Average Software Engineer / Developer / Programmer Salary

R384,874
Avg. SalaryShow Hourly Rate
R25,793
Bonus
R15,500
Profit Sharing
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The average salary for a Software Engineer / Developer / Programmer is R384,874.
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R199k
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R741k
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MEDIAN R384,874
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Salary
R199k - R741k
Bonus
R5k - R112k
Profit Sharing
R0 - R16k
Total Pay
R194k - R824k

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Popular Skills for Software Engineer / Developer / Programmer

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

Pay by Experience Level for Software Engineer / Developer / Programmer

An entry-level Software Engineer / Developer / Programmer with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of R242,000 based on 19 salaries. An early career Software Engineer / Developer / Programmer with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of R326,278 based on 66 salaries. A mid-career Software Engineer / Developer / Programmer with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of R498,714 based on 33 salaries. An experienced Software Engineer / Developer / Programmer with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of R718,961 based on 9 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of R824,242.

Years of Experience

This data is based on 134 survey responses.
Entry Level
14.2%
Early Career
49.3%
Mid Career
24.6%
Experienced
6.7%
Late Career
5.2%

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