SOFTWARE ENGINEER SALARY IN SWITZERLAND

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Average gross salary for Software Engineer GROSS SALARY
CHF 128,722
Average gorss salary (USD) for Software Engineer GROSS SALARY (USD)
US$ 134,542
Average net salary for Software Engineer NET SALARY
CHF 94,286
The most typical salary for Software Engineer MOST TYPICAL GROSS
CHF 102,000
  Updated: 20 May 2020   Diff. gross vs. net: 26%
  Salary entries: 22

Average salary for Software Engineer in Switzerland is CHF 128,722.

Average take home earning is CHF 94,286 (Net).

The most typical salary is CHF 102,000 (Gross).

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Percentage of people Earn this salary or more
9 % CHF 265,000
14 % CHF 200,000
23 % CHF 175,000
50 % CHF 120,000
86 % CHF 82,800
95 % CHF 75,000
100 % CHF 45,000
City Avg. gross salary (USD) Salary entries
Zurich CHF 158,872 US$ 164,172 11
Lausanne CHF 99,333 US$ 103,155 03
Geneva CHF 88,333 US$ 94,861 03
Basel CHF 105,000 US$ 112,005 02
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  SALARY BY LEVEL   SOFTWARE ENGINEER   SWITZERLAND

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Salary levels Avg. gross salary (USD) Avg. gross salary   Salary entries
US$ 274,252 CHF 265,000
02
US$ 201,744 CHF 200,000
01
US$ 199,660 CHF 180,000
01
US$ 176,514 CHF 175,000
01
US$ 143,677 CHF 140,000
01
US$ 142,532 CHF 131,300
01
US$ 125,640 CHF 120,000
04
US$ 117,764 CHF 113,500
02
US$ 107,885 CHF 102,000
04
US$ 84,710 CHF 82,800
02
US$ 79,695 CHF 75,000
02
US$ 48,849 CHF 45,000
01

  SALARY BY GENDER   SOFTWARE ENGINEER   SWITZERLAND

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Avg. gross salary (USD) Avg. gross salary   Salary entries
US$ 130,714 CHF 125,588 17
US$ 87,848 CHF 85,600 01
US$ 162,484 CHF 152,825 04

  SALARY BY EDUCATION   SOFTWARE ENGINEER   SWITZERLAND

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Avg. gross salary (USD) Avg. gross salary   Salary entries
US$ 160,096 CHF 157,500 02
US$ 122,730 CHF 118,560 10
US$ 126,572 CHF 119,537 08
US$ 199,931 CHF 187,500 02

Software Engineer workers holding Some College degrees enjoy the highest average gross salaries in Switzerland. With an earned Some College, they grosses CHF 187,500. While Software Engineer workers with Masters Degree education earn the least, with an average gross income of CHF 118,560. This is 62.90% lower of what Some College degree holders earn.


  SALARY BY EXPERIENCE   SOFTWARE ENGINEER   SWITZERLAND

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Avg. gross salary (USD) Avg. gross salary   Salary entries
US$ 103,891 CHF 103,000 01
US$ 208,250 CHF 195,000 02
US$ 161,406 CHF 150,000 02
US$ 133,394 CHF 129,000 08
US$ 100,412 CHF 95,271 07
US$ 173,342 CHF 170,000 02

Software Engineer workers in Switzerland with more years of work experience outperform their counterparts with less experience. Workers with 16-20 Years of experience earn a gross average of CHF 195,000 compared to CHF 95,271 for their counterparts with 4-8 Years of experience. The difference between workers with 16-20 Years of experience and 4-8 Years is 107.40%.


