Lead Software Engineer salary in Austin

Average Base Salary in Austin

$153,992
$10,256
Additional Cash Compensation
$164,248
Total Compensation
Median: $154K
Min: $112K
Max: $200K

How Much Does a Lead Software Engineer Make in Austin?

The average salary for a Lead Software Engineer in Austin is $153,992. The average additional cash compensation for a Lead Software Engineer in Austin is $10,256. The average total compensation for a Lead Software Engineer in Austin is $164,248. Lead Software Engineer salaries are based on responses gathered by Built In from anonymous Lead Software Engineer employees in Austin.

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Lead Software Engineer jobs in Austin

Lead Software Engineer

Austin
2 weeks ago
+34
DESCRIPTION EPAM is a leading global provider of digital platform engineering and development services. We are committed to having a positive impact on our customers, our employees, and our communities. We embrace a dynamic and inclusive culture. Here you will collaborate with multi-national teams, contribute to a myriad of innovative projects that deliver the most creative and cutting-edge solutions, and have an opportunity to continuously learn

Lead Software Engineer (Big Data)

Austin
2 weeks ago
+34
DESCRIPTION EPAM is committed to providing our global team of more than 41,150 EPAMers with inspiring careers from day one. EPAMers think creatively and lead with passion and honesty. Our people are the source of our success. We value collaboration, work in partnership with our customers, and strive for the highest standards of excellence. In today’s market conditions, we’re supporting operations for hundreds of clients around the world remotely.

Lead Software Engineer - Remote

Austin
1 day ago
+38
LD SOFTWARE ENGINEER WHAT IS THE OPPORTUNITY? Perform software development, refine requirements, write, test, debug, maintain, and release test software that instructs a computer to accomplish certain tasks, such as saving information, performing calculations. The Software Engineer may also be responsible for managing software development infrastructure and providing the appropriate level of functional and non-functional documentation to meeting

Lead Software Engineer - Testing & Automation

Austin
4 days ago
+44
Back to Career Site Our Mission is to Make Healthcare Right. Together. Built upon the belief that by connecting and aligning the best local resources in healthcare delivery with the financing of care, we can deliver a superior consumer experience, lower costs, and optimized clinical outcomes. What drives our mission? The company values we live and breathe every day. We keep it simple: Be Brave. Be Brilliant. Be Accountable. Be Inclusive. Be

Team Lead, Software Engineering - Full Stack (IAM)

Austin
2 weeks ago
+55
BigCommerce is disrupting the e-commerce industry as the SaaS leader for fast- growing, mid-market businesses. We enable our customers to build intuitive and engaging stores to support every stage of their growth. BigCommerce, named a 2021 "Best Place to Work" in Austin, is looking for a Team Lead, Software Engineer looking to move into management. In this role, you’ll help empower merchants and partners to be able to interact with the

Team Lead, Software Engineer, JavaScript / TypeScript (Channels Team)

Austin
1 week ago
+55
BigCommerce is disrupting the e-commerce industry as the SaaS leader for fast- growing, mid-market businesses. We enable our customers to build intuitive and engaging stores to support every stage of their growth. BigCommerce, named a 2021 "Best Place to Work" in Austin, is looking for a Team Lead, Software Engineer, JavaScript. In this role, you’ll help empower our merchants to quickly and easily manage their business and optimize ways for

Lead Backend Software Engineer

Austin
2 weeks ago
+22
About Usimaware™️'s mission is to change the world of healthcare and at-home testing. There's never been a more important time to help empower people to take control of and understand their health - all while pushing the boundaries of what 'modern healthcare' should really look like. We're looking for people who will help us think bigger, challenge the status quo, and add to a collaborative mindset of continuous learning. We are obsessed with

Lead Java Software Engineer

Austin
9 hours ago
+35
About CCCCCC is the technology platform for the underwritten assets economy. CCC technology, insights, and support connect industries - insurers, automotive manufacturers, collision repairers, parts suppliers, lenders, fleet operators and more - to advance decision-making, productivity, and customer experiences for thousands of clients worldwide. Clients leverage CCC's network management, data management, AI, operational workflows and customer

Lead Software Engineer - FedRAMP

Austin
15 hours ago
+50
What you will do: Help make kubernetes the foundation of our microservice environment. Design, build and maintain tools/processes to effectively secure our cloud-based (AWS) environments Guide teams with DevOps best practices, including improved scalability, performance, reliability, and speed to market

Lead Software Engineer

Austin
1 day ago
+40
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

Austin
1 day ago
+24
We are searching for an experienced engineer to help shape the future of Headless WordPress. Leading our Headless Themes initiatives, you will directly impact on the way headless WordPress sites are built with modern tools like Node and React. You will shape the vision for our product line and help hire the team to build the software. This software will be Open Source, so you’ll also be directly interacting with the community that you will help develop.

