NEW ZEALAND


Average salary for New Zealand

 The most recent salary survey based on added polls.

 Various statistics and charts.

 UPD. Thursday, March 23, 2017 11:24:00 PM


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POLLS  i
960

AVERAGE GROSS SALARY  i
NZ$ 73,712

AVERAGE NET SALARY  i
NZ$ 55,701

MOST FREQUENT GROSS  i
NZ$ 43,763

MOST FREQUENT (USD)  i
US$ 32,305

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 INDIVIDUAL POLLS  NEW ZEALAND

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 INTRODUCTION


New Zealand incomes are not the most high by international standard comparisons. However they are at a level where middle class enjoy a good life style.

The minimum wage is around $500 NZD per week. New Zealand has a minimum rate that must be paid for young people under 20 age. This rate is around 10 NZD per hour. A little bit less than 3% of employee are at these level. Those that are work in unskilled areas belongs to this level as well.

Employees in skilled occupations with more than 10 years of experience receive an average earnings from around 58,000 NZD to around 80,000 NZD or more per year. For example average income for senior software engineer/developer is around 82,000 NZD.


 SURVEY BY LEVELS  NEW ZEALAND

Salary USD Polls % in level % earn at least
15K NZ$ 16,136 US$ 11,999 05 0.52 % 100 %
25K NZ$ 25,330 US$ 18,715 24 2.50 % 99.48 %
35K NZ$ 34,393 US$ 25,387 94 9.79 % 96.98 %
45K NZ$ 43,763 US$ 32,305 148 15.42 % 87.19 %
55K NZ$ 52,535 US$ 38,795 141 14.69 % 71.77 %
65K NZ$ 62,991 US$ 46,532 121 12.60 % 57.08 %
75K NZ$ 73,690 US$ 54,423 100 10.42 % 44.48 %
85K NZ$ 81,949 US$ 60,674 83 8.65 % 34.06 %
95K NZ$ 93,544 US$ 69,115 54 5.62 % 25.42 %
105K NZ$ 101,632 US$ 75,013 67 6.98 % 19.79 %
115K NZ$ 113,220 US$ 83,556 18 1.88 % 12.81 %
125K NZ$ 121,428 US$ 89,769 28 2.92 % 10.94 %
135K NZ$ 132,300 US$ 97,928 10 1.04 % 8.02 %
145K NZ$ 141,534 US$ 104,714 11 1.15 % 6.98 %
155K NZ$ 150,636 US$ 111,350 22 2.29 % 5.83 %
165K NZ$ 161,857 US$ 119,321 07 0.73 % 3.54 %
175K NZ$ 171,666 US$ 127,410 03 0.31 % 2.81 %
185K NZ$ 180,000 US$ 132,696 04 0.42 % 2.50 %
195K NZ$ 190,000 US$ 140,068 01 0.10 % 2.08 %
205K NZ$ 200,000 US$ 147,440 04 0.42 % 1.98 %
More NZ$ 287,628 US$ 213,289 15 1.56 % 1.56 %
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 SURVEY BY YEARS  NEW ZEALAND

Salary USD Polls
2017 NZ$ 80,326 US$ 60,397 11
2016 NZ$ 77,652 US$ 58,387 37
2015 NZ$ 89,206 US$ 67,074 51
2014 NZ$ 86,780 US$ 63,975 96
2013 NZ$ 75,191 US$ 55,431 87
2012 NZ$ 74,203 US$ 54,703 239
2011 NZ$ 67,996 US$ 50,127 439

 SURVEY BY GENDER  NEW ZEALAND

Salary USD Polls
Male NZ$ 88,095 US$ 65,223 333
Female NZ$ 61,589 US$ 45,563 183
NZ$ 67,922 US$ 50,072 444

 SURVEY BY EDUCATION  NEW ZEALAND

Salary USD Polls
Doctorate Degree NZ$ 128,172 US$ 95,058 30
Masters Degree NZ$ 84,874 US$ 62,704 162
Bachelors Degree NZ$ 73,246 US$ 54,114 445
Some College NZ$ 67,431 US$ 49,801 177
High School NZ$ 58,982 US$ 43,589 132
Bellow H. School NZ$ 60,954 US$ 45,025 14

