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Sr. Software Engineer / Developer / Programmer Salary (South Africa)

The average pay for a Sr. Software Engineer / Developer / Programmer is R409,914 per year. Most people move on to other jobs if they have more than 20 years' experience in this field. Experience has a moderate effect on income for this job.
Sr. Software Engineer / Developer / Programmer Salary (?
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R235,543 - R647,184
(Median)
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410K
530K
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MEDIAN: R409,913
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Sr. Software Engineer / Developer / Programmer Salary (?
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R101.74 - R508
(Median)
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MEDIAN: R355.00
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National Salary Data

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R0R250KR500KR750K
Salary
R235,543 - R647,184  
   
Bonus
R0.00 - R95,000  
Profit Sharing
R2,909 - R65,947  
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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R238,620 - R736,878  
Country: South Africa | Currency: ZAR | Updated: 10 Dec 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 520
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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R0R210R420R630
Hourly Rate
R101.74 - R508  
   
Overtime
R35.23 - R608  
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.
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R0R500KR1MR1.5M
Bonus
R0.00 - R95,000  
   
Profit Sharing
R2,909 - R65,947  
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).
)
R238,620 - R736,878  
Country: United States | Currency: ZAR | Updated: 10 Dec 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 49
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Pay Difference By Location

National Average
R438,000
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Experience Affects Sr. Software Engineer / Developer / Programmer Salaries

Late-Career
up arrow 38%
National Average
R438,000
Entry-Level
up arrow 20%

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

Oracle
up arrow 6%
Java
up arrow 3%
Internet Information Server (IIS)
up arrow 2%
National Average
R438,000
C#
up arrow 2%
SQL
up arrow 2%
HTML
up arrow 3%
.NET
up arrow 4%
ASP.NET
up arrow 6%
UNIX
up arrow 6%
Object Oriented Programming (OOP)
up arrow 6%
C++
up arrow 9%
Linux
up arrow 9%
VB.Net
up arrow 11%
C
up arrow 13%

Job Satisfaction

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Rated 5 out of 5 based on 97 votes.

Gender

Female
9%
female alumni
 
Male
91%
male alumni

Years of Experience

1-4 years
16%
5-9 years
45%
10-19 years
32%
20 years or more
7%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 51% dental benefits Dental: 5%
vision benefits Vision: 4% employee benefits None: 49%