Software Engineer Salaries in South Africa

Salary estimated from 478 employees, users, and past and present job advertisements on Indeed in the past 36 months. Last updated: 23 September 2020
Average salary
R 36 906 per month
  • Most Reported
R 9 600
R 82 000
Salary Distribution

How much does a Software Engineer make in South Africa?

The average salary for a Software Engineer is R 36 906 per month in South Africa. Salary estimates are based on 478 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 58 230 per month
R 54 656 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
R 38 344 per month
Software Engineer salaries by location
CityAverage salary
R 37 935 per month
R 39 618 per month
R 47 419 per month
R 24 440 per month
R 38 919 per month

Software Engineer job openings

JUNIOR SOFTWARE ENGINEER
Infoware Studios
South Africa
Global Software Engineer
Striata
South Africa
Junior Software Engineer: Implementation JHB
Digiata
Johannesburg, Gauteng
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