Average Software Engineer / Developer / Programmer Salary in Ottawa, Ontario

C$69,402
Avg. SalaryShow Hourly Rate
C$5,000
Bonus
C$7,000
Profit Sharing
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The average salary for a Software Engineer / Developer / Programmer in Ottawa, Ontario is C$69,402.
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MEDIAN C$69,402
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Salary
C$49k - C$94k
Bonus
C$497 - C$12k
Profit Sharing
C$3k - C$10k
Total Pay
C$45k - C$106k

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Job Description for Software Engineer / Developer / Programmer

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Popular Skills for Software Engineer / Developer / Programmer

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

Pay by Experience Level for Software Engineer / Developer / Programmer

An entry-level Software Engineer / Developer / Programmer with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of C$64,013 based on 17 salaries. An early career Software Engineer / Developer / Programmer with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of C$68,286 based on 33 salaries. A mid-career Software Engineer / Developer / Programmer with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of C$72,218 based on 14 salaries. An experienced Software Engineer / Developer / Programmer with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of C$83,972 based on 12 salaries.
Employees with Software Engineer / Developer / Programmer in their job title in Calgary, Alberta earn an average of 6.1% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Vancouver, British Columbia (0.5% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Québec City, Québec (21.7% less), Edmonton, Alberta (11.9% less) and Montréal, Québec (8.9% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 76 survey responses.
Entry Level
22.4%
Early Career
43.4%
Mid Career
18.4%
Experienced
15.8%