WELLINGTON, NEW ZEALAND SALARY

Average gross salary for Wellington GROSS SALARY
NZ$ 84,746
Average gorss salary (USD) for Wellington GROSS SALARY (USD)
US$ 65,347
Average net salary for Wellington NET SALARY
NZ$ 63,068
The most typical salary for Wellington MOST TYPICAL GROSS
NZ$ 44,304
  Updated: 09 Apr 2020   Diff. gross vs. net: 25%
  Salary entries: 178

Wellington Earnings

Average salary in Wellington is NZ$ 84,746.

Average take home earning is NZ$ 63,068 (Net).

The most typical salary is NZ$ 44,304 (Gross).

These data are from our visitors surveys (178 individual salaries).

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Percentage of people Earn this salary or more
5 % NZ$ 175,000
10 % NZ$ 144,000
29 % NZ$ 102,343
59 % NZ$ 74,888
92 % NZ$ 44,304
96 % NZ$ 35,586
99 % NZ$ 24,516
Career Avg. gross salary (USD) Salary entries
Manager NZ$ 117,000 US$ 87,475 06
IT Manager NZ$ 128,200 US$ 99,086 05
IT Project Manager NZ$ 114,800 US$ 86,214 05
Lead Developer NZ$ 104,750 US$ 79,679 04
System Analyst NZ$ 85,500 US$ 68,711 04
Software Developer NZ$ 82,150 US$ 59,430 04
Call Center NZ$ 44,000 US$ 34,580 04
Construction Project Manager NZ$ 77,766 US$ 60,403 03
Lecturer NZ$ 75,800 US$ 59,079 03
Engineer NZ$ 50,000 US$ 35,804 03

Salary entries from individual employees for Wellington

Below is the list of 100 individual salary profiles - all added on this website.

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(42/42)  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

(41/42)  LIVE OPS MANAGER


 Posted: 01 Apr 2020

Bachelors Degree, 12-16 years: "Managing live apps."
Individual GROSS salary:
NZ$ 104,000
US$ 69,091

(40/42)  INTERMEDIATE SOFTWARE DEVELOPER


 Posted: 16 Mar 2020

Bachelors Degree, 2-4 years: "Develop applications in .Net."
Individual GROSS salary:
NZ$ 72,000
US$ 47,832

(39/42)  SECURITY CONSULTANT


 Posted: 12 Mar 2020

Bachelors Degree, 4-8 years: "Security consultant."
Individual GROSS salary:
NZ$ 60,000
US$ 39,860

(38/42)  SALES MANAGER


 Posted: 02 Mar 2020

Some College, 20+ years: "Business building, sales."
Individual GROSS salary:
NZ$ 47,000
US$ 31,224

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(37/42)  QUALITY CONTROL LEADER


 Posted: 06 Feb 2020

Bachelors Degree, 16-20 years: "Completes customer quality questionnaires, surveys and requests for information. • Identifies, develops and implements plans for quality improvement, cost reduction, waste reduction, increased throughput and general operational improvement through the use of Lean Six Sigma Statistical Methods. • Performs random Product and Production audits. This includes arranging audits, training and preparation, issue and close out findings, reporting, tracking and elevation of issues, e.g. HACCP, ISO. • Reporting on legal compliance areas and NCR’s raised during audits. Ensuring the close out of all non-conformances raised during audits. • Facilitate identification & implementation of process measurements and controls, which consistently deliver conforming product to our customers. • Establishes and maintains a division-wide metrics document structure/numbering scheme and approval requirement process for the quality document control system • Develops, implements and maintains quality documentation storage and/or routing systems. • Reviews and monitors the organization's documentation, policies and procedures ensuring accuracy and compliance to the relevant quality and WCOM programs."
Individual GROSS salary:
NZ$ 55,000
US$ 36,539

(36/42)  CONFERENCE AND EVENTS SUPERVISOR


 Posted: 15 Dec 2019

Bachelors Degree, 4-8 years: "Make sure everything runs well without any glitch on any particular day for any particular client who is running a events with us."
Individual GROSS salary:
NZ$ 43,000
US$ 30,791

(35/42)  BUSINESS MANAGEMENT


 Posted: 27 Nov 2019

Masters Degree, 2-4 years: "I am handling all the things like how to improve business, in which exhibition we have to go, and aslo motivate work force for his and company development, also implement new technics on field for higher production and less wastage."
Individual GROSS salary:
NZ$ 80,000
US$ 57,286

