A Software Engineer in Halifax, Nova Scotia earns an average salary of C$66,921 per year. Most people move on to other jobs if they have more than 20 years' experience in this field. For the first five to ten years in this position, salary increases somewhat, but any additional experience does not have a big effect on pay.

C$49,316 - C$81,707
C$49K
C$67K
C$82K
MEDIAN: C$66,921
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Salary
C$49,316 - C$81,707  
   
Bonus
C$2,000  
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C$42,000 - C$84,824  
Country: Canada | Currency: CAD | Updated: 25 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 30

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Key Stats for Software Engineer

Gender

Female
38 %
Male
63 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 3 votes.
Less than 1 year
6%
1-4 years
39%
5-9 years
29%
10-19 years
26%
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Years in Fields/Career:
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Experience Affects Software Engineer Salaries

Experienced
▲9%

Mid-Career
▲5%

National Average
C$66,000

▼10%

Skills That Affect Software Engineer Salaries

HTML
▲6%

Linux
▲3%

C
▲3%

National Average
C$66,000

C++
▼5%

C# Programming Language
▼6%

Python
▼7%

JavaScript
▼7%

C#
▼13%

SQL
▼16%

C++ Programming Language
▼19%

Java
▼20%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 3 votes.

Gender

Female
38 %
Male
63 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
6%
1-4 years
39%
5-9 years
29%
10-19 years
26%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 100%
dental benefits
Dental: 94%
vision benefits
Vision: 69%
no benefits
None: