Wall and Floor Tiler

Apprenticeships / Trades We Offer / Tiler

Cover walls to keep the structure or area waterproof


Wall and floor tilers lay ceramic, clay, slate, marble and glass tiles on external and internal walls and floors to provide protective and decorative finishes.

Average Annual Salary


A typical Wall and Floor Tiler day may involve

  • 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

It helps to be good at

  • Physical tasks
  • Using tools
  • Working at heights

Qualifications /
pathway options

  • Cert III Roof Tiling
  • Cert III Wall and Floor Tiling
  • Apprenticeship

You may be able to work in

  • Construction

*Average salary taken from ATO on 16/11/2022

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