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City of Brimbank

Local workers - Individual income - All industries

In the City of Brimbank, 15.9% of the male earned $1,750 or more per week.

Individual Income is an indicator of socio-economic status, skills and occupations required in a particular industry. With other data sources, such as Qualifications and Occupation, it helps to evaluate the economic opportunities of people in an industry.

The amount of income an individual receives is linked to a number of factors including the person's employment status, age, qualifications and type of employment undertaken by the person.

Wages in City of Brimbank can vary greatly across industry sectors. As well as being related to the type of jobs and qualifications required in a particular industry, income levels can be related to the level of part-time employment, Occupations, Qualifications and the Age structure of the local workers, so the data should be looked at in conjunction with these topics.

Australian Bureau of Statistics (ABS) – Census 2016 – by place of work

Local workers individual income
City of Brimbank - All industries - Males2016
Gross weekly individual incomeNumber%Financial and Insurance Services %
Negative Income/ Nil income2610.72.0
$1 - $1498992.30.0
$150 - $2991,0452.71.2
$300 - $3991,2263.23.3
$400 - $4991,4233.72.5
$500 - $6492,6206.84.5
$650 - $7994,34011.37.4
$800 - $9995,94015.412.7
$1,000 - $1,2496,32816.516.0
$1,250 - $1,4994,32711.313.5
$1,500 - $1,7493,1878.313.1
$1,750 - $1,9992,1255.55.3
$2,000 - $2,9992,7007.012.7
$3,000 or more1,2823.34.5
Not stated7451.91.2

Source: Australian Bureau of Statistics, Census of Population and Housing 2016. Compiled and presented by .id , the population experts.

Local workers individual income, 2016
Local workers individual income, 2016 Not stated, Financial and Insurance Services: 1.2% $3,000 or more, Financial and Insurance Services: 4.5% $2,000 - $2,999, Financial and Insurance Services: 12.7% $1,750 - $1,999, Financial and Insurance Services: 5.3% $1,500 - $1,749, Financial and Insurance Services: 13.1% $1,250 - $1,499, Financial and Insurance Services: 13.5% $1,000 - $1,249, Financial and Insurance Services: 16.0% $800 - $999, Financial and Insurance Services: 12.7% $650 - $799, Financial and Insurance Services: 7.4% $500 - $649, Financial and Insurance Services: 4.5% $400 - $499, Financial and Insurance Services: 2.5% $300 - $399, Financial and Insurance Services: 3.3% $150 - $299, Financial and Insurance Services: 1.2% $1 - $149, Financial and Insurance Services: 0.0% Negative Income/ Nil income, Financial and Insurance Services: 2.0% Not stated, All industries: 1.9% $3,000 or more, All industries: 3.3% $2,000 - $2,999, All industries: 7.0% $1,750 - $1,999, All industries: 5.5% $1,500 - $1,749, All industries: 8.3% $1,250 - $1,499, All industries: 11.3% $1,000 - $1,249, All industries: 16.5% $800 - $999, All industries: 15.4% $650 - $799, All industries: 11.3% $500 - $649, All industries: 6.8% $400 - $499, All industries: 3.7% $300 - $399, All industries: 3.2% $150 - $299, All industries: 2.7% $1 - $149, All industries: 2.3% Negative Income/ Nil income, All industries: 0.7%
Source: Australian Bureau of Statistics, Census of Population and Housing, 2016
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Dominant groups

Analysis of the male individual income levels in the City of Brimbank in 2016 compared to the Financial and Insurance Services male workforce within City of Brimbank shows that there was a lower proportion earning a high income (those earning $1,750 per week or more) and a higher proportion of low income persons (those earning less than $500 per week).

Overall, 15.9% of the male earned a high income, and 12.6% earned a low income, compared with 22.5% and 9.0% respectively for the Financial and Insurance Services male workforce within City of Brimbank.

The major differences between the weekly income of the male in the City of Brimbank and the Financial and Insurance Services male workforce were:

  • A larger percentage of male local workers who earned $650 - $799 (11.3% compared to 7.4%)
  • A larger percentage of male local workers who earned $800 - $999 (15.4% compared to 12.7%)
  • A smaller percentage of male local workers who earned $2,000 - $2,999 (7.0% compared to 12.7%)
  • A smaller percentage of male local workers who earned $1,500 - $1,749 (8.3% compared to 13.1%)

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