HK$259,488
Avg. Salary
HK$195
Avg. Hourly Rate
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The average pay for a Software Engineer with Java skills is HK$195 per hour.

The average pay for a Software Engineer with Java skills is HK$259,488 per year.

HK$0.00
10%
HK$195.00
50%
HK$0.00
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MEDIAN HK$195.00
HK$106k
10%
HK$259k
50%
HK$719k
90%
MEDIAN HK$259,488
HK$105,827 - HK$718,561
HK$110K
HK$260K
HK$720K
MEDIAN: HK$259,488
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50%
90%
HK$0HK$758K
Salary HK$105,827 - HK$718,561
Bonus HK$0.00 - HK$198,659
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$106,542 - HK$758,255
  • Country: Hong Kong
  • Currency: HKD
  • Updated: 7 Dec 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 72

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

Software Engineer Job Listings

Pay Difference by Location

-4%

National Average: HK$269,623

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

Software Engineer Reviews

Q: What is it like working in Hong Kong?

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

Key Stats for Software Engineer

Gender

Female
11 %
Male
89 %
Less than 1 year
7%
1-4 years
62%
5-9 years
28%
10-19 years
3%

Experience Affects Software Engineer Salaries

▲26%

National Average
HK$270,000

▼11%

Gender

Female
11 %
Male
89 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
7%
1-4 years
62%
5-9 years
28%
10-19 years
3%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 75%
dental benefits
Dental: 40%
vision benefits
Vision: 13%
no benefits
None: 25%