Coffs Harbour City
Local workers - Individual income - Information Media and Telecommunications
In Coffs Harbour City, 16.3% of the Information Media and Telecommunications 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 Coffs Harbour City 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|
|Coffs Harbour City - Information Media and Telecommunications||2016|
|Gross weekly individual income||Number||%||Transport, Postal and Warehousing %|
|Negative Income/ Nil income||0||0.0||0.3||3101|
|$1 - $149||12||4.2||1.5||3102|
|$150 - $299||10||3.5||2.6||3103|
|$300 - $399||6||2.1||4.9||3104|
|$400 - $499||9||3.2||5.9||3105|
|$500 - $649||25||8.8||9.6||3106|
|$650 - $799||56||19.8||15.1||3107|
|$800 - $999||23||8.1||16.6||3108|
|$1,000 - $1,249||36||12.7||16.6||3109|
|$1,250 - $1,499||30||10.6||8.9||3110|
|$1,500 - $1,749||23||8.1||7.6||3111|
|$1,750 - $1,999||21||7.4||4.3||3112|
|$2,000 - $2,999||25||8.8||3.1||3113|
|$3,000 or more||0||0.0||1.6||3114|
Source: Australian Bureau of Statistics, Census of Population and Housing (opens a new window) 2016. Compiled and presented by .id (opens a new window), the population experts.
Analysis of the Information Media and Telecommunications individual income levels in Coffs Harbour City in 2016 compared to the Transport, Postal and Warehousing workforce within Coffs Harbour City shows that there was a higher proportion earning a high income (those earning $1,750 per week or more) and a lower proportion of low income persons (those earning less than $500 per week).
Overall, 16.3% of the Information Media and Telecommunications earned a high income, and 13.1% earned a low income, compared with 8.9% and 15.1% respectively for the Transport, Postal and Warehousing workforce within Coffs Harbour City.
The major differences between the weekly income of the Information Media and Telecommunications in Coffs Harbour City and the Transport, Postal and Warehousing workforce were:
- A larger percentage of local workers who earned $2,000 - $2,999 (8.8% compared to 3.1%)
- A larger percentage of local workers who earned $650 - $799 (19.8% compared to 15.1%)
- A smaller percentage of local workers who earned $800 - $999 (8.1% compared to 16.6%)
- A smaller percentage of local workers who earned $1,000 - $1,249 (12.7% compared to 16.6%)