Average Software Engineer Salary in Shanghai, Shanghai

CNY 194,299
Avg. Salary
CNY 37,800
Bonus
CNY 5,500
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The average salary for a Software Engineer in Shanghai, Shanghai is CNY 194,299.
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MEDIAN CNY 194,299
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Salary
CNY 20k - CNY 350k
Bonus
CNY 4k - CNY 137k
Profit Sharing
CNY 0 - CNY 6k
Total Pay
CNY 20k - CNY 446k

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Job Description for Software Engineer

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Popular Skills for Software Engineer

Skills in C++ Programming Language, C# Programming Language and ASP.NET Framework are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include .NET and Java.

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 CNY 150,000 based on 6 salaries. An early career Software Engineer with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of CNY 193,778 based on 21 salaries. A mid-career Software Engineer with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of CNY 45,000 based on 9 salaries. An experienced Software Engineer with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of CNY 220,000 based on 3 salaries.

Pay Difference by Location

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Employees with Software Engineer in their job title in Beijing, Beijing earn an average of 24.5% more than the national average. The lowest salaries can be found in Chengdu, Sichuan (40.8% less) and Shenzhen, Guangdong (36.0% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 39 survey responses.
Entry Level
15.4%
Early Career
53.8%
Mid Career
23.1%
Experienced
7.7%

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