Average Late-Career Software Engineer Salary in Houston, Texas

$107,924
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$11,000
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The average salary for a Late-Career Software Engineer in Houston, Texas is $107,924.
10%
$94k
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$108k
90%
$153k
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$94k - $153k
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$7k - $37k
Total Pay
$96k - $180k

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Popular Skills for Software Engineer

Skills that pay less than market rate include C++ Programming Language, C# Programming Language and .NET.

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 $69,790 based on 75 salaries. An early career Software Engineer with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $73,359 based on 269 salaries. A mid-career Software Engineer with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $87,849 based on 134 salaries. An experienced Software Engineer with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $100,487 based on 85 salaries.
Employees with Software Engineer in their job title in San Jose, California earn an average of 41.4% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in San Francisco, California (37.1% more) and Los Angeles, California (14.9% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Chicago, Illinois (1.7% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 563 survey responses.
Entry Level
13.3%
Early Career
47.8%
Mid Career
23.8%
Experienced
15.1%