The average pay for a Software Engineer / Developer / Programmer is C$61,189 per year. Most people move on to other jobs if they have more than 20 years' experience in this field.

C$43,303 - C$86,369
(Median)
C$43K
C$61K
C$86K
MEDIAN: C$61,188
10%
50%
90%

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C$14.61 - C$40.43
(Median)
C$15
C$24
C$40
MEDIAN: C$24.00
10%
50%
90%

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National Salary Data (?
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C$0C$30KC$60KC$90K
Salary
C$43,303 - C$86,369  
   
Bonus
C$679 - C$10,038  
Profit Sharing
C$100.67 - C$10,087  
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$41,018 - C$88,589  
Country: Canada | Currency: CAD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 434
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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C$0C$20C$40C$60
Hourly Rate
C$14.61 - C$40.43  
   
Overtime
C$23.27 - C$58.73  
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$50KC$100KC$150K
Bonus
C$679 - C$10,038  
   
Profit Sharing
C$100.67 - C$10,087  
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$41,018 - C$88,589  
Country: United States | Currency: CAD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 78
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Pay by Experience Level for Software Engineer / Developer / Programmer

Median of all compensation (including tips, bonus, and overtime) by years of experience.

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: C$61,117

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Experience Affects Software Engineer / Developer / Programmer Salaries

Late-Career
up arrow 27%



National Average
C$61,000


Skills That Affect Software Engineer / Developer / Programmer Salaries


up arrow 5%

Microsoft SQL Server
up arrow 4%

C
up arrow 3%

C++
up arrow 2%

UNIX
0%

National Average
C$61,000

Java
up arrow 2%

Python
up arrow 2%

C#
up arrow 4%

C# Programming Language
up arrow 4%

.NET
up arrow 4%


up arrow 6%

SQL
up arrow 9%

HTML
up arrow 17%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 51 votes.

Gender

Female
10 %
Male
90 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
6%
1-4 years
48%
5-9 years
29%
10-19 years
16%
20 years or more
2%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 75%
dental benefits
Dental: 66%
medical benefits
Vision: 49%
dental benefits
None: 22%
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