SOFTWARE DEVELOPER SALARY IN MALAYSIA

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Average gross salary for Software Developer GROSS SALARY
MYR 71,438
Average gorss salary (USD) for Software Developer GROSS SALARY (USD)
US$ 19,310
Average net salary for Software Developer NET SALARY
MYR 60,120
The most typical salary for Software Developer MOST TYPICAL GROSS
MYR 53,907
  Updated: 21 Sep 2020   Diff. gross vs. net: 15%
  Salary entries: 126

Software Developer Earnings in Malaysia

Average salary for Software Developer in Malaysia is MYR 71,438.

Average take home earning is MYR 60,120 (Net).

The most typical salary is MYR 53,907 (Gross).

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Percentage of people Earn this salary or more
14 % MYR 125,411
39 % MYR 92,932
81 % MYR 53,907
97 % MYR 30,166
99 % MYR 13,366
100 % MYR 5,850
City Avg. gross salary (USD) Salary entries
Kuala Lumpur MYR 74,906 US$ 20,212 93
Petaling Jaya MYR 60,174 US$ 16,834 14
Johor Bahru MYR 81,048 US$ 19,889 05
Subang Jaya MYR 63,333 US$ 16,110 03
Kuching MYR 39,666 US$ 9,858 03
Klang MYR 61,600 US$ 18,562 02
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  SALARY BY LEVEL   SOFTWARE DEVELOPER   MALAYSIA

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Salary levels Avg. gross salary (USD) Avg. gross salary   Salary entries
65K US$ 63,280 MYR 210,000
01
45K US$ 43,616 MYR 179,800
05
35K US$ 34,075 MYR 125,411
12
25K US$ 24,684 MYR 92,932
31
15K US$ 15,030 MYR 53,907
53
8K US$ 8,486 MYR 30,166
20
4K US$ 3,304 MYR 13,366
03
1K US$ 1,408 MYR 5,850
01

  SALARY BY GENDER   SOFTWARE DEVELOPER   MALAYSIA

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Avg. gross salary (USD) Avg. gross salary   Salary entries
Men US$ 20,090 MYR 75,288 101
Women US$ 15,459 MYR 56,440 18
N/A US$ 17,969 MYR 54,440 07

  SALARY BY EDUCATION   SOFTWARE DEVELOPER   MALAYSIA

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Avg. gross salary (USD) Avg. gross salary   Salary entries
Masters Degree US$ 26,134 MYR 96,296 14
Bachelors Degree US$ 18,680 MYR 69,244 108
Some College US$ 12,285 MYR 49,200 02
Bellow H. School US$ 12,612 MYR 38,100 02

Software Developer workers holding Masters Degree degrees enjoy the highest average gross salaries in Malaysia. With an earned Masters Degree, they grosses MYR 96,296. While Software Developer workers with Some College education earn the least, with an average gross income of MYR 49,200. This is 112.73% lower of what Masters Degree degree holders earn.


  SALARY BY EXPERIENCE   SOFTWARE DEVELOPER   MALAYSIA

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Avg. gross salary (USD) Avg. gross salary   Salary entries
20+ Years US$ 16,845 MYR 70,000 01
16-20 Years US$ 37,272 MYR 141,000 03
12-16 Years US$ 25,965 MYR 91,471 07
8-12 Years US$ 29,013 MYR 112,673 13
4-8 Years US$ 22,408 MYR 83,962 34
2-4 Years US$ 18,855 MYR 68,203 27
1-2 Years US$ 12,497 MYR 46,180 15
0-1 Year US$ 11,043 MYR 39,008 26

Software Developer workers in Malaysia with more years of work experience outperform their counterparts with less experience. Workers with 16-20 Years of experience earn a gross average of MYR 141,000 compared to MYR 39,008 for their counterparts with 0-1 Year of experience. The difference between workers with 16-20 Years of experience and 0-1 Year is 237.52%.


