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Software Engineer Salary

The average pay for a Software Engineer is €45,948 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.

€28,142 - €62,303
(Median)
€28K
€46K
€62K
MEDIAN: €45,948
10%
50%
90%

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€8.69 - €62.25
(Median)
€8
€20
€62
MEDIAN: €20
10%
50%
90%

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National Salary Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross, national 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Pay can vary greatly by location. To view local data, take the PayScale survey.
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€0€22K€44K€66K
Salary
€28,142 - €62,303  
   
Bonus
€0.00 - €5,750  
Profit Sharing
€295.90 - €2,154  
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).
)
€27,936 - €65,199  
Country: Germany | Currency: EUR | Updated: 2 May 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 1,077
National Hourly Rate Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross, national 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Pay can vary greatly by location. To view local data, take the PayScale survey.
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€0€190€380€570
Hourly Rate
€8.69 - €62.25  
   
Overtime
€12.50 - €542  
National Annualized Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross, national 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Pay can vary greatly by location. To view local data, take the PayScale survey.
)
€0€500K€1M€1.5M
Bonus
€0.00 - €5,750  
   
Profit Sharing
€295.90 - €2,154  
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).
)
€27,936 - €65,199  
Country: United States | Currency: EUR | Updated: 2 May 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 31

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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 60%



National Average
€47,000


Skills That Affect Software Engineer Salaries


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C
up arrow 6%

National Average
€47,000

Java/J2EE
up arrow 1%

Linux
up arrow 3%

SQL
up arrow 3%

.NET
up arrow 3%

Java
up arrow 4%

C++
up arrow 4%

Oracle
up arrow 4%

UNIX
up arrow 5%

C#
up arrow 6%


HTML
up arrow 9%

ASP.NET
up arrow 9%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 111 votes.

Gender

Female
9 %
Male
91 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
6%
1-4 years
47%
5-9 years
35%
10-19 years
11%
20 years or more
1%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 59% dental benefits Dental: 15%
vision benefits Vision: 9% employee benefits None: 40%
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