Lead Software Engineer salary in Austin

Average Base Salary in Austin

$170,000
$16,100
Additional Cash Compensation
$186,100
Total Compensation
Median: $170K
Min: $166K
Max: $177K

How Much Does a Lead Software Engineer Make in Austin?

The average salary for a Lead Software Engineer in Austin is $170,000. The average additional cash compensation for a Lead Software Engineer in Austin is $16,100. The average total compensation for a Lead Software Engineer in Austin is $186,100. Lead Software Engineer salaries are based on responses gathered by Built In Austin from anonymous Lead Software Engineer employees in Austin.

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Lead Software Engineer jobs in Austin

Staff or Lead Software Engineer (Billing Team)

Austin
23 hours ago
+47
BigCommerce, named a 2020 "Best Place to Work" in Austin, is looking for a Staff or Lead Software Engineer. You’ll be working with team members to extend our products and integrate with a broad array of external services. BigCommerce offers a heavily collaborative environment helping you expand your skill set and take ideas from inception to delivery. This role will require a need to balance: driving our aggressive product roadmap, improving the performance & stability of our system, introducing engineering best practices into the organization, & leading/mentoring other engineers.

Staff or Lead Software Engineer (Billing Team) - Remote

Remote
23 hours ago
+47
BigCommerce, named a 2020 "Best Place to Work" in Austin, is looking for a Staff or Lead Software Engineer. You’ll be working with team members to extend our products and integrate with a broad array of external services. BigCommerce offers a heavily collaborative environment helping you expand your skill set and take ideas from inception to delivery. This role will require a need to balance: driving our aggressive product roadmap, improving the performance & stability of our system, introducing engineering best practices into the organization, & leading/mentoring other engineers.

Lead Software Engineer, eCommerce

Austin
15 hours ago
+24
Design, write, test, integrate, and maintain services that are resilient, robust, secure, and perform at scale for tens of millions of end users. Write clean, maintainable code; improve test coverage and build deployment pipelines to safely and rapidly push code. Be customer inspired and work closely with business partners to incrementally deliver positive outcomes through technology. Constantly look for opportunities to automate and optimize. Research new technologies and incorporate them into new and existing systems and products. Be a phenomenal teammate to the other members of your scrum team.

Lead Software Engineer

Austin
1 day ago
+43
SourceDay is looking for a Lead SW Engineer to lead the Rails application team in building new features and enhancing existing ones, helping architect a more efficient infrastructure, and collaborate with the Integrations lead and team to ensure a reliable data feed to the application. The ideal candidate is a highly motivated, hands on engineer who loves mentoring, leading by example, solving problems, improving functionality, and working

Lead Software Engineer - Consumer Platform

Austin
2 weeks ago
+31
Collaborate directly with product managers, UX researchers, and designers to define and implement solutions for our digital properties. Lead and contribute to the design, development and implement systems, full-stack applications and/or websites related to the healthcare insurance industry. Lead and contribute to all aspects of the product stack. Lead and build the development of integrations with outside/third-party systems as needed. Collaborate with teammates on technical design, work estimation, and implementation of new features. Stay on top of bug and task management using JIRA or similar. Lead and contribute to the continuous improvement of the team's productivity, culture, and code quality. Review team member's code to identify and remediate bugs quickly. Create documentation and processes for teaching or lead learning sessions with other engineers as needed. Act as a knowledge base for other engineers. Mentor engineers at all levels of their careers to improve skills, code quality, and best practices. Other duties and responsibilities as assigned.

Principal Software Engineering Lead

Austin
3 weeks ago
The Commercial Software Engineering (CSE) team is a global engineering organization that works directly with customers looking to leverage the latest technologies to address their toughest challenges. We work closely with our customers’ engineers to develop code to jointly solve their biggest challenges to accelerate progress in their organization. In the process, we help shape the future of our own platforms by partnering with our product groups to improve them. We pride ourselves on making contributions to open source and make our platforms easier to adopt.

Lead Software Engineer Salary ranges

The most common Lead Software Engineer salary in Austin is between $160k - $170k.

Average Lead Software Engineer Salary by Company Size

People with the job title Lead Software Engineer make the most at companies with 201-500 employees, earning $171,500 on average.

Lead Software Engineer Salary by gender

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Average Dev + Engineer salaries in Austin

Job Title Average Salary Salary Range
QA Analyst $67,674
Min: $42K
Max: $103K
Junior Software Engineer $72,733
Min: $63K
Max: $85K
QA Engineer $78,526
Min: $40K
Max: $115K
Software Test Engineer $86,417
Min: $61K
Max: $120K
Front End Developer $97,516
Min: $70K
Max: $153K
Salesforce Developer $102,385
Min: $70K
Max: $125K
Data Engineer $102,927
Min: $55K
Max: $150K
Automation Engineer $104,700
Min: $79K
Max: $130K
Game Developer $105,600
Min: $65K
Max: $141K
Android Developer $107,182
Min: $73K
Max: $125K
Sales Engineer $108,365
Min: $68K
Max: $168K
iOS Developer $108,525
Min: $85K
Max: $150K
DevOps Engineer $111,671
Min: $84K
Max: $141K
Systems Engineer $112,500
Min: $90K
Max: $135K
Software Engineer $113,609
Min: $71K
Max: $188K
Machine Learning Engineer $120,000
Min: $110K
Max: $135K
QA Manager $128,680
Min: $110K
Max: $150K
Data Architect $131,944
Min: $98K
Max: $200K
Senior Software Engineer $134,891
Min: $95K
Max: $200K
Site Reliability Engineer $135,000
Min: $130K
Max: $140K
Security Engineer $139,200
Min: $112K
Max: $180K
Engineering Manager $145,151
Min: $109K
Max: $175K
Hardware Engineer $147,000
Min: $147K
Max: $147K
Database Administrator $148,333
Min: $133K
Max: $163K
Principal Software Engineer $153,057
Min: $120K
Max: $275K
Lead Software Engineer $170,000
Min: $166K
Max: $177K
Director of Software Engineering $170,769
Min: $140K
Max: $228K
Data Engineering Manager $175,000
Min: $175K
Max: $175K
Vice President of Engineering $214,043
Min: $162K
Max: $265K
CTO (Chief Technology Officer) $242,190
Min: $130K
Max: $435K

Skills that affect Lead Software Engineer salaries in Austin

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Amazon Web Services
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Recent Lead Software Engineer salaries in Austin

$177,000
Yearly Salary
A Lead Software Engineer reported a yearly salary of $177,000 with +$17,700 in additional cash compensation
7+ Years of Experience
Male
201-500 Employees
Austin
$166,000
Yearly Salary
A Lead Software Engineer reported a yearly salary of $166,000 with +$5,600 in additional cash compensation
7+ Years of Experience
Male
201-500 Employees
Austin
$167,000
Yearly Salary
A Lead Software Engineer reported a yearly salary of $167,000 with +$25,000 in additional cash compensation
7+ Years of Experience
Male
500+ Employees
Austin
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