The average pay for a Senior Software Engineer is AU$96,988 per year. Most people move on to other jobs if they have more than 20 years' experience in this field.

AU$70,773 - AU$124,247
(Median)
AU$71K
AU$97K
AU$120K
MEDIAN: AU$96,987
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AU$32.87 - AU$89.38
(Median)
AU$33
AU$52
AU$89
MEDIAN: AU$52.00
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90%

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National Salary Data (?
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AU$0AU$50KAU$100KAU$150K
Salary
AU$70,773 - AU$124,247  
   
Bonus
AU$0.00 - AU$12,080  
Profit Sharing
AU$0.00 - AU$18,000  
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$71,540 - AU$130,436  
Country: Australia | Currency: AUD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 508
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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AU$0AU$30AU$60AU$90
Hourly Rate
AU$32.87 - AU$89.38  
   
Overtime
AU$53.50  
National Annualized Data (?
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AU$0AU$60KAU$120KAU$180K
Bonus
AU$0.00 - AU$12,080  
   
Profit Sharing
AU$0.00 - AU$18,000  
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$71,540 - AU$130,436  
Country: United States | Currency: AUD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 32

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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$98,726

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Experience Affects Senior Software Engineer Salaries



National Average
AU$99,000



Skills That Affect Senior Software Engineer Salaries


.NET
up arrow 2%

Linux
up arrow 2%

C
up arrow 1%

ASP.NET Framework
up arrow 1%

HTML
up arrow 1%

C# Programming Language
0%

C++ Programming Language
0%

SQL
0%

JavaScript
0%

C programming Language
0%

National Average
AU$99,000

C++
up arrow 1%

Java
up arrow 1%

C#
up arrow 2%

up arrow 8%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 20 votes.

Gender

Female
7 %
Male
93 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
0%
1-4 years
6%
5-9 years
41%
10-19 years
45%
20 years or more
7%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 24%
dental benefits
Dental: 6%
medical benefits
Vision: 4%
dental benefits
None: 75%
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