The average pay for a Sr. Software Engineer / Developer / Programmer is AU$98,525 per year. Most people move on to other jobs if they have more than 20 years' experience in this field.

AU$72,258 - AU$125,458
AU$72K
AU$98K
AU$130K
MEDIAN: AU$98,321
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AU$30.91 - AU$103.23
AU$31
AU$68
AU$100
MEDIAN: AU$68.31
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National Salary Data (?
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AU$0AU$50KAU$100KAU$150K
Salary
AU$72,258 - AU$125,458  
   
Bonus
AU$1,030 - AU$13,360  
Profit Sharing
AU$10.14 - AU$19,727  
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$73,003 - AU$138,223  
Country: Australia | Currency: AUD | Updated: 4 May 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 354
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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AU$0AU$50AU$100AU$150
Hourly Rate
AU$30.91 - AU$103.23  
   
Overtime
AU$71.25  
National Annualized Data (?
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AU$0AU$100KAU$200KAU$300K
Bonus
AU$1,030 - AU$13,360  
   
Profit Sharing
AU$10.14 - AU$19,727  
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$73,003 - AU$138,223  
Country: United States | Currency: AUD | Updated: 4 May 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 33

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Pay by Experience Level for Sr. Software Engineer / Developer / Programmer

Pay by Experience for a Sr. Software Engineer / Developer / Programmer has a positive trend. An entry-level Sr. Software Engineer / Developer / Programmer with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $86,000 based on 51 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Sr. Software Engineer / Developer / Programmer with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $96,000 based on 182 salaries. An experienced Sr. Software Engineer / Developer / Programmer which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $107,000 based on 189 salaries. A Sr. Software Engineer / Developer / Programmer with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $111,000 based on 40 salaries.

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: AU$100,491

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Key Stats for Sr. Software Engineer / Developer / Programmer

Gender

Female
5 %
Male
95 %
1-4 years
7%
5-9 years
36%
10-19 years
46%
20 years or more
11%
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Years in Fields/Career:
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Experience Affects Sr. Software Engineer / Developer / Programmer Salaries

▲10%

▲7%

National Average
AU$100,000

▼4%

▼14%

Skills That Affect Sr. Software Engineer / Developer / Programmer Salaries

▲9%


▲6%



▲2%

SQL
▲2%

▲1%

▲1%

C++ Programming Language
▼0%

National Average
AU$100,000

C++
▼6%

C#
▼8%

▼8%

C
▼10%

Oracle
▼17%

Gender

Female
5 %
Male
95 %

Years of Experience

1-4 years
7%
5-9 years
36%
10-19 years
46%
20 years or more
11%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 16%
dental benefits
Dental: 4%
vision benefits
Vision: 4%
no benefits
None: 83%
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