The average salary for an Entry-Level Senior Software Engineer is AU$88,561 per year.

AU$60,903 - AU$120,745
AU$61K
AU$90K
AU$120K
MEDIAN: AU$90,209
10%
50%
90%
AU$0AU$125K
Salary AU$60,903 - AU$120,745
Bonus AU$20.61 - AU$12,932
Profit Sharing AU$750
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AU$62,268 - AU$125,502
  • Country: Australia
  • Currency: AUD
  • Updated: 16 Sep 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 73

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Senior Software Engineer Advice

Q: What do you wish you knew about your job when you first started out?

Senior Software Engineer in Melbourne:
"Make the users' happy first."
Often requirements are written by management and not users. When you build software, it is important to get management to sign-off so you get paid. However, it is more important to help users do their job more easily than it is to include cool technology, make things look pretty, or show off your programming skill. That means you need to understand what the users do, understand how the current technology gets in the way, and make sure that you aren't writing the system they will be complaining about in 5 years time. Oh, and ideally keep their managers happy along the way.

Senior Software Engineer in Melbourne:
"Appian BPM Consultant."
Follow all best practices when we design the process models. Maintain good database structure.

Key Stats for Senior Software Engineer

Gender

Female
7 %
Male
93 %
Less than 1 year
3%
1-4 years
42%
5-9 years
55%
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Skills That Affect Senior Software Engineer Salaries

National Average
AU$91,000

JavaScript
▼1%

HTML
▼1%

Java
▼5%

C# Programming Language
▼9%

C#
▼16%

.NET
▼17%

Gender

Female
7 %
Male
93 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 36%
dental benefits
Dental: 8%
vision benefits
Vision: 4%
no benefits
None: 58%
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