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Lead Software Engineer Salaries in Chicago, IL Area

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Average Base Pay
$116,657/yr
16% below national average
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$86K
Low
$117K
Average
$151K
High

Additional Cash Compensation

Average$9,185
Range$2,169 - $24,510
How much does a Lead Software Engineer make in Chicago, IL?

The average salary for a Lead Software Engineer is $116,657 in Chicago, IL. Salaries estimates are based on 5,830 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
    $123,959/yr
    Range: $107K - $142K
    29 salaries
    $123,959/yr
    $107K$142K
    Lemko
    $89,496/yr
    Range: $74K - $101K
    15 salaries
    $89,496/yr
    $74K$101K
    GE Healthcare
    $94,533/yr
    Range: $88K - $107K
    13 salaries
    $94,533/yr
    $88K$107K
    Motorola Mobility
    $120,957/yr
    Range: $92K - $145K
    8 salaries
    $120,957/yr
    $92K$145K
    Thomson Reuters
    $104,155/yr
    Range: $82K - $122K
    7 salaries
    $104,155/yr
    $82K$122K
    Relativity
    $139,500/yr
    Range: $125K - $154K
    6 salaries
    $139,500/yr
    $125K$154K
    OfficeMax
    $123,265/yr
    Range: $95K - $124K
    5 salaries
    $123,265/yr
    $95K$124K

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    HERE Technologies
    $135,000/yr
    Range: $118K - $151K
    5 salaries
    $135,000/yr
    $118K$151K
    ZS Associates
    $115,000/yr
    Range: $110K - $158K
    4 salaries
    $115,000/yr
    $110K$158K
    CCC Information Services
    $115,727/yr
    Range: $95K - $183K
    4 salaries
    $115,727/yr
    $95K$183K
    EPAM
    $97,968/yr
    Range: $95K - $100K
    3 salaries
    $97,968/yr
    $95K$100K
    Capital One
    $142,000/yr
    Range: $133K - $150K
    2 salaries
    About
    $133K - $150K
    $133K$150K
    Nokia
    $120,596/yr
    Range: $97K - $146K
    2 salaries
    About
    $97K - $146K
    $97K$146K
    FactSet
    $149,500/yr
    Range: $144K - $157K
    2 salaries
    About
    $144K - $157K
    $144K$157K
    Orbitz Worldwide
    $113,944/yr
    Range: $104K - $126K
    2 salaries
    About
    $104K - $126K
    $104K$126K
    Grubhub
    $136,500/yr
    Range: $129K - $143K
    2 salaries
    About
    $129K - $143K
    $129K$143K
    TriZetto
    $104,001/yr
    Range: $99K - $108K
    2 salaries
    About
    $99K - $108K
    $99K$108K
    Conversant
    $132,500/yr
    Range: $104K - $161K
    2 salaries
    About
    $104K - $161K
    $104K$161K
    Enova
    $120,000/yr
    Range: $115K - $126K
    2 salaries
    About
    $115K - $126K
    $115K$126K
    Ticketmaster
    $116,700/yr
    Range: $85K - $151K
    2 salaries
    About
    $85K - $151K
    $85K$151K

    Recent Salary Reports

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

    $157,500
    per year
    A Lead Software Engineer reported making $157,500 per year
    Additional Pay
    $20k cash bonus
    Job Highlights
    10+ years experience
    Full-time
     
    5001 to 10000 employees
    Company - Private
    $98,000
    per year
    A Lead Software Engineer reported making $98,000 per year
    Additional Pay
    $2k cash bonus
    Job Highlights
    10+ years experience
    Full-time
     
    10000+ employees
    Company - Private
    $150,000
    per year
    A Lead Software Engineer reported making $150,000 per year
    Additional Pay
    $25k cash bonus
    Job Highlights
    1-2 years experience
    Full-time
     
    10000+ employees
    Company - Public
    $144,400
    per year
    A Lead Software Engineer reported making $144,400 per year
    Additional Pay
    $4k cash bonus
    Job Highlights
    10+ years experience
    Full-time
     
    1001 to 5000 employees
    Subsidiary or Business Segment
    $140,000
    per year
    A Lead Software Engineer reported making $140,000 per year
    Additional Pay
    $15k cash bonus
    Job Highlights
    10+ years experience
    Full-time
     
    501 to 1000 employees
    Company - Private
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