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Sr. Software Engineer / Developer / Programmer Salary in Austin, Texas

Austin Senior Software Engineers tend to have a good amount of experience under their belt — just under three-fifths have more than 10 years in the field. While pay runs from $74K to $127K per year, median earnings come to $93K per year. Final cash compensation to Senior Software Engineers in Austin, Texas varies from around $74K to approximately $127K; choice pay grades include potential for bonuses and profit sharing as high as $15K and $10K, respectively. Almost all report receiving medical coverage from their employers and a fair number collect dental insurance. Job satisfaction is high and work is enjoyable for most Senior Software Engineers in Austin. The figures in this rundown are based on the results of PayScale's salary questionnaire.

$72,560 - $118,954
(Median)
$73K
$93K
$120K
MEDIAN: $93,477
10%
50%
90%

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$40.52 - $91.83
(Median)
$41
$52
$92
MEDIAN: $52.00
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50%
90%

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National Salary Data (?
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Salary
$72,560 - $118,954  
   
Bonus
$15.21 - $14,749  
Profit Sharing
$1,001 - $9,787  
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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$73,524 - $127,372  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 2 May 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 310
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$31$62$93
Hourly Rate
$40.52 - $91.83  
   
Overtime
$40.00 - $92.50  
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$70K$140K$210K
Bonus
$15.21 - $14,749  
   
Profit Sharing
$1,001 - $9,787  
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).
)
$73,524 - $127,372  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 2 May 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 16

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Experience Affects Sr. Software Engineer / Developer / Programmer in Austin, Texas Salaries



National Average
$97,000


Skills That Affect Sr. Software Engineer / Developer / Programmer in Austin, Texas Salaries

C
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Microsoft SQL Server
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Java
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C++
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Linux
up arrow 2%

JavaScript
up arrow 1%

Oracle
up arrow 1%

National Average
$97,000

HTML
up arrow 1%

C#
up arrow 2%

SQL
up arrow 2%

ASP.NET
up arrow 3%

up arrow 5%

Java/J2EE
up arrow 7%

Internet Information Server (IIS)
up arrow 7%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 68 votes.

Gender

Female
7 %
Male
93 %

Years of Experience

1-4 years
10%
5-9 years
33%
10-19 years
42%
20 years or more
16%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 93% dental benefits Dental: 79%
vision benefits Vision: 70% employee benefits None: 6%
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