A Software Engineer in Wellington earns an average salary of NZ$75,043 per year. For the first five to ten years in this position, salary increases sharply, but any additional experience does not have a big effect on pay. People in this job generally don't have more than 20 years' experience. The highest paying skills associated with this job are C++ and C++ Programming Language.

NZ$51,521 - NZ$96,958
NZ$52K
NZ$75K
NZ$97K
MEDIAN: NZ$75,043
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NZ$0NZ$34KNZ$68KNZ$102K
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NZ$51,521 - NZ$96,958  
   
Bonus
NZ$3,500  
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NZ$55,000 - NZ$99,449  
Country: New Zealand | Currency: NZD | Updated: 25 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 22
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Key Stats for Software Engineer

Gender

Female
25 %
Male
75 %
Less than 1 year
4%
1-4 years
38%
5-9 years
29%
10-19 years
25%
20 years or more
4%
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Experience Affects Software Engineer Salaries

Experienced
▲14%

Mid-Career
▲12%

National Average
NZ$75,000

Entry-Level
▼14%

Skills That Affect Software Engineer Salaries

C++
▲15%

C++ Programming Language
▲12%

National Average
NZ$75,000

C#
▼3%

SQL
▼4%

Java
▼6%

C# Programming Language
▼6%

JavaScript
▼9%

HTML
▼9%

.NET
▼11%

Gender

Female
25 %
Male
75 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
4%
1-4 years
38%
5-9 years
29%
10-19 years
25%
20 years or more
4%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 21%
dental benefits
Dental: 14%
vision benefits
Vision: 7%
dental benefits
None: 79%
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