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Table 15: Ongoing employees: agency by base classification group, 31 December 2015 and 2016 *

Agency Trainee & Graduate APS 1-2 APS 3-4 APS 5-6 EL SES Total
2015 2016 2015 2016 2015 2016 2015 2016 2015 2016 2015 2016 2015 2016

Source: APSED

* A number of agencies were affected by AAO changes during 2016. Appendixes 4 and 5 should be noted when making comparisons between the two years' data.

Agriculture and Water Resources . 2 21 20 1842 1779 1410 1519 955 1045 83 89 4311 4454
- Australian Fisheries Management Authority . 1 3 3 36 33 73 78 50 53 2 2 164 170
- APVMA . . . . 15 24 72 76 75 76 5 3 167 179
- Murray Darling Basin Authority 1 1 3 3 30 23 109 126 118 113 11 13 272 279
Attorney-General's 48 33 12 13 212 235 589 617 667 598 176 168 1704 1664
- Administrative Appeals Tribunal . . 17 15 204 211 136 138 80 85 3 4 440 453
- ACLEI . . . . 1 1 11 14 17 17 2 2 31 34
- AUSTRAC . 1 . . 29 27 142 152 117 146 6 10 294 336
- Australian Criminal Intelligence Commission . 4 2 3 108 130 167 248 275 363 12 17 564 765
- Australian Financial Security Authority . . 15 12 185 171 162 180 99 106 6 7 467 476
- Australian Human Rights Commission 4 4 . . 21 22 32 29 38 35 3 3 98 93
- Australian Law Reform Commission . . . . 2 2 4 2 5 7 1 1 12 12
- Commonwealth DPP . . 13 9 98 136 76 72 162 173 22 18 371 408
- Federal Court Statutory Agency . . 50 42 313 291 269 297 229 215 12 13 873 858
- National Archives of Australia . . 40 33 92 90 153 130 85 75 5 4 375 332
- OAIC . . . . 6 5 40 38 22 27 2 3 70 73
- Office of Parliamentary Counsel . . . . 14 9 29 35 34 34 21 20 98 98
Communications and the Arts . . 1 1 60 62 216 215 227 236 31 32 535 546
- ACMA . . . . 30 22 165 156 228 202 14 13 437 393
- Australian National Maritime Museum . . 1 . 33 32 37 34 24 26 . . 95 92
- National Film and Sound Archive . . 7 3 60 50 67 62 24 31 1 2 159 148
- National Library of Australia 3 2 26 22 151 139 144 140 90 86 6 5 420 394
- National Museum of Australia . . 38 30 44 45 78 77 44 44 1 3 205 199
- National Portrait Gallery . . 1 1 12 11 17 13 17 16 . . 47 41
- Old Parliament House . . . . 19 21 22 24 18 18 1 1 60 64
- Screen Australia . . . . 1 1 3 3 7 4 . . 11 8
Defence 244 368 970 912 3769 3460 8551 8209 5462 5057 119 135 19115 18141
- Defence Housing Australia . . . . 224 248 155 190 126 144 7 8 512 590
Education and Training 22 12 4 2 195 193 840 806 846 778 66 64 1973 1855
- AIATSIS . . 1 1 37 45 49 52 27 30 1 1 115 129
- Australian Research Council . . . 1 2 4 56 53 53 61 2 2 113 121
- Australian Skills Quality Authority . . . . 21 16 75 78 71 68 . 2 167 164
- TEQSA . . . . 3 1 29 20 29 17 . . 61 38
Employment 13 12 3 2 250 274 821 868 711 781 56 61 1854 1998
- Asbestos Safety and Eradication Agency . . . . . . 1 1 6 7 . . 7 8
- Australian Building and Construction Commission . . . 2 . 25 . 55 . 38 . 6 . 126
- Comcare 4 5 28 21 147 150 290 285 141 154 8 7 618 622
- Fair Work Commission . . 4 4 53 43 129 127 55 58 4 4 245 236
- Office of the Fair Work Ombudsman . . 3 6 218 192 399 418 134 119 10 12 764 747
- Safe Work Australia . 4 . . 7 5 42 39 52 44 4 3 105 95
- Workplace Gender Equality Agency . . . . 1 2 12 14 7 8 . . 20 24
Environment 4 . 32 36 262 297 860 1019 732 783 54 66 1944 2201
- Bureau of Meteorology 6 5 11 12 197 168 576 601 604 631 18 23 1412 1440
- Clean Energy Regulator . . . 3 34 40 150 139 117 122 12 11 313 315
- Climate Change Authority . . . . . . 6 2 10 1 2 1 18 4
- GBRMPA . . 17 16 41 44 71 78 48 50 2 3 179 191
