Table summary

  • Out of graduates from all degree levels in the field of other engineering, 80.2 per cent were male and 19.8 per cent were female.
  • The median age of graduates from all degree levels in the field of other engineering, was 24 years.
  • Overall, 83.3 per cent of graduates from all degree levels in the field of other engineering, were available for full-time employment after graduation, with a further 9.1 per cent in full-time study, 3.4 per cent in part-time or casual employment, and 4.1 per cent unavailable for full-time study or work.
  • Out of graduates from all degree levels in the field of other engineering who were available for full-time employment, 83.8 per cent were in full-time employment.
  • The median salary for graduates from all degree levels in the field of other engineering was $70,000.

What are the characteristics of graduates from all degree levels?

Males Females Total
Survey responses: other engineering 1,026 253 1,279
Sex: other engineering (%)~ 80.2 19.8 100
Sex: all fields of education (%)~ 38.3 61.7 100
Median age: graduates from all degree levels (years) 25 24 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 (%) 85.1 76.3 83.3
In further full-time study (%) 8.1 13.4 9.1
Part-time or casual employment (%) 3.1 4.3 3.4
Unavailable for full-time study or work (%) 3.7 5.9 4.1
Of those available for full-time employment:
In full-time employment: other engineering (%) 84.9 78.8 83.8
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. Specialist Managers
3. ICT Professionals

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

Median salary: other engineering $70,000 $65,800 $70,000
Median salary: all fields of education $65,000 $58,000 $60,000