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Occupation outlook

Find out about key occupations identified by the Ministry of Business, Innovation and Employment (MBIE).

Occupation outlooks are produced by MBIE, with the support of careers.govt.nz. Their information on key occupations covers:

  • current and predicted demand for workers
  • likely income ranges
  • qualifications or training needed, and training fees.

The occupations range from trade jobs, such as plumber, to professional jobs, such as accountant.

You can also find the pay, training requirements and opportunities for over 400 jobs in the jobs database.

Updated 31 Jan 2019