Software Engineer (Switzerland)

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info SALARY PROFILES
16
info AVG. GROSS SALARY ($)
US$ 136,901
info AVG. GROSS SALARY
CHF 129,993
info AVG. NET SALARY
CHF 94,313
  UPDATED: 13 Mar 2019
Difference gross vs. net (take home): 27%

What is average salary for Software Engineer in Switzerland?

Based on our survey (16 individual salary profiles) average GROSS salary for Software Engineer in Switzerland is CHF 129,993. Average NET salary is CHF 94,313. The most frequent GROSS salary is CHF 120,000. The most frequent education is Masters Degree. The most frequent experience are 8-12 Years.

City Avg. gross salary (in USD) Profiles
Zurich CHF 167,228 US$ 173,713 07
Lausanne CHF 99,333 US$ 103,155 03
Basel CHF 105,000 US$ 112,005 02
Geneva CHF 82,500 US$ 90,978 02

Salary profiles from individual employees for Software Engineer in Switzerland

Below is the list of 16 individual salary profiles - all added on this website.

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(16/16) IOS DEVELOPER


 Posted: 13 Mar 2019

      

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

(15/16) 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

(14/16) 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

(13/16) SENIOR DEVELOPER


 Posted: 23 Nov 2018

      

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

(12/16) 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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(11/16) SOFTWARE ENGINEER


 Posted: 06 Apr 2017

      

Masters Degree, 20+ years: "Develop, maintain and support software applications"
Individual GROSS salary:
CHF 103,000
US$ 103,891

(10/16) SOFTWARE ENGINEER


 Posted: 12 Oct 2016

      

Masters Degree, 8-12 years: "Software integrator for global bank"
Individual GROSS salary:
CHF 200,000
US$ 201,744

(9/16) SOFTWARE ENGINEER


 Posted: 07 Nov 2014

      

Bachelors Degree, 12-16 years: "Analyze, design, and develop software for a bank"
Individual GROSS salary:
CHF 180,000
US$ 199,660

(8/16) SOFTWARE ENGINEER


 Posted: 10 Jun 2014

      

Masters Degree education, 16-20 years of experience.
Individual GROSS salary:
CHF 120,000
US$ 133,107

(7/16) SOFTWARE ENGINEER


 Posted: 10 May 2014

   

Some College education, 8-12 years of experience.
Individual GROSS salary:
CHF 105,000
US$ 116,469

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(6/16) SOFTWARE ENGINEER


 Posted: 17 Dec 2013

      

Bachelors Degree education, 4-8 years of experience.
Individual GROSS salary:
CHF 75,000
US$ 82,421

(5/16) SOFTWARE ENGINEER


 Posted: 16 Jan 2012

      

Bachelors Degree education, 4-8 years of experience.
Individual GROSS salary:
CHF 45,000
US$ 48,849

(4/16) SOFTWARE ENGINEER


 Posted: 04 Jan 2012

      

Masters Degree education, 8-12 years of experience.
Individual GROSS salary:
CHF 100,000
US$ 108,554

(3/16) SOFTWARE ENGINEER


 Posted: 04 Jan 2012

      

Bachelors Degree education, 4-8 years of experience.
Individual GROSS salary:
CHF 131,300
US$ 142,532

(2/16) SOFTWARE ENGINEER


 Posted: 25 Oct 2011

      

Bachelors Degree education, 4-8 years of experience.
Individual GROSS salary:
CHF 110,000
US$ 115,456

(1/16) SOFTWARE ENGINEER


 Posted: 17 Aug 2011

      

Some College education, 16-20 years of experience.
Individual GROSS salary:
CHF 270,000
US$ 283,393

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  SURVEY BY LEVELS   SOFTWARE ENGINEER   SWITZERLAND

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Salary levels Average GROSS Salary (USD) Average GROSS Salary   Salary profiles (frequency)
More US$ 283,393 CHF 270,000
01
205K US$ 201,744 CHF 200,000
01
185K US$ 199,660 CHF 180,000
01
175K US$ 176,514 CHF 175,000
01
145K US$ 143,677 CHF 140,000
01
135K US$ 142,532 CHF 131,300
01
125K US$ 126,470 CHF 120,000
03
115K US$ 115,456 CHF 110,000
01
105K US$ 109,638 CHF 102,666
03
85K US$ 87,848 CHF 85,600
01
75K US$ 82,421 CHF 75,000
01
45K US$ 48,849 CHF 45,000
01

