Senior Software Engineer salary in Austin

Average Base Salary in Austin

$140,366
$14,693
Additional Cash Compensation
$155,059
Total Compensation
Median: 138,000
Min: $80K
Max: $212K

How Much Does a Senior Software Engineer Make in Austin?

The average salary for a Senior Software Engineer in Austin is $140,366. The average additional cash compensation for a Senior Software Engineer in Austin is $14,693. The average total compensation for a Senior Software Engineer in Austin is $155,059. Senior Software Engineer salaries are based on responses gathered by Built In from anonymous Senior Software Engineer employees in Austin.

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Senior Software Engineer jobs in Austin

Senior Software Engineer

Austin
23 hours ago
Passionate API developers are what we need! You might be the one we are looking for that loves to find ways to connect everything and everyone, who has an itch for leadership, and gets excited about a start-up culture that’s changing the status quo. Leading a team that’s building a platform that will reinvent supply chain processes for our customers and have grit to always raise the bar … that’s the DNA of this role.   Your role will influence many

Senior Software Engineer

Austin
2 days ago
SENIOR SOFTWARE ENGINEER(Austin, TX) OVERVIEWAtmosphere is currently looking for a highly motivated Senior Software Engineer who will help us maintain existing products as well as bring the new products to life. This individual will be knowledgeable across the stack front end, apis, datastores as well as how to quickly and safely develop, test, deploy and maintain these products. Proficiency in working with modern frameworks to build the backbone

Senior Software Engineer (Workday)

Austin
4 days ago
Whole Foods Market is the world’s leading retailer of natural and organic foods with more than 500 stores in the U.S.A, Canada, and the United Kingdom. We continue to push the boundaries to re-invent the grocery experience improving our ability to Nourish People and the Planet. Join a very tenured inspiring "Work Family" (avg tenure 6+yrs) who leads, innovates, and maintains our Workday HCM and Financial applications that enrich the lives of our

Senior Software Engineer- Payments

Austin
5 days ago
Empower the Individual Through Crypto Gemini is a crypto exchange and custodian that allows customers to buy, sell, store, and earn more than 30 cryptocurrencies like bitcoin, bitcoin cash, ether, litecoin, and Zcash. Gemini is a New York trust company that is subject to the capital reserve requirements, cybersecurity requirements, and banking compliance standards set forth by the New York State Department of Financial Services and the New York

Senior Software Engineer

Austin
5 days ago
Empower the Individual Through Crypto Gemini is a crypto exchange and custodian that allows customers to buy, sell, store, and earn more than 30 cryptocurrencies like bitcoin, bitcoin cash, ether, litecoin, and Zcash. Gemini is a New York trust company that is subject to the capital reserve requirements, cybersecurity requirements, and banking compliance standards set forth by the New York State Department of Financial Services and the New York

Senior Software Engineer

Austin
5 days ago
Description Remote: This position does not require the employee to be on-site full time to perform most effectively. The employee's role enables them to work off-site on a permanent basis. This is a remote position For this role you will expected to have demonstrated success in software project delivery experience in leading technical efforts developing applications using a variety of tools, languages, frameworks and technologies Demonstrate

Senior Software Engineer

Austin
1 week ago
Job Posting TitleSenior Software EngineerSummaryThe Linux Test Automation Engineer is a member of our Gaming Platform Development organization who collaborates in the design, simulation, development, and automation of testing of new, existing, or enhanced gaming platform software. Under general supervision, your knowledge of software engineering will be used to simulate and develop automated tests supporting the software quality needs of our

Senior Software Engineer (Windows)

Austin
2 weeks ago
What We DoAt GoGuardian, we're helping build a future where all learners are ready and inspired to solve the world's greatest challenges. Our award-winning system of learning solutions is purpose-built for K-12 and trusted by school leaders to promote effective teaching and equitable engagement while helping empower educators to keep students safe. What It's Like to Work at GoGuardianWe are a fast-growing learning company that thrives on making

Senior Software Engineering Manager

Austin
2 weeks ago
*SailPoint is HQ'd in Austin, TX but we are open to a full time remoteSailPoint is the leader in identity security for the cloud enterprise. Our identity security solutions secure and enable thousands of companies worldwide, giving our customers unmatched visibility into the entirety of their digital workforce, ensuring workers have the right access to do their job - no more, no less.As a Senior Software Engineering Manager you will lead a team

Senior Software Engineer - Frontend

Austin
2 weeks ago
Why project44? Our mission is to usher in a new era of trust and predictability to transportation and logistics, but there is still a lot of work to be done. The industry is massive, as is the opportunity. We are looking for bright, ambitious individuals to join our growing global team and help us enable a more productive and successful world.  We are changing the way the world ships, and we are looking for you to help us get there. The Role Do you

Senior Software Engineer- C#/C++

Austin
2 weeks ago
Job Posting TitleSenior Software Engineer- C#/C++SummaryThe Senior Software Engineer, Test Automation is a leader in our Gaming Platform Development organization charged with the planning, design, simulation, development, and automation of testing of new and existing / enhanced platform software. In this role, your expertise in software engineering will be used to research, design, simulate and develop complex automated tests supporting the

Senior Software Engineer - Full Stack

Austin
2 weeks ago
Why project44? Our mission is to usher in a new era of trust and predictability to transportation and logistics, but there is still a lot of work to be done. The industry is massive, as is the opportunity. We are looking for bright, ambitious individuals to join our growing global team and help us enable a more productive and successful world.  We are changing the way the world ships, and we are looking for you to help us get there. The Role Do you

Senior Software Engineer Salary ranges

The most common Senior Software Engineer salary in Austin is between $150k - $160k.

