The average pay for a Senior Software Development Engineer (SDE) is C$90,913 per year. People in this job generally don't have more than 20 years' experience. The highest paying skills associated with this job are Java/J2EE and C programming Language.

C$67,464 - C$120,091
C$67K
C$91K
C$120K
MEDIAN: C$90,913
10%
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$67,464 - C$120,091  
   
Bonus
C$990 - C$29,590  
Profit Sharing
C$3,000  
Total Pay (?
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C$69,259 - C$126,736  
Country: Canada | Currency: CAD | Updated: 18 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 43
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$990 - C$29,590  
   
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$69,259 - C$126,736  
Country: United States | Currency: CAD | Updated: 18 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 6

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Pay by Experience Level for Senior Software Development Engineer (SDE)

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Pay Difference by Location

National Average: C$96,933

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Senior Software Development Engineer (SDE) Reviews

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
16 %
Male
84 %
1-4 years
4%
5-9 years
45%
10-19 years
41%
20 years or more
10%
Location:
Years in Fields/Career:
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Experience Affects Senior Software Development Engineer (SDE) Salaries

Late-Career
▲19%

▲10%

National Average
C$97,000

▼7%

Entry-Level
▼12%

Skills That Affect Senior Software Development Engineer (SDE) Salaries

Java/J2EE
▲16%

C programming Language
▲11%

C++ Programming Language
▲7%

▲2%

National Average
C$97,000

C++
▼5%

C#
▼12%

SQL
▼13%

JavaScript
▼14%

C# Programming Language
▼17%

ASP.NET
▼20%

ASP.NET Framework
▼21%

.NET
▼22%

Microsoft SQL Server
▼22%

VB.Net
▼24%

Gender

Female
16 %
Male
84 %

Years of Experience

1-4 years
4%
5-9 years
45%
10-19 years
41%
20 years or more
10%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 86%
dental benefits
Dental: 74%
vision benefits
Vision: 52%
dental benefits
None: 12%
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