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Software Engineer salary in Austin

Average Base Salary in Austin

$110,624
$12,286
Additional Cash Compensation
$122,910
Total Compensation
Median: $111K
Min: $71K
Max: $188K

How Much Does a Software Engineer Make in Austin?

The average salary for a Software Engineer in Austin is $110,624. The average additional cash compensation for a Software Engineer in Austin is $12,286. The average total compensation for a Software Engineer in Austin is $122,910. Software Engineer salaries are based on responses gathered by Built In Austin from anonymous Software Engineer employees in Austin.

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Software Engineer jobs in Austin

Software Engineer

Austin
1 month ago
+17
Our client base is constantly growing and we’re looking for great software engineers to make our team better. As a software engineer, you’ll have an opportunity to work on our Clinical Documentation Integrity platform. You’ll be challenged often and will find yourself working on all areas of the application domain across the full app delivery stack.  While this is a hands-on role where coding is a large part of the job, equally important is the ability to lead a team to convert product vision to software design/implementation. We embrace the “you run what you write” principle so you’ll also have a chance to operate our production infrastructure. Finally, this is an opportunity to work with a group of other passionate software professionals in an engineering-led culture to make healthcare better.

Software Engineer

Austin
4 months ago
+17
Our client base is constantly growing and we’re looking for great software engineers to make our team better. As a software engineer, you’ll have an opportunity to work on our Clinical Documentation Integrity platform. You’ll be challenged often and will find yourself working on all areas of the application domain across the full app delivery stack.  While this is a hands-on role where coding is a large part of the job, equally important is the ability to lead a team to convert product vision to software design/implementation. We embrace the “you run what you write” principle so you’ll also have a chance to operate our production infrastructure. Finally, this is an opportunity to work with a group of other passionate software professionals in an engineering-led culture to make healthcare better.

Software Engineer II

Austin
18 hours ago
+35
The Evernote Growth Team has the mission to delight and help our customers engage with our best-in-class note taking app. In this highly versatile role, your day-to-day work will directly impact large areas of the product and challenge your technical expertise as you develop across our front-end Web clients, back-end micro-services, and messaging tools. Our mission spans across improving user experience – from initial awareness and onboarding, to day-to-day usage and support by conducting experiments and using insights from data to drive our decisions.

Senior Software Engineer

Austin
1 day 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!

Software Engineer - Kubernetes Platform

Austin
1 day ago
+42
Research and implement solutions to help developers use Kubernetes. Help product teams use Kubernetes and shape best practices. Build traffic routing, service discovery, secrets, and access control solutions. Ensure platform security, and guide security best practices. Contribute back to the open source community. Leave code better than we found it.

Software Engineer - Network Systems

Austin
1 day ago
+42
As an engineer on the Magic Transit team, you will use your deep knowledge of Linux networking internals to design and implement distributed network functions, such as firewalls, NATs, load balancers, and QoS. You will build software systems to provide control and visibility, from user-facing APIs to distributed control systems that deploy network functions across thousands of servers. You will build internal monitoring, alerting, and management tooling to enable our operations and customer support teams to keep our global systems running at peak performance for our customers.

Software Engineer - Distributed Systems

Austin
1 day ago
+42
A TLS/HTTP proxy to make the connection from eyeball to edge as fast and secure as possible. Filtering malicious traffic and handling good traffic according to customer configuration. Content optimization that takes content served from customer sites and makes it more performant. A platform that runs “serverless” Workers and provides a key value store. A reverse-proxy system that caches customer website content according to customer configuration. Optimization of connections from Cloudflare to our customers' origin servers to reduce their load and increase performance. Our Authoritative DNS server and our public resolver 1.1.1.1.

Software Engineer - DNS

Austin
1 day ago
+42
In this role, you will be part of a small elite team that builds and maintains one of the core Cloudflare systems. You will maintain and expand our DNS infrastructure and implement features for our customers. We like to think outside the box and come up with novel approaches. The team is split between London and San Francisco offices.

Staff Software Engineer (Frontend)

Austin
1 day ago
+20
As a Staff Frontend Engineer at Procore, you’re given the unique opportunity to partner intimately with our customer base, translating their fundamental needs into technological SaaS solutions. Backed by the might of our teams, we’ll provide you with the tools and resources needed to achieve extraordinary results that render a significant impact extending beyond the boundaries of traditional engineering roles.

Staff Software Engineer (Backend)

Austin
1 day ago
+20
As a Staff Backend Engineer at Procore, you’re given the unique opportunity to partner intimately with our customer base, translating their fundamental needs into technological SaaS solutions. Backed by the might of our teams, we’ll provide you with the tools and resources needed to achieve extraordinary results that render a significant impact extending beyond the boundaries of traditional engineering roles.

Staff Software Engineer (Android)

Austin
1 day ago
+20
Develop Android features using the latest technologies. Establish standards for development teams and lead initiatives in collaboration with Product, Quality Assurance, User Experience, and other internal groups. Use a customer-centric approach to lead architectural design decisions that improve scalability and performance. Develop fellow teammates by conducting code reviews, providing mentorship, pairing, and training opportunities.

