Staff Software Engineer in Austin, Texas Salary

The average salary for a Staff Software Engineer in Austin, Texas is $92,595 per year. The skills that increase pay for this job the most are Software Architecture, Linux, and Software Development.

$78,498 - $142,714
$78K
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MEDIAN: $112,415
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$0$151K
Salary $78,498 - $142,714
Bonus $1,125 - $17,250
Profit Sharing $983
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$79,246 - $151,880
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 11 Jul 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 28

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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%

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Pay by Experience Level for Staff Software Engineer

Pay by Experience for a Staff Software Engineer has a positive trend. An entry-level Staff Software Engineer with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $83,000 based on 15 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Staff Software Engineer with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $92,000 based on 14 salaries. An experienced Staff Software Engineer which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $130,000 based on 7 salaries. A Staff Software Engineer with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $137,000 based on 6 salaries.

Key Stats for Staff Software Engineer

Gender

Female
19 %
Male
81 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 6 votes.
1-4 years
38%
5-9 years
34%
10-19 years
24%
20 years or more
3%
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Experience Affects Staff Software Engineer Salaries

Late-Career
▲17%

Experienced
▲11%

National Average
$117,000

▼21%

Entry-Level
▼29%

Skills That Affect Staff Software Engineer Salaries

Software Architecture
▲7%

National Average
$117,000

Linux
▼1%

Software Development
▼4%

C
▼14%

Java
▼15%

C programming Language
▼18%

JavaScript
▼26%

Python
▼26%

C# Programming Language
▼29%

Embedded / Real-Time / RTOS
▼30%

C++
▼31%

C#
▼31%

C++ Programming Language
▼31%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 6 votes.

Gender

Female
19 %
Male
81 %

Years of Experience

1-4 years
38%
5-9 years
34%
10-19 years
24%
20 years or more
3%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 100%
dental benefits
Dental: 96%
vision benefits
Vision: 92%
no benefits
None:
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