Average Senior Software Engineer Salary in Singapore

S$72,851
Avg. SalaryShow Hourly Rate
S$9,358
Bonus
S$9,010
Commission
S$2,500
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The average salary for a Senior Software Engineer in Singapore is S$72,851.
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S$42k
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S$73k
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S$112k
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MEDIAN S$72,851
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Salary
S$42k - S$112k
Bonus
S$3k - S$21k
Profit Sharing
S$582 - S$23k
Commission
S$0 - S$9k
Total Pay
S$42k - S$124k

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Job Description for Senior Software Engineer

Senior Software Engineer Tasks
  • Test and document software for client applications.
  • Guide and review work of junior engineers.
  • Translate business requirements into technical specifications and help manage project priorities and timelines.
  • Write, modify, and debug software for client applications.
  • Use source debuggers and visual development environments.

Popular Employer Salaries for Senior Software Engineer

The top respondents for the job title Senior Software Engineer are from the companies Autodesk, Inc., Continental AG and ST Electronics Ltd.. Reported salaries are highest at Standard Chartered Bank where the average pay is S$206,353. Other companies that offer high salaries for this role include Autodesk, Inc. and Continental AG, earning around S$93,204 and S$72,523, respectively. ST Electronics Ltd. pays the lowest at around S$49,440. Circles and NCS also pay on the lower end of the scale, paying S$60,000 and S$66,067, respectively.

Career Paths

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Popular Skills for Senior Software Engineer

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

Pay by Experience Level for Senior Software Engineer

An early career Senior Software Engineer with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of S$61,040 based on 148 salaries. A mid-career Senior Software Engineer with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of S$72,691 based on 348 salaries. An experienced Senior Software Engineer with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of S$82,626 based on 163 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of S$124,775.

Years of Experience

This data is based on 666 survey responses.
Early Career
22.2%
Mid Career
52.3%
Experienced
24.5%
Late Career
1.1%