(34/42)  ASSOCIATE SYSTEM ENGINEER


 Posted: 05 Nov 2019

Bachelors Degree, 12-16 years: "Manage windows patching using SCCM, BAU incident management, Manage current Citrix Farm on PVS infrastructure."
Individual GROSS salary:
NZ$ 79,000
US$ 56,570

(33/42)  SENIOR JAVA DEVELOPER


 Posted: 10 Sep 2019

Bachelors Degree, 8-12 years: "I am Java/J2EE Developer with Good Hands-On Experience in Spring, SpringBoot, Hibernate, Microservices, Webservices, Javascript, Typescript, HTML, jQuery, MySql, Oracle PL/SQL etc."
Individual GROSS salary:
NZ$ 72,000
US$ 51,558

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(32/42)  VALIDATION ENGINEER


 Posted: 08 Sep 2019

Bachelors Degree, 4-8 years: "Perform validation and qualification of pharmaceutical equipment and plant."
Individual GROSS salary:
NZ$ 9,000
US$ 6,445

(31/42)  RETAIL CUSTOMER CONSULTANT


 Posted: 20 Jul 2019

Some College, 1-2 years: "I am working full time as customer consultant."
Individual GROSS salary:
NZ$ 45,000
US$ 32,223

(30/42)  MANAGER FINANCE


 Posted: 12 Jul 2019

Some College, 20+ years: "Manage staff operations budgets."
Individual GROSS salary:
NZ$ 96,000
US$ 68,743

(29/42)  OPERATIONAL SUPPORT TECHNICIAN


 Posted: 08 Jul 2019

High School, 1-2 years: "I fix shit that people break or cant use."
Individual GROSS salary:
NZ$ 65,425
US$ 46,849

(28/42)  NOT APPLICABLE


 Posted: 06 Jul 2019

Masters Degree, 8-12 years: "Note applicablee."
Individual GROSS salary:
NZ$ 145,000
US$ 103,831

(27/42)  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

(26/42)  MANAGER


 Posted: 27 Jun 2019

High School, 4-8 years: "Recruiting construction."
Individual GROSS salary:
NZ$ 133,000
US$ 95,238

(25/42)  SENIOR CREATIVE COPYWRITER


 Posted: 22 Jun 2019

Bachelors Degree, 8-12 years: "Advertising and design."
Individual GROSS salary:
NZ$ 75,000
US$ 53,706

(24/42)  SENIOR OD ADVISER


 Posted: 12 Jun 2019

Bachelors Degree, 20+ years: "Employee engagement, leadership development, team development, coaching."
Individual GROSS salary:
NZ$ 130,000
US$ 93,090

(23/42)  ACCOUNT MANAGER


 Posted: 04 Jun 2019

Bachelors Degree, 2-4 years: "Look after set portfolio."
Individual GROSS salary:
NZ$ 85,000
US$ 60,866

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(22/42)  PRODUCT MANAGER


 Posted: 19 May 2019

Bachelors Degree, 8-12 years: "A combination of Project Manager, Product Owner and Scrum Master."
Individual GROSS salary:
NZ$ 120,000
US$ 85,929

(21/42)  SECURITY CONSULTANT


 Posted: 06 May 2019

Bachelors Degree, 16-20 years: "Information Security Consulting, Governance and Risk."
Individual GROSS salary:
NZ$ 135,000
US$ 96,670

(20/42)  FIBER ENGINEER


 Posted: 01 May 2019

Bachelors Degree, 2-4 years: "Fiber field engineer."
Individual GROSS salary:
NZ$ 52,000
US$ 37,236

(19/42)  BUSINESS DEVELOPMENT MANAGER


 Posted: 28 Mar 2019

Some College, 20+ years: "Develop new business electrical systems."
Individual GROSS salary:
NZ$ 88,000
US$ 63,015

(18/42)  ASSISTANG MANAGER


 Posted: 18 Mar 2019

Masters Degree, 0-1 year: "Managing operations and teams. Assisting the main manager."
Individual GROSS salary:
NZ$ 45,000
US$ 32,223

(17/42)  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

(16/42)  GEOMETRIC DESIGNER


 Posted: 03 Jan 2019

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

(15/42)  SECRETARY


 Posted: 02 Jan 2019

High School, 20+ years: "Administration and filing."
Individual GROSS salary:
NZ$ 40,000
US$ 28,643

(14/42)  ARCHITECT


 Posted: 17 Dec 2018

Some College, 20+ years: "Architect, Technology Lead."
Individual GROSS salary:
NZ$ 290,000
US$ 207,662

