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Senior Software Engineer salary in Austin

Average Base Salary in Austin

$130,932
$18,604
Additional Cash Compensation
$149,536
Total Compensation
Median: $131K
Min: $64K
Max: $185K

How Much Does a Senior Software Engineer Make in Austin?

The average salary for a Senior Software Engineer in Austin is $130,932. The average additional cash compensation for a Senior Software Engineer in Austin is $18,604. The average total compensation for a Senior Software Engineer in Austin is $149,536. 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

Sr. Software Engineer - Sensor

Austin
2 months ago
+36
Join CrowdStrike and become a key leader building the most innovative endpoint security solution in the world.  Our sensor development team is responsible for building the endpoint sensor which deploys on multiple platforms including Windows, Mac, and Linux. As Principal Software Engineer, you will be expected to have ownership over major components and development projects.  You will be required to architect solutions and lead small teams to implement our core features. Features will cross cut most core OS subsystems such as file system, memory and process, and networking. Many features are also built in a way that they will have shared components across multiple platforms. You need to be able to lead projects efficiently while maximizing performance and minimizing costs, making sure high standards are being followed when it comes to design, coding quality, and unit and component testing. 

Senior Software Engineer - Applications

Austin
1 day ago
+24
Civitas Learning is bringing together the best of new technology, design thinking, and data science in our mission to help one million more students graduate each year. We are building a data platform and cloud-based applications to deliver insights and action analytics to the frontlines of education. We are looking for insanely talented people who want to jump in and roll up their sleeves with us to make it all happen, and do the best work of

Senior Software Engineer - Architecture

Austin
1 day ago
+24
Civitas Learning is bringing together the best of new technology, design thinking, and data science in our mission to help one million more students graduate each year. We are building a data platform and cloud-based applications to deliver insights and action analytics to the frontlines of education. We are looking for insanely talented people who want to jump in and roll up their sleeves with us to make it all happen, and do the best work of

Senior Software Engineer, Ruby

Austin
5 days ago
+24
Use Ruby, Rails, gRPC, JavaScript, RabbitMQ, Docker, Resque, MySQL, Redis, and a slew of other technologies to help power our platform. Build integrations with 3rd party SOAP/REST APIs that can span multiple codesets/services, fail gracefully, and be highly extensible. 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. Mentor other engineers in the current domain.

Senior Software Engineer (Android)

Austin
1 week ago
+20
We’re looking for a Senior Android Engineer to help shape our app and develop a rich, mobile-centric user experience. As a Senior Engineer, you’ll mentor junior engineers while encouraging good software design principles and application architecture. You’ll help build new features and refactor legacy code for our Drawings and Specifications tools.

Senior Software Engineer

Austin
2 weeks ago
+33
BlackLocus is seeking a Senior Software Engineer for the competitive data team. You should be a creative and thoughtful engineer who enjoys telemetry, graphs, solid architecture designs, and distributed systems. You should be excited by finding solutions to constantly changing problems. The Senior Software Engineer will collaborate with other engineers and Product Managers to ensure product evolution and stability. The person who fills this position should be one who wants to grow and help others grow also. 

Senior Software Engineer - Data Pipeline

Austin
1 day ago
+24
Civitas Learning is bringing together the best of new technology, design thinking, and data science in our mission to help one million more students graduate each year. We are building a data platform and cloud-based applications to deliver insights and action analytics to the frontlines of education. We are looking for insanely talented people who want to jump in and roll up their sleeves with us to make it all happen, and do the best work of

Senior Software Engineer - Connected Intelligence

Austin
1 day ago
+24
Civitas Learning is bringing together the best of new technology, design thinking, and data science in our mission to help one million more students graduate each year. We are building a data platform and cloud-based applications to deliver insights and action analytics to the frontlines of education. We are looking for insanely talented people who want to jump in and roll up their sleeves with us to make it all happen, and do the best work of

Senior Software Engineer, Site Reliability

Austin
5 days ago
+41
As a Software Engineer focused on Site Reliability within Infrastructure Engineering and Cloud Operations, you will contribute to the development of our solution delivery platforms supporting our web-based applications on the latest cloud technologies within a DevOps culture. We are looking for developers who are passionate about getting things done and engineering with excellence. You will have the opportunity to work on software solutions within our organization that will have a huge impact on our industry and our clients. You will utilize automation technologies and private/public cloud technologies to provide world-class solutions that serve the non-profit industry.

Senior Software Engineer, VB.NET

Austin
5 days ago
+41
Drive development effort of high quality solutions while practicing test driven development, and empowering our development teams to own their features end to end. Identify and execute on areas of the application where it makes sense to split out a microservice for the benefit of all products in our portfolio. Collaborate with peers to design, develop and deliver performant/scalable product enhancements. Provide critical thinking, technical innovation and attention to detail while serving as a trusted advisor in the organization. Actively contribute in discussions around software architecture and application design. Actively use Agile best practices. Mentor and work with engineers to grow existing technical skills and learn new ones.

