The average pay for a Sr. Software Engineer / Developer / Programmer is R516,731 per year. A skill in Java is associated with high pay for this job. Most people move on to other jobs if they have more than 20 years' experience in this field.

R332,866 - R737,422
R330K
R520K
R740K
MEDIAN: R516,731
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50%
90%

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R204.26 - R595
R200
R360
R590
MEDIAN: R362.03
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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
R332,866 - R737,422  
   
Bonus
R5,000 - R81,176  
Profit Sharing
R48,540  
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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R348,879 - R811,774  
Country: South Africa | Currency: ZAR | Updated: 24 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 254
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National Hourly Rate Data (?
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R0R200R400R600
Hourly Rate
R204.26 - R595  
   
Overtime
R305.21  
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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R0R500KR1MR1M
Bonus
R5,000 - R81,176  
   
Profit Sharing
R48,540  
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).
)
R348,879 - R811,774  
Country: United States | Currency: ZAR | Updated: 24 Mar 2017 | 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: R542,123

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Key Stats for Sr. Software Engineer / Developer / Programmer

Gender

Female
7 %
Male
93 %
1-4 years
14%
5-9 years
41%
10-19 years
41%
20 years or more
5%
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Years in Fields/Career:
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Experience Affects Sr. Software Engineer / Developer / Programmer Salaries

▲19%

▲17%

National Average
R542,000

▼2%

▼27%

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

▲10%


▲1%


C# Programming Language
▼0%

National Average
R542,000

SQL
▼2%

▼6%

▼6%


Oracle
▼10%

C#
▼18%

▼24%

C++
▼24%

UNIX
▼25%

C
▼29%

Gender

Female
7 %
Male
93 %

Years of Experience

1-4 years
14%
5-9 years
41%
10-19 years
41%
20 years or more
5%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 30%
dental benefits
Dental: 4%
vision benefits
Vision: 4%
dental benefits
None: 70%
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