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New Zealand

Salaries in New Zealand

The salary in New Zealand is $3576. The average salary in micro-enterprises with up to 15 employees is $1788; in small enterprises with up to 100 employees it’s $3218, and $5364 in medium-sized companies with over 100 employees. The average salary in large enterprises from 250 people in New Zealand is $6794. In the state-financed organizations in New Zealand, the average salary is $3755.



Average salaries in New Zealand in 2022, 2021-2018 years

The average monthly salary in New Zealand in 2018 was $3470, in 2019 - $3505, in 2020 - $3540, in 2021 - $3540. The growth of the average salary in New Zealand since 2018 in dollars is 2%.

2022

Average monthly salary

$3576

Large enterprises
$6794
Medium enterprises
$5364
Small businesses
$3218
Microenterprises
$1788
Public sector New Zealand
$3755

2021

Average monthly salary

$3540

Large enterprises
$6726
Medium enterprises
$5310
Small businesses
$3186
Microenterprises
$1770
Public sector New Zealand
$3717

2020

Average monthly salary

$3540

Large enterprises
$6726
Medium enterprises
$5310
Small businesses
$3186
Microenterprises
$1770
Public sector New Zealand
$3717

2019

Average monthly salary

$3505

Large enterprises
$6659
Medium enterprises
$5257
Small businesses
$3154
Microenterprises
$1752
Public sector New Zealand
$3680

2018

Average monthly salary

$3470

Large enterprises
$6593
Medium enterprises
$5205
Small businesses
$3123
Microenterprises
$1735
Public sector New Zealand
$3643

Salaries are net per month, after all taxes and fees have been deducted.


Salaries in New Zealand by field of activity

We calculate the average salary in New Zealand by field of activity based on the main areas of employment in a particular city or country. The main areas of activity in New Zealand so far are:

Public administration, court and notary

The average salary in New Zealand in the state administration, the court and the notary is about $10730. The salary of the head of the region is about $35760, the salaries of local government deputies are $12160, the average salaries of officials in New Zealand region are $8760. Judges salaries are approximately $21460. The income of a private notary is $35760, and the state one is about $10730.

Average monthly salary
$10730
Head of the region
$35760
Government deputies
$12160
Government officials
$8760
Judges
$21460
Private notary
$35760
State notary
$10730


The education system

The average salary in the education system in New Zealand is $2500. The salary of a teacher at a school is $2860, and the headmaster is $5720. A kindergarten teacher in New Zealand earns about $1790, in turn, the head of the kindergarten receives $5540. In the higher education system in New Zealand, salaries are 15-20% higher, a university teacher receives about $5010, and a university rector receives $14660. The average salary of a college or technical school teacher is $3930, and the director is $9300.

Average monthly salary
$2500
School teacher
$2860
Headmaster of the school
$5720
University teacher
$5010
University rector
$14660
College teacher
$3930
College director
$9300
Kindergarten teacher
$1790
Kindergarten head
$5540

Medicine

The salary in the field of medicine in New Zealand is $4470. The salary of a general practitioner is $9480, a surgeons salary is $6440, a nurse receives $3400, and the chief doctor at the hospital receives $9480.

Average monthly salary
$4470
Chief Physician
$9480
General Practitioner
$4650
Doctor surgeon
$6440
Nurse
$3400



Law enforcement agencies

The security ministries in New Zealand include law enforcement agencies, the military, bailiffs, etc.; Their allowance depends, as a rule, on the rank and position. The average salary of security forces in New Zealand is $3930. The salary of a Colonel is approximately $9480, of a Major is $6440, of a Lieutenant or a Warrant officer is $3750, and enlisted personnel earns 2860.

Average monthly salary
$3930
Colonel
$9480
Major
$6440
Lieutenant, Ensign
$3750
Private, petty officer
$2860


Public catering

The average salary in the public catering sector in New Zealand is approximately $3220. The salary of a chef in a restaurant or cafe is $4470, of a barista is $3750, the average salary of a waiter is about $2860, and fast food workers salary in New Zealand is $2500.

Average monthly salary
$3220
Chef
$4470
Barista
$3750
Waiter
$2860
Fast food worker
$2500

Construction industry

The average salary in construction in New Zealand is about $4110. The salary of a civil engineer is $8400, of a foreman is $5720, the average salary of a house painter is about $3750, of a crane operator is $4290, and the salary of a construction worker is $3220.

Average monthly salary
$4110
Civil engineer
$8400
Foreman
$5720
House painter
$3750
Crane operator
$4290
Construction worker
$3220


IT

The average salary in the field of information technology in New Zealand is $8580. A programmer gets about $5540, a web developer about $4650, and a system administrator in New Zealand earns $4110.

Average monthly salary
$8580
Programmer
$5540
Web Developer
$4650
System Administrator
$4110

Office employees

The volume of the monthly average salary of office employees in various fields of activity in New Zealand is approximately 3790 dollars. A sales manager in New Zealand receives $3930, an office manager - $3750, an accountant - $3580, and a lawyer salary in New Zealand is about $4110.

Average monthly salary
$3790
Sales Manager
$3930
Office Manager
$3750
Accountant
$3580
Lawyer
$4110


Trading

The monthly income of store employees in New Zealand is $2500. The salary of the cashier is $2320, and the store director is $3400.

Average monthly salary
$2500
Seller-cashier
$2320
Store Directors
$3400

Transport

The average salary in the transport industry in New Zealand is $2500. The salary of a driver is 2860 dollars, a car mechanic is $2680, and the income of a taxi driver in New Zealand is about $5010 per month.

Average monthly salary
$2500
Driver
$2860
Car mechanic
$2680
Taxi driver
$5010


Utilities sector

The average salary of employees of the housing and communal services workers in New Zealand is about $1790. The salary of a plumber is $1790, of an electrician is $2320, and the average salary of a street cleaner is about $1610.

Average monthly salary
$1790
Plumber
$2150
Electrician
$2320
Street cleaner
$1610