Senior Software Engineer salary in Austin

Average Base Salary in Austin

$134,892
$17,481
Additional Cash Compensation
$152,373
Total Compensation
Median: $135K
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 $134,892. The average additional cash compensation for a Senior Software Engineer in Austin is $17,481. The average total compensation for a Senior Software Engineer in Austin is $152,373. 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

Austin
5 days ago
+20
We are looking for a talented technologist to join our team as a Senior Software Engineer to evolve our product suite and user experience. ePayPolicy is the nation’s leading provider of payment processing exclusively for the insurance industry. Our company was founded in 2014 by industry veterans with one goal in mind: Use tech to improve how insurance professionals send and accept payments. The engineering process at ePay is highly

Senior Software Engineer, Query

Remote
3 days ago
+50
Hands-on experience building industrial-strength software. Solid computer science fundamentals, with strong competencies in data structures, algorithms, and software design/architecture. Experience with large code bases. Interest in the theory and practice of database query engines. Hands-on experience in the domain is a plus B.Sc. in Computer Science. Candidates with an M.Sc. or Ph.D in a domain related to query execution or optimization who are strong coders may be considered without experience building industrial-strength software.

Senior Software Engineer, Ruby

Austin
6 days ago
+47
BigCommerce Austin Engineering team is on a mission and looking for a Senior Software Engineer, Ruby to help build the leading SaaS ecommerce platform. Our global team of engineers works from our Austin, San Francisco and Sydney offices and are focused on building the right product for our customers in the right way. On the team, we build and extend the tools, marketplaces, and frameworks that enable our merchants and partners to manage their experience. Our primary languages are Ruby and React + TypeScript. Architecturally we use REST APIs, gRPC, and we leverage a host of internal deployment and cloud infrastructure tools.  Be a member that powers our account management systems. You’ll be working with team members to extend our products and integrate with a broad array of external services. BigCommerce offers a heavily collaborative environment helping you expand your skill set and take ideas from inception to delivery.

Senior Software Engineer, Scala

Austin
6 days ago
+47
BigCommerce, named a 2020 "Best Place to Work" in Austin, is looking for a Senior Software Engineer, Scala. In this role, you’ll help empower our merchants to quickly and easily manage their business and optimize ways for them to sell their products better. You’ll work closely with other engineers, UI designers, and product managers to help define stories, assess scope and technical concerns as well as advocate for best practices that improve software quality.

Senior Software Engineer, Javascript/React

Austin
6 days ago
+47
BigCommerce, named a 2020 "Best Place to Work" in Austin, is looking for a Senior Software Engineer, Javascript/React  Be a member of a team that powers our billing, partner, and identity platforms. You’ll serve as subject matter expert, architect, and evangelist for our front-end development efforts and work with team members to extend our products and integrate with a broad array of external services. BigCommerce offers a heavily collaborative environment helping you expand your skill set and take ideas from inception to delivery.

Senior Software Engineer, Server Security

Remote
1 week ago
+50
Identify, design, implement, test, and support new features related to cryptography, security engineering, and compliance assurance, in a large feature-rich C++ codebase. Assist fellow engineers in, and be an advocate for, writing secure well-reasoned industrial-strength software. Work with other server engineers, client drivers, cloud services, support, consulting, training, and marketing teams to coordinate changes.

Sr. Software Engineer

Austin
2 days ago
+41
We’re looking for a full-time Sr. Software Engineer with a passion for collaboration, problem-solving, and software development. As Sr. Engineer, you’ll be responsible for designing, building, and deploying features while working with the members of Kazoo’s engineering team. You’ll be using Node, React, MongoDB, Express, Postgres and other modern technologies.

Sr. Software Engineer - I

Austin
1 week ago
+42
We are looking for a talented technologist to join our team as a Senior Software Engineer to evolve our product suite and user experience.  Along with your peers you'll work on difficult problems; design, develop, and deliver complex, sophisticated distributed systems of loosely coupled autonomous services and web applications.  If you're also creative, humble, and fun, you'll fit right into our culture and healthy work environment where “bring your dog to work day” is every day.

Sr. Software Engineer (Remote)

Remote
1 week ago
+31
Collaborate with other disciplines to build and implement solutions for Bright Health’s digital properties. Create responsive websites and applications using agreed upon frameworks/technologies. Work with designers to maintain UI/UX standards. Work on all aspects of our product stack from UI to API to data to infrastructure. Stay on top of bug and task management (Jira or similar experience a plus). Help debug issues and pair program with other engineers

Sr. Software Engineer

Austin
2 weeks ago
+34
SailPoint is seeking a Backend Software Engineer to help build a new cloud-based SaaS identity analytics 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.