 SURVEY BY EXPERIENCE  NEW ZEALAND

Salary USD Polls
20+ Years NZ$ 90,129 US$ 66,749 124
16-20 Years NZ$ 101,989 US$ 75,290 67
12-16 Years NZ$ 93,718 US$ 69,348 62
8-12 Years NZ$ 86,210 US$ 63,668 190
4-8 Years NZ$ 71,044 US$ 52,486 199
2-4 Years NZ$ 55,043 US$ 40,659 143
1-2 Years NZ$ 50,132 US$ 36,969 92
0-1 Year NZ$ 47,503 US$ 35,077 83

 SURVEY BY AGES  NEW ZEALAND

Salary USD Polls
More NZ$ 75,000 US$ 56,393 01
69-74 NZ$ 34,000 US$ 25,065 01
63-68 NZ$ 133,737 US$ 99,740 08
57-62 NZ$ 81,325 US$ 60,574 15
51-56 NZ$ 82,920 US$ 61,433 17
45-50 NZ$ 98,503 US$ 72,817 59
39-44 NZ$ 93,882 US$ 69,464 84
33-38 NZ$ 84,870 US$ 62,740 100
27-32 NZ$ 72,702 US$ 53,817 140
22-26 NZ$ 50,104 US$ 37,095 75
16-21 NZ$ 38,413 US$ 28,497 15
Less NZ$ 100,888 US$ 75,858 01
NZ$ 67,922 US$ 50,072 444

 SURVEY BY FIELDS  NEW ZEALAND

Salary USD Polls
Management & Business Management & Business NZ$ 114,537 US$ 84,749 93
Finance & Banking Finance & Banking NZ$ 97,032 US$ 71,648 31
Engineers & Technicians IV Engineers & Technicians IV NZ$ 95,316 US$ 70,573 18
Aviation & Shipping Aviation & Shipping NZ$ 88,741 US$ 65,420 06
IT & Telecommunication II IT & Telecommunication II NZ$ 86,004 US$ 63,540 73
Law Law NZ$ 83,405 US$ 61,527 19
Health Care & Medical II Health Care & Medical II NZ$ 81,890 US$ 60,431 18
Health Care & Medical Health Care & Medical NZ$ 80,214 US$ 59,250 22
Architect Constructions Architect Constructions NZ$ 78,916 US$ 58,177 06
Human Resources Human Resources NZ$ 78,809 US$ 58,495 21
IT & Telecommunication IT & Telecommunication NZ$ 78,671 US$ 58,140 91
Marketing, Sales, Purchase Marketing, Sales, Purchase NZ$ 72,965 US$ 53,889 59
Construction & Labor Workers Construction & Labor Workers NZ$ 72,891 US$ 53,837 47
Engineers & Technicians V Engineers & Technicians V NZ$ 72,181 US$ 53,291 13
Public Sector Public Sector NZ$ 67,143 US$ 49,608 19
Insurance Insurance NZ$ 66,747 US$ 49,382 21
Media Media NZ$ 66,568 US$ 49,074 15
Engineers & Technicians Engineers & Technicians NZ$ 64,472 US$ 47,662 55
Manufacturing & Labor Workers Manufacturing & Labor Workers NZ$ 63,231 US$ 46,825 15
Logistics, Road, Railway Logistics, Road, Railway NZ$ 62,330 US$ 46,060 25
Agriculture & Fishing Agriculture & Fishing NZ$ 61,205 US$ 45,148 17
Education & University Education & University NZ$ 59,024 US$ 43,643 40
Accounting & Administration Accounting & Administration NZ$ 56,981 US$ 42,053 86
Salesmen & Saleswomen Salesmen & Saleswomen NZ$ 55,968 US$ 41,272 22
Properties & Real Estates Properties & Real Estates NZ$ 55,833 US$ 41,160 06
Hotels & Tourism Hotels & Tourism NZ$ 53,125 US$ 39,164 10
Organization & Coordination Organization & Coordination NZ$ 51,696 US$ 38,279 10
Customer Services Customer Services NZ$ 51,609 US$ 38,080 27
Making Design Making Design NZ$ 47,154 US$ 34,812 30
Restaurants, Inns, Pubs Restaurants, Inns, Pubs NZ$ 31,590 US$ 23,288 12

