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A physicist studies matter, space, time, energy, forces and fields and the interrelationship between these physical phenomena to further understanding of the laws governing the behaviour of the universe, and seeks to apply these laws to solve practical problems and discover new information about the earth and the universe. In Australia a physicist is a Skill Level 1 occupation.
Physicist Occupation Lists
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Group: 2349 Other Natural and Physical Science Professionals
This unit group covers Natural and Physical Science Professionals not elsewhere classified. Job openings for the Group: Other Natural and Physical Science Professionals going foward is expected to be low.
It includes Conservators, Metallurgists, Meteorologists and Physicists. The number of job openings for professionals in the Group: Other Natural and Physical Science Professionals going forward is expected to be low.
Most occupations in the physicist 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 physicist.
Occupations within the Physicist Group
Note: Whilst a similar occupation may appear in the same physicist group, if not specifically listed in the STSOL or MLTSSL, the ANZSCO description should be used for reference purposes only.
Physicist English Requirement
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.
The average salary for a Physicist 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: www.abs.gov.au (Group 2349) Other natural and physical science professionals - Employee Earnings and Hours, Australia, May 2016
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