Average Software Developer Salary in China

¥181,886
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¥30,000
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The average salary for a Software Developer in China is ¥181,886.
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CN¥882.04
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CN¥182k
90%
CN¥482k
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What Do Software Developers Do?

Software Developer Tasks
  • Test and document software for client applications.
  • Write code to create single-threaded, multi-threaded or user interface event driven applications, either stand-alone and those which access servers or services.
  • Write, modify, and debug software for client applications.
  • Use source debuggers and visual development environments.

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What is the Pay by Experience Level for Software Developers?

An early career Software Developer with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of ¥167,500 based on 15 salaries. A mid-career Software Developer with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of ¥240,000 based on 9 salaries.
Employees with Software Developer in their job title in Beijing, Beijing earn an average of 5.8% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Shenzhen, Guangdong (3.9% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Hangzhou, Zhejiang (45.0% less), Chengdu, Sichuan (39.5% less) and Shanghai, Shanghai (10.7% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 24 survey responses.
Early Career
62.5%
Mid Career
37.5%

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