Average salary for New Zealand

NEW ZEALAND

Recent salary survey based on Levels, Education, Experience, Age, Gender

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AVERAGE GROSS SALARY  i

NZ$ 73,077


AVERAGE NET SALARY  i

NZ$ 55,076


MOST FREQUENT SALARY  i

NZ$ 43,742

MOST FREQUENT ( USD ) i

US$ 32,273

 
INDIV. SALARY CITY POSTED
Manager NZ$ 65,000 N/A 08 Feb 2016  Details »
Engineer NZ$ 86,000 Auckland 31 Jan 2016  Details »
Business Development Manager NZ$ 90,000 Tauranga 31 Jan 2016  Details »
Human Resource NZ$ 95,000 Auckland 21 Jan 2016  Details »
Registered Nurse NZ$ 65,446 Wellington 21 Jan 2016  Details »
Web Designer NZ$ 42,000 Auckland 12 Jan 2016  Details »
Unix or Linux System Administrator NZ$ 100,000 Wellington 31 Dec 2015  Details »
Mechanical Engineer NZ$ 107,000 Tauranga 23 Dec 2015  Details »
Mechanical Engineer NZ$ 53,000 Auckland 06 Dec 2015  Details »
IT Manager NZ$ 120,000 Auckland 01 Dec 2015  Details »
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01. SURVEY BY LEVELS :: New Zealand

Frequencies

 Most frequent salary is NZ$ 43,742
 19.80 % earn at least NZ$ 101,723
 44.18 % earn at least NZ$ 73,657
 71.16 % earn at least NZ$ 52,518

SALARY ( US ) POLLS ( % ) ( % ) EARN AT LEAST
15K NZ$ 15,870 US$ 11,766 04 0.44 % 100 % Survey »
25K NZ$ 25,330 US$ 18,715 24 2.61 % 99.56 % Survey »
35K NZ$ 34,441 US$ 25,418 93 10.12 % 96.95 % Survey »
45K NZ$ 43,742 US$ 32,273 144 15.67 % 86.83 % Survey »
55K NZ$ 52,518 US$ 38,746 134 14.58 % 71.16 % Survey »
65K NZ$ 62,925 US$ 46,431 114 12.40 % 56.58 % Survey »
75K NZ$ 73,657 US$ 54,356 96 10.45 % 44.18 % Survey »
85K NZ$ 81,922 US$ 60,567 76 8.27 % 33.73 % Survey »
95K NZ$ 93,584 US$ 69,098 52 5.66 % 25.46 % Survey »
105K NZ$ 101,723 US$ 75,081 67 7.29 % 19.80 % Survey »
115K NZ$ 113,409 US$ 83,605 17 1.85 % 12.51 % Survey »
125K NZ$ 121,538 US$ 89,734 26 2.83 % 10.66 % Survey »
135K NZ$ 132,000 US$ 97,531 09 0.98 % 7.83 % Survey »
145K NZ$ 141,534 US$ 104,714 11 1.20 % 6.86 % Survey »
155K NZ$ 150,700 US$ 111,206 20 2.18 % 5.66 % Survey »
165K NZ$ 161,857 US$ 119,321 07 0.76 % 3.48 % Survey »
175K NZ$ 171,666 US$ 127,410 03 0.33 % 2.72 % Survey »
185K NZ$ 180,000 US$ 132,696 04 0.44 % 2.39 % Survey »
195K NZ$ 190,000 US$ 140,068 01 0.11 % 1.96 % Survey »
205K NZ$ 200,000 US$ 147,440 04 0.44 % 1.85 % Survey »
More NZ$ 276,109 US$ 204,170 13 1.41 % 1.41 % Survey »

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02. SURVEY BY YEARS :: New Zealand

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SALARY ( US ) POLLS
2016 NZ$ 73,907 US$ 55,571 06 Survey »
2015 NZ$ 81,856 US$ 61,548 52 Survey »
2014 NZ$ 86,780 US$ 63,975 96 Survey »
2013 NZ$ 75,191 US$ 55,431 87 Survey »
2012 NZ$ 74,203 US$ 54,703 239 Survey »
2011 NZ$ 67,996 US$ 50,127 439 Survey »

