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Director of Software Engineering salary in Austin

Average Base Salary in Austin

$166,667
$39,500
Additional Cash Compensation
$206,167
Total Compensation
Median: $167K
Min: $140K
Max: $205K

How Much Does a Director of Software Engineering Make in Austin?

The average salary for a Director of Software Engineering in Austin is $166,667. The average additional cash compensation for a Director of Software Engineering in Austin is $39,500. The average total compensation for a Director of Software Engineering in Austin is $206,167. Director of Software Engineering salaries are based on responses gathered by Built In Austin from anonymous Director of Software Engineering employees in Austin.

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Director of Software Engineering Salary ranges

The two most common Director of Software Engineering salary ranges in Austin are $160k - $170k and $180k - $190k.

Average Director of Software Engineering Salary by Company Size

People with the job title Director of Software Engineering make the most at companies with 201-500 employees, earning $175,000 on average.

Director of Software Engineering Salary by gender

The average Director of Software Engineering salary for women is $140,000 and the average Director of Software Engineering salary for men is $170,778.

Director of Software Engineering Salary by Years of Experience

The average salary for a Director of Software Engineering with 7+ years of experience is $169,111.

Average Dev + Engineer salaries in Austin

Job Title Average Salary Salary Range
QA Analyst $64,364
Min: $42K
Max: $103K
QA Engineer $77,845
Min: $40K
Max: $115K
Front End Developer $81,205
Min: $57K
Max: $120K
Software Test Engineer $83,357
Min: $61K
Max: $104K
Data Engineer $101,227
Min: $55K
Max: $130K
Salesforce Developer $102,385
Min: $70K
Max: $125K
Android Developer $103,125
Min: $73K
Max: $125K
Sales Engineer $104,105
Min: $68K
Max: $152K
Automation Engineer $104,947
Min: $79K
Max: $130K
Software Engineer $107,415
Min: $65K
Max: $188K
iOS Developer $107,800
Min: $98K
Max: $120K
DevOps Engineer $111,692
Min: $84K
Max: $141K
Security Engineer $116,913
Min: $81K
Max: $170K
Data Architect $128,500
Min: $98K
Max: $153K
QA Manager $131,600
Min: $110K
Max: $150K
Senior Software Engineer $135,969
Min: $100K
Max: $185K
Engineering Manager $144,118
Min: $120K
Max: $164K
Principal Software Engineer $150,542
Min: $120K
Max: $275K
Director of Software Engineering $166,667
Min: $140K
Max: $205K
Vice President of Engineering $216,000
Min: $164K
Max: $250K
CTO (Chief Technology Officer) $263,846
Min: $130K
Max: $435K

Director of Software Engineering jobs in Austin
11

Director, Engineering

Austin
6 days ago
+13
Provide overall leadership for our Austin Office. You will build our engineering identity, culture and team in Austin through recruiting and engagement in the local software community (conferences, meetups, etc). You will lead our engineering team (frontend & application backend) in Austin and help the members of your team grow both technically and professionally. Lead, inspire, and influence to make sure your team is successful. Strong leadership presence resulting in the ability to forge cross-functional partnerships and drive strong organization results. Communicate, communicate, communicate. Leaders of remote team must be examples of effective communication to their teams. Partner with the recruiting team to attract and retain high-quality and diverse talent. Collaborate with the other managers to ensure we are building products that provide a consistent and powerful experience across both our web and developer-focused products. Establish great rapport with other development teams, Product Managers, Sales and Customer Success to maintain high levels of visibility, efficiency, and collaboration.

Director of Engineering

Austin
2 weeks ago
+17
Director of Engineering will lead a group of passionate, talented engineers and partner with Product & Data Science teams to build tools that make business actions simple even from large datasets.  BlackLocus’s data mining and machine learning pipeline, as well as user-facing applications, are built primarily in Java, Python, Go, and JavaScript. Our services and tools are entirely cloud-deployed. This role reports directly to the GM of BlackLocus.

Director of Engineering, Platform Services

Austin
1 week ago
+30
We are looking for a Director of Engineering to join us and lead our Platform Services teams. Our services help over 40 million monthly visitors save money and discover phenomenal deals at their favorite retailers. As the Director of Engineering of Platform Services, you’ll lead execution of teams that are building and operating high-performance resilient APIs, services, and user experiences that support our mobile and web product offerings.

Engineering Manager

Austin
1 day ago
+17
We are looking for a Development Manager to lead a team of engineers in delivering high-quality technology solutions for BlackLocus. As manager, you will lead this engineering team to balance short-term and long-term commitments and goals. You will be involved in a wide range of activities including coaching and mentoring engineers, scoping project work for both business and technical aspects, collaborating with product and data science, and managing post-deployment analysis. Our data mining and machine learning pipeline, as well as our user-facing applications, are built primarily in Java, Python, Go, and JavaScript. Our services and tools are entirely cloud-deployed. 

Engineering Manager

Austin
3 days ago
+21
As an Engineering Manager, do you thrive on building valuable technical projects – ensuring that our software conforms with meaningful non-functional concerns while meeting a high quality standard? If so, we'd love to hear from you.  You are first and foremost a people manager. You accomplish business goals by strengthening your team and motivating/retaining those already here. You are successful when your team is fully staffed and equipped with the right skills.

