Over the years, Australia has become a top choice among international students looking to study abroad. It is the third most popular country for education among foreign students after USA and UK. The highest number of students who come to Australia for education are from China and India, followed by students from other Asian countries.
Students who study in foreign countries often take up part time jobs to
manage their expenses, and keep themselves financially secure. International
students living in Australia are allowed to work upto 40 hours during college
semesters and full time when they are on a holiday from school. A number of
different type of part time jobs are available for students, and they can
choose among them based on their interests.
This write up deals with the highest paying jobs for international students
Minimum Salary : $20 to $30
Teaching is a highly respected and noble job. Many students studying abroad
take up teaching whether off campus or peer tutorage to earn money during the
span of their degree. This job is convenient and in turn provides you knowledge
and experience as well. This job is hourly, or weekly, and classes can be taken
online as well. You can apply as an individual tutor, or even sign up at an
agency which can help you get jobs as per your skills and salary expectations.
Minimum Salary : $15-$20/hour
Rideshare driver jobs are available all across the country and we see more
and more students opting for this work as a source of part time income. From
becoming an uber driver to a school bus or private vehicle driver you can apply
for numerous such jobs. This job requires less than 20 hours of work and are
highly lucrative in comparison. This job also gives you a chance to get to know
a new city, different landmarks, and interact with the people as well.
Minimum Salary : $20/hour
All you need for this job is good communication skills in English language,
and people’s skills. This can be called the most readily available job out of
all, as the number of cafes and baristas is only increasing. In order to work
as a Barista, you do need a an approved certificate as people who handle
alcohol in Australia must be certified. This job is really popular among
students as it has flexible timings, and a high profitability rate.
Minimum Salary : $18-$25/hour
With a valid Driver’s license, you can work as a delivery person for
various companies, retails brands, food delivery services, and so on. You can
work on both four wheelers and motorcycles, and have basic communication
skills. It is a great job which helps you earn well in a short span of time.
With consumers and demands increasing all over the world, the jobs for delivery
men are also increasing manifold.
Minimum Salary : $20-$25/hour
In today’s world a number of people are opting for freelance work in
various fields. As a freelancer in Australia, you can take up numerous projects
and get paid for them according to the work you put in. You do not have to be
associated with a particular organisation, but can explore your options, work
in a variety of fields, and discover your own interests.
Minimum Salary : $20-$25/hour
This is an ideal profession especially for students seeking degrees in the
field of sales and marketing. This job provides one valueable experience and is
extremely lucrative as well. It also enhances a number of skills such as
communication, team play, negotiation, customer relationship building, and so
on. This job also has a number of commissions and perks to it apart from the
basic salary structure.
These are the top part time jobs for international students in Australia. Along
with the jobs mentioned above, students also have the option of applying for a
number of other jobs on an off their university campus such as teacher’s
assistant, library assistant, server, cleaner, call centres, petrol stations,
and so on. The abundance of jobs and opportunities in Australia is what makes
it the top study abroad destination among international students.