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Software Developer Salary in Houston, Texas

A Software Developer in Houston, Texas earns an average salary of $68,689 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. A skill in Linux is associated with high pay for this job.

$45,598 - $98,765
(Median)
$46K
$69K
$99K
MEDIAN: $68,689
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$20.86 - $68.46
(Median)
$21
$40
$68
MEDIAN: $40
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National Salary Data (?
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Salary
$45,598 - $98,765  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $9,918  
Profit Sharing
$496.65 - $5,160  
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).
)
$46,007 - $106,978  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 1 Apr 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 312
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$25$50$75
Hourly Rate
$20.86 - $68.46  
   
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.
)
$0$50K$100K$150K
Bonus
$0.00 - $9,918  
   
Profit Sharing
$496.65 - $5,160  
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).
)
$46,007 - $106,978  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 1 Apr 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 28

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Pay by Experience Level for Software Developer in Houston, Texas

Median of all compensation (including tips, bonus, and overtime) by years of experience.

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Experience Affects Software Developer in Houston, Texas Salaries

Late-Career
up arrow 53%



National Average
$70,000


Skills That Affect Software Developer in Houston, Texas Salaries

Linux
up arrow 11%

Oracle
up arrow 8%

PL/SQL
up arrow 3%

VB.Net
up arrow 2%

Internet Information Server (IIS)
up arrow 2%

ASP.NET
up arrow 1%

Microsoft SQL Server
up arrow 1%

National Average
$70,000

C#
up arrow 1%

JavaScript
up arrow 1%

.NET
up arrow 2%

Java
up arrow 5%

Visual Basic (VB)
up arrow 5%

SQL
up arrow 6%

C++
up arrow 6%

HTML
up arrow 6%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 64 votes.

Gender

Female
11 %
Male
89 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
8%
1-4 years
41%
5-9 years
28%
10-19 years
19%
20 years or more
4%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 86% dental benefits Dental: 73%
vision benefits Vision: 63% employee benefits None: 13%