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Senior Software Engineer salary in Austin

Average Base Salary in Austin

$136,277
$16,784
Additional Cash Compensation
$153,061
Total Compensation
Median: $136K
Min: $95K
Max: $200K

How Much Does a Senior Software Engineer Make in Austin?

The average salary for a Senior Software Engineer in Austin is $136,277. The average additional cash compensation for a Senior Software Engineer in Austin is $16,784. The average total compensation for a Senior Software Engineer in Austin is $153,061. Senior Software Engineer salaries are based on responses gathered by Built In Austin from anonymous Senior Software Engineer employees in Austin.

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Senior Software Engineer jobs in Austin

Senior Software Engineer

Austin
6 days ago
+35
Architect and build components and systems to power new Evernote features. Work on state of the art cloud based platforms. You will have opportunities to learn and work on Machine Learning and Big Data technologies (if interested). Get to work on internet-scale projects. We currently have 2 billion notes and 75k new registrations per day!

Senior Software Engineer

Austin
6 days ago
+49
This is an exciting opportunity to apply your skill set to an organization undergoing amazing growth and technological transformation! As a .NET Developer at Arrive, you’ll be embracing a career-defining opportunity to transform our business from the ground up alongside industry experts. If you possess strong skills and a desire to make an impact, then we want to hear from you!

Senior Software Engineer - Applications

Austin
1 month ago
+24
We are looking for engineers to be part of a talented, mission driven team that is building powerful tools that will greatly increase student success. Our engineers are collaborative and encouraged to bring new ideas to the table - we are not dogmatic about specific tools, but focused on using the right tools for the job. We are problem solvers. We want to work with people who are passionate about our mission and have a desire to be part of a rapidly expanding, high performance team. 

Senior Software Engineer

Austin
2 months ago
+36
Red Ventures is looking for a talented Senior Software Engineer to join our team in Austin. We believe in software craftsmanship and that there is real value in developing software that can be easily understood, maintained, and extended. At Red Ventures we are all about teamwork, accountability, innovation, and a customer-first approach. We work hard, but do so in a collaborative, fun, and flexible work environment.

Senior Software Engineer - Architecture

Austin
3 months ago
+24
This Sr Software Engineer on the Architecture team will build and maintain focused, scalable platform services and architectural components to be leveraged across our suite of SaaS applications. Job requires 6+ years of software engineering experience with history of designing/building RESTful, multi-tenant services and software development using Java, Spring, RestAPIs, and SQL.

Senior Software Engineer - Data Pipeline

Austin
3 months ago
+24
Build, maintain, and continuously improve a scalable, flexible, performant data pipeline and associated services and infrastructure. Build and maintain a successful collaborative relationships with groups outside of engineering including Data Science, Deployments, Product Management, Operations, and Customer Success. Grow or transform the current data platform that feeds our products to incrementally build out our technical vision, adapt to new customer needs, and enable a sustainable innovation cycle across all stages of the pipeline. Lead other talented engineers in software engineering design and best practices with a focus on scalability, performance, and maintainability. Help grow the team by interviewing and recruiting other engineers.

Senior Software Engineer - Connected Intelligence

Austin
3 months ago
+24
As a Senior Software Engineer on the Connected Intelligence team, you will have the unique opportunity to act as a bridge between product engineering and data science. You will be tasked with building new product features as well as working with our data science team to support and extend our industry leading predictive and prescriptive analytics capabilities. You will demonstrate a relentless pursuit of both quality and usability while maximizing application capabilities with the fewest number of components and technologies. Job requires 6+ years of software engineering experience developing Big Data platforms using Java, Python, SQL, etc. Machine learning knowledge will be useful in this role!

Senior Software Engineer, Scala (Mobile Team)

Austin
2 days ago
+47
Build highly-available, redundant, and scalable distributed systems. Write code that is performant, maintainable, clear, and concise. Work closely with operations while building and scaling back-end services. Introduce and support event-driven architectures. Collaborate with product and design to support optimal user experiences. Participate in code reviews to maintain and improve quality. Build new features with a focus on extensibility and quality.

Senior Software Engineer, Ruby (I&AM Team)

Austin
1 week ago
+47
Use Ruby, Rails, gRPC, JavaScript, RabbitMQ, Docker, Resque, MySQL, Redis, and a slew of other technologies to help power our platform. Build systems and APIs that provide world-class identity and access management features to the entire platform. Write code that is performant, maintainable, clear, and concise. Collaborate with our product and design teams to define feature specifications and timelines. Engage in technical discussion of new solutions and architectures. Participate in code reviews to maintain and improve quality. Support an open, positive, and energized culture. Encourage innovation and foster an environment of continuous improvement.

Senior Software Engineer

Austin
2 days ago
+25
You’re an experienced, Full Stack developer with a good background in Javascript who demonstrates a high level of curiosity and keeps up with the latest technologies. You have developed and maintained multiple Full Stack web applications throughout the entirety of their lifecycle. You have a strong eye for software design. You want to tackle tough technical challenges and have a desire to impact local businesses and communities.

