LEAD SUPPORT ENGINEER SALARY

Average Yearly Salary
$96,000
$76,000
Min 10%
$96,000
Median 50%
$122,000
Max 90%
Best Paying Company
Guidewire Software
Highest Paying City
San Jose, CA
Highest Paying State
Alaska
Average Experience Level
2.8 years
How much does a lead support engineer make?
As a Lead Support Engineer in the USA, you can expect to earn on average $96,534 per year or $46.41 per hour. The top 10 percent of earners make over $122,000 annually, whereas the bottom 10 percent of earners make under $76,000 per year. The most abundant employment opportunities for Lead Support Engineers are in Professional companies and Construction companies. The best states for high paying Lead Support Engineer jobs are Alaska, Washington, Nevada, California, and Oregon. The typical employment for a Lead Support Engineer is 2.8 years.

Average Lead Support Engineer Salary By Company

Lead Support Engineers report their job security as good. Just as in every field, some employers pay higher wages than others. Professional companies and Construction companies have the most job opportunities for Lead Support Engineers. Guidewire Software and TIBCO Software are the highest paying companies. Also, companies like Emerson Electric Co and Alstom pay their Lead Support Engineers very well.

Average Lead Support Engineer Salary By Location

Lead Support Engineers in the United States of America make on average $96,534 a year or $46.41 per hour. Lead Support Engineers make the most in San Jose, CA at about $101,840 per year. Not only that, San Jose, CA also has an average entry-level salary of $77,000. Alaska, Washington, Nevada, California, and Oregon are the states with the highest payscale for Lead Support Engineers. Utah, Wisconsin, and Iowa have the lowest Lead Support Engineer salaries.
RankCityAverage Salary
1
San Jose, CA
$101,840
2
Charlottesville, VA
$96,415
3
New York, NY
$91,212
4
Boston, MA
$86,391
5
Chicago, IL
$78,934

Average Lead Support Engineer Salary By Industry

Lead Support Engineer salaries can vary depending on the industry. Our data shows that Technology companies, Telecommunication companies, and Internet companies tend to have the highest salaries for Lead Support Engineers. Technology companies pay their Lead Support Engineers the highest wages, averaging $106,397 per year. Telecommunication companies and Internet companies pay well too, at $104,877 and $101,340, respectively. At $82,689, the average salary for Lead Support Engineers in the Media industry is lower than other industries.
RankIndustryAverage Salary
1
Technology
$106,397
2
Telecommunication
$104,877
3
Internet
$101,340
4
Media
$82,689

RECENTLY ADDED Lead Support Engineer SALARIES

Company
Job
Location
Date Added
Salary
Select Source International
Lead Support Engineer
09/29/2019
$120,003
Lifesize Inc.
Support Engineer Lead
03/25/2019
$78,000