The average pay for an Entry-Level Software Developer is C$58,436 per year.

C$43,143 - C$78,668
C$43K
C$60K
C$79K
MEDIAN: C$59,697
10%
50%
90%
C$15.69 - C$34.70
C$16
C$22
C$35
MEDIAN: C$22.16
10%
50%
90%
C$0C$80K
Salary C$43,143 - C$78,668
Bonus C$96.29 - C$7,679
Profit Sharing C$515 - C$5,677
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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C$41,260 - C$80,206
  • Country: Canada
  • Currency: CAD
  • Updated: 13 Oct 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 2,342
Hourly Data C$0C$50
Hourly Rate C$15.69 - C$34.70
Overtime C$13.09 - C$50.93
Annual Data C$0C$80K
Bonus C$96.29 - C$7,679
Profit Sharing C$515 - C$5,677
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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C$41,260 - C$80,206
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: CAD
  • Updated: 13 Oct 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 315

Software Developer Job Listings

Popular Employer Salaries for Software Developer

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: C$59,364

Larger city markers indicate a job is popular in that location.

Software Developer Advice

Q: What do you wish you knew about your job when you first started out?

Software Developer in Montreal:
"Learn programming languages on the fly."
You have to learn all programming languages and their variant changes on your own time while attempting to repair and upgrade the current software tools used by the technical writers in the team.

Software Developer in Vancouver:
"Think. Don't write."
Learn how to read documentation. Figure out what problem you are trying to solve on paper, and think of a logical solution. Don't start writing code until you know exactly what you are trying to achieve.

Software Developer in Ottawa:
"Data model."
Learn how the data model can apply to different industries.

Software Developer in Kitchener:
"Hectic schedule."
Very thorough in requirements gathering and analysis.

Software Developer in Montréal:
"Keep Learning And Learning."
This is one job that you'll keep learning forever and you must do it to stay up to date for new stuff and technologies that makes your world better as a good software developer.

Software Developer in Saskatoon:
Be very careful how much personal investment you put into the day to day job. If you're going to work extra hours, do it honing your skills. When they find out you can give 110%, that becomes the new expectation. Don't let the daily stresses get to you and don't give in to unrealistic demands from unreasonable bosses.

Software Developer in Markham:
"Develop various business applications"
Need to keep learning new technologies and new approaches/methods of development.

Key Stats for Software Developer

Gender

Female
14 %
Male
86 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 381 votes.
Less than 1 year
10%
1-4 years
73%
5-9 years
17%

Skills That Affect Software Developer Salaries

▲2%

▲1%


▲1%

National Average
C$59,000

▼1%

C++
▼3%

SQL
▼4%


▼5%


C#
▼7%

▼8%


▼9%

▼9%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 381 votes.

Gender

Female
14 %
Male
86 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 79%
dental benefits
Dental: 73%
vision benefits
Vision: 57%
no benefits
None: 18%