Table summary

  • Out of bachelor graduates (under 25) in the field of building, 55.8 per cent were male and 44.2 per cent were female.
  • The median age of bachelor graduates (under 25) in the field of building, was 22 years.
  • Overall, 69.8 per cent of bachelor graduates (under 25) in the field of building, were available for full-time employment after graduation, with a further 15.2 per cent in full-time study, 9.3 per cent in part-time or casual employment, and 5.4 per cent unavailable for full-time study or work.
  • Out of bachelor graduates (under 25) in the field of building who were available for full-time employment, 74.9 per cent were in full-time employment.
  • The median starting salary for bachelor graduates (under 25) in the field of building was $50,000.

What are the characteristics of bachelor graduates (under 25)?

Males Females Total
Survey responses: building 287 227 514
Sex: building (%)~ 55.8 44.2 100
Sex: all fields of education (%)~ 37.9 62.1 100
Median age: bachelor graduates (under 25) (years) 23 22 22
Median age: all fields of education (years) 22 22 22

What are bachelor graduates (under 25) doing after graduation?

Available for full-time employment (%) 77.0 60.8 69.8
In further full-time study (%) 11.8 19.4 15.2
Part-time or casual employment (%) 8.0 11.0 9.3
Unavailable for full-time study or work (%) 3.1 8.4 5.4
Of those available for full-time employment:
In full-time employment: building (%) 83.3 61.6 74.9
In full-time employment: all fields of education (%) 67.8 69.1 68.6

Most frequently reported occupations:

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

What are bachelor graduates (under 25) in their first full-time employment earning?

Median starting salary: building $59,500 $45,000 $50,000
Median starting salary: all fields of education $55,000 $51,600 $52,500