Software Engineer salary in Austin

Average Base Salary in Austin

$112,803
$13,211
Additional Cash Compensation
$126,014
Total Compensation
Median: 110,000
Min: $50K
Max: $205K

How Much Does a Software Engineer Make in Austin?

The average salary for a Software Engineer in Austin is $112,803. The average additional cash compensation for a Software Engineer in Austin is $13,211. The average total compensation for a Software Engineer in Austin is $126,014. 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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Software Engineer jobs in Austin

Software Engineer

Austin
1 week ago
What We’re All About: Q2 is proud of delivering our mobile banking platform and solutions to global customers which include broad financial institutions, banks (large and small), community banks and Fintechs. At Q2, our mission is simple: Build strong, diverse communities by strengthening their financial institutions. We accomplish that by investing in the communities of both our customers and employees to make a difference. What Makes Q2 Special? B

Software Engineer

Austin
2 weeks ago
Details Department: Clinical Experiences Products Schedule: 8-hour day shift, Monday-Friday Location: Remote BenefitsPaid time off (PTO)Various health insurance options & wellness plansRetirement benefits including employer match plansLong-term & short-term disabilityEmployee assistance programs (EAP)Parental leave & adoption assistanceTuition reimbursementWays to give back to your community*Please note, benefits and benefits eligibility can vary by

Senior Software Engineer, Cryptoassets

Austin
1 day ago
Cumberland- a DRW Company is the cryptoasset arm of DRW, established in 2014 after early interest in cryptoassets and their underlying technology. Today, Cumberland is a global leader in cryptoassets, uniquely positioned between the traditional financial markets and the cryptoasset ecosystem. From our offices in Chicago, London and Singapore, we provide 24/7 access to a wide array of cryptoassets while helping the crypto ecosystem grow and evolve

Lead Software Engineer - Remote

Austin
2 days ago
LD SOFTWARE ENGINEER WHAT IS THE OPPORTUNITY? Perform software development, refine requirements, write, test, debug, maintain, and release test software that instructs a computer to accomplish certain tasks, such as saving information, performing calculations. The Software Engineer may also be responsible for managing software development infrastructure and providing the appropriate level of functional and non-functional documentation to meeting

Senior Software Engineer (Workday)

Austin
1 week ago
Whole Foods Market is the world’s leading retailer of natural and organic foods with more than 500 stores in the U.S.A, Canada, and the United Kingdom. We continue to push the boundaries to re-invent the grocery experience improving our ability to Nourish People and the Planet. Join a very tenured inspiring "Work Family" (avg tenure 6+yrs) who leads, innovates, and maintains our Workday HCM and Financial applications that enrich the lives of our

Software Engineer - Utilization Management

Austin
1 week ago
Iodine is an enterprise AI company that is championing a radical rethink of how to create value for healthcare professionals, leaders, and their organizations: automating complex clinical tasks, generating insights and empowering intelligent care. Powered by the largest set of clinical data and use cases available, our groundbreaking clinical machine-learning engine, Cognitive ML, constantly ingests the patient record to generate real-time

Principal Software Engineer

Austin
1 week ago
Iodine is an enterprise AI company that is championing a radical rethink of how to create value for healthcare professionals, leaders, and their organizations: automating complex clinical tasks, generating insights and empowering intelligent care. Powered by the largest set of clinical data and use cases available, our groundbreaking clinical machine-learning engine, Cognitive ML, constantly ingests the patient record to generate real-time

Java Senior Software Engineer

Austin
1 week ago
THIS IS A REMOTE POSITIONSailPoint 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.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

Staff Software Engineer

Austin
1 week ago
API masters are what we need! We know that there is one out there that loves to find new ways to connect everything and everyone, who has an itch for leadership, and gets excited about a start-up culture that’s changing the status quo. Leading a team that’s building a platform that will reinvent supply chain processes for our customers and have grit to always raise the bar … that’s the DNA of this role.   Database and DevOps skills will be used

Senior Software Engineer

Austin
1 week ago
Passionate API developers are what we need! You might be the one we are looking for that loves to find ways to connect everything and everyone, who has an itch for leadership, and gets excited about a start-up culture that’s changing the status quo. Leading a team that’s building a platform that will reinvent supply chain processes for our customers and have grit to always raise the bar … that’s the DNA of this role.   Your role will influence many

Senior Software Engineer- C#/C++

Austin
1 week ago
Job Posting TitleSenior Software Engineer- C#/C++SummaryThe Senior Software Engineer, Test Automation is a leader in our Gaming Platform Development organization charged with the planning, design, simulation, development, and automation of testing of new and existing / enhanced platform software. In this role, your expertise in software engineering will be used to research, design, simulate and develop complex automated tests supporting the

Frontend - Sr. Software Engineer

Austin
2 weeks ago
Details Department: SWE Consumer STLS Schedule: Full Time Monday - Friday 8-5pm CT Location: Remote BenefitsPaid time off (PTO)Various health insurance options & wellness plansRetirement benefits including employer match plansLong-term & short-term disabilityEmployee assistance programs (EAP)Parental leave & adoption assistanceTuition reimbursementWays to give back to your community*Please note, benefits and benefits eligibility can vary by position

Software Engineer Salary ranges

The most common Software Engineer salary in Austin is between $120k - $130k.