(13/42)  STRUCTURAL


 Posted: 06 Dec 2018

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

(12/42)  CUSTOMER SERVICE SPECIALIST


 Posted: 16 Sep 2018

High School, 20+ years: "Data entry, outbound calling."
Individual GROSS salary:
NZ$ 47,200
US$ 33,799

(11/42)  PROFESSOR


 Posted: 14 Sep 2018

Doctorate Degree, 20+ years: "Academic research and teaching."
Individual GROSS salary:
NZ$ 145,000
US$ 103,831

(10/42)  SYSTEMS ENGINEER


 Posted: 06 Sep 2018

High School, 8-12 years: "Patching, resolve incidents, complete changes, create accounts, update certs."
Individual GROSS salary:
NZ$ 72,000
US$ 51,558

(9/42)  RESEARCHER


 Posted: 29 Aug 2018

Doctorate Degree, 2-4 years: "Research in oceanography."
Individual GROSS salary:
NZ$ 77,000
US$ 55,138

(8/42)  TEAM LEADER


 Posted: 26 Aug 2018

Bachelors Degree, 12-16 years: "Team leader on eight people."
Individual GROSS salary:
NZ$ 108,000
US$ 77,336

(7/42)  PRINCIPAL ARCHITECT


 Posted: 04 Aug 2018

Masters Degree, 20+ years: "Managing large projects, client facing, managing other architects and consultants."
Individual GROSS salary:
NZ$ 150,000
US$ 107,411

(6/42)  SUPERVISOR


 Posted: 15 Jul 2018

High School, 12-16 years: "Room attendants supervisor."
Individual GROSS salary:
NZ$ 40,000
US$ 28,643

(5/42)  INVESTMENT MANAGER


 Posted: 03 Jun 2018

Doctorate Degree, 2-4 years: "Managing scientific investments by central government."
Individual GROSS salary:
NZ$ 85,000
US$ 60,866

(4/42)  INSTRUCTIONAL DESIGNER


 Posted: 21 Mar 2018

Masters Degree, 2-4 years: "Training learning and development."
Individual GROSS salary:
NZ$ 90,000
US$ 64,447

(3/42)  ANALYST


 Posted: 20 Mar 2018

Bachelors Degree education, 2-4 years of experience.
Individual GROSS salary:
NZ$ 89,000
US$ 63,731

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(2/42)  QUANTITY SURVEYOR


 Posted: 23 Jan 2018

Masters Degree, 2-4 years: "Responsible for pre and post contract management."
Individual GROSS salary:
NZ$ 60,500
US$ 43,323

(1/42)  SECURITY TECH


 Posted: 02 Jan 2018

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

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  SALARY BY LEVEL    WELLINGTON

Salary levels Avg. gross salary (USD) Avg. gross salary   Salary entries
More US$ 205,140 NZ$ 261,400
05
205K US$ 166,483 NZ$ 200,000
01
185K US$ 148,291 NZ$ 180,000
02
175K US$ 128,877 NZ$ 175,000
01
165K US$ 117,079 NZ$ 160,000
01
155K US$ 112,829 NZ$ 150,720
05
145K US$ 108,216 NZ$ 144,000
03
135K US$ 98,389 NZ$ 133,666
06
125K US$ 94,767 NZ$ 121,250
08
115K US$ 93,044 NZ$ 114,000
03
105K US$ 79,429 NZ$ 102,343
16
95K US$ 74,951 NZ$ 95,168
16
85K US$ 63,593 NZ$ 84,012
16
75K US$ 57,474 NZ$ 74,888
22
65K US$ 47,386 NZ$ 62,915
17
55K US$ 40,440 NZ$ 52,054
16
45K US$ 33,665 NZ$ 44,304
25
35K US$ 28,632 NZ$ 35,586
08
25K US$ 19,068 NZ$ 24,516
05
Less US$ 5,013 NZ$ 7,000
02

  SALARY BY GENDER    WELLINGTON

Avg. gross salary (USD) Avg. gross salary   Salary entries
Men US$ 79,175 NZ$ 102,830 69
Women US$ 56,517 NZ$ 73,206 43
N/A US$ 56,643 NZ$ 73,358 66

  SALARY BY EDUCATION    WELLINGTON

Avg. gross salary (USD) Avg. gross salary   Salary entries
Doctorate Degree US$ 82,276 NZ$ 109,050 10
Masters Degree US$ 79,577 NZ$ 102,451 29
Bachelors Degree US$ 61,852 NZ$ 79,924 85
Some College US$ 65,045 NZ$ 85,217 28
High School US$ 54,465 NZ$ 70,567 23
Bellow H. School US$ 56,623 NZ$ 73,500 03

Workers holding Doctorate Degree degrees enjoy the highest average gross salaries in Wellington, New Zealand. With an earned Doctorate Degree, they grosses NZ$ 109,050. While Workers with High School education earn the least, with an average gross income of NZ$ 70,567. This is 51.06% lower of what Doctorate Degree degree holders earn.


