Software Engineers Salaries in Texas


Job Postings

USD 138,443 /yr

Average Base Pay

Low Average High

Average annual salary:

USD 120,005

Lower end of salary range

USD 136,956

Average of salary range

USD 159,299

Higher end of salary range

Cities in Texas with the Most Jobs for Software Engineers

Here are the top 6 cities in Texas with the most jobs for Software Engineers and the average yearly salary in each:

CompTool's Squirrel includes 6,974 jobs postings for Software Engineers in cities across Texas.

Latest Software Engineers Jobs

Discover the latest competitive salaries for Software Engineers in Texas.

Job Title Company Salary
Software Developer (Expert: Nuxeo Framework) - 113780 Pinnacle Technical Resources USD 150,800
Software Developer IV (Gaming) - REMOTE Everi USD 106,800
Software Dev Engineer II-TEST, FireTV Amazon USD 169,300
Software Developer/Analyst University of Texas at Austin USD 60,000
Software Engineer Cubic Corporation USD 96,424
Software Engineer KAYGEN, Inc. USD 140,400
Software Engineer Cubic Corporation USD 96,424
Software Developer Guardian Premier Solutions USD 65,000
Senior Software Development Engineer - BIOS, AWS Hardware Engineering, Firmware Development Amazon Web Services (AWS) USD 198,000
UX Software Engineer TALENT Software Services USD 147,680

Companies With Most Job Postings in Texas For Software Engineers

If you're looking for a diverse range of job opportunities, consider exploring positions at these companies, which have a significant number of Software Engineers job postings in Texas:


Here are some frequently asked questions related to Software Engineers job postings and salaries in Texas:

Q What are the most in-demand software engineering skills in Texas?
A In-demand software engineering skills in Texas include proficiency in programming languages such as Python, Java, and JavaScript, knowledge of cloud computing platforms like AWS, Azure, or Google Cloud, experience with SQL and NoSQL databases, understanding of DevOps practices, and expertise in software development methodologies like Agile and Scrum.
Q How do software engineer salaries in Texas compare to other states?
A Software engineer salaries in Texas are competitive compared to many other states. The state's cost of living, particularly in cities like Austin and Dallas, tends to be lower than in states like California or New York, which allows for a comfortable lifestyle even if salaries might be slightly lower on average. However, Silicon Valley in California still often offers higher salaries due to the concentration of tech companies there.
Q What are top cities in Texas for software engineering jobs?
A The top cities in Texas for software engineering jobs include Austin, known for its vibrant tech scene, Dallas with a growing number of tech companies, Houston with opportunities in tech as well as energy and healthcare sectors, and San Antonio which has a burgeoning tech presence and cybersecurity firms.
Q What qualifications are required for a software engineer job in Texas?
A Qualifications for a software engineer job in Texas generally include a bachelor's degree in computer science, software engineering, or related fields, although equivalent practical experience is also often accepted. Proficiency in various programming languages and the ability to work well in team environments are essential. Certifications and a solid portfolio of work may improve job prospects.

List of Job Postings for Software Engineers in Texas

Explore our extensive list of Software Engineers job postings in Texas. Whether you're seeking your first job or considering a career move, you'll find a diverse range of opportunities. Click on the job titles to access more details and application links.

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