A Software Engineer in Sydney, New South Wales earns an average salary of AU$82,911 per year. Most people move on to other jobs if they have more than 20 years' experience in this career. A skill in SQL is associated with high pay for this job.

AU$56,396 - AU$108,309
AU$56K
AU$79K
AU$110K
MEDIAN: AU$78,818
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50%
90%
AU$20.27 - AU$96.96
AU$20
AU$32
AU$97
MEDIAN: AU$32.00
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50%
90%
AU$0AU$112K
Salary AU$56,396 - AU$108,309
Bonus AU$100 - AU$11,757
Profit Sharing AU$0.00 - AU$15,260
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$54,400 - AU$112,671
  • Country: Australia
  • Currency: AUD
  • Updated: 24 Nov 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 592
Hourly Data AU$0AU$96
Hourly Rate AU$20.27 - AU$96.96
Overtime AU$50.00
Annual Data AU$0AU$112K
Bonus AU$100 - AU$11,757
Profit Sharing AU$0.00 - AU$15,260
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$54,400 - AU$112,671
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: AUD
  • Updated: 24 Nov 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 31

Software Engineer Job Listings

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$77,000 based on 148 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$90,000 based on 113 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$101,000 based on 65 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$105,000 based on 12 salaries.

Key Stats for Software Engineer

Gender

Female
13 %
Male
87 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 25 votes.
Less than 1 year
4%
1-4 years
39%
5-9 years
35%
10-19 years
19%
20 years or more
3%

Experience Affects Software Engineer Salaries

▲31%

▲26%

▲13%

National Average
AU$80,000

▼4%

Skills That Affect Software Engineer Salaries

SQL
▲18%

▲13%

▲12%

▲11%

▲7%

Java/J2EE
▲5%




▲3%

C++
▼0%

▼0%

National Average
AU$80,000

C#
▼2%

C
▼3%

▼5%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 25 votes.

Gender

Female
13 %
Male
87 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
4%
1-4 years
39%
5-9 years
35%
10-19 years
19%
20 years or more
3%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 21%
dental benefits
Dental: 8%
vision benefits
Vision: 6%
no benefits
None: 77%