A Software Engineer earns an average salary of €49,763 per year. Most people move on to other jobs if they have more than 20 years' experience in this field.

€35,842 - €67,328
€36K
€50K
€67K
MEDIAN: €49,763
10%
50%
90%

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€9.83 - €55.00
€9
€15
€55
MEDIAN: €15.47
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50%
90%

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National Salary Data (?
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€0€24K€48K€72K
Salary
€35,842 - €67,328  
   
Bonus
€287.83 - €7,408  
Profit Sharing
€485.39 - €11,000  
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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€35,497 - €69,781  
Country: Germany | Currency: EUR | Updated: 25 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 1,093
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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€0€20€40€60
Hourly Rate
€9.83 - €55.00  
   
Overtime
€0.00 - €59.60  
National Annualized Data (?
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€0€50K€100K€150K
Bonus
€287.83 - €7,408  
   
Profit Sharing
€485.39 - €11,000  
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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€35,497 - €69,781  
Country: United States | Currency: EUR | Updated: 25 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 29

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Pay by Experience Level for Software Engineer

Pay by Experience for a Software Engineer has a positive trend. An entry-level Software Engineer with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $48,000 based on 754 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Software Engineer with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $55,000 based on 439 salaries. An experienced Software Engineer which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $61,000 based on 140 salaries. A Software Engineer with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $66,000 based on 10 salaries.

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: €50,184

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Software Engineer Reviews

Q: 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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Key Stats for Software Engineer

Gender

Female
9 %
Male
91 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 9 votes.
Less than 1 year
5%
1-4 years
50%
5-9 years
32%
10-19 years
12%
20 years or more
1%
Location:
Years in Fields/Career:
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Experience Affects Software Engineer Salaries

Late-Career
▲31%

▲22%

▲10%

National Average
€50,000

▼5%

Skills That Affect Software Engineer Salaries


▲1%


C
▲1%

▲1%


SQL
▼0%

National Average
€50,000

▼1%

▼1%

▼2%

C++
▼4%

▼4%


C#
▼11%

▼11%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 9 votes.

Gender

Female
9 %
Male
91 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
5%
1-4 years
50%
5-9 years
32%
10-19 years
12%
20 years or more
1%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 57%
dental benefits
Dental: 13%
vision benefits
Vision: 9%
no benefits
None: 42%
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