This survey and comprehensive report are free for participating companies. 

Survey closing date: May 17th 2023.

Changes in remuneration remain a key topic in the New Zealand employment market in 2023

What changes have occurred in your sector?

How have salaries changed over the past 2 years?
We have heard of increases but have these increases occurred across all positions?
How do your company’s salaries compare to others in your industry sector?
What is the variability in salaries across the regions of New Zealand?
What benefits are being offered to attract and retain employees?


The 2023 New Zealand Salary Survey provides detailed remuneration information for the

Manufacturing, Operations, Supply Chain, Technical, Compliance, Health & Safety, and related sectors.


Positions groups included in the survey:

  • Supply Chain, Transport and Procurement
  • Operations and Manufacturing
  • Technical – Product Development, Nutrition, Sensory, Packaging, Process development
  • Quality – QA, QC, Laboratory, Compliance, Food Safety
  • Health and Safety
  • Environmental
  • Engineering and Maintenance

You can view a sample of a 2021 survey report here.

Participate in the 2023 survey 

For large businesses wishing to input multiple positions, we can receive bulk data in a spreadsheet or XML format from your HRIS system.

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Survey closing date: May 17th 2023

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New Zealand Salary Survey Questionnaire.

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