The average pay for a Lead Software Engineer is C$88,997 per year. Most people with this job move on to other positions after 20 years in this career. A skill in C++ Programming Language is associated with high pay for this job.

C$70,424 - C$112,068
(Median)
C$70K
C$89K
C$110K
MEDIAN: C$88,996
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90%

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C$29.23 - C$71.52
(Median)
C$29
C$45
C$72
MEDIAN: C$44.00
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90%

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National Salary Data (?
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C$0C$50KC$100KC$150K
Salary
C$70,424 - C$112,068  
   
Bonus
C$1,250 - C$13,000  
Profit Sharing
C$4,250  
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$69,428 - C$119,200  
Country: Canada | Currency: CAD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 131
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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C$0C$31C$62C$93
Hourly Rate
C$29.23 - C$71.52  
   
Overtime
C$87.32  
National Annualized Data (?
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C$0C$70KC$140KC$210K
Bonus
C$1,250 - C$13,000  
   
Profit Sharing
C$4,250  
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$69,428 - C$119,200  
Country: United States | Currency: CAD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 10
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Pay by Experience Level for Lead Software Engineer

Median of all compensation (including tips, bonus, and overtime) by years of experience.

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: C$91,085

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Experience Affects Lead Software Engineer Salaries

Late-Career
up arrow 17%


National Average
C$91,000


Entry-Level
up arrow 21%

Skills That Affect Lead Software Engineer Salaries

C++ Programming Language
up arrow 14%

C++
up arrow 7%

Android Operating System Development
up arrow 4%

Java
0%

National Average
C$91,000

SQL
up arrow 3%

.NET
up arrow 3%

C#
up arrow 4%

JavaScript
up arrow 6%

Android
up arrow 6%

C# Programming Language
up arrow 7%

ASP.NET Framework
up arrow 7%

ASP.NET
up arrow 11%

PHP
up arrow 15%

Linux
up arrow 19%

Job Satisfaction

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

Gender

Female
5 %
Male
95 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
1%
1-4 years
11%
5-9 years
35%
10-19 years
43%
20 years or more
11%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 85%
dental benefits
Dental: 76%
medical benefits
Vision: 61%
dental benefits
None: 13%
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