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Software Developer Lead Salary

$120,083 (USD)

Average Salary

$58/hr

Average Hourly

$6,076

Average Bonus

Last updated: December 15, 2019

The average pay for a Software Developer Lead is $120,083 a year and $58 an hour in the United States. The average salary range for a Software Developer Lead is between $83,437 and $149,405. On average, a Bachelor's Degree is the highest level of education for a Software Developer Lead. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in the United States.

ERI’s compensation data are based on salary surveys conducted and researched by ERI. Cost of labor data in the Assessor Series are based on actual housing sales data from commercially available sources, plus rental rates, gasoline prices, consumables, medical care premium costs, property taxes, effective income tax rates, etc.

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Description:
  • Serves as a technical expert in the design, development, coding, testing, and debugging of new software or complex enhancements to existing software.
  • Leads and coordinates a team of Software Developers on a particular project.
Software Developer Lead Job Prevalence in the United States

Job family: Software Developers, Systems Software

Job family population: 405,330

Estimated population of Software Developer Lead jobs: 109,184

Rate of error: 1.3%

Estimated salary in 2024:
$139,209
5 Year Change:
16 %
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Software Developer Lead Job Listings for United States

Sr. Software Engineer / Lead
Dec 9
Duluth, United States
iStaff
... Lead Developer, you will be responsible for leading a team of software engineers in shaping and developing solutions that span user presentation, enterprise services, and database design. You will ...
Data Lead Software Developer - Potential Remote Opportunity
Dec 10
Hartford, United States
iTech Solutions
Data Lead Software Developer The Data Lead Software Developer will be responsible for guiding the full life cycle of a Data solutions/products, including requirements analysis, platform selection ...
Lead Software Developer
Dec 13
us
WellDyneRx
The Lead Software Developer will review, design, and develop information, communication, and software application solutions to support current business operations using both traditional data centers ...
Software Developer Lead position (Remote 4 days a week/1 day in Montgomery, AL-NACI)
Oct 30
Montgomery, United States
Array Information Technology Inc.
Software Developer (Lead) (Some remote work permitted) Job Responsibilities: · Will lead a development team following an Agile process · Will collaborate with team mates and customers to understand ...
Tech Lead Software Engineer
Dec 10
Austin, United States
Experis
Lead Software Engineer Job Location: Austin TX Job type: Full time Permanent: Minimum Qualifications: * Bachelor's degree in information technology, Computer Science, Software Engineering or a ...

The average pay for a Software Developer Lead is $120,083 a year and $58 an hour in the United States. The average salary range for a Software Developer Lead is between $83,437 and $149,405. On average, a Bachelor's Degree is the highest level of education for a Software Developer Lead. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in the United States.

ERI’s compensation data are based on salary surveys conducted and researched by ERI. Cost of labor data in the Assessor Series are based on actual housing sales data from commercially available sources, plus rental rates, gasoline prices, consumables, medical care premium costs, property taxes, effective income tax rates, etc.

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Dec 10
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