Average Software Programmer with .NET Skills Salary in Canada

Annual Base Salary - $61,585.00/year

The average annual salary of Software Programmer is $61,585.00


The starting salary of Software Programmer is between $32,428.00 and $38,150.00 whereas the maximum salary range is between $72,100.00 and $82,915.00.

Minimum Annual PayMaximum Annual Pay
Average Hourly Pay - $20.14/hour

The average hourly pay of Software Programmer is $20.14.


The starting hourly rate is between $12.00 and $14.56 for Software Programmer whereas the maximum hourly wage is between $28.60 and $33.00.

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  • Currency : CAD
  • Annual Salary : $61,585.00
  • Hourly Pay : $20.14
  • Weekly Pay : $1,087.00
  • Fortnightly Salary : $2,173.00
  • Monthly Salary : $4,708.00

Software Programmer Salary Comparison by Gender


This pie chart demonstrates the gender share for Software Programmer. As indicated, the golden colour represents the percentage share for women and the green represents the percentage share for men.

As shown via chart, male employees are involved 100% in contrast with female who possibly are not a part of this profession.

Salary Distribution Based on Years of Experience

The line graph shows Software Programmer salary in Canada on an annual basis. In this graph specifically, it is indicated that as the years of experience increases, so does their wages.

For Software Programmer working less than a year in a company, you notice that their annual salary starts around $40,875.00.

As the years of experience reaches 1 to 4, there is a significant increase of $10,438.53 which would give a total wage of CAD51,313.53.

Once the experience reaches 5-9 years Software Programmer salary would increase again to a total of $66,045.42, adding $14,731.89 from the last salary increase.

Prominent Skills Affecting Software Programmer Salary

The bar graph data indicates the importance of specific skills which can have a direct impact on Software Programmer's salary. It clearly highlights the skills needed for a post of Software Programmer when hired by an employer.

The most vital skill expected of Software Programmer is Software Development which impacts the most than the rest of the skills indicated with a staggering 21% comparatively. Therefore, one’s salary would greatly depend on their skills in Software Development.

The skill least likely to affect one’s pay would be C++ Programming Language with 1%. It can be said that C++ Programming Language skill will unlikely impact the salary.

Compensation Statistics Based on Experience Levels

This combination of a line and the bar graph shows how the experience affects the salary of Software Programmer. Companies are considering factors like training and education directly affecting the salary offered to you as an employee. The line graph shows the salary increment with the increase in experience whereas the bar graph shows the comparision of how the salary is getting affected based on experience level.

As shown in the trends, lowest earning is $40,030.00 whereas the highest earning is $68,359.00 which clearly shows the salary increases with the level of expertise.

Mid Carrer person will earn the maximum salary of $68,359.00 at 11%. So to summerize, Entry Level earns 35% less than the average salary, Early Career earns 13% less than the average salary, Mid Carrer earns 11% more than the average salary.

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