SOFTWARE DEVELOPER SALARY IN NEW ZEALAND

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Average gross salary for Software Developer GROSS SALARY
NZ$ 83,227
Average gorss salary (USD) for Software Developer GROSS SALARY (USD)
US$ 61,526
Average net salary for Software Developer NET SALARY
NZ$ 63,433
The most typical salary for Software Developer MOST TYPICAL GROSS
NZ$ 50,000
  Updated: 05 Jun 2020   Diff. gross vs. net: 23%
  Salary entries: 23

Software Developer Earnings in New Zealand

Average salary for Software Developer in New Zealand is NZ$ 83,227.

Average take home earning is NZ$ 63,433 (Net).

The most typical salary is NZ$ 50,000 (Gross).

These data are from our visitors surveys (23 individual salaries).

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Percentage of people Earn this salary or more
9 % NZ$ 153,600
13 % NZ$ 130,000
26 % NZ$ 100,000
52 % NZ$ 73,000
96 % NZ$ 50,000
100 % NZ$ 45,000
City Avg. gross salary (USD) Salary entries
Auckland NZ$ 75,833 US$ 56,982 12
Christchurch NZ$ 117,750 US$ 87,804 04
Wellington NZ$ 82,150 US$ 59,430 04
Napier-Hastings Urban Area NZ$ 72,000 US$ 47,832 02
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  SALARY BY LEVEL   SOFTWARE DEVELOPER   NEW ZEALAND

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Salary levels Avg. gross salary (USD) Avg. gross salary   Salary entries
More US$ 201,961 NZ$ 276,000
01
155K US$ 102,043 NZ$ 153,600
01
135K US$ 93,090 NZ$ 130,000
01
125K US$ 87,809 NZ$ 120,000
01
105K US$ 74,323 NZ$ 100,000
02
85K US$ 61,631 NZ$ 80,000
01
75K US$ 54,107 NZ$ 73,000
05
65K US$ 46,806 NZ$ 64,878
03
55K US$ 38,786 NZ$ 50,000
07
45K US$ 37,459 NZ$ 45,000
01

  SALARY BY GENDER   SOFTWARE DEVELOPER   NEW ZEALAND

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Avg. gross salary (USD) Avg. gross salary   Salary entries
Men US$ 63,182 NZ$ 86,311 18
N/A US$ 55,565 NZ$ 72,126 05

  SALARY BY EDUCATION   SOFTWARE DEVELOPER   NEW ZEALAND

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Avg. gross salary (USD) Avg. gross salary   Salary entries
Doctorate Degree US$ 62,953 NZ$ 75,000 01
Masters Degree US$ 88,892 NZ$ 120,200 05
Bachelors Degree US$ 51,242 NZ$ 69,889 16
Some College US$ 87,809 NZ$ 120,000 01

Software Developer workers holding Masters Degree degrees enjoy the highest average gross salaries in New Zealand. With an earned Masters Degree, they grosses NZ$ 120,200. While Software Developer workers with Bachelors Degree education earn the least, with an average gross income of NZ$ 69,889. This is 73.47% lower of what Masters Degree degree holders earn.


  SALARY BY EXPERIENCE   SOFTWARE DEVELOPER   NEW ZEALAND

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Avg. gross salary (USD) Avg. gross salary   Salary entries
20+ Years US$ 201,961 NZ$ 276,000 01
12-16 Years US$ 102,043 NZ$ 153,600 01
8-12 Years US$ 66,903 NZ$ 92,500 04
4-8 Years US$ 57,260 NZ$ 77,500 06
2-4 Years US$ 50,512 NZ$ 68,658 04
1-2 Years US$ 49,379 NZ$ 62,500 02
0-1 Year US$ 39,822 NZ$ 50,000 05

Software Developer workers in New Zealand with more years of work experience outperform their counterparts with less experience. Workers with 20+ Years of experience earn a gross average of NZ$ 276,000 compared to NZ$ 50,000 for their counterparts with 0-1 Year of experience. The difference between workers with 20+ Years of experience and 0-1 Year is 407.16%.


