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Lead Software Engineer salary in New York

Average Base Salary in New York

$166,363
$18,667
Additional Cash Compensation
$185,030
Total Compensation
Median: $166K
Min: $130K
Max: $200K

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

The average salary for a Lead Software Engineer in New York is $166,363. The average additional cash compensation for a Lead Software Engineer in New York is $18,667. The average total compensation for a Lead Software Engineer in New York is $185,030. Lead Software Engineer salaries are based on responses gathered by Built In NYC from anonymous Lead Software Engineer employees in New York.

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Lead Software Engineer jobs in NYC

Senior Lead Software Engineer

Greater NYC Area
3 days ago
+22
Senior Lead Software Engineers serve both as technical individual contributors and people managers. You will be optimizing your own code, as well as making sure that your reports are able to optimize theirs. You are an end-to-end owner. You will participate actively in all aspects of product strategy – from designing, building, and delivering products for our clients. We have dozens of individual, mission-focused teams working across a wide spectrum of technological challenges. You will have the opportunity, depending on your interests and aptitude, to lead engineers that focus on building large-scale distributed systems coordinating thousands of servers in cloud and physical data centers around the world, petabyte-scale data challenges, machine learning, advanced visualizations, and interactive user interfaces – to name a few. Senior Lead Software Engineers contribute to more than our product – they build up our team. Through a combination of mentoring, technical leadership, and direct management of local teams, you will make others better and raise the bar for those around you.

Lead Software Engineer - Waterview

Greater NYC Area
1 week ago
+30
Responsible for building out core client service tools being developed in-house to help support the rollout of products to our global clients. Deliver innovative solutions to drive next generation user experiences, designs and technologies. Spearhead POC’s on the latest technologies and help Lifion by ADP move even faster. Work closely with our client service organization to optimize processes and improve client interactions through developed tooling. Choose the right tool for the right job in defining & governing architecture approaches.

Lead Software Engineer

Greater NYC Area
1 week ago
+21
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 contribute heavily to the buildout and iteration of LeafLink’s existing and emerging systems, powering an ever-expanding set of product offerings. As a member of our engineering team, you will be in a position to have a direct, lasting impact everywhere that technology powers our business.

Software Engineering Team Lead - Air

Greater NYC Area
1 week ago
+34
A stellar opportunity to have massive impact: join the rapidly growing team at a company continually redefining how people travel. As a Lead Software Engineer, you will be directly responsible for many of the innovative features we’ll be working on, whether collaborating with our outstanding design and product team or helping our data science group work on the bleeding-edge to personalize travel for our ever expanding population of members.

Software Engineering Team Lead - Growth

Greater NYC Area
1 week ago
+34
As a Software Engineering Team Lead, you will lead a team of software engineers to innovate and solve challenging problems, impacting millions of users. You will develop and own the roadmap for your team, implement development processes and mechanisms for operational excellence. The team is growing quickly, so you’ll also help with hiring, onboarding, and mentoring new engineers.

Lead Software Engineer, CVM

Greater NYC Area
1 week ago
+26
We're hiring on a Software Engineering Lead to join our team in NYC or Los Angeles. In this role, you will lead multiple development projects to ensure the successful delivery of new products, enhancements to our existing suite of products, and provide customized solutions to our customers. We are looking for people that can take ownership and join our high-energy, start-up environment.

Lead Software Engineer

Greater NYC Area
2 weeks ago
+25
In this position you will first roll up your sleeves, develop relationships within our product & engineering team and across the company, and begin architecting the foundation of various software components. Second, in short order, you will hire a talented team of engineers to join you in thoughtfully building out this suite of systems. Because we are so greenfield and nothing quite like this has ever been built before, you and your team will be working with the latest and greatest technologies including AWS-managed services, serverless components, GraphQL, and NLP!

Lead Software Engineer

Greater NYC Area
1 month ago
+42
You are curious, persistent, logical and clever – a true techie at heart. You enjoy living by the code of your craft and developing elegant solutions for complex problems. If this sounds like you, this could be the perfect opportunity to join EPAM as a Lead AWS Stack Engineer. Scroll down to learn more about the position’s responsibilities and requirements.

Lead Software Engineer - Full Stack

Greater NYC Area
3 weeks ago
+46
Build things people love. Our goal is to delight our customers whenever possible. Sleek design, simple user experience, and access to sophisticated advice. Solve “impossible” problems. Take your ideas to the next level right away. We experiment, iterate, learn, and repeat. Collaborate, with purpose. You’ll work in small groups with other talented thinkers and figure out how to make Betterment’s revolutionary software even better. Gain trust through transparency. We believe in taking the guesswork out of investing. That means a consistent experience for our customers — you’ll build the tools to make it possible. We already have the best UX in the business. Let’s make it even better. Create efficiency. Our software helps customers save time and money. We maintain it through clean code, pragmatic programming, and lean engineering.

Sr. Software Engineer - Team Lead Track

Greater NYC Area
3 weeks ago
+35
As a Senior Software Engineer at Neverware, you’ll be working on our engineering team to continue to develop great products and deliver them to customers who need them. From day one you’ll begin to work on and refactor existing features, in addition to architecting and building new ones. Over time you may grow into a leader on the team, helping other developers be maximally productive and happy and to acheive their career goals. You’ll be primarily developing in C++ and Python, and working with a large amount of open source code.

