SOFTWARE LEADER SALARY

Average Yearly Salary
$112,000
$87,000
Min 10%
$112,000
Median 50%
$144,000
Max 90%
Best Paying Company
Microsoft
Highest Paying City
San Mateo, CA
Highest Paying State
California
Average Experience Level
3.3 years
How much does a software leader make?
Software Leaders in America make, on average, $112,757 a year or $54.21 per hour. If you are in the top 10 percent, you will make over $144,000; however, if you are in the bottom 10 percent, you will earn less than $87,000 per year. Internet companies and Technology companies have the most job opportunities for Software Leaders. The top 5 states when it comes to Software Leader salaries are California, Washington, Nevada, Oregon, and New Jersey. The typical employment in the position spans 3.3 years.

Average Software Leader Salary By Company

If you are a Software Leader, you can expect good job security. However, keep in mind that some industries pay better than others. Internet companies and Technology companies have the most job opportunities for Software Leaders. The two companies that report the highest salaries for Software Leaders are Microsoft and Facebook. Also, companies like Nvidia and Carl Zeiss Meditec, Inc. pay their Software Leaders very well.

Average Software Leader Salary By Location

As a Software Leader in the U.S., you can expect to earn on average $112,757 per year or $54.21 per hour. The top city when it comes to Software Leader salaries is San Mateo, CA at $132,590 per year. The San Mateo, CA average entry-level salary for Software Leaders is $90,000. The top 5 states with the highest reported Software Leader salaries are California, Washington, Nevada, Oregon, and New Jersey. Arkansas, New Mexico, and Kentucky have the lowest Software Leader salaries.
RankCityAverage Salary
1
San Mateo, CA
$132,590
2
Kirkland, WA
$113,768
3
New York, NY
$104,009
4
Piscataway, NJ
$103,669
5
Cheshire, CT
$102,802

Average Software Leader Salary By Industry

Software Leader salaries can vary depending on the industry. By looking at our data, we can see that Automotive companies, Internet companies, and Technology companies pay their Software Leaders well. Salaries for Software Leaders in Automotive companies average $120,811 annually, while Internet companies and Technology companies pay $117,866 and $113,520, respectively. The average salary for Software Leaders in the Professional industry is lower than the rest, coming in at $102,879.
RankIndustryAverage Salary
1
Automotive
$120,811
2
Internet
$117,866
3
Technology
$113,520
4
Telecommunication
$111,023
5
Professional
$102,879

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Job
Location
Date Added
Salary
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