AGRICULTURE JOBS
& CAREER STATISTICS


$1,000

Median Weekly Earnings for full time employees in Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing in 2013.
(Industry Information, Australian Government Department of Employment, 2015)

51 hours

Average Full Time Hours worked weekly by employees in Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing in 2013 in the year to February 2015
(Industry Information, Australian Government Department of Employment, 2015)

$51,000

Median salary in 2013 of Australian bachelor graduates in full-time jobs in agriculture & environment roles. The industry average is $55,000
(Where the grads go, Graduate Careers Australia, 2014)

62% Male

Agriculture Gender Breakdown Report
(PayScale Human Capital, 2015)

64.4% employed

64.4% of Australian agriculture & environment bachelor graduates are employed in full-time work. 27.7% are employed in part-time work and 14.9% are unemployed. 
(Where the grads go, Graduate Careers Australia, 2014)

$70,992

Average salary nationwide in farming, animals and conservation sector — a 5% increase from July 2013 to June 2014,
(Australian salaries on the rise, SEEK Learning, 2015)

$74,381

The average maximum salary for Agriculture jobs on SEEK in January 2015.
(Job Market Insights, SEEK Learning, 2015)