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Lead Software Development Engineer Salaries in San Jose, CA

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2,745 Salaries
Average Base Pay
$169,297/yr
12% above national average
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How much does a Lead Software Development Engineer make in San Jose, CA?

The average salary for a Lead Software Development Engineer is $169,297 in San Jose, CA. Salaries estimates are based on 2,745 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by Lead Software Development Engineer employees in San Jose, CA.

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    Microsoft
    $135,608/yr
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    Recent Salary Reports

    Below are the most recent Lead Software Development Engineer salary reports. Employer name has been removed to protect anonymity.

    $167,500
    per year
    A Senior Software Development Engineer Lead in the Seattle, WA Area area reported making $167,500 per year
    Additional Pay
    $42k cash bonus
    $48k stock bonus
    Job Highlights
    10+ years experience
    Seattle, WA Area area
    Full-time
     
    10000+ employees
    Company - Public
    $125,000
    per year
    A Lead Software Development Engineer in the Chicago, IL Area area reported making $125,000 per year
    Job Highlights
    10+ years experience
    Chicago, IL Area area
    Full-time
     
    1 to 50 employees
    Company - Private
    $140,000
    per year
    A Lead Software Development Engineer in the Chicago, IL Area area reported making $140,000 per year
    Job Highlights
    10+ years experience
    Chicago, IL Area area
    Full-time
     
    5001 to 10000 employees
    Company - Public
    $120,000
    per year
    A Lead Software Development Engineer in the Washington, DC Area area reported making $120,000 per year
    Additional Pay
    $3k cash bonus
    Job Highlights
    3-4 years experience
    Washington, DC Area area
    Full-time
     
    1 to 50 employees
    Company - Private
    $160,000
    per year
    A Senior Software Development Engineer Lead in the Norfolk, VA Area area reported making $160,000 per year
    Additional Pay
    $3k cash bonus
    $6k stock bonus
    Job Highlights
    10+ years experience
    Norfolk, VA Area area
    Full-time
     
    10000+ employees
    Company - Public
    $96,560
    per year
    A Lead Software Development Engineer in the Hawaiian Islands Area area reported making $96,560 per year
    Additional Pay
    $10k cash bonus
    Job Highlights
    5-7 years experience
    Hawaiian Islands Area area
    Full-time
     
    5001 to 10000 employees
    Company - Public
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