Senior Software Engineer, Front End

Austin
1 week ago
+31
We're looking for experienced front end software engineers to join our Account Services team. As a member of this team, you'll be building features that enable some of the world’s largest companies—including over 24 of the Fortune 100—to deliver digital experiences that delight customers through the use of Optimizely experiments, personalization and feature management.  As an engineer on this team, you'll partner with product management, engineering, and design to build user interfaces that power companies' experimentation programs. You'll work with people who share a passion for empathizing with customers while thinking deeply about elegant solutions that scale, rigorous code reviews, automated testing, and building high-quality enterprise software.

Senior Software Engineer, Application Backend

Austin
1 week ago
+31
As we continue to enhance our enterprise-class experimentation platform, we are looking for a senior engineer to help lead and create our next wave of services and architectural improvements. We want you to be idealistic but pragmatic, creative but able to embrace elegant simplicity in both code and infrastructure. Scale and performance are part of everything we build. You’ll be building the foundation that empowers billions of experiences across the world’s leading websites and digital experience providers.

Senior Software Engineer Salary ranges

The most common Senior Software Engineer salary in Austin is between $120k - $130k.

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 $136,000 on average.

Senior Software Engineer Salary by gender

The average Senior Software Engineer salary for women is $120,250 and the average Senior Software Engineer salary for men is $130,115.

Senior Software Engineer Salary by Years of Experience

The average salary for a Senior Software Engineer with 7+ years of experience is $132,865.

Average Dev + Engineer salaries in Austin

Job Title Average Salary Salary Range
QA Analyst $66,550
Min: $42K
Max: $103K
QA Engineer $78,515
Min: $40K
Max: $115K
Software Test Engineer $86,417
Min: $61K
Max: $120K
Front End Developer $91,707
Min: $65K
Max: $150K
Salesforce Developer $102,385
Min: $70K
Max: $125K
Data Engineer $103,270
Min: $55K
Max: $135K
Sales Engineer $103,630
Min: $68K
Max: $152K
Automation Engineer $104,700
Min: $79K
Max: $130K
Android Developer $105,400
Min: $73K
Max: $125K
iOS Developer $108,594
Min: $85K
Max: $122K
Software Engineer $111,361
Min: $71K
Max: $188K
DevOps Engineer $112,091
Min: $84K
Max: $141K
Data Architect $129,688
Min: $98K
Max: $153K
Senior Software Engineer $131,505
Min: $64K
Max: $185K
QA Manager $131,600
Min: $110K
Max: $150K
Security Engineer $136,385
Min: $112K
Max: $170K
Engineering Manager $142,959
Min: $120K
Max: $164K
Principal Software Engineer $153,050
Min: $120K
Max: $275K
Director of Software Engineering $169,034
Min: $140K
Max: $228K
Vice President of Engineering $221,824
Min: $164K
Max: $265K
CTO (Chief Technology Officer) $251,563
Min: $130K
Max: $435K

Skills that affect Senior Software Engineer salaries in Austin

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Javascript
15% have this skill
2
SQL
13% have this skill
3
Front-end
11% have this skill
4
Node.js
10% have this skill
5
Linux
9% have this skill
6
Java
8% have this skill

Recent Senior Software Engineer salaries in Austin

$140,000
Yearly Salary
A Senior Software Engineer reported a yearly salary of $140,000
5-7 Years of Experience
Prefer not to say
201-500 Employees
Austin
$148,000
Yearly Salary
A Senior Domain Architect reported a yearly salary of $148,000 with +$30,000 in additional cash compensation
7+ Years of Experience
Male
500+ Employees
Austin
$105,000
Yearly Salary
A Sr. Software Engineer reported a yearly salary of $105,000
3-5 Years of Experience
Male
51-200 Employees
Austin
$140,000
Yearly Salary
A Senior Software Engineer reported a yearly salary of $140,000
5-7 Years of Experience
Male
11-50 Employees
Austin
$180,000
Yearly Salary
A Senior Software Engineer reported a yearly salary of $180,000
3-5 Years of Experience
Male
201-500 Employees
Austin
$147,000
Yearly Salary
A Senior Software Engineer reported a yearly salary of $147,000 with +$5,600 in additional cash compensation
7+ Years of Experience
Male
500+ Employees
Austin
$118,000
Yearly Salary
A Senior Software Engineer reported a yearly salary of $118,000
7+ Years of Experience
Female
500+ Employees
Austin
$120,000
Yearly Salary
A Senior Software Engineer reported a yearly salary of $120,000 with +$10,000 in additional cash compensation
5-7 Years of Experience
Male
11-50 Employees
Austin
$115,000
Yearly Salary
A Senior Software Engineer reported a yearly salary of $115,000
3-5 Years of Experience
Male
500+ Employees
Austin
$135,000
Yearly Salary
A Senior Staff Software Engineer reported a yearly salary of $135,000 with +$16,000 in additional cash compensation
7+ Years of Experience
Male
500+ Employees
Austin
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