Average Senior Software Engineer Salary by Company Size

People with the job title Senior Software Engineer make the most at companies with 201-500 employees, earning $146,081 on average.

Senior Software Engineer Salary by gender

The average Senior Software Engineer salary for women is $135,528 and the average Senior Software Engineer salary for men is $140,778.

Senior Software Engineer Salary by Years of Experience

The average salary for a Senior Software Engineer with 7+ years of experience is $144,868. The average salary for <1 year of experience is $128,333.

Average Dev + Engineer salaries in Austin

Job TitleAverage SalarySalary Range
Junior Software Engineer$78,124
Min: $40K
Max: $145K
QA Engineer$82,065
Min: $52K
Max: $145K
QA Analyst$82,643
Min: $45K
Max: $165K
Front End Developer$106,414
Min: $65K
Max: $165K
Salesforce Developer$107,656
Min: $80K
Max: $151K
Data Engineer$110,460
Min: $65K
Max: $160K
Sales Engineer$111,097
Min: $68K
Max: $184K
Game Developer$112,167
Min: $65K
Max: $145K
Software Engineer$112,853
Min: $50K
Max: $205K
Software Test Engineer$114,350
Min: $65K
Max: $155K
DevOps Engineer$115,032
Min: $80K
Max: $150K
iOS Developer$116,281
Min: $85K
Max: $170K
Systems Engineer$118,746
Min: $89K
Max: $152K
Hardware Engineer$119,400
Min: $100K
Max: $147K
Security Engineer$126,133
Min: $61K
Max: $180K
QA Manager$126,164
Min: $95K
Max: $160K
Automation Engineer$133,750
Min: $100K
Max: $173K
Android Developer$134,400
Min: $105K
Max: $185K
Site Reliability Engineer$137,533
Min: $100K
Max: $180K
Database Administrator$137,538
Min: $90K
Max: $163K
Senior Software Engineer$140,366
Min: $80K
Max: $212K
Machine Learning Engineer$146,100
Min: $110K
Max: $210K
Data Architect$157,800
Min: $100K
Max: $205K
Engineering Manager$160,888
Min: $109K
Max: $225K
Lead Software Engineer$162,213
Min: $112K
Max: $200K
Principal Software Engineer$164,494
Min: $127K
Max: $239K
Director of Software Engineering$181,863
Min: $130K
Max: $240K
Data Engineering Manager$188,750
Min: $170K
Max: $235K
Vice President of Engineering$204,679
Min: $145K
Max: $300K
CTO (Chief Technology Officer)$210,368
Min: $135K
Max: $320K

Skills that affect Senior Software Engineer salaries in Austin

1
SQL
10% have this skill
2
Javascript
10% have this skill
3
Java
7% have this skill
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Amazon Web Services
7% have this skill
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Node.js
6% have this skill
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Front-end
6% have this skill

Recent Senior Software Engineer salaries in Austin

$145,000
Yearly Salary
A Senior Software Engineer reported a yearly salary of $145,000
7+ Years of Experience
Male
11-50 Employees
Austin
$158,850
Yearly Salary
A IC4 reported a yearly salary of $158,850
7+ Years of Experience
Male
201-500 Employees
Austin
$160,000
Yearly Salary
A Senior Software Engineer reported a yearly salary of $160,000 with +$23,000 in additional cash compensation
7+ Years of Experience
Prefer not to say
501-1,000 Employees
Austin
$153,000
Yearly Salary
A Senior Software Engineer reported a yearly salary of $153,000 with +$12,000 in additional cash compensation
5-7 Years of Experience
Male
1,000+ Employees
Austin
$158,000
Yearly Salary
A Senior Software Engineer reported a yearly salary of $158,000 with +$10,000 in additional cash compensation
7+ Years of Experience
Female
201-500 Employees
Austin
$109,000
Yearly Salary
A Senior Software Engineer reported a yearly salary of $109,000 with +$10,900 in additional cash compensation
3-5 Years of Experience
Male
1,000+ Employees
Austin
$180,009
Yearly Salary
A Senior Software Engineer reported a yearly salary of $180,009
7+ Years of Experience
Male
11-50 Employees
Austin
$115,000
Yearly Salary
A senior software engineer reported a yearly salary of $115,000 with +$16,000 in additional cash compensation
7+ Years of Experience
Male
501-1,000 Employees
Austin
$145,000
Yearly Salary
A Senior Software Engineer reported a yearly salary of $145,000
7+ Years of Experience
Female
51-200 Employees
Austin
$117,000
Yearly Salary
A Technology Manager reported a yearly salary of $117,000 with +$700 in additional cash compensation
7+ Years of Experience
Female
51-200 Employees
Austin
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