Average Junior Software Engineer Salary in New Zealand

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The average salary for a Junior Software Engineer in New Zealand is NZ$50,328.
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What Do Junior Software Engineers Do?

Junior Software Engineer Tasks
  • Assist with research and develop; design software systems and applications.
  • Perform engineering level tests to find defects; troubleshoot and debug development and production issues.
  • Work closely with the team, and report clearly and accurately to management.
  • Troubleshoot, test and validate software issues; resolve issues with due urgency and maintain thorough documentation of all software solutions.

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What Are Popular Skills for Junior Software Engineers?

Skills in JavaScript, C# Programming Language, .NET and Java are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include SQL.

What is the Pay by Experience Level for Junior Software Engineers?

An entry-level Junior Software Engineer with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of NZ$49,239 based on 17 salaries. An early career Junior Software Engineer with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of NZ$50,182 based on 75 salaries.

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