How much does a Software Developer make?

Updated Jul. 30, 2021
$74,564 /yr
Average Base Pay

10,433 salaries

$54K

Low

$75K

Average

$103K

High

No additional cash compensation has been reported for this role

The national average salary for a Software Developer is $74,564 per year in Canada. Filter by location to see Software Developer salaries in your area. Salaries estimates are based on 10433 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by Software Developer employees.

Seniority Levels

L2
Software Developer$74,564 /yr
L3
Senior Software Developer$99,049 /yr
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Entry Level Software Developer

$78,979

per year

Java Developer

$72,085

per year

Junior Software Developer

$55,532

per year

Software Developer Fresher

$74,617

per year

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IBM
3.9

IBM

Software Developer

$81,996

 /yr
Range: $43K - $165K
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$43K

$165K

$43,092 - $165,426 Range

IBM
3.9

IBM

Software Developer - Hourly Intern

$26

 /hr
Range: $6 - $63

$6

$63

$6 - $63 Range

BlackBerry
3.6

BlackBerry

Software Developer

$92,007

 /yr
Range: $44K - $133K

$44K

$133K

$44,128 - $133,022 Range

SAP
4.5

SAP

Software Developer

$82,261

 /yr
Range: $44K - $114K

$44K

$114K

$44,394 - $113,546 Range

Ericsson-Worldwide
4

Ericsson-Worldwide

Software Developer

$79,148

 /yr
Range: $55K - $135K

$55K

$135K

$55,409 - $135,165 Range

SAP
4.5

SAP

Software Developer - Hourly Intern

$27

 /hr
Range: $20 - $34

$20

$34

$20 - $34 Range

Shopify
4.2

Shopify

Software Developer

$100,865

 /yr
Range: $36K - $157K

$36K

$157K

$35,626 - $157,420 Range

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Tata Consultancy Services (13461)
3.9

Tata Consultancy Services (13461)

Software Developer

$68,857

 /yr
Range: $53K - $111K

$53K

$111K

$53,055 - $111,106 Range

Genetec
4.5

Genetec

Software Developer

$72,098

 /yr
Range: $53K - $102K

$53K

$102K

$53,209 - $102,399 Range

CGI
3.8

CGI

Software Developer

$65,890

 /yr
Range: $39K - $90K

$39K

$90K

$39,053 - $90,000 Range

RBC
3.9

RBC

Software Developer - Hourly Intern

$25

 /hr
Range: $21 - $31

$21

$31

$21 - $31 Range

BMO Financial Group
3.8

BMO Financial Group

Software Developer

$74,498

 /yr
Range: $59K - $105K

$59K

$105K

$58,800 - $104,706 Range

RBC
3.9

RBC

Software Developer

$78,261

 /yr
Range: $50K - $105K

$50K

$105K

$49,639 - $104,852 Range

D2L
4.4

D2L

Software Developer

$80,488

 /yr
Range: $64K - $93K

$64K

$93K

$63,942 - $93,106 Range

BlackBerry
3.6

BlackBerry

Software Developer - Hourly Intern

$26

 /hr
Range: $21 - $35

$21

$35

$21 - $35 Range

Ericsson-Worldwide
4

Ericsson-Worldwide

Software Developer - Hourly Intern

$22

 /hr
Range: $19 - $28

$19

$28

$19 - $28 Range

Ceridian
4

Ceridian

Software Developer

$80,851

 /yr
Range: $50K - $95K

$50K

$95K

$50,460 - $95,476 Range

Vendasta
4.1

Vendasta

Software Developer

$72,448

 /yr
Range: $52K - $121K

$52K

$121K

$51,612 - $120,602 Range

SOTI
3.4

SOTI

Software Developer

$84,089

 /yr
Range: $62K - $114K

$62K

$114K

$61,663 - $114,236 Range

Shareworks by Morgan Stanley
3.6

Shareworks by Morgan Stanley

Software Developer

$86,175

 /yr
Range: $66K - $114K

$66K

$114K

$65,984 - $114,000 Range

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Frequently asked questions about a Software Developer salaries

The national average salary for a a Software Developer is $74,564 per year in Canada. Filter by location to see a Software Developer salaries in your area. Salaries estimates are based on 10433 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by a Software Developer employees.

The highest salary for a a Software Developer in Canada is $102,608 per year.

The lowest salary for a a Software Developer in Canada is $54,184 per year.

Recent Salary Reports

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

$27
hourly
A Software Developer in the Toronto Area area reported making $27 per hour
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
Toronto Area area
Intern
 
1001 to 5000 employees
Company - Private
$100,000
per year
A Software Developer in the Vancouver Area area reported making $100,000 per year
Job Highlights
3-4 years experience
Vancouver Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public
$95,000
per year
A Software Developer in the Toronto Area area reported making $95,000 per year
Additional Pay
$5k cash bonus
Job Highlights
3-4 years experience
Toronto Area area
Full-time
 
1 to 50 employees
Company - Private
$50,000
per year
A Software Developer in the Toronto Area area reported making $50,000 per year
Job Highlights
Toronto Area area
Full-time
 
1 to 50 employees
Company - Public
$39
hourly
A Software Developer in the Toronto Area area reported making $39 per hour
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
Toronto Area area
Contract
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public
$45,000
per year
A Software Developer in the Quebec Area area reported making $45,000 per year
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
Quebec Area area
Intern
 
51 to 200 employees
Company - Private
$50,000
per year
A Software Developer in the Toronto Area area reported making $50,000 per year
Job Highlights
5-7 years experience
Toronto Area area
Contract
 
5001 to 10000 employees
Company - Public
$65,000
per year
A Software Developer in the Calgary Area area reported making $65,000 per year
Job Highlights
3-4 years experience
Calgary Area area
Full-time
 
51 to 200 employees
Company - Private
$60,000
per year
A Software Developer in the Kamloops Area area reported making $60,000 per year
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
Kamloops Area area
Full-time
 
1 to 50 employees
Company - Private