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ANZSCO 234911 - Registered Migration Australia

A conservator plans and organises the conservation of materials and objects in libraries, archives, museums, art galleries and other institutions. A conservator in Australia is a Skill Level 1 occupation.


Conservator Alternative Title


  • Art Conservator


Conservator Occupation Lists
Conservator is on the following skill lists:



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Group: 2349 Other Natural and Physical Science Professionals




Job Description - Registered Migration Australia

This unit group covers Natural and Physical Science Professionals not elsewhere classified.

It includes Conservators, Metallurgists, Meteorologists and Physicists.


Skill Level
Most occupations in the conservator unit group (Group 2349) have a level of skill commensurate with a bachelor degree or higher qualification. In some instances relevant experience and/or on-the-job training may be required in addition to the formal qualification. In the case of Conservators, at least five years of relevant experience may substitute for the formal qualification (ANZSCO Skill Level 1).


Registration or licensing is required in Australia as a conservator.


Occupations within the Conservator Group



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


English Requirement for a Conservator


  • 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


  • Conservator is currently assessed with VETASSESS - (Vocational Education and Training Assessment Services) ; more information regarding assessment bodies


Average Income

The average salary for a Conservator in Australia is $ 91,368 for male employees and $ 84,460 for female employees per year. Average Age: Males: 36.0 Females: 38.3 Persons: 36.6

Source: (Group 2349) Other natural and physical science professionals - Employee Earnings and Hours, Australia, May 2016


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