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 SURVEY BY CAREERS  NEW ZEALAND

Salary USD Polls
General Manager NZ$ 129,500 US$ 96,043 12
Manager NZ$ 115,708 US$ 85,711 12
Other IT Career NZ$ 110,446 US$ 81,545 13
Sales Manager NZ$ 107,376 US$ 79,599 10
IT Manager NZ$ 106,933 US$ 79,081 15
Business Development Manager NZ$ 106,850 US$ 79,024 10
Lead Developer NZ$ 103,285 US$ 76,394 07
Operations Manager NZ$ 102,805 US$ 75,788 12
Civil Engineer NZ$ 100,823 US$ 74,518 13
System Analyst NZ$ 98,000 US$ 72,718 07
IT Project Manager NZ$ 90,700 US$ 67,040 10
Logistics Manager NZ$ 89,525 US$ 66,204 10
Construction Project Manager NZ$ 87,090 US$ 64,294 11
Other Engineer Career NZ$ 84,777 US$ 62,613 09
Lawyer NZ$ 81,192 US$ 59,914 13
Chartered Accountant NZ$ 80,125 US$ 59,068 08
Insurance Broker NZ$ 74,444 US$ 55,096 09
Software Engineer NZ$ 71,364 US$ 52,610 12
Lecturer NZ$ 67,533 US$ 49,933 12
Other Public Sector Career NZ$ 66,765 US$ 49,369 14
Engineer NZ$ 63,443 US$ 47,059 11
Accountant NZ$ 63,406 US$ 46,890 08
Software Developer NZ$ 62,136 US$ 45,948 12
Electrical Engineer NZ$ 60,470 US$ 44,713 11
Accounting Assistant NZ$ 51,681 US$ 38,173 11
Graphic Designer NZ$ 46,453 US$ 34,295 18
Office Administrator NZ$ 45,025 US$ 33,192 08
Customer Consultant NZ$ 43,865 US$ 32,424 07
Call Center NZ$ 42,255 US$ 31,183 09
Administrator NZ$ 40,686 US$ 29,994 09

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 SURVEY BY WORK  NEW ZEALAND

Salary USD Polls
Permanent NZ$ 73,192 US$ 54,063 853
Contract NZ$ 79,650 US$ 59,095 57
Self Employed NZ$ 113,652 US$ 84,028 21
Part Time NZ$ 48,409 US$ 35,874 29

 SURVEY BY CITIES  NEW ZEALAND

Salary USD Polls
Wellington NZ$ 82,541 US$ 60,968 132
Auckland NZ$ 76,599 US$ 56,616 519
Tauranga NZ$ 75,363 US$ 55,781 19
Hamilton Urban Area NZ$ 69,775 US$ 51,495 62
Christchurch NZ$ 64,856 US$ 47,896 122
Dunedin NZ$ 64,648 US$ 47,839 26
Napier-Hastings Urban Area NZ$ 56,534 US$ 41,677 29

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 SURVEY BY COUNTRIES ( ALL CAREERS )

Salary USD Polls
United States United States US$ 81,588 US$ 81,588 16,833
United Kingdom United Kingdom GBP 49,434 US$ 75,682 3,114
Australia Australia AU$ 96,124 US$ 75,020 2,334
Hong Kong Hong Kong HKD 569,990 US$ 73,514 1,454
Germany Germany EUR 62,831 US$ 71,310 1,337
Singapore Singapore SGD 87,308 US$ 64,533 2,519
New Zealand NZ$ 73,712 US$ 54,468 960
Mexico Mexico MXN 758,050 US$ 50,660 285
Indonesia Indonesia IDR 306,419,131 US$ 31,713 1,168
Malaysia Malaysia MYR 102,144 US$ 28,536 4,481

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