Senior Software Engineer

Austin
3 days ago
+21
Architecting solutions for new features, from our front end systems, through our API, to our database. Participating in grooming sessions to ensure that the scope of work for each feature is accurate. Contributing to the tech debt backlog and owning the prioritization and roadmap associated with it. Mentoring junior developers. Having a good understanding of not only our technology stack, but of the business itself. And most importantly, delivering the mail - making sure that your features are delivered on time.

Senior Software Engineer - Python

Austin
3 weeks ago
In this development role you will work with our local and remote agile team to design, implement, and debug industry leading solutions for Smart Building design and management. Develops software by completing coding tasks to create user interfaces, algorithms, applications, tools, and associated technologies in accordance with System Surveyor’s code quality guidelines. Applies fundamentals of software engineering to assist in the creation of new software technologies. Participates in relevant aspects of application design with other software engineers. This position typically works under general supervision and will report directly to the CTO. Incumbents of this position will exercise some discretionary decision making authority.

Senior Software Engineer Salary ranges

The two most common Senior Software Engineer salary ranges in Austin are $120k - $130k and $130k - $140k.

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 $143,294 on average.

Senior Software Engineer Salary by gender

The average Senior Software Engineer salary for women is $126,658 and the average Senior Software Engineer salary for men is $136,118.

Senior Software Engineer Salary by Years of Experience

The average salary for a Senior Software Engineer with 7+ years of experience is $138,782.

Average Dev + Engineer salaries in Austin

Job Title Average Salary Salary Range
QA Analyst $68,100
Min: $42K
Max: $103K
Junior Software Engineer $74,725
Min: $65K
Max: $85K
QA Engineer $78,526
Min: $40K
Max: $115K
Software Test Engineer $86,417
Min: $61K
Max: $120K
Front End Developer $98,286
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
Android Developer $105,400
Min: $73K
Max: $125K
Game Developer $105,600
Min: $65K
Max: $141K
Sales Engineer $105,740
Min: $68K
Max: $152K
iOS Developer $109,750
Min: $85K
Max: $150K
DevOps Engineer $111,671
Min: $84K
Max: $141K
Systems Engineer $112,500
Min: $90K
Max: $135K
Software Engineer $114,161
Min: $71K
Max: $188K
Machine Learning Engineer $120,000
Min: $110K
Max: $135K
Data Architect $127,941
Min: $98K
Max: $153K
QA Manager $131,600
Min: $110K
Max: $150K
Site Reliability Engineer $135,000
Min: $130K
Max: $140K
Senior Software Engineer $136,277
Min: $95K
Max: $200K
Security Engineer $139,200
Min: $112K
Max: $180K
Engineering Manager $144,085
Min: $109K
Max: $175K
Hardware Engineer $147,000
Min: $147K
Max: $147K
Database Administrator $148,333
Min: $133K
Max: $163K
Principal Software Engineer $153,734
Min: $120K
Max: $275K
Lead Software Engineer $166,500
Min: $166K
Max: $167K
Director of Software Engineering $170,483
Min: $140K
Max: $228K
Data Engineering Manager $175,000
Min: $175K
Max: $175K
Vice President of Engineering $214,682
Min: $162K
Max: $265K
CTO (Chief Technology Officer) $242,300
Min: $130K
Max: $435K

Skills that affect Senior Software Engineer salaries in Austin

1
Javascript
11% have this skill
2
SQL
11% have this skill
3
Linux
8% have this skill
4
Java
8% have this skill
5
Front-end
7% have this skill
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Node.js
7% have this skill

Recent Senior Software Engineer salaries in Austin

$142,000
Yearly Salary
A Member of Technical Staff reported a yearly salary of $142,000 with +$21,000 in additional cash compensation
5-7 Years of Experience
Female
500+ Employees
Austin
$121,500
Yearly Salary
A Senior Software Engineer reported a yearly salary of $121,500
7+ Years of Experience
Male
500+ Employees
Austin
$185,000
Yearly Salary
A Senior Software Engineer reported a yearly salary of $185,000
7+ Years of Experience
Male
500+ Employees
Austin
$97,000
Yearly Salary
A Senior Software Engineer reported a yearly salary of $97,000 with +$9,700 in additional cash compensation
3-5 Years of Experience
Male
500+ Employees
Austin
$97,000
Yearly Salary
A Senior Software Engineer reported a yearly salary of $97,000 with +$9,700 in additional cash compensation
3-5 Years of Experience
Male
500+ Employees
Austin
$150,000
Yearly Salary
A Senior Software Engineer reported a yearly salary of $150,000
7+ Years of Experience
Male
201-500 Employees
Austin
$150,000
Yearly Salary
A Sr iOS Engineer reported a yearly salary of $150,000
7+ Years of Experience
Male
51-200 Employees
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
$135,000
Yearly Salary
A Senior Software Engineer reported a yearly salary of $135,000
5-7 Years of Experience
Male
1-10 Employees
Austin
1-5 Reports
$130,000
Yearly Salary
A Senior Software Engineer reported a yearly salary of $130,000
7+ Years of Experience
Female
500+ Employees
Austin
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