ENGINEERS & TECHNICIANS SALARY IN NEW ZEALAND

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Average gross salary for Engineers & Technicians GROSS SALARY
NZ$ 70,575
Average gorss salary (USD) for Engineers & Technicians GROSS SALARY (USD)
US$ 52,616
Average net salary for Engineers & Technicians NET SALARY
NZ$ 53,579
The most typical salary for Engineers & Technicians MOST TYPICAL GROSS
NZ$ 62,774
  Updated: 09 Nov 2020   Diff. gross vs. net: 24%
  Salary entries: 90

Average salary for Engineers & Technicians in New Zealand is NZ$ 70,575.

Average take home earning is NZ$ 53,579 (Net).

The most typical salary is NZ$ 62,774 (Gross).

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Percentage of people Earn this salary or more
8 % NZ$ 122,200
13 % NZ$ 101,600
20 % NZ$ 93,750
66 % NZ$ 62,774
82 % NZ$ 54,005
93 % NZ$ 44,834
99 % NZ$ 35,971
Career Avg. gross salary (USD) Salary entries
Engineer NZ$ 67,425 US$ 49,235 20
Electrical Engineer NZ$ 64,892 US$ 48,660 17
Technician NZ$ 59,072 US$ 43,618 11
Mechanical Engineer NZ$ 72,000 US$ 56,584 07
Technical Manager NZ$ 81,333 US$ 61,026 06
Electrician NZ$ 77,343 US$ 57,102 05
Research Engineer NZ$ 72,820 US$ 55,806 05
AutoCAD NZ$ 60,500 US$ 46,052 04
Engineering Manager NZ$ 105,000 US$ 79,941 03
Electrical Technician NZ$ 63,833 US$ 48,637 03
City Avg. gross salary (USD) Salary entries
Auckland NZ$ 76,173 US$ 56,513 46
Christchurch NZ$ 67,102 US$ 49,842 19
Wellington NZ$ 58,000 US$ 42,966 08
Dunedin NZ$ 55,000 US$ 41,051 05
Tauranga NZ$ 81,500 US$ 61,850 03
Napier-Hastings Urban Area NZ$ 65,426 US$ 54,732 03
Hamilton Urban Area NZ$ 45,800 US$ 32,594 02
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  SALARY BY LEVEL   ENGINEERS & TECHNICIANS   NEW ZEALAND

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Salary levels Avg. gross salary (USD) Avg. gross salary   Salary entries
US$ 103,115 NZ$ 144,000
01
US$ 99,651 NZ$ 150,000
01
US$ 86,675 NZ$ 122,200
05
US$ 75,540 NZ$ 101,600
05
US$ 71,435 NZ$ 93,750
06
US$ 58,837 NZ$ 81,770
09
US$ 56,627 NZ$ 74,543
16
US$ 47,051 NZ$ 62,774
16
US$ 41,882 NZ$ 54,005
15
US$ 33,586 NZ$ 44,834
10
US$ 27,389 NZ$ 35,971
05
US$ 3,580 NZ$ 5,000
01

  SALARY BY GENDER   ENGINEERS & TECHNICIANS   NEW ZEALAND

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Avg. gross salary (USD) Avg. gross salary   Salary entries
US$ 57,664 NZ$ 78,786 56
US$ 41,689 NZ$ 51,546 06
US$ 44,860 NZ$ 58,231 28

  SALARY BY EDUCATION   ENGINEERS & TECHNICIANS   NEW ZEALAND

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Avg. gross salary (USD) Avg. gross salary   Salary entries
US$ 63,729 NZ$ 80,225 03
US$ 55,232 NZ$ 71,465 12
US$ 50,673 NZ$ 69,161 44
US$ 50,500 NZ$ 66,157 16
US$ 55,160 NZ$ 75,138 14
US$ 71,608 NZ$ 100,000 01

Engineers & Technicians workers holding Bellow H. School degrees enjoy the highest average gross salaries in New Zealand. With an earned Bellow H. School, they grosses NZ$ 100,000. While Engineers & Technicians workers with Some College education earn the least, with an average gross income of NZ$ 66,157. This is 41.80% lower of what Bellow H. School degree holders earn.


