2019 Software Engineer Salary Austin (Updated Daily) | Built In Austin
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Account Executive
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Art Director
Automation Engineer
Brand Manager
Budget Analyst
Business Analyst
Business Development Manager
Business Development Representative
Business Intelligence Analyst
Business Intelligence Developer
Business Intelligence Manager
CCO (Chief Creative Officer)
CFO (Chief Financial Officer)
CIO (Chief Information Officer)
Client Success Manager
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Community Manager
Content Manager
Content Marketing Manager
Content Strategist
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COO (Chief Operating Officer)
Copywriter
CPO (Chief Product Officer)
Creative Director
CRO (Chief Revenue Officer)
CTO (Chief Technology Officer)
Customer Support Manager
Customer Support Rep
Data Analyst
Data Architect
Data Engineer
Data Scientist
Design Director
Desktop Support
DevOps Engineer
Digital Marketing Manager
Director of Analytics
Director of Customer Success
Director of Marketing
Director of Operations
Director of Product Management
Director of Software Engineering
Editor
Email Marketing Manager
Engineering Manager
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Finance Director
Financial Analyst
Front End Developer
HR Coordinator
HR Director
HR Manager
HR Specialist
Implementation Manager
Implementation Specialist
Inside Sales Manager
Inside Sales Representative
iOS Developer
Marketing Associate
Marketing Coordinator
Marketing Manager
Marketing Operations Manager
Office Manager
Operations Associate
Operations Manager
Principal Software Engineer
Product Analyst
Product Designer
Product Manager
Product Marketing Manager
Product Owner
Project Coordinator
Project Manager
Public Relations Manager
Public Relations Specialist
QA Analyst
QA Engineer
QA Manager
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SEO Manager
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Technical Recruiter
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Austin
Austin

Software Engineer salary in Austin

Average Base Salary in Austin

$115,626
$12,156
Additional Cash Compensation
$127,782
Total Compensation
Median: $116K
Min: $71K
Max: $188K

How Much Does a Software Engineer Make in Austin?

The average salary for a Software Engineer in Austin is $115,626. The average additional cash compensation for a Software Engineer in Austin is $12,156. The average total compensation for a Software Engineer in Austin is $127,782. Software Engineer salaries are based on responses gathered by Built In Austin from anonymous Software Engineer employees in Austin.

Austin by the numbers

2,279
Total number of Tech companies in Austin
81,519
Total number of tech users on Built In Austin
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Software Engineer jobs in Austin
121

Sr Software Engineer

Austin
14 hours ago
+37
ClearDATA is hiring a Sr Software Engineer to join our team of front-end engineers to assist in the build out of the ClearDATA Dash ecosystem. ClearDATA is a fast growing late stage startup headquartered in downtown Austin, TX with offices in San Francisco and Scottsdale. We are an Agile shop with team members in multiple locations - you should be comfortable in this environment, or willing to learn and participate in it. We are pushing all our systems to full CI/CD and API driven implementations with a focus on microservices and heavy use of AWS native tools. You should thrive on managing your code through the systems administration, orchestration and automation platforms because here, we don’t just code software, we deliver a set of live services to our customers.

Staff Software Engineer (Backend)

Austin
3 days 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 (Frontend)

Austin
6 days 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.

Principal Software Engineer (Frontend)

Austin
6 days 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.

Senior Salesforce Software Engineer

Austin
6 days ago
+20
As a Senior Salesforce Software Engineer at Procore, you’ll join our IT/Business Systems team managing the architecture, development, administration, and maintenance of Salesforce.com and the systems that are integrated with it. This is a tremendous opportunity to build solutions that support the backbone operations of our business.

Principal Software Engineer (iOS)

Austin
1 week ago
+20
As a Principal iOS 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 week 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.

Staff Software Engineer (iOS)

Austin
1 week ago
+20
As a Staff iOS 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 in Test

Austin
1 week ago
+30
Work on our Java based test harnesses and frameworks by fixing bugs and implementing new features. Create automated tests for our products using the very same test harnesses and frameworks. Work with Jenkins to ensure that our automated tests are running smoothly. Analyze existing automated tests and their results and determine if there is a product bug or test bug.

Principal Software Engineer (Backend)

Austin
1 week ago
+20
As a Principal 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.

