SOFTWARE ENGINEER SALARY IN SWEDEN

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Average gross salary for Software Engineer GROSS SALARY
SEK 535,720
Average gorss salary (USD) for Software Engineer GROSS SALARY (USD)
US$ 65,408
Average net salary for Software Engineer NET SALARY
SEK 370,358
The most typical salary for Software Engineer MOST TYPICAL GROSS
SEK 539,230
  Updated: 05 Sep 2020   Diff. gross vs. net: 30%
  Salary entries: 43

Software Engineer Earnings in Sweden

Average salary for Software Engineer in Sweden is SEK 535,720.

Average take home earning is SEK 370,358 (Net).

The most typical salary is SEK 539,230 (Gross).

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Percentage of people Earn this salary or more
12 % SEK 760,966
33 % SEK 563,053
63 % SEK 539,230
91 % SEK 446,166
98 % SEK 409,666
100 % SEK 37,000
City Avg. gross salary (USD) Salary entries
Stockholm SEK 612,726 US$ 73,184 18
Göteborg SEK 480,125 US$ 56,254 08
Malmö SEK 524,580 US$ 59,471 05
Lund SEK 540,500 US$ 74,547 04
Jönköping SEK 555,000 US$ 67,157 02
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  SALARY BY LEVEL   SOFTWARE ENGINEER   SWEDEN

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Salary levels Avg. gross salary (USD) Avg. gross salary   Salary entries
135K US$ 137,012 SEK 1,290,000
01
95K US$ 94,670 SEK 760,966
03
85K US$ 81,315 SEK 765,600
01
75K US$ 73,940 SEK 563,053
09
65K US$ 65,536 SEK 539,230
13
55K US$ 54,112 SEK 446,166
12
45K US$ 46,414 SEK 409,666
03
Less US$ 4,192 SEK 37,000
01

  SALARY BY GENDER   SOFTWARE ENGINEER   SWEDEN

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Avg. gross salary (USD) Avg. gross salary   Salary entries
Men US$ 65,547 SEK 537,230 39
Women US$ 64,056 SEK 521,000 04

  SALARY BY EDUCATION   SOFTWARE ENGINEER   SWEDEN

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Avg. gross salary (USD) Avg. gross salary   Salary entries
Doctorate Degree US$ 81,919 SEK 741,866 03
Masters Degree US$ 62,559 SEK 500,170 17
Bachelors Degree US$ 65,350 SEK 531,874 20
Some College US$ 69,466 SEK 565,000 02
High School US$ 57,354 SEK 540,000 01

Software Engineer workers holding Doctorate Degree degrees enjoy the highest average gross salaries in Sweden. With an earned Doctorate Degree, they grosses SEK 741,866. While Software Engineer workers with High School education earn the least, with an average gross income of SEK 540,000. This is 42.83% lower of what Doctorate Degree degree holders earn.


  SALARY BY EXPERIENCE   SOFTWARE ENGINEER   SWEDEN

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Avg. gross salary (USD) Avg. gross salary   Salary entries
20+ Years US$ 105,391 SEK 945,000 02
16-20 Years US$ 85,013 SEK 691,450 02
12-16 Years US$ 67,449 SEK 507,200 05
8-12 Years US$ 61,192 SEK 481,542 14
4-8 Years US$ 60,789 SEK 508,729 13
2-4 Years US$ 57,696 SEK 491,250 04
0-1 Year US$ 72,253 SEK 635,666 03

Software Engineer workers in Sweden with more years of work experience outperform their counterparts with less experience. Workers with 20+ Years of experience earn a gross average of SEK 945,000 compared to SEK 491,250 for their counterparts with 2-4 Years of experience. The difference between workers with 20+ Years of experience and 2-4 Years is 82.67%.


