A Lead Software Engineer with Linux skills earns an average salary of $116,231 per year.

$75,345 - $147,006
$75K
$120K
$150K
MEDIAN: $116,231
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$49.48 - $70.88
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MEDIAN: $60.00
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National Salary Data (?
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$0$60K$120K$180K
Salary
$75,345 - $147,006  
   
Bonus
$505 - $22,767  
Profit Sharing
$0.00 - $20,608  
Total Pay (?
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$78,297 - $158,121  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 19 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 163
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$30$60$90
Hourly Rate
$60.00  
   
Overtime
$39.50  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$60K$120K$180K
Bonus
$505 - $22,767  
   
Profit Sharing
$0.00 - $20,608  
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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$78,297 - $158,121  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 19 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 5

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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
8 %
Male
92 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 28 votes.
044
1-4 years
13%
5-9 years
29%
10-19 years
45%
20 years or more
13%
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Years in Fields/Career:
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Experience Affects Lead Software Engineer Salaries

Late-Career
up arrow 7%

Experienced
up arrow 6%

National Average
$120,000

Mid-Career
up arrow 8%

Entry-Level
up arrow 27%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 28 votes.

Gender

Female
8 %
Male
92 %

Years of Experience

1-4 years
13%
5-9 years
29%
10-19 years
45%
20 years or more
13%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 96%
dental benefits
Dental: 88%
vision benefits
Vision: 84%
dental benefits
None: 4%
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