Updated Sep 15, 2022

How much does a Senior Software Engineer make in Austin, TX Area?

Updated Sep 15, 2022

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$148,215 / yrTotal Pay
$121,135 / yrBase Pay
$27,080 / yrAdditional Pay

$148,215

 / yr
$97K$229K
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The estimated total pay for a Senior Software Engineer is $148,215 per year in the Austin, TX Area area, with an average salary of $121,135 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 $27,080 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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Total Pay Trajectory

For Senior Software Engineer in Austin, TX Area

$148,215 /yr
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$167,696 /yr
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Related Job Titles

For Senior Software Engineer in Austin, TX Area

Some related job titles are Lead Software Engineer Salaries with median pay of $170,117, Senior Software Developer Salaries with median pay of $152,893, Senior Software Development Engineer Salaries with median pay of $166,852, Software Engineer II Salaries with median pay of $129,283.

Top Paying Companies

For a Senior Software Engineer in Austin, TX Area

Below is the total pay for the top 10 highest paying companies for a Senior Software Engineer in Austin, TX Area. Employers include Qvest.US, Google and Keller Williams.

1
Qvest.US
$251,314/yr
2
Google
$249,831/yr
5
Adobe
$243,928/yr
10
PayPal
$240,651/yr

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Mastech Digital
3.9
Senior Software DeveloperSee 179 salaries from this location

$152,911

 / yr

$94

 / hr

$215,009

 / yr

$188,251

 / yr

$209,631

 / yr

$209,082

 / yr

$224,260

 / yr

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$215,873

 / yr

$227,248

 / yr

$240,651

 / yr

$224,874

 / yr

$217,343

 / yr

$213,965

 / yr

$234,509

 / yr

$218,590

 / yr

$220,760

 / yr

$224,456

 / yr

$233,051

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HomeAway
4.0
Senior Software EngineerSee 21 salaries from this location

$227,595

 / yr

$220,578

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Job Title

Location

Total Pay

Base Pay | Additional Pay

Total Years of Experience

Years at Recent Employer

Submitted

Date of Time

Senior Software Engineer

Austin, TX

 | 15+ years

$162,000

/yr

$149K | $13K

SubmittedYesterday

15+ years
Yesterday
Senior Software Engineer

Austin, TX

 | 4-6 years

$176,000

/yr

$140K | $36K

SubmittedYesterday

4-6 years
Yesterday
Sr Software Engineer

Austin, TX

 | 4-6 years

$100,000

/yr

Submitted2 days ago

4-6 years
2 days ago
Senior Software Engineer

Austin, TX

 | 4-6 years

$139,000

/yr

$130K | $9K

Submitted2 days ago

4-6 years
2 days ago
Senior Developer

Austin, TX

 | 15+ years

$145,000

/yr

Submitted2 days ago

15+ years
2 days ago
Senior Software Engineer

Austin, TX

 | 7-9 years

$116,000

/yr

$106K | $10K

Submitted2 days ago

7-9 years
2 days ago
Senior Software Engineer

Austin, TX

 | 10-14 years

$160,000

/yr

Submitted2 days ago

10-14 years
2 days ago
Senior Software Engineer

Austin, TX

 | 4-6 years

$153,000

/yr

$135K | $18K

Submitted2 days ago

4-6 years
2 days ago
Senior Software Engineer

Austin, TX

 | 7-9 years

$120,000

/yr

Submitted2 days ago

7-9 years
2 days ago

Senior Software Engineer pay FAQ in Austin, TX Area

The average salary for a Senior Software Engineer is $121,135 per year in Austin, TX Area. Salaries estimates are based on 127888 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by a Senior Software Engineer employees in Austin, TX Area.

The highest salary for a Senior Software Engineer in Austin, TX Area is $179,782 per year.

The lowest salary for a Senior Software Engineer in Austin, TX Area is $81,620 per year.

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