  SALARY BY EXPERIENCE   ENGINEERS & TECHNICIANS   NEW ZEALAND

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Avg. gross salary (USD) Avg. gross salary   Salary entries
US$ 58,473 NZ$ 77,411 17
US$ 67,079 NZ$ 89,500 04
US$ 51,728 NZ$ 68,288 09
US$ 59,240 NZ$ 81,451 12
US$ 58,458 NZ$ 78,954 19
US$ 40,382 NZ$ 55,526 13
US$ 43,981 NZ$ 56,900 12
US$ 33,302 NZ$ 45,250 04

Engineers & Technicians workers in New Zealand with more years of work experience outperform their counterparts with less experience. Workers with 16-20 Years of experience earn a gross average of NZ$ 89,500 compared to NZ$ 45,250 for their counterparts with 0-1 Year of experience. The difference between workers with 16-20 Years of experience and 0-1 Year is 101.43%.


  SALARY BY AGE   ENGINEERS & TECHNICIANS   NEW ZEALAND

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Avg. gross salary (USD) Avg. gross salary   Salary entries
US$ 72,247 NZ$ 102,500 02
US$ 59,453 NZ$ 87,000 04
US$ 75,095 NZ$ 93,916 06
US$ 57,829 NZ$ 72,500 04
US$ 57,837 NZ$ 79,230 08
US$ 53,384 NZ$ 73,216 24
US$ 48,324 NZ$ 65,899 12
US$ 45,679 NZ$ 66,500 02
US$ 44,860 NZ$ 58,231 28
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  SALARY BY CAREER   ENGINEERS & TECHNICIANS   NEW ZEALAND

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# Avg. gross salary (USD) Avg. gross salary   Salary entries
1. US$ 99,651 NZ$ 150,000 01
2. US$ 93,216 NZ$ 121,000 01
3. US$ 79,941 NZ$ 105,000 03
4. US$ 61,026 NZ$ 81,333 06
5. US$ 53,025 NZ$ 80,000 01
6. US$ 60,090 NZ$ 78,000 01
7. US$ 57,102 NZ$ 77,343 05
8. US$ 49,825 NZ$ 75,000 01
9. US$ 55,806 NZ$ 72,820 05
10. US$ 56,584 NZ$ 72,000 07
11. US$ 49,235 NZ$ 67,425 20
12. US$ 49,065 NZ$ 65,000 02
13. US$ 50,075 NZ$ 65,000 01
14. US$ 48,660 NZ$ 64,892 17
15. US$ 48,637 NZ$ 63,833 03
16. US$ 46,052 NZ$ 60,500 04
17. US$ 42,965 NZ$ 60,000 01
18. US$ 43,618 NZ$ 59,072 11

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In New Zealand economy, Mechanical Engineer Lead is on the top list of highest earners, earning an average gross salary of NZ$ 150,000. Electrical Engineer Lead and Engineering Manager follow, earning NZ$ 121,000 and NZ$ 105,000, respectively. Mechanical Technician earn a gross annual average of NZ$ 60,000, while Technician earn NZ$ 59,072. The gap between the lowest and the highest paid careers is 131.94%.


  SALARY BY JOB TYPE   ENGINEERS & TECHNICIANS   NEW ZEALAND

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Avg. gross salary (USD) Avg. gross salary   Salary entries
US$ 52,716 NZ$ 70,767 87
US$ 3,580 NZ$ 5,000 01
US$ 91,468 NZ$ 125,000 01
US$ 54,107 NZ$ 65,000 01
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  SALARY BY CITY   ENGINEERS & TECHNICIANS   NEW ZEALAND

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# Avg. gross salary (USD) Avg. gross salary   Salary entries
1. US$ 61,850 NZ$ 81,500 03
2. US$ 56,513 NZ$ 76,173 46
3. US$ 49,842 NZ$ 67,102 19
4. US$ 54,732 NZ$ 65,426 03
5. US$ 42,966 NZ$ 58,000 08
6. US$ 41,051 NZ$ 55,000 05
7. US$ 32,594 NZ$ 45,800 02

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  SALARY BY COUNTRY    ENGINEERS & TECHNICIANS

# Avg. gross salary (USD) Avg. gross salary   Salary entries
1. Australia US$ 97,104 AU$ 109,316 202
2. United States US$ 83,458 US$ 83,458 929
3. Germany US$ 71,338 EUR 59,068 314
4. United Kingdom US$ 67,472 GBP 45,982 241
5. Hong Kong US$ 60,021 HKD 466,794 60
6. New Zealand US$ 52,616 NZ$ 70,575 90
7. Singapore US$ 51,670 SGD 66,999 190
8. Mexico US$ 37,537 MXN 634,996 54
9. Indonesia US$ 25,610 IDR 322,855,800 93
10. Malaysia US$ 23,859 MYR 86,011 575

