Average Senior Software Engineer Salary

€53,122
Avg. SalaryShow Hourly Rate
€4,083
Bonus
€3,000
Profit Sharing
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The average salary for a Senior Software Engineer is €53,122.
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€41k
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MEDIAN €53,122
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United States (change)
Salary
€41k - €73k
Bonus
€1k - €10k
Profit Sharing
€203 - €10k
Total Pay
€41k - €85k

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Job Description for Senior Software Engineer

Senior Software Engineer Tasks
  • Write, modify, and debug software for client applications.
  • Use source debuggers and visual development environments.
  • Translate business requirements into technical specifications and help manage project priorities and timelines.
  • Test and document software for client applications.
  • Guide and review work of junior engineers.

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Popular Skills for Senior Software Engineer

Skills in JavaScript, C# Programming Language, Java/J2EE and C++ Programming Language are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Java.

Pay by Experience Level for Senior Software Engineer

An early career Senior Software Engineer with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of €47,495 based on 16 salaries. A mid-career Senior Software Engineer with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of €53,677 based on 55 salaries. An experienced Senior Software Engineer with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of €50,875 based on 35 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of €57,391.

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Years of Experience

This data is based on 117 survey responses.
Early Career
13.7%
Mid Career
47.0%
Experienced
29.9%
Late Career
9.4%