Software Engineer Salaries in South Africa

Salary estimated from 523 employees, users, and past and present job advertisements on Indeed in the past 36 months. Last updated: 07 August 2020
Average salary
R 36 160 per month
  • Most Reported
R 9 200
R 81 000
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How much does a Software Engineer make in South Africa?

The average salary for a Software Engineer is R 36 160 per month in South Africa. Salary estimates are based on 523 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 42 360 per month
R 33 639 per month
R 494 954 per year
R 595 286 per year
R 22 000 per month
R 18 722 per month
R 40 272 per month
R 26 617 per month
R 615 299 per year
R 532 743 per year
Software Engineer salaries by location
CityAverage salary
R 37 312 per month
R 36 808 per month
R 44 401 per month
R 29 624 per month
R 40 567 per month