Principal Software Engineer (Frontend)

Austin
1 day ago
+20
As a Principal Frontend Engineer at Procore, you’re given the unique opportunity to partner intimately with our customer base, translating their fundamental needs into technological SaaS solutions. Backed by the might of our teams, we’ll provide you with the tools and resources needed to achieve extraordinary results that render a significant impact extending beyond the boundaries of traditional engineering roles.

Software Engineer Salary ranges

The most common Software Engineer salary in Austin is between $110k - $120k.

Average Software Engineer Salary by Company Size

People with the job title Software Engineer make the most at companies with 500+ employees, earning $113,294 on average.

Software Engineer Salary by gender

The average Software Engineer salary for women is $103,818 and the average Software Engineer salary for men is $105,823.

Software Engineer Salary by Years of Experience

The average salary for a Software Engineer with 7+ years of experience is $119,481. The average salary for <1 year of experience is $91,167.

Average Dev + Engineer salaries in Austin

Job Title Average Salary Salary Range
QA Analyst $66,550
Min: $42K
Max: $103K
Junior Software Engineer $75,000
Min: $65K
Max: $85K
QA Engineer $78,176
Min: $40K
Max: $115K
Software Test Engineer $86,417
Min: $61K
Max: $120K
Front End Developer $92,771
Min: $65K
Max: $153K
Data Engineer $101,358
Min: $55K
Max: $135K
Salesforce Developer $102,385
Min: $70K
Max: $125K
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 $108,594
Min: $85K
Max: $122K
DevOps Engineer $110,467
Min: $84K
Max: $141K
Software Engineer $110,624
Min: $71K
Max: $188K
Systems Engineer $112,500
Min: $90K
Max: $135K
Machine Learning Engineer $125,000
Min: $115K
Max: $135K
Data Architect $129,688
Min: $98K
Max: $153K
QA Manager $131,600
Min: $110K
Max: $150K
Senior Software Engineer $133,027
Min: $64K
Max: $200K
Security Engineer $139,200
Min: $112K
Max: $180K
Site Reliability Engineer $140,000
Min: $140K
Max: $140K
Engineering Manager $142,959
Min: $120K
Max: $164K
Hardware Engineer $147,000
Min: $147K
Max: $147K
Database Administrator $148,750
Min: $142K
Max: $163K
Principal Software Engineer $153,050
Min: $120K
Max: $275K
Lead Software Engineer $166,000
Min: $166K
Max: $166K
Director of Software Engineering $169,906
Min: $140K
Max: $228K
Data Engineering Manager $175,000
Min: $175K
Max: $175K
Vice President of Engineering $221,824
Min: $164K
Max: $265K
CTO (Chief Technology Officer) $242,300
Min: $130K
Max: $435K

Skills that affect Software Engineer salaries in Austin

1
Javascript
13% have this skill
2
Java
11% have this skill
3
Front-end
11% have this skill
4
SQL
8% have this skill
5
Amazon Web Services
8% have this skill
6
Node.js
8% have this skill

Recent Software Engineer salaries in Austin

$90,000
Yearly Salary
A Software Engineer reported a yearly salary of $90,000 with +$10,000 in additional cash compensation
1-3 Years of Experience
Male
500+ Employees
Austin
$80,000
Yearly Salary
A Software Engineer reported a yearly salary of $80,000
< 1 Year of Experience
Prefer not to say
201-500 Employees
Austin
$120,000
Yearly Salary
A Software Engineer reported a yearly salary of $120,000 with +$10,000 in additional cash compensation
3-5 Years of Experience
Male
51-200 Employees
Austin
$98,000
Yearly Salary
A Software Engineer reported a yearly salary of $98,000 with +$8,000 in additional cash compensation
1-3 Years of Experience
Female
201-500 Employees
Austin
$82,000
Yearly Salary
A Software Engineer reported a yearly salary of $82,000 with +$5,000 in additional cash compensation
1-3 Years of Experience
Male
500+ Employees
Austin
$112,000
Yearly Salary
A Software Development Engineer reported a yearly salary of $112,000 with +$40,000 in additional cash compensation
< 1 Year of Experience
Male
500+ Employees
Austin
$130,000
Yearly Salary
A Software Engineer reported a yearly salary of $130,000
3-5 Years of Experience
Prefer not to say
51-200 Employees
Austin
$140,000
Yearly Salary
A Sr. Software Engineer reported a yearly salary of $140,000
5-7 Years of Experience
Prefer not to say
500+ Employees
Austin
$136,700
Yearly Salary
A Software Engineer reported a yearly salary of $136,700
7+ Years of Experience
Prefer not to say
500+ Employees
Austin
$90,000
Yearly Salary
A Software Engineer reported a yearly salary of $90,000 with +$9,000 in additional cash compensation
< 1 Year of Experience
Prefer not to say
11-50 Employees
Austin
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