Lead Software Engineer salary in New York

Average Base Salary in New York

$170,188
$29,683
Additional Cash Compensation
$199,871
Total Compensation
Median: $170K
Min: $130K
Max: $225K

How Much Does a Lead Software Engineer Make in New York?

The average salary for a Lead Software Engineer in New York is $170,188. The average additional cash compensation for a Lead Software Engineer in New York is $29,683. The average total compensation for a Lead Software Engineer in New York is $199,871. Lead Software Engineer salaries are based on responses gathered by Built In NYC from anonymous Lead Software Engineer employees in New York.

NYC by the numbers

5,502
Total number of Tech companies in NYC
337,163
Total number of tech users on Built In NYC
ALL INFO IS 100% ANONYMOUS & PRIVATE
Dev + Engineer
Content
Data + Analytics
Design + UX
Dev + Engineer
Finance
HR + Recruiting
Marketing
Operations
Product
Project Mgmt
Sales
Lead Software Engineer
Account Executive
Account Manager
Accountant
Analytics Manager
Android Developer
Art Director
Associate Product Manager
Automation Engineer
Brand Manager
Budget Analyst
Business Analyst
Business Development Manager
Business Development Representative
Business Intelligence Analyst
Business Intelligence Developer
Business Intelligence Manager
CCO (Chief Creative Officer)
CFO (Chief Financial Officer)
Chief People Officer
CIO (Chief Information Officer)
Client Success Manager
CMO (Chief Marketing Officer)
Community Manager
Content Manager
Content Marketing Manager
Content Strategist
Controller
COO (Chief Operating Officer)
Copywriter
CPO (Chief Product Officer)
Creative Director
CRO (Chief Revenue Officer)
CTO (Chief Technology Officer)
Customer Support Manager
Customer Support Rep
Data Analyst
Data Architect
Data Engineer
Data Engineering Manager
Data Scientist
Database Administrator
Design Director
Desktop Support
DevOps Engineer
Digital Marketing Manager
Director of Analytics
Director of Customer Success
Director of Marketing
Director of Operations
Director of Product Management
Director of Product Marketing
Director of Product Marketing
Director of Software Engineering
Editor
Email Marketing Manager
Engineering Manager
Event Planner
Finance Director
Financial Analyst
Front End Developer
Game Developer
Hardware Engineer
HR Coordinator
HR Director
HR Manager
HR Specialist
Implementation Manager
Implementation Specialist
Inside Sales Manager
Inside Sales Representative
iOS Developer
Junior Business Analyst
Junior Data Analyst
Junior Data Scientist
Junior Software Engineer
Lead Software Engineer
Machine Learning Engineer
Marketing Associate
Marketing Coordinator
Marketing Manager
Marketing Operations Manager
Office Manager
Operations Associate
Operations Manager
PR Manager
PR Specialist
Principal Software Engineer
Product Analyst
Product Designer
Product Manager
Product Marketing Manager
Product Owner
Project Coordinator
Project Manager
QA Analyst
QA Engineer
QA Manager
Recruiter
Sales Development Representative
Sales Director
Sales Engineer
Sales Manager
Sales Operations Analyst
Sales Operations Manager
Salesforce Developer
Scrum Master
Security Engineer
Senior Accountant
Senior Business Analyst
Senior Data Analyst
Senior Data Engineer
Senior Data Scientist
Senior Financial Analyst
Senior Marketing Manager
Senior Product Manager
Senior Product Marketing Manager
Senior Project Manager
Senior Recruiter
Senior Software Engineer
Senior Technical Writer
Senior UI Designer
Senior UX Designer
SEO Manager
SEO Specialist
Site Reliability Engineer
Social Media Manager
Software Engineer
Software Test Engineer
Systems Engineer
Technical Product Manager
Technical Project Manager
Technical Recruiter
Technical Support
Technical Writer
UI Designer
UX Designer
UX Researcher
Vice President of Care
Vice President of Engineering
Vice President of Finance
Vice President of Human Resources
Vice President of Marketing
Vice President of Operations
Vice President of People
Vice President of Product
Vice President of Sales
Vice President of Talent Acquisition
Visual Designer
New York
New York

Lead Software Engineer jobs in NYC

Lead Software Engineer, LeafLink Logistics

Greater NYC Area
1 week ago
+37
LeafLink is seeking a Lead Software Engineer to join our New York team who is passionate about working with teams that solve interesting, large-scale problems at a rapid pace. This role will focus on the design, buildout, and iteration of LeafLink Logistic’s existing and emerging systems, enabling a new and massive revenue stream. As a member of our engineering team, you will be in a position to have a direct and lasting impact everywhere in the business. Your contribution will be immediate and have positive ripple effects across not just our business, but also the business of each of our customers.

