A Software Engineer earns an average salary of NZ$67,774 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$49,432 - NZ$91,244
NZ$49K
NZ$68K
NZ$91K
MEDIAN: NZ$67,774
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90%

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NZ$16.26 - NZ$66.38
NZ$16
NZ$25
NZ$66
MEDIAN: NZ$25.50
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90%

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National Salary Data (?
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NZ$0NZ$33KNZ$66KNZ$99K
Salary
NZ$49,432 - NZ$91,244  
   
Bonus
NZ$295.90 - NZ$14,848  
Profit Sharing
NZ$800  
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$46,907 - NZ$96,903  
Country: New Zealand | Currency: NZD | Updated: 19 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 193
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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NZ$0NZ$23NZ$46NZ$69
Hourly Rate
NZ$16.26 - NZ$66.38  
   
Overtime
NZ$32.43  
National Annualized Data (?
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NZ$0NZ$50KNZ$100KNZ$150K
Bonus
NZ$295.90 - NZ$14,848  
   
Profit Sharing
NZ$800  
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$46,907 - NZ$96,903  
Country: United States | Currency: NZD | Updated: 19 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 26

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National Average: NZ$67,495

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Software Engineer Reviews

Q: 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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Key Stats for Software Engineer

Gender

Female
13 %
Male
87 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 2 votes.
Less than 1 year
5%
1-4 years
48%
5-9 years
26%
10-19 years
18%
20 years or more
2%
Location:
Years in Fields/Career:
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Experience Affects Software Engineer Salaries

▲30%

▲19%

National Average
NZ$67,000

▼13%

Skills That Affect Software Engineer Salaries

C++
▲15%

▲6%


ASP.NET Framework
▲4%

C# Programming Language
▼0%

National Average
NZ$67,000

SQL
▼3%

ASP.NET
▼3%

C#
▼4%

C
▼7%

▼8%

PHP
▼8%

▼11%

▼13%

Python
▼17%

Cascading Style Sheets (CSS)
▼20%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 2 votes.

Gender

Female
13 %
Male
87 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
5%
1-4 years
48%
5-9 years
26%
10-19 years
18%
20 years or more
2%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 36%
dental benefits
Dental: 8%
vision benefits
Vision: 5%
dental benefits
None: 61%
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