R684,058
Avg. Salary
R475
Avg. Hourly Rate

Average additional compensation:

R49,579

Bonus

R62,000

Profit Sharing

What am I worth?
How should I pay?

The average pay for a Senior Software Engineer is R475 per hour.

The average pay for a Senior Software Engineer is R684,058 per year.

10%
R300.39
10%
R475.00
50%
R783.50
90%
90%
MEDIAN R475.00
10%
R434k
10%
R684k
50%
R924k
90%
90%
MEDIAN R684,058
R433,725 - R924,031
R430K
R680K
R920K
MEDIAN: R684,058
10%
50%
90%
R300 - R784
R300
R480
R780
MEDIAN: R475
10%
50%
90%
R0R1M
Salary R433,725 - R924,031
Bonus R12,122 - R103,322
Profit Sharing R62,000
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).
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R463,916 - R1,062,585
  • Country: South Africa
  • Currency: ZAR
  • Updated: 21 Mar 2019
  • Individuals Reporting: 116
Hourly Data R0R783
Hourly Rate R300 - R784
Overtime R356
Annual Data R0R1M
Bonus R12,122 - R103,322
Profit Sharing R62,000
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).
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R463,916 - R1,062,585
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: ZAR
  • Updated: 21 Mar 2019
  • Individuals Reporting: 12

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: R717,270

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

Key Stats for Senior Software Engineer

Gender

Female
12 %
Male
88 %
10-19 years
92%
20 years or more
8%

Skills That Affect Senior Software Engineer Salaries


▲5%

SQL
▲4%

National Average
R717,000


.NET
▼7%

C++
▼8%

▼9%



▼14%

▼19%

C#
▼20%

▼24%

PHP
▼38%

Gender

Female
12 %
Male
88 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 34%
dental benefits
Dental: 9%
vision benefits
Vision: 8%
no benefits
None: 65%