Lead Engineer Salaries

12,713 SalariesUpdated Jun 19, 2021

Average Base Pay
$89,748 / yr
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How much does a Lead Engineer make?

The national average salary for a Lead Engineer is $89,748 in United States. Filter by location to see Lead Engineer salaries in your area. Salary estimates are based on 12,713 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by Lead Engineer employees.

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Lead Engineer

Wipro

$76,255/yr

Range: $23K - $122K

9,471 salaries

$76,255/yr
$23K$122K

Lead Engineer

GE Aviation

$104,892/yr

Range: $82K - $136K

290 salaries

$104,892/yr
$82K$136K

Lead Engineer

Target

$153,157/yr

Range: $112K - $211K

218 salaries

$153,157/yr
$112K$211K

Lead Engineer

GE

$104,211/yr

Range: $73K - $139K

214 salaries

$104,211/yr
$73K$139K

Lead Engineer

Booz Allen Hamilton

$125,763/yr

Range: $83K - $186K

120 salaries

$125,763/yr
$83K$186K

Lead Engineer

Whirlpool Corporation

$117,728/yr

Range: $94K - $154K

86 salaries

$117,728/yr
$94K$154K

Lead Engineer

Mentor Graphics

$180,967/yr

Range: $181K - $189K

77 salaries

$180,967/yr
$181K$189K

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Lead Engineer

GE Power

$97,048/yr

Range: $81K - $127K

72 salaries

$97,048/yr
$81K$127K

Lead Engineer

Openet

$130,005/yr

Range: $123K - $145K

64 salaries

$130,005/yr
$123K$145K

Lead Engineer

HCL Technologies

$75,478/yr

Range: $64K - $100K

57 salaries

$75,478/yr
$64K$100K

Lead Engineer

Eaton

$105,138/yr

Range: $89K - $128K

54 salaries

$105,138/yr
$89K$128K

Lead Engineer

MITRE

$151,363/yr

Range: $131K - $170K

38 salaries

$151,363/yr
$131K$170K

Lead Engineer

QuEST Global

$76,814/yr

Range: $59K - $109K

36 salaries

$76,814/yr
$59K$109K

Lead Engineer

Boeing

$154,904/yr

Range: $92K - $208K

35 salaries

$154,904/yr
$92K$208K

Lead Engineer

J.P. Morgan

$126,152/yr

Range: $108K - $158K

33 salaries

$126,152/yr
$108K$158K

Lead Engineer

Ciena

$122,793/yr

Range: $110K - $164K

32 salaries

$122,793/yr
$110K$164K

Lead Engineer

Fractal

$101,533/yr

Range: $102K - $102K

31 salaries

$101,533/yr
$102K$102K

Lead Engineer

Baker Hughes

$104,571/yr

Range: $74K - $131K

30 salaries

$104,571/yr
$74K$131K

Lead Engineer

GE Global Research

$126,999/yr

Range: $112K - $148K

28 salaries

$126,999/yr
$112K$148K

Lead Engineer

TransUnion

$117,021/yr

Range: $88K - $152K

23 salaries

$117,021/yr
$88K$152K

Recent Salary Reports

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

$128,000
per year
A Lead Engineer in the Los Angeles, CA Area area reported making $128,000 per year
Additional Pay
$6k cash bonus
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Los Angeles, CA Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public
$145,000
per year
A Lead Engineer in the Boston, MA Area area reported making $145,000 per year
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Boston, MA Area area
Full-time
 
51 to 200 employees
Franchise
$97,010
per year
A Lead Engineer in the Charleston, SC Area area reported making $97,010 per year
Job Highlights
3-4 years experience
Charleston, SC Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public
$75,000
per year
A Lead Engineer in the Indianapolis, IN Area area reported making $75,000 per year
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
Indianapolis, IN Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public
$180,000
per year
An Engineering Lead in the San Francisco, CA Area area reported making $180,000 per year
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
San Francisco, CA Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public
$131,901
per year
A Lead Engineer in the Houston, TX Area area reported making $131,901 per year
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Houston, TX Area area
Full-time
 
201 to 500 employees
Contract
$115,000
per year
A Lead Engineer in the Houston, TX Area area reported making $115,000 per year
Additional Pay
$6k cash bonus
Job Highlights
3-4 years experience
Houston, TX Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public
$140,000
per year
A Lead Engineer in the Los Angeles, CA Area area reported making $140,000 per year
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Los Angeles, CA Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public
$90,000
per year
An Engineer Lead in the Dallas-Fort Worth, TX Area area reported making $90,000 per year
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Dallas-Fort Worth, TX Area area
Full-time
 
5001 to 10000 employees
Nonprofit Organization
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