Snapshot

Car Detailers wash and clean exteriors and interiors of motor vehicles, and touch up paint work, glass and upholstery to prepare them for sale or rent.
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Car Detailers
  • How many are employed in this occupation?
11,100
  • What are the average weekly earnings for full time workers ($ before tax)?
$828
  • How does unemployment compare with other occupations?
Above average
  • What are the job prospects for this occupation?
Below average
  • What will be the likely future employment growth for the next five years?
Relatively steady
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Tasks

This occupation may include associated occupations with varying tasks.

  • washing, drying, polishing and waxing vehicle exteriors
  • vacuuming vehicle interiors, and drycleaning carpets and upholstery
  • applying cleaning agents to remove stains from vehicle interiors
  • washing tyres and wheel arches, and blackening tyres
  • washing and polishing vehicle windows
  • emptying and cleaning compartments in vehicles
  • may make minor repairs and touch up finishes to remove scratches

Job Titles

  • Car Detailer

Job Titles

  • Car Detailer

VET (Vocational Education And Training)

  • Certificate II in Dry Cleaning Operations
  • Certificate III in Carpet Cleaning Operations

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