Average Early-Career Software Developer with SQL Skills Salary in Canada

C$60,590
Avg. SalaryShow Hourly Rate
C$2,959
Bonus
C$2,045
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The average salary for an Early-Career Software Developer with SQL skills in Canada is C$60,590.
10%
C$46k
MEDIAN
C$61k
90%
C$79k
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Salary
C$46k - C$79k
Bonus
C$492 - C$8k
Profit Sharing
C$679 - C$7k
Total Pay
C$43k - C$82k

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Job Description for Software Developer

Software Developer Tasks
  • Test and document software for client applications.
  • Write code to create single-threaded, multi-threaded or user interface event driven applications, either stand-alone and those which access servers or services.
  • Write, modify, and debug software for client applications.
  • Use source debuggers and visual development environments.

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Popular Skills for Software Developer

Skills in JavaScript and Java are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include HTML, .NET and C# Programming Language.

Pay by Experience Level for Software Developer

An entry-level Software Developer with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of C$54,229 based on 110 salaries. A mid-career Software Developer with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of C$70,377 based on 490 salaries. An experienced Software Developer with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of C$77,910 based on 239 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of C$86,078.
Employees with Software Developer in their job title in Vancouver, British Columbia earn an average of 9.1% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Toronto, Ontario (7.1% more) and Ottawa, Ontario (6.8% more). The lowest salaries can be found in London, Ontario (11.5% less) and Edmonton, Alberta (11.2% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 906 survey responses.
Entry Level
12.1%
Mid Career
54.1%
Experienced
26.4%
Late Career
7.4%