A Lead Software Engineer earns an average salary of AU$107,758 per year. Most people with this job move on to other positions after 20 years in this field.

AU$81,490 - AU$138,694
AU$81K
AU$110K
AU$140K
MEDIAN: AU$108,848
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50%
90%
AU$0AU$154K
Salary AU$81,490 - AU$138,694
Bonus AU$0.00 - AU$32,782
Profit Sharing AU$1,977
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AU$82,412 - AU$154,570
  • Country: Australia
  • Currency: AUD
  • Updated: 20 Sep 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 67

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Pay by Experience Level for Lead Software Engineer

Pay by Experience for a Lead Software Engineer has a positive trend. An entry-level Lead Software Engineer with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of AU$108,000 based on 15 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Lead Software Engineer with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of AU$108,000 based on 39 salaries. An experienced Lead Software Engineer which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of AU$114,000 based on 35 salaries. A Lead Software Engineer with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of AU$130,000 based on 5 salaries.

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: AU$113,824

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Key Stats for Lead Software Engineer

Gender

Female
6 %
Male
94 %
1-4 years
10%
5-9 years
39%
10-19 years
48%
20 years or more
3%
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Experience Affects Lead Software Engineer Salaries

Late-Career
▲14%

▼0%

National Average
AU$114,000

▼5%

Entry-Level
▼5%

Skills That Affect Lead Software Engineer Salaries

Java
▲3%

C# Programming Language
▲1%

JavaScript
▲1%

C++ Programming Language
▲1%

National Average
AU$114,000

C#
▼3%

Java/J2EE
▼3%

.NET
▼4%

ASP.NET Framework
▼10%

C++
▼17%

Gender

Female
6 %
Male
94 %

Years of Experience

1-4 years
10%
5-9 years
39%
10-19 years
48%
20 years or more
3%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 15%
dental benefits
Dental: 3%
vision benefits
Vision: 3%
no benefits
None: 85%
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