  SALARY BY AGE   SOFTWARE ENGINEER   SWEDEN

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Avg. gross salary (USD) Avg. gross salary   Salary entries
51-56 US$ 73,769 SEK 600,000 02
45-50 US$ 137,012 SEK 1,290,000 01
39-44 US$ 76,504 SEK 626,250 06
33-38 US$ 66,100 SEK 504,000 09
27-32 US$ 58,888 SEK 486,612 22
22-26 US$ 59,508 SEK 515,666 03
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  SALARY BY JOB TYPE   SOFTWARE ENGINEER   SWEDEN

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Avg. gross salary (USD) Avg. gross salary   Salary entries
Permanent US$ 67,014 SEK 546,896 39
Contract US$ 42,050 SEK 365,666 03
Part Time US$ 72,840 SEK 610,000 01
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  SALARY BY CITY   SOFTWARE ENGINEER   SWEDEN

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# Avg. gross salary (USD) Avg. gross salary   Salary entries
1. Lund Software Engineer in Lund US$ 74,547 SEK 540,500 04
2. Stockholm Software Engineer in Stockholm US$ 73,184 SEK 612,726 18
3. Jönköping Software Engineer in Jönköping US$ 67,157 SEK 555,000 02
4. Malmö Software Engineer in Malmö US$ 59,471 SEK 524,580 05
5. Göteborg Software Engineer in Göteborg US$ 56,254 SEK 480,125 08

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  SALARY BY COUNTRY    SOFTWARE ENGINEER

# Avg. gross salary (USD) Avg. gross salary   Salary entries
1. Switzerland Switzerland Software Engineer in Switzerland US$ 133,488 CHF 127,205 19
2. United States United States Software Engineer US$ 105,873 US$ 105,873 192
3. Australia Australia Software Engineer in Australia US$ 82,756 AU$ 88,047 21
4. United Kingdom United Kingdom Software Engineer in United Kingdom US$ 79,574 GBP 53,652 23
5. Norway Norway Software Engineer in Norway US$ 77,053 NOK 615,385 17
6. Canada Canada Software Engineer in Canada US$ 76,120 CA$ 80,068 53
7. Germany Germany Software Engineer in Germany US$ 74,390 EUR 61,223 51
8. Sweden Sweden US$ 65,408 SEK 535,720 43
9. France France Software Engineer in France US$ 63,629 EUR 50,597 23
10. Finland Finland Software Engineer in Finland US$ 61,482 EUR 48,364 14

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(27/27)  SENIOR SOFTWARE DEVELOPER


 Posted: 05 Sep 2020

Bachelors Degree, 20+ years: "Gaming console and mobile."
Individual GROSS salary:
SEK 1,290,000
US$ 137,012


(26/27)  DEVELOPER


 Posted: 01 Sep 2020

Doctorate Degree, 8-12 years: "5G NR, LTE, C/C++, Matlab, Linux."
Individual GROSS salary:
SEK 765,600
US$ 81,315


(25/27)  SOFTWARE ENGINEER


 Posted: 19 Jun 2020

High School, 4-8 years: "Node.js, TypeScript, Linux."
Individual GROSS salary:
SEK 540,000
US$ 57,354


(24/27)  SALESFORCE DEVELOPER


 Posted: 24 Feb 2020

Bachelors Degree, 4-8 years: "Software development."
Individual GROSS salary:
SEK 600,000
US$ 63,727


(23/27)  SENIOR DATA SCIENTIST


 Posted: 03 Feb 2020

Doctorate Degree, 0-1 year: "Data Scientist working for pricing."
Individual GROSS salary:
SEK 900,000
US$ 95,590


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(22/27)  TESTER


 Posted: 11 Jan 2020

Bachelors Degree, 4-8 years: "Testing of infotainment system."
Individual GROSS salary:
SEK 500,000
US$ 53,106


(21/27)  ADVANCED CONSULTANT


 Posted: 09 Jan 2020

Bachelors Degree, 8-12 years: "Advanced consultant for automotive systems and software."
Individual GROSS salary:
SEK 480,000
US$ 50,981


(20/27)  SENIOR SYSTEMS SOFTWARE ENGINEER


 Posted: 19 Sep 2019

Masters Degree, 16-20 years: "Network Architect / Embedded High-Performance Compute engineering."
Individual GROSS salary:
SEK 782,900
US$ 96,257


(19/27)  FULL STACK SOFTWARE ENGINEER


 Posted: 11 Sep 2019

Masters Degree, 12-16 years: "Full Stack software engineer."
Individual GROSS salary:
SEK 494,000
US$ 60,737


