Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services is a small employing industry. Almost 40% of the workforce are Sales Workers, with Real Estate Agents accounting for a significant share. Full-time work is common (75% work full-time).
Post-school qualifications are commonly required in this industry (31% have a certificate III or higher vocational qualification, while 30% hold a bachelor degree or higher).
This industry is projected to have below average employment growth over the five years to May 2023 (up by 5.9%, compared with 7.1% across all industries). Relatively strong employment growth, however, is projected for the Property Operators and Real Estate Services sector (up by 7.6%).
Sources: ABS, Labour Force (trend and annual averages of original data); ABS, Education and Work; Department of Jobs and Small Business, Employment Projections
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