  SALARY BY EXPERIENCE    WELLINGTON

Avg. gross salary (USD) Avg. gross salary   Salary entries
20+ Years US$ 88,431 NZ$ 114,738 31
16-20 Years US$ 104,647 NZ$ 132,072 12
12-16 Years US$ 67,864 NZ$ 90,816 12
8-12 Years US$ 73,279 NZ$ 94,775 34
4-8 Years US$ 54,984 NZ$ 70,560 37
2-4 Years US$ 47,845 NZ$ 63,664 28
1-2 Years US$ 41,720 NZ$ 53,455 11
0-1 Year US$ 38,140 NZ$ 49,969 13

Workers in Wellington, 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$ 132,072 compared to NZ$ 49,969 for their counterparts with 0-1 Year of experience. The difference between workers with 16-20 Years of experience and 0-1 Year is 174.38%.


  SALARY BY AGE    WELLINGTON

Avg. gross salary (USD) Avg. gross salary   Salary entries
More US$ 55,233 NZ$ 75,000 01
63-68 US$ 92,642 NZ$ 111,633 03
57-62 US$ 69,693 NZ$ 92,333 03
51-56 US$ 122,963 NZ$ 166,250 04
45-50 US$ 101,989 NZ$ 131,266 12
39-44 US$ 87,939 NZ$ 109,173 15
33-38 US$ 74,127 NZ$ 96,342 20
27-32 US$ 57,778 NZ$ 76,028 38
22-26 US$ 41,565 NZ$ 56,171 15
16-21 US$ 14,729 NZ$ 20,000 01
N/A US$ 56,643 NZ$ 73,358 66
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  SALARY BY FIELD    WELLINGTON

# Avg. gross salary (USD) Avg. gross salary   Salary entries
1. Arts, Culture, Performance US$ 117,079 NZ$ 160,000 01
2. Engineers & Technicians IV US$ 121,771 NZ$ 148,000 02
3. Logistics, Road, Railway US$ 103,831 NZ$ 145,000 01
4. Management & Business US$ 89,395 NZ$ 117,352 17
5. IT & Telecommunication II US$ 86,464 NZ$ 110,109 24
6. Law US$ 81,062 NZ$ 100,666 03
7. IT & Telecommunication US$ 74,715 NZ$ 97,614 27
8. Health Care & Medical US$ 73,627 NZ$ 95,148 03
9. Human Resources US$ 69,456 NZ$ 91,200 05
10. Education & University US$ 65,093 NZ$ 88,566 06
11. Finance & Banking US$ 68,126 NZ$ 87,444 09
12. Architect Constructions US$ 65,830 NZ$ 86,525 04
13. Public Sector US$ 61,920 NZ$ 79,500 07
14. Marketing, Sales, Purchase US$ 60,157 NZ$ 78,685 07
15. Organization & Coordination US$ 63,264 NZ$ 76,000 01
16. Media US$ 56,527 NZ$ 73,375 04
17. Making Design US$ 56,278 NZ$ 72,666 03
18. Construction & Labor Workers US$ 53,248 NZ$ 67,660 05
19. Health Care & Medical II US$ 45,097 NZ$ 58,500 02
20. Insurance US$ 44,072 NZ$ 58,333 03
21. Engineers & Technicians US$ 42,966 NZ$ 58,000 08
22. Manufacturing & Labor Workers US$ 36,539 NZ$ 55,000 01
23. Accounting & Administration US$ 43,506 NZ$ 54,906 14
24. Hotels & Tourism US$ 34,397 NZ$ 45,134 06
25. Customer Services US$ 34,057 NZ$ 44,700 06
26. Restaurants, Inns, Pubs US$ 36,460 NZ$ 43,800 01
27. Engineers & Technicians V US$ 31,680 NZ$ 41,333 03
28. Salesmen & Saleswomen US$ 29,025 NZ$ 36,770 04
29. Properties & Real Estates US$ 27,734 NZ$ 36,000 01

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Average salaries in Wellington, New Zealand can vary greatly based on a career field. Engineers & Technicians IV enjoy the highest gross average salaries (NZ$ 148,000), followed by Arts, Culture, Performance (NZ$ 160,000), and Logistics, Road, Railway (NZ$ 145,000). Lower average gross salaries in the Wellington, New Zealand are earned by those in Properties & Real Estates (NZ$ 36,000) and those in Salesmen & Saleswomen positions (NZ$ 36,770). The difference between the most paid and the lowest paid fields is 339.07%.