Lead Software Engineer

Greater NYC Area
1 week ago
+27
In this position you will first come in, roll up your sleeves, and begin working with the teams to help us build out the foundation to the software solutions for all of the aforementioned problems. Second, in short order, you will hire a small team to join you in incrementally building out this suite of systems. 

Lead Software Engineer (Remote, US)

Remote
4 days ago
+46
Bombora provides a global B2B intent platform powered by the world’s largest publisher data co-op. Our data allows sales teams to base their actions on the knowledge of which companies are in-market for their products and empowers marketing teams to practice #SustainableMarketing. We process billions of content interactions daily to detect intent signals from companies around the world. Bombora is growing and we need you to help us succeed! As a

Lead Software Development Engineer in Test (SDET)

Greater NYC Area
2 days ago
+54
About adMarketplace With 20 years of search marketing expertise our goal is to add value to every search. On the simplest level we are the largest consumer search technology platform outside of Google and Bing. adMarketplace delivers incremental search traffic across native channels, including mobile apps, consumer sites, and browsers. Our technology enables audiences to skip search results pages and navigate directly to trusted sites in moments

Software Engineering Lead

Greater NYC Area
17 hours ago
+45
Yext is looking for a Software Engineering Lead to help us continue building out our product and services.  Our team works in an agile environment running two-week sprints that culminate with demos of features in progress.  You will work alongside engineers from the top universities and tech companies in the world, using the best equipment in a fun and social environment where you will be hands-on with the code from day one.

Lead Software Engineer

Greater NYC Area
1 week ago
+44
DESCRIPTION EPAM is committed to providing our global team of 36,700+ EPAMers with inspiring careers from day one. EPAMers lead with passion and honesty and think creatively. Our people are the source of our success and we value collaboration, try to always understand our customers’ business, and strive for the highest standards of excellence. In today’s new market conditions, we continue to support operations for hundreds of clients around the

Lead Software Engineer

Greater NYC Area
1 week ago
+44
DESCRIPTION EPAM is committed to providing our global team of 36,700+ EPAMers with inspiring careers from day one. EPAMers lead with passion and honesty and think creatively. Our people are the source of our success and we value collaboration, try to always understand our customers’ business, and strive for the highest standards of excellence. In today’s new market conditions, we continue to support operations for hundreds of clients around the

Software Engineering Tech Lead

Remote
1 week ago
+51
Integral Ad Science (IAS) is a global technology and data company that builds verification, optimization, and analytics solutions for the advertising industry and we’re looking for a Tech Lead, Software Engineering to join our Reporting team. If you are excited by technology that has the power to handle hundreds of thousands of transactions per second; collect tens of billions of events each day; and evaluate thousands of data-points in real-time all while responding in just a few milliseconds, then IAS is the place for you!

Software Engineering Tech Lead

Remote
1 week ago
+51
Integral Ad Science (IAS) is a global technology and data company that builds verification, optimization, and analytics solutions for the advertising industry and we’re looking for a Tech Lead, Software Engineering to join our Reporting team. If you are excited by technology that has the power to handle hundreds of thousands of transactions per second; collect tens of billions of events each day; and evaluate thousands of data-points in real-time all while responding in just a few milliseconds, then IAS is the place for you!

Software Engineering Tech Lead

Greater NYC Area
1 week ago
+51
Integral Ad Science (IAS) is a global technology and data company that builds verification, optimization, and analytics solutions for the advertising industry and we’re looking for a Tech Lead, Software Engineering to join our Reporting team. If you are excited by technology that has the power to handle hundreds of thousands of transactions per second; collect tens of billions of events each day; and evaluate thousands of data-points in real-time all while responding in just a few milliseconds, then IAS is the place for you!

Lead Software Engineer - Healthcare

Greater NYC Area
2 weeks ago
+26
CLEAR is looking for a Software Engineer to join the Technology team. In this role, you’ll be responsible for building cutting-edge applications. We’re looking for someone who is passionate about technology, stays on top of the latest trends within the field, and loves to engage with the developer community. You’ll do the best work of your career. We are looking for someone who enjoys working as part of a cross-functional team building software and systems that scale.  You will be building services and integrations to support our Healthcare products.

Lead Software Engineer, Test

Greater NYC Area
3 weeks ago
+50
Lead the engineering testing practice to. Guide and evangelize our overall software testing process. Coordinate the implementation of our testing infrastructure across various languages and software disciplines. Define and set our expectations around good and bad software tests. Work with test engineers and product managers to create detailed testing plans for projects. Provide technical guidance to our Test Engineers on the various software teams.

