The average salary for a Lead Software Engineer is AU$108,848 per year. People in this job generally don't have more than 20 years' experience. Pay for this job does not change much by experience, with the most experienced earning only a bit more than the least.

AU$81,490 - AU$138,694
AU$81K
AU$110K
AU$140K
MEDIAN: AU$108,848
10%
50%
90%
AU$55.54 - AU$134.81
AU$58
MEDIAN: AU$57.52
50%
AU$0AU$162K
Salary AU$81,490 - AU$138,694
Bonus AU$0.00 - AU$32,782
Profit Sharing AU$1,977
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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AU$82,559 - AU$162,380
  • Country: Australia
  • Currency: AUD
  • Updated: 12 Oct 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 67
Hourly Data AU$0AU$134
Hourly Rate AU$57.52
Annual Data AU$0AU$162K
Bonus AU$0.00 - AU$32,782
Profit Sharing AU$1,977
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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AU$82,559 - AU$162,380
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: AUD
  • Updated: 12 Oct 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 5

Lead Software Engineer Job Listings

Popular Skills for Lead Software Engineer

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$109,000 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$110,000 based on 35 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$120,000 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$114,200

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Key Stats for Lead Software Engineer

Gender

Female
3 %
Male
97 %
1-4 years
10%
5-9 years
39%
10-19 years
49%
20 years or more
3%

Experience Affects Lead Software Engineer Salaries

▲14%

▲5%

National Average
AU$114,000

▼4%

▼5%

Skills That Affect Lead Software Engineer Salaries

▲5%

Java/J2EE
▼0%

National Average
AU$114,000


C#
▼3%

▼5%

▼6%



C++
▼18%

Gender

Female
3 %
Male
97 %

Years of Experience

1-4 years
10%
5-9 years
39%
10-19 years
49%
20 years or more
3%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 14%
dental benefits
Dental: 3%
vision benefits
Vision: 3%
no benefits
None: 86%