Sr. Software Engineer - Data Platform

Austin
6 days ago
+31
A Senior Software Engineer is responsible for implementation and delivery of backend services and data platform frameworks. They will leverage PaaS and IaaS cloud offerings to build services that support data management, infrastructure, AI services, and industry interoperability. They should contribute to projects and development efforts using agile methodologies

Sr. Software Engineer - Dynamics CRM (remote)

Remote
4 days ago
+31
As a Lead Software Engineer at Bright Health, you will be in hands-on development role collaborating with our team to help continue building the foundation of Bright Health's ultimate success.  Dynamics CRM software engineers focus on the hands-on creation, feature development, and subsequent maintenance of Bright Health properties using Dynamics CRM. 

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 $143,000 on average.

Senior Software Engineer Salary by gender

The average Senior Software Engineer salary for women is $125,057 and the average Senior Software Engineer salary for men is $135,140.

Senior Software Engineer Salary by Years of Experience

The average salary for a Senior Software Engineer with 7+ years of experience is $137,168.

Average Dev + Engineer salaries in Austin

Job Title Average Salary Salary Range
QA Analyst $67,674
Min: $42K
Max: $103K
Junior Software Engineer $71,754
Min: $60K
Max: $85K
QA Engineer $78,526
Min: $40K
Max: $115K
Software Test Engineer $87,225
Min: $61K
Max: $120K
Front End Developer $97,516
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
Game Developer $105,600
Min: $65K
Max: $141K
Android Developer $107,182
Min: $73K
Max: $125K
Sales Engineer $108,365
Min: $68K
Max: $168K
iOS Developer $108,525
Min: $85K
Max: $150K
DevOps Engineer $111,671
Min: $84K
Max: $141K
Software Engineer $113,320
Min: $71K
Max: $188K
Systems Engineer $113,333
Min: $90K
Max: $135K
Machine Learning Engineer $120,000
Min: $110K
Max: $135K
Site Reliability Engineer $125,000
Min: $105K
Max: $140K
QA Manager $128,680
Min: $110K
Max: $150K
Data Architect $131,944
Min: $98K
Max: $200K
Senior Software Engineer $134,892
Min: $95K
Max: $200K
Security Engineer $139,200
Min: $112K
Max: $180K
Engineering Manager $145,151
Min: $109K
Max: $175K
Hardware Engineer $147,000
Min: $147K
Max: $147K
Database Administrator $148,333
Min: $133K
Max: $163K
Principal Software Engineer $153,057
Min: $120K
Max: $275K
Lead Software Engineer $158,750
Min: $125K
Max: $177K
Director of Software Engineering $171,143
Min: $140K
Max: $228K
Data Engineering Manager $175,000
Min: $175K
Max: $175K
Vice President of Engineering $213,458
Min: $162K
Max: $265K
CTO (Chief Technology Officer) $242,190
Min: $130K
Max: $435K

Skills that affect Senior Software Engineer salaries in Austin

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Javascript
11% have this skill
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SQL
10% have this skill
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Java
7% have this skill
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Front-end
7% have this skill
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Node.js
7% have this skill
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Linux
7% have this skill

Recent Senior Software Engineer salaries in Austin

$135,000
Yearly Salary
A Senior Software Engineer reported a yearly salary of $135,000 with +$5,000 in additional cash compensation
7+ Years of Experience
Male
501-1,000 Employees
Austin
$147,000
Yearly Salary
A Senior Frontend Engineer reported a yearly salary of $147,000 with +$4,500 in additional cash compensation
7+ Years of Experience
Male
201-500 Employees
Austin
$152,000
Yearly Salary
A Senior Software Engineer reported a yearly salary of $152,000 with +$120,000 in additional cash compensation
3-5 Years of Experience
Male
501-1,000 Employees
Austin
$100,000
Yearly Salary
A senior software engineer reported a yearly salary of $100,000 with +$8,000 in additional cash compensation
7+ Years of Experience
Male
501-1,000 Employees
Austin
$142,000
Yearly Salary
A Advisory Software Engineer reported a yearly salary of $142,000 with +$1,000 in additional cash compensation
5-7 Years of Experience
Male
501-1,000 Employees
Austin
$120,000
Yearly Salary
A Senior Software Engineer reported a yearly salary of $120,000
7+ Years of Experience
Male
51-200 Employees
Austin
$112,250
Yearly Salary
A Senior Software Engineer reported a yearly salary of $112,250
7+ Years of Experience
Female
501-1,000 Employees
Austin
$120,000
Yearly Salary
A Senior Software Engineer reported a yearly salary of $120,000
7+ Years of Experience
Male
51-200 Employees
Austin
$134,000
Yearly Salary
A Sr. Software Engineer reported a yearly salary of $134,000 with +$13,400 in additional cash compensation
5-7 Years of Experience
Male
201-500 Employees
Austin
$113,000
Yearly Salary
A Senior Software Engineer reported a yearly salary of $113,000 with +$10,000 in additional cash compensation
1-3 Years of Experience
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501-1,000 Employees
Austin
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