AU$99,994
Avg. Salary
AU$75.31
Avg. Hourly Rate

Average additional compensation:

AU$5,967

Bonus

AU$4,958

Profit Sharing

What am I worth?
How should I pay?

The average pay for a Sr. Software Engineer / Developer / Programmer is AU$75.31 per hour.

The average pay for a Sr. Software Engineer / Developer / Programmer is AU$99,994 per year.

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AU$36.08
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AU$75.31
50%
AU$110.14
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MEDIAN AU$75.31
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AU$74k
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AU$100k
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AU$130k
90%
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MEDIAN AU$99,994
AU$74,159 - AU$130,332
AU$74K
AU$100K
AU$130K
MEDIAN: AU$99,994
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90%
AU$36.08 - AU$110
AU$36
AU$75
AU$110
MEDIAN: AU$75.31
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50%
90%
AU$0AU$144K
Salary AU$74,159 - AU$130,332
Bonus AU$1,700 - AU$15,361
Profit Sharing AU$96.96 - AU$19,727
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$75,325 - AU$144,928
  • Country: Australia
  • Currency: AUD
  • Updated: 24 Mar 2019
  • Individuals Reporting: 841
Hourly Data AU$0AU$110
Hourly Rate AU$36.08 - AU$110
Overtime AU$84.61
Annual Data AU$0AU$144K
Bonus AU$1,700 - AU$15,361
Profit Sharing AU$96.96 - AU$19,727
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$75,325 - AU$144,928
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: AUD
  • Updated: 24 Mar 2019
  • Individuals Reporting: 78

Job Description for Sr. Software Engineer / Developer / Programmer

Sr. software engineers/developers/programmers are in charge of a team of computer professionals who develop the different software programs sold by software companies or used by various businesses. As the head of this department, they must be able to solve problems that even the intelligent people whom they work with may not be able to handle. Their job is to lead a team in developing products that make work and everyday life easier for the general public or for business employees.

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Pay by Experience Level for Sr. Software Engineer / Developer / Programmer

Pay by Experience for a Sr. Software Engineer / Developer / Programmer has a positive trend. An entry-level Sr. Software Engineer / Developer / Programmer with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of AU$89,000 based on 72 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Sr. Software Engineer / Developer / Programmer with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of AU$99,000 based on 278 salaries. An experienced Sr. Software Engineer / Developer / Programmer which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of AU$109,000 based on 290 salaries. A Sr. Software Engineer / Developer / Programmer with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of AU$108,000 based on 54 salaries.

Pay Difference by Location

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-6%

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National Average: AU$102,587

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Sr. Software Engineer / Developer / Programmer Reviews

Q: What is it like working as a Sr. Software Engineer / Developer / Programmer?

Sr. Software Engineer / Developer / Programmer in Melbourne:
"Great place to work."
Pros: I've lived here all my life, so it's what I know.
Cons: The trains

Sr. Software Engineer / Developer / Programmer in Sydney:
"Play The Political Game."
You do not get career advancement by being good at your job, it takes a lot of brown nosing, lying, manipulating and aligning with the right people to get that promotion.

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Key Stats for Sr. Software Engineer / Developer / Programmer

Gender

Female
6 %
Male
93 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 3 votes.
Less than 1 year
0%
1-4 years
7%
5-9 years
33%
10-19 years
49%
20 years or more
12%

Experience Affects Sr. Software Engineer / Developer / Programmer Salaries

▲6%

▲5%

National Average
AU$103,000

▼3%

▼13%

Skills That Affect Sr. Software Engineer / Developer / Programmer Salaries

▲14%

▲7%

▲6%


▲4%

SQL
▲4%

▲3%


Microsoft SQL Server
▼0%


National Average
AU$103,000

C++
▼8%

▼10%

C
▼12%

PHP
▼16%

▼18%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 3 votes.

Gender

Female
6 %
Male
93 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
0%
1-4 years
7%
5-9 years
33%
10-19 years
49%
20 years or more
12%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 14%
dental benefits
Dental: 4%
vision benefits
Vision: 4%
no benefits
None: 85%