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(35/35)  FIRE ALARM TECHNICIAN


 Posted: 09 Nov 2020

High School, 2-4 years: "Testing fire alarm and sprinkler systems."
Individual GROSS salary:
NZ$ 47,840
US$ 31,782


(34/35)  TEAM LEADER


 Posted: 10 Oct 2020

High School, 4-8 years: "Qualified electrician, 4 years study."
Individual GROSS salary:
NZ$ 78,000
US$ 51,818


(33/35)  PROJECT MANAGER


 Posted: 31 Aug 2020

Bachelors Degree, 12-16 years: "Project Manage, Contract Manage, Tendering, Procurement."
Individual GROSS salary:
NZ$ 100,000
US$ 66,434


(32/35)  ELECTRONIC DESIGNER


 Posted: 01 Aug 2020

Bachelors Degree, 12-16 years: "Electronic designer, systems and module ..."
Individual GROSS salary:
NZ$ 65,000
US$ 43,182


(31/35)  ELECTRIC VEHICLE SHOP TECHNICIAN


 Posted: 26 Jun 2020

Bachelors Degree, 1-2 years: "BHONS Electrical Engineering, Dip. EENZ."
Individual GROSS salary:
NZ$ 36,855
US$ 24,484


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(30/35)  ELECTRICIAN


 Posted: 25 May 2020

Some College, 20+ years: "Electrical systems."
Individual GROSS salary:
NZ$ 60,000
US$ 39,860


(29/35)  SITE ENGINEER


 Posted: 14 May 2020

Bachelors Degree, 1-2 years: "Bachelor of engineering."
Individual GROSS salary:
NZ$ 80,000
US$ 53,147


(28/35)  ASSOCIATE


 Posted: 11 May 2020

Bachelors Degree, 8-12 years: "Associate Mechanical HVAC Engineer."
Individual GROSS salary:
NZ$ 150,000
US$ 99,651


(27/35)  TRAINING MANAGER


 Posted: 19 Apr 2020

Bachelors Degree, 16-20 years: "Project Management, Training."
Individual GROSS salary:
NZ$ 125,000
US$ 83,042


(26/35)  TESTING ENGINEER


 Posted: 15 Apr 2020

Bachelors Degree, 8-12 years: "Rolling stock background."
Individual GROSS salary:
NZ$ 120,000
US$ 79,721


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(25/35)  OPTIMISATION ENGINEER


 Posted: 13 Apr 2020

Bachelors Degree, 2-4 years: "Analytics, Project Management."
Individual GROSS salary:
NZ$ 84,000
US$ 55,804


(24/35)  ELECTRONICS ENGINEER


 Posted: 26 Mar 2020

Bachelors Degree, 20+ years: "Electronics design, manufacturing, calibration, ISO 17025, robotics, acoustics, instrumentation, sensors, oceanographic equipment."
Individual GROSS salary:
NZ$ 95,000
US$ 63,112


(23/35)  ELECTRONICS ENGINEER


 Posted: 07 Mar 2020

Bachelors Degree education, 2-4 years of experience.
Individual GROSS salary:
NZ$ 60,000
US$ 39,860


(22/35)  WELDER


 Posted: 19 Feb 2020

High School, 2-4 years: "Pipe welding general fabrication."
Individual GROSS salary:
NZ$ 75,000
US$ 49,825


(21/35)  GRADUATE


 Posted: 15 Jul 2019

Bachelors Degree, 0-1 year: "Graduate role, electrical projects."
Individual GROSS salary:
NZ$ 58,000
US$ 41,532


(20/35)  STRUCTURAL ENGINEER


 Posted: 14 Jul 2019

Masters Degree, 4-8 years: "Analyse and design structural systems."
Individual GROSS salary:
NZ$ 74,201
US$ 53,134


(19/35)  VALIDATION ENGINEER


 Posted: 01 Jul 2019

Bachelors Degree, 2-4 years: "Testing, qualifying new equipment and maintain validated status of existing equipment. Documentation of validation protocols."
Individual GROSS salary:
NZ$ 5,000
US$ 3,580


