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How much does a Software Development Engineer I make?

Updated Jun 17, 2021
CA$98k /yr
Average Base Pay

110 salaries

CA$82k

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CA$98k

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CA$117k

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The national average salary for a Software Development Engineer I is $97,747 in Canada. Filter by location to see Software Development Engineer I salaries in your area. Salary estimates are based on 110 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by Software Development Engineer I employees.

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Software Engineer ICA$76k /yr
L2
Software EngineerCA$83k /yr
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Amazon
3.8

Amazon

Software Development Engineer

CA$107,727

 /yr
Range: CA$18k - CA$208k
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CA$18k

CA$208k

CA$18,139 - CA$208,403 Range

Amazon
3.8

Amazon

Software Development Engineer - Monthly Intern

CA$7,290

 /mo
Range: CA$5k - CA$10k

CA$5k

CA$10k

CA$5,461 - CA$9,506 Range

Microsoft
4.4

Microsoft

Software Development Engineer

CA$96,263

 /yr
Range: CA$75k - CA$126k

CA$75k

CA$126k

CA$75,372 - CA$126,288 Range

Alcatel-Lucent
3.1

Alcatel-Lucent

Software Development Engineer

CA$90,653

 /yr
Range: CA$61k - CA$104k

CA$61k

CA$104k

CA$61,247 - CA$104,325 Range

Nokia
4.1

Nokia

Software Development Engineer

CA$81,411

 /yr
Range: CA$65k - CA$97k

CA$65k

CA$97k

CA$65,436 - CA$96,562 Range

AMD
4.1

AMD

Software Development Engineer

CA$77,855

 /yr
Range: CA$67k - CA$86k

CA$67k

CA$86k

CA$66,500 - CA$86,287 Range

McAfee
3.6

McAfee

Software Development Engineer

CA$84,370

 /yr
Range: CA$81k - CA$123k

CA$81k

CA$123k

CA$80,851 - CA$122,662 Range

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Ericsson-Worldwide
4

Ericsson-Worldwide

Software Development Engineer

CA$82,761

 /yr
Range: CA$68k - CA$111k

CA$68k

CA$111k

CA$67,620 - CA$111,106 Range

MDA
3.6

MDA

Software Development Engineer

CA$81,623

 /yr
Range: CA$76k - CA$85k

CA$76k

CA$85k

CA$75,519 - CA$84,643 Range

Fortinet
4.4

Fortinet

Software Development Engineer

CA$102,548

 /yr
Range: CA$79k - CA$112k

CA$79k

CA$112k

CA$78,744 - CA$111,666 Range

IBM
3.9

IBM

Software Development Engineer

CA$84,660

 /yr
Range: CA$78k - CA$132k

CA$78k

CA$132k

CA$77,596 - CA$132,155 Range

Microsoft
4.4

Microsoft

Software Development Engineer - Monthly Intern

CA$4,696

 /mo
Range: CA$5k - CA$6k

CA$5k

CA$6k

CA$4,542 - CA$6,030 Range

Expedia Group
4

Expedia Group

Software Development Engineer

CA$81,495

 /yr
Range: CA$71k - CA$95k

CA$71k

CA$95k

CA$71,381 - CA$94,551 Range

A Thinking Ape
4.4

A Thinking Ape

Software Development Engineer - Monthly Intern

CA$5,607

 /mo
Range: CA$5k - CA$6k

CA$5k

CA$6k

CA$5,040 - CA$5,820 Range

A Thinking Ape
4.4

A Thinking Ape

Software Development Engineer

CA$97,218

 /yr
Range: CA$95k - CA$108k

CA$95k

CA$108k

CA$95,243 - CA$108,081 Range

BlackBerry
3.5

BlackBerry

Software Development Engineer

CA$90,906

 /yr
Range: CA$90k - CA$129k

CA$90k

CA$129k

CA$89,597 - CA$128,880 Range

Ubisoft
3.9

Ubisoft

Software Development Engineer

CA$65,129

 /yr
Range: CA$61k - CA$71k

CA$61k

CA$71k

CA$60,969 - CA$70,620 Range

Intel Corporation
4.1

Intel Corporation

Software Development Engineer

CA$78,211

 /yr
Range: CA$76k - CA$100k

CA$76k

CA$100k

CA$76,454 - CA$100,044 Range

Nest Wealth Asset Management
4.5

Nest Wealth Asset Management

Software Development Engineer

CA$82,761

 /yr
Range: CA$74k - CA$88k

CA$74k

CA$88k

CA$73,824 - CA$87,716 Range

Abebooks
3.6

Abebooks

Software Development Engineer

CA$92,356

 /yr
Range: CA$92k - CA$94k

CA$92k

CA$94k

CA$91,935 - CA$94,224 Range

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Recent Salary Reports

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$102,000
per year
A Software Development Engineer I in the Vancouver Area area reported making $102,000 per year
Additional Pay
$32k cash bonus
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
Vancouver Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public
$90,000
per year
A Developer I in the Toronto Area area reported making $90,000 per year
Additional Pay
$7k cash bonus
Job Highlights
Toronto Area area
Full-time
 
51 to 200 employees
Company - Public
$70,000
per year
A Software Development Engineer (SDE) I in the Toronto Area area reported making $70,000 per year
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
Toronto Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Private
$102,000
per year
A SDE-I in the Vancouver Area area reported making $102,000 per year
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
Vancouver Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public
$83,700
per year
A Software Engineer I in the Vancouver Area area reported making $83,700 per year
Job Highlights
Vancouver Area area
Full-time
 
5001 to 10000 employees
Company - Public
$67,000
per year
A Software Development Engineer I in the Vancouver Area area reported making $67,000 per year
Job Highlights
3-4 years experience
Vancouver Area area
Full-time
 
51 to 200 employees
Company - Private
$102,000
per year
A Software Development Engineer I in the Vancouver Area area reported making $102,000 per year
Additional Pay
$25k cash bonus
$4k stock bonus
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
Vancouver Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public
$95,476
per year
A Software Engineer I in the Kitchener Area area reported making $95,476 per year
Job Highlights
Kitchener Area area
Full-time
 
201 to 500 employees
Company - Private
$65,326
per year
A Software Development Engineer I in the Saskatoon Area area reported making $65,326 per year
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
Saskatoon Area area
Full-time
 
5001 to 10000 employees
Company - Private
$80,401
per year
A SDE-1 Amazon in the Toronto Area area reported making $80,401 per year
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
Toronto Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public
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