SALARY RANGES

These provide an indication only – your actual income will depend on your employer, your qualifications and experience, and the role you undertake.
National pay rates by category

Category Median pay Range
Accounting $65k $40k – $125k
Agriculture, fishing & forestry $50k $35k – $85k
Architecture $75k $45k – $115k
Automotive $55k $35k – $85k
Banking, finance & insurance $65k $40k – $115k
Construction & roading $60k $37k – $135k
Customer service $42k $35k – $65k
Education $55k $35k – $80k
Engineering $70k $40k – $125k
Executive & general management $95k $42k – $225k
Government & council $65k $42k – $125k
Healthcare $55k $35k – $95k
Hospitality & tourism $40k $32k – $65k
HR & recruitment $65k $42k – $129k
IT $95k $45k – $207k
Legal $65k $40k – $133k
Manufacturing & operations $45k $35k – $85k
Marketing, media & communications $65k $40k – $115k
Office & administration $47k $35k – $65k
Other $45k $32k – $95k
Property $75k $40k – $135k
Retail $40k $32k – $65k
Sales $55k $37k – $105k
Science & technology $55k $35k – $115k
Trades & services $52k $35k – $85k
Transport & logistics $47k $35k – $75k
Data is for full-time roles listed on Trade Me Jobs between October 2016 and March 2017