Table summary

  • Out of graduate certificate/diploma graduates in the field of urban/regional planning, 46.8 per cent were male and 53.2 per cent were female.
  • The median age of graduate certificate/diploma graduates in the field of urban/regional planning, was 35 years.
  • Overall, 73.4 per cent of graduate certificate/diploma graduates in the field of urban/regional planning, were available for full-time employment after graduation, with a further 10.1 per cent in full-time study, 12.7 per cent in part-time or casual employment, and 3.8 per cent unavailable for full-time study or work.
  • Out of graduate certificate/diploma graduates in the field of urban/regional planning who were available for full-time employment, 93.1 per cent were in full-time employment.
  • The median salary for graduate certificate/diploma graduates in the field of urban/regional planning was $78,500.

What are the characteristics of graduate certificate/diploma graduates?

Males Females Total
Survey responses: urban/regional planning 37 42 79
Sex: urban/regional planning (%)~ 46.8 53.2 100
Sex: all fields of education (%)~ 33.2 66.8 100
Median age: graduate certificate/diploma graduates (years) 34 35 35
Median age: all fields of education (years) 35 33 34

What are graduate certificate/diploma graduates doing after graduation?

Available for full-time employment (%) 78.4 69.0 73.4
In further full-time study (%) 10.8 9.5 10.1
Part-time or casual employment (%) 8.1 16.7 12.7
Unavailable for full-time study or work (%) 2.7 4.8 3.8
Of those available for full-time employment:
In full-time employment: urban/regional planning (%) 100.0 86.2 93.1
In full-time employment: all fields of education (%) 86.7 83.2 84.5

Most frequently reported occupations:

1. Design, Engineering, Science and Transport Professionals
2. Specialist Managers
3. Business, Human Resource and Marketing Professionals

What are graduate certificate/diploma graduates in full-time employment earning?

Median salary: urban/regional planning $80,000 $75,000 $78,500
Median salary: all fields of education $80,000 $69,000 $72,000