03. SURVEY BY GENDER :: New Zealand

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SALARY ( US ) POLLS
Male NZ$ 88,006 US$ 65,055 303 Survey »
Female NZ$ 60,083 US$ 44,383 172 Survey »
N/A NZ$ 67,922 US$ 50,072 444

04. SURVEY BY EDUCATION :: New Zealand

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SALARY ( US ) POLLS
Doctorate Degree NZ$ 116,542 US$ 86,219 28 Survey »
Masters Degree NZ$ 85,226 US$ 62,903 153 Survey »
Bachelors Degree NZ$ 73,031 US$ 53,910 426 Survey »
Some College NZ$ 67,153 US$ 49,566 172 Survey »
High School NZ$ 58,461 US$ 43,167 127 Survey »
Bellow H. School NZ$ 59,104 US$ 43,572 13 Survey »

05. SURVEY BY EXPERIENCE :: New Zealand

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SALARY ( US ) POLLS
20+ Years NZ$ 87,462 US$ 64,701 119 Survey »
16-20 Years NZ$ 102,864 US$ 75,882 64 Survey »
12-16 Years NZ$ 91,592 US$ 67,712 60 Survey »
8-12 Years NZ$ 85,847 US$ 63,344 182 Survey »
4-8 Years NZ$ 70,640 US$ 52,134 189 Survey »
2-4 Years NZ$ 54,731 US$ 40,387 136 Survey »
1-2 Years NZ$ 50,353 US$ 37,128 91 Survey »
0-1 Year NZ$ 47,049 US$ 34,694 78 Survey »

06. SURVEY BY AGES :: New Zealand

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SALARY ( US ) POLLS
More NZ$ 75,000 US$ 56,393 01 Survey »
69-74 NZ$ 34,000 US$ 25,065 01 Survey »
63-68 NZ$ 81,414 US$ 60,281 07 Survey »
57-62 NZ$ 82,452 US$ 61,333 13 Survey »
51-56 NZ$ 83,415 US$ 61,748 16 Survey »
45-50 NZ$ 99,766 US$ 73,723 57 Survey »
39-44 NZ$ 92,606 US$ 68,463 81 Survey »
33-38 NZ$ 84,074 US$ 62,084 95 Survey »
27-32 NZ$ 72,242 US$ 53,362 124 Survey »
22-26 NZ$ 48,519 US$ 35,853 69 Survey »
16-21 NZ$ 39,454 US$ 29,139 11 Survey »
N/A NZ$ 67,922 US$ 50,072 444

