Average Senior Software Engineer Salary

CHF 110,188
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CHF 9,613
CHF 15,000
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The average salary for a Senior Software Engineer is CHF 110,188.
CHF 83k
CHF 110k
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CHF 83k - CHF 140k
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CHF 325 - CHF 82k
Total Pay
CHF 85k - CHF 149k

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Job Description for Senior Software Engineer

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.

Popular Employer Salaries for Senior Software Engineer

CHF 175k
CHF 112k

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Popular Skills for Senior Software Engineer

Skills in Java, C++ Programming Language and JavaScript are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Java/J2EE and 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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