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A footballer plays football professionally in competitions. This occupation requires high levels of physical fitness, sporting ability and personal commitment as well as, or in place of, formal qualifications or experience. Registration or licensing is required in Australia. In Australia footballer is a Skill Level 3 occupation.
Footballer Occupation Lists
This occupation is on the following skill lists:
This occupation is not on the following skill list:
A footballer in Australia participates in sporting events for monetary gain either as individuals or as members of a team.
Most occupations in the footballer unit group (Group 4524) have a level of skill commensurate with the qualifications and experience outlined below.
AQF Certificate III including at least two years of on-the-job training, or AQF Certificate IV (ANZSCO Skill Level 3)
In New Zealand:
NZ Register Level 4 qualification (ANZSCO Skill Level 3)
At least three years of relevant experience may substitute for the formal qualifications listed above. In some instances relevant experience and/or on-the-job training may be required in addition to the formal qualification.
Some occupations may require high levels of physical fitness, sporting ability and personal commitment as well as, or in place of, formal qualifications or experience.
Registration or licensing in Australia may be required as a footballer.
Occupations in this Group
Note: Whilst a similar occupation may appear in the same footballer group, if not specifically listed in the STSOL or MLTSSL the ANZSCO description should be used for reference purposes only.
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 Footballer in Australia is $ 49,668 for male employees and $ 18,653 for female employees per year. Average Age: Males: 24.8 Females: 26.0 Persons: 25.1
Source: www.abs.gov.au (Group 4524) Sportspersons - Employee Earnings and Hours, Australia, May 2016
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