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ANZSCO 333411 - Registered Migration Australia


A wall and floor tiler lays ceramic, clay, slate, marble and glass tiles on external and internal walls and floors to provide protective and decorative finishes. Registration or licensing may be required. In Australia a wall and floor tiler is a Skill Level 3 occupation.





  • Ceramic Tiler
  • Mosaic Tiler



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Group: 3334 Wall and Floor Tilers





Wall and Floor Tiler job description - Registered Migration Australia


The job of a Wall and Floor tiler in Australia is to lay ceramic, clay, slate, marble and glass tiles on external and internal walls and floors to provide protective and decorative finishes.



  • examining plans, measuring and marking surfaces and laying out work
  • preparing wall and floor surfaces by removing old tiles, grout and adhesive, filling holes and cracks, and cleaning surfaces
  • spreading adhesive onto prepared surfaces and tiles, and setting tiles in position
  • using tile-cutting tools to cut and shape tiles needed for edges and corners, and around objects such as fittings and pipes
  • ensuring tiles are correctly aligned and spaced
  • grouting tiles, and cleaning and removing excess grout
  • applying waterproofing systems
  • may lay floors of granolithic, terrazzo, cement or similar composition
  • may lay coloured tiles in patterns to create mosaics


Skill Level

Most occupations in the wall and floor tiler unit group (Group 3334) have a level of skill commensurate with the qualifications and experience outlined below. 


In Australia: 
AQF Certificate III including at least two years of on-the-job training, or AQF Certificate IV (ANZSCO Skill Level 3) 

In New Zealand: 
NZ Register Level 4 qualification (ANZSCO Skill Level 3) 

At least three years of relevant experience may substitute for the formal qualifications listed above. In some instances relevant experience and/or on-the-job training may be required in addition to the formal qualification. 


Registration or licensing as a wall and floor tiler in Australia may be required.


Occupations within the Wall and Floor Tiler Group


  • 333411 Wall and Floor Tiler


English Requirement


  • IELTS result with a minimum score of 6 (L, R, W), 7 in speaking and 7 overall;
  • OET result with a minimum grade B in all sections;
  • TOEFL iBT with a minimum score (L:12 R:13 W:21 S:23 overall L93);
  • PTE Academic with a minimum score of 50 (L, R, W), 65 in speaking and 65 overall


  • Australian Graduate exceptions apply in some states/territories
  • Priority Skilled Lists may apply a specific requirement in some states/territories
  • Countries exempt from submitting IELTS or OET include the UK; Canada; New Zealand; US; and Ireland


Where mandatory licensing or registration is required you must demonstrate a level of English either sufficient to meet licensing / registration or a minimum IELTS, or equivalent, whichever is higher.



Assessment Authority


  • Wall and Floor Tiler is currently assessed with TRA - (Trades Recognition Australia); more info regarding assessment bodies.


Average Income

The average salary for a Wall and Floor Tiler in Australia is $ 49,209 for male employees and $ 0 for female employees per year. Average Age: Males: 31.8 Females: 0.0 Persons: 31.8

Source: (Group 3334) Wall and floor tilers - Employee Earnings and Hours, Australia, May 2016


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