The average pay for a Software Developer in Sydney, New South Wales is AU$70,802 per year. Experience has a moderate effect on salary for this job. The highest paying skills associated with this job are Java, C++ Programming Language, and C++. People in this job generally don't have more than 20 years' experience.

AU$52,040 - AU$100,401
AU$52K
AU$71K
AU$100K
MEDIAN: AU$70,802
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AU$21.00 - AU$80.14
AU$21
AU$41
AU$80
MEDIAN: AU$40.69
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Local Salary Data (?
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AU$0AU$50KAU$100KAU$150K
Salary
AU$52,040 - AU$100,401  
   
Bonus
AU$0.00 - AU$14,191  
Profit Sharing
AU$7,000  
Total Pay (?
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AU$51,980 - AU$104,157  
Country: Australia | Currency: AUD | Updated: 24 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 178
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AU$0AU$27AU$54AU$81
Hourly Rate
AU$21.00 - AU$80.14  
   
Overtime
AU$40.00  
Local Annualized Data (?
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AU$0AU$60KAU$120KAU$180K
Bonus
AU$0.00 - AU$14,191  
   
Profit Sharing
AU$7,000  
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$51,980 - AU$104,157  
Country: United States | Currency: AUD | Updated: 24 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 11
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Key Stats for Software Developer

Gender

Female
13 %
Male
87 %
Less than 1 year
4%
1-4 years
45%
5-9 years
34%
10-19 years
16%
20 years or more
1%
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Experience Affects Software Developer Salaries

▲31%

▲16%

National Average
AU$72,000

▼11%

Skills That Affect Software Developer Salaries

▲19%

C++ Programming Language
▲12%

C++
▲11%

▲8%



SQL
▲2%


▲1%

JavaScript
▼0%

HTML
▼0%

National Average
AU$72,000

C#
▼1%

▼1%

▼6%

PHP
▼12%

Gender

Female
13 %
Male
87 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
4%
1-4 years
45%
5-9 years
34%
10-19 years
16%
20 years or more
1%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 18%
dental benefits
Dental: 1%
vision benefits
Vision: 3%
dental benefits
None: 81%
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