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Table 23: Ongoing employees: agency by median length of service (years) and base classification, 30 June 2016

Agency by median length of service and base classification
Agency APS 1 APS 2 APS 3 APS 4 APS 5 APS 6 EL 1 EL 2 SES 1 SES 2 SES 3 Total
Source: APSED
Agriculture and Water Resources 8 5 9 11 10 9 11 15 18 23 22 10
- Australian Fisheries Management Authority . 5 8 7 8 8 8 9 18 8 . 8
- APVMA . . 2 5 7 7 9 11 9 . . 8
- Murray Darling Basin Authority . 9 1 5 4 7 8 8 8 24 36 8
Attorney-General's 7 1 6 2 1 6 9 10 7 14 19 6
- Administrative Appeals Tribunal 9 8 10 11 10 12 12 17 17 . . 11
- ACLEI . . . 3 8 8 8 11 10 . . 9
- AUSTRAC . . 5 9 7 9 9 9 17 16 . 9
- Australian Crime Commission . 13 14 8 9 9 9 11 7 3 . 9
- Australian Financial Security Authority . 1 5 5 5 6 10 12 10 . . 6
- Australian Human Rights Commission . . 2 5 13 6 9 10 23 6 . 7
- Australian Law Reform Commission . . . 5 . 5 5 12 5 . . 5
- Commonwealth DPP 11 9 12 1 4 8 9 17 26 29 29 9
- CrimTrac Agency 4 . 4 6 6 8 10 8 10 . . 8
- Family Court and Federal Circuit Court 13 12 10 10 10 12 9 15 16 29 . 11
- Federal Court of Australia . 8 9 9 10 10 12 14 25 16 . 10
- National Archives of Australia 13 28 10 11 12 14 15 17 23 . . 13
- OAIC . . . 6 9 4 8 10 14 . . 7
- Office of Parliamentary Counsel . . 0 3 9 8 15 12 17 28 18 12
Communications and the Arts . 4 7 5 7 9 11 14 17 19 15 10
- ACMA . . 15 10 12 9 11 16 20 20 . 11
- Australian National Maritime Museum . 8 13 11 6 10 7 4 . . . 8
- National Film and Sound Archive . 6 10 7 11 10 15 12 19 . . 10
- National Library of Australia . 7 9 10 12 14 15 24 17 . . 12
- National Museum of Australia . 9 9 8 9 11 13 11 17 . . 10
- National Portrait Gallery . 8 5 6 8 9 12 8 . . . 8
- Old Parliament House . . 6 10 6 9 12 12 16 . . 8
- Screen Australia . . 32 . 7 9 9 11 . . . 10
Defence 19 11 9 9 9 10 13 17 17 23 20 10
- Defence Housing Australia . . 4 8 7 9 8 9 7 14 . 7
Education and Training 4 11 5 6 9 10 13 17 21 22 10 11
- AIATSIS . 3 3 3 6 10 10 19 9 . . 6
- Australian Research Council . 1 . 5 5 8 10 10 25 29 . 8
- Australian Skills Quality Authority . . 4 4 4 4 5 5 4 . . 4
- TEQSA . . . 3 3 8 6 7 . . . 5
Employment . 12 5 6 9 9 12 15 20 27 11 10
- Asbestos Safety and Eradication Agency . . . . . 3 7 20 . . . 7
- Comcare 9 6 5 6 6 9 10 10 8 9 9 7
- Fair Work Commission . 21 7 9 3 9 9 7 14 . . 8
- OFWBII . . 8 5 5 8 10 10 9 39 . 8
- Office of the Fair Work Ombudsman . 2 6 8 9 10 11 10 14 11 20 9
- Safe Work Australia . . . 4 4 6 12 14 15 . . 9
- Workplace Gender Equality Agency . . 3 3 4 8 13 5 . 1 . 5
Environment 3 6 8 5 7 8 11 14 17 18 27 9
- Bureau of Meteorology 23 29 10 4 10 10 13 16 26 18 . 12
- Clean Energy Regulator 0 . 1 5 6 7 10 13 19 8 . 7
