This is a large industry, with over one million workers. It covers a range of activities, like legal and accounting services, veterinary services and computer system design. Many of these services support other industries. The workforce is highly skilled and workers usually have a university degree. Most jobs are full-time and are located in capital cities. There are fewer young workers in this industry because of the extra education required.

Job Profiles

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Accounting Clerks

Accounting Clerks monitor creditor and debtor accounts, undertake related routine documentation, and calculate and investigate the cost of wages, mate...

  • $1,190 Weekly Pay
  • Stable Future Growth
  • Lower skill Skill Level

Agricultural Technicians

Agricultural Technicians perform tests and experiments, and provide technical support to assist Agricultural Scientists in areas such as research, pro...

  • $1,441 Weekly Pay
  • Stable Future Growth
  • High skill Skill Level

Architects and Landscape Architects

Architects and Landscape Architects design commercial, industrial, institutional, residential and recreational buildings and landscapes.

  • $1,674 Weekly Pay
  • Moderate Future Growth
  • Very high skill Skill Level

Architectural, Building & Surveying Technicians

Architectural, Building and Surveying Technicians perform technical functions to assist Construction Managers, Architects and Surveyors by supervising...

  • $1,838 Weekly Pay
  • Stable Future Growth
  • High skill Skill Level

Barristers

Barristers plead cases before civil, criminal and industrial courts and other tribunals.

  • Unavailable Weekly Pay
  • Very strong Future Growth
  • Very high skill Skill Level

Bookkeepers

Bookkeepers maintain and evaluate records of financial transactions in account books and computerised accounting systems.

  • $1,234 Weekly Pay
  • Stable Future Growth
  • Lower skill Skill Level

Chemical and Materials Engineers

Chemical and Materials Engineers design and prepare specifications for chemical process systems and the construction and operation of commercial-scale...

  • $3,019 Weekly Pay
  • Strong Future Growth
  • Very high skill Skill Level

Chief Executives and Managing Directors

Chief Executives and Managing Directors determine, formulate and review the general policy programs and the overall direction of organisations within ...

  • Unavailable Weekly Pay
  • Strong Future Growth
  • Very high skill Skill Level

Conveyancers and Legal Executives

Conveyancers and Legal Executives act for and on behalf of clients in the areas of property transfer, company and business law, trusts, wills, probate...

  • $1,249 Weekly Pay
  • Moderate Future Growth
  • High skill Skill Level

Economists

Economists perform economic research and analysis, develop and apply theories about production and distribution of goods and services and people's spe...

  • Unavailable Weekly Pay
  • Moderate Future Growth
  • Very high skill Skill Level

Electrical Engineers

Electrical Engineers design, develop and supervise the manufacture, installation, operation and maintenance of equipment, machines and systems for the...

  • $2,160 Weekly Pay
  • Stable Future Growth
  • Very high skill Skill Level

Electronics Engineers

Electronics Engineers design, develop, adapt, install, test and maintain electronic components, circuits and systems used for computer systems, commun...

  • $2,502 Weekly Pay
  • Decline Future Growth
  • Very high skill Skill Level

Engineering Managers

Engineering Managers plan, organise, direct, control and coordinate the engineering and technical operations of organisations.

  • $3,427 Weekly Pay
  • Very strong Future Growth
  • Very high skill Skill Level

Finance Managers

Finance Managers plan, organise, direct, control and coordinate the financial and accounting activities within organisations.

  • $2,286 Weekly Pay
  • Strong Future Growth
  • Very high skill Skill Level

General Clerks

General Clerks perform a range of clerical and administrative tasks.

  • $1,073 Weekly Pay
  • Moderate Future Growth
  • Lower skill Skill Level

ICT Trainers

ICT Trainers analyse and evaluate information-based system training needs and objectives, and develop, schedule and conduct ICT-based system training ...

  • $1,696 Weekly Pay
  • Decline Future Growth
  • Very high skill Skill Level

Interior Designers

Interior Designers plan, design, detail and supervise the construction of commercial, industrial, retail and residential building interiors to produce...

  • $1,155 Weekly Pay
  • Strong Future Growth
  • Very high skill Skill Level

Office Managers

Office Managers organise and control the functions and resources of offices such as administrative systems and office personnel.

  • $1,490 Weekly Pay
  • Stable Future Growth
  • High skill Skill Level

Personal Assistants

Personal Assistants perform liaison, coordination and organisational tasks in support of Managers and Professionals.

  • $1,432 Weekly Pay
  • Decline Future Growth
  • Medium skill Skill Level

Photographers

Photographers operate still cameras to take photographs.

  • Unavailable Weekly Pay
  • Moderate Future Growth
  • Very high skill Skill Level

Public Relations Professionals

Public Relations Professionals plan, develop, implement and evaluate information and communication strategies that create an understanding and a favou...

  • $1,865 Weekly Pay
  • Stable Future Growth
  • Very high skill Skill Level

Research and Development Managers

Research and Development Managers plan, organise, direct, control and coordinate research and development activities within organisations.

  • $3,042 Weekly Pay
  • Very strong Future Growth
  • Very high skill Skill Level

Secretaries

Secretaries perform secretarial, clerical and other administrative tasks in support of Managers, Legal Professionals and other professionals.

  • $1,146 Weekly Pay
  • Decline Future Growth
  • Medium skill Skill Level

Signwriters

Signwriters design, fabricate and paint signs for displays, buildings, hoardings, boats and structures.

  • $1,462 Weekly Pay
  • Decline Future Growth
  • Medium skill Skill Level

Solicitors

Solicitors provide legal advice, prepare and draft legal documents, and conduct negotiations on behalf of clients on matters associated with the law.

  • $1,646 Weekly Pay
  • Stable Future Growth
  • Very high skill Skill Level

Survey Interviewers

Survey Interviewers interview people and record their responses to survey and market research questions on a range of topics.

  • Unavailable Weekly Pay
  • Stable Future Growth
  • Entry level Skill Level

Urban and Regional Planners

Urban and Regional Planners develop and implement plans and policies for the controlled use of urban and rural land, and advise on economic, environme...

  • $1,738 Weekly Pay
  • Moderate Future Growth
  • Very high skill Skill Level

Veterinarians

Veterinarians diagnose, treat and prevent animal diseases, ailments and injuries.

  • $1,384 Weekly Pay
  • Very strong Future Growth
  • Very high skill Skill Level

Veterinary Nurses

Veterinary Nurses care for animals under treatment and in temporary residence at veterinary facilities and assist Veterinarians to perform procedures ...

  • $1,088 Weekly Pay
  • Strong Future Growth
  • Medium skill Skill Level
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