Software Engineer Salary

The average pay for a Software Engineer is €46,462 per year. Experience has a moderate effect on salary for this job. A skill in Embedded / Real-Time / RTOS is associated with high pay for this job. Most people with this job move on to other positions after 10 years in this career.

€29,437 - €62,273
(Median)
€29K
€46K
€62K
MEDIAN: €46,461
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50%
90%

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€9.64 - €61.58
(Median)
€9
€20
€62
MEDIAN: €20
10%
50%
90%

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National Salary Data (?
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€0€22K€44K€66K
Salary
€29,437 - €62,273  
   
Bonus
€0.00 - €6,007  
Profit Sharing
€0.54 - €5,817  
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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€29,583 - €65,500  
Country: Germany | Currency: EUR | Updated: 20 Sep 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 1,272
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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€0€29€58€87
Hourly Rate
€9.64 - €61.58  
   
Overtime
€10.07 - €84.43  
National Annualized Data (?
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€0€60K€120K€180K
Bonus
€0.00 - €6,007  
   
Profit Sharing
€0.54 - €5,817  
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).
)
€29,583 - €65,500  
Country: United States | Currency: EUR | Updated: 20 Sep 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 35
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Pay Difference by Location

National Average: €47,264

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Software Engineer Reviews

What is it like working as a Software Engineer?

Software Engineer in Stuttgart:
"Software Engineer."
Pros: - the possibility to get involved in any area of product development. - flexibility. - good environment.
Cons: - office work. - can be repetitive sometimes.

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Experience Affects Software Engineer Salaries

Late-Career
up arrow 38%



National Average
€47,000


Skills That Affect Software Engineer Salaries


C
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Java/J2EE
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National Average
€47,000

Linux
up arrow 1%

UNIX
up arrow 1%

C++
up arrow 2%

.NET
up arrow 3%

Java
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SQL
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Oracle
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C#
up arrow 7%

ASP.NET
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Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 117 votes.

Gender

Female
9 %
Male
91 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
6%
1-4 years
48%
5-9 years
34%
10-19 years
11%
20 years or more
1%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 59%
dental benefits
Dental: 14%
medical benefits
Vision: 8%
dental benefits
None: 40%
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