(18/27)  CONSULTANT


 Posted: 21 Aug 2019

Masters Degree, 4-8 years: "Software preparation for production in buses industry."
Individual GROSS salary:
SEK 432,000
US$ 53,114


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(17/27)  SOFTWARE ENGINEER


 Posted: 14 Jul 2019

Bachelors Degree, 4-8 years: "Software development in Financial services."
Individual GROSS salary:
SEK 591,480
US$ 72,722


(16/27)  EMBEDDED SOFTWARE ENGINEER


 Posted: 02 Jul 2019

Masters Degree, 4-8 years: "Embedded software engineer with 5 years of experience in aeronautical and defense industries."
Individual GROSS salary:
SEK 540,000
US$ 66,392


(15/27)  RESEARCH ENGINEER


 Posted: 05 Apr 2019

Doctorate Degree, 4-8 years: "5G researcher for PHY/Baseband."
Individual GROSS salary:
SEK 560,000
US$ 68,851


(14/27)  QA AUTOMATION ENGINEER


 Posted: 05 Mar 2019

Bachelors Degree, 12-16 years: "Qa Automation, Developer in Test, Software testing."
Individual GROSS salary:
SEK 612,000
US$ 75,245


(13/27)  TEST ENGINEER


 Posted: 17 Feb 2019

Bachelors Degree, 8-12 years: "Test engineer in automotive field."
Individual GROSS salary:
SEK 500,000
US$ 61,474


(12/27)  CONSULTANT


 Posted: 25 Jan 2019

Bachelors Degree, 16-20 years: "Consultancy in Cloud computing, Software Engineering, Solution Architecture and Data Engineering."
Individual GROSS salary:
SEK 600,000
US$ 73,769


(11/27)  QA ENGINEER


 Posted: 08 Nov 2018

Some College, 4-8 years: "Quality Assurance."
Individual GROSS salary:
SEK 530,000
US$ 65,163


(10/27)  TEST LEAD


 Posted: 19 Sep 2018

Masters Degree, 4-8 years: "Test management."
Individual GROSS salary:
SEK 540,000
US$ 66,392


(9/27)  SENIOR ENGINEER


 Posted: 04 Aug 2018

Bachelors Degree, 8-12 years: "Senior Software Engineer."
Individual GROSS salary:
SEK 420,000
US$ 51,638


(8/27)  EMBEDDED SOFTWARE ENGINEER


 Posted: 29 Jul 2018

Bachelors Degree, 2-4 years: "Develop embedded software solutions for automotive industries."
Individual GROSS salary:
SEK 480,000
US$ 59,015


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(7/27)  QA ENGINEER


 Posted: 16 Jul 2018

Masters Degree, 8-12 years: "Automation test engineer."
Individual GROSS salary:
SEK 444,000
US$ 54,589


(6/27)  TEST ENGINEER


 Posted: 23 Jun 2018

Bachelors Degree, 8-12 years: "Testing the software."
Individual GROSS salary:
SEK 544,000
US$ 66,884


(5/27)  SENIOR TEST ENGINEER


 Posted: 05 Jun 2018

Bachelors Degree, 4-8 years: "Software testing."
Individual GROSS salary:
SEK 456,000
US$ 56,065


(4/27)  CONSULTANT


 Posted: 08 May 2018

Bachelors Degree, 12-16 years: "Development consultant."
Individual GROSS salary:
SEK 600,000
US$ 73,769


(3/27)  SOFTWARE DEVELOPER


 Posted: 09 Apr 2018

Masters Degree, 0-1 year: "Python, scripting and DevOps tools. Kubernetes and Docker."
Individual GROSS salary:
SEK 432,000
US$ 53,114


(2/27)  SOFTWARE DESIGNER


 Posted: 12 Mar 2018

Some College education, 20+ years of experience.
Individual GROSS salary:
SEK 600,000
US$ 73,769


(1/27)  SOFTWARE DEVELOPER


 Posted: 29 Oct 2017

Bachelors Degree, 8-12 years: "Software development using mainly java for data analysis."
Individual GROSS salary:
SEK 567,000
US$ 64,239


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