Average Entry-Level Software Engineer with C++ Programming Language Skills Salary in Houston, Texas

$67,798
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$7,579
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The average salary for an Entry-Level Software Engineer with C++ Programming Language skills in Houston, Texas is $67,798.
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Popular Skills for Software Engineer

Skills in Java, SQL, JavaScript and Python are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include C# Programming Language.

Pay by Experience Level for Software Engineer

An early career Software Engineer with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $71,546 based on 66 salaries. A mid-career Software Engineer with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $90,187 based on 34 salaries. An experienced Software Engineer with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $100,134 based on 16 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $103,669.
Employees with Software Engineer in their job title in San Francisco, California earn an average of 52.4% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in San Jose, California (45.7% more) and Seattle, Washington (42.6% more).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 122 survey responses.
Early Career
54.1%
Mid Career
27.9%
Experienced
13.1%
Late Career
4.9%