How much does a Software Developer make?

Updated 7 Oct 2021
$93,644 /yr
Average Base Pay

6,351 salaries

$65K

Low

$94K

Average

$135K

High

No additional cash compensation has been reported for this role

The national average salary for Software Developer is $93,644 per year in Australia. Filter by location to see Software Developer salaries in your area. Salaries estimates are based on 6351 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by Software Developer employees.

Seniority Levels

L2
Software Developer$95,000 /yr
L3
Senior Software Developer$125,800 /yr
Career Path

Related Job Titles

Entry Level Software Developer

$59

per year

Java Developer

$82

per year

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REA Group
4.3

REA Group

Software Developer

$98,142

 /yr
Range: $64K - $123K
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$64K

$123K

$64,150 - $122,672 Range

WiseTech Global
4

WiseTech Global

Software Developer

$91,351

 /yr
Range: $65K - $120K

$65K

$120K

$64,589 - $119,655 Range

MYOB
3.3

MYOB

Software Developer

$100,235

 /yr
Range: $65K - $120K

$65K

$120K

$65,000 - $120,000 Range

TechnologyOne
3.2

TechnologyOne

Software Developer

$78,233

 /yr
Range: $65K - $112K

$65K

$112K

$65,000 - $112,000 Range

Atlassian
4.6

Atlassian

Software Developer

$109,632

 /yr
Range: $86K - $129K

$86K

$129K

$85,563 - $128,873 Range

Iress
4

Iress

Software Developer

$90,333

 /yr
Range: $73K - $135K

$73K

$135K

$72,726 - $134,987 Range

Google
4.5

Google

Software Developer

$100,000

 /yr
Range: $60K - $165K

$60K

$165K

$60,000 - $164,898 Range

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W. Ray Wallace

Software Developer

$90,000

 /yr
Range: $55K - $125K

$55K

$125K

$55,000 - $125,000 Range

Thoughtworks
4.1

Thoughtworks

Software Developer

$81,000

 /yr
Range: $59K - $110K

$59K

$110K

$58,500 - $110,000 Range

carsales.com.au
3.8

carsales.com.au

Software Developer

$95,000

 /yr
Range: $75K - $158K

$75K

$158K

$75,000 - $158,394 Range

Accenture
4.1

Accenture

Software Developer

$83,827

 /yr
Range: $60K - $120K

$60K

$120K

$60,000 - $120,000 Range

Optiver
4.2

Optiver

Software Developer

$105,000

 /yr
Range: $80K - $228K

$80K

$228K

$80,260 - $228,377 Range

Sandstone Technology
4.1

Sandstone Technology

Software Developer

$67,550

 /yr
Range: $53K - $100K

$53K

$100K

$52,800 - $100,000 Range

Macquarie Group
3.8

Macquarie Group

Software Developer

$94,620

 /yr
Range: $82K - $150K

$82K

$150K

$82,342 - $150,000 Range

InfoTrack
4.1

InfoTrack

Software Developer

$79,659

 /yr
Range: $55K - $97K

$55K

$97K

$55,000 - $96,654 Range

Computershare
3.2

Computershare

Software Developer

$70,000

 /yr
Range: $60K - $94K

$60K

$94K

$60,000 - $94,469 Range

PageUp
4.3

PageUp

Software Developer

$83,750

 /yr
Range: $61K - $117K

$61K

$117K

$61,242 - $117,000 Range

Xero
4.3

Xero

Software Developer

$103,974

 /yr
Range: $64K - $110K

$64K

$110K

$64,208 - $110,000 Range

3.4

Alex Solutions

Software Developer

$65,000

 /yr
Range: $49K - $90K

$49K

$90K

$48,691 - $90,000 Range

Tata Consultancy Services
3.9

Tata Consultancy Services

Software Developer

$79,000

 /yr
Range: $60K - $103K

$60K

$103K

$60,000 - $103,220 Range

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Frequently asked questions about a Software Developer salaries

The national average salary for a Software Developer is $95,000 per year in Australia. Filter by location to see a Software Developer salaries in your area. Salaries estimates are based on 6430 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by a Software Developer employees.

The highest salary for a Software Developer in Australia is $136,800 per year.

The lowest salary for a Software Developer in Australia is $66,000 per year.

Recent Salary Reports

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

$120,000
per year
A Software Developer in the Sydney Area area reported making $120,000 per year
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3-4 years experience
Sydney Area area
Full-time
 
1001 to 5000 employees
Company - Public
$50
hourly
A Software Developer in the Melbourne Area area reported making $50 per hour
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5-7 years experience
Melbourne Area area
Contract
 
51 to 200 employees
Company - Private
$140,000
per year
A Software Developer in the Sydney Area area reported making $140,000 per year
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Sydney Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Private
$120,000
per year
A Software Developer in the Sydney Area area reported making $120,000 per year
Job Highlights
8-10 years experience
Sydney Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Private
$60,000
per year
A Software Developer in the Sydney Area area reported making $60,000 per year
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
Sydney Area area
Full-time
 
1 to 50 employees
Company - Private