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 (iOS)

Austin
1 week ago
+20
We’re looking for a Senior iOS 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 develop new features and refactor legacy code for our Quality and Safety tools. These tools drive the behavioral change necessary for a higher quality build in a safer environment through streamlining processes, tracking performance, and identifying trends. This ability to understanding the 'why' behind data, enables teams to make data-driven decisions leading to a reduction in rework and injuries while driving continuous improvement across their quality and safety program.

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 201-500 employees, earning $117,400 on average.

Software Engineer Salary by gender

The average Software Engineer salary for women is $101,800 and the average Software Engineer salary for men is $111,889.

Software Engineer Salary by Years of Experience

The average salary for a Software Engineer with 7+ years of experience is $124,375. The average salary for <1 year of experience is $65,000.

Average Dev + Engineer salaries in Austin

Job Title Average Salary Salary Range
QA Analyst $64,364
Min: $42K
Max: $103K
QA Engineer $78,515
Min: $40K
Max: $115K
Front End Developer $82,759
Min: $57K
Max: $120K
Software Test Engineer $86,917
Min: $61K
Max: $120K
Salesforce Developer $102,385
Min: $70K
Max: $125K
Android Developer $103,125
Min: $73K
Max: $125K
Data Engineer $103,270
Min: $55K
Max: $135K
Sales Engineer $103,925
Min: $68K
Max: $152K
Automation Engineer $104,700
Min: $79K
Max: $130K
iOS Developer $108,594
Min: $85K
Max: $122K
DevOps Engineer $112,514
Min: $84K
Max: $141K
Software Engineer $115,626
Min: $71K
Max: $188K
Security Engineer $116,913
Min: $81K
Max: $170K
Data Architect $129,688
Min: $98K
Max: $153K
QA Manager $131,600
Min: $110K
Max: $150K
Senior Software Engineer $132,005
Min: $64K
Max: $185K
Engineering Manager $142,843
Min: $120K
Max: $164K
Principal Software Engineer $151,926
Min: $120K
Max: $275K
Director of Software Engineering $166,000
Min: $140K
Max: $205K
Vice President of Engineering $212,667
Min: $164K
Max: $250K
CTO (Chief Technology Officer) $254,643
Min: $130K
Max: $435K

Austin Companies with the Highest Dev + Engineer Salaries

+9
Artificial Intelligence, Real Estate
Automotive, Marketing Tech
+13
Enterprise Web, Productivity
+63
Artificial Intelligence, Cloud

Skills that affect Software Engineer salaries in Austin

1
Javascript
10% have this skill
2
Java
8% have this skill
3
Front-end
8% have this skill
4
Amazon Web Services
7% have this skill
5
Node.js
6% have this skill
6
SQL
6% have this skill

Recent Software Engineer salaries in Austin

$108,000
Yearly Salary
A Software Engineer reported a yearly salary of $108,000 with +$12,000 in additional cash compensation
1-3 Years of Experience
Male
500+ Employees
Austin
$110,000
Yearly Salary
A Software Engineer reported a yearly salary of $110,000 with +$3,300 in additional cash compensation
3-5 Years of Experience
Male
201-500 Employees
Austin
$83,337
Yearly Salary
A Software Engineer reported a yearly salary of $83,337 with +$8,333 in additional cash compensation
1-3 Years of Experience
Male
500+ 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
500+ Employees
Austin
$110,000
Yearly Salary
A Software Engineer reported a yearly salary of $110,000
3-5 Years of Experience
Male
201-500 Employees
Austin
$95,000
Yearly Salary
A Software Engineer reported a yearly salary of $95,000
3-5 Years of Experience
Male
500+ Employees
Austin
$115,000
Yearly Salary
A Software Engineer reported a yearly salary of $115,000
7+ Years of Experience
Female
51-200 Employees
Austin
$100,000
Yearly Salary
A Full Stack .NET Developer reported a yearly salary of $100,000
3-5 Years of Experience
Male
201-500 Employees
Austin
$100,000
Yearly Salary
A Software Engineer reported a yearly salary of $100,000
5-7 Years of Experience
Male
51-200 Employees
Austin
$147,000
Yearly Salary
A Software Engineer reported a yearly salary of $147,000 with +$14,700 in additional cash compensation
5-7 Years of Experience
Male
500+ Employees
Austin
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