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C++ Developer Salary by Country

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This article visualizes the median C++ developer salary on a world map and in the table as a list. The median salary is a metric that identifies the country's midpoint of available salaries. Not to be confused with average or mean metrics, the median is better suited to eliminate extreme outliers from a statistic which could cripple its accuracy.

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As of 2022, the estimated median C++ developer salary of all the world countries is $24,554 per year or $13 per hour. If you're looking for a breakdown of C++ salaries for individual country, check out the salaries.

How much does a C++ developer make worldwide?

$24,554 / Annual

Based on 9990 salaries

The data come from StackOverflow's annual developer surveys, and can you can find them on this link -

Map of Countries by C++ Developer Median Salary

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10 Countries with the Highest C++ Developer Median Salary, August 2022:

  1. Israel - $122,580
  2. United States - $115,820
  3. Switzerland - $102,693
  4. Denmark - $86,844
  5. Norway - $79,922
  6. Ireland - $77,831
  7. Australia - $76,433
  8. Singapore - $75,644
  9. Canada - $75,631
  10. New Zealand - $72,000

10 Countries with the Lowest C++ Developer Median Salary, August 2022:

  1. Nepal - $4,134
  2. Ethiopia - $5,142
  3. Kenya - $5,928
  4. Pakistan - $5,988
  5. Indonesia - $6,144
  6. Bangladesh - $7,500
  7. Egypt - $9,228
  8. Venezuela - $9,300
  9. Sri Lanka - $9,468
  10. Viet Nam - $10,344

For the complete table with sortable options, please check out the table of the available countries below. Feel free to reach out if you don't see your country on the table or the data is unavailable on the map.

List of Countries by C++ Developer Median Salary

Salary Based on 
1Flag of Israel IsraelAsia$122,580130 Salaries
2Flag of United States United StatesNorthern America$115,8201796 Salaries
3Flag of Switzerland SwitzerlandEurope$102,693165 Salaries
4Flag of Denmark DenmarkEurope$86,84463 Salaries
5Flag of Norway NorwayEurope$79,92270 Salaries
6Flag of Ireland IrelandEurope$77,83135 Salaries
7Flag of Australia AustraliaOceania$76,433161 Salaries
8Flag of Singapore SingaporeAsia$75,64424 Salaries
9Flag of Canada CanadaNorthern America$75,631416 Salaries
10Flag of New Zealand New ZealandOceania$72,00073 Salaries
11Flag of United Kingdom United KingdomEurope$71,093532 Salaries
12Flag of Germany GermanyEurope$63,986865 Salaries
13Flag of Finland FinlandEurope$63,98486 Salaries
14Flag of Japan JapanAsia$61,95070 Salaries
15Flag of Hong Kong Hong KongAsia$57,88411 Salaries
16Flag of Sweden SwedenEurope$55,224181 Salaries
17Flag of Austria AustriaEurope$54,218130 Salaries
18Flag of Netherlands NetherlandsEurope$52,255219 Salaries
19Flag of Belgium BelgiumEurope$50,92490 Salaries
20Flag of Lithuania LithuaniaEurope$49,29629 Salaries
21Flag of France FranceEurope$48,644472 Salaries
22Flag of Estonia EstoniaEurope$45,39621 Salaries
23Flag of Slovenia SloveniaEurope$45,35444 Salaries
24Flag of South Africa South AfricaAfrica$43,30855 Salaries
25Flag of South Korea South KoreaAsia$41,08428 Salaries
26Flag of Ukraine UkraineEurope$39,60087 Salaries
27Flag of China ChinaAsia$39,44481 Salaries
28Flag of Spain SpainEurope$38,915177 Salaries
29Flag of Italy ItalyEurope$37,325264 Salaries
30Flag of Czech Republic Czech RepublicEurope$37,152100 Salaries
31Flag of Taiwan TaiwanAsia$36,50437 Salaries
32Flag of Bulgaria BulgariaEurope$36,46840 Salaries
33Flag of Poland PolandEurope$36,444281 Salaries
34Flag of Uruguay UruguayLatin America$36,25218 Salaries
35Flag of United Arab Emirates United Arab EmiratesAsia$34,96823 Salaries
36Flag of Costa Rica Costa RicaLatin America$34,38614 Salaries
37Flag of Hungary HungaryEurope$33,86481 Salaries
38Flag of Belarus BelarusEurope$33,57624 Salaries
39Flag of Russia RussiaEurope$32,838204 Salaries
40Flag of Slovakia SlovakiaEurope$32,81432 Salaries
41Flag of Serbia SerbiaEurope$32,68827 Salaries
42Flag of Argentina ArgentinaLatin America$32,40061 Salaries
43Flag of Portugal PortugalEurope$30,49056 Salaries
44Flag of Croatia CroatiaEurope$29,60435 Salaries
45Flag of Thailand ThailandAsia$29,04212 Salaries
46Flag of Romania RomaniaEurope$28,21277 Salaries
47Flag of Chile ChileLatin America$25,08821 Salaries
48Flag of Greece GreeceEurope$24,55460 Salaries
49Flag of Georgia GeorgiaAsia$24,00021 Salaries
50Flag of Bosnia and Herzegovina Bosnia and HerzegovinaEurope$23,17217 Salaries
51Flag of Iran IranAsia$22,69298 Salaries
52Flag of Brazil BrazilLatin America$21,996223 Salaries
53Flag of Colombia ColombiaLatin America$20,40033 Salaries
54Flag of Turkey TurkeyAsia$19,728155 Salaries
55Flag of Mexico MexicoLatin America$19,39269 Salaries
56Flag of Tunisia TunisiaAfrica$16,83611 Salaries
57Flag of Guatemala GuatemalaLatin America$15,73213 Salaries
58Flag of Nigeria NigeriaAfrica$14,43615 Salaries
59Flag of Morocco MoroccoAfrica$13,86219 Salaries
60Flag of Uzbekistan UzbekistanAsia$13,56012 Salaries
61Flag of Peru PeruLatin America$13,00418 Salaries
62Flag of India IndiaAsia$12,897929 Salaries
63Flag of Macedonia MacedoniaEurope$12,82212 Salaries
64Flag of Malaysia MalaysiaAsia$11,76027 Salaries
65Flag of Philippines PhilippinesAsia$11,48419 Salaries
66Flag of Viet Nam Viet NamAsia$10,34435 Salaries
67Flag of Sri Lanka Sri LankaAsia$9,46831 Salaries
68Flag of Venezuela VenezuelaLatin America$9,30012 Salaries
69Flag of Egypt EgyptAfrica$9,22852 Salaries
70Flag of Bangladesh BangladeshAsia$7,50093 Salaries
71Flag of Indonesia IndonesiaAsia$6,14447 Salaries
72Flag of Pakistan PakistanAsia$5,988144 Salaries
73Flag of Kenya KenyaAfrica$5,92813 Salaries
74Flag of Ethiopia EthiopiaAfrica$5,14212 Salaries
75Flag of Nepal NepalAsia$4,13424 Salaries

If you want to become a C++ developer, keep in mind that the current median salary shouldn't be the main reason for your decision to learn the language or a specific technology. More years of experience and certain regions or cities within the country can also increase the median salary.

Breakdown of C++ Developer Salary in other Regions

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