Software Engineer salary in Austin

Average Base Salary in Austin

$111,793
$12,963
Additional Cash Compensation
$124,756
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 $111,793. The average additional cash compensation for a Software Engineer in Austin is $12,963. The average total compensation for a Software Engineer in Austin is $124,756. Software Engineer salaries are based on responses gathered by Built In from anonymous Software Engineer employees in Austin.

Austin by the numbers

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Total number of Tech companies in Austin
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DevOps Engineer
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HR Coordinator
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Software Engineer jobs in Austin

Software Engineer

Austin
1 week 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

Remote
1 week ago
+33
About Care.com  Care.com is a consumer tech company with heart. We’re on a mission to solve a human challenge we all face: finding great care for the ones we love. We’re moms and dads and pet parents. We have parents and grandparents so we understand that everyone, at some point in their lives, could use a helping hand. Our culture and our products reflect that. Here, entrepreneurs, self-starters, team players, and big thinkers unite behind a

Software Engineer

Remote
1 week ago
+62
The Software Engineer INNOVATE | TEST | ITERATEOur platform was built by engineers for engineers and we are genuinely passionate about what we create.This opportunity sits within our Business Management Team (BMT for short) enabling the smooth running of our platform for our business clients.As a Software Engineer at ACG you'd get the chance to contribute to innovative software, mentor and coach other engineers and share knowledge in our internal

Software Engineer, Enablement (remote)

Remote
43 minutes ago
+44
Collaborate with other disciplines to build and implement solutions for Bright Health’s digital properties. Create responsive websites and applications using agreed upon frameworks/technologies. Build integrations with outside / third-party systems. Work with designers to maintain UI/UX standards. Work on all aspects of our product stack from UI to API to data to infrastructure. Stay on top of bug and task management (Jira or similar experience a plus). Contribute to the continuous improvement of the team's productivity, culture, and code quality. Help debug issues and pair program with other engineers. Create documentation and processes for teaching sessions with other engineers as needed. Act as a knowledge base for other engineers. Mentor engineers at all levels of their careers to improve skills, code quality, and best practices.

Software Engineer, Data

Austin
2 days 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

Senior Software Engineer

Remote
2 days ago
+62
The Senior Software Engineer role BUILDER | CRAFT | DELIVER The Senior Software Engineer role in our E-commerce Team is focused on making an amazing first impression by delighting our new users with an amazing signup experience. You’ll get the chance to contribute to innovative software, mentor and coach engineers and share knowledge in our internal Engineering community. The eComm team unifies the signup and monetization experience across free,

Senior Software Engineer - iOS

Austin
3 days ago
+56
At realtor.com®, we believe that everyone deserves a home of their own. We’re a community of nearly 2,000 employees that work hard to ensure that from the moment someone starts dreaming about a new home, to the moment they walk in the door and beyond, we’re there to lend a helping hand. Every month, over 85 million people trust us with their journey home by visiting our site and mobile apps, and we’d love to have you join our team to help. You

Senior Software Engineer - Android

Austin
3 days ago
+56
Design, build and maintain our Android Mobile App. Participate in research and development of highly scalable consumer facing applications. Identify new technologies, trends, opportunities, and how they might enhance our products and business. Champion innovations that yield high product reliability, quality and reusability.

Staff Software Engineer

Austin
3 days ago
+52
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 experienced Staff Software Engineers to join Procore’s journey to revolutionize a historically underserved industry.

Senior Software Engineer

Austin
3 days ago
+52
That’s why we’re looking for experienced Senior Software Engineers to join Procore’s journey to revolutionize a historically underserved industry. In this role, you’ll join our highly collaborative Product and Engineering organization to drive the technical direction of our projects.

Principal Software Engineer

Austin
3 days ago
+56
We have an exciting and unique opportunity for a motivated and energetic Principal Software Engineer to join the Realtor.com Data Platform team. In this position, you will enable optimal data-driven decisions that empower our products and people. You will develop tools and platforms to collect and process data into our data lake easily, develop systems that ensure data is well defined and trustworthy, and build enabling platforms that make the data easily accessible throughout the company. You will incorporate DevOps practices, learn about and leverage new technologies, work with an experienced team of engineers, and be part of a team that has a lot of fun along the way!

