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Software Developer Salary in Houston, Texas (United States)

A Software Developer in Houston, Texas earns an average salary of $67,231 per year. Experience has a moderate effect on income for this job. People in this job generally don't have more than 20 years' experience. The skills that increase pay for this job the most are Linux, Python, PL/SQL, and Oracle.
Software Developer in Houston, Texas Salary (?
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$44,572 - $94,754
(Median)
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MEDIAN: $67,230
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Software Developer in Houston, Texas Salary (?
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$15.26 - $68.02
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MEDIAN: $35.00
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National Salary Data

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$0$50K$100K$150K
Salary
$44,572 - $94,754  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $9,976  
Profit Sharing
$502 - $9,274  
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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$44,537 - $104,359  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 3 Sep 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 297
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$25$50$75
Hourly Rate
$15.26 - $68.02  
   
Overtime
$-0.50 - $59.60  
National Annualized Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross, national 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Pay can vary greatly by location. To view local data, take the PayScale survey.
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Bonus
$0.00 - $9,976  
   
Profit Sharing
$502 - $9,274  
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
)
$44,537 - $104,359  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 3 Sep 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 29
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Experience Affects Software Developer in Houston, Texas Salaries

Late-Career
up arrow 57%
National Average
$69,000

Skills That Affect Software Developer in Houston, Texas Salaries

Linux
up arrow 13%
Python
up arrow 13%
Oracle
up arrow 12%
PL/SQL
up arrow 12%
JavaScript
up arrow 1%
ASP.NET
0%
Microsoft SQL Server
0%
VB.Net
0%
National Average
$69,000
.NET
up arrow 1%
C#
up arrow 2%
SQL
up arrow 4%
Java
up arrow 5%
Visual Basic (VB)
up arrow 5%
HTML
up arrow 10%
C++
up arrow 12%

Job Satisfaction

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Rated 4 out of 5 based on 70 votes.

Gender

Female
11%
female alumni
 
Male
89%
male alumni

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
9%
1-4 years
41%
5-9 years
28%
10-19 years
17%
20 years or more
4%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 88% dental benefits Dental: 75%
vision benefits Vision: 64% employee benefits None: 12%