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

The average salary for a Sr. Software Engineer / Developer / Programmer in Houston, Texas is $93,260 per year. Most people in this job have more than five years' experience in related jobs.

$66,486 - $117,102
(Median)
$66K
$93K
$120K
MEDIAN: $93,259
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50%
90%

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$35.75 - $78.39
(Median)
$36
$51
$78
MEDIAN: $51.00
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90%

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National Salary Data (?
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Salary
$66,486 - $117,102  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $15,963  
Profit Sharing
$1,932 - $10,213  
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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$68,480 - $130,031  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 2 May 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 282
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$27$54$81
Hourly Rate
$35.75 - $78.39  
   
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$60K$120K$180K
Bonus
$0.00 - $15,963  
   
Profit Sharing
$1,932 - $10,213  
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).
)
$68,480 - $130,031  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 2 May 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 32

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Pay by Experience Level for Sr. Software Engineer / Developer / Programmer in Houston, Texas

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

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

Late-Career
up arrow 8%


National Average
$98,000


Entry-Level
up arrow 21%

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

Java
up arrow 5%

Oracle
up arrow 4%

JavaScript
up arrow 3%

UNIX
up arrow 2%

Microsoft SQL Server
up arrow 1%

C#
0%

National Average
$98,000

.NET
up arrow 1%

HTML
up arrow 1%

Internet Information Server (IIS)
up arrow 1%

SQL
up arrow 2%

VB.Net
up arrow 2%

C++
up arrow 3%

ASP.NET
up arrow 4%

C
up arrow 6%

Java/J2EE
up arrow 14%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 56 votes.

Gender

Female
12 %
Male
88 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
0%
1-4 years
4%
5-9 years
35%
10-19 years
48%
20 years or more
12%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 84% dental benefits Dental: 75%
vision benefits Vision: 66% employee benefits None: 15%
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