Average Senior Software Engineer Salary in New Zealand

NZ$100,865
Avg. Base Salary (NZD)
10%
NZ$79k
MEDIAN
NZ$101k
90%
NZ$126k

The average salary for a Senior Software Engineer is NZ$100,865

Base Salary
NZ$79k - NZ$126k
Bonus
NZ$2k - NZ$16k
Profit Sharing
NZ$2k - NZ$6k
Total Pay
NZ$80k - NZ$133k
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What Do Senior Software Engineers Do?

Senior Software Engineer Tasks
  • Test and document software for client applications.
  • Guide and review work of junior engineers.
  • Translate business requirements into technical specifications and help manage project priorities and timelines.
  • Write, modify, and debug software for client applications.
  • Use source debuggers and visual development environments.
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Gender Breakdown

Male
92.5%
Female
6.0%
Prefer to self-define
1.5%
This data is based on 133 survey responses. Learn more about the gender pay gap.

Common Health Benefits

Medical

42%

Dental

4%

Vision

5%

None

57%