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ANZSCO 224511 - Registered Migration Australia

A land economist provides advice on the administration and use of land and property. A land economist in Australia is a Skill Level 1 occupation.



Land Economist Alternative Title


  • Property Economist



Land Economist Specialisations


  • Asset Manager (Land and Property)



Land Economist Occupation Lists
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Group: 2245 Land Economists and Valuers


Job Description - Registered Migration Australia

The job of a land economist in Australia is to provide advice on the administration and use of land and property, and assess the value of land, property and other items such as commercial equipment and objects of art.



  • providing advice on land and property financing and valuation matters
  • researching and advising on the administration and use of land and property
  • developing and implementing sales and leasing proposals for commercial land and property
  • providing asset management services for the administration and use of land and property
  • analysing land and property investments
  • managing land and property portfolios and commercial property developments
  • calculating values by considering market demand, condition of items, future trends and other factors
  • examining property, selecting methods of valuation, and submitting written assessments
  • giving evidence in legal proceedings, mediating on valuation matters and providing rental determinations for arbitration purposes



Skill Level
Most occupations in the land economist unit group (Group 2245) have a level of skill commensurate with a bachelor degree or higher qualification. At least five years of relevant experience may substitute for the formal qualification. In some instances relevant experience and/or on-the-job training may be required in addition to the formal qualification (ANZSCO Skill Level 1).


Registration or licensing in Australia may be required as a land economist.


Occupations within the Land Economist Group




Note: Whilst a similar occupation may appear in the land economist group if not specifically listed in the STSOL or MLTSSL the ANZSCO description should be used for reference purposes only.


English Requirement


  • IELTS result with a minimum score of 6 (L, R, W), 7 in speaking and 7 overall;
  • OET result with a minimum grade B in all sections;
  • TOEFL iBT with a minimum score (L:12 R:13 W:21 S:23 overall L93);
  • PTE Academic with a minimum score of 50 (L, R, W), 65 in speaking and 65 overall


  • Australian Graduate exceptions apply in some states/territories
  • Priority Skilled Lists may apply a specific requirement in some states/territories
  • Countries exempt from submitting IELTS or OET include the UK; Canada; New Zealand; US; and Ireland


Where mandatory licensing or registration is required you must demonstrate a level of English either sufficient to meet licensing / registration or a minimum IELTS, or equivalent, whichever is higher.



Assessment Authority


  • Land Economist is currently assessed with VETASSESS; more info regarding assessment bodies.


Average Income

The average salary for a Land Economist in Australia is $ 122,909 for male employees and $ 69,130 for female employees per year. Average Age: Males: 40.1 Females: 44.2 Persons: 42.1

Source: (Group 2245) Land economists and valuers - Employee Earnings and Hours, Australia, May 2016



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