The average pay for a Senior Software Development Engineer (SDE) is C$97,394 per year. People in this job generally don't have more than 20 years' experience. A skill in Java/J2EE is associated with high pay for this job.

C$68,549 - C$120,515
C$69K
C$97K
C$120K
MEDIAN: C$97,394
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50%
90%

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C$45.69 - C$53.80
C$49
MEDIAN: C$48.62
50%

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National Salary Data (?
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C$0C$50KC$100KC$150K
Salary
C$68,549 - C$120,515  
   
Bonus
C$970 - C$30,913  
Profit Sharing
C$3,000  
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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C$69,611 - C$137,020  
Country: Canada | Currency: CAD | Updated: 25 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 36
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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C$0C$25C$50C$75
Hourly Rate
C$48.62  
   
National Annualized Data (?
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C$0C$50KC$100KC$150K
Bonus
C$970 - C$30,913  
   
Profit Sharing
C$3,000  
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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C$69,611 - C$137,020  
Country: United States | Currency: CAD | Updated: 25 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 6

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Pay Difference by Location

National Average: C$99,766

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Q: What is it like working as a Senior Software Development Engineer (SDE)?

Senior Software Development Engineer (SDE) in Kitchener:
Pros: Casual and open environment. Good team.
Cons: CEO vision is sketchy. Market for our product seems stagnant.

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Key Stats for Senior Software Development Engineer (SDE)

Gender

Female
15 %
Male
85 %
1-4 years
5%
5-9 years
40%
10-19 years
45%
20 years or more
10%
Location:
Years in Fields/Career:
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Experience Affects Senior Software Development Engineer (SDE) Salaries

▲15%

▲9%

National Average
C$100,000

▼7%

Entry-Level
▼14%

Skills That Affect Senior Software Development Engineer (SDE) Salaries

Java/J2EE
▲12%


C programming Language
▲8%

National Average
C$100,000

▼1%

C++
▼8%

C#
▼14%

SQL
▼16%

JavaScript
▼17%


▼23%

▼24%

Microsoft SQL Server
▼24%

ASP.NET Framework
▼25%

VB.Net
▼26%

Gender

Female
15 %
Male
85 %

Years of Experience

1-4 years
5%
5-9 years
40%
10-19 years
45%
20 years or more
10%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 86%
dental benefits
Dental: 70%
vision benefits
Vision: 46%
dental benefits
None: 14%
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