have any questions or if you would like to provide additional feedback, please email our national office at [email protected]

AIRAH’s HVAC&R Salary Survey is a platform bringing together Australian professionals and practitioners from across the country. The more responses we receive, the more conclusive our results. Please share this page with your networks.

AIRAH is an Australia-wide membership organisation with a proud history of representing, connecting, and educating HVAC&R professionals and practitioners who are of fundamental importance to our comfort, health, and safety. For more information on AIRAH and the industry, please visit our About page.


The first edition of AIRAH's HVAC&R Salary Survey was conducted in 2019. Find out more and view the results from 491 industry professionals.

This page was last updated September 1, 2022

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