Updated Sep 15, 2022

How much does a Database Engineer make in Austin, TX?

Updated Sep 15, 2022

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$113,979 / yrTotal Pay
$97,709 / yrBase Pay
$16,270 / yrAdditional Pay

$113,979

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The estimated total pay for a Database Engineer is $113,979 per year in the Austin, TX area, with an average salary of $97,709 per year. These numbers represent the median, which is the midpoint of the ranges from our proprietary Total Pay Estimate model and based on salaries collected from our users. The estimated additional pay is $16,270 per year. Additional pay could include cash bonus, commission, tips, and profit sharing. The "Most Likely Range" represents values that exist within the 25th and 75th percentile of all pay data available for this role.

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Related Job Titles

For Database Engineer in Austin, TX

Some related job titles are Database Analyst Salaries with median pay of $83,174, Database Developer Salaries with median pay of $91,564, SQL Database Developer Salaries with median pay of $104,248, Data Engineer Salaries with median pay of $117,324.

Top Paying Companies

For a Database Engineer in Austin, TX

Below is the total pay for the top 10 highest paying companies for a Database Engineer in Austin, TX. Employers include Indeed, Vrbo and Dun & Bradstreet.

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Indeed
Indeed
$194,016/yr
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Vrbo
$180,777/yr
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Top Paying Industries

For a Database Engineer in Austin, TX

The top paying industry for a Database Engineer in Austin, TX is Information Technology with a median total pay of $180,777.

IndustryTotal PayTotal Pay Insight
  • Information TechnologyInformation Technology$180,777

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Information Technology

Top paying companies in Information Technology for Database Engineer are Indeed, Vrbo, and Dun & Bradstreet.

IndeedIndeed$194,016/yr
VrboVrbo$180,777/yr
Dun & BradstreetDun & Bradstreet$151,454/yr

Glassdoor Economist Pay Overview

What is the pay outlook for Engineering?

Engineering jobs are in high demand with workers receiving generous compensation packages and bonuses. Engineering offers ample opportunity for growth and development with transferable skills across an array of fields from software, supply chain and logistics to aerospace. Most roles require at least a bachelor’s degree. To remain competitive, job-seekers should consider specialization or skill-specific programs such as coding boot-camps or certifications.

How does the Database engineer salary in Austin, TX compare to the national average salary in US for the same job?

The average salary for a Database engineer in US is $91,541 per year based on 1,027 salary contributions, which is 16.64% less than the salary for a Database engineer in Austin, TX. The cost of living and the local demand for the work are among the factors affecting wages. The top 3 companies in US where a Database engineer gets the highest compensation are London Stock Exchange Group plc, Zuora and Leidos Holdings, Inc.. Bigger companies typically pay 35% more than smaller companies for a Database engineer.

Database Engineer pay FAQ in Austin, TX

The average salary for a Database Engineer is $97,709 per year in Austin, TX. Salaries estimates are based on 1220 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by a Database Engineer employees in Austin, TX.

The highest salary for a Database Engineer in Austin, TX is $141,787 per year.

The lowest salary for a Database Engineer in Austin, TX is $67,334 per year.

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