Health and Community Services

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Health and Community Services
  Employ’t Nov 2017 5 year change to Nov 2017 Working Part-time Female Median Age Unemploy’t Rate 2017 Median Earnings No Post-school Qual Future Employ't Change
Occupation ‘000 ‘000 % % % years     % %
Aged and Disabled Carers (CP) 171.0 49.8 41.1 64 77 47 Average $ 22 47.3
Ambulance Officers and Paramedics (CP) 19.1 2.2 13.0 13 44 40 Below Average $$$$$ - 24.5
Anaesthetists (P) 4.2 0.4 10.5 9 14 44 Below Average $$$$$ - 22.5
Child Care Centre Managers (M) 15.6 4.6 42.0 33 92 40 Below Average $$$ - 21.3
Child Carers (CP) 162.4 46.7 40.4 51 95 33 Average $ 20 18.1
Chiropractors and Osteopaths (P) 6.2 1.8 42.6 49 39 38 Below Average - - 20.9
Counsellors (P) 26.1 7.9 43.6 46 77 45 Below Average $$$ - 24.8
Dental Assistants (CP) 26.2 4.3 19.8 45 98 31 Average $ 25 0.0
Dental Hygienists, Technicians and Therapists (CP) 7.0 2.2 46.4 34 75 41 Below Average - - 4.4
Dental Practitioners (P) 16.3 2.5 18.1 35 49 41 Below Average $$$$$ - 20.9
Enrolled and Mothercraft Nurses (CP) 21.2 -2.8 -11.8 52 90 46 Below Average $$$ - 2.5
Generalist Medical Practitioners (P) 65.1 15.7 31.8 20 49 42 Below Average $$$$$ - 21.6
Health and Welfare Services Managers (M) 21.4 1.9 9.8 15 70 48 Below Average $$$$$ 8 28.2
Massage Therapists (CP) 21.9 7.4 50.9 70 78 41 Below Average $$$ 11 13.8
Medical Imaging Professionals (P) 18.3 5.5 43.2 28 49 37 Below Average $$$$$ - 11.3
Medical Technicians (TT) 28.2 3.7 15.1 48 74 42 Average $ 20 19.8
Midwives (P) 15.5 -1.4 -8.2 55 99 45 Below Average $$$$ - 10.2
Ministers of Religion (P) 19.3 3.4 21.6 25 25 49 Below Average $ - 4.1
Nurse Educators and Researchers (P) 6.1 1.4 31.2 40 91 46 Below Average $$$$$ - 29.0
Nurse Managers (P) 15.8 2.0 14.2 22 90 48 Below Average $$$$$ - 24.9
Nursing Support and Personal Care Workers (CP) 92.6 3.5 3.9 60 76 43 Average $ 24 14.3
Nutrition Professionals (P) 9.7 1.6 91.7 48 97 34 Below Average $$$ - 18.8
Occupational and Environmental Health Professionals (P) 24.2 -2.4 -9.0 18 34 44 Below Average $$$$$ 11 15.7
Occupational Therapists (P) 17.8 5.4 43.3 38 91 34 Below Average $$$ - 26.8
Optometrists and Orthoptists (P) 5.7 1.2 26.4 29 66 40 Average $$$$$ - 11.3
Personal Care Consultants (CP) 5.7 0.8 15.5 54 84 43 Average - 30 28.6
Physiotherapists (P) 29.4 13.9 89.0 29 65 35 Below Average $$$ - 29.4
Podiatrists (P) 5.0 1.5 45.2 41 58 36 Below Average - - 12.8
Practice Managers (CA) 25.4 9.5 59.8 33 89 47 Below Average $$$ 25 15.2
Psychiatrists (P) 4.2 1.1 35.7 19 39 47 Below Average $$$$$ - 20.4
Psychologists (P) 30.5 10.6 53.6 41 83 44 Below Average $$$$$ - 16.9
Registered Nurses (P) 279.3 47.3 20.4 46 88 43 Below Average $$$$ - 23.0
Social Professionals (P) 12.3 2.9 31.0 59 56 46 Above Average $$$ 12 12.9
Social Workers (P) 31.6 7.0 28.4 36 84 42 Average $$$$ - 22.5
Specialist Physicians (P) 9.4 1.9 25.7 25 41 43 Below Average $$$$$ - 24.1
Speech Professionals and Audiologists (P) 9.5 2.9 44.7 43 91 35 Below Average $$$$ - 32.6
Surgeons (P) 7.3 0.9 12.2 5 17 44 Below Average $$$$$ - 19.5
Welfare Support Workers (CP) 44.7 -4.7 -9.6 32 67 43 Average $$ 14 22.1
Welfare, Recreation and Community Arts Workers (P) 34.5 13.2 62.5 33 78 72 Average $$$ 10 18.7