Software Engineer salary in Austin

Average Base Salary in Austin

$112,048
$13,818
Additional Cash Compensation
$125,866
Total Compensation
Median: $112K
Min: $65K
Max: $188K

How Much Does a Software Engineer Make in Austin?

The average salary for a Software Engineer in Austin is $112,048. The average additional cash compensation for a Software Engineer in Austin is $13,818. The average total compensation for a Software Engineer in Austin is $125,866. Software Engineer salaries are based on responses gathered by Built In from anonymous Software Engineer employees in Austin.

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Art Director
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Automation Engineer
Brand Manager
Budget Analyst
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Business Development Manager
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Business Intelligence Analyst
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CCO (Chief Creative Officer)
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COO (Chief Operating Officer)
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Creative Director
CRO (Chief Revenue Officer)
CTO (Chief Technology Officer)
Customer Support Manager
Customer Support Rep
Data Analyst
Data Architect
Data Engineer
Data Engineering Manager
Data Scientist
Database Administrator
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 Product Marketing
Director of Product Marketing
Director of Software Engineering
Editor
Email Marketing Manager
Engineering Manager
Event Planner
Finance Director
Financial Analyst
Front End Developer
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HR Coordinator
HR Director
HR Manager
HR Specialist
Implementation Manager
Implementation Specialist
Inside Sales Manager
Inside Sales Representative
iOS Developer
Junior Business Analyst
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Junior Data Scientist
Junior Software Engineer
Lead Software Engineer
Machine Learning Engineer
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
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Senior Marketing Manager
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Senior Recruiter
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Senior Technical Writer
Senior UI Designer
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SEO Manager
SEO Specialist
Site Reliability Engineer
Social Media Manager
Software Engineer
Software Test Engineer
Systems Engineer
Technical Product Manager
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Technical Recruiter
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Technical Writer
UI Designer
UX Designer
UX Researcher
Vice President of Care
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Software Engineer jobs in Austin

Senior Software Engineer (Java)

Austin
1 day 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

Austin
1 day ago
+34
DESCRIPTION EPAM is committed to providing our global team of 36,700+ EPAMers with inspiring careers from day one. EPAMers lead with passion and honesty and think creatively. Our people are the source of our success and we value collaboration, try to always understand our customers’ business, and strive for the highest standards of excellence. In today’s new market conditions, we continue to support operations for hundreds of clients around the

Lead Software Engineer (Java)

Austin
1 day ago
+34
DESCRIPTION EPAM is committed to providing our global team of 36,700+ EPAMers with inspiring careers from day one. EPAMers lead with passion and honesty and think creatively. Our people are the source of our success and we value collaboration, try to always understand our customers’ business, and strive for the highest standards of excellence. In today’s new market conditions, we continue to support operations for hundreds of clients around the

Software Engineering Team Lead

Austin
1 day ago
+34
DESCRIPTION EPAM is committed to providing our global team of 36,700+ EPAMers with inspiring careers from day one. EPAMers lead with passion and honesty and think creatively. Our people are the source of our success and we value collaboration, try to always understand our customers’ business, and strive for the highest standards of excellence. In today’s new market conditions, we continue to support operations for hundreds of clients around the

Senior Software Engineer (Java)

Austin
1 day ago
+34
You are curious, persistent, logical and clever – a true techie at heart. You enjoy living by the code of your craft and developing elegant solutions for complex problems. If this sounds like you, this could be the perfect opportunity to join EPAM as a Senior Software Engineer. Scroll down to learn more about the position’s responsibilities and requirements.

Senior Software Engineer

Austin
5 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
5 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
5 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 (C++)

Austin
1 week ago
+34
DESCRIPTION EPAM is committed to providing our global team of 36,700+ EPAMers with inspiring careers from day one. EPAMers lead with passion and honesty and think creatively. Our people are the source of our success and we value collaboration, try to always understand our customers’ business, and strive for the highest standards of excellence. In today’s new market conditions, we continue to support operations for hundreds of clients around the

Senior Full Stack Software Engineer

Austin
1 week ago
+53
You will implement a user experience that can be seamless for Android, iOS, and Web users. You will integrate the front-end elements with our Rest APIs and other 3rd-party services. You will develop the services and infrastructure needed to provide essential customer-facing solutions at a massive scale. You will work with designers, product managers and other team members in brainstorming new ideas, developing features, gathering feedback and iterating, thereby providing impactful improvement to our products. You will report to an engineering manager and work with our amazing team of professional engineers.

Mid Level Full Stack Software Engineer

Austin
1 day ago
+53
You are able to implement a cutting-edge user experience that can be seamless for Android, iOS, and Web users. You can integrate with our Rest APIs and other 3rd-party services. You collaborate with designers, product managers and other stakeholders in brainstorming new ideas, developing features, gathering feedback and iterating, thereby continuously providing impactful improvement to our products. 

