A Lead Software Engineer with Java/J2EE skills earns an average salary of $114,670 per year. People in this job generally don't have more than 20 years' experience.

$80,935 - $143,958
$81K
$110K
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MEDIAN: $114,670
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$29.38 - $126.05
$29
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MEDIAN: $68.89
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National Salary Data (?
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$0$60K$120K$180K
Salary
$80,935 - $143,958  
   
Bonus
$1,713 - $23,885  
Profit Sharing
$1,973 - $22,301  
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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$81,546 - $159,178  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 19 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 188
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$50$100$150
Hourly Rate
$29.38 - $126.05  
   
Overtime
$90.00  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$100K$200K$300K
Bonus
$1,713 - $23,885  
   
Profit Sharing
$1,973 - $22,301  
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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$81,546 - $159,178  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 19 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 13

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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.

Key Stats for Lead Software Engineer

Gender

Female
10 %
Male
90 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 33 votes.
054
1-4 years
6%
5-9 years
28%
10-19 years
54%
20 years or more
11%
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Years in Fields/Career:
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Experience Affects Lead Software Engineer Salaries

Late-Career
up arrow 12%


National Average
$121,000

Entry-Level
up arrow 10%

Mid-Career
up arrow 15%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 33 votes.

Gender

Female
10 %
Male
90 %

Years of Experience

1-4 years
6%
5-9 years
28%
10-19 years
54%
20 years or more
11%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 91%
dental benefits
Dental: 79%
vision benefits
Vision: 77%
dental benefits
None: 7%
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