A Software Engineer earns an average salary of $11,856 per year. People in this job generally don't have more than 10 years' experience. Skills that are associated with high pay for this job are C++ Programming Language, . NET, Android Operating System Development, and Microsoft SQL Server.

$5,015 - $65,010
$5K
$12K
$65K
MEDIAN: $11,856
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$18.50 - $8,728
$30
MEDIAN: $30.00
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National Salary Data (?
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$0$32K$64K$96K
Salary
$5,015 - $65,010  
   
Bonus
$0.39 - $9,635  
Profit Sharing
$0.00 - $15,319  
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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$5,173 - $94,291  
Country: Pakistan | Currency: USD | Updated: 18 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 292
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$3K$6K$9K
Hourly Rate
$30.00  
   
Overtime
$0.55 - $127.77  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$6M$12M$18M
Bonus
$0.39 - $9,635  
   
Profit Sharing
$0.00 - $15,319  
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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$5,173 - $94,291  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 18 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 5

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Q: What is it like working as a Software Engineer?

Software Engineer in Islamabad:
"Learning Environment is pretty good."
Pros: The fact that we make most decisions ourselves and are always learning new things.
Cons: The fact that it's a startup and can close down at any time.

Software Engineer in Islamabad:
"Charming , Challenging and Continuous Work."
Pros: You can interact with any field and acquire knowledge about other industries. Learning never ends you learn and work on new technologies time by time. Motivates you when client gets satisfaction or you get public appreciation.
Cons: Complex but lovely for people like me who loves to solve complex and intelligent problems. You have to update your self quickly to compete market. Requires too much your brain energy but it also enhances your brain strength and boost IQ.

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Key Stats for Software Engineer

Gender

Female
9 %
Male
91 %
Less than 1 year
18%
1-4 years
62%
5-9 years
15%
10-19 years
4%
20 years or more
1%
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Experience Affects Software Engineer Salaries

Mid-Career
▲22%

National Average
$12,000

▼2%

Skills That Affect Software Engineer Salaries

C++ Programming Language
▲38%

.NET
▲21%

Android Operating System Development
▲20%

Microsoft SQL Server
▲16%

ASP.NET Framework
▲6%

C# Programming Language
▲4%

JavaScript
▲4%

Java
▲3%

PHP
▲2%

National Average
$12,000

HTML
▼2%

C++
▼3%

C#
▼14%

ASP.NET
▼14%

Microsoft Access
▼16%

SQL
▼38%

Gender

Female
9 %
Male
91 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
18%
1-4 years
62%
5-9 years
15%
10-19 years
4%
20 years or more
1%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 60%
dental benefits
Dental: 10%
vision benefits
Vision: 14%
dental benefits
None: 38%
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