A Senior Software Development Engineer (SDE) earns an average salary of €57,825 per year. Most people with this job move on to other positions after 20 years in this career.

€37,418 - €87,027
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€87K
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Salary €37,418 - €87,027
Bonus €0.00 - €30,201
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€37,418 - €100,836
  • Country: Germany
  • Currency: EUR
  • Updated: 18 Jan 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 33

Job Description for Senior Software Development Engineer (SDE)

Senior software development engineers typically develop and upgrade computer operating systems and application software. As experienced members of software development teams, they often perform a lead role in software development projects. Many senior software development engineers work for information technology (IT) companies, developing computer operating system software for computers and computer networks. Other senior software development engineers work for specific software publishers, creating applications for personal, business, and educational users. Across the field, the senior software development engineer's primary task is developing software that provides its users with consistent, high-quality performance.

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Senior Software Development Engineer (SDE) Tasks

  • Work with designers and content producers.
  • Write, modify, and debug software for server applications.
  • Write code to create multi-threaded, networked server applications.
  • Use source debuggers, program dumps, and performance monitoring tools.
  • Test and document software for server applications.

Senior Software Development Engineer (SDE) Pay By Employer

$0$169K

Amazon.com Inc
58 profiles
$138,628

Microsoft Corp
47 profiles
$132,745

$95,869

Dell, Inc.
8 profiles
$102,439

Expedia, Inc.
7 profiles
$130,719

Yahoo! Inc.
7 profiles
$128,380

Thomson Reuters
6 profiles
$106,080

Senior Software Development Engineer (SDE) Job Listings

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: €58,655

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Key Stats for Senior Software Development Engineer (SDE)

1-4 years
15%
5-9 years
42%
10-19 years
39%
20 years or more
3%

Experience Affects Senior Software Development Engineer (SDE) Salaries

▲3%

National Average
€59,000

▼5%

Skills That Affect Senior Software Development Engineer (SDE) Salaries

▲5%

▲2%

National Average
€59,000

C++
▼2%

Years of Experience

1-4 years
15%
5-9 years
42%
10-19 years
39%
20 years or more
3%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 57%
dental benefits
Dental: 26%
vision benefits
Vision: 26%
no benefits
None: 35%