The average salary for a Software Developer in Halifax, Nova Scotia is C$55,500 per year. For the first five to ten years in this position, pay increases steeply, but any additional experience does not have a big effect on pay. The skills that increase pay for this job the most are Python and . NET. People in this job generally don't have more than 20 years' experience.

C$39,429 - C$74,796
C$39K
C$55K
C$75K
MEDIAN: C$55,500
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C$0C$26KC$52KC$78K
Salary
C$39,429 - C$74,796  
   
Bonus
C$0.00 - C$5,000  
Profit Sharing
C$5,000  
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$40,921 - C$76,008  
Country: Canada | Currency: CAD | Updated: 25 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 64
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Key Stats for Software Developer

Gender

Female
19 %
Male
81 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 5 votes.
Less than 1 year
4%
1-4 years
64%
5-9 years
10%
10-19 years
18%
20 years or more
3%
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Experience Affects Software Developer Salaries

▲16%

▲16%

National Average
C$56,000

▼10%

Skills That Affect Software Developer Salaries

Python
▲13%

▲11%

C# Programming Language
▲9%

C++ Programming Language
▲7%

C#
▲6%

Linux
▲1%

National Average
C$56,000

C
▼4%

C++
▼6%

Oracle
▼6%

▼9%

SQL
▼9%

▼10%

ASP.NET
▼11%

UNIX
▼16%

MySQL
▼24%

Job Satisfaction

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

Gender

Female
19 %
Male
81 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
4%
1-4 years
64%
5-9 years
10%
10-19 years
18%
20 years or more
3%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 74%
dental benefits
Dental: 68%
vision benefits
Vision: 62%
dental benefits
None: 23%
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