Average Lead Software Development Engineer (SDE) Salary

Rs 1,317,436
Avg. Salary
Rs 120,795
Bonus
Rs 147,395
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The average salary for a Lead Software Development Engineer (SDE) is Rs 1,317,436.
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MEDIAN Rs 1,317,436
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Salary
Rs 710k - Rs 2m
Bonus
Rs 35k - Rs 393k
Profit Sharing
Rs 8k - Rs 582k
Total Pay
Rs 722k - Rs 2m

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Job Description for Lead Software Development Engineer (SDE)

Lead Software Development Engineer (SDE) Tasks
  • Work with designers and content producers.
  • Write, modify, and debug software for server applications.
  • Write code to create multi-threaded, networked server applications.
  • Use source debuggers, program dumps, and performance monitoring tools.
  • Test and document software for server applications.

Popular Employer Salaries for Lead Software Development Engineer (SDE)

The top respondents for the job title Lead Software Development Engineer (SDE) are from the companies Accenture Technology Solutions, Amdocs, Inc,. and HCL Technologies Ltd.. Reported salaries are highest at Amazon.com Inc where the average pay is Rs 3,200,000. Other companies that offer high salaries for this role include Amdocs, Inc,. and Accenture Technology Solutions, earning around Rs 1,174,989 and Rs 1,105,871, respectively. HCL Technologies Ltd. pays the lowest at around Rs 640,000. Harman International and Accenture also pay on the lower end of the scale, paying Rs 955,000 and Rs 1,031,767, respectively.

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Popular Skills for Lead Software Development Engineer (SDE)

Skills in Java and Java/J2EE are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include .NET, C# Programming Language and JavaScript.

Pay by Experience Level for Lead Software Development Engineer (SDE)

An early career Lead Software Development Engineer (SDE) with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of Rs 1,000,000 based on 67 salaries. A mid-career Lead Software Development Engineer (SDE) with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of Rs 1,282,079 based on 479 salaries. An experienced Lead Software Development Engineer (SDE) with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of Rs 1,546,836 based on 189 salaries.
Employees with Lead Software Development Engineer (SDE) in their job title in Bangalore, Karnataka earn an average of 13.0% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Noida, Uttar Pradesh (11.9% more) and Hyderabad, Andhra Pradesh (7.8% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Chennai, Tamil Nadu (18.5% less) and Pune, Maharashtra (4.9% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 735 survey responses.
Early Career
9.1%
Mid Career
65.2%
Experienced
25.7%

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