The Electrotechnology field is a highly skilled industry and one of the fastest growing sectors in Australia. In Australia alone, the Electrotechnology field generates billions of dollars for the economy.
This industry has experienced a considerable skill shortage recently and demand for qualified Electronics Technicians is expected to remain high into the future. Because of their skills, many Electronics Technicians move quickly into related jobs.
Snapshot of Electrotechnology industry
|Earning Rate||Electronics Trades Workers earn an average of $25 AUD per hour subject to change depending on years of experience|
|Employment Level||Occupation size is 40,200 with a very high proportion of workers (83.9%) employed full-time|
|Unemployment Level||Average compared with other occupations; however employment is expected to grow in 2015-2016|
|Educational Profile||The majority of workers holding a qualification in this industry hold a Certificate III or Certificate IV qualification|
*Source from http://joboutlook.gov.au/Pages/default.aspx in June 2012
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