Table summary

  • Out of bachelor graduates (under 25) in the field of other engineering, 78.9 per cent were male and 21.1 per cent were female.
  • The median age of bachelor graduates (under 25) in the field of other engineering, was 23 years.
  • Overall, 80.2 per cent of bachelor graduates (under 25) in the field of other engineering, were available for full-time employment after graduation, with a further 11.2 per cent in full-time study, 4.7 per cent in part-time or casual employment, and 3.9 per cent unavailable for full-time study or work.
  • Out of bachelor graduates (under 25) in the field of other engineering who were available for full-time employment, 83.3 per cent were in full-time employment.
  • The median starting salary for bachelor graduates (under 25) in the field of other engineering was $63,000.

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

Males Females Total
Survey responses: other engineering 471 126 597
Sex: other engineering (%)~ 78.9 21.1 100
Sex: all fields of education (%)~ 37.9 62.1 100
Median age: bachelor graduates (under 25) (years) 23 22 23
Median age: all fields of education (years) 22 22 22

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

Available for full-time employment (%) 81.5 75.4 80.2
In further full-time study (%) 10.0 15.9 11.2
Part-time or casual employment (%) 4.9 4.0 4.7
Unavailable for full-time study or work (%) 3.6 4.8 3.9
Of those available for full-time employment:
In full-time employment: other engineering (%) 84.1 80.0 83.3
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. ICT Professionals
3. Business, Human Resource and Marketing Professionals

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

Median starting salary: other engineering $62,000 $64,000 $63,000
Median starting salary: all fields of education $55,000 $51,600 $52,500