How much does a Leader of Software Development make?

Updated Jul 7, 2021

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$91,034 /yr
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$46K

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$91K

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$180K

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The national average salary for Leader of Software Development is $91,034 per year in United States. Filter by location to see Leader of Software Development salaries in your area. Salaries estimates are based on 91 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by Leader of Software Development employees.

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L4
Leader of Software Development$91,034 /yr
L5
Principal Software Developer$139,326 /yr
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PMC-Sierra
4

PMC-Sierra

Leader of Software Development
About 

$157K -$169K

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$157K

$169K

$156,791 - $168,715 Range

Salesforce
4.4

Salesforce

Lead Member of Technical Staff Software Development

$176,137

 /yr
Range: $163K - $191K

$163K

$191K

$163,285 - $190,914 Range

Amazon
3.8

Amazon

Software Development Leader
About 

$156K -$203K

$156K

$203K

$156,375 - $202,527 Range

Amdocs
3.9

Amdocs

Software Development Group Leader
About 

$102K -$122K

$102K

$122K

$102,235 - $122,314 Range

PTC
3.9

PTC

Software Development Group Leader
About 

$100K -$113K

$100K

$113K

$100,483 - $113,496 Range

SPAR Group
3.5

SPAR Group

Software Development Group Leader
About 

$95K -$104K

$95K

$104K

$95,386 - $104,419 Range

Bruker
3.7

Bruker

Project Leader - Software Development
About 

$129K -$140K

$129K

$140K

$129,408 - $140,470 Range

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Nationwide
3.8

Nationwide

Software Development Leader
About 

$131K -$141K

$131K

$141K

$130,892 - $141,194 Range

Emerson
3.8

Emerson

Software Development Leader
About 

$88K -$96K

$88K

$96K

$87,721 - $95,525 Range

Baker Hughes
3.5

Baker Hughes

Software Development Leader
About 

$78K -$85K

$78K

$85K

$78,058 - $85,018 Range

Optime Consulting
4.6

Optime Consulting

Software Development Leader
About 

$82K -$89K

$82K

$89K

$82,230 - $88,938 Range

Summit Energy
3.8

Summit Energy

Software Development Leader
About 

$118K -$129K

$118K

$129K

$117,969 - $128,688 Range

PMC-Sierra
4

PMC-Sierra

Leader, Software Development
About 

$177K -$192K

$177K

$192K

$177,007 - $191,559 Range

Amdocs
3.9

Amdocs

Software Development Team Leader
About 

$101K -$109K

$101K

$109K

$101,202 - $109,410 Range

Industrial Scientific Corp
2.9

Industrial Scientific Corp

Software Development Team Leader
About 

$103K -$112K

$103K

$112K

$103,324 - $112,150 Range

4D Security Solutions, Inc
3.1

4D Security Solutions, Inc

Software Development Team Leader
About 

$131K -$142K

$131K

$142K

$130,794 - $142,279 Range

Cvision Technologies
3.8

Cvision Technologies

Software Development Team Leader
About 

$138K -$150K

$138K

$150K

$138,384 - $150,084 Range

Benchmark Systems
4.2

Benchmark Systems

Software Development Team Leader
About 

$127K -$138K

$127K

$138K

$126,807 - $138,324 Range

TMC Bonds
3.7

TMC Bonds

Software Development Group Leader
About 

$184K -$198K

$184K

$198K

$184,143 - $197,709 Range

EPAM
4.2

EPAM

Team Leader - Software Development
About 

$114K -$124K

$114K

$124K

$114,365 - $124,386 Range

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Frequently asked questions about a Leader of Software Development salaries

The national average salary for a Leader of Software Development is $91,034 per year in United States. Filter by location to see a Leader of Software Development salaries in your area. Salaries estimates are based on 91 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by a Leader of Software Development employees.

The highest salary for a Leader of Software Development in United States is $180,347 per year.

The lowest salary for a Leader of Software Development in United States is $45,951 per year.

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Recent Salary Reports

Below are the most recent leader of software development salary reports. Employer name has been removed to protect anonymity.

$14
hourly
A Leader In Development in the Dallas-Fort Worth, TX Area area reported making $14 per hour
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
Dallas-Fort Worth, TX Area area
Full-time
 
5001 to 10000 employees
Company - Private
$137,000
per year
A Leader Development in the Washington, DC Area area reported making $137,000 per year
Additional Pay
$3k cash bonus
Job Highlights
8-10 years experience
Washington, DC Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Private
$19
hourly
A Training and Organization Development Leader in the Point Pleasant, WV Area area reported making $19 per hour
Job Highlights
3-4 years experience
Point Pleasant, WV Area area
Full-time
 
1001 to 5000 employees
Hospital
$16
hourly
A Youth Development Leader in the Indianapolis, IN Area area reported making $16 per hour
Job Highlights
8-10 years experience
Indianapolis, IN Area area
Part-time
 
1 to 50 employees
Nonprofit Organization
$38,471
per year
A Leader In Development in the Houston, TX Area area reported making $38,471 per year
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
Houston, TX Area area
Full-time
 
5001 to 10000 employees
Company - Private
$225,000
per year
A Talent Development Leader in the New York City, NY Area area reported making $225,000 per year
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
New York City, NY Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Private
$101,507
per year
A PM Training and Development Leader Integrated Well Services in the Houston, TX Area area reported making $101,507 per year
Job Highlights
3-4 years experience
Houston, TX Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public
$11
hourly
A Youth Development Leader in the Austin, TX Area area reported making $11 per hour
Job Highlights
Austin, TX Area area
Full-time
 
1 to 50 employees
Nonprofit Organization
$11
hourly
A Youth Development Leader in the Austin, TX Area area reported making $11 per hour
Job Highlights
Austin, TX Area area
Part-time
 
201 to 500 employees
Nonprofit Organization
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