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Software Programmer Salary
in Nova Scotia, Canada

$86,804 (CAD)

Average Salary


Average Hourly


Average Bonus

Last updated: April 25, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for a Software Programmer is $86,804 a year and $42 an hour in Nova Scotia, Canada. The average salary range for a Software Programmer is between $61,197 and $107,647. On average, a Bachelor's Degree is the highest level of education for a Software Programmer. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in Nova Scotia, Canada.

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Job Summary

  • Programs computers.
  • Develops, runs tests, and maintains current computer programs that provide instructions computers must follow to perform their function.
  • Develops, designs, and tests logical structure for solving problems by computers.
  • Writes programs according to specifications, which may be provided by Software Engineers, Systems Analysts, or other computer scientists.
  • Updates, repairs, modifies, and expands existing computer programs.
  • This position is distinguished from Programmer Analyst as this position may not include or involves a lesser degree of structured analysis, impact and compatibility analysis, cost analysis, computer capability analysis, feasibility studies, and user/customer interface.

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
5 Year Change:
16 %



Software Programmer Job Listings for Nova Scotia, Canada

Software Developer (Full Stack)
Apr 12
Bedford, NS, Canada
Megamation Systems
Megamation Systems Inc. is hiring a full stack Software Developer to join our R & D team to develop and support our next generation of mobile and desktop software. You will work in our Bedford, Nova ...
Director of Software Engineering - SEMA
Apr 12
Halifax, NS, Canada
Amy Cell LLC
Can you help the best Engineers on the planet be their best selves at work? Do you want to create an industry and write the future of software? Do these values sound like your values: service ...
CA-Manager Project-Software Development Scrum
Mar 12
Dartmouth, NS, Canada
Avenu Insights & Analytics
The Software Development SCRUM Project Manager will guide a team of software engineering professionals to plan, execute, and monitor software deliverables to specification, delivering within time ...
IT Programmer
Mar 29
Halifax, NS, Canada
Canavans LTD
We are Looking for a programmer that can write a program in Java, Javascript, Sql and know how to operate Linux. Company Description Canavans Central Appraisals 1999 LTD www.canavans.ca
Customer Service Specialist - IMMEDIATE HIRE
Apr 20
Halifax, NS, Canada
El-G Promotions, Inc
Working with our engineering team to debug software issues our customers encounter * Assisting product development by testing new features and bug fixes, and conveying customer feedback Minimum ...
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