Mid-Career Lead Software Engineer Salary

A Mid-Career Lead Software Engineer earns an average salary of $100,343 per year. A skill in Java is associated with high pay for this job.

$74,906 - $140,971
$75K
$100K
$140K
MEDIAN: $100,343
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$30.31 - $83.38
$30
$51
$83
MEDIAN: $51.00
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90%

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National Salary Data (?
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$0$60K$120K$180K
Salary
$74,906 - $140,971  
   
Bonus
$1,031 - $19,844  
Profit Sharing
$986 - $20,044  
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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$75,902 - $150,247  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 19 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 919
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$30$60$90
Hourly Rate
$30.31 - $83.38  
   
Overtime
$30.00 - $76.00  
National Annualized Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Take the PayScale Survey to find out how location influences pay for this job.
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$0$60K$120K$180K
Bonus
$1,031 - $19,844  
   
Profit Sharing
$986 - $20,044  
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).
)
$75,902 - $150,247  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 19 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 24

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Key Stats for Lead Software Engineer

Gender

Female
5 %
Male
95 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 125 votes.
5-9 years
70%
10-19 years
30%
Location:
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Skills That Affect Lead Software Engineer Salaries

▲10%

Software Architecture
▲10%


Database
▲4%

▲3%

Java/J2EE
▼0%

National Average
$103,000

.NET
▼2%

C++
▼3%

SQL
▼3%

C
▼3%

ASP.NET
▼4%

ASP.NET Framework
▼4%

C# Programming Language
▼5%

C#
▼7%

C++ Programming Language
▼7%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 125 votes.

Gender

Female
5 %
Male
95 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 92%
dental benefits
Dental: 81%
vision benefits
Vision: 74%
dental benefits
None: 7%
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