Software Engineer / Developer / Programmer Salary

The average pay for a Software Engineer / Developer / Programmer is C$60,651 per year. Most people move on to other jobs if they have more than 20 years' experience in this field.

C$43,136 - C$86,028
(Median)
C$43K
C$61K
C$86K
MEDIAN: C$60,651
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C$15.05 - C$41.83
(Median)
C$15
C$25
C$42
MEDIAN: C$24.00
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90%

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National Salary Data (?
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C$0C$30KC$60KC$90K
Salary
C$43,136 - C$86,028  
   
Bonus
C$0.00 - C$9,546  
Profit Sharing
C$507 - C$9,922  
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$41,008 - C$88,489  
Country: Canada | Currency: CAD | Updated: 17 Mar 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 592
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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C$0C$21C$42C$63
Hourly Rate
C$15.05 - C$41.83  
   
Overtime
C$1.55 - C$61.08  
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$0.00 - C$9,546  
   
Profit Sharing
C$507 - C$9,922  
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$41,008 - C$88,489  
Country: United States | Currency: CAD | Updated: 17 Mar 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 86
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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$60,786

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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

Python
up arrow 6%

C++
up arrow 3%

C
up arrow 3%

Java
up arrow 1%

Linux
up arrow 1%

Microsoft SQL Server
up arrow 1%

UNIX
up arrow 1%

National Average
C$61,000

C#
up arrow 3%

SQL
up arrow 4%

.NET
up arrow 4%


up arrow 5%

Visual Basic (VB)
up arrow 7%

HTML
up arrow 11%

PHP
up arrow 24%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 79 votes.

Gender

Female
12 %
Male
88 %

Years of Experience

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

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 79%
dental benefits
Dental: 71%
medical benefits
Vision: 55%
dental benefits
None: 18%
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