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Lead Software Engineer Salaries in Chicago, IL Area

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Average Base Pay
$111,376/yr
14% below national average
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$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
    $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
    CCC Information Services
    $115,727/yr
    Range: $95K - $183K
    4 salaries
    $115,727/yr
    $95K$183K
    ZS Associates
    $110,000/yr
    Range: $110K - $120K
    3 salaries
    $110,000/yr
    $110K$120K
    EPAM
    $97,968/yr
    Range: $95K - $100K
    3 salaries
    $97,968/yr
    $95K$100K
    Capital One
    $142,000/yr
    Range: $134K - $151K
    2 salaries
    About
    $134K - $151K
    $134K$151K
    Nokia
    $120,596/yr
    Range: $99K - $144K
    2 salaries
    About
    $99K - $144K
    $99K$144K
    FactSet
    $149,500/yr
    Range: $144K - $155K
    2 salaries
    About
    $144K - $155K
    $144K$155K
    Orbitz Worldwide
    $113,944/yr
    Range: $103K - $125K
    2 salaries
    About
    $103K - $125K
    $103K$125K
    Grubhub
    $136,500/yr
    Range: $129K - $144K
    2 salaries
    About
    $129K - $144K
    $129K$144K
    TriZetto
    $104,001/yr
    Range: $99K - $109K
    2 salaries
    About
    $99K - $109K
    $99K$109K
    Conversant
    $132,500/yr
    Range: $105K - $162K
    2 salaries
    About
    $105K - $162K
    $105K$162K
    Enova
    $120,000/yr
    Range: $116K - $126K
    2 salaries
    About
    $116K - $126K
    $116K$126K
    Ticketmaster
    $116,700/yr
    Range: $86K - $151K
    2 salaries
    About
    $86K - $151K
    $86K$151K

    Recent Salary Reports

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

    $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
    $125,400
    per year
    A Lead Software Engineer reported making $125,400 per year
    Additional Pay
    $18k cash bonus
    Job Highlights
    8-10 years experience
    Full-time
     
    1001 to 5000 employees
    Company - Public
    $154,000
    per year
    A Lead Software Engineer reported making $154,000 per year
    Additional Pay
    $15k cash bonus
    Job Highlights
    3-4 years experience
    Full-time
     
    501 to 1000 employees
    Company - Private
    $121,000
    per year
    A Lead Software Engineer reported making $121,000 per year
    Additional Pay
    $8 cash bonus
    Job Highlights
    5-7 years experience
    Full-time
     
    51 to 200 employees
    Company - Private
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