Average Entry-Level Software Engineer Salary in Austin, Texas

$74,576
Avg. SalaryShow Hourly Rate
$4,858
Bonus
$2,017
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The average salary for an Entry-Level Software Engineer in Austin, Texas is $74,576.
10%
$57k
MEDIAN
$75k
90%
$92k
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$57k - $92k
Bonus
$999 - $10k
Profit Sharing
$0 - $8k
Total Pay
$56k - $99k

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Popular Skills for Software Engineer

Skills in Java, Python and SQL 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 early career Software Engineer with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $81,658 based on 808 salaries. A mid-career Software Engineer with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $91,118 based on 255 salaries. An experienced Software Engineer with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $105,076 based on 132 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $104,765.
Employees with Software Engineer in their job title in San Francisco, California earn an average of 40.9% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in San Jose, California (33.4% more) and Seattle, Washington (27.5% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Chicago, Illinois (0.5% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 1,235 survey responses.
Early Career
65.4%
Mid Career
20.6%
Experienced
10.7%
Late Career
3.2%