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Director of Analytics
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Director of Marketing
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Email Marketing Manager
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Finance Director
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HR Coordinator
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Implementation Manager
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Inside Sales Manager
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Marketing Associate
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Senior Software Engineer salary in Austin

Average Base Salary in Austin

$137,151
$25,747
Additional Cash Compensation
$162,898
Total Compensation
Median: $137K
Min: $106K
Max: $185K

How Much Does a Senior Software Engineer Make in Austin?

The average salary for a Senior Software Engineer in Austin is $137,151. The average additional cash compensation for a Senior Software Engineer in Austin is $25,747. The average total compensation for a Senior Software Engineer in Austin is $162,898. Senior Software Engineer salaries are based on responses gathered by Built In Austin from anonymous Senior Software Engineer employees in Austin.

Austin by the numbers

2,121
Total number of Tech companies in Austin
64,948
Total number of tech users on Built In Austin
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Austin Companies with the Highest Dev + Engineer Salaries

Automotive, Marketing Tech
+13
Enterprise Web, Productivity
+21
eCommerce, Software

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 500+ employees, earning $139,122 on average.

Senior Software Engineer Salary by gender

The average Senior Software Engineer salary for women is $126,000 and the average Senior Software Engineer salary for men is $136,247.

Senior Software Engineer Salary by Years of Experience

The average salary for a Senior Software Engineer with 7+ years of experience is $138,740.

Average Dev + Engineer salaries in Austin

Job Title Average Salary Salary Range
QA Analyst $64,364
Min: $42K
Max: $103K
QA Engineer $79,111
Min: $40K
Max: $115K
Front End Developer $83,225
Min: $58K
Max: $120K
Software Test Engineer $83,357
Min: $61K
Max: $104K
Data Engineer $100,238
Min: $55K
Max: $130K
Salesforce Developer $100,455
Min: $70K
Max: $125K
Android Developer $103,125
Min: $73K
Max: $125K
Automation Engineer $104,947
Min: $79K
Max: $130K
Sales Engineer $106,111
Min: $70K
Max: $152K
iOS Developer $107,800
Min: $98K
Max: $120K
Software Engineer $108,243
Min: $65K
Max: $188K
DevOps Engineer $111,692
Min: $84K
Max: $141K
Security Engineer $116,913
Min: $81K
Max: $170K
Data Architect $128,500
Min: $98K
Max: $153K
QA Manager $131,600
Min: $110K
Max: $150K
Senior Software Engineer $137,151
Min: $106K
Max: $185K
Engineering Manager $145,000
Min: $120K
Max: $164K
Principal Software Engineer $150,565
Min: $120K
Max: $275K
Director of Software Engineering $166,136
Min: $140K
Max: $205K
Vice President of Engineering $216,000
Min: $164K
Max: $250K
CTO (Chief Technology Officer) $263,846
Min: $130K
Max: $435K

Senior Software Engineer jobs in Austin
37

Sr. Software Engineer

Austin
2 days ago
+22
NSS Labs is looking for a Senior Software Developer based in Austin, TX. We are seeking someone who's passionate about building innovative products that scale to thousands of users a day. NSS Labs offers developers a complex development ecosystem with short release cycles. You will be part of our Cloud Platform development team—a growing group of full-stack engineers with a diverse background, bringing a variety of skills and perspectives to the table. Your fresh perspective is important to our growth.

Sr Software Engineer

Austin
2 weeks ago
+28
We are looking for a Full Stack Software Developer to join the Email Marketing team within the Digital Platform Engineering team supporting our data efforts for email marketing. In this role, you will help set up data pipelines that enable data scientists and analysts to make critical business decisions on email marketing efforts. You will also contribute to the programmatic email platform that enables marketers to set up more personalized, data-reliant email campaigns. You will have a large impact on how the company utilizes resources to drive new customer acquisition, existing customer engagement, and repeat travelers. You work will lead to a direct impact on growing revenue for HomeAway. 

Senior Software Engineer

Austin
1 day ago
+19
We're creating a platform to help understand and explore online communities. Day-to-day you’ll work with a rapidly growing team of software engineers, front end engineers, and data scientists. You'll build out complex web applications that can scale and are reliable. Collaborating will be huge, and there's a lot to do - there's no shortage of exciting work. There are a lot of resources available to us and you'll be early in the company. You’ll have a huge impact.

Sr. Software Engineer, IdentityNow

Austin
3 days ago
+18
SailPoint is seeking a Backend Software Engineer to help build a cloud-based SaaS product.  We are looking for well-rounded backend or full stack engineers who are passionate about building and delivering reliable, scalable microservices and infrastructure for SaaS products. As one of the first members on the team, you will be integral in building this product and will be part of an agile team that is in startup mode. This is a unique opportunity to build something from scratch but have the backing of an organization that has the muscle to take it to market quickly, with a very satisfied customer base.

