New Zealanders earn an average of $45,800 (£24,358) per year and are among the highest earners in the world. The question is: who are the highest paid professionals in the country, and just how much exactly do they earn?
Join us as we take a look at the 10 highest paying jobs in New Zealand, the home of Middle-earth!
10. Information Technology Manager
Job Description: IT managers are tasked with implementing and maintaining an organisation’s technology infrastructure. This is one of the most common careers that graduates pursue in the growing IT industry, with professionals being in high demand.
IT managers typically get paid between $90,000 and $130,000 (£47,823 and £69,145) a year. Contractors, meanwhile, can earn between $90 and $110 (£47 and £58) an hour.