A Software Engineer in Austin, Texas earns an average salary of $78,442 per year. People in this job generally don't have more than 20 years' experience. Experience has a moderate effect on income for this job.

$59,377 - $103,970
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$59K
$78K
$100K
MEDIAN: $78,441
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$20.00 - $58.47
(Median)
$20
$39
$58
MEDIAN: $38.00
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Local Salary Data (?
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Salary
$59,377 - $103,970  
   
Bonus
$816 - $12,544  
Profit Sharing
$587 - $12,913  
Total Pay (?
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$59,627 - $111,271  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 583
Local Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$25$50$75
Hourly Rate
$20.00 - $58.47  
   
Overtime
$57.85  
Local Annualized Data (?
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Bonus
$816 - $12,544  
   
Profit Sharing
$587 - $12,913  
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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$59,627 - $111,271  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 29
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About Austin, Texas

Travis County, Texas
910,649
Male:
475,718 (51.1%)
Female:
456,122 (48.9%)
Austin (/ˈɒstᵻn, ˈɔː-/) is the capital of the U.S. state of Texas and the seat of Travis County. It is the 11th-most populated city in the U.S and the 4th-most populated in Texas. It is the fastest growing of the 50 largest US cities and the second largest state capital city in the United States after Phoenix, Arizona. As of June 1, 2016, Austin had a population of 931,830 (U.S. Census Bureau estimate). Located in Central Texas in the foothills of Texas Hill Country, the city is home to numerous lakes, rivers, and waterways including Lady Bird Lake, Barton Springs, McKinney Falls, the Colorado River, Lake Travis, and Lake Walter E. Long. It is the cultural and economic center of the Austin–Round Rock metropolitan area, which had an estimated population of 2,010,860 as of June 1, 2016. In the 1830s, pioneers began to settle the area in central Austin along the Colorado...
Austin:
$62,250
Texas:
$55,653
$1,139
Austin:
$282,700
Texas:
$152,000
3.1%

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Experience Affects Software Engineer Salaries




National Average
$80,000


Skills That Affect Software Engineer Salaries

.NET
up arrow 4%

Python
up arrow 3%

Linux
up arrow 3%

Java
up arrow 2%

National Average
$80,000

C#
up arrow 1%

JavaScript
up arrow 1%

C# Programming Language
up arrow 1%

ASP.NET
up arrow 1%

C++ Programming Language
up arrow 2%

C++
up arrow 4%

C programming Language
up arrow 4%

HTML
up arrow 4%

C
up arrow 5%

SQL
up arrow 5%

ASP.NET Framework
up arrow 6%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 69 votes.

Gender

Female
14 %
Male
86 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
11%
1-4 years
56%
5-9 years
18%
10-19 years
12%
20 years or more
3%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 92%
dental benefits
Dental: 82%
medical benefits
Vision: 73%
dental benefits
None: 7%
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