07. SURVEY BY FIELDS :: New Zealand

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SALARY ( US ) POLLS
Management & Business Management & Business NZ$ 110,362 US$ 81,533 88 Survey »
Finance & Banking Finance & Banking NZ$ 98,067 US$ 72,382 30 Survey »
Engineers & Technicians IV Engineers & Technicians IV NZ$ 97,312 US$ 71,936 16 Survey »
Aviation & Shipping Aviation & Shipping NZ$ 88,741 US$ 65,420 06 Survey »
IT & Telecommunication II IT & Telecommunication II NZ$ 83,708 US$ 61,782 71 Survey »
Law Law NZ$ 83,405 US$ 61,527 19 Survey »
Health Care & Medical II Health Care & Medical II NZ$ 81,890 US$ 60,431 18 Survey »
Health Care & Medical Health Care & Medical NZ$ 80,214 US$ 59,250 22 Survey »
Architect Constructions Architect Constructions NZ$ 78,916 US$ 58,177 06 Survey »
IT & Telecommunication IT & Telecommunication NZ$ 78,187 US$ 57,717 86 Survey »
Human Resources Human Resources NZ$ 75,294 US$ 55,672 17 Survey »
Construction & Labor Workers Construction & Labor Workers NZ$ 72,997 US$ 53,896 46 Survey »
Marketing, Sales, Purchase Marketing, Sales, Purchase NZ$ 72,965 US$ 53,889 59 Survey »
Engineers & Technicians V Engineers & Technicians V NZ$ 72,181 US$ 53,291 13 Survey »
Public Sector Public Sector NZ$ 67,143 US$ 49,608 19 Survey »
Insurance Insurance NZ$ 66,694 US$ 49,258 19 Survey »
Media Media NZ$ 66,568 US$ 49,074 15 Survey »
Engineers & Technicians Engineers & Technicians NZ$ 65,287 US$ 48,228 52 Survey »
Logistics, Road, Railway Logistics, Road, Railway NZ$ 62,330 US$ 46,060 25 Survey »
Manufacturing & Labor Workers Manufacturing & Labor Workers NZ$ 62,189 US$ 45,931 13 Survey »
Agriculture & Fishing Agriculture & Fishing NZ$ 61,205 US$ 45,148 17 Survey »
Education & University Education & University NZ$ 59,684 US$ 44,034 35 Survey »
Salesmen & Saleswomen Salesmen & Saleswomen NZ$ 57,814 US$ 42,621 21 Survey »
Accounting & Administration Accounting & Administration NZ$ 56,755 US$ 41,864 84 Survey »
Properties & Real Estates Properties & Real Estates NZ$ 55,833 US$ 41,160 06 Survey »
Hotels & Tourism Hotels & Tourism NZ$ 53,125 US$ 39,164 10 Survey »
Customer Services Customer Services NZ$ 51,609 US$ 38,080 27 Survey »
Organization & Coordination Organization & Coordination NZ$ 50,245 US$ 37,041 08 Survey »
Making Design Making Design NZ$ 46,711 US$ 34,457 29 Survey »
Restaurants, Inns, Pubs Restaurants, Inns, Pubs NZ$ 31,590 US$ 23,288 12 Survey »

08. SURVEY BY CAREERS :: New Zealand

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SALARY ( US ) POLLS
General Manager NZ$ 129,500 US$ 96,043 12 Survey »
Manager NZ$ 117,590 US$ 87,009 11 Survey »
Other IT Career NZ$ 110,483 US$ 81,448 12 Survey »
Sales Manager NZ$ 107,376 US$ 79,599 10 Survey »
Business Development Manager NZ$ 106,850 US$ 79,024 10 Survey »
IT Manager NZ$ 104,928 US$ 77,479 14 Survey »
Operations Manager NZ$ 102,805 US$ 75,788 12 Survey »
Civil Engineer NZ$ 101,833 US$ 75,170 12 Survey »
Construction Manager NZ$ 95,285 US$ 70,245 07 Survey »
Logistics Manager NZ$ 89,525 US$ 66,204 10 Survey »
Construction Project Manager NZ$ 89,000 US$ 65,611 10 Survey »
IT Project Manager NZ$ 87,444 US$ 64,464 09 Survey »
Other Engineer Career NZ$ 84,777 US$ 62,613 09 Survey »
Lawyer NZ$ 81,192 US$ 59,914 13 Survey »
Chartered Accountant NZ$ 80,125 US$ 59,068 08 Survey »
Insurance Broker NZ$ 75,625 US$ 55,874 08 Survey »
Software Engineer NZ$ 71,364 US$ 52,610 12 Survey »
Construction Foreman NZ$ 70,542 US$ 52,088 07 Survey »
Lecturer NZ$ 69,040 US$ 50,896 10 Survey »
Other Public Sector Career NZ$ 66,765 US$ 49,369 14 Survey »
Accountant NZ$ 63,406 US$ 46,890 08 Survey »
Software Developer NZ$ 63,239 US$ 46,707 11 Survey »
Engineer NZ$ 63,097 US$ 46,656 09 Survey »
Electrical Engineer NZ$ 60,470 US$ 44,713 11 Survey »
Accounting Assistant NZ$ 51,350 US$ 37,855 10 Survey »
Graphic Designer NZ$ 45,657 US$ 33,658 17 Survey »
Office Administrator NZ$ 45,025 US$ 33,192 08 Survey »
Customer Consultant NZ$ 43,865 US$ 32,424 07 Survey »
Call Center NZ$ 42,255 US$ 31,183 09 Survey »
Administrator NZ$ 40,686 US$ 29,994 09 Survey »

