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Lead Software Engineer Salaries in Chicago, IL

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8,829 SalariesUpdated Jan 20, 2018
Average Base Pay
$111,376/yr
14% below national average
Not enough reports to show salary distribution
$84K
Low
$111K
Average
$139K
High

Additional Cash Compensation

Average$8,909
Range$2,114 - $23,685
How much does a Lead Software Engineer make in Chicago, IL?

The average salary for a Lead Software Engineer is $111,376 in Chicago, IL. Salaries estimates are based on 8,829 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by Lead Software Engineer employees in Chicago, IL.

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    Average Base Salaries in (USD)
    Company
    Average Base Salaries in (USD)
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    CME Group
    $122,574/yr
    Range: $107K - $142K
    27 salaries
    $122,574
    $107K$142K
    Lemko
    $87,840/yr
    Range: $74K - $101K
    15 salaries
    $87,840
    $74K$101K
    GE Healthcare
    $94,646/yr
    Range: $88K - $107K
    13 salaries
    $94,646
    $88K$107K
    Motorola Mobility
    $116,516/yr
    Range: $92K - $145K
    8 salaries
    $116,516
    $92K$145K
    Thomson Reuters
    $103,059/yr
    Range: $82K - $122K
    7 salaries
    $103,059
    $82K$122K
    OfficeMax
    $116,825/yr
    Range: $95K - $124K
    5 salaries
    $116,825
    $95K$124K
    HERE Technologies
    $131,960/yr
    Range: $118K - $151K
    5 salaries
    $131,960
    $118K$151K

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    CCC Information Services
    $127,207/yr
    Range: $95K - $183K
    4 salaries
    $127,207
    $95K$183K
    ZS Associates
    $113,333/yr
    Range: $110K - $120K
    3 salaries
    $113,333
    $110K$120K
    EPAM
    $97,656/yr
    Range: $95K - $100K
    3 salaries
    $97,656
    $95K$100K
    Relativity
    $132,333/yr
    Range: $125K - $139K
    3 salaries
    $132,333
    $125K$139K
    Nokia
    $121,140/yr
    Range: $98K - $144K
    2 salaries
    About
    $98K - $144K
    $98K$144K
    FactSet
    $149,855/yr
    Range: $144K - $156K
    2 salaries
    About
    $144K - $156K
    $144K$156K
    Orbitz Worldwide
    $114,022/yr
    Range: $103K - $124K
    2 salaries
    About
    $103K - $124K
    $103K$124K
    TriZetto
    $104,811/yr
    Range: $99K - $108K
    2 salaries
    About
    $99K - $108K
    $99K$108K
    Grubhub
    $136,236/yr
    Range: $130K - $142K
    2 salaries
    About
    $130K - $142K
    $130K$142K
    Conversant
    $132,875/yr
    Range: $104K - $164K
    2 salaries
    About
    $104K - $164K
    $104K$164K
    Enova
    $119,266/yr
    Range: $115K - $125K
    2 salaries
    About
    $115K - $125K
    $115K$125K
    Gogo
    $133,739/yr
    Range: $120K - $149K
    2 salaries
    About
    $120K - $149K
    $120K$149K
    WMS Gaming
    $116,885/yr
    Range: $109K - $125K
    2 salaries
    About
    $109K - $125K
    $109K$125K

    Recent Salary Reports

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

    $95,000
    per year
    A Lead Software Engineer reported making $95,000 per year
    Job Highlights
    10+ years experience
    Full-time
     
    10000+ employees
    Company - Public
    $125,000
    per year
    A Lead Software Engineer reported making $125,000 per year
    Additional Pay
    $5k cash bonus
    Job Highlights
    8-10 years experience
    Full-time
     
    1001 to 5000 employees
    Company - Public
    $145,000
    per year
    A Lead Software Engineer reported making $145,000 per year
    Additional Pay
    $27k cash bonus
    $13k stock bonus
    Job Highlights
    10+ years experience
    Full-time
     
    1001 to 5000 employees
    Company - Public
    $124,000
    per year
    A Lead Software Engineer reported making $124,000 per year
    Additional Pay
    $12k cash bonus
    $300 stock bonus
    Job Highlights
    5-7 years experience
    Full-time
     
    1001 to 5000 employees
    Company - Public
    $139,000
    per year
    A Lead Software Engineer reported making $139,000 per year
    Job Highlights
    10+ years experience
    Full-time
     
    501 to 1000 employees
    Company - Private
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