Median pay for Lead Software Development Engineers in Seattle, Wash. lies in the neighborhood of $126K annually. Among survey respondents, men are more common than women; 81 percent of Seattle Lead Software Development Engineers are male. Most Lead Software Development Engineers in Seattle like their work and job satisfaction is high. Medical and dental benefits are awarded to nearly all, and most earn vision coverage. The information for this snapshot was generated by responses to the PayScale salary survey.

$96,741 - $154,993
(Median)
$97K
$130K
$150K
MEDIAN: $126,484
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Salary
$96,741 - $154,993  
   
Bonus
$2,492 - $31,027  
Profit Sharing
$14,680  
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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$107,440 - $172,745  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 37
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Experience Affects Lead Software Development Engineer (SDE) Salaries

Late-Career
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National Average
$135,000

Mid-Career
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Skills That Affect Lead Software Development Engineer (SDE) Salaries

HTML
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Java
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C++
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National Average
$135,000

ASP.NET Framework
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JavaScript
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Linux
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SQL
up arrow 10%

ASP.NET
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C
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C#
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.NET
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C# Programming Language
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Gender

Female
19 %
Male
81 %

Years of Experience

1-4 years
14%
5-9 years
14%
10-19 years
41%
20 years or more
32%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 94%
dental benefits
Dental: 91%
medical benefits
Vision: 82%
dental benefits
None: 6%
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