Entry-Level Lead Software Engineer Salary

The average salary for an Entry-Level Lead Software Engineer is $91,427 per year. Skills that are associated with high pay for this job are Software Architecture and Java.

$67,516 - $135,519
$68K
$94K
$140K
MEDIAN: $94,166
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50%
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$25.00 - $41.50
$34
MEDIAN: $33.66
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$0$140K
Salary $67,516 - $135,519
Bonus $1,003 - $12,871
Profit Sharing $970 - $25,342
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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$68,559 - $140,040
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 21 Sep 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 325
Hourly Data $0$41
Hourly Rate $33.66
Overtime $33.66
Annual Data $0$140K
Bonus $1,003 - $12,871
Profit Sharing $970 - $25,342
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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$68,559 - $140,040
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 21 Sep 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 9

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Lead Software Engineer Advice

Q: What do you wish you knew about your job when you first started out?

Lead Software Engineer in Atlanta:
"Communication Skills."
The ability to communicate effectively separated me from the pack and excel.

Lead Software Engineer in Rochester:
"Challenge yourself."
Never say you can't do something.

Lead Software Engineer in Irvine:
"The education of writing software happens outside a class."
Be open to everything non-software related; Going "by the book" will not lead to innovation.

Lead Software Engineer in Alpharetta:
"Less development time."
Make sure to offset your hours. For example, work late or work early. This is because you will spend a lot of your time helping others and less time actually devleoping.

Lead Software Engineer in Hollywood:
"My advice."
Be willing to take advice and don't be afraid to ask for help.

Key Stats for Lead Software Engineer

Gender

Female
6 %
Male
94 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 51 votes.
Less than 1 year
1%
1-4 years
54%
5-9 years
45%
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Years in Fields/Career:
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Skills That Affect Lead Software Engineer Salaries

Software Architecture
▲9%

Java
▲7%

Software Development
▲6%

Database
▲1%

C++ Programming Language
▲1%

National Average
$96,000

Linux
▼1%

JavaScript
▼3%

Project Management
▼4%

C++
▼5%

ASP.NET Framework
▼5%

C# Programming Language
▼10%

SQL
▼11%

.NET
▼11%

ASP.NET
▼14%

C#
▼15%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 51 votes.

Gender

Female
6 %
Male
94 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 88%
dental benefits
Dental: 78%
vision benefits
Vision: 70%
no benefits
None: 11%
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