SOFTWARE DEVELOPER SALARY IN SAUDI ARABIA

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Average gross salary for Software Developer GROSS SALARY
SAR 153,784
Average gorss salary (USD) for Software Developer GROSS SALARY (USD)
US$ 41,007
Average net salary for Software Developer NET SALARY
SAR 136,142
The most typical salary for Software Developer MOST TYPICAL GROSS
SAR 174,560
  Updated: 23 Aug 2020   Diff. gross vs. net: 11%
  Salary entries: 18

Software Developer Earnings in Saudi Arabia

Average salary for Software Developer in Saudi Arabia is SAR 153,784.

Average take home earning is SAR 136,142 (Net).

The most typical salary is SAR 174,560 (Gross).

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Percentage of people Earn this salary or more
11 % SAR 355,000
22 % SAR 201,656
50 % SAR 174,560
67 % SAR 140,000
83 % SAR 92,000
100 % SAR 13,000
City Avg. gross salary (USD) Salary entries
Riyadh SAR 173,900 US$ 46,372 12
Jeddah SAR 143,104 US$ 38,151 03
Dammam SAR 84,000 US$ 22,402 02
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  SALARY BY LEVEL   SOFTWARE DEVELOPER   SAUDI ARABIA

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Salary levels Avg. gross salary (USD) Avg. gross salary   Salary entries
95K US$ 94,666 SAR 355,000
02
55K US$ 53,760 SAR 201,656
02
45K US$ 46,546 SAR 174,560
05
35K US$ 37,333 SAR 140,000
03
25K US$ 24,535 SAR 92,000
03
15K US$ 16,002 SAR 60,000
01
Less US$ 3,467 SAR 13,000
02

  SALARY BY GENDER   SOFTWARE DEVELOPER   SAUDI ARABIA

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Avg. gross salary (USD) Avg. gross salary   Salary entries
Men US$ 41,158 SAR 154,354 15
Women US$ 49,178 SAR 184,400 02
N/A US$ 22,399 SAR 84,000 01

  SALARY BY EDUCATION   SOFTWARE DEVELOPER   SAUDI ARABIA

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Avg. gross salary (USD) Avg. gross salary   Salary entries
Masters Degree US$ 48,361 SAR 181,333 03
Bachelors Degree US$ 39,536 SAR 148,274 15

Software Developer workers holding Masters Degree degrees enjoy the highest average gross salaries in Saudi Arabia. With an earned Masters Degree, they grosses SAR 181,333. While Software Developer workers with Bachelors Degree education earn the least, with an average gross income of SAR 148,274. This is 22.32% lower of what Masters Degree degree holders earn.


  SALARY BY EXPERIENCE   SOFTWARE DEVELOPER   SAUDI ARABIA

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Avg. gross salary (USD) Avg. gross salary   Salary entries
16-20 Years US$ 95,990 SAR 360,000 01
12-16 Years US$ 39,720 SAR 149,000 02
8-12 Years US$ 36,018 SAR 135,104 03
4-8 Years US$ 52,449 SAR 196,666 03
2-4 Years US$ 38,348 SAR 143,800 06
1-2 Years US$ 25,603 SAR 96,000 01
0-1 Year US$ 20,802 SAR 78,000 02

Software Developer workers in Saudi Arabia with more years of work experience outperform their counterparts with less experience. Workers with 16-20 Years of experience earn a gross average of SAR 360,000 compared to SAR 78,000 for their counterparts with 0-1 Year of experience. The difference between workers with 16-20 Years of experience and 0-1 Year is 361.45%.


  SALARY BY AGE   SOFTWARE DEVELOPER   SAUDI ARABIA

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Avg. gross salary (USD) Avg. gross salary   Salary entries
39-44 US$ 95,990 SAR 360,000 01
33-38 US$ 42,482 SAR 159,333 03
27-32 US$ 37,761 SAR 141,616 07
22-26 US$ 37,993 SAR 142,466 06
N/A US$ 22,399 SAR 84,000 01
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  SALARY BY JOB TYPE   SOFTWARE DEVELOPER   SAUDI ARABIA

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Avg. gross salary (USD) Avg. gross salary   Salary entries
Permanent US$ 40,727 SAR 152,731 10
Contract US$ 33,552 SAR 125,828 07
Self Employed US$ 95,990 SAR 360,000 01
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  SALARY BY CITY   SOFTWARE DEVELOPER   SAUDI ARABIA

