Victoria is home to several key industries which provide a wide range of employment options. The service and agricultural industries are two of the biggest in the State and offer a wide range of job opportunities from entry-level positions right through to management. Other key sectors include hospitality, manufacturing, and tourism.
Victoria is the second largest employing State, with the majority of jobs located in Melbourne. Simultaneously, Victorians are used across all industries; around one in four work in either Health Care and Social Assistance or Retail Trade.
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Around 70% of Victorian workers have post-school qualifications, with a relatively significant shareholding a bachelor’s degree or higher. Workers in Melbourne are more likely to hold a bachelor’s degree or higher qualification than those in regional Victoria, where a certificate III or higher VET qualification is more common.