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Lead Software Engineer Salaries

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264,186 SalariesUpdated Feb 22, 2018
Average Base Pay
$128,858/yr
Not enough reports to show salary distribution
$87K
Low
$129K
Average
$183K
High

Additional Cash Compensation

Average$10,095
Range$2,276 - $26,557
How much does a Lead Software Engineer make?

The national average salary for a Lead Software Engineer is $128,858 in United States. Filter by location to see Lead Software Engineer salaries in your area. Salary estimates are based on 264,186 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by Lead Software Engineer employees.

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      Average Base Salaries in (USD)
      Company
      Average Base Salaries in (USD)
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      Thomson Reuters
      $108,367/yr
      Range: $72K - $156K
      128 salaries
      $108,367
      $72K$156K
      EPAM
      $97,157/yr
      Range: $72K - $140K
      116 salaries
      $97,157
      $72K$140K
      GE Healthcare
      $99,173/yr
      Range: $79K - $122K
      69 salaries
      $99,173
      $79K$122K
      Visa Inc.
      $145,066/yr
      Range: $120K - $170K
      29 salaries
      $145,066
      $120K$170K
      CME Group
      $122,574/yr
      Range: $107K - $142K
      27 salaries
      $122,574
      $107K$142K
      FactSet
      $151,031/yr
      Range: $120K - $179K
      27 salaries
      $151,031
      $120K$179K
      Bally Technologies
      $84,978/yr
      Range: $60K - $112K
      25 salaries
      $84,978
      $60K$112K

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      GE
      $108,340/yr
      Range: $82K - $150K
      25 salaries
      $108,340
      $82K$150K
      Schweitzer Engineering Laboratories, Inc.
      $93,375/yr
      Range: $79K - $108K
      24 salaries
      $93,375
      $79K$108K
      Vistaprint
      $126,020/yr
      Range: $110K - $143K
      24 salaries
      $126,020
      $110K$143K
      PNC Financial Services Group
      $97,582/yr
      Range: $86K - $108K
      23 salaries
      $97,582
      $86K$108K
      Ciena
      $113,204/yr
      Range: $99K - $139K
      23 salaries
      $113,204
      $99K$139K
      Down East Enterprises
      $102,133/yr
      Range: $89K - $110K
      23 salaries
      $102,133
      $89K$110K
      Inovant
      $138,205/yr
      Range: $119K - $156K
      21 salaries
      $138,205
      $119K$156K
      EFI
      $114,122/yr
      Range: $94K - $138K
      21 salaries
      $114,122
      $94K$138K
      Hewlett-Packard
      $121,385/yr
      Range: $88K - $153K
      19 salaries
      $121,385
      $88K$153K
      Enterprise
      $105,517/yr
      Range: $97K - $121K
      17 salaries
      $105,517
      $97K$121K
      GE Aviation
      $85,844/yr
      Range: $76K - $103K
      16 salaries
      $85,844
      $76K$103K
      MobiTV
      $135,790/yr
      Range: $124K - $150K
      15 salaries
      $135,790
      $124K$150K
      SLK America
      $84,956/yr
      Range: $70K - $118K
      15 salaries
      $84,956
      $70K$118K

      Recent Salary Reports

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

      $135,000
      per year
      A Software Engineer/Technical Lead in the Los Angeles, CA Area area reported making $135,000 per year
      Additional Pay
      $2 stock bonus
      Job Highlights
      10+ years experience
      Los Angeles, CA Area area
      Full-time
       
      10000+ employees
      Company - Public
      $165,000
      per year
      A Lead Software Engineer in the San Francisco, CA Area area reported making $165,000 per year
      Additional Pay
      $25k cash bonus
      $35k stock bonus
      Job Highlights
      5-7 years experience
      San Francisco, CA Area area
      Full-time
       
      10000+ employees
      Company - Public
      $92,095
      per year
      A Lead Software Engineer in the Sacramento, CA Area area reported making $92,095 per year
      Job Highlights
      10+ years experience
      Sacramento, CA Area area
      Full-time
       
      1001 to 5000 employees
      Company - Private
      $120,000
      per year
      A Lead Software Engineer in the New York City, NY Area area reported making $120,000 per year
      Job Highlights
      10+ years experience
      New York City, NY Area area
      Full-time
       
      10000+ employees
      Company - Public
      $141,000
      per year
      A Lead Software Engineer in the Ann Arbor, MI Area area reported making $141,000 per year
      Job Highlights
      Ann Arbor, MI Area area
      Full-time
       
      501 to 1000 employees
      Company - Private
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