The average pay for a Sr. Software Engineer / Developer / Programmer is R503,612 per year. Skills that are associated with high pay for this job are C++ Programming Language and Java. Most people with this job move on to other positions after 20 years in this field.

R324,418 - R743,431
(Median)
R320K
R500K
R740K
MEDIAN: R503,612
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R204.26 - R570
(Median)
R200
R370
R570
MEDIAN: R369.00
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National Salary 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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R0R280KR560KR840K
Salary
R324,418 - R743,431  
   
Bonus
R4,932 - R72,683  
Profit Sharing
R30,000  
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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R345,002 - R814,430  
Country: South Africa | Currency: ZAR | Updated: 27 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 234
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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R0R200R400R600
Hourly Rate
R204.26 - R570  
   
Overtime
R293.08  
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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R0R500KR1MR1.5M
Bonus
R4,932 - R72,683  
   
Profit Sharing
R30,000  
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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R345,002 - R814,430  
Country: United States | Currency: ZAR | Updated: 27 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 20
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Pay by Experience Level for Sr. Software Engineer / Developer / Programmer

Median of all compensation (including tips, bonus, and overtime) by years of experience.

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: R530,813

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Experience Affects Sr. Software Engineer / Developer / Programmer Salaries



National Average
R531,000



Skills That Affect Sr. Software Engineer / Developer / Programmer Salaries

C++ Programming Language
up arrow 23%

up arrow 12%

up arrow 5%

SQL
up arrow 3%

C# Programming Language
up arrow 2%

Microsoft SQL Server
up arrow 2%

ASP.NET Framework
up arrow 2%

National Average
R531,000

HTML
up arrow 4%


Oracle
up arrow 8%

C#
up arrow 16%

ASP.NET
up arrow 23%

C++
up arrow 23%

UNIX
up arrow 23%

C
up arrow 27%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 5 votes.

Gender

Female
8 %
Male
92 %

Years of Experience

1-4 years
13%
5-9 years
39%
10-19 years
43%
20 years or more
6%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 38%
dental benefits
Dental: 6%
medical benefits
Vision: 6%
dental benefits
None: 62%
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