  SALARY BY AGE   SOFTWARE DEVELOPER   MALAYSIA

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Avg. gross salary (USD) Avg. gross salary   Salary entries
51-56 US$ 45,693 MYR 183,000 01
39-44 US$ 26,384 MYR 93,833 06
33-38 US$ 25,536 MYR 99,430 15
27-32 US$ 21,333 MYR 81,093 41
22-26 US$ 15,381 MYR 55,581 54
16-21 US$ 7,518 MYR 28,200 02
N/A US$ 17,969 MYR 54,440 07
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  SALARY BY JOB TYPE   SOFTWARE DEVELOPER   MALAYSIA

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Avg. gross salary (USD) Avg. gross salary   Salary entries
Permanent US$ 19,167 MYR 70,427 108
Contract US$ 22,915 MYR 90,003 14
Self Employed US$ 7,533 MYR 25,000 01
Part Time US$ 11,572 MYR 36,666 03
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  SALARY BY CITY   SOFTWARE DEVELOPER   MALAYSIA

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# Avg. gross salary (USD) Avg. gross salary   Salary entries
1. Kuala Lumpur Software Developer in Kuala Lumpur US$ 20,212 MYR 74,906 93
2. Johor Bahru Software Developer in Johor Bahru US$ 19,889 MYR 81,048 05
3. Klang Software Developer in Klang US$ 18,562 MYR 61,600 02
4. Petaling Jaya Software Developer in Petaling Jaya US$ 16,834 MYR 60,174 14
5. Subang Jaya Software Developer in Subang Jaya US$ 16,110 MYR 63,333 03
6. Kuching Software Developer in Kuching US$ 9,858 MYR 39,666 03

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  SALARY BY COUNTRY    SOFTWARE DEVELOPER

# Avg. gross salary (USD) Avg. gross salary   Salary entries
1. United States United States Software Developer US$ 89,974 US$ 89,974 253
2. Australia Australia Software Developer in Australia US$ 76,578 AU$ 89,090 52
3. United Kingdom United Kingdom Software Developer in United Kingdom US$ 70,440 GBP 48,532 65
4. Germany Germany Software Developer in Germany US$ 65,800 EUR 54,453 126
5. China China Software Developer in China US$ 42,344 CNY 277,883 42
6. Russia Russia Software Developer in Russia US$ 27,306 RUB 1,350,826 23
7. Malaysia Malaysia US$ 19,310 MYR 71,438 126
8. Indonesia Indonesia Software Developer in Indonesia US$ 12,745 IDR 162,253,826 26
9. Vietnam Vietnam Software Developer in Vietnam US$ 12,419 VND 265,740,188 30

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(54/54)  MID LEVEL PROGRAMMER


 Posted: 21 Sep 2020

Bachelors Degree, 1-2 years: "Develop website."
Individual GROSS salary:
MYR 50,400
US$ 12,184


(53/54)  DEVELOPER


 Posted: 17 Sep 2020

Bachelors Degree, 0-1 year: "Coding using java."
Individual GROSS salary:
MYR 36,000
US$ 8,703


(52/54)  REACT NATIVE


 Posted: 06 Aug 2020

Bachelors Degree, 12-16 years: "Mobile Application."
Individual GROSS salary:
MYR 86,400
US$ 20,887


(51/54)  SENIOR SOFTWARE ENGINEER


 Posted: 22 Jul 2020

Bachelors Degree, 8-12 years: "- Fullstack developer - Android, iOS and ReactJS Web."
Individual GROSS salary:
MYR 92,400
US$ 22,338


(50/54)  SOFTWARE ENGINEER


 Posted: 07 Jul 2020

Bachelors Degree, 2-4 years: "Java, C#, HTML, Javascript, OracleSQL."
Individual GROSS salary:
MYR 93,600
US$ 22,628


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(49/54)  SENIOR SOFTWARE ENGINEER


 Posted: 24 Mar 2020

Bachelors Degree, 12-16 years: "Web Frontend Technologies, Angular."
Individual GROSS salary:
MYR 12,700
US$ 3,070


