Table summary

  • Out of masters coursework graduates in the field of medicine, 52.7 per cent were male and 47.3 per cent were female.
  • The median age of masters coursework graduates in the field of medicine, was 34 years.
  • Overall, 82.4 per cent of masters coursework graduates in the field of medicine, were available for full-time employment after graduation, with a further 3.4 per cent in full-time study, 10.8 per cent in part-time or casual employment, and 2.7 per cent unavailable for full-time study or work.
  • Out of masters coursework graduates in the field of medicine who were available for full-time employment, 93.4 per cent were in full-time employment.
  • The median salary for masters coursework graduates in the field of medicine was $90,000.

What are the characteristics of masters coursework graduates?

Males Females Total
Survey responses: medicine 78 70 148
Sex: medicine (%)~ 52.7 47.3 100
Sex: all fields of education (%)~ 42.3 57.7 100
Median age: masters coursework graduates (years) 34 35 34
Median age: all fields of education (years) 34 32 33

What are masters coursework graduates doing after graduation?

Available for full-time employment (%) 88.5 75.7 82.4
In further full-time study (%) 1.3 5.7 3.4
Part-time or casual employment (%) 6.4 15.7 10.8
Unavailable for full-time study or work (%) 3.8 1.4 2.7
Of those available for full-time employment:
In full-time employment: medicine (%) 89.9 98.1 93.4
In full-time employment: all fields of education (%) 84.1 80.4 82.1

Most frequently reported occupations:

1. Health Professionals
2. Design, Engineering, Science and Transport Professionals
3. Legal, Social and Welfare Professionals

What are masters coursework graduates in full-time employment earning?

Median salary: medicine $90,000 $90,000 $90,000
Median salary: all fields of education $90,000 $75,000 $80,000