Table summary

  • Out of bachelor graduates (all) in the field of medicine, 43.7 per cent were male and 56.3 per cent were female.
  • The median age of bachelor graduates (all) in the field of medicine, was 25 years.
  • Overall, 82.6 per cent of bachelor graduates (all) in the field of medicine, were available for full-time employment after graduation, with a further 11.2 per cent in full-time study, 2.4 per cent in part-time or casual employment, and 3.6 per cent unavailable for full-time study or work.
  • Out of bachelor graduates (all) in the field of medicine who were available for full-time employment, 96.9 per cent were in full-time employment.
  • The median salary for bachelor graduates (all) in the field of medicine was $60,000.

What are the characteristics of bachelor graduates (all)?

Males Females Total
Survey responses: medicine 795 1,024 1,819
Sex: medicine (%)~ 43.7 56.3 100
Sex: all fields of education (%)~ 37.9 62.1 100
Median age: bachelor graduates (all) (years) 25 25 25
Median age: all fields of education (years) 23 23 23

What are bachelor graduates (all) doing after graduation?

Available for full-time employment (%) 83.1 82.2 82.6
In further full-time study (%) 10.2 12.0 11.2
Part-time or casual employment (%) 2.5 2.3 2.4
Unavailable for full-time study or work (%) 4.0 3.2 3.6
Of those available for full-time employment:
In full-time employment: medicine (%) 97.3 96.7 96.9
In full-time employment: all fields of education (%) 71.3 71.3 71.3

Most frequently reported occupations:

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

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

Median salary: medicine $60,600 $60,000 $60,000
Median salary: all fields of education $57,000 $53,000 $55,000