(48/54)  SOFTWARE ENGINEER


 Posted: 04 Mar 2020

Bachelors Degree, 8-12 years: "C#.NET, VB.NET, MS SQL, Crystal reporting, Oracle DB."
Individual GROSS salary:
MYR 99,360
US$ 24,020


(47/54)  SENIOR FRONT END DEVELOPER


 Posted: 03 Mar 2020

Bachelors Degree, 4-8 years: "Developeing websites and giving front end solutions for our SASS platform."
Individual GROSS salary:
MYR 90,000
US$ 21,758


(46/54)  SOFTWARE ENGINEER


 Posted: 14 Feb 2020

Bachelors Degree, 1-2 years: "Developing solutions in C."
Individual GROSS salary:
MYR 42,900
US$ 10,371


(45/54)  SENIOR SOFTWARE DEVELOPER


 Posted: 11 Feb 2020

Bachelors Degree, 2-4 years: "C++ c# and windows services."
Individual GROSS salary:
MYR 132,000
US$ 31,911


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(44/54)  INTEGRATION EXEC


 Posted: 03 Jan 2020

Bachelors Degree, 4-8 years: "ETL, Software Integration."
Individual GROSS salary:
MYR 80,757
US$ 19,523


(43/54)  JAVA APPLICATION SUPPORT


 Posted: 04 Sep 2019

Bachelors Degree, 1-2 years: "Responsible for supporting critical Visa Business applications and ensuring the stability of the applications. Perform proactive maintenance activities, engage in automation activities, and perform root cause analysis and remediation."
Individual GROSS salary:
MYR 36,000
US$ 8,989


(42/54)  SOFTWARE DEVELOPER


 Posted: 20 Aug 2019

Bachelors Degree, 4-8 years: "Create business reports using SAP BI. coordinating and understanding business requirement and providing data analysis."
Individual GROSS salary:
MYR 66,000
US$ 16,480


(41/54)  SENIOR SOFTWARE ENGINEER


 Posted: 01 Aug 2019

Bachelors Degree, 4-8 years: "Working as SharePoint Developer at client location petronas."
Individual GROSS salary:
MYR 11,000
US$ 2,747


(40/54)  APPLICATION DEVELOPMENT ANALYST


 Posted: 21 Jul 2019

Bachelors Degree, 0-1 year: "Develop cloud based application product."
Individual GROSS salary:
MYR 51,760
US$ 12,924


(39/54)  SOFTWARE ENGINEER BACKEND


 Posted: 16 Jul 2019

Bachelors Degree, 1-2 years: "Develop software for backend using Python and Java."
Individual GROSS salary:
MYR 91,000
US$ 22,722


(38/54)  UI/UX DEVELOPER


 Posted: 16 Jul 2019

Bachelors Degree, 2-4 years: "Design UI and UX and develop the front end."
Individual GROSS salary:
MYR 54,000
US$ 13,483


(37/54)  RPA DEVELOPER


 Posted: 12 Jul 2019

Bachelors Degree, 2-4 years: "Responsible for end to end delivery."
Individual GROSS salary:
MYR 105,000
US$ 26,218


(36/54)  BACKEND DEVELOPER


 Posted: 08 Jul 2019

Masters Degree, 2-4 years: "Write code and fix bugs."
Individual GROSS salary:
MYR 96,000
US$ 23,970


(35/54)  SENIOR ORACLE APPLICATION DEVELOPER


 Posted: 04 Jul 2019

Masters Degree, 16-20 years: "An IT professional with more than 16 years of software development and support experience, primarily in Oracle E-Business Suite versions 11i and 12."
Individual GROSS salary:
MYR 183,000
US$ 45,693


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(34/54)  SOFTWARE DEVELOPER


 Posted: 23 Jun 2019

Bachelors Degree, 8-12 years: "Write code, degub, prepare test case etc."
Individual GROSS salary:
MYR 130,000
US$ 32,460


