Bayside Council area

Worker productivity

In Bayside Council area, Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services had the highest productivity by industry, generating $311,590 per worker in 2021/22.

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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National Economics (NIEIR) - Modelled series

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Productivity per worker (annual) by industry
Bayside Council area - Constant prices2021/222016/17Change
Industry$New South Wales$$New South Wales$ 2016/17 - 2021/22
Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing180,432157,317105,328141,751+75,104
Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services183,164262,942251,374309,367-68,210
Wholesale Trade248,543251,600222,002217,029+26,541
Retail Trade87,87977,93679,44773,402+8,433
Accommodation and Food Services63,39255,40764,73856,859-1,346
Transport, Postal and Warehousing126,804151,690218,760169,045-91,956
Information Media and Telecommunications289,086251,401171,294178,174+117,791
Financial and Insurance Services304,898309,708397,043347,253-92,144
Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services311,590339,276287,306346,946+24,285
Professional, Scientific and Technical Services145,111148,444134,224135,438+10,887
Administrative and Support Services210,347208,223180,520172,218+29,826
Public Administration and Safety112,482120,290110,033121,475+2,449
Education and Training82,20593,05284,80392,458-2,598
Health Care and Social Assistance88,46982,51874,52073,006+13,949
Arts and Recreation Services70,21668,16277,34671,289-7,130
Other Services65,97161,75779,12575,067-13,155
Total worker productivity134,169135,745159,725131,581-25,556

Source: National Institute of Economic and Industry Research (NIEIR) ©2023. ©2023. Compiled and presented in by .id (informed decisions). Data are based on a 2020-21 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 2021/22 shows the three highest industries were:

  • Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services ($311,590)
  • Financial and Insurance Services ($304,898)
  • Information Media and Telecommunications ($289,086)

In comparison, the same 3 industries in New South Wales were for $339,276 in Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services; $309,708 in Financial and Insurance Services and $251,401 in Information Media and Telecommunications.

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 Manufacturing ($176,000 compared to $142,491)
  • A higher worker productivity in Information Media and Telecommunications ($289,086 compared to $251,401)
  • A lower worker productivity in Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services ($183,164 compared to $262,942)
  • A lower worker productivity in Mining ($56,188 compared to $220,377)

Emerging groups

The total worker productivity by industry in Bayside Council area decreased by -25,556 between 2016/17 and 2021/22.

The largest changes in worker productivity by industries between 2016/17 and 2021/22 in Bayside Council area were for those employed in:

  • Information Media and Telecommunications (+$117,791)
  • Mining (-$111,603)
  • Financial and Insurance Services (-$92,144)
  • Transport, Postal and Warehousing (-$91,956)

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