  SALARY BY CAREER    WELLINGTON

# Avg. gross salary (USD) Avg. gross salary   Salary entries
1. Director US$ 183,907 NZ$ 240,000 02
2. Other IT Career US$ 130,558 NZ$ 163,589 07
3. Security Specialist US$ 100,796 NZ$ 130,000 02
4. IT Manager US$ 99,086 NZ$ 128,200 05
5. SAP Consulting US$ 96,298 NZ$ 125,000 02
6. Manager US$ 87,475 NZ$ 117,000 06
7. IT Project Manager US$ 86,214 NZ$ 114,800 05
8. Relationship Manager US$ 87,439 NZ$ 113,500 02
9. Other Human Resource Career US$ 84,688 NZ$ 111,666 03
10. Lead Developer US$ 79,679 NZ$ 104,750 04
11. Finance Manager US$ 78,189 NZ$ 97,750 02
12. Chartered Financial Analyst US$ 81,509 NZ$ 97,500 02
13. J2EE Developer US$ 67,400 NZ$ 86,000 02
14. System Analyst US$ 68,711 NZ$ 85,500 04
15. Software Developer US$ 59,430 NZ$ 82,150 04
16. Other Education Career US$ 54,744 NZ$ 79,500 02
17. Construction Project Manager US$ 60,403 NZ$ 77,766 03
18. Other Architect Career US$ 61,584 NZ$ 76,800 02
19. Lecturer US$ 59,079 NZ$ 75,800 03
20. Database Administrator US$ 62,431 NZ$ 75,000 02
21. Other Public Sector Career US$ 58,272 NZ$ 73,833 03
22. Sales Engineer US$ 50,125 NZ$ 70,000 02
23. Accountant US$ 47,136 NZ$ 56,625 02
24. Accounting Assistant US$ 42,756 NZ$ 55,500 02
25. Engineer US$ 35,804 NZ$ 50,000 03
26. Salesmen or Saleswomen US$ 37,989 NZ$ 47,500 02
27. Customer Consultant US$ 33,011 NZ$ 46,100 02
28. Call Center US$ 34,580 NZ$ 44,000 04
29. Web Administrator US$ 34,625 NZ$ 41,500 02
30. Administrator US$ 29,085 NZ$ 34,940 02

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In Wellington, New Zealand economy, Director is on the top list of highest earners, earning an average gross salary of NZ$ 240,000. Other IT Career and Security Specialist follow, earning NZ$ 163,589 and NZ$ 130,000, respectively. Administrator earn a gross annual average of NZ$ 34,940, while Customer Consultant earn NZ$ 46,100. The gap between the lowest and the highest paid careers is 532.31%.


  SALARY BY JOB TYPE    WELLINGTON

Avg. gross salary (USD) Avg. gross salary   Salary entries
Permanent US$ 66,096 NZ$ 85,602 157
Contract US$ 60,039 NZ$ 81,828 10
Self Employed US$ 94,536 NZ$ 119,400 05
Part Time US$ 30,278 NZ$ 38,333 06
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  SALARY BY COUNTRY    WELLINGTON

# Avg. gross salary (USD) Avg. gross salary   Salary entries
1. Australia Australia US$ 88,017 AU$ 99,273 3,052
2. United States United States US$ 81,499 US$ 81,499 19,889
3. Germany Germany US$ 76,524 EUR 62,055 2,426
4. United Kingdom United Kingdom US$ 73,220 GBP 49,632 4,496
5. Hong Kong Hong Kong US$ 71,225 HKD 553,640 1,753
6. Singapore Singapore US$ 66,773 SGD 86,811 3,154
7. New Zealand New Zealand US$ 59,312 NZ$ 77,132 1,263
8. Mexico Mexico US$ 46,880 MXN 784,739 618
9. Malaysia Malaysia US$ 29,127 MYR 103,689 6,539
10. Indonesia Indonesia US$ 27,034 IDR 325,164,376 1,909

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