Senior Software Engineer Salary

The average pay for a Senior Software Engineer is AU$93,619 per year. Most people move on to other jobs if they have more than 20 years' experience in this field.

AU$66,685 - AU$123,259
(Median)
AU$67K
AU$94K
AU$120K
MEDIAN: AU$93,619
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AU$38.76 - AU$102.13
(Median)
AU$39
AU$64
AU$100
MEDIAN: AU$64.00
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90%

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National Salary Data (?
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AU$0AU$50KAU$100KAU$150K
Salary
AU$66,685 - AU$123,259  
   
Bonus
AU$0.00 - AU$14,720  
Profit Sharing
AU$10.30 - AU$17,344  
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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AU$67,740 - AU$131,186  
Country: Australia | Currency: AUD | Updated: 17 Mar 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 859
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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AU$0AU$50AU$100AU$150
Hourly Rate
AU$38.76 - AU$102.13  
   
Overtime
AU$43.75  
National Annualized Data (?
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AU$0AU$100KAU$200KAU$300K
Bonus
AU$0.00 - AU$14,720  
   
Profit Sharing
AU$10.30 - AU$17,344  
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
)
AU$67,740 - AU$131,186  
Country: United States | Currency: AUD | Updated: 17 Mar 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 50
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Pay by Experience Level for Senior Software Engineer

Median of all compensation (including tips, bonus, and overtime) by years of experience.

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: AU$96,184

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Experience Affects Senior Software Engineer Salaries



National Average
AU$96,000



Skills That Affect Senior Software Engineer Salaries



C
up arrow 3%

C++
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C#
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Java
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National Average
AU$96,000

SQL
up arrow 1%

.NET
up arrow 3%

Linux
up arrow 3%

Design Pattern (Computer Science)
up arrow 4%


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Ruby on Rails
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Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 111 votes.

Gender

Female
6 %
Male
94 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
0%
1-4 years
6%
5-9 years
47%
10-19 years
39%
20 years or more
7%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 27%
dental benefits
Dental: 7%
medical benefits
Vision: 4%
dental benefits
None: 72%
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