Jobs by Industry

Health Care and Social Assistance

Shows that there was 1,685,100 workers employed in the Health Care and Social Assistance industry in November 2018. 79% of workers in this industry are female. The top employing occupations in this industry are Registered Nurses, Aged and Disabled Carers and Child Carers.

Retail Trade

Shows that there was 1,272,300 workers employed in the Retail Trade industry in November 2018. 32% of workers in this industry are aged 15 to 24 years. The top employing occupations in this industry are General Sales Assistants, Retail Managers and Checkout Operators and Cashiers.

Construction

Shows that there was 1,166,900 workers employed in the Construction industry in November 2018. 51% of workers in this industry have a certificate 3 or higher qualification. The top employing occupations in this industry are Carpenters and Joiners, Electricians and Construction Managers.

Professional scientific and technical services

Shows that there was 1,082,100 workers employed in the Professional, Scientific and Technical Services industry in November 2018. 77% of workers in this industry work full-time. The top employing occupations in this industry are Accountants, Software and Application Programmers and Solicitors.

Education and Training

Shows that there was 1,035,400 workers employed in the Education and Training industry in November 2018. 87% of workers in this industry hold post-school qualifications. The top employing occupations in this industry are Primary School Teachers, Secondary School Teachers and Education Aides.