Engineering Manager

Austin
1 week ago
+19
We are looking for an Engineering Manager to lead Aceable’s Marketing Dev teams and help shape the technical foundation of our portfolio of websites. You will work with the marketing and product teams to help your engineers improve existing sites and launch new ones while developing them in their careers. You are an experienced people manager with a web development background who is ready for a new challenge. You are a strategic thinker who will be able to be an architect across our many products, and you will lead the roadmap for success for the Marketing Dev team.

Engineering Manager, Mobile

Austin
5 days ago
+30
We are looking for an Engineering Manager to lead our Android team. The team is passionate about creating the best mobile user experience to enable our users to easily find savings every time they visit the RetailMeNot app. Our app helps millions of people save money and discover great deals at their favorite retailers.

SOFTWARE ENGINEERING MANAGER - MINERALSOFT

Austin
1 week ago
We are looking for a leader for a team of software engineers that changes the way mineral rights are managed.  As a hands on manager, you'll spend time writing software, as well as mentoring engineers and driving the roadmap forward.  Our product space is complex, has developing industry standards, and a large portion of what our software replaces custom excel-driven business workflows.  With this in mind, we expect that you will have experience with lean prototyping and rapid productization of said prototypes with tight communication flows between product owners, product managers, design, and engineering. 

Software Engineer Manager

Austin
3 weeks ago
+21
As a Software Engineer Manager you are accountable for the outcomes of your team(s) and the teams over which you might have influence but not manage directly. You are the person who ensures your team is running smoothly, delivering results on time, and openly communicating the team’s results to outside stakeholders. You are responsible for ensuring the technical products/features being completed align with and satisfy the requirements for the product manager’s vision. You may lead around 4–6 people. Ideally you would be able to lead multiple accelerators at one time. 

Software Engineering Manager, Engineering Operations

Austin
1 week ago
+30
We are looking for an Engineer Manager to lead our Engineering Operations team. We define, build, and support the AWS infrastructure and tooling needed to support our platform. We are responsible for ensuring the day to day smooth operation of RetailMeNot's build and deploy workflows, production applications, and infrastructure. As Engineering Manager, you will be responsible for growing the DevOps culture within an already established environment. You will craft the vision and drive execution for building out scalable and highly resilient cloud infrastructure platforms. Are you a technical leader who is passionate about DevOps and can lead teams? Do you love working with people, taking on these new challenges, working in an energizing environment, learning new things, and applying it all to solve large and impactful problems? If so, then come join our team!

Front End Software Engineering Manager

Austin
1 week ago
+24
Modernize seeks an experienced and proven manager to lead our front end team. You should be a front end developer veteran with extensive experience building front end products, optimizing performance and launching great user experiences . You will build and mentor other developers while growing current initiatives and building out new products. The ideal candidate will be able to be an individual contributor and manage front end developers. You will be responsible our front end architecture, establishing best practices and growing our team.

Skills that affect Director of Software Engineering salaries in Austin

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SQL
2% have this skill
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Amazon Web Services
2% have this skill
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.NET
1% have this skill
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C#
1% have this skill
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Front-end
1% have this skill
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Javascript
1% have this skill

Recent Director of Software Engineering salaries in Austin

$180,000
Yearly Salary
A Director of Software Engineering reported a yearly salary of $180,000 with +$60,000 in additional cash compensation
7+ Years of Experience
Male
51-200 Employees
Austin
5-10 Reports
$165,000
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A Director of Engineering reported a yearly salary of $165,000
7+ Years of Experience
Male
11-50 Employees
Austin
$160,000
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A Director of Software Engineering reported a yearly salary of $160,000 with +$48,000 in additional cash compensation
7+ Years of Experience
Male
500+ Employees
Austin
>10 Reports
$140,000
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A Director Engineering reported a yearly salary of $140,000 with +$25,000 in additional cash compensation
7+ Years of Experience
Female
51-200 Employees
Austin
5-10 Reports
$185,000
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A Director of Software Engineering reported a yearly salary of $185,000
7+ Years of Experience
Male
500+ Employees
Austin
>10 Reports
$180,000
Yearly Salary
A Director of Software Engineering reported a yearly salary of $180,000
7+ Years of Experience
Male
51-200 Employees
Austin
5-10 Reports
$170,000
Yearly Salary
A Director of Software Engineering reported a yearly salary of $170,000
7+ Years of Experience
Male
500+ Employees
Austin
>10 Reports
$175,000
Yearly Salary
A Director of Software Engineering reported a yearly salary of $175,000
7+ Years of Experience
Male
201-500 Employees
Austin
5-10 Reports
$155,000
Yearly Salary
A Director of Software Engineering reported a yearly salary of $155,000
3-5 Years of Experience
Male
1-10 Employees
Austin
$167,000
Yearly Salary
A Director of Software Engineering reported a yearly salary of $167,000 with +$25,000 in additional cash compensation
7+ Years of Experience
Male
500+ Employees
Austin
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