Average Early-Career Software Engineer with Linux Skills Salary in Austin, Texas

$81,387
Avg. SalaryShow Hourly Rate
$4,500
Bonus
$4,943
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The average salary for an Early-Career Software Engineer with Linux skills in Austin, Texas is $81,387.
10%
$66k
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$81k
90%
$104k
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$66k - $104k
Bonus
$1k - $10k
Profit Sharing
$4k - $5k
Total Pay
$64k - $112k

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Popular Skills for Software Engineer

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

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 $77,817 based on 14 salaries. A mid-career Software Engineer with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $89,493 based on 24 salaries. An experienced Software Engineer with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $115,000 based on 9 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $129,835.
Employees with Software Engineer in their job title in San Francisco, California earn an average of 40.1% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in San Jose, California (36.2% more) and New York, New York (21.4% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Chicago, Illinois (2.3% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 55 survey responses.
Entry Level
25.5%
Mid Career
43.6%
Experienced
16.4%
Late Career
14.5%