31 Jul 2010

Many more high-paid jobs being advertised now

9:59 pm on 31 July 2010

The job search website SEEK New Zealand says it is advertising far more high-paying positions than it was last year.

The company says it has 48% more advertisements for jobs with six-figure salaries than it did a year ago.

It has also listed the sectors with the highest number of jobs paying more than $100,000 a year.

They are IT and technology, banking and financial services, engineering, healthcare, medical sales, marketing and accounting.

SEEK says there are currently 2500 ads for jobs paying more than $100,000 a year, and 10% of those pay more than $200,000.