(33/54)  SYSTEMS AND APPLICATION DEVELOPER


 Posted: 20 Jun 2019

Bachelors Degree, 1-2 years: "Develop new web and mobile application."
Individual GROSS salary:
MYR 28,800
US$ 7,191


(32/54)  SALESFORCE CONSULTANT


 Posted: 18 Jun 2019

Bachelors Degree, 8-12 years: "Configuration and customisation."
Individual GROSS salary:
MYR 72,000
US$ 17,978


(31/54)  DEVELOPER


 Posted: 02 Jun 2019

Bachelors Degree, 4-8 years: "Software Developer."
Individual GROSS salary:
MYR 108,000
US$ 26,967


(30/54)  SOFTWARE DEVELOPER


 Posted: 04 May 2019

Bachelors Degree, 16-20 years: "Develop Software."
Individual GROSS salary:
MYR 120,000
US$ 29,963


(29/54)  SOFTWARE DEVELOPER


 Posted: 01 May 2019

Bachelors Degree, 0-1 year: "Develop apps and coding."
Individual GROSS salary:
MYR 38,400
US$ 9,588


(28/54)  SOFTWARE ENGINEER


 Posted: 02 Apr 2019

Bachelors Degree, 1-2 years: "Develop new function in based software, testing, deployed, and make suitable changes based on users needs. Sometimes might need to attain to user to solve the error they meet."
Individual GROSS salary:
MYR 35,000
US$ 8,739


(27/54)  PROGRAMMER


 Posted: 20 Mar 2019

Some College, 0-1 year: "Develop and design the ERP system."
Individual GROSS salary:
MYR 26,400
US$ 6,592


(26/54)  CRM DEVELOPER


 Posted: 06 Mar 2019

Masters Degree, 2-4 years: "MS CRM Dynamics developer."
Individual GROSS salary:
MYR 108,000
US$ 26,967


(25/54)  GRADUATE


 Posted: 16 Feb 2019

Masters Degree, 0-1 year: "Software developing and project management along with some resource handling that is very time consuming."
Individual GROSS salary:
MYR 44,400
US$ 11,086


(24/54)  SOFTWARE ENGINEER


 Posted: 11 Feb 2019

Bachelors Degree, 2-4 years: "Developing programming language."
Individual GROSS salary:
MYR 55,737
US$ 13,917


(23/54)  SOFTWARE DEVELOPER


 Posted: 16 Jan 2019

Bachelors Degree, 1-2 years: "Develop software i guess."
Individual GROSS salary:
MYR 30,000
US$ 7,491


(22/54)  SOFTWARE DEVELOPER


 Posted: 15 Jan 2019

Bachelors Degree, 0-1 year: "I am working as a developer, i do all kinds of development. still in the initial stage."
Individual GROSS salary:
MYR 80,000
US$ 19,975


(21/54)  ABAP CONSULTANT


 Posted: 25 Dec 2018

Bachelors Degree, 2-4 years: "ABAP consultant and worked around 3-4 years."
Individual GROSS salary:
MYR 64,000
US$ 15,980


(20/54)  SOFTWARE ENGINEER


 Posted: 04 Dec 2018

Bachelors Degree, 2-4 years: "Develop software."
Individual GROSS salary:
MYR 71,500
US$ 17,853


(19/54)  PROGRAMMER


 Posted: 20 Sep 2018

Bachelors Degree, 4-8 years: "Software development."
Individual GROSS salary:
MYR 55,488
US$ 13,855


(18/54)  CONSULTANT


 Posted: 27 Jul 2018

Bachelors Degree, 4-8 years: "Sales performance management."
Individual GROSS salary:
MYR 160,000
US$ 39,951


(17/54)  COMPUTER VISION SCIENTIST


 Posted: 24 Jul 2018

Masters Degree, 4-8 years: "Research, deep learning, computer vision."
Individual GROSS salary:
MYR 16,400
US$ 4,095


