The average pay for a Lead Software Engineer is C$89,101 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$68,774 - C$113,900
C$69K
C$89K
C$110K
MEDIAN: C$89,101
10%
50%
90%

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C$30.17 - C$61.04
C$58
MEDIAN: C$58.21
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National Salary Data (?
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C$0C$50KC$100KC$150K
Salary
C$68,774 - C$113,900  
   
Bonus
C$970 - C$12,365  
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$68,080 - C$121,838  
Country: Canada | Currency: CAD | Updated: 18 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 125
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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C$0C$31C$62C$93
Hourly Rate
C$58.21  
   
Overtime
C$86.06  
National Annualized Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Take the PayScale Survey to find out how location influences pay for this job.
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C$0C$50KC$100KC$150K
Bonus
C$970 - C$12,365  
   
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$68,080 - C$121,838  
Country: United States | Currency: CAD | Updated: 18 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 8

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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$91,381

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Key Stats for Lead Software Engineer

Gender

Female
2 %
Male
98 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 10 votes.
1-4 years
11%
5-9 years
38%
10-19 years
41%
20 years or more
11%
Location:
Years in Fields/Career:
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Experience Affects Lead Software Engineer Salaries

Late-Career
▲25%

▲7%

National Average
C$91,000

▼2%

Entry-Level
▼22%

Skills That Affect Lead Software Engineer Salaries

C++ Programming Language
▲14%

Python
▲7%

C++
▲6%

Android Operating System Development
▲3%

Java
▼0%

SQL
▼0%

National Average
C$91,000

JavaScript
▼1%

.NET
▼4%

C#
▼5%

Android
▼6%

C# Programming Language
▼7%

ASP.NET Framework
▼7%

ASP.NET
▼12%

PHP
▼16%

Linux
▼19%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 10 votes.

Gender

Female
2 %
Male
98 %

Years of Experience

1-4 years
11%
5-9 years
38%
10-19 years
41%
20 years or more
11%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 85%
dental benefits
Dental: 76%
vision benefits
Vision: 59%
dental benefits
None: 12%
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