The average pay for an Entry-Level Software Developer is C$58,436 per year.

C$42,968 - C$77,905
C$43K
C$59K
C$78K
MEDIAN: C$59,072
10%
50%
90%
C$15.70 - C$34.66
C$16
C$22
C$35
MEDIAN: C$21.94
10%
50%
90%
C$0C$79K
Salary C$42,968 - C$77,905
Bonus C$50.68 - C$7,190
Profit Sharing C$486.76 - C$5,154
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$41,171 - C$79,389
  • Country: Canada
  • Currency: CAD
  • Updated: 11 Jul 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 2,274
Hourly Data C$0C$50
Hourly Rate C$15.70 - C$34.66
Hourly Tips C$2.50
Overtime C$1.54 - C$50.33
Annual Data C$0C$79K
Bonus C$50.68 - C$7,190
Profit Sharing C$486.76 - C$5,154
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$41,171 - C$79,389
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: CAD
  • Updated: 11 Jul 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 307

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Pay Difference by Location

National Average: C$58,721

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Software Developer Advice

Q: What do you wish you knew about your job when you first started out?

Software Developer in Montreal:
"Learn programming languages on the fly."
You have to learn all programming languages and their variant changes on your own time while attempting to repair and upgrade the current software tools used by the technical writers in the team.

Software Developer in Vancouver:
"Think. Don't write."
Learn how to read documentation. Figure out what problem you are trying to solve on paper, and think of a logical solution. Don't start writing code until you know exactly what you are trying to achieve.

Software Developer in Ottawa:
"Data model."
Learn how the data model can apply to different industries.

Software Developer in Kitchener:
"Hectic schedule."
Very thorough in requirements gathering and analysis.

Software Developer in Montréal:
"Keep Learning And Learning."
This is one job that you'll keep learning forever and you must do it to stay up to date for new stuff and technologies that makes your world better as a good software developer.

Software Developer in Saskatoon:
Be very careful how much personal investment you put into the day to day job. If you're going to work extra hours, do it honing your skills. When they find out you can give 110%, that becomes the new expectation. Don't let the daily stresses get to you and don't give in to unrealistic demands from unreasonable bosses.

Software Developer in Markham:
"Develop various business applications"
Need to keep learning new technologies and new approaches/methods of development.

Key Stats for Software Developer

Gender

Female
15 %
Male
85 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 348 votes.
Less than 1 year
10%
1-4 years
73%
5-9 years
17%
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Skills That Affect Software Developer Salaries

▲3%

▲2%


▲2%

▼0%

National Average
C$59,000

C++
▼2%

SQL
▼3%


▼4%


C#
▼6%

▼7%


▼8%

▼8%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 348 votes.

Gender

Female
15 %
Male
85 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 79%
dental benefits
Dental: 72%
vision benefits
Vision: 57%
no benefits
None: 18%
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