SOFTWARE ENGINEER SALARY IN HONG KONG

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Average gross salary for Software Engineer GROSS SALARY
HKD 415,333
Average gorss salary (USD) for Software Engineer GROSS SALARY (USD)
US$ 53,367
Average net salary for Software Engineer NET SALARY
HKD 336,666
The most typical salary for Software Engineer MOST TYPICAL GROSS
HKD 490,000
  Updated: 10 Jan 2019   Diff. gross vs. net: 18%
  Salary entries: 06

Average salary for Software Engineer in Hong Kong is HKD 415,333.

Average take home earning is HKD 336,666 (Net).

The most typical salary is HKD 490,000 (Gross).

These data are from our visitors surveys (06 individual salaries).

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Percentage of people Earn this salary or more
33 % HKD 600,000
67 % HKD 490,000
83 % HKD 204,000
100 % HKD 108,000
City Avg. gross salary (USD) Salary entries
Hong Kong HKD 415,333 US$ 53,367 06
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  SALARY BY LEVEL   SOFTWARE ENGINEER   HONG KONG

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Salary levels Avg. gross salary (USD) Avg. gross salary   Salary entries
75K US$ 77,219 HKD 600,000
02
65K US$ 62,817 HKD 490,000
02
25K US$ 26,309 HKD 204,000
01
15K US$ 13,819 HKD 108,000
01

  SALARY BY GENDER   SOFTWARE ENGINEER   HONG KONG

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Avg. gross salary (USD) Avg. gross salary   Salary entries
Men US$ 44,732 HKD 348,000 04
N/A US$ 70,636 HKD 550,000 02

  SALARY BY EDUCATION   SOFTWARE ENGINEER   HONG KONG

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Avg. gross salary (USD) Avg. gross salary   Salary entries
Masters Degree US$ 77,379 HKD 600,000 01
Bachelors Degree US$ 48,564 HKD 378,400 05

Software Engineer workers holding Masters Degree degrees enjoy the highest average gross salaries in Hong Kong. With an earned Masters Degree, they grosses HKD 600,000. While Software Engineer workers with Bachelors Degree education earn the least, with an average gross income of HKD 378,400. This is 59.33% lower of what Masters Degree degree holders earn.


  SALARY BY EXPERIENCE   SOFTWARE ENGINEER   HONG KONG

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Avg. gross salary (USD) Avg. gross salary   Salary entries
8-12 Years US$ 13,819 HKD 108,000 01
4-8 Years US$ 69,399 HKD 540,000 02
2-4 Years US$ 45,262 HKD 352,000 02
1-2 Years US$ 77,058 HKD 600,000 01

Software Engineer workers in Hong Kong with more years of work experience outperform their counterparts with less experience. Workers with 1-2 Years of experience earn a gross average of HKD 600,000 compared to HKD 108,000 for their counterparts with 8-12 Years of experience. The difference between workers with 1-2 Years of experience and 8-12 Years is 457.62%.


  SALARY BY AGE   SOFTWARE ENGINEER   HONG KONG

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Avg. gross salary (USD) Avg. gross salary   Salary entries
33-38 US$ 45,599 HKD 354,000 02
27-32 US$ 43,864 HKD 342,000 02
N/A US$ 70,636 HKD 550,000 02
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  SALARY BY JOB TYPE   SOFTWARE ENGINEER   HONG KONG

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Avg. gross salary (USD) Avg. gross salary   Salary entries
Permanent US$ 44,732 HKD 348,000 04
Contract US$ 70,636 HKD 550,000 02
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  SALARY BY CITY   SOFTWARE ENGINEER   HONG KONG

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# Avg. gross salary (USD) Avg. gross salary   Salary entries
1. Hong Kong Software Engineer in Hong Kong US$ 53,367 HKD 415,333 06

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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$ 86,689 GBP 59,760 25
3. Australia Australia Software Engineer in Australia US$ 82,756 AU$ 88,047 21
4. Germany Germany Software Engineer in Germany US$ 74,346 EUR 61,296 52
5. Singapore Singapore Software Engineer in Singapore US$ 61,141 SGD 78,589 31
6. New Zealand New Zealand Software Engineer in New Zealand US$ 59,043 NZ$ 78,024 15
7. Hong Kong Hong Kong US$ 53,367 HKD 415,333 06
8. Mexico Mexico Software Engineer in Mexico US$ 44,122 MXN 725,522 09
9. Malaysia Malaysia Software Engineer in Malaysia US$ 24,416 MYR 87,216 47
10. Indonesia Indonesia Software Engineer in Indonesia US$ 11,819 IDR 144,114,285 07

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(2/2)  SENIOR QA ENGINEER


 Posted: 10 Jan 2019

Bachelors Degree, 4-8 years: "Working with automation engineering."
Individual GROSS salary:
HKD 480,000
US$ 61,420


(1/2)  SR QA ENGINEER


 Posted: 24 Feb 2018

Bachelors Degree, 8-12 years: "Analyse requirements. Test plan creation. Test Case design. Test Case Execution Test Case Reporting Defect tracking and reporting Expert in HP QC ALM Expert in Jira Selenium Webdriver HP LoadRunner vApp VMWares Linux SQL Leading a team of 10 members."
Individual GROSS salary:
HKD 108,000
US$ 13,819


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