SOFTWARE ENGINEER SALARY IN CHINA

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Average gross salary for Software Engineer GROSS SALARY
CNY 206,177
Average gorss salary (USD) for Software Engineer GROSS SALARY (USD)
US$ 32,230
Average net salary for Software Engineer NET SALARY
CNY 161,353
The most typical salary for Software Engineer MOST TYPICAL GROSS
CNY 98,500
  Updated: 20 Dec 2017   Diff. gross vs. net: 21%
  Salary entries: 14

Software Engineer Earnings in China

Average salary for Software Engineer in China is CNY 206,177.

Average take home earning is CNY 161,353 (Net).

The most typical salary is CNY 98,500 (Gross).

These data are from our visitors surveys (14 individual salaries).

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Percentage of people Earn this salary or more
14 % CNY 375,240
36 % CNY 300,000
50 % CNY 205,000
71 % CNY 144,000
100 % CNY 98,500
City Avg. gross salary (USD) Salary entries
Shanghai CNY 220,400 US$ 35,016 05
Beijing CNY 230,000 US$ 36,518 02
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  SALARY BY LEVEL   SOFTWARE ENGINEER   CHINA

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Salary levels Avg. gross salary (USD) Avg. gross salary   Salary entries
55K US$ 58,614 CNY 375,240
02
45K US$ 46,867 CNY 300,000
03
35K US$ 31,980 CNY 205,000
02
25K US$ 22,962 CNY 144,000
03
15K US$ 15,136 CNY 98,500
04

  SALARY BY GENDER   SOFTWARE ENGINEER   CHINA

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Avg. gross salary (USD) Avg. gross salary   Salary entries
Men US$ 42,421 CNY 268,333 06
Women US$ 24,712 CNY 150,000 01
N/A US$ 24,569 CNY 160,925 07

  SALARY BY EDUCATION   SOFTWARE ENGINEER   CHINA

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Avg. gross salary (USD) Avg. gross salary   Salary entries
Masters Degree US$ 36,695 CNY 232,400 05
Bachelors Degree US$ 31,566 CNY 203,060 08
Some College US$ 15,214 CNY 100,000 01

Software Engineer workers holding Masters Degree degrees enjoy the highest average gross salaries in China. With an earned Masters Degree, they grosses CNY 232,400. While Software Engineer workers with Some College education earn the least, with an average gross income of CNY 100,000. This is 141.19% lower of what Masters Degree degree holders earn.


  SALARY BY EXPERIENCE   SOFTWARE ENGINEER   CHINA

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Avg. gross salary (USD) Avg. gross salary   Salary entries
12-16 Years US$ 52,798 CNY 343,493 03
8-12 Years US$ 44,916 CNY 280,000 02
4-8 Years US$ 26,713 CNY 169,600 05
2-4 Years US$ 11,867 CNY 78,000 01
1-2 Years US$ 24,092 CNY 150,000 01
0-1 Year US$ 16,735 CNY 110,000 02

Software Engineer workers in China with more years of work experience outperform their counterparts with less experience. Workers with 12-16 Years of experience earn a gross average of CNY 343,493 compared to CNY 78,000 for their counterparts with 2-4 Years of experience. The difference between workers with 12-16 Years of experience and 2-4 Years is 344.91%.


  SALARY BY AGE   SOFTWARE ENGINEER   CHINA

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Avg. gross salary (USD) Avg. gross salary   Salary entries
33-38 US$ 49,606 CNY 315,000 04
27-32 US$ 28,361 CNY 175,000 02
22-26 US$ 24,092 CNY 150,000 01
N/A US$ 24,569 CNY 160,925 07
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  SALARY BY JOB TYPE   SOFTWARE ENGINEER   CHINA

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Avg. gross salary (USD) Avg. gross salary   Salary entries
Permanent US$ 31,475 CNY 203,040 12
Self Employed US$ 24,092 CNY 150,000 01
Part Time US$ 49,423 CNY 300,000 01
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  SALARY BY CITY   SOFTWARE ENGINEER   CHINA

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# Avg. gross salary (USD) Avg. gross salary   Salary entries
1. Beijing Software Engineer in Beijing US$ 36,518 CNY 230,000 02
2. Shanghai Software Engineer in Shanghai US$ 35,016 CNY 220,400 05

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  SALARY BY COUNTRY    SOFTWARE ENGINEER

# Avg. gross salary (USD) Avg. gross salary   Salary entries
1. United States United States Software Engineer US$ 105,873 US$ 105,873 192
2. United Kingdom United Kingdom Software Engineer in United Kingdom US$ 79,574 GBP 53,652 23
3. Germany Germany Software Engineer in Germany US$ 74,390 EUR 61,223 51
4. Mexico Mexico Software Engineer in Mexico US$ 44,122 MXN 725,522 09
5. China China US$ 32,230 CNY 206,177 14
6. Russia Russia Software Engineer in Russia US$ 25,878 RUB 1,154,068 13
7. Malaysia Malaysia Software Engineer in Malaysia US$ 24,416 MYR 87,216 47
8. India India Software Engineer in India US$ 19,447 INR 1,156,537 192
9. Indonesia Indonesia Software Engineer in Indonesia US$ 12,775 IDR 153,966,666 06

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 Posted: 20 Dec 2017

Bachelors Degree, 12-16 years: "12 years experience in software engineer area."
Individual GROSS salary:
CNY 340,000
US$ 49,563


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