Average Early-Career Software Engineer Salary in Japan

¥4,473,055
Avg. SalaryShow Hourly Rate
¥734,697
Bonus
¥350,000
Profit Sharing
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The average salary for an Early-Career Software Engineer in Japan is ¥4,473,055.
10%
¥490k
10%
¥4m
50%
¥8m
90%
90%
MEDIAN ¥4,473,055
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United States (change)
Salary
¥490k - ¥8m
Bonus
¥102k - ¥1m
Profit Sharing
¥0 - ¥350k
Total Pay
¥907k - ¥10m

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Job Description for Software Engineer

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Career Paths

Explore the most common career paths for Software Engineer. Thickness and color of lines indicates popularity of movement from one job to the next. Visit our career path planner to research other job paths.
Software Engineer
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Software Developer
More common (> 20%)
Somewhat common (8 - 20%)
Less common (< 8%)

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Popular Skills for Software Engineer

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

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 ¥3,957,182 based on 47 salaries. A mid-career Software Engineer with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of ¥6,019,426 based on 110 salaries. An experienced Software Engineer with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of ¥6,908,318 based on 55 salaries.

Years of Experience

This data is based on 212 survey responses.
Entry Level
22.2%
Mid Career
51.9%
Experienced
25.9%