Health and Community Services

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Health and Community Services
  Employ’t Nov 2015 5 year change to Nov 2015 Unemploy’t Rate 2015 Working Part-time Female Median Age Median Earnings Future Employ't Change
Occupation ‘000 ‘000 %   % % years   ‘000 %
Aged and Disabled Carers (CP) 140.4 19.7 16.3 Average 65 81 47 $ 43.0 30.6
Ambulance Officers and Paramedics (CP) 16.8 5.3 46.7 Below Average 4 33 42 $$$$ 1.8 11.0
Anaesthetists (P) 4.0 -1.5 -27.1 Below Average 19 24 50 $$$$$ 0.7 17.9
Child Care Centre Managers (M) 12.9 2.8 27.2 Below Average 14 87 41 $$$ 2.9 22.7
Child Carers (CP) 149.6 43.5 41.0 Above Average 51 94 31 $ 39.0 26.1
Chiropractors and Osteopaths (P) 6.9 3.0 77.3 Below Average 37 48 38 - 1.1 16.7
Complementary Health Therapists (P) 9.4 1.4 17.8 Below Average 57 77 50 - 3.0 32.4
Counsellors (P) 20.7 2.4 13.4 Average 51 79 47 $$$ 4.8 23.2
Dental Assistants (CP) 18.4 -2.2 -10.7 Average 43 97 31 $ 0.9 4.8
Dental Hygienists, Technicians and Therapists (CP) 7.6 0.2 3.2 Below Average 45 59 43 $$$ 0.0 -0.4
Dental Practitioners (P) 10.3 0.3 2.8 Below Average 38 50 44 $$$$$ 1.0 9.4
Dietitians (P) 6.6 2.7 68.9 Below Average 37 97 34 $$$$ 2.4 37.1
Diversional Therapists (CP) 7.4 1.5 26.0 Below Average 51 95 55 $$ 0.7 10.0
Enrolled and Mothercraft Nurses (CP) 20.5 -10.1 -33.0 Below Average 50 92 47 $$ -0.7 -3.4
Generalist Medical Practitioners (P) 59.5 14.7 32.9 Below Average 19 43 41 $$$$$ 14.6 24.5
Health and Welfare Services Managers (M) 19.0 0.5 2.6 Below Average 11 81 51 $$$$ 4.3 22.5
Indigenous Health Workers (CP) 1.0 0.3 54.9 Above Average 29 74 46 $ 0.1 13.7
Massage Therapists (CP) 11.8 -3.3 -21.8 Below Average 70 80 43 $ 3.2 27.3
Medical Imaging Professionals (P) 19.8 5.4 37.6 Below Average 38 69 41 $$$$$ 5.9 29.7
Medical Laboratory Scientists (P) 19.3 -1.0 -4.9 Below Average 26 67 39 $$$$ 4.2 21.5
Medical Technicians (TT) 30.2 3.8 14.5 Average 38 76 42 $$ 8.8 29.1
Midwives (P) 17.4 3.1 21.3 Below Average 54 100 45 $$$ 1.0 6.0
Ministers of Religion (P) 15.0 -1.7 -9.9 Below Average 29 35 50 $$ -0.3 -2.1
Nurse Educators and Researchers (P) 5.6 -0.4 -6.3 Below Average 42 98 51 $$$ 1.3 23.5
Nurse Managers (P) 18.0 3.3 22.7 Below Average 26 89 48 $$$$$ 4.9 27.0
Nursing Support and Personal Care Workers (CP) 87.8 2.2 2.5 Average 56 76 44 $ 10.2 11.6
Occupational and Environmental Health Professionals (P) 24.0 -1.4 -5.6 Average 10 39 44 $$$$ 3.4 14.3
Occupational Therapists (P) 16.6 6.2 60.2 Below Average 53 92 35 $$$$ 4.0 24.0
Optometrists and Orthoptists (P) 6.8 3.3 92.5 Below Average 22 50 36 $$$$ 0.7 10.2
Other Health Diagnostic and Promotion Professionals (P) 7.4 -0.5 -6.0 Below Average 33 82 44 $$$$ 2.0 27.6
Other Medical Practitioners (P) 17.2 5.6 47.7 Below Average 19 58 41 $$$$$ 6.2 35.8
Personal Care Consultants (CP) 3.8 -0.1 -3.6 Above Average 64 77 51 - 0.9 23.1
Pharmacists (P) 25.1 2.9 13.0 Below Average 29 70 34 $$$$ 5.0 20.0
Pharmacy Sales Assistants (SW) 40.6 5.7 16.4 Average 67 92 25 $ 8.3 20.4
Physiotherapists (P) 25.3 4.3 20.7 Below Average 33 66 35 $$$$ 7.8 31.0
Podiatrists (P) 4.4 1.7 66.3 Below Average 29 39 34 $$$ 0.7 16.7
Practice Managers (CA) 24.2 10.8 81.0 Below Average 32 89 50 $$$ 3.9 16.3
Psychiatrists (P) 5.1 2.5 97.4 Below Average 25 39 54 $$$$$ 0.6 11.7
Psychologists (P) 23.4 1.1 4.8 Below Average 43 78 43 $$$$ 2.1 8.9
Registered Nurses (P) 257.4 48.2 23.1 Below Average 46 88 44 $$$$ 51.4 20.0
Social Professionals (P) 10.1 -3.6 -26.6 Average 65 64 41 $$$ 0.3 3.0
Social Workers (P) 30.8 9.3 43.3 Below Average 31 83 37 $$$ 8.7 28.2
Special Care Workers (CP) 2.4 -0.2 -8.2 Above Average 33 95 43 $$$ 0.4 18.1
Specialist Physicians (P) 6.4 0.3 5.2 Below Average 21 33 49 $$$$$ 0.7 11.7
Speech Professionals and Audiologists (P) 9.6 3.0 46.0 Below Average 38 93 40 $$$$ 3.9 40.8
Surgeons (P) 7.2 0.2 2.4 Below Average 22 24 43 $$$$$ 1.8 25.8
Welfare Support Workers (CP) 60.9 12.4 25.5 Average 43 67 42 $$$ 11.6 19.0
Welfare, Recreation and Community Arts Workers (P) 25.2 1.8 7.8 Average 38 71 41 $$$ 4.0 15.9