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Software engineer salary in Australia

How much does a Software Engineer make in Australia?

Average base salary

$104,159

The average salary for a software engineer is $104,159 per year in Australia. 1.1k salaries reported, updated at 24 November 2022

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Top companies for Software Engineers in Australia

  1. Australian Federal Police
    3.8star
    22 reviews11 salaries reported
    $139,626per year
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Highest paying cities near Australia for Software Engineers

  1. Macquarie Park NSW
    $121,805 per year
    8 salaries reported
  2. Sydney NSW
    $114,981 per year
    298 salaries reported
  3. Melbourne VIC
    $108,198 per year
    244 salaries reported
  1. Canberra ACT
    $105,144 per year
    61 salaries reported
  2. Wollongong NSW
    $103,398 per year
    8 salaries reported
  3. Brisbane QLD
    $103,269 per year
    95 salaries reported
  1. Gold Coast QLD
    $101,721 per year
    9 salaries reported
  2. Perth WA
    $100,095 per year
    48 salaries reported
  3. Brisbane Central Business District QLD
    $65,121 per year
    5 salaries reported
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