How much does a Senior Software Developer make?

Updated Sep. 19, 2021
$100,663 /yr
Average Base Pay

2,174 salaries

$79K

Low

$101K

Average

$128K

High

No additional cash compensation has been reported for this role

The national average salary for Senior Software Developer is $100,663 per year in Canada. Filter by location to see Senior Software Developer salaries in your area. Salaries estimates are based on 2174 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by Senior Software Developer employees.

Seniority Levels

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Senior Software Developer$100,663 /yr
L4
Leader of Software Development$80,020 /yr
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BlackBerry
3.6

BlackBerry

Senior Software Developer

$120,804

 /yr
Range: $96K - $152K
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$96K

$152K

$96,000 - $151,987 Range

SAP
4.5

SAP

Senior Software Developer

$98,543

 /yr
Range: $78K - $132K

$78K

$132K

$78,273 - $131,914 Range

IBM
3.9

IBM

Senior Software Developer

$124,980

 /yr
Range: $93K - $175K

$93K

$175K

$93,260 - $174,641 Range

D2L
4.2

D2L

Senior Software Developer

$98,104

 /yr
Range: $89K - $121K

$89K

$121K

$88,569 - $120,764 Range

Shopify
4.2

Shopify

Senior Software Developer

$124,673

 /yr
Range: $114K - $137K

$114K

$137K

$113,984 - $136,856 Range

Clio
4.1

Clio

Senior Software Developer

$115,578

 /yr
Range: $97K - $129K

$97K

$129K

$97,071 - $128,628 Range

SOTI
3.5

SOTI

Senior Software Developer

$107,681

 /yr
Range: $96K - $128K

$96K

$128K

$95,621 - $127,589 Range

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OpenText
3.6

OpenText

Senior Software Developer

$99,045

 /yr
Range: $81K - $108K

$81K

$108K

$80,573 - $107,509 Range

Ceridian
4

Ceridian

Senior Software Developer

$103,622

 /yr
Range: $88K - $132K

$88K

$132K

$87,635 - $132,034 Range

SMART Technologies
3.7

SMART Technologies

Senior Software Developer

$101,119

 /yr
Range: $86K - $134K

$86K

$134K

$85,589 - $134,360 Range

BMO Financial Group
3.8

BMO Financial Group

Senior Software Developer

$86,086

 /yr
Range: $65K - $112K

$65K

$112K

$65,242 - $112,495 Range

Oracle
3.7

Oracle

Senior Software Developer

$105,991

 /yr
Range: $86K - $142K

$86K

$142K

$85,589 - $141,855 Range

MindGeek
3.6

MindGeek

Senior Software Developer

$90,602

 /yr
Range: $78K - $95K

$78K

$95K

$77,950 - $94,902 Range

RBC
4

RBC

Senior Software Developer

$85,752

 /yr
Range: $71K - $119K

$71K

$119K

$70,623 - $119,165 Range

Unity Technologies
4.4

Unity Technologies

Senior Software Developer

$128,042

 /yr
Range: $119K - $142K

$119K

$142K

$119,254 - $142,278 Range

SkipTheDishes
3.7

SkipTheDishes

Senior Software Developer

$106,820

 /yr
Range: $90K - $120K

$90K

$120K

$89,697 - $120,034 Range

Morgan Stanley
4

Morgan Stanley

Senior Software Developer

$103,079

 /yr
Range: $86K - $130K

$86K

$130K

$86,287 - $130,000 Range

Nuance
3.8

Nuance

Senior Software Developer

$96,099

 /yr
Range: $85K - $136K

$85K

$136K

$85,106 - $136,170 Range

TD
4

TD

Senior Software Developer

$95,419

 /yr
Range: $78K - $111K

$78K

$111K

$78,283 - $110,502 Range

Ericsson-Worldwide
4

Ericsson-Worldwide

Senior Software Developer

$115,883

 /yr
Range: $90K - $139K

$90K

$139K

$90,067 - $139,347 Range

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Frequently asked questions about a Senior Software Developer salaries

The national average salary for a Senior Software Developer is $100,663 per year in Canada. Filter by location to see a Senior Software Developer salaries in your area. Salaries estimates are based on 2174 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by a Senior Software Developer employees.

The highest salary for a Senior Software Developer in Canada is $127,671 per year.

The lowest salary for a Senior Software Developer in Canada is $79,368 per year.

Recent Salary Reports

Below are the most recent senior software developer salary reports. Employer name has been removed to protect anonymity.

$130,000
per year
A Senior Software Developer in the Montreal Area area reported making $130,000 per year
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Montreal Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public
$80,000
per year
A Senior Software Developer in the Toronto Area area reported making $80,000 per year
Additional Pay
$10k profit sharing
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Toronto Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public
$105,000
per year
A Senior Software Developer in the Vancouver Area area reported making $105,000 per year
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Vancouver Area area
Full-time
 
501 to 1000 employees
Company - Private
$90,000
per year
A Senior Software Developer in the Montreal Area area reported making $90,000 per year
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Montreal Area area
Full-time
 
1 to 50 employees
Company - Private
$125,000
per year
A Senior Software Developer in the Ottawa Area area reported making $125,000 per year
Additional Pay
$5k cash bonus
$50k stock bonus
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Ottawa Area area
Full-time
 
5001 to 10000 employees
Company - Public
$120,000
per year
A Senior Software Developer in the Calgary Area area reported making $120,000 per year
Job Highlights
5-7 years experience
Calgary Area area
Full-time
 
51 to 200 employees
Company - Private
$125,000
per year
A Senior Software Developer in the Toronto Area area reported making $125,000 per year
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Toronto Area area
Full-time
 
51 to 200 employees
Company - Private
$110,000
per year
A Senior Software Developer in the Vancouver Area area reported making $110,000 per year
Job Highlights
5-7 years experience
Vancouver Area area
Full-time
 
51 to 200 employees
Company - Public
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