The average pay for a Software Engineer in Melbourne, Victoria is AU$75,229 per year. Most people with this job move on to other positions after 20 years in this career. Experience has a moderate effect on income for this job.

AU$50,263 - AU$104,049
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AU$75K
AU$100K
MEDIAN: AU$75,228
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AU$17.88 - AU$102.13
AU$18
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AU$100
MEDIAN: AU$30
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Local Salary Data (?
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AU$0AU$50KAU$100KAU$150K
Salary
AU$50,263 - AU$104,049  
   
Bonus
AU$0.00 - AU$10,304  
Profit Sharing
AU$500.00  
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$49,371 - AU$107,188  
Country: Australia | Currency: AUD | Updated: 18 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 234
Local Hourly Rate Data (?
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AU$0AU$50AU$100AU$150
Hourly Rate
AU$17.88 - AU$102.13  
   
Overtime
AU$50.87  
Local Annualized Data (?
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AU$0AU$100KAU$200KAU$300K
Bonus
AU$0.00 - AU$10,304  
   
Profit Sharing
AU$500.00  
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$49,371 - AU$107,188  
Country: United States | Currency: AUD | Updated: 18 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 18

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Pay by Experience Level for Software Engineer

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

Key Stats for Software Engineer

Gender

Female
8 %
Male
92 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 13 votes.
Less than 1 year
4%
1-4 years
45%
5-9 years
28%
10-19 years
19%
20 years or more
4%
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Experience Affects Software Engineer Salaries

Late-Career
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National Average
AU$76,000


Skills That Affect Software Engineer Salaries

SQL
up arrow 6%


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National Average
AU$76,000

C
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C programming Language
up arrow 1%

PL/SQL
up arrow 2%

C++
up arrow 5%

C#
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Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 13 votes.

Gender

Female
8 %
Male
92 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
4%
1-4 years
45%
5-9 years
28%
10-19 years
19%
20 years or more
4%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 16%
dental benefits
Dental: 7%
vision benefits
Vision: 5%
dental benefits
None: 82%
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