R477,096
Avg. Salary
R203
Avg. Hourly Rate

Average additional compensation:

R34,412

Bonus

R20,000

Profit Sharing

What am I worth?
How should I pay?

The average pay for a Senior Software Engineer is R203 per hour.

The average pay for a Senior Software Engineer is R477,096 per year.

R75.00
10%
R203.47
50%
R240.00
90%
MEDIAN R203.47
R280k
10%
R477k
50%
R660k
90%
MEDIAN R477,096
R279,774 - R659,746
R280K
R480K
R660K
MEDIAN: R477,096
10%
50%
90%
R75.00 - R240
R200
MEDIAN: R203
50%
R0R681K
Salary R279,774 - R659,746
Bonus R14,848 - R89,088
Profit Sharing R20,000
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).
)
R267,332 - R681,629
  • Country: South Africa
  • Currency: ZAR
  • Updated: 14 Jan 2019
  • Individuals Reporting: 81
Hourly Data R0R307
Hourly Rate R203
Overtime R308
Annual Data R0R681K
Bonus R14,848 - R89,088
Profit Sharing R20,000
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).
)
R267,332 - R681,629
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: ZAR
  • Updated: 14 Jan 2019
  • Individuals Reporting: 7

Job Description for Senior Software Engineer

A senior software engineer typically has a background in computer science, web development, and/or engineering. A bachelor's degree in any of those fields is generally considered a plus, as is experience working in web development. Some abilities they might have are a strong attention to detail, an ability to multitask, and an ability to work independently and on a team. Senior software engineers usually work in an office. They may work with other people to complete projects, but staying focused and working alone is typical.

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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.

Senior Software Engineer Job Listings

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: R475,507

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

Key Stats for Senior Software Engineer

Gender

Female
5 %
Male
95 %
1-4 years
44%
5-9 years
56%

Skills That Affect Senior Software Engineer Salaries

National Average
R476,000


▼7%

SQL
▼7%

▼8%

▼11%

C#
▼16%

▼17%


Gender

Female
5 %
Male
95 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 44%
dental benefits
Dental: 3%
vision benefits
Vision: 3%
no benefits
None: 56%