SEEK, the job website has revealed the highest paying industries in Australia on average, with all of the top 5 industries paying above $100,000 per annum.

These are the top 5 highest paying industries according to job advertisements placed on SEEK.

  1. Mining, Resources and Energy
  2. Consulting and Strategy
  3. Construction
  4. Engineering
  5. Information and Communication Technology

As one of the top 5 industries, construction can be extremely rewarding. If you’re interested in joining this industry, you will need to get a White Card, this is a mandatory safety requirement.

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