Making bank: How Aussie shearing rates rank against the rest of the world

Victoria Nugent
May 6 2024 - 6:15am
Shearing rates vary across the globe, with Australian rates per sheep on the higher end. FILE PICTURE.
Shearing rates vary across the globe, with Australian rates per sheep on the higher end. FILE PICTURE.

When it comes to shearers' wages across the globe, Australia is offering some of the best rates in the world, according to industry insiders.

Victoria Nugent

Victoria Nugent

National sheep and wool writer

National sheep and wool writer for ACM's agricultural publications. Former livestock editor for Queensland Country Life. Send your story tips to vnugent@austcommunitymedia.com.au

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