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  SURVEY BY GENDER   SOFTWARE ENGINEER   SWITZERLAND

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Average GROSS Salary (USD) Average GROSS Salary   Salary profiles
Male US$ 132,058 CHF 125,727 11
Female US$ 87,848 CHF 85,600 01
N/A US$ 162,484 CHF 152,825 04

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  SURVEY BY EDUCATION   SOFTWARE ENGINEER   SWITZERLAND

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Average GROSS Salary (USD) Average GROSS Salary   Salary profiles
Doctorate Degree US$ 160,096 CHF 157,500 02
Masters Degree US$ 125,921 CHF 121,228 07
Bachelors Degree US$ 117,784 CHF 108,260 05
Some College US$ 199,931 CHF 187,500 02

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  SURVEY BY EXPERIENCE   SOFTWARE ENGINEER   SWITZERLAND

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Average GROSS Salary (USD) Average GROSS Salary   Salary profiles
20+ Years US$ 103,891 CHF 103,000 01
16-20 Years US$ 208,250 CHF 195,000 02
12-16 Years US$ 161,406 CHF 150,000 02
8-12 Years US$ 145,018 CHF 140,000 06
4-8 Years US$ 95,421 CHF 89,380 05

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  SURVEY BY AGES   SOFTWARE ENGINEER   SWITZERLAND

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Average GROSS Salary (USD) Average GROSS Salary   Salary profiles
39-44 US$ 166,384 CHF 150,000 02
33-38 US$ 138,161 CHF 133,571 07
27-32 US$ 76,370 CHF 74,000 02
22-26 US$ 87,848 CHF 85,600 01
N/A US$ 162,484 CHF 152,825 04

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  SURVEY BY WORK   SOFTWARE ENGINEER   SWITZERLAND

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Average GROSS Salary (USD) Average GROSS Salary   Salary profiles
Permanent US$ 127,418 CHF 120,376 13
Contract US$ 177,996 CHF 171,666 03

  SURVEY BY CITIES   SOFTWARE ENGINEER   SWITZERLAND

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# Average GROSS Salary (USD) Average GROSS Salary   Salary profiles
1. Zurich Software Engineer US$ 173,713 CHF 167,228 07
2. Basel Software Engineer US$ 112,005 CHF 105,000 02
3. Lausanne Software Engineer US$ 103,155 CHF 99,333 03
4. Geneva Software Engineer US$ 90,978 CHF 82,500 02

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  SURVEY BY COUNTRIES    SOFTWARE ENGINEER

# Average GROSS Salary (USD) Average GROSS Salary   Salary profiles
1. Switzerland Switzerland US$ 136,901 CHF 129,993 16
2. United States United States Software Engineer US$ 104,742 US$ 104,742 184
3. Australia Australia Software Engineer US$ 82,738 AU$ 86,450 20
4. Norway Norway Software Engineer US$ 77,053 NOK 615,385 17
5. Canada Canada Software Engineer US$ 76,028 CA$ 79,365 51
6. Germany Germany Software Engineer US$ 73,820 EUR 60,063 33
7. United Kingdom United Kingdom Software Engineer US$ 72,373 GBP 47,857 21
8. France France Software Engineer US$ 65,346 EUR 51,565 20
9. Finland Finland Software Engineer US$ 62,207 EUR 47,111 09
10. Slovenia Slovenia Software Engineer US$ 48,314 EUR 36,262 07
11. Italy Italy Software Engineer US$ 45,685 EUR 36,066 09
12. Mexico Mexico Software Engineer US$ 44,446 MXN 697,100 07
13. Malaysia Malaysia Software Engineer US$ 24,472 MYR 86,180 42
14. India India Software Engineer US$ 17,695 INR 1,018,955 153

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