The number of people working as Airconditioning and Mechanical Services Plumbers (in their main job) grew moderately over 5 years:
from 2,700 in 2011 to 2,800 in 2016.
- Size: This is a very small occupation.
- Location: Airconditioning and Mechanical Services Plumbers work in many parts of Australia. Victoria has a large share of workers.
- Industries: Most work in Construction; Other Services; and Manufacturing.
- Full-time: Most work full-time (95%, much higher than the average of 66%).
- Hours: Full-time workers spend around 43 hours per week at work (compared to the average of 44 hours).
- Age: The average age is 31 years (compared to the average of 40 years). Many workers are under 25 years of age (24%).
- Gender: 1% of workers are female (compared to the average of 48%).
Employers found it hard to fill vacancies for Plumbers in 2018. Find out more in the Department of Employment, Skills, Small and Family Business latest report on Plumbers.