Software Engineer salary in Austin

Average Base Salary in Austin

$111,691
$13,516
Additional Cash Compensation
$125,207
Total Compensation
Median: $112K
Min: $70K
Max: $188K

How Much Does a Software Engineer Make in Austin?

The average salary for a Software Engineer in Austin is $111,691. The average additional cash compensation for a Software Engineer in Austin is $13,516. The average total compensation for a Software Engineer in Austin is $125,207. Software Engineer salaries are based on responses gathered by Built In from anonymous Software Engineer employees in Austin.

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Total number of Tech companies in Austin
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DevOps Engineer
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Director of Analytics
Director of Customer Success
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Email Marketing Manager
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HR Coordinator
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Inside Sales Manager
Inside Sales Representative
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Machine Learning Engineer
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Marketing Coordinator
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Marketing Operations Manager
Office Manager
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Software Engineer jobs in Austin

Software Engineer

Austin
1 week ago
+34
DESCRIPTION EPAM is a leading global provider of digital platform engineering and development services. We are committed to having a positive impact on our customers, our employees, and our communities. We embrace a dynamic and inclusive culture. Here you will collaborate with multi-national teams, contribute to a myriad of innovative projects that deliver the most creative and cutting-edge solutions, and have an opportunity to continuously learn

Senior Software Engineer (JavaScript)

Austin
1 day ago
+34
EPAM is committed to providing our global team of more than 41,150 EPAMers with inspiring careers from day one. EPAMers think creatively and lead with passion and honesty. Our people are the source of our success. We value collaboration, work in partnership with our customers, and strive for the highest standards of excellence. In today’s market conditions, we’re supporting operations for hundreds of clients around the world remotely. No matter where you are located, you’ll join a dedicated, diverse community that will help you discover your fullest potential.

Software Engineer (DevOps)

Austin
2 days ago
+34
DESCRIPTION EPAM is a leading global provider of digital platform engineering and development services. We are committed to having a positive impact on our customers, our employees, and our communities. We embrace a dynamic and inclusive culture. Here you will collaborate with multi-national teams, contribute to a myriad of innovative projects that deliver the most creative and cutting-edge solutions, and have an opportunity to continuously learn

Lead Software Engineer

Austin
2 days ago
+34
DESCRIPTION EPAM is a leading global provider of digital platform engineering and development services. We are committed to having a positive impact on our customers, our employees, and our communities. We embrace a dynamic and inclusive culture. Here you will collaborate with multi-national teams, contribute to a myriad of innovative projects that deliver the most creative and cutting-edge solutions, and have an opportunity to continuously learn

Senior Software Engineer

Austin
2 days ago
+34
DESCRIPTION EPAM is committed to providing our global team of more than 41,150 EPAMers with inspiring careers from day one. EPAMers think creatively and lead with passion and honesty. Our people are the source of our success. We value collaboration, work in partnership with our customers, and strive for the highest standards of excellence. In today’s market conditions, we’re supporting operations for hundreds of clients around the world remotely.

Senior Software Engineer

Austin
2 days ago
+34
DESCRIPTION EPAM is committed to providing our global team of more than 41,150 EPAMers with inspiring careers from day one. EPAMers think creatively and lead with passion and honesty. Our people are the source of our success. We value collaboration, work in partnership with our customers, and strive for the highest standards of excellence. In today’s market conditions, we’re supporting operations for hundreds of clients around the world remotely.

Lead Software Engineer (Big Data)

Austin
2 days ago
+34
DESCRIPTION EPAM is committed to providing our global team of more than 41,150 EPAMers with inspiring careers from day one. EPAMers think creatively and lead with passion and honesty. Our people are the source of our success. We value collaboration, work in partnership with our customers, and strive for the highest standards of excellence. In today’s market conditions, we’re supporting operations for hundreds of clients around the world remotely.

Software Engineer

Austin
3 weeks ago
+44
Back to Career Site Our Mission is to Make Healthcare Right. Together. Built upon the belief that by connecting and aligning the best local resources in healthcare delivery with the financing of care, we can deliver a superior consumer experience, lower costs, and optimized clinical outcomes. What drives our mission? The company values we live and breathe every day. We keep it simple: Be Brave. Be Brilliant. Be Accountable. Be Inclusive. Be

Principal Software Engineer (Growth)

Austin
14 hours ago
+52
Job Description What if you could use your technology skills to develop a product that impacts the way communities’ hospitals, homes, sports stadiums, and schools across the world are built? Construction impacts the lives of nearly everyone in the world, and yet it’s also one of the world’s least digitized industries, not to mention one of the most dangerous. That’s why we’re looking for a talented Principal Software Engineer to join Procore’s

Software Engineer - Full Stack

Austin
19 hours ago
+32
Acrisure Technology Group (ATG) is a fast paced, AI-driven team building innovative software to disrupt the $6T+ insurance industry.  Our mission is to help the world share its risk more intelligently to power a more vibrant economy. To do this, we are transforming insurance distribution and underwriting into a science.  At the core of our operating model is our technology: we’re building the premier AI Factory in the world for risk and applying

Software Engineer - Dynamics CRM

Austin
19 hours ago
+44
Back to Career Site Our Mission is to Make Healthcare Right. Together. Built upon the belief that by connecting and aligning the best local resources in healthcare delivery with the financing of care, we can deliver a superior consumer experience, lower costs, and optimized clinical outcomes. What drives our mission? The company values we live and breathe every day. We keep it simple: Be Brave. Be Brilliant. Be Accountable. Be Inclusive. Be

Director, Software Engineering

Austin
1 day ago
+26
Babylon Clinical Engineering exists to use technology to create the very best, most efficient experiences for our members, clinicians and clinical staff globally. Babylon builds its own clinical platform which supports our members and everyone involved in providing them care. Our goal is to make our clinical teams’ lives as efficient and productive as possible, meaning we can deliver better healthcare to more members when they need it. You will

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 501-1,000 employees, earning $115,432 on average.