Sr. Software Engineer - Mac

Austin
1 week ago
+15
This is a senior Software Development Engineer (SDE) role in the engineering team that delivers the sensor (lightweight agent) on Mac OS X. SDE’s in the team own design and development of core features on the platform. Features will cross-cut most core OS subsystems such as file system, memory, process, and networking. Many features are also built in a way that they will have shared components across Windows and Linux. The team operates under the Agile development principles and ships frequently.

Sr. Software Engineer - Linux

Austin
1 week ago
+15
Design and develop software with cross platform deliverables (Windows, Mac, Linux) including server and desktop. Own features from design to delivery including participation in product demo at the end of the sprint. Collaborate with multi functional team in various physical locations. Troubleshoot issues with the product as reported from Support or Test. Other projects as assigned.

Sr. Software Engineer - Golang

Austin
2 weeks ago
+15
Lead backend engineering efforts from rapid prototypes to large-scale applications across CrowdStrike products. Leverage and build cloud based systems to detect targeted attacks and automate cyber threat intelligence production at a global scale. Brainstorm, define, and build collaboratively with members across multiple teams. Obsess about learning, and champion the newest technologies & tricks with others, raising the technical IQ of the team. Be mentored and mentor other developers on web, backend and data storage technologies and our system. Constantly re-evaluate our product to improve architecture, knowledge models, user experience, performance and stability. Be an energetic ‘self-starter’ with the ability to take ownership and be accountable for deliverables. Use and give back to the open source community.

Sr. Software Engineer - Sensor Backend

Austin
2 weeks ago
+15
Provide key leadership on the sensor development team involved in architecture, strategy, in building and improving next generation Anti-Virus and Enhanced Detection and Response Security Software. Develop new product concepts. Own features from design to delivery including participation in product demo at the end of the sprint. Collaborate with multi-functional teams in various locations.

Sr. Software Engineer – Overwatch Labs

Austin
2 weeks ago
+15
Lead projects to build new components and extend the current system, where you would need to gather requirements, plan, code, test, and deploy to completion. Help the OverWatch team become more effective in their analysis and hunting by improving the platform and tools. Work closely with cloud architects to evolve our systems for future growth and platform development. Bring research projects into production environments and integrate them with the OWL systems. Work in a devops environment where you (and your team) are responsible for the systems you deploy. Be an energetic ‘self-starter’ with the ability to take ownership and be accountable for deliverables. Have a desire for quality and understand what tools and processes you need to reach that level and help the team reach a higher bar. Be an adaptable and flexible engineer who is constantly learning and enjoys tackling complex and novel challenges. Work as part of a distributed team of remote workers across timezones. Use and give back to the open source community.

Sr. Software Engineer - Production Engineer/Platform

Austin
1 week ago
+13
As a Production Engineer, you will deliver secure, cloud-based services as part of our Trusted Access Platform. Together with your engineering team, you will own performance and uptime of production systems and share on-call responsibilities. In this role, you will also create solutions that will keep our service reliable and fast at all times, design and improve automated tools for systems management and monitoring, and partner with multiple engineering teams to analyze and debug deployed systems.

Sr. Software Engineer - Production Engineering /Platform Security

Austin
1 week ago
+13
 As member of the Production Engineering team you will help keep the cloud-based services relied upon by Duo's customers available, scalable, and secure. As an engineer in the security group within Production Engineering you'll help us focus on the "secure" part of that mission. You'll work with Duo's world-class security team to combine their expertise with your experience operating large-scale environments to automate the configuration, design, and growth of internal and customer-facing systems.

Sr. Software Engineer, IdentityNow (Austin, TX HQ)

Austin
2 weeks ago
+18
SailPoint is seeking a Backend Software Engineer to help build a cloud-based SaaS product.  We are looking for well-rounded backend or full stack engineers who are passionate about building and delivering reliable, scalable microservices and infrastructure for SaaS products. As one of the first members on the team, you will be integral in building this product and will be part of an agile team that is in startup mode. This is a unique opportunity to build something from scratch but have the backing of an organization that has the muscle to take it to market quickly, with a very satisfied customer base.

Skills that affect Senior Software Engineer salaries in Austin

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Javascript
20% have this skill
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Node.js
16% have this skill
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Front-end
14% have this skill
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SQL
14% have this skill
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Python
11% have this skill
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AngularJS
11% have this skill

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