The average salary for a Software Engineer in Switzerland is CHF 98,779.
MEDIAN CHF 98,779
Is Software Engineer your job title? Get a personalized salary report!
CHF 71k - CHF 132k
CHF 2k - CHF 21k
CHF 1k - CHF 32k
CHF 70k - CHF 152k
Your Market Worth Over Time
How has your pay changed over time for your market? Find out by taking our salary quiz.
Job Description for Software Engineer
In the world of software design and development, a software engineer plays a key role. The engineer is typically the person who helps to develop the ways that software functions created by a software design team will work. The software engineer will work with designers to help consolidate disparate program functions into a unified whole. The engineer also works with programmers and coders to help map out various programming tasks and smaller functions, which are then combined into larger, functi…Read more
Popular Employer Salaries for Software Engineer
The top respondents for the job title Software Engineer are from the companies Google, Inc., Avaloq Evolution AG and UBS AG. Reported salaries are highest at Google, Inc. where the average pay is CHF 124,109. Avaloq Evolution AG pays the lowest at around CHF 102,930.
Explore the most common career paths for Software Engineer. Thickness and color of lines indicates popularity of movement from one job to the next. Visit our career path planner to research other job paths.
More common (> 20%)
Somewhat common (8 - 20%)
Less common (< 8%)
Software Engineer Job Listings
Popular Skills for Software Engineer
C++ Programming Language
Pay by Experience Level for Software Engineer
An entry-level Software Engineer with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of CHF 85,692 based on 33 salaries. An early career Software Engineer with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of CHF 94,106 based on 226 salaries. A mid-career Software Engineer with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of CHF 103,305 based on 133 salaries. An experienced Software Engineer with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of CHF 111,462 based on 52 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of CHF 120,123.
Years of Experience
This data is based on 459 survey responses.
Related Job Salaries
CHF 83k - CHF 140k
CHF 49k - CHF 116k
CHF 59k - CHF 134k
CHF 18k - CHF 99k
CHF 42k - CHF 119k
CHF 40k - CHF 122k
CHF 14k - CHF 108k
CHF 78k - CHF 126k
CHF 45k - CHF 101k
CHF 39k - CHF 133k