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What is a software developer salary?

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The average salary for a Software Developer in SA is R 40 654 gross per month (R 487 800 gross per year), which is 73% higher than the South Africa’s national average salary.
Salary Range: a Software Developer can expect an average starting salary of R 22 488. The highest salaries can exceed R 85 700.

Among IT Software Developers in South Africa, Junior Software Developers tend to have the lowest salaries, while more experienced Java Developers, Senior Software Developers or Full Stack Software Developers enjoy the highest salaries.

In South Africa, an Entry Level Software Developer with less than three years of experience can expect to earn an average compensation of R 270 000 gross per year. An intermediate level Software Developer with 4-9 years of experience earns an average salary of R 450 000, while a Senior Software Developer with 10-20 years of experience makes on average R 610 000. Software Developers with more than 20 years of experience may earn more than R 800 000 yearly.

The salary and wage information presented on this page is based on the actual salaries offered to candidates in Software Developer job vacancies published on Jobted in the last 12 months.

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