Lead Software Engineer

Greater NYC Area
2 weeks ago
+22
WHO WE ARE Founded in 2018, BLACE operates a rapidly growing marketplace that is changing the landscape of events and event space in New York City. Pulling from an exclusive catalog of luxury spaces and its extensive network of preferred vendors, BLACE has created a marketplace that matches property-owners, vendor services, and clients to produce memorable events and activations. The BLACE value proposition seeks to remove the often-frustrating,

Lead Software Engineer

Greater NYC Area
2 months ago
+33
The Lead Software Engineer oversees the Engineering Department and reports directly to the President of Metis. This is an opportunity to dive into exciting existing products; explore and develop new tools, systems, and platforms; manage another full-stack engineer; work closely with the different department heads to develop action plans and roadmaps; and make sure our security and privacy policies are up to date. The engineering team also works

Lead Software Engineer Salary ranges

The most common Lead Software Engineer salary in New York is between $150k - $160k.

Average Lead Software Engineer Salary by Company Size

People with the job title Lead Software Engineer make the most at companies with 201-500 employees, earning $200,000 on average.

Lead Software Engineer Salary by gender

The average Lead Software Engineer salary for women is $155,000 and the average Lead Software Engineer salary for men is $170,150.

Lead Software Engineer Salary by Years of Experience

The average salary for a Lead Software Engineer with 7+ years of experience is $166,467.

Average Dev + Engineer salaries in New York

Job Title Average Salary Salary Range
QA Analyst $76,989
Min: $55K
Max: $100K
Junior Software Engineer $79,250
Min: $42K
Max: $100K
Software Test Engineer $93,714
Min: $65K
Max: $113K
QA Engineer $97,579
Min: $60K
Max: $145K
Automation Engineer $102,893
Min: $70K
Max: $146K
Salesforce Developer $108,130
Min: $76K
Max: $180K
Front End Developer $112,401
Min: $70K
Max: $167K
Android Developer $122,250
Min: $50K
Max: $200K
Data Engineer $123,596
Min: $75K
Max: $200K
Sales Engineer $126,398
Min: $46K
Max: $185K
Machine Learning Engineer $126,750
Min: $105K
Max: $142K
QA Manager $127,294
Min: $84K
Max: $195K
Software Engineer $127,726
Min: $65K
Max: $240K
Site Reliability Engineer $130,000
Min: $100K
Max: $175K
iOS Developer $133,236
Min: $83K
Max: $250K
Security Engineer $135,044
Min: $70K
Max: $252K
Game Developer $136,000
Min: $136K
Max: $136K
DevOps Engineer $138,278
Min: $90K
Max: $200K
Hardware Engineer $142,000
Min: $142K
Max: $142K
Data Architect $144,464
Min: $85K
Max: $260K
Database Administrator $147,000
Min: $147K
Max: $147K
Senior Software Engineer $155,918
Min: $110K
Max: $225K
Principal Software Engineer $164,375
Min: $126K
Max: $240K
Lead Software Engineer $166,363
Min: $130K
Max: $200K
Data Engineering Manager $179,000
Min: $179K
Max: $179K
Engineering Manager $179,960
Min: $95K
Max: $265K
Director of Software Engineering $199,135
Min: $140K
Max: $280K
Vice President of Engineering $221,167
Min: $160K
Max: $305K
CTO (Chief Technology Officer) $250,773
Min: $120K
Max: $426K

Skills that affect Lead Software Engineer salaries in New York

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Javascript
1% have this skill
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SQL
1% have this skill
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Node.js
1% have this skill
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Amazon Web Services
0% have this skill
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Linux
0% have this skill
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Python
0% have this skill

Recent Lead Software Engineer salaries in New York

$199,400
Yearly Salary
A Senior Software Engineer II reported a yearly salary of $199,400 with +$40,000 in additional cash compensation
7+ Years of Experience
Male
500+ Employees
New York
$155,000
Yearly Salary
A Lead Software Engineer reported a yearly salary of $155,000 with +$10,000 in additional cash compensation
5-7 Years of Experience
Female
11-50 Employees
New York
1-5 Reports
$155,000
Yearly Salary
A Lead Software Engineer reported a yearly salary of $155,000 with +$10,000 in additional cash compensation
5-7 Years of Experience
Female
11-50 Employees
New York
1-5 Reports
$151,500
Yearly Salary
A iOS Lead reported a yearly salary of $151,500 with +$15,000 in additional cash compensation
3-5 Years of Experience
Male
500+ Employees
New York
1-5 Reports
$130,000
Yearly Salary
A Lead Software Engineer reported a yearly salary of $130,000
7+ Years of Experience
Male
51-200 Employees
New York
$170,000
Yearly Salary
A Engineering Lead reported a yearly salary of $170,000 with +$17,000 in additional cash compensation
7+ Years of Experience
Male
11-50 Employees
New York
1-5 Reports
$200,000
Yearly Salary
A Lead Software Engineer reported a yearly salary of $200,000
3-5 Years of Experience
Male
201-500 Employees
New York
$170,000
Yearly Salary
A Lead Software Engineer reported a yearly salary of $170,000 with +$20,000 in additional cash compensation
3-5 Years of Experience
Male
51-200 Employees
New York
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