Average Software Engineer Salary by Company Size

People with the job title Software Engineer make the most at companies with 51-200 employees, earning $114,943 on average.

Software Engineer Salary by gender

The average Software Engineer salary for women is $113,763 and the average Software Engineer salary for men is $111,011.

Software Engineer Salary by Years of Experience

The average salary for a Software Engineer with 7+ years of experience is $131,402. The average salary for <1 year of experience is $97,400.

Average Dev + Engineer salaries in Austin

Job TitleAverage SalarySalary Range
Junior Software Engineer$78,579
Min: $40K
Max: $145K
QA Engineer$82,065
Min: $52K
Max: $145K
QA Analyst$82,643
Min: $45K
Max: $165K
Front End Developer$105,697
Min: $65K
Max: $165K
Salesforce Developer$107,656
Min: $80K
Max: $151K
Data Engineer$110,460
Min: $65K
Max: $160K
Sales Engineer$110,825
Min: $68K
Max: $184K
Game Developer$112,167
Min: $65K
Max: $145K
Software Engineer$112,803
Min: $50K
Max: $205K
DevOps Engineer$113,824
Min: $80K
Max: $150K
Software Test Engineer$114,350
Min: $65K
Max: $155K
iOS Developer$116,281
Min: $85K
Max: $170K
Systems Engineer$118,746
Min: $89K
Max: $152K
Hardware Engineer$119,400
Min: $100K
Max: $147K
Security Engineer$126,133
Min: $61K
Max: $180K
QA Manager$126,164
Min: $95K
Max: $160K
Automation Engineer$133,750
Min: $100K
Max: $173K
Android Developer$134,400
Min: $105K
Max: $185K
Site Reliability Engineer$137,533
Min: $100K
Max: $180K
Database Administrator$137,538
Min: $90K
Max: $163K
Senior Software Engineer$140,621
Min: $80K
Max: $212K
Machine Learning Engineer$146,100
Min: $110K
Max: $210K
Data Architect$157,800
Min: $100K
Max: $205K
Engineering Manager$160,888
Min: $109K
Max: $225K
Lead Software Engineer$162,213
Min: $112K
Max: $200K
Principal Software Engineer$164,494
Min: $127K
Max: $239K
Director of Software Engineering$182,304
Min: $130K
Max: $240K
Data Engineering Manager$188,750
Min: $170K
Max: $235K
Vice President of Engineering$204,679
Min: $145K
Max: $300K
CTO (Chief Technology Officer)$210,368
Min: $135K
Max: $320K

Skills that affect Software Engineer salaries in Austin

1
Javascript
11% have this skill
2
SQL
10% have this skill
3
Python
8% have this skill
4
Java
8% have this skill
5
Front-end
8% have this skill
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Node.js
7% have this skill

Recent Software Engineer salaries in Austin

$113,800
Yearly Salary
A Software Engineer reported a yearly salary of $113,800 with +$15,000 in additional cash compensation
7+ Years of Experience
Male
1,000+ Employees
Austin
$130,000
Yearly Salary
A Software Developer III reported a yearly salary of $130,000 with +$10,000 in additional cash compensation
5-7 Years of Experience
Male
1,000+ Employees
Austin
1-5 Reports
$123,500
Yearly Salary
A Software Engineer reported a yearly salary of $123,500 with +$500 in additional cash compensation
7+ Years of Experience
Male
1,000+ Employees
Austin
$112,000
Yearly Salary
A Software Engineer reported a yearly salary of $112,000 with +$17,000 in additional cash compensation
1-3 Years of Experience
Male
201-500 Employees
Austin
$103,000
Yearly Salary
A Software Engineer reported a yearly salary of $103,000 with +$10,000 in additional cash compensation
1-3 Years of Experience
Female
1,000+ Employees
Austin
$100,000
Yearly Salary
A Software Engineer reported a yearly salary of $100,000 with +$10,000 in additional cash compensation
3-5 Years of Experience
Male
201-500 Employees
Austin
1-5 Reports
$121,000
Yearly Salary
A Software Development Engineer reported a yearly salary of $121,000 with +$25,000 in additional cash compensation
1-3 Years of Experience
Male
1,000+ Employees
Austin
$128,000
Yearly Salary
A Software Engineer 2 reported a yearly salary of $128,000 with +$82,000 in additional cash compensation
3-5 Years of Experience
Male
1,000+ Employees
Austin
$100,000
Yearly Salary
A Software Engineer reported a yearly salary of $100,000 with +$20,000 in additional cash compensation
5-7 Years of Experience
Female
1,000+ Employees
Austin
$109,000
Yearly Salary
A Software Engineer reported a yearly salary of $109,000
5-7 Years of Experience
Male
201-500 Employees
Austin
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