(16/54)  SOFWARE ENGINEER


 Posted: 20 Jul 2018

Some College, 4-8 years: "Develop and maintain system."
Individual GROSS salary:
MYR 72,000
US$ 17,978


(15/54)  SOFTWARE DEVELOPER


 Posted: 13 Jul 2018

Bachelors Degree, 4-8 years: "Mainframe Developer."
Individual GROSS salary:
MYR 168,000
US$ 41,948


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(14/54)  IOS DEVELOPER


 Posted: 04 Jul 2018

Bachelors Degree, 0-1 year: "Developing for mobile applications."
Individual GROSS salary:
MYR 43,200
US$ 10,787


(13/54)  SENIOR SUPPORT ENGINEER


 Posted: 21 Jun 2018

Bachelors Degree, 4-8 years: "Kewill is a application which is freight forwarder and its control entire business of logistics which includes Air, Ocean and Inland shipment, also Kewill application handles revenue and cost for all the shipments."
Individual GROSS salary:
MYR 168,000
US$ 41,948


(12/54)  PERFORMANCE TESTER


 Posted: 05 Jun 2018

Bachelors Degree, 4-8 years: "Total 7 year of experience in Load runner performance testing."
Individual GROSS salary:
MYR 78,000
US$ 19,476


(11/54)  SAP SD CONSULTANT


 Posted: 22 May 2018

Masters Degree, 4-8 years: "SAP projects handling and implementation with production support."
Individual GROSS salary:
MYR 156,000
US$ 38,952


(10/54)  WEBSITE DESIGNER


 Posted: 03 May 2018

Bachelors Degree, 0-1 year: "Creating and designing website based on customer's requirement."
Individual GROSS salary:
MYR 42,000
US$ 10,487


(9/54)  SOFTWARE ENGINEER


 Posted: 10 Apr 2018

Bachelors Degree, 4-8 years: "Working in HSBC."
Individual GROSS salary:
MYR 57,600
US$ 14,382


(8/54)  SOFTWARE ENGINEER


 Posted: 12 Mar 2018

Masters Degree education, 2-4 years of experience.
Individual GROSS salary:
MYR 85,000
US$ 21,224


(7/54)  CONSULTANT


 Posted: 26 Feb 2018

Masters Degree, 8-12 years: "SAP ARIBA Procurement 10 years experience IT and Software Development Functional knowledge Business analysis."
Individual GROSS salary:
MYR 113,750
US$ 28,402


(6/54)  IT OFFICER


 Posted: 17 Sep 2017

Bachelors Degree, 0-1 year: "Support Software Maintenance Software Development."
Individual GROSS salary:
MYR 36,000
US$ 8,132


(5/54)  BACKEND DEVELOPER


 Posted: 11 Sep 2017

Bachelors Degree, 1-2 years: "Design and develop software, improve features, as well as fix bugs of infrastructure projects."
Individual GROSS salary:
MYR 108,000
US$ 24,396


(4/54)  CONSULTANT


 Posted: 26 Aug 2017

Bachelors Degree, 2-4 years: "Consult and help people. Make business flows, solutions architecture and high level development."
Individual GROSS salary:
MYR 114,000
US$ 25,751


(3/54)  SYSTEM ANALYSIS


 Posted: 23 Aug 2017

Bachelors Degree, 8-12 years: "Create/maintaining/planning system."
Individual GROSS salary:
MYR 147,840
US$ 33,395


(2/54)  SOFTWARE QA ENGINEER


 Posted: 21 Aug 2017

Bachelors Degree, 4-8 years: "I am QA engineer who primarily works on test automation using C#, MS Azure and selenium."
Individual GROSS salary:
MYR 100,100
US$ 22,611


(1/54)  CONSULTANT


 Posted: 02 Aug 2017

Bachelors Degree, 4-8 years: "Development of application Business requirement analysis testing team leader."
Individual GROSS salary:
MYR 135,000
US$ 30,495


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