Software Engineer Salary

A Software Engineer earns an average salary of NZ$68,289 per year. A skill in C++ is associated with high pay for this job. Most people with this job move on to other positions after 20 years in this field.

NZ$47,840 - NZ$90,453
(Median)
NZ$48K
NZ$68K
NZ$90K
MEDIAN: NZ$68,288
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NZ$15.97 - NZ$88.77
(Median)
NZ$16
NZ$33
NZ$89
MEDIAN: NZ$33.00
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50%
90%

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National Salary Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Take the PayScale Survey to find out how location influences pay for this job.
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NZ$0NZ$32KNZ$64KNZ$96K
Salary
NZ$47,840 - NZ$90,453  
   
Bonus
NZ$0.00 - NZ$10,033  
Profit Sharing
NZ$500  
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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NZ$47,172 - NZ$94,022  
Country: New Zealand | Currency: NZD | Updated: 18 Mar 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 261
National Hourly Rate Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Take the PayScale Survey to find out how location influences pay for this job.
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NZ$0NZ$33NZ$66NZ$99
Hourly Rate
NZ$15.97 - NZ$88.77  
   
Overtime
NZ$45.00  
National Annualized Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Take the PayScale Survey to find out how location influences pay for this job.
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NZ$0NZ$70KNZ$140KNZ$210K
Bonus
NZ$0.00 - NZ$10,033  
   
Profit Sharing
NZ$500  
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).
)
NZ$47,172 - NZ$94,022  
Country: United States | Currency: NZD | Updated: 18 Mar 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 21
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Pay Difference by Location

National Average: NZ$69,386

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Software Engineer Reviews

What is it like working as a Software Engineer?

Software Engineer in Wellington:
"It's a great starting point."
Pros: Very smart people to learn from, great working conditions and culture for developing skills.
Cons: Can be easily type cast into a particular group and is a competitive environment for advancing ones career.

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Experience Affects Software Engineer Salaries



National Average
NZ$69,000


Skills That Affect Software Engineer Salaries

C++
up arrow 12%

.NET
up arrow 2%

Java
up arrow 1%

National Average
NZ$69,000

C#
up arrow 6%

ASP.NET
up arrow 6%

C
up arrow 9%

SQL
up arrow 11%

up arrow 15%

PHP
up arrow 15%

JavaScript
up arrow 19%

Cascading Style Sheets (CSS)
up arrow 27%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 34 votes.

Gender

Female
11 %
Male
89 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
6%
1-4 years
42%
5-9 years
33%
10-19 years
18%
20 years or more
1%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 45%
dental benefits
Dental: 7%
medical benefits
Vision: 5%
dental benefits
None: 53%
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