A Software Engineer earns an average salary of NZ$67,549 per year. A skill in C++ 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.

NZ$49,555 - NZ$90,465
(Median)
NZ$50K
NZ$68K
NZ$90K
MEDIAN: NZ$67,548
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NZ$16.19 - NZ$51.82
(Median)
NZ$16
NZ$24
NZ$52
MEDIAN: NZ$23.00
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90%

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National Salary Data (?
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NZ$0NZ$32KNZ$64KNZ$96K
Salary
NZ$49,555 - NZ$90,465  
   
Bonus
NZ$195.74 - NZ$14,899  
Profit Sharing
NZ$750  
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$47,642 - NZ$94,547  
Country: New Zealand | Currency: NZD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 196
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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NZ$0NZ$18NZ$36NZ$54
Hourly Rate
NZ$16.19 - NZ$51.82  
   
Overtime
NZ$33.00  
National Annualized Data (?
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NZ$0NZ$50KNZ$100KNZ$150K
Bonus
NZ$195.74 - NZ$14,899  
   
Profit Sharing
NZ$750  
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$47,642 - NZ$94,547  
Country: United States | Currency: NZD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 25
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Pay Difference by Location

National Average: NZ$66,814

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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$67,000


Skills That Affect Software Engineer Salaries

C++
up arrow 16%

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ASP.NET Framework
up arrow 6%

C# Programming Language
up arrow 1%

National Average
NZ$67,000

ASP.NET
up arrow 2%

C#
up arrow 3%

SQL
up arrow 3%

C
up arrow 6%

up arrow 8%

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PHP
up arrow 14%

Python
up arrow 16%

Cascading Style Sheets (CSS)
up arrow 19%

Job Satisfaction

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

Gender

Female
15 %
Male
85 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
5%
1-4 years
49%
5-9 years
29%
10-19 years
16%
20 years or more
1%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 36%
dental benefits
Dental: 8%
medical benefits
Vision: 5%
dental benefits
None: 62%
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