The average pay for a Software Engineer is AU$74,940 per year. Most people with this job move on to other positions after 20 years in this field.

AU$51,906 - AU$106,914
AU$52K
AU$75K
AU$110K
MEDIAN: AU$75,301
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50%
90%
AU$23.38 - AU$92.74
AU$23
AU$35
AU$93
MEDIAN: AU$35.47
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50%
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AU$0AU$111K
Salary AU$51,906 - AU$106,914
Bonus AU$0.00 - AU$10,472
Profit Sharing AU$0.00 - AU$14,544
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$51,741 - AU$111,661
  • Country: Australia
  • Currency: AUD
  • Updated: 12 Oct 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 991
Hourly Data AU$0AU$139
Hourly Rate AU$23.38 - AU$92.74
Overtime AU$30.20 - AU$139.06
Annual Data AU$0AU$111K
Bonus AU$0.00 - AU$10,472
Profit Sharing AU$0.00 - AU$14,544
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$51,741 - AU$111,661
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: AUD
  • Updated: 12 Oct 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 75

Common Career Paths for Software Engineer


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Pay by Experience Level for Software Engineer

Pay by Experience for a Software Engineer has a positive trend. An entry-level Software Engineer with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of AU$67,000 based on 608 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Software Engineer with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of AU$83,000 based on 413 salaries. An experienced Software Engineer which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of AU$98,000 based on 241 salaries. A Software Engineer with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of AU$102,000 based on 45 salaries.

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: AU$76,381

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Software Engineer Reviews

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

Software Engineer in Brisbane:
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Pros: Popular topics include: corporate culture, work flexibility, office conditions, stress level, perks, the management.
Cons: Popular topics include: corporate culture, work flexibility, office conditions, stress level, perks, the management.

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Key Stats for Software Engineer

Gender

Female
12 %
Male
88 %
Less than 1 year
5%
1-4 years
44%
5-9 years
28%
10-19 years
19%
20 years or more
4%

Experience Affects Software Engineer Salaries

▲33%

▲29%

▲8%

National Average
AU$76,000

▼13%

Skills That Affect Software Engineer Salaries


▲4%

SQL
▲2%

▲1%


▲1%

C++
▼0%

▼0%

National Average
AU$76,000

ASP.NET Framework
▼1%

C#
▼2%

▼2%

▼2%



▼6%

Gender

Female
12 %
Male
88 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
5%
1-4 years
44%
5-9 years
28%
10-19 years
19%
20 years or more
4%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 15%
dental benefits
Dental: 6%
vision benefits
Vision: 4%
no benefits
None: 83%