How much does a Software Engineer make?

Updated 19 Jan 2022
$85,000 /yr
Average Base Pay

1,608 salaries

$58K

Low

$85K

Average

$120K

High

No additional cash compensation has been reported for this role

How much does a Software Engineer make? The national average salary for a Software Engineer is $85,000 in New Zealand. Filter by location to see Software Engineer salaries in your area. Salary estimates are based on 1,608 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by Software Engineer employees.

Seniority Levels

L2
Software Engineer$85,000 /yr
L3
Senior Software Engineer$112,500 /yr
L4
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$140,000

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$83,130

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Xero
4.3

Xero

Software Engineer

$92,475

 /yr
Range: $58K - $110K
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$58K

$110K

$58,000 - $110,000 Range

ASB Bank
4.1

ASB Bank

Software Engineer

$80,000

 /yr
Range: $56K - $132K

$56K

$132K

$56,196 - $132,000 Range

Aderant
3.7

Aderant

Software Engineer

$65,000

 /yr
Range: $49K - $110K

$49K

$110K

$48,742 - $110,000 Range

Verizon Connect
3.4

Verizon Connect

Software Engineer

$78,321

 /yr
Range: $65K - $96K

$65K

$96K

$65,000 - $96,000 Range

EROAD
3.4

EROAD

Software Engineer

$100,000

 /yr
Range: $63K - $140K

$63K

$140K

$62,500 - $140,000 Range

Orion Health
3.5

Orion Health

Software Engineer

$70,000

 /yr
Range: $56K - $133K

$56K

$133K

$56,000 - $132,826 Range

Datacom Systems
3.4

Datacom Systems

Software Engineer

$84,763

 /yr
Range: $55K - $130K

$55K

$130K

$55,000 - $130,000 Range

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Coretex
3.1

Coretex

Software Engineer

$70,000

 /yr
Range: $53K - $120K

$53K

$120K

$52,500 - $120,000 Range

Trimble
4.1

Trimble

Software Engineer

$65,000

 /yr
Range: $52K - $132K

$52K

$132K

$52,057 - $132,000 Range

Olympic Software
4.4

Olympic Software

Software Engineer

$73,000

 /yr
Range: $58K - $84K

$58K

$84K

$58,000 - $84,000 Range

Weta Digital
3.6

Weta Digital

Software Engineer - Hourly Contractor

$80

 /hr
Range: $62 - $83

$62

$83

$62 - $83 Range

Serato
4.7

Serato

Software Engineer

$92,000

 /yr
Range: $67K - $150K

$67K

$150K

$67,000 - $150,000 Range

SLI Systems
3.4

SLI Systems

Software Engineer

$71,908

 /yr
Range: $51K - $131K

$51K

$131K

$50,622 - $130,628 Range

Vista Entertainment Solutions
3.4

Vista Entertainment Solutions

Software Engineer

$108,000

 /yr
Range: $70K - $148K

$70K

$148K

$70,000 - $148,000 Range

Westpac New Zealand
3.9

Westpac New Zealand

Software Engineer

$95,000

 /yr
Range: $65K - $120K

$65K

$120K

$65,000 - $120,000 Range

Allied Telesis
3.5

Allied Telesis

Software Engineer

$60,000

 /yr
Range: $54K - $80K

$54K

$80K

$54,263 - $80,000 Range

Spark New Zealand
3.8

Spark New Zealand

Software Engineer

$85,000

 /yr
Range: $55K - $120K

$55K

$120K

$55,000 - $120,000 Range

Gentrack
3.6

Gentrack

Software Engineer

$78,000

 /yr
Range: $65K - $99K

$65K

$99K

$65,000 - $99,000 Range

Plexure

Software Engineer

$100,000

 /yr
Range: $80K - $135K

$80K

$135K

$80,000 - $135,000 Range

Nyriad
3.9

Nyriad

Software Engineer

$50,000

 /yr
Range: $34K - $96K

$34K

$96K

$34,000 - $96,000 Range

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Frequently asked questions about a Software Engineer salaries

The national average salary for a Software Engineer is $85,000 per year in New Zealand. Filter by location to see a Software Engineer salaries in your area. Salaries estimates are based on 1605 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by a Software Engineer employees.

The highest salary for a Software Engineer in New Zealand is $120,000 per year.

The lowest salary for a Software Engineer in New Zealand is $58,200 per year.

Recent Salary Reports

Below are the most recent software engineer salary reports. Employer name has been removed to protect anonymity.

$60,000
per year
A Software Engineer in the Auckland Area area reported making $60,000 per year
Job Highlights
3-4 years experience
Auckland Area area
Full-time
 
51 to 200 employees
Company - Private
$81,739
per year
A Software Engineer in the Auckland Area area reported making $81,739 per year
Job Highlights
3-4 years experience
Auckland Area area
Full-time
 
51 to 200 employees
Company - Private
$80,000
per year
A Software Engineer in the Auckland Area area reported making $80,000 per year
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
Auckland Area area
Full-time
 
1001 to 5000 employees
Company - Private
$96,000
per year
A Software Engineer in the Auckland Area area reported making $96,000 per year
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Auckland Area area
Full-time
 
501 to 1000 employees
Government
$8,000
monthly
A Software Engineer in the Auckland Area area reported making $8,000 per month
Job Highlights
8-10 years experience
Auckland Area area
Part-time
 
51 to 200 employees
Company - Private