The average pay for a Lead Software Engineer is C$89,695 per year. Most people with this job move on to other positions after 20 years in this career. Skills that are associated with high pay for this job are Python and C++ Programming Language.

C$67,498 - C$119,186
C$67K
C$90K
C$120K
MEDIAN: C$90,054
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50%
90%
C$29.36 - C$71.52
C$29
C$59
C$72
MEDIAN: C$58.88
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50%
90%
C$0C$127K
Salary C$67,498 - C$119,186
Bonus C$0.00 - C$12,080
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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$66,687 - C$127,104
  • Country: Canada
  • Currency: CAD
  • Updated: 24 Jul 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 103
Hourly Data C$0C$90
Hourly Rate C$29.36 - C$71.52
Overtime C$86.06
Annual Data C$0C$127K
Bonus C$0.00 - C$12,080
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$66,687 - C$127,104
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: CAD
  • Updated: 24 Jul 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 10

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Pay by Experience Level for Lead Software Engineer

Pay by Experience for a Lead Software Engineer has a positive trend. An entry-level Lead Software Engineer with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of C$71,000 based on 20 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Lead Software Engineer with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of C$90,000 based on 61 salaries. An experienced Lead Software Engineer which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of C$98,000 based on 58 salaries. A Lead Software Engineer with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of C$119,000 based on 12 salaries.

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: C$93,709

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Key Stats for Lead Software Engineer

Gender

Female
3 %
Male
97 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 16 votes.
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 Engineer Salaries

Late-Career
▲26%

▲5%

National Average
C$94,000

▼4%

▼24%

Skills That Affect Lead Software Engineer Salaries

Python
▲17%

C++ Programming Language
▲12%

Android Operating System Development
▲8%

C++
▲4%

▲3%

JavaScript
▲3%

National Average
C$94,000

C#
▼7%

SQL
▼7%

Android
▼8%


▼10%

ASP.NET Framework
▼12%

ASP.NET
▼14%

PHP
▼18%

Linux
▼21%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 16 votes.

Gender

Female
3 %
Male
97 %

Years of Experience

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

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 83%
dental benefits
Dental: 73%
vision benefits
Vision: 58%
no benefits
None: 16%
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