Software Engineer Salaries in South Africa

Salary estimated from 488 employees, users, and past and present job advertisements on Indeed in the past 36 months. Last updated: 16 September 2020
Average salary
R 36 636 per month
  • Most Reported
R 9 400
R 82 000
Salary Distribution

How much does a Software Engineer make in South Africa?

The average salary for a Software Engineer is R 36 636 per month in South Africa. Salary estimates are based on 488 salaries submitted anonymously to Indeed by Software Engineer employees, users, and collected from past and present job advertisements on Indeed in the past 36 months. The typical tenure for a Software Engineer is less than 1 year.
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Software Engineer salaries by company in South Africa
CompanyAverage salary
R 44 659 per month
R 40 951 per month
R 58 697 per month
R 55 179 per month
R 55 000 per month
R 52 868 per month
R 52 626 per month
R 44 094 per month
R 39 062 per month
R 40 036 per month
Software Engineer salaries by location
CityAverage salary
R 37 766 per month
R 38 563 per month
R 47 419 per month
R 24 440 per month
R 39 293 per month

Software Engineer job openings

Graduate Software Engineer
IRESS Limited
Johannesburg, Gauteng
Global Software Engineer
South Africa
Infoware Studios
South Africa
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