Lyft Software Engineer Salaries

Updated May 16, 2022



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530 Salaries


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$20,602 Avg

Cash Bonus

Reported in 9 salaries

$3 - $55,492 Range

$140,035 Avg

Stock Bonus

Reported in 40 salaries

$3,243 - $240,491 Range
Profit Sharing, Commission Sharing, Tips have not been reported for this role

How much does a Software Engineer at Lyft make?

The typical Lyft Software Engineer salary is $188,689 per year. Software Engineer salaries at Lyft can range from $38,311 - $319,704 per year. This estimate is based upon 530 Lyft Software Engineer salary report(s) provided by employees or estimated based upon statistical methods. When factoring in bonuses and additional compensation, a Software Engineer at Lyft can expect to make an average total pay of $189,838 per year.


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The average salary for a Software Engineer is $108,249 per year in United States, which is 42% lower than the average Lyft salary of $188,689 per year for this job.

The salary trajectory of a Software Engineer ranges between locations and employers. The salary starts at $117,019 per year and goes up to $197,798 per year for the highest level of seniority.

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