Principal Software Engineer

Austin
5 days ago
+52
As a Principal Software Engineer on our Platform Workflows team, you’ll create the workflow engine of our future application platform, empowering internal and external teams to efficiently create and deliver experiences on the Procore Platform. In addition to playing a key role in our technology strategy, your work will directly enable all experiences built on the platform to seamlessly flex, extend, and meet customer’s unique construction needs on a global scale. While driving immediate and long-term strategic direction for major parts of the technology stack, you’ll identify critical areas based on future growth and collaborate with Product, UX, and other groups to develop roadmaps and tackle initiatives. 

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 $114,870 on average.

Software Engineer Salary by gender

The average Software Engineer salary for women is $105,729 and the average Software Engineer salary for men is $108,501.

Software Engineer Salary by Years of Experience

The average salary for a Software Engineer with 7+ years of experience is $125,175. 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 $74,672
Min: $60K
Max: $110K
QA Engineer $77,583
Min: $40K
Max: $115K
Software Test Engineer $88,159
Min: $61K
Max: $130K
Salesforce Developer $100,400
Min: $70K
Max: $125K
Front End Developer $101,033
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
Android Developer $110,286
Min: $73K
Max: $135K
Sales Engineer $110,564
Min: $68K
Max: $168K
iOS Developer $111,386
Min: $85K
Max: $150K
Software Engineer $111,793
Min: $65K
Max: $188K
DevOps Engineer $112,646
Min: $84K
Max: $141K
Systems Engineer $123,276
Min: $90K
Max: $152K
QA Manager $126,575
Min: $95K
Max: $150K
Site Reliability Engineer $129,714
Min: $100K
Max: $150K
Security Engineer $131,482
Min: $61K
Max: $180K
Data Architect $131,944
Min: $98K
Max: $200K
Senior Software Engineer $134,995
Min: $95K
Max: $200K
Machine Learning Engineer $142,000
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 $150,112
Min: $109K
Max: $220K
Principal Software Engineer $156,878
Min: $120K
Max: $275K
Director of Software Engineering $174,003
Min: $132K
Max: $240K
Data Engineering Manager $195,000
Min: $175K
Max: $235K
Vice President of Engineering $212,500
Min: $145K
Max: $265K
CTO (Chief Technology Officer) $243,040
Min: $130K
Max: $435K

Skills that affect Software Engineer salaries in Austin

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Javascript
13% have this skill
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SQL
10% have this skill
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Java
9% have this skill
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Front-end
9% have this skill
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Amazon Web Services
8% have this skill
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Python
8% have this skill

Recent Software Engineer salaries in 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
$145,000
Yearly Salary
A Software Engineer reported a yearly salary of $145,000 with +$15,000 in additional cash compensation
< 1 Year of Experience
Male
1,000+ Employees
Austin
$92,000
Yearly Salary
A Software Engineer reported a yearly salary of $92,000
3-5 Years of Experience
Male
1,000+ Employees
Austin
$96,000
Yearly Salary
A Software Engineer reported a yearly salary of $96,000
3-5 Years of Experience
Male
51-200 Employees
Austin
$93,000
Yearly Salary
A Software Engineer Data reported a yearly salary of $93,000
7+ Years of Experience
Male
1,000+ Employees
Austin
$95,000
Yearly Salary
A Software Engineer reported a yearly salary of $95,000
3-5 Years of Experience
Female
1,000+ Employees
Austin
$96,000
Yearly Salary
A Software Engineer reported a yearly salary of $96,000
< 1 Year of Experience
Male
11-50 Employees
Austin
$97,000
Yearly Salary
A Software Engineer reported a yearly salary of $97,000 with +$5,000 in additional cash compensation
1-3 Years of Experience
Female
1,000+ Employees
Austin
$110,000
Yearly Salary
A Software Engineer reported a yearly salary of $110,000 with +$20,000 in additional cash compensation
3-5 Years of Experience
Male
1,000+ Employees
Austin
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