Munich - Salary - Software Developer/Engineer


I've been searching for quite a while to get an idea of a possible salary with my experiences. (In Germany/Munich)

I've found some interesting sites, such as a salary graph on
and more detailed salaries on the website and smiliar websites ( They suggested, that my salary should be around 52k as Software Engineer and 50k as Software Developer.

Now I'm curious to hear opinions from humans - not machines or possible faked reports - regarding a reasonable salary.

C/C++/C++11 (3,5 years) previous projects included: security/encryption, TCP/IP, MFC, Win32, QT, MySQL/SQL, using external & standard libraries (STL, boost, NVAPI, ...)
Java (2,5 years) swing, jdbc
C#/.NET (0,5 years - C# course)
Hardware experience - patchpanel patching (CAT 7 wires "to" LAN)
Customer support (Software, Hardware)
Windows XP-10 & Software (Office, Visual Studio, Visual Sourcesafe, Eclipse, Netbeans, ...)
Linux/Ubuntu (enough experience to compile with QT... basic knowledge, self-taught)

Asked Apr 17, 2016

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