Average Experienced Software Engineer Salary in Austin, Texas

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The average salary for an Experienced Software Engineer in Austin, Texas is $105,363.
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$79k - $137k
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$817 - $55k
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$80k - $151k

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Popular Skills for Software Engineer

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

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 $75,117 based on 146 salaries. An early career Software Engineer with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $81,979 based on 825 salaries. A mid-career Software Engineer with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $90,978 based on 262 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $106,056.
Employees with Software Engineer in their job title in San Francisco, California earn an average of 35.8% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in San Jose, California (27.5% more) and Seattle, Washington (14.9% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Denver, Colorado (2.9% less).

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