(18/35)  GENERAL MANAGER


 Posted: 13 Jun 2019

High School, 20+ years: "Manage sale, engineering and manufacturing."
Individual GROSS salary:
NZ$ 144,000
US$ 103,115


(17/35)  TECHNICIAN


 Posted: 09 Jun 2019

Some College, 20+ years: "Maintenance and repairs."
Individual GROSS salary:
NZ$ 60,000
US$ 42,965


(16/35)  PROJECT ENGINEER


 Posted: 24 May 2019

Some College, 4-8 years: "Project engineer on construction sites."
Individual GROSS salary:
NZ$ 120,000
US$ 85,929


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(15/35)  SITE MANAGER


 Posted: 19 Feb 2019

Some College, 20+ years: "Overseeing engineers who are Installing data, Fibre-optic and MATV cables."
Individual GROSS salary:
NZ$ 56,500
US$ 40,458


(14/35)  PASSIVE FIRE ENGINEER


 Posted: 16 Feb 2019

Bachelors Degree, 4-8 years: "Consultancy and Site works."
Individual GROSS salary:
NZ$ 72,000
US$ 51,558


(13/35)  FIELD SERVICE ENGINEER


 Posted: 15 Jan 2019

Some College, 20+ years: "Repair and maintain machinery."
Individual GROSS salary:
NZ$ 68,000
US$ 48,693


(12/35)  GEOMETRIC DESIGNER


 Posted: 03 Jan 2019

High School, 8-12 years: "Geometric Designer."
Individual GROSS salary:
NZ$ 95,000
US$ 68,027


(11/35)  ELECTRONIC AND FIRMWARE ENGINEER


 Posted: 06 Dec 2018

Bachelors Degree, 4-8 years: "* PCB and electronic design responsibility * Firmware and software design * Project management and supervision * Stakeholder engagement."
Individual GROSS salary:
NZ$ 85,937
US$ 61,537


(10/35)  STRUCTURAL


 Posted: 05 Dec 2018

Bachelors Degree, 2-4 years: "Designer of structure s."
Individual GROSS salary:
NZ$ 73,000
US$ 52,274


(9/35)  SENIOR ENGINEER


 Posted: 28 Nov 2018

Bachelors Degree, 12-16 years: "Design, estimation, calculation."
Individual GROSS salary:
NZ$ 75,000
US$ 53,706


(8/35)  TECHNICIAN, DESIGN, SALES


 Posted: 26 Nov 2018

High School, 8-12 years: "Design heating products Manufacturing heating products."
Individual GROSS salary:
NZ$ 48,000
US$ 34,372


(7/35)  SENIOR GEOMETRIC DESIGNER


 Posted: 01 Sep 2018

High School, 8-12 years: "Commercial and Government Design Sector."
Individual GROSS salary:
NZ$ 94,500
US$ 67,669


(6/35)  REFRIGERATION TECHNICIAN


 Posted: 10 Jul 2018

Some College, 8-12 years: "Installation, Diagnosis and service of commercial and marine refrigeration."
Individual GROSS salary:
NZ$ 75,000
US$ 53,706


(5/35)  DESIGN ENGINEER


 Posted: 17 Jun 2018

Bachelors Degree, 4-8 years: "Machine design and product design."
Individual GROSS salary:
NZ$ 80,000
US$ 57,286


(4/35)  SENIOR CIVIL 3D MODELLER


 Posted: 26 Apr 2018

Bellow H. School, 8-12 years: "AutoCAD Civil 3D model production."
Individual GROSS salary:
NZ$ 100,000
US$ 71,608


(3/35)  SECURITY TECH


 Posted: 01 Jan 2018

Some College, 4-8 years: "Installing Electronic Security system."
Individual GROSS salary:
NZ$ 60,000
US$ 42,965


(2/35)  GENERAL ELECTRICAL WIRING


 Posted: 13 Nov 2017

High School, 20+ years: "Wiring new homes, additions and alterations, electrical repairs and maintenance (mainly domestic, some commercial)."
Individual GROSS salary:
NZ$ 125,000
US$ 91,468


(1/35)  DESIGN ENGINEER - ELECTRICAL ENGINEER


 Posted: 18 Jul 2017

Bachelors Degree, 4-8 years: "Electrical & Controls Engineering."
Individual GROSS salary:
NZ$ 60,000
US$ 43,905


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