HK$315,199
Avg. Salary
HK$60.00
Avg. Hourly Rate

Average additional compensation:

HK$29,760

Bonus

HK$21,000

Profit Sharing

What am I worth?
How should I pay?

The average pay for a Software Engineer is HK$60.00 per hour.

The average pay for a Software Engineer is HK$315,199 per year.

HK$0.00
10%
HK$60.00
50%
HK$0.00
90%
MEDIAN HK$60.00
HK$150k
10%
HK$315k
50%
HK$592k
90%
MEDIAN HK$315,199
HK$149,638 - HK$591,823
HK$150K
HK$320K
HK$590K
MEDIAN: HK$315,199
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50%
90%
HK$0HK$609K
Salary HK$149,638 - HK$591,823
Bonus HK$1,026 - HK$116,933
Profit Sharing HK$78.40 - HK$54,397
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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HK$143,058 - HK$609,254
  • Country: Hong Kong
  • Currency: HKD
  • Updated: 17 Jan 2019
  • Individuals Reporting: 273

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, functioning programs or new features for existing software.

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Software Engineer Tasks
  • Test and document software for client applications.
  • Write code to create single-threaded, multi-threaded or user interface event driven applications, either stand-alone and those which access servers or services.
  • Write, modify, and debug software for client applications.
  • Use source debuggers and visual development environments.

Software Engineer Job Listings

Popular Skills for Software Engineer

Pay Difference by Location

-6%

National Average: HK$321,900

Larger city markers indicate a job is popular in that location.

Software Engineer Reviews

Q: What is it like working as a Software Engineer?

Software Engineer in Hong Kong:
Pros: Dynamic work environment
Cons: Uncompetitive salary and heavy workload; lack of promotion opportunities

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Key Stats for Software Engineer

Gender

Female
15 %
Male
85 %
Less than 1 year
5%
1-4 years
52%
5-9 years
35%
10-19 years
7%
20 years or more
1%

Experience Affects Software Engineer Salaries

▲84%

▲14%

National Average
HK$322,000

▼20%

Skills That Affect Software Engineer Salaries

▲6%

National Average
HK$322,000

▼2%


▼4%



C++
▼7%


SQL
▼16%

▼22%

▼23%

▼23%

▼26%

C#
▼31%

Gender

Female
15 %
Male
85 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
5%
1-4 years
52%
5-9 years
35%
10-19 years
7%
20 years or more
1%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 80%
dental benefits
Dental: 31%
vision benefits
Vision: 10%
no benefits
None: 19%