Software Engineer / Developer / Programmer Salary

The average salary for a Software Engineer / Developer / Programmer is AU$67,999 per year. A skill in Visual Basic (VB) is associated with high pay for this job. Experience has a moderate effect on income for this job. Most people move on to other jobs if they have more than 20 years' experience in this field.

AU$45,691 - AU$95,096
(Median)
AU$46K
AU$68K
AU$95K
MEDIAN: AU$67,999
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AU$19.97 - AU$58.17
(Median)
AU$20
AU$31
AU$58
MEDIAN: AU$30
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90%

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National Salary Data (?
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AU$0AU$50KAU$100KAU$150K
Salary
AU$45,691 - AU$95,096  
   
Bonus
AU$0.00 - AU$6,092  
Profit Sharing
AU$972 - AU$2,035  
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$43,940 - AU$100,271  
Country: Australia | Currency: AUD | Updated: 1 Jul 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 235
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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AU$0AU$25AU$50AU$75
Hourly Rate
AU$19.97 - AU$58.17  
   
Overtime
AU$17.50 - AU$47.50  
National Annualized Data (?
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AU$0AU$50KAU$100KAU$150K
Bonus
AU$0.00 - AU$6,092  
   
Profit Sharing
AU$972 - AU$2,035  
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$43,940 - AU$100,271  
Country: United States | Currency: AUD | Updated: 1 Jul 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 42
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Experience Affects Software Engineer / Developer / Programmer Salaries

Experienced
up arrow 23%


National Average
AU$69,000


Skills That Affect Software Engineer / Developer / Programmer Salaries

Visual Basic (VB)
up arrow 12%

C#
up arrow 9%

Microsoft SQL Server
up arrow 9%

.NET
up arrow 8%

C++
up arrow 7%

SQL
up arrow 6%

C
up arrow 6%

ASP.NET
up arrow 5%

JavaScript
up arrow 4%

Java
up arrow 2%

Linux
up arrow 1%

National Average
AU$69,000

HTML
up arrow 6%

Python
up arrow 9%

PHP
up arrow 10%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 42 votes.

Gender

Female
7 %
Male
93 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
5%
1-4 years
45%
5-9 years
36%
10-19 years
13%
20 years or more
1%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 11% dental benefits Dental: 3%
vision benefits Vision: 4% employee benefits None: 88%
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