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# Avg. gross salary (USD) Avg. gross salary   Salary entries
1. Riyadh Software Developer in Riyadh US$ 46,372 SAR 173,900 12
2. Jeddah Software Developer in Jeddah US$ 38,151 SAR 143,104 03
3. Dammam Software Developer in Dammam US$ 22,402 SAR 84,000 02

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  SALARY BY COUNTRY    SOFTWARE DEVELOPER

# Avg. gross salary (USD) Avg. gross salary   Salary entries
1. Switzerland Switzerland Software Developer in Switzerland US$ 107,890 CHF 104,434 23
2. United States United States Software Developer US$ 89,974 US$ 89,974 253
3. Norway Norway Software Developer in Norway US$ 82,146 NOK 652,152 46
4. Australia Australia Software Developer in Australia US$ 76,578 AU$ 89,090 52
5. United Kingdom United Kingdom Software Developer in United Kingdom US$ 70,440 GBP 48,532 65
6. Canada Canada Software Developer in Canada US$ 66,231 CA$ 76,092 92
7. Germany Germany Software Developer in Germany US$ 65,800 EUR 54,453 126
8. Finland Finland Software Developer in Finland US$ 57,499 EUR 47,644 39
9. France France Software Developer in France US$ 51,999 EUR 41,657 39
10. Mexico Mexico Software Developer in Mexico US$ 46,063 MXN 831,533 15

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(12/12)  SENIOR SOFTWARE DEVELOPER


 Posted: 23 Aug 2020

Bachelors Degree, 12-16 years: "Team leader and PMP."
Individual GROSS salary:
SAR 178,000
US$ 47,437


(11/12)  SENIOR CONSULTANT


 Posted: 29 Mar 2020

Bachelors Degree, 8-12 years: "Cognos, SQL, Tableau, SAS and Python."
Individual GROSS salary:
SAR 213,312
US$ 56,848


(10/12)  ABAP DEVELOPER


 Posted: 07 Nov 2019

Bachelors Degree, 2-4 years: "Programming Customer care Incidents sloving Change requests."
Individual GROSS salary:
SAR 190,000
US$ 50,672


(9/12)  SAP ABAP CONSULTANT


 Posted: 12 Sep 2019

Bachelors Degree, 2-4 years: "Develop reports Develop output types Enhancements Workflow."
Individual GROSS salary:
SAR 178,800
US$ 47,685


(8/12)  PERFORMANCE ENGINEER


 Posted: 07 Jul 2019

Masters Degree, 8-12 years: "Performance of application."
Individual GROSS salary:
SAR 180,000
US$ 48,005


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(7/12)  SHAREPOINT DEVELOPER


 Posted: 24 May 2019

Bachelors Degree, 12-16 years: "SharePoint development."
Individual GROSS salary:
SAR 120,000
US$ 32,003


(6/12)  APPLICATION DEVELOPER


 Posted: 14 Mar 2019

Bachelors Degree, 1-2 years: "Application Developing in all aspects of product management including requirement analysis, design, implementation, testing."
Individual GROSS salary:
SAR 96,000
US$ 25,603


(5/12)  SAP CONSULTANT


 Posted: 31 Jan 2019

Masters Degree, 4-8 years: "SAP CONSULTANT build custom applications based on user requirements."
Individual GROSS salary:
SAR 350,000
US$ 93,343


(4/12)  SAP B1 CONSULTANT


 Posted: 08 Jan 2019

Bachelors Degree, 4-8 years: "SAP B1 Consultant."
Individual GROSS salary:
SAR 156,000
US$ 41,604


(3/12)  SOFTWARE ENGINEER


 Posted: 31 Dec 2018

Bachelors Degree, 0-1 year: "Web Dev, IT Manager/ Coordinator."
Individual GROSS salary:
SAR 96,000
US$ 25,603


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(2/12)  JAVA DEVELOPER


 Posted: 05 Sep 2018

Bachelors Degree, 0-1 year: "Java develop the ability to create and create a unique platform that allows you allows you to you create choose."
Individual GROSS salary:
SAR 60,000
US$ 16,002


(1/12)  SQL DEVELOPER


 Posted: 07 Aug 2018

Masters Degree, 2-4 years: "MSBI DEVELOPER-SQL,SSRS,SSIS."
Individual GROSS salary:
SAR 14,000
US$ 3,734


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