Average Software Engineer with Linux Skills Salary in Houston, Texas

$79,336
Avg. Salary
$3,931
Bonus
$4,600
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The average salary for a Software Engineer with Linux skills in Houston, Texas is $79,336.
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$56k
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$79k
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$117k
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$56k - $117k
Bonus
$727 - $18k
Profit Sharing
$0 - $5k
Total Pay
$54k - $126k
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Popular Skills for Software Engineer

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

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 $68,163 based on 6 salaries. An early career Software Engineer with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $70,293 based on 31 salaries. A mid-career Software Engineer with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $94,476 based on 8 salaries. An experienced Software Engineer with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $110,430 based on 7 salaries.
Employees with Software Engineer in their job title in San Francisco, California earn an average of 48.5% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in San Jose, California (46.0% more) and Seattle, Washington (30.0% more).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 52 survey responses.
Entry Level
11.5%
Early Career
59.6%
Mid Career
15.4%
Experienced
13.5%