Average Software Engineer Salary in Dallas, Texas

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The average salary for a Software Engineer in Dallas, Texas is $77,584.
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Job Description for Software Engineer

The top respondents for the job title Software Engineer are from the companies Cvent, Inc., J.P. Morgan Chase & Co. (JPMCC) and Lockheed Martin Corp. Reported salaries are highest at J.P. Morgan Chase & Co. (JPMCC) where the average pay is $99,503. Other companies that offer high salaries for this role include International Business Machines (IBM) Corp. and AT&T Inc., earning around $90,000 and $83,000, respectively. Cvent, Inc. pays the lowest at around $69,332. Raytheon Co. and Lockheed Martin Corp also pay on the lower end of the scale, paying $70,803 and $74,624, respectively.

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Popular Skills for Software Engineer

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

Pay by Experience Level for Software Engineer

An entry-level Software Engineer with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $69,136 based on 113 salaries. An early career Software Engineer with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $73,920 based on 412 salaries. A mid-career Software Engineer with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $88,890 based on 167 salaries. An experienced Software Engineer with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $99,654 based on 82 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $105,046.
Employees with Software Engineer in their job title in San Francisco, California earn an average of 52.1% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in San Jose, California (45.8% more) and Seattle, Washington (34.1% more).

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