SOFTWARE ENGINEER/TECHNICAL LEAD SALARY

Average Yearly Salary
$112,000
$83,000
Min 10%
$112,000
Median 50%
$151,000
Max 90%
Best Paying Company
Walmart
Highest Paying City
Mountain View, CA
Highest Paying State
California
Average Experience Level
4.0 years
How much does a software engineer/technical lead make?
Software Engineers/Technical Lead in America make an average salary of $112,493 per year or $54.08 per hour. While the top 10 percent make over $151,000 per year, the bottom 10 percent make under $83,000. Internet companies and Finance companies tend to have the highest concentration of employment in this field. States with the highest Software Engineer/Technical Lead salaries include California, Nevada, New Jersey, Connecticut, and New York. The typical tenure for a Software Engineer/Technical Lead is 4.0 years.

Average Software Engineer/Technical Lead Salary By Company

If you are a Software Engineer/Technical Lead, you can expect good job security. However, keep in mind that some industries pay better than others. Internet companies and Finance companies are the best when it comes to the number of employment opportunities. Companies like Walmart or Salesforce will get you the highest pay packages. In addition, companies like Activision Blizzard and Avalara report highly competitive salaries for Software Engineers/Technical Lead.

Average Software Engineer/Technical Lead Salary By Location

Software Engineers/Technical Lead in the United States of America make on average $112,493 a year or $54.08 per hour. Mountain View, CA reports the highest annual salary for Software Engineers/Technical Lead at 136,969. Not only that, Mountain View, CA also has an average entry-level salary of $95,000. California, Nevada, New Jersey, Connecticut, and New York are the highest paying states. Tennessee, Louisiana, South Dakota, Mississippi, and Alabama are at the bottom for competitive pay.
RankCityAverage Salary
1
Mountain View, CA
$136,969
2
Reno, NV
$117,898
3
Jersey City, NJ
$116,492
4
New York, NY
$116,380
5
Wilmington, DE
$114,232

Average Software Engineer/Technical Lead Salary By Industry

The type of industry that a Software Engineer/Technical Lead works in can influence their earning potential. Our data shows that Telecommunication companies, Technology companies, and Internet companies tend to have the highest salaries for Software Engineers/Technical Lead. Salaries for Software Engineers/Technical Lead in Telecommunication companies average $115,499 annually, while Technology companies and Internet companies pay $113,261 and $112,128, respectively. The types of companies that pay Software Engineers/Technical Lead the least are in the Professional industry, where the average annual salary is $109,850.
RankIndustryAverage Salary
1
Telecommunication
$115,499
2
Technology
$113,261
3
Internet
$112,128
4
Hospitality
$111,906
5
Professional
$109,850

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Company
Job
Location
Date Added
Salary
Workbridge Associates
Software Engineer/Technical Lead
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$150,000
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Software Engineer/Technical Lead
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$120,000
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$100,000
KPIT Technologies Inc.
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$71,623
KPIT Technologies Inc.
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$74,091
KPIT Technologies Inc.
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$73,112
Ciber Global LLC
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$85,000
Garmin International, Inc.
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$116,582
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$280,000
UBS Business Solutions Us LLC
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