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

A substantial slice of final earnings for Senior Software Engineers in Austin, Texas (just under a third) arrives through commissions. Median overall income in this area is approximately $113K. In the world of Austin Senior Software Engineers, overall income ranges from $77K near the bottom to $144K at the top; this can include more than $15K from bonuses and more than $35K from profit sharing in exceptional cases. Most Senior Software Engineers in Austin like their work and job satisfaction is high. Medical benefits are awarded to nearly all, and most earn dental coverage. The information for this snapshot was generated by responses to the PayScale salary survey.

$76,551 - $134,842
$77K
$110K
$130K
MEDIAN: $107,027
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$30.20 - $84.43
$30
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$84
MEDIAN: $48.99
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$0$143K
Salary $76,551 - $134,842
Bonus $1,980 - $17,511
Profit Sharing $2,061 - $35,117
Commission $32,500
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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$77,128 - $143,348
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 13 Sep 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 176
Hourly Data $0$84
Hourly Rate $30.20 - $84.43
Overtime $56.84
Annual Data $0$143K
Bonus $1,980 - $17,511
Commission $32,500
Profit Sharing $2,061 - $35,117
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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$77,128 - $143,348
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 13 Sep 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 10

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About Austin, Texas

Travis County, Texas
931,840
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%

Sr. Software Engineer / Developer / Programmer Job Listings

Pay by Experience Level for Sr. Software Engineer / Developer / Programmer

Pay by Experience for a Sr. Software Engineer / Developer / Programmer has a positive trend. An entry-level Sr. Software Engineer / Developer / Programmer with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $90,000 based on 27 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Sr. Software Engineer / Developer / Programmer with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $102,000 based on 71 salaries. An experienced Sr. Software Engineer / Developer / Programmer which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $114,000 based on 73 salaries. A Sr. Software Engineer / Developer / Programmer with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $127,000 based on 23 salaries.

Key Stats for Sr. Software Engineer / Developer / Programmer

Gender

Female
4 %
Male
96 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 28 votes.
Less than 1 year
1%
1-4 years
11%
5-9 years
34%
10-19 years
39%
20 years or more
16%
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Experience Affects Sr. Software Engineer / Developer / Programmer Salaries

▲13%

▲2%

National Average
$112,000

▼9%

▼20%

Skills That Affect Sr. Software Engineer / Developer / Programmer Salaries

▲7%

Linux
▲7%


National Average
$112,000

Java
▼3%

▼8%

▼10%



C
▼12%

ASP.NET
▼13%

ASP.NET Framework
▼13%

C++
▼14%

SQL
▼14%

C#
▼15%

▼28%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 28 votes.

Gender

Female
4 %
Male
96 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
1%
1-4 years
11%
5-9 years
34%
10-19 years
39%
20 years or more
16%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 91%
dental benefits
Dental: 82%
vision benefits
Vision: 75%
no benefits
None: 9%
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