Employment and Industry

The three largest industry employers in the Fraser Coast are

  • Health Care and Social Assistance (7,718 people or 21.8%)
  • Retail Trade (3,924 people or 11.1%)
  • Education and Training (3,480 people or 9.8%)

The Fraser Coast’s emerging industry employers include

  • Health Care and Social Assistance (+533 local workers)
  • Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing (+223 local workers)
  • Construction (+210 local workers)
  • Arts and Recreation Services (+165 local workers)
For more information about Fraser Coast’s industry profiles and employment projections visit Estimated full time employment | RDA Wide Bay Burnett | economy.id and Anticipating Future Skills | Jobs and skills projections | Jobs Queensland