The average salary for a Senior Software Engineer is CHF 110,188.
MEDIAN CHF 110,188
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Job Description for Senior Software Engineer
A senior software engineer typically has a background in computer science, web development, and/or engineering. A bachelor's degree in any of those fields is generally considered a plus, as is experience working in web development. Some abilities they might have are a strong attention to detail, an ability to multitask, and an ability to work independently and on a team. Senior software engineers usually work in an office. They may work with other people to complete projects, but staying focused…Read more
Senior Software Engineer Tasks
- Write, modify, and debug software for client applications.
- Use source debuggers and visual development environments.
- Translate business requirements into technical specifications and help manage project priorities and timelines.
- Test and document software for client applications.
- Guide and review work of junior engineers.
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Popular Skills for Senior Software Engineer
C++ Programming Language
C# Programming Language
Pay by Experience Level for Senior Software Engineer
An early career Senior Software Engineer with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of CHF 102,516 based on 71 salaries. A mid-career Senior Software Engineer with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of CHF 107,425 based on 179 salaries. An experienced Senior Software Engineer with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of CHF 115,107 based on 159 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of CHF 126,273.
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