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Lead Engineer Salaries

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68,284 SalariesUpdated May 21, 2018
Average Base Pay
$88,013/yr
Not enough reports to show salary distribution
$64K
Low
$88K
Average
$124K
High

Additional Cash Compensation

Average$6,539
Range$1,456 - $18,995
How much does a Lead Engineer make?

The national average salary for a Lead Engineer is $88,013 in United States. Filter by location to see Lead Engineer salaries in your area. Salary estimates are based on 68,284 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by Lead Engineer employees.

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      Average Base Salaries in (USD)
      Company
      Average Base Salaries in (USD)
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      High
      Wipro
      $80,585/yr
      Range: $51K - $105K
      3,647 salaries
      $80,585
      $51K$105K
      Infosys
      $75,000/yr
      Range: $63K - $99K
      156 salaries
      $75,000
      $63K$99K
      GE
      $95,301/yr
      Range: $74K - $124K
      115 salaries
      $95,301
      $74K$124K
      Whirlpool Corporation
      $102,289/yr
      Range: $85K - $121K
      63 salaries
      $102,289
      $85K$121K
      GE Aviation
      $89,554/yr
      Range: $70K - $106K
      61 salaries
      $89,554
      $70K$106K
      HCL Technologies
      $70,096/yr
      Range: $60K - $100K
      47 salaries
      $70,096
      $60K$100K
      Openet
      $120,913/yr
      Range: $112K - $132K
      43 salaries
      $120,913
      $112K$132K

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      Ciena
      $112,855/yr
      Range: $97K - $146K
      32 salaries
      $112,855
      $97K$146K
      GE Power
      $92,405/yr
      Range: $78K - $114K
      30 salaries
      $92,405
      $78K$114K
      Eaton
      $97,495/yr
      Range: $80K - $109K
      30 salaries
      $97,495
      $80K$109K
      J.P. Morgan
      $116,326/yr
      Range: $92K - $182K
      30 salaries
      $116,326
      $92K$182K
      Booz Allen Hamilton
      $109,351/yr
      Range: $85K - $130K
      27 salaries
      $109,351
      $85K$130K
      GlobalLogic
      $88,676/yr
      Range: $72K - $120K
      24 salaries
      $88,676
      $72K$120K
      MITRE
      $134,120/yr
      Range: $121K - $142K
      23 salaries
      $134,120
      $121K$142K
      GE Global Research
      $110,947/yr
      Range: $97K - $129K
      22 salaries
      $110,947
      $97K$129K
      Target
      $137,064/yr
      Range: $112K - $168K
      22 salaries
      $137,064
      $112K$168K
      Volvo Trucks
      $95,350/yr
      Range: $88K - $109K
      18 salaries
      $95,350
      $88K$109K
      HERE Technologies
      $120,771/yr
      Range: $98K - $162K
      17 salaries
      $120,771
      $98K$162K
      Parsons Brinckerhoff
      $99,877/yr
      Range: $89K - $115K
      13 salaries
      $99,877
      $89K$115K
      Micron Technology
      $102,643/yr
      Range: $82K - $116K
      11 salaries
      $102,643
      $82K$116K

      Recent Salary Reports

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

      $112,700
      per year
      A Lead Engineer in the Chicago, IL Area area reported making $112,700 per year
      Additional Pay
      $11k cash bonus
      Job Highlights
      8-10 years experience
      Chicago, IL Area area
      Full-time
       
      1001 to 5000 employees
      Subsidiary or Business Segment
      $9,404
      monthly
      A Lead Engineer in the New York City, NY Area area reported making $9,404 per month
      Additional Pay
      $12k cash bonus
      Job Highlights
      10+ years experience
      New York City, NY Area area
      Full-time
       
      10000+ employees
      Subsidiary or Business Segment
      $110,749
      per year
      A Senior Lead Engineer in the Washington, DC Area area reported making $110,749 per year
      Job Highlights
      10+ years experience
      Washington, DC Area area
      Full-time
       
      10000+ employees
      Company - Public
      $115,000
      per year
      A Lead Engineer in the New York City, NY Area area reported making $115,000 per year
      Additional Pay
      $11k cash bonus
      Job Highlights
      10+ years experience
      New York City, NY Area area
      Full-time
       
      1001 to 5000 employees
      Company - Private
      $92,000
      per year
      A Lead Engineer in the Washington, DC Area area reported making $92,000 per year
      Job Highlights
      3-4 years experience
      Washington, DC Area area
      Full-time
       
      1001 to 5000 employees
      Company - Private
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