Table summary

  • Out of bachelor graduates (all) in all fields of education, 37.6 per cent were male and 62.3 per cent were female.
  • The median age of bachelor graduates (all) in all fields of education was 23 years.
  • Overall, 64.7 per cent of bachelor graduates (all) in all fields of education were available for full-time employment after graduation, with a further 19.0 per cent in full-time study, 10.1 per cent in part-time or casual employment, and 5.6 per cent unavailable for full-time study or work.
  • Out of bachelor graduates (all) in all fields of education who were available for full-time employment, 76.2 per cent were in full-time employment.
  • The median salary for bachelor graduates (all) in all fields of education was $50,000.  

What are the characteristics of bachelor graduates (all)?

  Males Females Total
Survey responses: all fields of education 24,438 40,519 65,045
Sex: all fields of education (%)~ 37.6 62.3 100
Median age: all fields of education (years) 23 23 23

What are bachelor graduates (all) doing after graduation?

Available for full-time employment (%) 67.1 63.3 64.7
In further full-time study (%) 19.8 18.6 19.0
Part-time or casual employment (%) 7.3 11.8 10.1
Unavailable for full-time study or work (%) 5.4 5.7 5.6
Of those available for full-time employment:
In full-time employment: all fields of education (%) 75.4 76.8 76.2

Most frequently reported occupations:

1. Health Professionals
2. Business, Human Resource and Marketing Professionals
3. Education Professionals

What are bachelor graduates (all) in full-time employment earning?

Median salary: all fields of education $50,000 $49,600 $50,000
~ Percentages of males and females might not add exactly to 100.0 due to missing sex data.