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

With just under three-fifths of Senior Software Engineers in Austin reporting more than 10 years of experience, the field is heavily weighted toward experienced professionals. Average pay for Senior Software Engineers in Austin, Texas is $93K per year and can range from $73K on the lower end to $126K per year near the higher end. Total incomes of Austin Senior Software Engineers incorporate potential for, in a few cases, more than $15K from bonuses and close to $10K from profit sharing; these performance components cause packages to range between $73K and $126K. Almost all report receiving medical coverage from their employers and a fair number collect dental insurance. Most workers in this position report high levels of job satisfaction. This overview is based on answers to PayScale's salary questionnaire.

$72,486 - $118,077
(Median)
$72K
$93K
$120K
MEDIAN: $92,819
10%
50%
90%

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$39.55 - $91.23
(Median)
$40
$51
$91
MEDIAN: $51.00
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90%

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National Salary 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
Salary
$72,486 - $118,077  
   
Bonus
$450.00 - $14,513  
Profit Sharing
$1,004 - $9,710  
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).
)
$73,447 - $126,435  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 1 Apr 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 331
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$31$62$93
Hourly Rate
$39.55 - $91.23  
   
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.
)
$0$70K$140K$210K
Bonus
$450.00 - $14,513  
   
Profit Sharing
$1,004 - $9,710  
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).
)
$73,447 - $126,435  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 1 Apr 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 17

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



National Average
$96,000


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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JavaScript
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Linux
up arrow 1%

Oracle
0%

National Average
$96,000

C#
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HTML
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ASP.NET
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SQL
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.NET
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Java/J2EE
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Internet Information Server (IIS)
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Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 75 votes.

Gender

Female
8 %
Male
92 %

Years of Experience

1-4 years
10%
5-9 years
33%
10-19 years
42%
20 years or more
15%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 93% dental benefits Dental: 79%
vision benefits Vision: 71% employee benefits None: 6%