Lead Software Engineer Salaries

5,439 SalariesUpdated May 7, 2021

Average Base Pay
$128,857 / yr
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How much does a Lead Software Engineer make?

The national average salary for a Lead Software Engineer is $128,857 in United States. Filter by location to see Lead Software Engineer salaries in your area. Salary estimates are based on 5,439 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by Lead Software Engineer employees.

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Lead Software Engineer

EPAM

$123,775/yr

Range: $96K - $182K

669 salaries

$123,775/yr
$96K$182K

Lead Software Engineer

Salesforce

$180,185/yr

Range: $99K - $271K

220 salaries

$180,185/yr
$99K$271K

Lead Software Engineer

Cadence Design Systems

$138,612/yr

Range: $101K - $165K

183 salaries

$138,612/yr
$101K$165K

Lead Software Engineer

Thomson Reuters

$118,483/yr

Range: $81K - $194K

168 salaries

$118,483/yr
$81K$194K

Lead Software Engineer

GlobalLogic

$122,278/yr

Range: $90K - $162K

162 salaries

$122,278/yr
$90K$162K

Lead Software Engineer

Macy's

$149,534/yr

Range: $93K - $170K

139 salaries

$149,534/yr
$93K$170K

Lead Software Engineer

GE Healthcare

$109,649/yr

Range: $88K - $130K

70 salaries

$109,649/yr
$88K$130K

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Lead Software Engineer

Capital One

$146,520/yr

Range: $131K - $197K

69 salaries

$146,520/yr
$131K$197K

Lead Software Engineer

Impetus Technologies

$108,659/yr

Range: $88K - $125K

65 salaries

$108,659/yr
$88K$125K

Lead Software Engineer

Deloitte

$96,759/yr

Range: $76K - $141K

60 salaries

$96,759/yr
$76K$141K

Lead Software Engineer

Optum

$134,298/yr

Range: $104K - $159K

53 salaries

$134,298/yr
$104K$159K

Lead Software Engineer

FactSet

$167,105/yr

Range: $137K - $192K

50 salaries

$167,105/yr
$137K$192K

Lead Software Engineer

Cox Automotive

$139,705/yr

Range: $117K - $183K

42 salaries

$139,705/yr
$117K$183K

Lead Software Engineer

CME Group

$134,227/yr

Range: $118K - $156K

41 salaries

$134,227/yr
$118K$156K

Lead Software Engineer

Visa Inc.

$162,873/yr

Range: $136K - $188K

40 salaries

$162,873/yr
$136K$188K

Lead Software Engineer

Vistaprint

$145,847/yr

Range: $121K - $166K

39 salaries

$145,847/yr
$121K$166K

Lead Software Engineer

Schweitzer Engineering Laboratories

$103,591/yr

Range: $90K - $123K

38 salaries

$103,591/yr
$90K$123K

Lead Software Engineer

Cerner

$141,745/yr

Range: $91K - $170K

32 salaries

$141,745/yr
$91K$170K

Lead Software Engineer

NIKE

$149,907/yr

Range: $133K - $171K

32 salaries

$149,907/yr
$133K$171K

Lead Software Engineer

GE

$119,675/yr

Range: $91K - $165K

31 salaries

$119,675/yr
$91K$165K

Recent Salary Reports

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

$136,000
per year
A Lead Software Engineer in the Seattle, WA Area area reported making $136,000 per year
Additional Pay
$6k cash bonus
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Seattle, WA Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public
$140,000
per year
A Lead Software Engineer in the Portland, OR Area area reported making $140,000 per year
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Portland, OR Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public
$105,000
per year
A Lead Software Engineer in the Orlando, FL Area area reported making $105,000 per year
Additional Pay
$23k cash bonus
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Orlando, FL Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public
$147,000
per year
A Lead Software Engineer in the Minneapolis-St. Paul, MN Area area reported making $147,000 per year
Additional Pay
$15k cash bonus
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Minneapolis-St. Paul, MN Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public
$125,000
per year
A Lead Software Engineer in the St. Louis, MO Area area reported making $125,000 per year
Additional Pay
$8k cash bonus
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
St. Louis, MO Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public
$140,000
per year
A Lead Software Engineer in the Indianapolis, IN Area area reported making $140,000 per year
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Indianapolis, IN Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public
$170,000
per year
A Lead Software Engineer in the Boston, MA Area area reported making $170,000 per year
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Boston, MA Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public
$120,000
per year
A Lead Software Engineer in the Atlanta, GA Area area reported making $120,000 per year
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Atlanta, GA Area area
Self-Employed
 
1 to 50 employees
Franchise
$225,000
per year
A Software Engineering Lead in the New York City, NY Area area reported making $225,000 per year
Additional Pay
$150k cash bonus
$175k stock bonus
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
New York City, NY Area area
Full-time
 
1001 to 5000 employees
Company - Private
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