09. SURVEY BY WORK :: New Zealand

Personal Report »
SALARY ( US ) POLLS
Permanent NZ$ 73,184 US$ 54,025 826 Survey »
Contract NZ$ 66,961 US$ 49,443 50 Survey »
Self Employed NZ$ 119,142 US$ 88,006 19 Survey »
Part Time NZ$ 45,658 US$ 33,695 24 Survey »

10. SURVEY BY CITIES :: New Zealand

Personal Report »
SALARY ( US ) POLLS
Wellington NZ$ 82,949 US$ 61,240 128 Survey »
Tauranga NZ$ 78,661 US$ 58,211 18 Survey »
Auckland NZ$ 75,123 US$ 55,471 501 Survey »
Hamilton Urban Area NZ$ 70,272 US$ 51,819 59 Survey »
Dunedin NZ$ 65,543 US$ 48,372 22 Survey »
Christchurch NZ$ 64,802 US$ 47,802 115 Survey »
Napier-Hastings Urban Area NZ$ 56,534 US$ 41,677 29 Survey »

11. SURVEY BY COUNTRIES ( ALL CAREERS )

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SALARY ( US ) POLLS
United States United States US$ 78,932 US$ 78,932 15,123 Survey »
United Kingdom United Kingdom GBP 47,610 US$ 72,782 2,615 Survey »
Australia Australia AU$ 93,035 US$ 72,634 2,038 Survey »
Germany Germany EUR 62,179 US$ 70,544 1,120 Survey »
Hong Kong Hong Kong HKD 537,440 US$ 69,322 1,285 Survey »
Singapore Singapore SGD 84,420 US$ 62,425 2,298 Survey »
Mexico Mexico MXN 700,530 US$ 46,843 229 Survey »
Indonesia Indonesia IDR 316,846,019 US$ 33,005 947 Survey »
Malaysia Malaysia MYR 97,528 US$ 27,326 4,007 Survey »


SUMMARY :: NEW ZEALAND


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.



RECENT POLLS :: NEW ZEALAND


INDIV. SALARY CITY DESCRIPTION
Accountant NZ$ 80,000 Auckland Accounts role, ar/ap responsibility Details »
Civil Engineer NZ$ 80,000 Auckland structural engineer working with 40 engineers and supervising about 12 engineers Details »
Construction Joiner NZ$ 150,000 Auckland Retrofiting double glazing windows into existing homes Details »
Contract Administrator NZ$ 56,650 N/A Contract Administrator for Roading Contracts Details »
Electrical Engineer NZ$ 100,000 Auckland Analysisi. Modelling. Progment managment Details »
General Manager NZ$ 80,000 Auckland New Zealand Manager for Calendar Club Details »
Human Resources Manager NZ$ 96,000 Auckland All HR disciplines for 500 staff in NZ/Fiji Details »
IT Manager NZ$ 120,000 Auckland Product manager in financial software Details »
Lawyer NZ$ 52,000 Auckland Intellectual property law specialising in trade marks Details »
Lead Developer NZ$ 120,000 Wellington DevOps analysis, strategic road map and implementation Details »
Marketing Manager NZ$ 98,800 Wellington Marketing and communications manager Details »
Mechanical Engineer NZ$ 53,000 Auckland Project Engineer working at Hospitals Details »
Network Administrator NZ$ 85,000 Wellington Systems and network administration Details »
Other Public Sector Career NZ$ 74,000 Auckland High school business teacher - economics Details »
PHP Developer NZ$ 80,000 Auckland Senior PHP developer, server administration. Details »
Public Administration Lead NZ$ 120,000 Wellington Policy advice to Ministers and to the Prime Minister on social and economic issues Details »
Relationship Manager NZ$ 80,000 Auckland Maintain and build rapport with stakeholders to ensure that best practice is happening all the way. Lean Details »
Sales Manager NZ$ 300,000 Auckland National Sales manager, FMCG industry Details »
Software Developer NZ$ 50,000 Auckland Basically I do android development, being responsible for the front end job. I also did UX design and some server simulator job. I can do wide-range of Android job Details »

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