Top 5 Occupations
|Occupation||This Industry||All Industries|
|Real Estate Sales Agents||86,200||102,400|
|Land Economists and Valuers||7,200||10,000|
|Other Hospitality, Retail and Service Managers||6,900||71,700|
Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services is a small employing industry. There was strong employment growth over the past five years, although growth was more subdued over the last year. Almost half of the workers in this industry are Sales Workers, with Real Estate Agents accounting for a significant share.
The workforce is relatively old and young people (aged 15 to 24 years) account for just 11% of employment. Post-school qualifications are often required.
Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services employment is projected to grow by 8.5% over the five years to May 2022, with growth projected to be driven by rising employment in the Property Operators and Real Estate Services sector.
Sources: ABS, Labour Force (trend and annual averages of original data); ABS, Census of Population and Housing; Department of Jobs and Small Business, Industry Employment Projections
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