Average Lead Software Engineer Salary at Target Corporation

$125,952
Avg. Salary
$9,826
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The average salary for a Lead Software Engineer at Target Corporation is $125,952.
10%
$100k
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$126k
90%
$139k
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$100k - $139k
Bonus
$3k - $24k
Total Pay
$102k - $153k
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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.
The top respondents for the job title Lead Software Engineer are from the companies Epam Systems, Planned Parenthood and J.P. Morgan Chase & Co. (JPMCC). Reported salaries are highest at Cisco Systems Inc where the average pay is $140,162. Other companies that offer high salaries for this role include Planned Parenthood and J.P. Morgan Chase & Co. (JPMCC), earning around $131,200 and $130,635, respectively. Epam Systems pays the lowest at around $99,993. The Boeing Company and International Business Machines (IBM) Corp. also pay on the lower end of the scale, paying $101,958 and $117,121, respectively.

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Popular Skills for Lead Software Engineer

Skills in Java, Software Architecture and PHP are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Software Development and JavaScript.

Pay by Experience Level for Lead Software Engineer

A mid-career Lead Software Engineer with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $124,775 based on 8 salaries. An experienced Lead Software Engineer with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $128,740 based on 14 salaries.

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Years of Experience

This data is based on 22 survey responses.
Mid Career
36.4%
Experienced
63.6%