Software Engineer

Austin
3 weeks ago
+32
As Software Engineer at ATG, you’ll be an essential part of the team building world-class software to transform the insurance industry. You will work collaboratively as part of a cross-functional team, including AI researchers, AI engineers, product managers, and designers to identify and deliver innovative features, systems, and products to better understand risk and surface insights and recommendations for how best to engage that risk in the marketplace. As a successful candidate, you will take full advantage of state-of-the-art tools, conceiving of new ones when the right solution does not yet exist and act with a sense of urgency and agility to deliver value. You are driven by a passion for improving the world through technology and delighting users. Help us to turn our vision into reality.

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 $115,252 on average.

Software Engineer Salary by gender

The average Software Engineer salary for women is $106,944 and the average Software Engineer salary for men is $108,978.

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 $98,154.

Average Dev + Engineer salaries in Austin

Job Title Average Salary Salary Range
QA Analyst $72,950
Min: $42K
Max: $165K
Junior Software Engineer $73,498
Min: $55K
Max: $110K
QA Engineer $76,716
Min: $40K
Max: $115K
Software Test Engineer $88,412
Min: $61K
Max: $130K
Salesforce Developer $100,400
Min: $70K
Max: $125K
Front End Developer $100,901
Min: $65K
Max: $153K
Data Engineer $104,542
Min: $55K
Max: $150K
Automation Engineer $105,048
Min: $79K
Max: $130K
Game Developer $105,600
Min: $65K
Max: $141K
iOS Developer $110,283
Min: $85K
Max: $150K
Android Developer $110,286
Min: $73K
Max: $135K
Sales Engineer $110,564
Min: $68K
Max: $168K
Software Engineer $112,048
Min: $65K
Max: $188K
DevOps Engineer $112,646
Min: $84K
Max: $141K
Systems Engineer $123,276
Min: $90K
Max: $152K
QA Manager $127,177
Min: $95K
Max: $150K
Site Reliability Engineer $129,714
Min: $100K
Max: $150K
Security Engineer $131,482
Min: $61K
Max: $180K
Data Architect $134,211
Min: $98K
Max: $200K
Senior Software Engineer $134,884
Min: $95K
Max: $200K
Machine Learning Engineer $141,000
Min: $110K
Max: $210K
Lead Software Engineer $144,188
Min: $112K
Max: $177K
Hardware Engineer $147,000
Min: $147K
Max: $147K
Database Administrator $148,333
Min: $133K
Max: $163K
Engineering Manager $150,404
Min: $109K
Max: $220K
Principal Software Engineer $157,209
Min: $120K
Max: $275K
Director of Software Engineering $172,399
Min: $130K
Max: $240K
Data Engineering Manager $195,000
Min: $175K
Max: $235K
Vice President of Engineering $212,097
Min: $145K
Max: $265K
CTO (Chief Technology Officer) $242,154
Min: $130K
Max: $435K

Skills that affect Software Engineer salaries in Austin

1
Javascript
13% have this skill
2
SQL
10% have this skill
3
Java
10% have this skill
4
Front-end
9% have this skill
5
Node.js
8% have this skill
6
Python
8% have this skill

Recent Software Engineer salaries in Austin

$95,000
Yearly Salary
A Software Engineer reported a yearly salary of $95,000 with +$9,500 in additional cash compensation
3-5 Years of Experience
Male
1,000+ Employees
Austin
$150,000
Yearly Salary
A Software Development Engineer reported a yearly salary of $150,000 with +$50,000 in additional cash compensation
7+ Years of Experience
Male
1,000+ Employees
Austin
$125,000
Yearly Salary
A Software Development Engineer reported a yearly salary of $125,000 with +$42,000 in additional cash compensation
3-5 Years of Experience
Female
1,000+ Employees
Austin
5-10 Reports
$150,000
Yearly Salary
A Software Engineer reported a yearly salary of $150,000 with +$14,000 in additional cash compensation
7+ Years of Experience
Male
501-1,000 Employees
Austin
$115,000
Yearly Salary
A Software Engineer II reported a yearly salary of $115,000 with +$17,250 in additional cash compensation
1-3 Years of Experience
Female
51-200 Employees
Austin
$102,000
Yearly Salary
A Software Development Engineer reported a yearly salary of $102,000 with +$10,000 in additional cash compensation
1-3 Years of Experience
Male
1,000+ Employees
Austin
$120,000
Yearly Salary
A Software Engineer II reported a yearly salary of $120,000
5-7 Years of Experience
Male
51-200 Employees
Austin
$90,000
Yearly Salary
A Software Engineer reported a yearly salary of $90,000 with +$9,000 in additional cash compensation
1-3 Years of Experience
Male
1,000+ Employees
Austin
$110,000
Yearly Salary
A Software engineer reported a yearly salary of $110,000 with +$35,000 in additional cash compensation
3-5 Years of Experience
Female
1,000+ Employees
Austin
$82,000
Yearly Salary
A Application Engineer reported a yearly salary of $82,000 with +$2,000 in additional cash compensation
5-7 Years of Experience
Male
1,000+ Employees
Austin
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