The average salary for an Early-Career Software Engineer in Japan is ¥4,473,055.
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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, functi…Read more
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Popular Skills for Software Engineer
C# Programming Language
C++ Programming Language
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.
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