Lead Software Engineer Salary ranges

The most common Lead Software Engineer salary in New York 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 501-1,000 employees, earning $183,180 on average.

Lead Software Engineer Salary by gender

The average Lead Software Engineer salary for women is $160,000 and the average Lead Software Engineer salary for men is $172,648.

Lead Software Engineer Salary by Years of Experience

The average salary for a Lead Software Engineer with 7+ years of experience is $171,078.

Average Dev + Engineer salaries in New York

Job Title Average Salary Salary Range
QA Analyst $79,620
Min: $55K
Max: $138K
Junior Software Engineer $90,024
Min: $42K
Max: $135K
QA Engineer $99,316
Min: $60K
Max: $152K
Software Test Engineer $100,138
Min: $65K
Max: $150K
Automation Engineer $102,793
Min: $70K
Max: $146K
Salesforce Developer $111,080
Min: $76K
Max: $180K
Systems Engineer $111,143
Min: $85K
Max: $180K
Front End Developer $116,937
Min: $70K
Max: $175K
Hardware Engineer $121,000
Min: $100K
Max: $142K
Data Engineer $123,808
Min: $75K
Max: $200K
Android Developer $124,550
Min: $50K
Max: $200K
Sales Engineer $126,516
Min: $46K
Max: $185K
Software Engineer $128,103
Min: $65K
Max: $240K
QA Manager $133,500
Min: $84K
Max: $225K
Machine Learning Engineer $133,556
Min: $105K
Max: $165K
iOS Developer $135,216
Min: $83K
Max: $250K
Game Developer $136,000
Min: $136K
Max: $136K
DevOps Engineer $138,828
Min: $56K
Max: $200K
Security Engineer $138,918
Min: $70K
Max: $252K
Site Reliability Engineer $145,500
Min: $100K
Max: $210K
Database Administrator $145,667
Min: $140K
Max: $150K
Data Architect $148,767
Min: $85K
Max: $260K
Senior Software Engineer $157,563
Min: $110K
Max: $225K
Principal Software Engineer $166,080
Min: $106K
Max: $240K
Lead Software Engineer $170,188
Min: $130K
Max: $225K
Data Engineering Manager $182,000
Min: $115K
Max: $216K
Engineering Manager $182,961
Min: $95K
Max: $265K
Director of Software Engineering $207,221
Min: $140K
Max: $420K
Vice President of Engineering $232,524
Min: $160K
Max: $450K
CTO (Chief Technology Officer) $248,551
Min: $120K
Max: $426K

Skills that affect Lead Software Engineer salaries in New York

1
SQL
1% have this skill
2
Javascript
1% have this skill
3
Node.js
1% have this skill
4
Amazon Web Services
1% have this skill
5
Front-end
1% have this skill
6
Python
1% have this skill

Recent Lead Software Engineer salaries in New York

$143,000
Yearly Salary
A Lead Software Engineer reported a yearly salary of $143,000
7+ Years of Experience
Male
1,000+ Employees
New York
1-5 Reports
$160,000
Yearly Salary
A Lead Platform Engineer reported a yearly salary of $160,000 with +$16,000 in additional cash compensation
3-5 Years of Experience
Male
201-500 Employees
New York
$197,000
Yearly Salary
A Lead Software Developer reported a yearly salary of $197,000
5-7 Years of Experience
Prefer not to say
1,000+ Employees
New York
$160,000
Yearly Salary
A Lead Software Engineer reported a yearly salary of $160,000
7+ Years of Experience
Female
11-50 Employees
New York
$170,000
Yearly Salary
A Lead Software Engineer reported a yearly salary of $170,000 with +$10,000 in additional cash compensation
5-7 Years of Experience
Female
51-200 Employees
New York
$170,000
Yearly Salary
A Lead Software Engineer reported a yearly salary of $170,000
7+ Years of Experience
Male
51-200 Employees
New York
$165,000
Yearly Salary
A Senior Software Engineer reported a yearly salary of $165,000
7+ Years of Experience
Prefer not to say
501-1,000 Employees
New York
$150,000
Yearly Salary
A Lead Software Engineer reported a yearly salary of $150,000
7+ Years of Experience
Male
51-200 Employees
New York
$160,000
Yearly Salary
A Lead Software Engineer reported a yearly salary of $160,000
7+ Years of Experience
Male
51-200 Employees
New York
$185,000
Yearly Salary
A Lead Software Engineer reported a yearly salary of $185,000 with +$110,000 in additional cash compensation
5-7 Years of Experience
Other
51-200 Employees
New York
Salaries//Dev + Engineer//Lead Software Engineer