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Mitchell Turner
Bachelor of Nursing

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caring for people and helping them achieve better health

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% PERCENTAGE OF PEOPLE IN THE PROFESSIONAL, SCIENTIFIC AND TECHNICAL SERVICES INDUSTRY WHO ARE TERTIARY QUALIFIED.

SOURCE: ABS LABOUR FORCE 2014

WEEKLY AVERAGE EARNINGS

  • > $1,500
  • $1,201 - $1,500
  • $1,001 - $1,200
  • $900 - $1,000
  • < $900
  • $0
BIOLOGIST
$1,500+
ECOLOGIST
$1,500+
HEALTH SCIENTIST
$1500+
SOURCE: ABS LABOUR FORCE 2014

"THE FIELD OF BIOLOGY ENCOMPASSES MANY SPECIALISATIONS... FOR EXAMPLE BIOLOGICAL TECHNICIANS, MICROBIOLOGISTS OR MOLECULAR BIOLOGISTS.
WHEN YOU CHOOSE A CAREER IN BIOLOGY, YOU ALWAYS HAVE THE ABILITY TO LEARN, TO CHALLENGE YOURSELF, TO DISCOVER AND COME UP WITH SOMETHING INNOVATIVE."

JOB OPENINGS - 2014 -2018

  • > 50,000
  • 25,000 - 50,000
  • 10,000 - 25,000
  • 5,000 - 10,000
  • < 5,000
  • 0
BIOLOGIST
ECOLOGIST
HEALTH SCIENTIST
SOURCE: ABS LABOUR FORCE 2014
11-outer

Help to make ecological and environmental habitats clean. Independence and autonomy at work. Serve to educate the public and private sector.

FUTURE EMPLOYMENT CHANGE
NEXT 5 YEARS

FROM TO
BIOLOGIST 5.1% 8.4%
ECOLOGIST 5.1% 8.4%
HEALTH SCIENTIST 12.1%+
SOURCE: ABS LABOUR FORCE 2014

PREDICTED JOB OPENINGS FOR 2014 - 2018...

EMPLOYMENT GROWTH
5 YEARS TO NOVEMBER 2018
SOURCE: ABS LABOUR FORCE 2014

HEALTH SCIENTIST

10,001 to
25,000

ECOLOGIST

Less than
5,000

BIOLOGIST

Less than
5,000

IN A SNAPSHOT

environmentCHOICE OF WORK ENVIRONMENT
starWORK NEVER THE SAME
travelTRAVEL ABROAD
peopleMEET AND SEE DIFFERENT PEOPLE
learningNEVER STOP LEARNING
freedomWORK OUTDOORS
graphGOOD JOB GROWTH