A Software Developer earns an average salary of AU$67,521 per year. Experience has a moderate effect on income for this job. Most people with this job move on to other positions after 20 years in this career. Skills that are associated with high pay for this job are C++ Programming Language and Linux.

AU$49,052 - AU$98,716
AU$49K
AU$67K
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MEDIAN: AU$67,475
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AU$20.61 - AU$69.53
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AU$70
MEDIAN: AU$31.22
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AU$0AU$102K
Salary AU$49,052 - AU$98,716
Bonus AU$0.00 - AU$10,025
Profit Sharing AU$0.00 - AU$49,316
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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AU$48,612 - AU$102,319
  • Country: Australia
  • Currency: AUD
  • Updated: 19 Nov 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 734
Hourly Data AU$0AU$72
Hourly Rate AU$20.61 - AU$69.53
Overtime AU$14.45 - AU$72.55
Annual Data AU$0AU$102K
Bonus AU$0.00 - AU$10,025
Profit Sharing AU$0.00 - AU$49,316
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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AU$48,612 - AU$102,319
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: AUD
  • Updated: 19 Nov 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 96

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Pay by Experience Level for Software Developer

Pay by Experience for a Software Developer has a positive trend. An entry-level Software Developer with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of AU$60,000 based on 542 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Software Developer with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of AU$79,000 based on 305 salaries. An experienced Software Developer which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of AU$92,000 based on 138 salaries. A Software Developer with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of AU$103,000 based on 21 salaries.

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: AU$67,860

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Software Developer Reviews

Q: What is it like working as a Software Developer?

Software Developer in Adelaide:
"Workplace Learning Integration."
Pros: Flexible hours, the casual environment, the supportive team.
Cons: The bland office, thats it really, my job is great.

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Key Stats for Software Developer

Gender

Female
9 %
Male
91 %
Less than 1 year
7%
1-4 years
46%
5-9 years
29%
10-19 years
16%
20 years or more
2%

Experience Affects Software Developer Salaries

▲52%

▲36%

▲17%

National Average
AU$68,000

▼12%

Skills That Affect Software Developer Salaries


▲11%

▲10%


▲4%


C++
▲3%

▲2%

▲2%


▲1%

SQL
▼0%

National Average
AU$68,000

▼4%

▼5%

PHP
▼10%

Gender

Female
9 %
Male
91 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
7%
1-4 years
46%
5-9 years
29%
10-19 years
16%
20 years or more
2%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 9%
dental benefits
Dental: 2%
vision benefits
Vision: 3%
no benefits
None: 90%