The average pay for a Senior Software Engineer is NZ$92,567 per year. A skill in SQL is associated with high pay for this job. Most people move on to other jobs if they have more than 20 years' experience in this field.

NZ$71,901 - NZ$118,600
NZ$72K
NZ$93K
NZ$120K
MEDIAN: NZ$92,958
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Salary NZ$71,901 - NZ$118,600
Bonus NZ$2,327 - NZ$15,547
Profit Sharing NZ$950
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NZ$73,861 - NZ$121,721
  • Country: New Zealand
  • Currency: NZD
  • Updated: 24 Jul 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 108

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Popular Skills for Senior Software Engineer

Pay by Experience Level for Senior Software Engineer

Pay by Experience for a Senior Software Engineer has a positive trend. An entry-level Senior Software Engineer with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of NZ$83,000 based on 24 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Senior Software Engineer with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of NZ$92,000 based on 70 salaries. An experienced Senior Software Engineer which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of NZ$100,000 based on 42 salaries. A Senior Software Engineer with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of NZ$111,000 based on 6 salaries.

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: NZ$94,731

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Key Stats for Senior Software Engineer

Gender

Female
9 %
Male
91 %
1-4 years
6%
5-9 years
43%
10-19 years
40%
20 years or more
11%
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Experience Affects Senior Software Engineer Salaries

Late-Career
▲17%

▲5%

National Average
NZ$95,000

▼3%

Entry-Level
▼13%

Skills That Affect Senior Software Engineer Salaries

SQL
▲13%

Embedded / Real-Time / RTOS
▲6%

JavaScript
▲2%

National Average
NZ$95,000

ASP.NET Framework
▼1%

▼2%

▼2%


▼3%

C#
▼4%

C++ Programming Language
▼4%

C++
▼5%

Ruby on Rails
▼11%

Gender

Female
9 %
Male
91 %

Years of Experience

1-4 years
6%
5-9 years
43%
10-19 years
40%
20 years or more
11%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 39%
dental benefits
Dental: 6%
vision benefits
Vision: 7%
no benefits
None: 61%
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