Lead Engineer Average Salary

Lead Engineer Total Pay (?
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$64,071 - $137,377
(Median)
64K
95K
140K
MEDIAN: $95,358
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90%

Lead Engineer is most closely related to Lead Software Development Engineer (SDE)

A lead software development engineer will lead efforts to create software that fits certain needs within a company. Work may be done for a consulting company that provides software solutions to various companies, or it may be done directly for a company. This software can have various purposes. In any ...
Average Salary (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross, national 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Pay can vary greatly by location. To view local data, take the PayScale survey.
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(Median)
$75K
$110K
$160K
MEDIAN: $107,806
10%
50%
90%
Popular Employers
Lead Software Development Engineer (SDE) - Amazon.com Inc , salaries: $120,079
Lead Software Development Engineer (SDE) - Microsoft Corp , salaries: $146,485
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