2.2 Top 20 resilient occupations

Table 3: Top 20 resilient occupations by overall score

ANZSCO code ANZSCO title Skill level Total employed at August 2020 (‘000) Overall score
2539 Other Medical Practitioners 1 17.8 15
2527 Speech Professionals and Audiologists 1 12.2 15
2541 Midwives 1 24.8 15
4231 Aged and Disabled Carers 4 220.9 15
2726 Welfare, Recreation and Community Arts Workers 1 33.8 14
7211 Agricultural, Forestry and Horticultural Plant Operators 4 13.6 14
7321 Delivery Drivers 4 68.3 14
2534 Psychiatrists 1 4.0 14
1342 Health and Welfare Services Managers 1 29.5 14
2721 Counsellors 1 35.2 14
4422 Security Officers and Guards 4 60.4 14
2524 Occupational Therapists 1 24.3 14
2544 Registered Nurses 1 297.1 14
2346 Medical Laboratory Scientists 1 18.2 13
2414 Secondary School Teachers 1 140.7 13
2519 Other Health Diagnostic and Promotion Professionals 1 6.9 13
2531 Generalist Medical Practitioners 1 67.0 13
2543 Nurse Managers 1 33.9 13
3611 Animal Attendants and Trainers 4 21.3 13
4111 Ambulance Officers and Paramedics 2 16.4 13

Source: NSC occupational resilience framework.

New insights on resilient occupations will be available on the NSC’s Labour Market Information Portal website at: lmip.gov.au.