Bayside Council area

Worker productivity

In Bayside Council area, Mining had the highest productivity by industry, generating $937,840 per worker in 2018/19.

Worker productivity by industry is calculated by dividing the industry value add by the number of persons employed in that industry. It shows which industries generate the most value add per employee. Some industry sectors, such as retail trade, are not highly productive per worker, but they employ a lot of people. Other industries, such as mining, employ fewer people but generate high levels of productivity. Each plays an important role in the economy.

Worker productivity data should be viewed in conjunction with Employment by industry (Total)and Employment by industry (FTE), to see the relative size of employment in each industry, and with Local workers income to see how many local workers are actually each in each industry, and with Sources of income data to see whether employment is the main way income is derived.

Detailed notes about how the figures are derived can be found in the specific topic notes section. National Economics (NIEIR) - Modelled series

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Productivity per worker (annual) by industry
Bayside Council area - Constant prices2018/192013/14Change
Industry$New South Wales$$New South Wales$ 2013/14 - 2018/19
Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing131,575115,122137,158132,941-5,583
Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services272,854291,016279,969317,550-7,115
Wholesale Trade177,576164,669153,444135,346+24,131
Retail Trade66,73561,03669,21362,551-2,478
Accommodation and Food Services61,33554,47158,35951,686+2,975
Transport, Postal and Warehousing160,103141,030173,990151,975-13,887
Information Media and Telecommunications209,723213,038188,225185,744+21,498
Financial and Insurance Services394,132341,088367,690329,370+26,443
Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services204,055352,185161,356270,884+42,699
Professional, Scientific and Technical Services133,478133,342129,894128,305+3,584
Administrative and Support Services177,509174,052161,209155,196+16,299
Public Administration and Safety117,213110,752120,118114,081-2,906
Education and Training72,19377,82473,84477,476-1,651
Health Care and Social Assistance75,00375,57372,50470,685+2,499
Arts and Recreation Services73,33273,17268,44669,198+4,886
Other Services68,36266,68472,10368,608-3,741
Total worker productivity130,391123,498132,077121,465-1,686

Source: National Institute of Economic and Industry Research (NIEIR) ©2019. Compiled and presented in by .id informed decisions. Data are based on a 2016-17 price base for all years. NIEIR-ID data are inflation adjusted each year to allow direct comparison, and annual data releases adjust previous years’ figures to a new base year.Learn more

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Dominant groups

An analysis of the jobs held by the full-time equivalent local workers in Bayside Council area in 2018/19 shows the three highest industries were:

  • Mining ($937,840)
  • Financial and Insurance Services ($394,132)
  • Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services ($272,854)

In comparison, the same 3 industries in New South Wales were for $439,804 in Mining; $341,088 in Financial and Insurance Services and $291,016 in Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services.

The major differences between the jobs held by the full-time equivalent local workers of Bayside Council area and New South Wales were:

  • A higher worker productivity in Construction ($141,242 compared to $116,653)
  • A higher worker productivity in Financial and Insurance Services ($394,132 compared to $341,088)
  • A lower worker productivity in Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services ($204,055 compared to $352,185)
  • A higher worker productivity in Mining ($937,840 compared to $439,804)

Emerging groups

The total worker productivity by industry in Bayside Council area decreased by -1,686 between 2013/14 and 2018/19.

The largest changes in worker productivity by industries between 2013/14 and 2018/19 in Bayside Council area were for those employed in:

  • Mining (+$806,794)
  • Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services (+$42,699)
  • Construction (+$27,251)
  • Financial and Insurance Services (+$26,443)

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