Lead Software Engineer Salaries

256,924 Salaries

Average Base Pay
$114,945 / yr
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Additional Cash Compensation

Average$9,368
Range$2,115 - $24,137

How much does a Lead Software Engineer make?

The national average salary for a Lead Software Engineer is $114,945 in United States. Filter by location to see Lead Software Engineer salaries in your area. Salary estimates are based on 256,924 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by Lead Software Engineer employees.

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Lead Software Engineer

EPAM

$120,756/yr

Range: $92K - $163K

351 salaries

$120,756/yr
$92K$163K

Lead Software Engineer

Thomson Reuters

$113,250/yr

Range: $78K - $187K

146 salaries

$113,250/yr
$78K$187K

Lead Software Engineer

GlobalLogic

$119,679/yr

Range: $89K - $154K

85 salaries

$119,679/yr
$89K$154K

Lead Software Engineer

GE Healthcare

$104,697/yr

Range: $85K - $125K

70 salaries

$104,697/yr
$85K$125K

Lead Software Engineer

Salesforce

$174,117/yr

Range: $101K - $198K

63 salaries

$174,117/yr
$101K$198K

Lead Software Engineer

FactSet

$160,925/yr

Range: $125K - $185K

39 salaries

$160,925/yr
$125K$185K

Lead Software Engineer

Vistaprint

$140,280/yr

Range: $117K - $160K

36 salaries

$140,280/yr
$117K$160K

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Lead Software Engineer

Capital One

$147,965/yr

Range: $127K - $189K

34 salaries

$147,965/yr
$127K$189K

Lead Software Engineer

Impetus Technologies

$103,321/yr

Range: $85K - $120K

34 salaries

$103,321/yr
$85K$120K

Lead Software Engineer

Visa Inc.

$155,830/yr

Range: $131K - $181K

33 salaries

$155,830/yr
$131K$181K

Lead Software Engineer

CME Group

$129,394/yr

Range: $114K - $150K

32 salaries

$129,394/yr
$114K$150K

Lead Software Engineer

Macy's

$122,000/yr

Range: $93K - $161K

29 salaries

$122,000/yr
$93K$161K

Lead Software Engineer

Deloitte

$88,125/yr

Range: $73K - $136K

29 salaries

$88,125/yr
$73K$136K

Lead Software Engineer

GE

$115,250/yr

Range: $88K - $159K

29 salaries

$115,250/yr
$88K$159K

Lead Software Engineer

Schweitzer Engineering Laboratories

$98,598/yr

Range: $84K - $117K

28 salaries

$98,598/yr
$84K$117K

Lead Software Engineer

Bally Technologies

$89,235/yr

Range: $62K - $120K

25 salaries

$89,235/yr
$62K$120K

Lead Software Engineer

PNC Financial Services Group

$103,056/yr

Range: $91K - $114K

25 salaries

$103,056/yr
$91K$114K

Lead Software Engineer

Cadence Design Systems

$122,955/yr

Range: $99K - $151K

24 salaries

$122,955/yr
$99K$151K

Lead Software Engineer

EFI

$122,489/yr

Range: $99K - $142K

24 salaries

$122,489/yr
$99K$142K

Lead Software Engineer

Cox Automotive

$134,854/yr

Range: $113K - $170K

24 salaries

$134,854/yr
$113K$170K
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Recent Salary Reports

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$100,000
per year
A Lead Software Engineer in the Washington, DC Area area reported making $100,000 per year
Job Highlights
8-10 years experience
Washington, DC Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public
$155,000
per year
A Lead Software Engineer in the Los Angeles, CA Area area reported making $155,000 per year
Additional Pay
$5k stock bonus
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Los Angeles, CA Area area
Full-time
 
1001 to 5000 employees
Company - Public
$100,000
per year
A Lead Software Engineer in the Jacksonville, FL Area area reported making $100,000 per year
Additional Pay
$10k cash bonus
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Jacksonville, FL Area area
Full-time
 
201 to 500 employees
Subsidiary or Business Segment
$103,000
per year
A Lead Software Engineer in the Pittsburgh, PA Area area reported making $103,000 per year
Additional Pay
$3k cash bonus
$125k stock bonus
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Pittsburgh, PA Area area
Full-time
 
1001 to 5000 employees
Company - Public
$141,000
per year
A Lead Software Engineer in the San Jose, CA Area area reported making $141,000 per year
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
San Jose, CA Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Private
$120,000
per year
A Lead Software Engineer in the San Jose, CA Area area reported making $120,000 per year
Additional Pay
$5k cash bonus
Job Highlights
8-10 years experience
San Jose, CA Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public
$130,000
per year
A Lead Software Development Engineer in the Bellingham, WA Area area reported making $130,000 per year
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Bellingham, WA Area area
Full-time
 
201 to 500 employees
Company - Private
$165,000
per year
A Lead Software Engineer in the San Francisco, CA Area area reported making $165,000 per year
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
San Francisco, CA Area area
Full-time
 
51 to 200 employees
Company - Private
$165,000
per year
A Lead Software Engineer in the San Francisco, CA Area area reported making $165,000 per year
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
San Francisco, CA Area area
Full-time
 
51 to 200 employees
Company - Private
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