The average pay for a Lead Software Engineer with Project Management skills is $101,475 per year.

$76,520 - $135,539
$77K
$100K
$140K
MEDIAN: $101,475
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$18.38 - $90.60
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$91
MEDIAN: $40
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National Salary Data (?
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Salary
$76,520 - $135,539  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $12,255  
Profit Sharing
$1,250 - $11,775  
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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$73,503 - $143,153  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 177
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$31$62$93
Hourly Rate
$18.38 - $90.60  
   
Overtime
$35.00  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$70K$140K$210K
Bonus
$0.00 - $12,255  
   
Profit Sharing
$1,250 - $11,775  
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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$73,503 - $143,153  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 12

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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
12 %
Male
88 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 42 votes.
1-4 years
12%
5-9 years
28%
10-19 years
47%
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 10%

Experienced
up arrow 7%

National Average
$106,000

Mid-Career
up arrow 9%

Entry-Level
up arrow 22%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 42 votes.

Gender

Female
12 %
Male
88 %

Years of Experience

1-4 years
12%
5-9 years
28%
10-19 years
47%
20 years or more
13%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 92%
dental benefits
Dental: 84%
vision benefits
Vision: 72%
dental benefits
None: 6%
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