Finance 6 1 31 32 213 221 486 525 628 632 79 80 1443 1491
- Australian Electoral Commission . . 134 126 202 205 304 300 155 161 9 10 804 802
- Future Fund Management Agency . . 2 3 28 32 38 52 38 45 4 4 110 136
Foreign Affairs and Trade 91 78 8 6 169 205 1424 1410 1684 1778 257 246 3633 3723
- ACIAR . . . . 9 12 12 12 7 8 1 1 29 33
- AUSTRADE 1 . . . 33 43 125 118 308 316 56 59 523 536
Health 36 40 35 42 689 596 1861 2217 1700 1855 139 142 4460 4892
- Australian Aged Care Quality Agency . . . . 57 48 163 133 24 16 3 3 247 200
- ACSQHC . . . . 5 2 19 22 43 55 1 2 68 81
- Australian Digital Health Agency . . . . . 4 . 7 . 13 . 1 . 25
- Australian Institute of Health and Welfare 4 10 2 1 25 25 144 136 128 140 5 9 308 321
- ARPANSA . . 8 7 16 16 40 44 55 56 3 4 122 127
- Australian Sports Anti-Doping Authority . . . . 10 10 17 14 15 14 2 2 44 40
- Cancer Australia . . . . 2 . 32 35 17 16 2 3 53 54
- FSANZ . . . . 6 6 31 30 60 60 1 1 98 97
- Independent Hospital Pricing Authority . . . . 4 . 12 . 30 . . . 46 .
- National Blood Authority . . . . 4 5 16 19 23 28 1 1 44 53
- NHMRC . . 1 1 26 23 70 79 83 82 6 5 186 190
- National Health Funding Body . . . . . 1 6 6 7 9 . . 13 16
- National Mental Health Commission . . . . 2 1 4 4 7 6 1 1 14 12
- Organ and Tissue Authority . . . . 1 . 10 8 12 14 2 2 25 24
- Professional Services Review . . . . 4 2 6 8 6 7 1 . 17 17
Human Services 185 204 400 315 17904 17973 8492 8928 3291 3346 164 159 30436 30925
Immigration and Border Protection 108 77 56 53 4894 5028 5225 5528 2476 2428 149 140 12908 13254
Industry, Innovation and Science 24 74 23 22 476 433 1916 1934 1612 1493 94 84 4145 4040
- NOPSEMA . . . . 15 14 17 16 73 72 3 3 108 105
Infrastructure and Regional Development 4 . 1 1 92 90 512 499 499 478 51 51 1159 1119
- Australian Transport Safety Bureau . . . . 2 2 22 23 74 74 2 4 100 103
- National Capital Authority . . 2 3 11 11 13 18 16 18 2 2 44 52
Prime Minister and Cabinet 15 28 17 12 282 245 789 755 938 901 107 109 2148 2050
- Aboriginal Hostels Ltd. 1 2 103 107 59 72 28 33 18 16 3 . 212 230
- ANAO 16 23 5 4 33 41 116 103 133 121 28 25 331 317
- Australian Public Service Commission . . 4 4 28 26 67 62 99 95 8 9 206 196
- Commonwealth Ombudsman . . . . 33 33 60 71 54 56 4 5 151 165
- Digital Transformation Office . . . . 1 2 6 29 13 48 . 5 20 84
- OIGIS . . . . . . 5 4 10 8 1 1 16 13
- Office of National Assessments . . . . 12 6 39 43 67 75 13 11 131 135
- Torres Strait Regional Authority . . 6 5 7 7 13 23 14 12 . . 40 47
Social Services 17 1 38 25 290 256 901 1019 827 844 67 71 2140 2216
- Australian Institute of Family Studies . . 1 1 3 4 11 13 26 27 . . 41 45
- National Disability Insurance Agency . 2 5 7 135 232 476 729 200 253 24 38 840 1261
Treasury 22 41 38 40 104 103 404 411 442 450 94 91 1104 1136
- Australian Bureau of Statistics 70 2 9 8 422 555 1378 1326 676 642 43 41 2598 2574
- ACCC . . . . 74 86 316 326 341 331 41 42 772 785
- ASIC 20 18 120 129 208 189 373 401 797 837 3 3 1521 1577
- Australian Taxation Office 179 37 1031 594 6164 6276 5583 6212 4522 4444 220 214 17699 17777
- Productivity Commission 5 7 . . 15 12 38 47 85 81 15 15 158 162
Veterans' Affairs 1 1 74 54 493 452 886 895 372 355 28 29 1854 1786
- Australian War Memorial . . 27 29 56 56 108 113 52 59 3 3 246 260
CrimTrac Agency (NC) 2 . 2 . 30 . 80 . 90 . 2 . 206 .
National Health Performance Authority (NC) . . . . . . 9 . 31 . 2 . 42 .
OFWBII (NC) 1 . . . 27 . 63 . 39 . 7 . 137 .
Total 1157 1100 3506 2859 42454 42440 50101 52269 35855 35657 2542 2573 135615 136898