Lead Developer Salaries

104,439 Salaries

Average Base Pay
$97,169 / yr
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Additional Cash Compensation

Average$6,273
Range$1,389 - $20,330

How much does a Lead Developer make?

The national average salary for a Lead Developer is $97,169 in United States. Filter by location to see Lead Developer salaries in your area. Salary estimates are based on 104,439 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by Lead Developer employees.

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Lead Developer

Headstrong

$95,068/yr

Range: $72K - $120K

65 salaries

$95,068/yr
$72K$120K

Lead Developer

Office Depot

$120,887/yr

Range: $108K - $128K

24 salaries

$120,887/yr
$108K$128K

Lead Developer

American Express

$104,716/yr

Range: $93K - $142K

20 salaries

$104,716/yr
$93K$142K

Lead Developer

Countrywide Home Loans

$126,934/yr

Range: $115K - $146K

20 salaries

$126,934/yr
$115K$146K

Lead Developer

IBM

$82,797/yr

Range: $72K - $88K

19 salaries

$82,797/yr
$72K$88K

Lead Developer

BNY Mellon

$88,306/yr

Range: $70K - $97K

14 salaries

$88,306/yr
$70K$97K

Lead Developer

Vitech Systems Group

$126,091/yr

Range: $119K - $152K

13 salaries

$126,091/yr
$119K$152K

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Lead Developer

The Washington Post

$132,184/yr

Range: $125K - $142K

13 salaries

$132,184/yr
$125K$142K

Lead Developer

FINRA

$136,036/yr

Range: $126K - $151K

12 salaries

$136,036/yr
$126K$151K

Lead Developer

athenahealth

$155,418/yr

Range: $125K - $192K

11 salaries

$155,418/yr
$125K$192K

Lead Developer

Tata Consultancy Services

$78,795/yr

Range: $70K - $108K

11 salaries

$78,795/yr
$70K$108K

Lead Developer

Microsoft

$179,821/yr

Range: $137K - $216K

11 salaries

$179,821/yr
$137K$216K

Lead Developer

Sears

$106,728/yr

Range: $94K - $165K

10 salaries

$106,728/yr
$94K$165K

Lead Developer

Opus Consulting Solutions

$76,318/yr

Range: $73K - $94K

8 salaries

$76,318/yr
$73K$94K

Lead Developer

Merkle

$135,489/yr

Range: $130K - $846K

8 salaries

$135,489/yr
$130K$846K

Lead Developer

SAP SuccessFactors

$104,030/yr

Range: $99K - $112K

8 salaries

$104,030/yr
$99K$112K

Lead Developer

Equitable

$107,659/yr

Range: $92K - $136K

7 salaries

$107,659/yr
$92K$136K

Lead Developer

Ignify

$98,165/yr

Range: $98K - $108K

6 salaries

$98,165/yr
$98K$108K

Lead Developer

VML

$91,712/yr

Range: $72K - $113K

6 salaries

$91,712/yr
$72K$113K

Lead Developer

Playdom

$146,934/yr

Range: $132K - $168K

6 salaries

$146,934/yr
$132K$168K
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Recent Salary Reports

Below are the most recent lead developer salary reports. Employer name has been removed to protect anonymity.

$140,000
per year
A Lead Software Developer in the Washington, DC Area area reported making $140,000 per year
Additional Pay
$5 profit sharing
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Washington, DC Area area
Full-time
 
51 to 200 employees
Company - Private
$60,000
per year
A Lead Programmer in the Phoenix, AZ Area area reported making $60,000 per year
Job Highlights
3-4 years experience
Phoenix, AZ Area area
 
Full-time
1 to 50 employees
$60,000
per year
A Lead Programmer in the Phoenix, AZ Area area reported making $60,000 per year
Job Highlights
3-4 years experience
Phoenix, AZ Area area
 
Full-time
Company - Private
$97,000
per year
A Lead Developer in the New York City, NY Area area reported making $97,000 per year
Additional Pay
$3k cash bonus
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
New York City, NY Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public
$115,000
per year
A Lead Programmer in the Los Angeles, CA Area area reported making $115,000 per year
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Los Angeles, CA Area area
Full-time
 
1 to 50 employees
Company - Private
$80,000
per year
A Lead Programmer in the Orlando, FL Area area reported making $80,000 per year
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Orlando, FL Area area
Full-time
 
1 to 50 employees
Company - Private
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