Sr. Software Engineer / Developer / Programmer in Houston, Texas Salary

A Sr. Software Engineer / Developer / Programmer in Houston, Texas earns an average salary of $98,871 per year. People in this job generally don't have more than 20 years' experience. A skill in C++ Programming Language is associated with high pay for this job.

$77,778 - $132,885
$78K
$100K
$130K
MEDIAN: $99,859
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$30.20 - $148.99
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$150
MEDIAN: $52.41
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$0$144K
Salary $77,778 - $132,885
Bonus $970 - $17,362
Profit Sharing $5,003
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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$77,954 - $144,066
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 14 Oct 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 116
Hourly Data $0$148
Hourly Rate $30.20 - $148.99
Annual Data $0$144K
Bonus $970 - $17,362
Profit Sharing $5,003
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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$77,954 - $144,066
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 14 Oct 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 10

About Houston, Texas

Harris County, Texas
2,298,628
Male:
1,149,686 (50.0%)
Female:
1,148,942 (50.0%)
Houston (/ˈhjuːstən/ HYOO-stən) is the most populous city in Texas and the fourth-most populous city in the United States, located in Southeast Texas near the Gulf of Mexico. With a census-estimated 2014 population of 2.239 million within a land area of 599.6 square miles (1,553 km2), it also is the largest city in the Southern United States, as well as the seat of Harris County. It is the principal city of Houston–The Woodlands–Sugar Land, which is the fifth-most populated metropolitan area in the United States. Houston was founded on August 28, 1836, near the banks of Buffalo Bayou (now known as Allen's Landing) and incorporated as a city on June 5, 1837. The city was named after former General Sam Houston, who was president of the Republic of Texas and had commanded and won at the Battle of San Jacinto 25 miles (40 km) east of where the city was established. The burgeoning port and railroad...
Houston:
$48,064
Texas:
$55,653
$923
Houston:
$152,200
Texas:
$152,000
4.0%

Sr. Software Engineer / Developer / Programmer Job Listings

Pay by Experience Level for Sr. Software Engineer / Developer / Programmer

Pay by Experience for a Sr. Software Engineer / Developer / Programmer has a positive trend. An entry-level Sr. Software Engineer / Developer / Programmer with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $87,000 based on 16 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Sr. Software Engineer / Developer / Programmer with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $102,000 based on 59 salaries. An experienced Sr. Software Engineer / Developer / Programmer which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $105,000 based on 69 salaries. A Sr. Software Engineer / Developer / Programmer with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $127,000 based on 10 salaries.

Key Stats for Sr. Software Engineer / Developer / Programmer

Gender

Female
9 %
Male
91 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 21 votes.
1-4 years
6%
5-9 years
31%
10-19 years
55%
20 years or more
9%

Experience Affects Sr. Software Engineer / Developer / Programmer Salaries

▲23%

▲1%

National Average
$104,000

▼2%

Entry-Level
▼16%

Skills That Affect Sr. Software Engineer / Developer / Programmer Salaries

C++ Programming Language
▲13%


C
▲1%

National Average
$104,000

Microsoft SQL Server
▼1%

▼2%

C#
▼4%

UNIX
▼4%

▼4%

HTML
▼4%

C++
▼5%

▼5%

Oracle
▼5%


▼7%

SQL
▼9%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 21 votes.

Gender

Female
9 %
Male
91 %

Years of Experience

1-4 years
6%
5-9 years
31%
10-19 years
55%
20 years or more
9%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 83%
dental benefits
Dental: 76%
vision benefits
Vision: 65%
no benefits
None: 14%