Experienced Software Engineer in Perth, Western Australia Salary (Australia)

The average pay for an Experienced Software Engineer in Perth, Western Australia is AU$87,390 per year. Skills that are associated with high pay for this job are . NET, Microsoft SQL Server, and Java.

AU$72,023 - AU$125,254
MEDIAN: AU$95,221
Salary AU$72,023 - AU$125,254
Bonus AU$12,500
Profit Sharing AU$1,300
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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).
AU$75,503 - AU$133,270
  • Country: Australia
  • Currency: AUD
  • Updated: 17 Mar 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 42

Job Description for Software Engineer

In the world of software design and development, a software engineer plays a key role. The engineer is typically the person who helps to develop the ways that software functions created by a software design team will work. The software engineer will work with designers to help consolidate disparate program functions into a unified whole. The engineer also works with programmers and coders to help map out various programming tasks and smaller functions, which are then combined into larger, functioning programs or new features for existing software.


Software Engineer Tasks

  • Test and document software for client applications.
  • Write, modify, and debug software for client applications.
  • Write code to create single-threaded or user interface event driven applications, either stand-alone and those which access servers or services.
  • Use source debuggers and visual development environments.

Software Engineer Job Listings

Key Stats for Software Engineer

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 5 votes.
10-19 years
20 years or more

Skills That Affect Software Engineer Salaries



National Average



C# Programming Language



Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 5 votes.

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 18%
dental benefits
Dental: 3%
vision benefits
Vision: 9%
no benefits
None: 79%