Mid-Career Lead Software Development Engineer (SDE) Salary

The average pay for a Mid-Career Lead Software Development Engineer (SDE) is $97,214 per year. A skill in Java/J2EE is associated with high pay for this job.

$73,888 - $140,571
$74K
$99K
$140K
MEDIAN: $98,984
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$0$145K
Salary $73,888 - $140,571
Bonus $970 - $19,489
Profit Sharing $-0.50 - $15,205
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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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$75,895 - $145,597
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 25 Jul 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 189

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Key Stats for Lead Software Development Engineer (SDE)

Gender

Female
4 %
Male
96 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 40 votes.
5-9 years
67%
10-19 years
33%
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Skills That Affect Lead Software Development Engineer (SDE) Salaries

Java/J2EE
▲12%

Object Oriented Programming (OOP)
▲6%

National Average
$102,000

Java
▼2%

C++
▼3%

C
▼3%

.NET
▼4%

JavaScript
▼4%

ASP.NET Framework
▼4%

ASP.NET
▼5%

C# Programming Language
▼6%

C#
▼7%

Embedded / Real-Time / RTOS
▼7%

Microsoft SQL Server
▼11%

HTML
▼11%

SQL
▼13%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 40 votes.

Gender

Female
4 %
Male
96 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 86%
dental benefits
Dental: 77%
vision benefits
Vision: 70%
no benefits
None: 13%
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