Software Engineer Salary by gender

The average Software Engineer salary for women is $106,404 and the average Software Engineer salary for men is $109,083.

Software Engineer Salary by Years of Experience

The average salary for a Software Engineer with 7+ years of experience is $126,065. The average salary for <1 year of experience is $99,429.

Average Dev + Engineer salaries in Austin

Job Title Average Salary Salary Range
QA Analyst $72,991
Min: $42K
Max: $165K
Junior Software Engineer $73,317
Min: $55K
Max: $110K
QA Engineer $76,128
Min: $40K
Max: $115K
Software Test Engineer $89,816
Min: $65K
Max: $130K
Salesforce Developer $98,929
Min: $70K
Max: $125K
Front End Developer $102,059
Min: $65K
Max: $153K
Data Engineer $104,020
Min: $55K
Max: $150K
Automation Engineer $105,500
Min: $79K
Max: $130K
Game Developer $105,600
Min: $65K
Max: $141K
Sales Engineer $110,246
Min: $68K
Max: $168K
iOS Developer $110,283
Min: $85K
Max: $150K
DevOps Engineer $111,488
Min: $84K
Max: $140K
Software Engineer $111,691
Min: $70K
Max: $188K
Android Developer $112,267
Min: $73K
Max: $140K
Systems Engineer $121,721
Min: $90K
Max: $152K
Hardware Engineer $126,750
Min: $100K
Max: $147K
QA Manager $127,365
Min: $95K
Max: $150K
Security Engineer $131,482
Min: $61K
Max: $180K
Senior Software Engineer $134,163
Min: $95K
Max: $200K
Site Reliability Engineer $134,750
Min: $100K
Max: $170K
Data Architect $135,500
Min: $98K
Max: $200K
Machine Learning Engineer $141,000
Min: $110K
Max: $210K
Database Administrator $148,333
Min: $133K
Max: $163K
Engineering Manager $150,238
Min: $109K
Max: $220K
Lead Software Engineer $150,444
Min: $112K
Max: $200K
Principal Software Engineer $158,535
Min: $120K
Max: $275K
Director of Software Engineering $172,295
Min: $130K
Max: $240K
Data Engineering Manager $195,000
Min: $175K
Max: $235K
Vice President of Engineering $211,581
Min: $145K
Max: $265K
CTO (Chief Technology Officer) $243,000
Min: $130K
Max: $435K

Skills that affect Software Engineer salaries in Austin

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Javascript
14% have this skill
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SQL
11% have this skill
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Java
10% have this skill
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Front-end
10% have this skill
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Python
8% have this skill
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Node.js
8% have this skill

Recent Software Engineer salaries in Austin

$125,000
Yearly Salary
A Software Engineer reported a yearly salary of $125,000 with +$12,500 in additional cash compensation
1-3 Years of Experience
Male
51-200 Employees
Austin
$88,971
Yearly Salary
A Software Engineer reported a yearly salary of $88,971 with +$8,897 in additional cash compensation
5-7 Years of Experience
Male
1,000+ Employees
Austin
$88,000
Yearly Salary
A Software Engineer reported a yearly salary of $88,000 with +$16,733 in additional cash compensation
< 1 Year of Experience
Male
1,000+ Employees
Austin
$120,000
Yearly Salary
A Robotics Software Engineer reported a yearly salary of $120,000 with +$12,000 in additional cash compensation
3-5 Years of Experience
Prefer not to say
51-200 Employees
Austin
$110,000
Yearly Salary
A Software Engineer reported a yearly salary of $110,000 with +$10,000 in additional cash compensation
1-3 Years of Experience
Male
51-200 Employees
Austin
$93,000
Yearly Salary
A Software Engineer I reported a yearly salary of $93,000 with +$9,300 in additional cash compensation
< 1 Year of Experience
Male
501-1,000 Employees
Austin
$95,000
Yearly Salary
A Software Engineer reported a yearly salary of $95,000 with +$10,000 in additional cash compensation
1-3 Years of Experience
Male
201-500 Employees
Austin
$122,000
Yearly Salary
A Software Engineer reported a yearly salary of $122,000 with +$8,000 in additional cash compensation
5-7 Years of Experience
Male
51-200 Employees
Austin
$79,400
Yearly Salary
A Mobile App Developer reported a yearly salary of $79,400
1-3 Years of Experience
Male
201-500 Employees
Austin
$132,000
Yearly Salary
A Software Engineer reported a yearly salary of $132,000
3-5 Years of Experience
Male
501-1,000 Employees
Austin
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