  SALARY BY AGE   SOFTWARE DEVELOPER   NEW ZEALAND

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Avg. gross salary (USD) Avg. gross salary   Salary entries
57-62 US$ 201,961 NZ$ 276,000 01
45-50 US$ 45,839 NZ$ 69,000 01
39-44 US$ 36,587 NZ$ 50,000 01
33-38 US$ 76,628 NZ$ 105,900 04
27-32 US$ 60,421 NZ$ 84,000 05
22-26 US$ 40,529 NZ$ 53,000 05
16-21 US$ 41,621 NZ$ 50,000 01
N/A US$ 55,565 NZ$ 72,126 05
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  SALARY BY JOB TYPE   SOFTWARE DEVELOPER   NEW ZEALAND

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Avg. gross salary (USD) Avg. gross salary   Salary entries
Permanent US$ 54,834 NZ$ 74,201 21
Contract US$ 61,631 NZ$ 80,000 01
Self Employed US$ 201,961 NZ$ 276,000 01
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  SALARY BY CITY   SOFTWARE DEVELOPER   NEW ZEALAND

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# Avg. gross salary (USD) Avg. gross salary   Salary entries
1. Christchurch Software Developer in Christchurch US$ 87,804 NZ$ 117,750 04
2. Wellington Software Developer in Wellington US$ 59,430 NZ$ 82,150 04
3. Auckland Software Developer in Auckland US$ 56,982 NZ$ 75,833 12
4. Napier-Hastings Urban Area Software Developer in Napier-Hastings Urban Area US$ 47,832 NZ$ 72,000 02

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  SALARY BY COUNTRY    SOFTWARE DEVELOPER

# Avg. gross salary (USD) Avg. gross salary   Salary entries
1. United States United States Software Developer US$ 89,974 US$ 89,974 253
2. Australia Australia Software Developer in Australia US$ 76,578 AU$ 89,090 52
3. United Kingdom United Kingdom Software Developer in United Kingdom US$ 70,440 GBP 48,532 65
4. Germany Germany Software Developer in Germany US$ 65,800 EUR 54,453 126
5. New Zealand New Zealand US$ 61,526 NZ$ 83,227 23
6. Hong Kong Hong Kong Software Developer in Hong Kong US$ 52,952 HKD 412,071 14
7. Singapore Singapore Software Developer in Singapore US$ 48,509 SGD 63,512 55
8. Mexico Mexico Software Developer in Mexico US$ 46,063 MXN 831,533 15
9. Malaysia Malaysia Software Developer in Malaysia US$ 19,310 MYR 71,438 126
10. Indonesia Indonesia Software Developer in Indonesia US$ 12,745 IDR 162,253,826 26

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(11/11)  SOFTWARE DEVELOPER


 Posted: 05 Jun 2020

Bachelors Degree, 4-8 years: "Write code, agile."
Individual GROSS salary:
NZ$ 75,000
US$ 49,825


(10/11)  LEAD ENGINEER


 Posted: 09 Apr 2020

Bachelors Degree, 12-16 years: "Blockchain, smart contracts, javascript, solidity."
Individual GROSS salary:
NZ$ 153,600
US$ 102,043


(9/11)  SOFTWARE DEVELOPER


 Posted: 30 Jan 2020

Bachelors Degree, 2-4 years: "Software developer."
Individual GROSS salary:
NZ$ 69,000
US$ 45,839


(8/11)  SOFTWARE ENGINEER


 Posted: 30 Jun 2019

Masters Degree, 4-8 years: "Develop and maintain .NET application."
Individual GROSS salary:
NZ$ 75,000
US$ 53,706


(7/11)  FULLSTACK DEVELOPER


 Posted: 29 Nov 2018

Bachelors Degree, 1-2 years: "Web development, literally keeping the company from going under."
Individual GROSS salary:
NZ$ 50,000
US$ 35,804


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(6/11)  CONSULTANT


 Posted: 20 Nov 2018

Bachelors Degree, 8-12 years: "QlikView Consultant."
Individual GROSS salary:
NZ$ 130,000
US$ 93,090


(5/11)  DEVELOPER


 Posted: 27 Jun 2018

Bachelors Degree, 4-8 years: "Software development."
Individual GROSS salary:
NZ$ 100,000
US$ 71,608


(4/11)  .NET DEVELOPER


 Posted: 07 May 2018

Masters Degree, 8-12 years: "Backend, SQL, ASP.Net, MVC."
Individual GROSS salary:
NZ$ 70,000
US$ 50,125


(3/11)  DEVELOPER


 Posted: 06 Nov 2017

Bachelors Degree, 8-12 years: "Develop software for different companies."
Individual GROSS salary:
NZ$ 50,000
US$ 36,587


(2/11)  SENIOR DEVELOPER


 Posted: 28 Aug 2017

Some College, 8-12 years: "Designing and developing systems."
Individual GROSS salary:
NZ$ 120,000
US$ 87,809


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(1/11)  CEO


 Posted: 11 Jul 2017

Masters Degree, 20+ years: "CEO and Founder of software development company."
Individual GROSS salary:
NZ$ 276,000
US$ 201,961


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