Where Can Software Engineers Earn The Most?
Software engineers are in demand now than ever before. There are certain countries where you'll earn more money for your skill and hard work. Here's a list of the 12 countries where software engineering pays the most on average.
12. France: $54,700
Employees also in the country where they get one of the best qualities of life.
11. United Kingdom: $56,200
The rate is around $13,000 more than an average employee in the country.
10. Canada: $57,500
The job was ranked 12th best in a 2015 Best Jobs article from Canadian Business.
9. New Zealand: $59,600
The country has a shortage of software engineers.
8. Sweden: $61,400
No shortages but the role is in demand.
7. Germany: $63,800
SAP and Siemens is one of the world's largest corporations and based here.
6. Australia: $65,900
Software engineers earn around $4,000 more than the average citizen.
5. Israel: $70,700
It is Bloomberg's 6th most favorable countries for tech firms, making it a software engineer's dream.
4. Denmark: $71,500
Polaris has just bought 65% of Configit and will expand the company.
3. United States: $76,000
It is the home of Silicon Valley, and software engineers earn around $20,000 more than the average citizen.
2. Norway: $81,400
The downside here is the pay is $15,000 on average less than the average worker.
1. Switzerland: $104,200
This is just an average, and many are paid much more!
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