Lead Software Test Engineer

Austin
1 week ago
About Us: Cart.com is an ecommerce software, services, and brand holding company on a mission to democratize ecommerce and give digital merchants the freedom to grow. We are integrating all the pieces of the ecommerce value chain brands need to thrive, creating a truly end-to-end Ecommerce-as-a-Service platform that helps third party brands (and a few of our own) move faster, grow more quickly, and deliver on their promises more completely. Ca

Lead Software Engineer Salary ranges

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 $175,750 on average.

Lead Software Engineer Salary by gender

The average Lead Software Engineer salary for women is $168,500 and the average Lead Software Engineer salary for men is $146,543.

Lead Software Engineer Salary by Years of Experience

The average salary for a Lead Software Engineer with 7+ years of experience is $154,788.

Average Dev + Engineer salaries in Austin

Job Title Average Salary Salary Range
QA Engineer $73,026
Min: $52K
Max: $100K
Junior Software Engineer $74,984
Min: $40K
Max: $145K
QA Analyst $79,644
Min: $45K
Max: $165K
Salesforce Developer $95,667
Min: $80K
Max: $112K
Software Test Engineer $98,917
Min: $65K
Max: $130K
Automation Engineer $102,333
Min: $95K
Max: $112K
Data Engineer $104,843
Min: $65K
Max: $150K
Front End Developer $105,434
Min: $65K
Max: $165K
Game Developer $105,600
Min: $65K
Max: $141K
Software Engineer $109,166
Min: $50K
Max: $180K
Sales Engineer $109,630
Min: $68K
Max: $168K
DevOps Engineer $111,947
Min: $84K
Max: $140K
iOS Developer $112,192
Min: $85K
Max: $150K
Hardware Engineer $121,333
Min: $100K
Max: $147K
Systems Engineer $121,721
Min: $90K
Max: $152K
Android Developer $122,714
Min: $105K
Max: $140K
QA Manager $124,579
Min: $95K
Max: $140K
Security Engineer $126,860
Min: $61K
Max: $180K
Senior Software Engineer $134,738
Min: $95K
Max: $200K
Site Reliability Engineer $134,750
Min: $100K
Max: $170K
Machine Learning Engineer $141,000
Min: $110K
Max: $210K
Data Architect $145,833
Min: $100K
Max: $200K
Database Administrator $148,333
Min: $133K
Max: $163K
Lead Software Engineer $153,992
Min: $112K
Max: $200K
Engineering Manager $154,423
Min: $109K
Max: $220K
Principal Software Engineer $166,600
Min: $130K
Max: $239K
Director of Software Engineering $177,327
Min: $130K
Max: $240K
Data Engineering Manager $195,000
Min: $175K
Max: $235K
Vice President of Engineering $207,300
Min: $145K
Max: $265K
CTO (Chief Technology Officer) $220,400
Min: $135K
Max: $320K

Skills that affect Lead Software Engineer salaries in Austin

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Javascript
1% have this skill
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Java
1% have this skill
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SQL
1% have this skill
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Linux
1% have this skill
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DevOps
1% have this skill
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Node.js
1% have this skill

Recent Lead Software Engineer salaries in Austin

$180,000
Yearly Salary
A squad lead reported a yearly salary of $180,000
7+ Years of Experience
Male
1,000+ Employees
Austin
$171,000
Yearly Salary
A Staff Engineer reported a yearly salary of $171,000
5-7 Years of Experience
Male
51-200 Employees
Austin
$150,000
Yearly Salary
A Lead Software Engineer reported a yearly salary of $150,000
7+ Years of Experience
Male
11-50 Employees
Austin
1-5 Reports
$200,000
Yearly Salary
A Lead Software Engineer reported a yearly salary of $200,000
7+ Years of Experience
Prefer not to say
201-500 Employees
Austin
$180,000
Yearly Salary
A Lead Software Engineer reported a yearly salary of $180,000
7+ Years of Experience
Prefer not to say
11-50 Employees
Austin
$140,000
Yearly Salary
A Lead Data Engineer reported a yearly salary of $140,000 with +$14,000 in additional cash compensation
7+ Years of Experience
Male
501-1,000 Employees
Austin
1-5 Reports
$140,000
Yearly Salary
A Lead Software Engineer reported a yearly salary of $140,000 with +$20,000 in additional cash compensation
5-7 Years of Experience
Male
51-200 Employees
Austin
5-10 Reports
$111,884
Yearly Salary
A Sr Programmer Analyst reported a yearly salary of $111,884
7+ Years of Experience
Male
1,000+ Employees
Austin
5-10 Reports
$160,000
Yearly Salary
A Lead Software Engineer reported a yearly salary of $160,000
7+ Years of Experience
Female
201-500 Employees
Austin
$135,000
Yearly Salary
A Lead Software Engineer reported a yearly salary of $135,000 with +$5,000 in additional cash compensation
7+ Years of Experience
Male
51-200 Employees
Austin
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