  SALARY BY AGE   SOFTWARE ENGINEER   SWITZERLAND

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Avg. gross salary (USD) Avg. gross salary   Salary entries
US$ 166,384 CHF 150,000 02
US$ 129,694 CHF 125,555 09
US$ 128,110 CHF 125,000 05
US$ 84,710 CHF 82,800 02
US$ 162,484 CHF 152,825 04
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  SALARY BY JOB TYPE   SOFTWARE ENGINEER   SWITZERLAND

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Avg. gross salary (USD) Avg. gross salary   Salary entries
US$ 130,841 CHF 124,700 17
US$ 147,126 CHF 142,400 05
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  SALARY BY CITY   SOFTWARE ENGINEER   SWITZERLAND

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# Avg. gross salary (USD) Avg. gross salary   Salary entries
1. US$ 164,172 CHF 158,872 11
2. US$ 112,005 CHF 105,000 02
3. US$ 103,155 CHF 99,333 03
4. US$ 94,861 CHF 88,333 03

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  SALARY BY COUNTRY    SOFTWARE ENGINEER

# Avg. gross salary (USD) Avg. gross salary   Salary entries
1. Switzerland US$ 134,542 CHF 128,722 22
2. United States US$ 106,627 US$ 106,627 197
3. United Kingdom US$ 86,689 GBP 59,760 25
4. Australia US$ 82,756 AU$ 88,047 21
5. Norway US$ 78,628 NOK 628,419 18
6. Canada US$ 77,436 CA$ 83,098 57
7. Germany US$ 74,346 EUR 61,414 54
8. France US$ 62,045 EUR 49,528 26
9. Finland US$ 61,482 EUR 48,364 14
10. Slovenia US$ 51,206 EUR 40,493 09

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(11/11)  SOFTWARE ENGINEER


 Posted: 20 May 2020

Bachelors Degree, 2-4 years: "Develop, enhance and design softwares and applications."
Individual GROSS salary:
CHF 260,000
US$ 265,111


(10/11)  DATA SCIENTIST


 Posted: 14 May 2020

Bachelors Degree, 2-4 years: "Data Science & AI."
Individual GROSS salary:
CHF 80,000
US$ 81,573


(9/11)  SENIOR TEST ENGINEER


 Posted: 24 Oct 2019

Masters Degree, 8-12 years: "Create and run test cases, perform UI and API automation, create required artifacts depending on the SDLC."
Individual GROSS salary:
CHF 117,000
US$ 120,073


(8/11)  SENIOR FRONT END ENGINEER


 Posted: 13 Oct 2019

Masters Degree, 4-8 years: "Developing visual configuration language for a machine learning platform. Building AI SaaS platform. Developing a Visual configuration language to mark(add some semantic, types, etc) and transform data for AI processing purposes."
Individual GROSS salary:
CHF 100,000
US$ 102,626


(7/11)  SENIOR SOFTWARE ARCHITECT


 Posted: 12 Aug 2019

Masters Degree, 4-8 years: "Lead a team of 8, manage multiple projects."
Individual GROSS salary:
CHF 120,000
US$ 123,151


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(6/11)  SOFTWARE ENGINEER


 Posted: 10 Apr 2019

Bachelors Degree, 8-12 years: "Develop .net and web application with focus on performance."
Individual GROSS salary:
CHF 75,000
US$ 76,970


(5/11)  IOS DEVELOPER


 Posted: 13 Mar 2019

Masters Degree, 4-8 years: "Ios Developer Zurich."
Individual GROSS salary:
CHF 85,600
US$ 87,848


(4/11)  DATA ENGINEER


 Posted: 28 Jan 2019

Doctorate Degree, 8-12 years: "Big data pipeline Data analysis Data science."
Individual GROSS salary:
CHF 140,000
US$ 143,677


(3/11)  SENIOR SOFTWARE ENGINEER


 Posted: 02 Dec 2018

Masters Degree, 8-12 years: "- scala programming - architecture - design - testing - cloud."
Individual GROSS salary:
CHF 120,000
US$ 123,151


(2/11)  SENIOR DEVELOPER


 Posted: 23 Nov 2018

Masters Degree, 12-16 years: "Ecommerce Sap Hybris Architect."
Individual GROSS salary:
CHF 120,000
US$ 123,151


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(1/11)  DIRECTOR


 Posted: 01 Jul 2017

Doctorate Degree, 8-12 years: "Leading teams of data and ML engineers."
Individual GROSS salary:
CHF 175,000
US$ 176,514


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