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Lead Software Engineer salary in Seattle

Average Base Salary in Seattle

$162,000
$6,200
Additional Cash Compensation
$168,200
Total Compensation
Median: $162K
Min: $162K
Max: $162K

How Much Does a Lead Software Engineer Make in Seattle?

The average salary for a Lead Software Engineer in Seattle is $162,000. The average additional cash compensation for a Lead Software Engineer in Seattle is $6,200. The average total compensation for a Lead Software Engineer in Seattle is $168,200. Lead Software Engineer salaries are based on responses gathered by Built In Seattle from anonymous Lead Software Engineer employees in Seattle.

Seattle by the numbers

2,114
Total number of Tech companies in Seattle
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Lead Software Engineer jobs in Seattle

Lead Front-End Software Development Engineer

Bellevue
6 hours ago
+34
Lead and mentor a small team of front-end engineers. Help facilitate and improve streamlined team functioning. Interfaces as an SME with other teams such as Product Management, Client Success, Curriculum, and Marketing. Owns parts of feature sets from inception through implementation, and past release into customer use. Work with Product Management to break down larger bodies of work into epics, stories, and sub-tasks and to size the work appropriately to get from vision to release. Advocates for technology work (such as technical debt) with product managers so that the right mix of core infrastructure and external features get built. Designs and architects solutions and actively participates in architecture discussions with other developers. Writes code with focus on, but not limited to, the front-end and middle-tier parts of software products. Participates in code reviews for peers.

Lead Software Engineer

Seattle
3 months ago
+23
• Create and maintain high-quality software while meeting deadlines. • Work closely with product management on the definition of software requirements. • Make selected new technologies available for use in the creation of software. • Participate in the creation of internal and external documentation supporting the software.

Staff (Lead) Software Engineer, Audience Platform

Seattle
3 days ago
+49
As a Staff Software Engineer, you will lead a high-caliber team that builds and maintains third-party data integrations within one of the fastest growing SaaS companies in the advertising space. Your team defines and implements the distributed systems that power insights for publishers and brands. You will thrive in an environment where independent decision-making based on product...

Lead Software Engineer Salary ranges

The most common Lead Software Engineer salary in Seattle is between $160k - $170k.

Average Lead Software Engineer Salary by Company Size

People with the job title Lead Software Engineer make the most at companies with 500+ employees, earning $162,000 on average.

Lead Software Engineer Salary by gender

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Average Dev + Engineer salaries in Seattle

Job Title Average Salary Salary Range
QA Analyst $84,321
Min: $64K
Max: $109K
Software Test Engineer $90,537
Min: $70K
Max: $126K
Junior Software Engineer $91,000
Min: $90K
Max: $92K
QA Engineer $92,169
Min: $54K
Max: $149K
Salesforce Developer $98,294
Min: $74K
Max: $140K
iOS Developer $98,818
Min: $76K
Max: $130K
Front End Developer $99,524
Min: $55K
Max: $140K
Automation Engineer $106,263
Min: $90K
Max: $133K
Android Developer $116,100
Min: $95K
Max: $130K
Sales Engineer $117,080
Min: $87K
Max: $145K
DevOps Engineer $120,683
Min: $70K
Max: $160K
Security Engineer $124,752
Min: $85K
Max: $173K
Data Engineer $126,468
Min: $82K
Max: $190K
Software Engineer $127,784
Min: $70K
Max: $222K
QA Manager $129,333
Min: $80K
Max: $155K
Game Developer $134,000
Min: $134K
Max: $134K
Systems Engineer $135,000
Min: $135K
Max: $135K
Hardware Engineer $138,000
Min: $138K
Max: $138K
Machine Learning Engineer $139,000
Min: $139K
Max: $139K
Site Reliability Engineer $142,000
Min: $142K
Max: $142K
Database Administrator $143,000
Min: $143K
Max: $143K
Data Architect $146,625
Min: $113K
Max: $195K
Senior Software Engineer $156,379
Min: $120K
Max: $218K
Lead Software Engineer $162,000
Min: $162K
Max: $162K
Principal Software Engineer $170,124
Min: $145K
Max: $228K
Engineering Manager $173,972
Min: $131K
Max: $375K
Data Engineering Manager $183,000
Min: $183K
Max: $183K
Director of Software Engineering $217,222
Min: $147K
Max: $268K
CTO (Chief Technology Officer) $223,200
Min: $137K
Max: $350K
Vice President of Engineering $253,594
Min: $160K
Max: $330K

Recent Lead Software Engineer salaries in Seattle

$162,000
Yearly Salary
A Lead Software Engineer reported a yearly salary of $162,000 with +$6,200 in additional cash compensation
7+ Years of Experience
Male
500+ Employees
Seattle
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