The average pay for a Lead Software Development Engineer (SDE) is C$92,929 per year. Most people with this job move on to other positions after 20 years in this career.

C$73,280 - C$118,513
C$73K
C$95K
C$120K
MEDIAN: C$95,203
10%
50%
90%
C$16.50 - C$75.00
C$25
MEDIAN: C$25.00
50%
C$0C$123K
Salary C$73,280 - C$118,513
Bonus C$1,027 - C$14,967
Profit Sharing C$1,850
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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C$71,015 - C$123,681
  • Country: Canada
  • Currency: CAD
  • Updated: 11 Jul 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 75
Hourly Data C$0C$75
Hourly Rate C$25.00
Overtime C$23.75
Annual Data C$0C$123K
Bonus C$1,027 - C$14,967
Profit Sharing C$1,850
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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C$71,015 - C$123,681
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: CAD
  • Updated: 11 Jul 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 5

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Pay by Experience Level for Lead Software Development Engineer (SDE)

Pay by Experience for a Lead Software Development Engineer (SDE) has a negative trend. An entry-level Lead Software Development Engineer (SDE) with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of C$100,000 based on 17 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Lead Software Development Engineer (SDE) with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of C$97,000 based on 42 salaries. An experienced Lead Software Development Engineer (SDE) which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of C$114,000 based on 31 salaries. A Lead Software Development Engineer (SDE) with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of C$94,000 based on 7 salaries.

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: C$101,196

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Key Stats for Lead Software Development Engineer (SDE)

Gender

Female
9 %
Male
91 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 8 votes.
Less than 1 year
1%
1-4 years
10%
5-9 years
38%
10-19 years
43%
20 years or more
9%
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Experience Affects Lead Software Development Engineer (SDE) Salaries

▲13%

National Average
C$101,000

Entry-Level
▼1%

▼5%

Late-Career
▼7%

Skills That Affect Lead Software Development Engineer (SDE) Salaries

▲4%

National Average
C$101,000

C++
▼2%

SQL
▼2%

HTML
▼8%

Linux
▼9%


▼11%

JavaScript
▼11%

C#
▼13%

Oracle
▼13%

▼16%

ASP.NET Framework
▼18%


PHP
▼22%

Project Management
▼23%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 8 votes.

Gender

Female
9 %
Male
91 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
1%
1-4 years
10%
5-9 years
38%
10-19 years
43%
20 years or more
9%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 89%
dental benefits
Dental: 81%
vision benefits
Vision: 71%
no benefits
None: 10%
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