Average Late-Career Software Developer Salary in Canada

C$86,515
Avg. SalaryShow Hourly Rate
C$4,069
Bonus
C$2,399
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The average salary for a Late-Career Software Developer in Canada is C$86,515.
10%
C$66k
MEDIAN
C$87k
90%
C$116k
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Salary
C$66k - C$116k
Bonus
C$961 - C$18k
Profit Sharing
C$403 - C$5k
Total Pay
C$66k - C$150k

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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.

Popular Employer Salaries for Software Developer

C$73k

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Popular Skills for Software Developer

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

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$54,789 based on 561 salaries. An early career Software Developer with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of C$61,519 based on 4,531 salaries. A mid-career Software Developer with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of C$72,137 based on 1,915 salaries. An experienced Software Developer with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of C$80,033 based on 934 salaries.
Employees with Software Developer in their job title in Toronto, Ontario earn an average of 15.6% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Ottawa, Ontario (15.2% more) and Calgary, Alberta (15.1% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Victoria, British Columbia (5.7% less) and Vancouver, British Columbia (1.8% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 7,941 survey responses.
Entry Level
7.1%
Early Career
57.1%
Mid Career
24.1%
Experienced
11.8%