Average Lead Software Engineer with Linux Skills Salary in India

₹1,480,723
Avg. Salary
₹147,694
Bonus
₹100,000
Profit Sharing
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The average salary for a Lead Software Engineer with Linux skills in India is ₹1,480,723.
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₹805k
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₹2m
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Salary
₹805k - ₹2m
Bonus
₹35k - ₹405k
Profit Sharing
₹46k - ₹300k
Total Pay
₹842k - ₹3m

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Job Description for Lead Software Engineer

Lead Software Engineer Tasks
  • Implement high quality code in an agile, test-driven development environment.
  • Create detailed software development plans and assign tasks to team members.
  • Scope development effort, and provide reliable resource and timeline estimates.
  • Coach and mentor development staff.
  • Perform performance and scalability analysis as needed.

Popular Employer Salaries for Lead Software Engineer

The top respondents for the job title Lead Software Engineer are from the companies HCL Technologies Ltd., Johnson Controls Inc and Intel Corporation. Reported salaries are highest at Intel Corporation where the average pay is ₹1,776,000. HCL Technologies Ltd. pays the lowest at around ₹786,108.

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Popular Skills for Lead Software Engineer

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

Pay by Experience Level for Lead Software Engineer

An early career Lead Software Engineer with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of ₹959,971 based on 5 salaries. A mid-career Lead Software Engineer with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of ₹1,437,128 based on 98 salaries. An experienced Lead Software Engineer with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of ₹1,687,200 based on 46 salaries.
Employees with Lead Software Engineer in their job title in Bangalore, Karnataka earn an average of 15.0% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Mumbai, Maharashtra (14.8% more) and Hyderabad, Andhra Pradesh (13.0% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Chennai, Tamil Nadu (23.4% less), Noida, Uttar Pradesh (16.7% less) and Pune, Maharashtra (3.3% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 149 survey responses.
Early Career
3.4%
Mid Career
65.8%
Experienced
30.9%

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