The average pay for a Software Engineer is AU$74,940 per year. Most people with this job move on to other positions after 20 years in this field.

AU$52,105 - AU$106,405
AU$52K
AU$75K
AU$110K
MEDIAN: AU$74,940
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AU$21.62 - AU$96.80
AU$22
AU$34
AU$97
MEDIAN: AU$33.94
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National Salary Data (?
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AU$0AU$50KAU$100KAU$150K
Salary
AU$52,105 - AU$106,405  
   
Bonus
AU$0.00 - AU$11,516  
Profit Sharing
AU$0.00 - AU$5,152  
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$51,633 - AU$110,650  
Country: Australia | Currency: AUD | Updated: 24 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 976
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National Hourly Rate Data (?
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AU$0AU$50AU$100AU$150
Hourly Rate
AU$21.62 - AU$96.80  
   
Overtime
AU$0.00 - AU$138.09  
National Annualized Data (?
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AU$0AU$100KAU$200KAU$300K
Bonus
AU$0.00 - AU$11,516  
   
Profit Sharing
AU$0.00 - AU$5,152  
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$51,633 - AU$110,650  
Country: United States | Currency: AUD | Updated: 24 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 78
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Pay Difference by Location

National Average: AU$75,787

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Software Engineer in Brisbane:
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Key Stats for Software Engineer

Gender

Female
9 %
Male
91 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 11 votes.
Less than 1 year
5%
1-4 years
40%
5-9 years
31%
10-19 years
20%
20 years or more
4%
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Experience Affects Software Engineer Salaries

▲34%

▲30%

▲9%

National Average
AU$76,000

▼12%

Skills That Affect Software Engineer Salaries


▲5%

SQL
▲3%

▲2%


▲2%

▲1%

C++
▼0%

ASP.NET Framework
▼0%

National Average
AU$76,000

▼1%

▼1%

C#
▼2%


▼5%


Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 11 votes.

Gender

Female
9 %
Male
91 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
5%
1-4 years
40%
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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