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Lead Software Engineer Salaries

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258,757 SalariesUpdated Nov 19, 2017
Average Base Pay
$132,550/yr
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$92K
Low
$133K
Average
$177K
High

Additional Cash Compensation

Average$10,296
Range$2,314 - $27,142
How much does a Lead Software Engineer make?

The national average salary for a Lead Software Engineer is $132,550 in United States. Filter by location to see Lead Software Engineer salaries in your area. Salary estimates are based on 258,757 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by Lead Software Engineer employees.

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      Thomson Reuters
      $107,740/yr
      122 salaries
      $107,740/yr
      $72K$156K
      EPAM
      $96,207/yr
      112 salaries
      $96,207/yr
      $72K$140K
      GE Healthcare
      $99,308/yr
      68 salaries
      $99,308/yr
      $79K$122K
      FactSet
      $151,031/yr
      27 salaries
      $151,031/yr
      $120K$179K
      CME Group
      $122,480/yr
      26 salaries
      $122,480/yr
      $107K$142K
      Bally Technologies
      $84,978/yr
      25 salaries
      $84,978/yr
      $60K$112K
      Visa Inc.
      $143,261/yr
      25 salaries
      $143,261/yr
      $120K$165K

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      GE
      $108,340/yr
      25 salaries
      $108,340/yr
      $82K$150K
      PNC Financial Services Group
      $97,933/yr
      24 salaries
      $97,933/yr
      $86K$108K
      Vistaprint
      $126,020/yr
      24 salaries
      $126,020/yr
      $110K$143K
      Ciena
      $113,204/yr
      23 salaries
      $113,204/yr
      $99K$139K
      Down East Enterprises
      $102,133/yr
      23 salaries
      $102,133/yr
      $89K$110K
      Schweitzer Engineering Laboratories, Inc.
      $93,865/yr
      22 salaries
      $93,865/yr
      $79K$108K
      Inovant
      $138,205/yr
      21 salaries
      $138,205/yr
      $119K$156K
      EFI
      $114,122/yr
      21 salaries
      $114,122/yr
      $94K$138K
      Hewlett-Packard
      $121,385/yr
      19 salaries
      $121,385/yr
      $88K$153K
      SuccessFactors
      $126,141/yr
      18 salaries
      $126,141/yr
      $104K$147K
      Enterprise
      $105,517/yr
      17 salaries
      $105,517/yr
      $97K$121K
      MobiTV
      $135,790/yr
      15 salaries
      $135,790/yr
      $124K$150K
      Lemko
      $87,840/yr
      15 salaries
      $87,840/yr
      $74K$101K

      Recent Salary Reports

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

      $174,000
      per year
      A Lead Software Engineer in the Seattle, WA Area area reported making $174,000 per year
      Additional Pay
      $25k stock bonus
      Job Highlights
      10+ years experience
      Seattle, WA Area area
      Full-time
       
      1001 to 5000 employees
      Subsidiary or Business Segment
      $124,000
      per year
      A Lead Software Engineer in the Chicago, IL Area area reported making $124,000 per year
      Additional Pay
      $12k cash bonus
      $300 stock bonus
      Job Highlights
      5-7 years experience
      Chicago, IL Area area
      Full-time
       
      1001 to 5000 employees
      Company - Public
      $90,000
      per year
      A Lead Software Engineer in the Houston, TX Area area reported making $90,000 per year
      Job Highlights
      8-10 years experience
      Houston, TX Area area
      Full-time
       
      10000+ employees
      Company - Public
      $120,000
      per year
      A Lead Software Engineer in the Los Angeles, CA Area area reported making $120,000 per year
      Job Highlights
      10+ years experience
      Los Angeles, CA Area area
      Full-time
       
      201 to 500 employees
      Company - Public
      $98,000
      per year
      A Lead Software Engineer in the New York City, NY Area area reported making $98,000 per year
      Job Highlights
      3-4 years experience
      New York City, NY Area area
      Full-time
       
      1001 to 5000 employees
      Company - Private
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