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How much does a Senior Software Engineer make?

Updated Sep. 19, 2021
$109,373 /yr
Average Base Pay

3,245 salaries

$82K

Low

$109K

Average

$146K

High

No additional cash compensation has been reported for this role

The national average salary for Senior Software Engineer is $109,373 per year in Canada. Filter by location to see Senior Software Engineer salaries in your area. Salaries estimates are based on 3245 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by Senior Software Engineer employees.

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Senior Software Engineer$109,373 /yr
L4
Software Engineer IV$110,174 /yr
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IBM
3.9

IBM

Senior Software Engineer

$127,377

 /yr
Range: $80K - $196K
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$80K

$196K

$79,939 - $195,890 Range

AMD
4.2

AMD

Senior Software Engineer

$100,524

 /yr
Range: $86K - $122K

$86K

$122K

$86,086 - $122,485 Range

Amazon
3.8

Amazon

Senior Software Engineer

$158,542

 /yr
Range: $104K - $183K

$104K

$183K

$104,329 - $182,699 Range

Capital One
4.1

Capital One

Senior Software Engineer

$98,163

 /yr
Range: $92K - $126K

$92K

$126K

$91,986 - $126,293 Range

BlackBerry
3.6

BlackBerry

Senior Software Engineer

$115,911

 /yr
Range: $91K - $151K

$91K

$151K

$90,573 - $150,803 Range

Electronic Arts
4.1

Electronic Arts

Senior Software Engineer

$133,850

 /yr
Range: $99K - $172K

$99K

$172K

$99,159 - $171,504 Range

Sandvine
3.5

Sandvine

Senior Software Engineer

$103,622

 /yr
Range: $90K - $126K

$90K

$126K

$90,479 - $126,358 Range

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Ciena
4.3

Ciena

Senior Software Engineer

$113,984

 /yr
Range: $103K - $133K

$103K

$133K

$103,100 - $132,636 Range

Microsoft
4.4

Microsoft

Senior Software Engineer

$141,840

 /yr
Range: $104K - $161K

$104K

$161K

$104,377 - $160,741 Range

RBC
4

RBC

Senior Software Engineer

$101,918

 /yr
Range: $85K - $125K

$85K

$125K

$85,305 - $125,000 Range

Ericsson-Worldwide
4

Ericsson-Worldwide

Senior Software Engineer

$112,841

 /yr
Range: $89K - $171K

$89K

$171K

$88,741 - $170,764 Range

Autodesk
4.3

Autodesk

Senior Software Engineer

$110,828

 /yr
Range: $87K - $138K

$87K

$138K

$87,321 - $138,284 Range

Realtor.com
3.6

Realtor.com

Senior Software Engineer

$112,221

 /yr
Range: $104K - $153K

$104K

$153K

$104,377 - $153,278 Range

Thomson Reuters
3.9

Thomson Reuters

Senior Software Engineer

$115,828

 /yr
Range: $91K - $126K

$91K

$126K

$91,248 - $126,265 Range

SAP
4.5

SAP

Senior Software Engineer

$104,951

 /yr
Range: $84K - $139K

$84K

$139K

$84,053 - $139,347 Range

Nokia
4.1

Nokia

Senior Software Engineer

$112,715

 /yr
Range: $101K - $133K

$101K

$133K

$100,513 - $132,883 Range

Shopify
4.2

Shopify

Senior Software Engineer

$123,008

 /yr
Range: $104K - $140K

$104K

$140K

$104,377 - $139,890 Range

Google
4.5

Google

Senior Software Engineer

$156,577

 /yr
Range: $100K - $254K

$100K

$254K

$100,456 - $253,911 Range

Nuance
3.8

Nuance

Senior Software Engineer

$101,292

 /yr
Range: $87K - $146K

$87K

$146K

$86,621 - $146,473 Range

Cisco Systems
4.3

Cisco Systems

Senior Software Engineer

$129,528

 /yr
Range: $14K - $240K

$14K

$240K

$13,549 - $240,000 Range

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Frequently asked questions about a Senior Software Engineer salaries

The national average salary for a Senior Software Engineer is $109,373 per year in Canada. Filter by location to see a Senior Software Engineer salaries in your area. Salaries estimates are based on 3245 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by a Senior Software Engineer employees.

The highest salary for a Senior Software Engineer in Canada is $145,918 per year.

The lowest salary for a Senior Software Engineer in Canada is $81,981 per year.

Recent Salary Reports

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$100,000
per year
A Senior Software Engineer in the Toronto Area area reported making $100,000 per year
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10+ years experience
Toronto Area area
Full-time
 
1 to 50 employees
Company - Private
$130,000
per year
A Senior Software Engineer in the Toronto Area area reported making $130,000 per year
Job Highlights
8-10 years experience
Toronto Area area
Full-time
 
1001 to 5000 employees
Company - Private
$103,000
per year
A Senior Software Engineer in the Kitchener Area area reported making $103,000 per year
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Kitchener Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public
$90,000
per year
A Senior Software Engineer in the Toronto Area area reported making $90,000 per year
Job Highlights
8-10 years experience
Toronto Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public
$167,000
per year
A Senior Software Engineer in the Toronto Area area reported making $167,000 per year
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Toronto Area area
Full-time
 
501 to 1000 employees
Company - Private
$173,266
per year
A Senior Software Engineer in the Toronto Area area reported making $173,266 per year
Job Highlights
8-10 years experience
Toronto Area area
Full-time
 
501 to 1000 employees
Company - Private
$80,000
per year
A Senior Software Engineer in the Toronto Area area reported making $80,000 per year
Job Highlights
8-10 years experience
Toronto Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public
$150,000
per year
A Senior Developer in the Toronto Area area reported making $150,000 per year
Job Highlights
8-10 years experience
Toronto Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public
$156,566
per year
A Software Develper- Senior in the Toronto Area area reported making $156,566 per year
Job Highlights
8-10 years experience
Toronto Area area
 
Full-time
501 to 1000 employees
$100,000
per year
A Senior Software Engineer in the Montreal Area area reported making $100,000 per year
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Montreal Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public
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