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Average Senior Software Engineer Salary in Hong Kong

HK$418,673
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HK$65,703
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The average salary for a Senior Software Engineer in Hong Kong is HK$418,673.
10%
HK$98k
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HK$419k
90%
HK$731k
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HK$98k - HK$731k
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What Do Senior Software Engineers Do?

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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Career Paths

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Senior Software Engineer
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What Are Popular Skills for Senior Software Engineers?

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

What is the Pay by Experience Level for Senior Software Engineers?

An early career Senior Software Engineer with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of HK$401,185 based on 14 salaries. A mid-career Senior Software Engineer with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of HK$405,939 based on 50 salaries. An experienced Senior Software Engineer with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of HK$468,715 based on 25 salaries.

Years of Experience

This data is based on 89 survey responses.
Early Career
15.7%
Mid Career
56.2%
Experienced
28.1%

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