- Climate Change Authority 1 . . . 3 5 7 15 . 22 . 7
- GBRMPA 9 7 10 9 5 8 9 14 10 . . 9
Finance 0 1 5 8 6 8 10 16 18 22 24 10
- Australian Electoral Commission . 7 11 8 8 14 14 17 27 20 . 11
- Future Fund Management Agency . 1 1 3 3 5 5 7 . 9 9 4
Foreign Affairs and Trade . 5 13 3 8 8 12 17 24 28 35 11
- ACIAR . . . 6 9 10 8 10 10 . . 8
- AUSTRADE . . 5 8 5 9 10 10 10 10 31 10
Health 6 5 6 6 9 9 12 15 17 18 27 10
- Australian Aged Care Quality Agency . . 2 2 9 2 2 10 4 . . 2
- ACSQHC . . 9 4 5 7 5 6 . 9 . 5
- Australian Institute of Health and Welfare . 11 10 3 6 8 12 17 15 . . 10
- ARPANSA . 13 8 17 7 10 11 13 11 . . 11
- Australian Sports Anti-Doping Authority . . 4 7 9 8 7 12 22 32 . 8
- Cancer Australia . . . . 4 5 5 6 21 5 . 5
- FSANZ . . 9 13 10 9 11 17 5 . . 11
- Independent Hospital Pricing Authority . . . 2 3 3 4 4 . . . 4
- National Blood Authority . . 5 1 5 6 8 11 24 . . 7
- NHMRC . 9 1 5 6 7 9 14 15 48 . 8
- National Health Funding Body . . . 1 8 6 9 4 . . . 6
- National Health Performance Authority . . . . . 6 10 9 . . . 8
- National Mental Health Commission . . . 10 6 3 6 5 25 . . 6
- Organ and Tissue Authority . . . . 4 6 10 12 12 19 . 9
- Professional Services Review . . 4 4 14 9 1 27 6 . . 9
Human Services 10 14 7 11 12 13 14 15 21 16 23 11
Immigration and Border Protection 6 1 9 7 11 11 12 15 17 19 22 10
Industry, Innovation and Science 5 9 8 6 6 7 11 14 18 19 33 9
- NOPSEMA . . 4 3 4 5 4 9 11 . . 5
Infrastructure and Regional Development . 9 7 8 5 9 11 15 21 18 31 10
- Australian Transport Safety Bureau . . . 2 10 4 8 12 17 . . 10
- National Capital Authority . 12 2 5 4 6 9 12 19 . . 7
Prime Minister and Cabinet 4 7 3 5 7 9 10 14 19 23 29 10
- Aboriginal Hostels Ltd. 8 6 12 6 11 7 10 14 9 . . 9
- ANAO . 5 9 2 3 6 9 16 21 17 37 9
- Australian Public Service Commission . 8 1 6 8 10 11 16 20 . 29 10
- Commonwealth Ombudsman . . 2 6 8 10 13 16 20 . . 9
- Digital Transformation Office . . . 2 12 5 10 12 1 36 . 10
- OIGIS . . . . 41 1 10 17 16 . . 10
- Office of National Assessments . . . 11 3 11 9 14 26 26 . 11
- Torres Strait Regional Authority . 14 15 10 10 10 11 12 . . . 11
Social Services 7 4 4 6 9 10 13 15 21 21 24 11
- Australian Institute of Family Studies . 17 . 15 13 10 9 14 . . . 10
- National Disability Insurance Agency . 5 6 3 2 3 4 7 8 7 5 3
Treasury . 9 10 8 5 6 10 16 20 22 29 10
- Australian Bureau of Statistics 25 20 10 6 7 10 15 19 21 19 34 10
- ACCC . . 3 3 5 7 9 12 18 19 6 8
- ASIC 9 3 23 4 11 7 8 10 25 34 . 8
- Australian Taxation Office 5 5 9 9 13 14 16 16 21 31 7 13
- Productivity Commission . . 10 16 1 7 10 17 20 23 . 11
Veterans' Affairs 3 17 11 9 16 13 18 17 26 22 3 14
- Australian War Memorial . 4 6 6 10 10 11 12 13 . . 10
Total 9 9 9 10 10 10 12 15 18 21 27 10