How much does a Software Development Engineer make?

Updated Nov. 30, 2021
$96,429 /yr
Average Base Pay

561 salaries

$70K

Low

$96K

Average

$132K

High

No additional cash compensation has been reported for this role

The average salary for Software Development Engineer is $96,429 per year in the Canada. The average additional cash compensation for a Software Development Engineer in the Canada is undefined, with a range from undefined - undefined. Salaries estimates are based on 561 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by Software Development Engineer employees in the Canada.

Seniority Levels

L2
Software Engineer$84,712 /yr
L3
Senior Software Engineer$109,342 /yr
L4
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Related Job Titles

Principal Software Engineer

$133,246

per year

Senior Software Development Engineer

$113,530

per year

Software Development Engineer

$96,429

per year

Software Development Engineer In Test (SDET)

$76,502

per year

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Amazon
3.7

Amazon

Software Development Engineer

$108,702

 /yr
Range: $31K - $248K
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$31K

$248K

$30,575 - $247,932 Range

Amazon
3.7

Amazon

Software Development Engineer - Monthly Intern

$7,374

 /mo
Range: $607 - $10K

$607

$10K

$607 - $10,021 Range

Microsoft
4.4

Microsoft

Software Development Engineer

$97,763

 /yr
Range: $77K - $128K

$77K

$128K

$76,546 - $128,256 Range

Alcatel-Lucent
3.7

Alcatel-Lucent

Software Development Engineer

$92,065

 /yr
Range: $62K - $106K

$62K

$106K

$62,202 - $105,951 Range

Nokia
4.1

Nokia

Software Development Engineer

$82,679

 /yr
Range: $76K - $90K

$76K

$90K

$75,955 - $90,049 Range

MDA
3.5

MDA

Software Development Engineer

$80,337

 /yr
Range: $69K - $86K

$69K

$86K

$69,437 - $85,962 Range

AMD
4.2

AMD

Software Development Engineer

$79,068

 /yr
Range: $67K - $85K

$67K

$85K

$67,347 - $84,856 Range

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McAfee
3.7

McAfee

Software Development Engineer

$85,685

 /yr
Range: $82K - $125K

$82K

$125K

$82,110 - $124,573 Range

Ericsson-Worldwide
4

Ericsson-Worldwide

Software Development Engineer

$84,050

 /yr
Range: $69K - $113K

$69K

$113K

$68,673 - $112,837 Range

Fortinet
4.4

Fortinet

Software Development Engineer

$104,146

 /yr
Range: $80K - $113K

$80K

$113K

$79,971 - $113,406 Range

A Thinking Ape
4.3

A Thinking Ape

Software Development Engineer

$98,960

 /yr
Range: $97K - $124K

$97K

$124K

$96,727 - $123,527 Range

Amazon
3.7

Amazon

Software Development Engineer

US$107,493

 /yr
Range: US$101K - US$121K

US$101K

US$121K

US$100,633 - US$120,798 Range

IBM
4

IBM

Software Development Engineer

$85,979

 /yr
Range: $79K - $134K

$79K

$134K

$78,805 - $134,214 Range

Microsoft
4.4

Microsoft

Software Development Engineer - Monthly Intern

$4,769

 /mo
Range: $5K - $6K

$5K

$6K

$4,612 - $6,124 Range

Expedia Group
4.1

Expedia Group

Software Development Engineer

$82,764

 /yr
Range: $72K - $96K

$72K

$96K

$72,493 - $96,024 Range

A Thinking Ape
4.3

A Thinking Ape

Software Development Engineer - Monthly Intern

$5,694

 /mo
Range: $5K - $6K

$5K

$6K

$5,118 - $5,910 Range

Workday
4.2

Workday

Software Development Engineer

$87,158

 /yr
Range: $83K - $93K

$83K

$93K

$82,977 - $93,171 Range

BlackBerry
3.5

BlackBerry

Software Development Engineer

$92,323

 /yr
Range: $91K - $131K

$91K

$131K

$90,993 - $130,888 Range

Ubisoft
3.9

Ubisoft

Software Development Engineer

$66,143

 /yr
Range: $62K - $72K

$62K

$72K

$61,918 - $71,720 Range

AMD
4.2

AMD

Software Development Engineer - Intern

$53,593

 /yr
Range: $53K - $57K

$53K

$57K

$52,531 - $56,703 Range

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Frequently asked questions about a Software Development Engineer salaries

The national average salary for a Software Development Engineer is $96,429 per year in Canada. Filter by location to see a Software Development Engineer salaries in your area. Salaries estimates are based on 561 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by a Software Development Engineer employees.

The highest salary for a Software Development Engineer in Canada is $132,389 per year.

The lowest salary for a Software Development Engineer in Canada is $70,237 per year.

Recent Salary Reports

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

$125,248
per year
A Software Engineer in the Montreal Area area reported making $125,248 per year
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Montreal Area area
Full-time
 
201 to 500 employees
Company - Private
$99,810
per year
A Software Engineer in the Quebec Area area reported making $99,810 per year
Job Highlights
8-10 years experience
Quebec Area area
Full-time
 
201 to 500 employees
Company - Private
$102,962
per year
A Software Engineer in the Quebec Area area reported making $102,962 per year
Job Highlights
8-10 years experience
Quebec Area area
Full-time
 
201 to 500 employees
Company - Private
$100,000
per year
A Software Development Engineer in the Vancouver Area area reported making $100,000 per year
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
Vancouver Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public
$120,000
per year
A Software Engineer in the Toronto Area area reported making $120,000 per year
Additional Pay
$12k cash bonus
Job Highlights
3-4 years experience
Toronto Area area
Full-time
 
51 to 200 employees
Company - Private
$34,000
per year
A Software Engineer in the Toronto Area area reported making $34,000 per year
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
Toronto Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public
$100,000
per year
A Software Engineer in the Vancouver Area area reported making $100,000 per year
Additional Pay
$20k stock bonus
Job Highlights
3-4 years experience
Vancouver Area area
Full-time
 
5001 to 10000 employees
Company - Public
$28
hourly
A Software Engineering in the Toronto Area area reported making $28 per hour
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
Toronto Area area
Intern
 
1001 to 5000 employees
Company - Public
$21,312
per year
A Software Engineer in the Toronto Area area reported making $21,312 per year
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
Toronto Area area
Part-time
 
51 to 200 employees
Company - Private
$116,000
per year
A Software Engineer in the Ottawa Area area reported making $116,000 per year
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Ottawa Area area
Full-time
 
1001 to 5000 employees
Company - Private
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