Jobs by Location

New South Wales

Map of New South Wales that shows there are 4,054,600 workers employed in New South Wales, making it Australia’s largest employing state.

Map of Victoria that shows that there are 3,339,300 workers employed in Victoria. Victoria has had the strongest employment growth in Australia over the past 5 years.

Map of Queensland that shows that there are 2,491,300 workers employed in Queensland. A relatively large share of Queensland workers hold a certificate III or higher vocational qualification (34%).

Map of South Australia that shows that there are 843,700 workers employed in South Australia. Employment is concentrated in Adelaide (almost 80% of state employment).

Map of Western Australia that shows that there are 1,351,900 workers employed in Western Australia. More than 110,000 workers in this state are employed in the Mining industry.

Map of Tasmania that shows that there are 249,500 workers employed in Tasmania. More than half of state jobs are outside of Hobart (55%).

Map of the Northern Territory that shows that there are 133,700 workers employed in the Northern Territory. Full-time work is common in the Northern Territory (80% of employment).

Map of the Australian Capital Territory that shows that there are 228,200 workers employed in the Australian Capital Territory. This is the most highly educated workforce in Australia.