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Director Software Development Salary
in Dallas, Texas

$163,818 (USD)

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Last updated: June 24, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for a Director Software Development is $163,818 a year and $79 an hour in Dallas, Texas, United States. The average salary range for a Director Software Development is between $112,159 and $205,153. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in Dallas, Texas.

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Job Summary

  • Directs and provides technical leadership, vision, and direction for software engineering teams.
  • Oversees day-to-day activities of multiple teams which design, develop, and support software applications to meet business requirements.
  • Develops project plans, resource planning, scheduling, and manages development timelines.
  • Manages the activities of developers, and assures that consistent quality solutions are delivered on time, within budget, and within scope.
Director Software Development Job Prevalence in Dallas, Texas, United States

Job family: Computer and Information Systems Managers

Job family population: 365,690

Estimated population of Director Software Development jobs: 14,964

Rate of error: 0.8%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
5 Year Change:
16 %


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Description: Dallas (), officially the City of Dallas, is a city in the U.S. state of Texas and the seat of Dallas County, with portions extending into Collin, Denton, Kaufman and Rockwall counties. With an estimated 2018 population of 1,345,047, it is the ninth most-populous city in the U.S. and third in Texas after Houston and San Antonio. It is also the eighteenth most-populous city in North America as of 2015. Located in North Texas, the city of Dallas is the main core of the largest metropolitan area in the Southern United States and the largest inland metropolitan area in the U.S. that lacks any navigable link to the sea...

Director Software Development Job Listings for Dallas, Texas

IT Director
May 8
Addison, TX, USA
VapeWild Wholesale Inc
As our IT Director you will be responsible for overseeing the planning, development, and execution ... Stay up to date on current and new industry trends, technologies, and software development, making ...
Director Information Systems
Jun 13
Irving, TX, USA
... development (SAP, Salesforce.com and Lotus Notes), the data center operations, technical services ... software, storage and retrieval systems. - Provide a leadership role in the day to day operations ...
Director of Information Systems
Jun 14
Irving, TX, USA
AllStar Staffing Group
Contribute to development and management of systems training across the business to optimize system ... Work collaboratively with Finance in the procurement of all software and hardware for the business ...
Development Manager IT
Apr 30
Dallas, TX, USA
One Network Enterprises
Analyzing Customer requirements and documenting Software Requirements Specification * Producing ... directed by management. Job descriptions and duties may be modified when deemed appropriate by ...
Principal/Associate Director Software Engineer
Apr 18
Dallas, TX, USA
IHS Markit
The developer will play a key role in the design, development, and testing of world class front-end ... This includes researching, designing, documenting, and modifying software specifications throughout ...
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