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Gladstone Regional Council area

Local workers - Individual income - Financial and Insurance Services

In Gladstone Regional Council area, 12.0% of the Financial and Insurance Services 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 Gladstone Regional Council area 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
Gladstone Regional Council area - Financial and Insurance Services2016
Gross weekly individual incomeNumber%Retail Trade %
Negative Income/ Nil income51.90.9
$1 - $14900.013.3
$150 - $29983.19.2
$300 - $399103.98.8
$400 - $499186.99.9
$500 - $649218.113.5
$650 - $7993714.314.7
$800 - $9993413.111.6
$1,000 - $1,2493915.16.8
$1,250 - $1,4992911.23.5
$1,500 - $1,7492710.42.2
$1,750 - $1,99962.31.2
$2,000 - $2,999218.11.9
$3,000 or more41.51.2
Not stated00.01.4

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, Retail Trade: 1.4% $3,000 or more, Retail Trade: 1.2% $2,000 - $2,999, Retail Trade: 1.9% $1,750 - $1,999, Retail Trade: 1.2% $1,500 - $1,749, Retail Trade: 2.2% $1,250 - $1,499, Retail Trade: 3.5% $1,000 - $1,249, Retail Trade: 6.8% $800 - $999, Retail Trade: 11.6% $650 - $799, Retail Trade: 14.7% $500 - $649, Retail Trade: 13.5% $400 - $499, Retail Trade: 9.9% $300 - $399, Retail Trade: 8.8% $150 - $299, Retail Trade: 9.2% $1 - $149, Retail Trade: 13.3% Negative Income/ Nil income, Retail Trade: 0.9% Not stated, Financial and Insurance Services: 0.0% $3,000 or more, Financial and Insurance Services: 1.5% $2,000 - $2,999, Financial and Insurance Services: 8.1% $1,750 - $1,999, Financial and Insurance Services: 2.3% $1,500 - $1,749, Financial and Insurance Services: 10.4% $1,250 - $1,499, Financial and Insurance Services: 11.2% $1,000 - $1,249, Financial and Insurance Services: 15.1% $800 - $999, Financial and Insurance Services: 13.1% $650 - $799, Financial and Insurance Services: 14.3% $500 - $649, Financial and Insurance Services: 8.1% $400 - $499, Financial and Insurance Services: 6.9% $300 - $399, Financial and Insurance Services: 3.9% $150 - $299, Financial and Insurance Services: 3.1% $1 - $149, Financial and Insurance Services: 0.0% Negative Income/ Nil income, Financial and Insurance Services: 1.9%
Source: Australian Bureau of Statistics, Census of Population and Housing, 2016
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Dominant groups

Analysis of the Financial and Insurance Services individual income levels in Gladstone Regional Council area in 2016 compared to the Retail Trade workforce within Gladstone Regional Council area 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, 12.0% of the Financial and Insurance Services earned a high income, and 15.8% earned a low income, compared with 4.3% and 42.0% respectively for the Retail Trade workforce within Gladstone Regional Council area.

The major differences between the weekly income of the Financial and Insurance Services in Gladstone Regional Council area and the Retail Trade workforce were:

  • A larger percentage of local workers who earned $1,000 - $1,249 (15.1% compared to 6.8%)
  • A larger percentage of local workers who earned $1,500 - $1,749 (10.4% compared to 2.2%)
  • A larger percentage of local workers who earned $1,250 - $1,499 (11.2% compared to 3.5%)
  • A smaller percentage of local workers who earned $1 - $149 (0.0% compared to 13.3%)

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