Senior Software Engineer Salary

A Senior Software Engineer earns an average salary of C$86,928 per year. A skill in Embedded / Real-Time / RTOS is associated with high pay for this job. Pay for this job does not change much by experience, with the most experienced earning only a bit more than the least. Most people move on to other jobs if they have more than 20 years' experience in this career.

C$66,007 - C$110,086
(Median)
C$66K
C$87K
C$110K
MEDIAN: C$86,927
10%
50%
90%

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C$29.36 - C$90.56
(Median)
C$29
C$51
C$91
MEDIAN: C$50
10%
50%
90%

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National Salary Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Take the PayScale Survey to find out how location influences pay for this job.
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C$0C$50KC$100KC$150K
Salary
C$66,007 - C$110,086  
   
Bonus
C$0.00 - C$10,869  
Profit Sharing
C$200.00 - C$8,000  
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$66,733 - C$116,548  
Country: Canada | Currency: CAD | Updated: 17 Mar 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 1,385
National Hourly Rate Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Take the PayScale Survey to find out how location influences pay for this job.
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C$0C$31C$62C$93
Hourly Rate
C$29.36 - C$90.56  
   
Overtime
C$0.00 - C$63.02  
National Annualized Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Take the PayScale Survey to find out how location influences pay for this job.
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C$0C$70KC$140KC$210K
Bonus
C$0.00 - C$10,869  
   
Profit Sharing
C$200.00 - C$8,000  
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).
)
C$66,733 - C$116,548  
Country: United States | Currency: CAD | Updated: 17 Mar 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 68
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Median of all compensation (including tips, bonus, and overtime) by years of experience.

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: C$89,208

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Experience Affects Senior Software Engineer Salaries



National Average
C$89,000



Skills That Affect Senior Software Engineer Salaries


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UNIX
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Java
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C++
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Java/J2EE
0%

HTML
0%

National Average
C$89,000

Oracle
up arrow 1%

C#
up arrow 3%

.NET
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JavaScript
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ASP.NET
up arrow 3%

Microsoft SQL Server
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SQL
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Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 171 votes.

Gender

Female
6 %
Male
94 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
0%
1-4 years
6%
5-9 years
35%
10-19 years
46%
20 years or more
12%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 86%
dental benefits
Dental: 79%
medical benefits
Vision: 65%
dental benefits
None: 10%
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