Table summary

  • Out of graduates from all degree levels in the field of urban/regional planning, 48.6 per cent were male and 51.4 per cent were female.
  • The median age of graduates from all degree levels in the field of urban/regional planning, was 27 years.
  • Overall, 78.9 per cent of graduates from all degree levels in the field of urban/regional planning, were available for full-time employment after graduation, with a further 9.0 per cent in full-time study, 7.7 per cent in part-time or casual employment, and 4.0 per cent unavailable for full-time study or work.
  • Out of graduates from all degree levels in the field of urban/regional planning who were available for full-time employment, 74.5 per cent were in full-time employment.
  • The median salary for graduates from all degree levels in the field of urban/regional planning was $61,000.

What are the characteristics of graduates from all degree levels?

Males Females Total
Survey responses: urban/regional planning 258 273 531
Sex: urban/regional planning (%)~ 48.6 51.4 100
Sex: all fields of education (%)~ 38.3 61.7 100
Median age: graduates from all degree levels (years) 26 27 27
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 (%) 78.3 79.5 78.9
In further full-time study (%) 9.3 8.8 9.0
Part-time or casual employment (%) 8.9 6.6 7.7
Unavailable for full-time study or work (%) 3.5 4.4 4.0
Of those available for full-time employment:
In full-time employment: urban/regional planning (%) 73.3 75.6 74.5
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. Business, Human Resource and Marketing Professionals

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

Median salary: urban/regional planning $61,000 $61,000 $61,000
Median salary: all fields of education $65,000 $58,000 $60,000