The average salary for a Software Engineer with Java skills in Germany is €53,580.
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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 Zalando, Wirecard Payment Solutions and Amazon.com Inc. Reported salaries are highest at Google, Inc. where the average pay is €76,054. Other companies that offer high salaries for this role include Wirecard Payment Solutions, earning around €61,748. KPIT Cummins Infosystems Limited pays the lowest at around €48,000. Zalando also pays on the lower end of the scale, paying €55,028.
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Popular Skills for Software Engineer
C++ Programming Language
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 €46,551 based on 43 salaries. An early career Software Engineer with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of €51,915 based on 384 salaries. A mid-career Software Engineer with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of €57,084 based on 268 salaries. An experienced Software Engineer with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of €60,268 based on 67 salaries.
Pay Difference by Location
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Employees with Software Engineer in their job title in Frankfurt am Main, Hessen earn an average of 1.5% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Berlin, Berlin (0.9% more) and Munich, Bavaria (Bayern) (0.8% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Hamburg, Hamburg (6.1% less), Karlsruhe, Baden-Wuerttemberg (5.2% less) and Frankfurt, Hessen (2.0% less).
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