Entry-Level Sr. Software Engineer / Developer / Programmer Salary (Canada)

The average salary for an Entry-Level Sr. Software Engineer / Developer / Programmer is C$74,780 per year. A skill in Java is associated with high pay for this job.

C$52,733 - C$104,533
C$53K
C$78K
C$100K
MEDIAN: C$77,539
10%
50%
90%
C$12.58 - C$79.46
C$13
C$35
C$79
MEDIAN: C$35.08
10%
50%
90%
C$0C$111K
Salary C$52,733 - C$104,533
Bonus C$1,010 - C$10,213
Profit Sharing C$3,097
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$50,622 - C$111,619
  • Country: Canada
  • Currency: CAD
  • Updated: 16 Nov 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 179
Hourly Data C$0C$79
Hourly Rate C$12.58 - C$79.46
Overtime C$43.32
Annual Data C$0C$111K
Bonus C$1,010 - C$10,213
Profit Sharing C$3,097
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$50,622 - C$111,619
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: CAD
  • Updated: 16 Nov 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 20

Sr. Software Engineer / Developer / Programmer Job Listings

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: C$79,731

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

Sr. Software Engineer / Developer / Programmer Advice

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

Sr. Software Engineer / Developer / Programmer in Sudbury:
"Obscene CEO and upper management pay gap."
Make your compensation demands known. Don't settle for anything.

Sr. Software Engineer / Developer / Programmer in Vancouver:
"Reliability and clarity are more important than cleverness."
- Focus on making your code understandable. - Communicate by speaking other peoples language (e.g. Marketing personal will not understand technical descriptions) - Respect others, just because they lack technical understanding doesn't make them stupid. - Always assume other people have good intentions. - Behave the way you want others to behave. - If you have to criticise someone's work, always offer guidance as well.

Sr. Software Engineer / Developer / Programmer in St. John's:
"Constant learning."
You have to love research. Constantly looking at what is new, what languages exist for what functions.

Key Stats for Sr. Software Engineer / Developer / Programmer

Gender

Female
10 %
Male
90 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 24 votes.
Less than 1 year
2%
1-4 years
47%
5-9 years
51%

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

Java
▲7%

C++ Programming Language
▲3%

Software Development
▲1%

Python
▼0%

National Average
C$80,000

C++
▼6%

.NET
▼8%

C#
▼9%

JavaScript
▼9%

C# Programming Language
▼10%

Java/J2EE
▼11%

PHP
▼20%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 24 votes.

Gender

Female
10 %
Male
90 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 86%
dental benefits
Dental: 78%
vision benefits
Vision: 68%
no benefits
None: 12%