Table summary

  • Out of graduates from all degree levels in the field of building, 65.1 per cent were male and 34.9 per cent were female.
  • The median age of graduates from all degree levels in the field of building, was 24 years.
  • Overall, 76.1 per cent of graduates from all degree levels in the field of building, were available for full-time employment after graduation, with a further 11.4 per cent in full-time study, 7.7 per cent in part-time or casual employment, and 4.6 per cent unavailable for full-time study or work.
  • Out of graduates from all degree levels in the field of building who were available for full-time employment, 78.9 per cent were in full-time employment.
  • The median salary for graduates from all degree levels in the field of building was $60,000.

What are the characteristics of graduates from all degree levels?

Males Females Total
Survey responses: building 569 305 874
Sex: building (%)~ 65.1 34.9 100
Sex: all fields of education (%)~ 38.3 61.7 100
Median age: graduates from all degree levels (years) 24 23 24
Median age: all fields of education (years) 25 25 25

What are graduates from all degree levels doing after graduation?

Available for full-time employment (%) 81.9 65.2 76.1
In further full-time study (%) 9.3 15.4 11.4
Part-time or casual employment (%) 5.8 11.1 7.7
Unavailable for full-time study or work (%) 3.0 7.5 4.6
Of those available for full-time employment:
In full-time employment: building (%) 84.5 65.8 78.9
In full-time employment: all fields of education (%) 77.0 75.2 75.9

Most frequently reported occupations:

1. Design, Engineering, Science and Transport Professionals
2. Office Managers and Program Administrators
3. Specialist Managers

What are graduates from all degree levels in full-time employment earning?

Median salary: building $62,000 $45,000 $60,000
Median salary: all fields of education $65,000 $58,000 $60,000