Employment in Tenterfield Shire
The main industry in Tenterfield is, and has been for much of its history, agriculture with beef, wool and prime lamb being produced. However, that doesn’t mean that the only jobs available are on farms. On the contrary, there are opportunities in agribusiness and finance, health, education, retail, hospitality, trades and professional services. There are also opportunities to establish new businesses in Tenterfield and with the town being served by fast ADSL broadband, there are no limits as to what businesses can achieve.
Major commercial opportunities exist in Tenterfield due to its location and proximity to regional centres, a stable workforce and affordable commercial real estate.
Average Wage: $43,852
Top Five Occupation Groups:
- Technicians and Trades Workers
- Community and Personal Service Workers
Top Five Industries by Employment:
- Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing
- Health Care and Social Assistance
- Retail Trade
- Public Administration and Safety
Australian Bureau of Statistics, 2023
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