A Software Engineer earns an average salary of RM 52,377 per year. Experience strongly influences income for this job. A skill in Java/J2EE is associated with high pay for this job. Most people move on to other jobs if they have more than 10 years' experience in this career.

RM 31,790 - RM 107,812
RM 32K
RM 52K
RM 110K
MEDIAN: RM 52,213
10%
50%
90%
RM 0RM 110K
Salary RM 31,790 - RM 107,812
Bonus RM 504 - RM 12,585
Profit Sharing RM 27.15 - RM 5,152
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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RM 31,765 - RM 110,979
  • Country: Malaysia
  • Currency: MYR
  • Updated: 19 Nov 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 506

Common Career Paths for Software Engineer


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Popular Skills for Software Engineer

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: RM 55,112

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 Kuala Lumpur:
"Work flexibility."
Pros: The Atmosphere , I can come anytime.
Cons: Walk at morning.

Software Engineer in Kuala Lumpur:
"Passion."
Pros: Comfortable and Organized.
Cons: Best performer will be overloaded with work.

Software Engineer in Petaling Jaya:
Pros: My job allows me to travel to different companies which can broaden my interpersonal skills and knowledge on banking investment.
Cons:

Software Engineer in Petaling Jaya:
"Corporate Culture."
Pros: Friendly colleagues, helpful, kindly. Colleague willing to give a hand when you have trouble.
Cons:

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Key Stats for Software Engineer

Gender

Female
17 %
Male
83 %
Less than 1 year
11%
1-4 years
55%
5-9 years
25%
10-19 years
9%
20 years or more
0%

Experience Affects Software Engineer Salaries

▲78%

▲42%

National Average
RM 55,000

▼9%

Skills That Affect Software Engineer Salaries

▲12%



▲3%

▲2%

SQL
▲2%


National Average
RM 55,000

▼2%

▼4%

C#
▼8%


▼11%


C++
▼15%

PHP
▼16%

Gender

Female
17 %
Male
83 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
11%
1-4 years
55%
5-9 years
25%
10-19 years
9%
20 years or more
0%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 84%
dental benefits
Dental: 46%
vision benefits
Vision: 24%
no benefits
None: 14%