The average pay for a Software Engineer is AU$74,866 per year. Most people with this job move on to other positions after 20 years in this field.

AU$51,528 - AU$105,112
AU$52K
AU$75K
AU$110K
MEDIAN: AU$74,866
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AU$20.85 - AU$97.13
AU$21
AU$34
AU$97
MEDIAN: AU$34.00
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National Salary Data (?
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AU$0AU$50KAU$100KAU$150K
Salary
AU$51,528 - AU$105,112  
   
Bonus
AU$0.00 - AU$10,878  
Profit Sharing
AU$0.00 - AU$5,500  
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$51,071 - AU$109,797  
Country: Australia | Currency: AUD | Updated: 18 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 990
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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AU$0AU$50AU$100AU$150
Hourly Rate
AU$20.85 - AU$97.13  
   
Overtime
AU$0.00 - AU$139.06  
National Annualized Data (?
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AU$0AU$100KAU$200KAU$300K
Bonus
AU$0.00 - AU$10,878  
   
Profit Sharing
AU$0.00 - AU$5,500  
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$51,071 - AU$109,797  
Country: United States | Currency: AUD | Updated: 18 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 77

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Pay Difference by Location

National Average: AU$75,769

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Software Engineer in Brisbane:
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Pros: Popular topics include: corporate culture, work flexibility, office conditions, stress level, perks, the management.
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Key Stats for Software Engineer

Gender

Female
10 %
Male
90 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 24 votes.
Less than 1 year
5%
1-4 years
41%
5-9 years
31%
10-19 years
20%
20 years or more
4%
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Experience Affects Software Engineer Salaries




National Average
AU$76,000


Skills That Affect Software Engineer Salaries

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ASP.NET Framework
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AU$76,000


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Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 24 votes.

Gender

Female
10 %
Male
90 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
5%
1-4 years
41%
5-9 years
31%
10-19 years
20%
20 years or more
4%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 17%
dental benefits
Dental: 7%
vision benefits
Vision: 5%
dental benefits
None: 81%
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