Lead Software Engineer salary in New York

Average Base Salary in New York

$168,984
$28,523
Additional Cash Compensation
$197,507
Total Compensation
Median: $169K
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 $168,984. The average additional cash compensation for a Lead Software Engineer in New York is $28,523. The average total compensation for a Lead Software Engineer in New York is $197,507. Lead Software Engineer salaries are based on responses gathered by Built In from anonymous Lead Software Engineer employees in New York.

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Account Manager
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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
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Senior Technical Writer
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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
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Vice President of Sales
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Lead Software Engineer jobs in New York

Lead Software Engineer (Remote, US)

Remote
2 weeks ago
+47
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

Senior/Lead Software Engineer (Java+Kafka)

Remote
1 day ago
+44
EPAM is committed to providing our global team of more than 41,150 EPAMers with inspiring careers from day one. EPAMers think creatively and lead with passion and honesty. Our people are the source of our success. We value collaboration, work in partnership with our customers, and strive for the highest standards of excellence. In today’s market conditions, we’re supporting operations for hundreds of clients around the world remotely. No matter

Lead Software Engineer

Greater NYC Area
1 week ago
+27
At Great Jones, we're out to build the leading full-service operating platform for lower-scale residential rental real estate: tens of millions of single-family homes and apartment buildings without on-site management, collectively worth trillions of dollars but underpenetrated by technology to date. By combining technology and design with best-in-class operations & growth leadership, we will unlock the asset class from previous constraints

Lead Software Engineer

Greater NYC Area
5 days ago
+40
Your main responsibilities will lie in the realm of our consumer team, where you will be working side by side with product managers, backend and frontend engineers as well as machine learning engineers to provide the best possible user experience to our users.

Lead Software Engineer - Mobile

Greater NYC Area
1 week ago
+46
Mobile Engineers sit side-by-side with Full Stack Engineers, user experience designers, and product managers to craft our consumer-facing applications. Part of being a member of this team is a love for building products you're proud to share with your friends and family. Our goal is to delight our customers whenever possible with sleek design, simple user experience, and access to sophisticated advice. You’ll be a part of a team that’s tackling difficult questions of scale, architecture and interaction.

Lead Software Engineer - Fullstack

Greater NYC Area
1 week ago
+46
Lead Full Stack Engineers collaborate with our user experience and product management teams to craft our consumer-facing applications.  As a member of this team, you strive to build products & features that you’re proud to share with friends and family. We aim for fluid, delightful user experiences and leverage the entire stack to help realize these goals.  We’re not only tackling difficult questions of scale and architecture but also interaction, simplicity, and ease of use to deliver the best financial advice possible to our customers.

Lead Software Engineer

Greater NYC Area
1 week ago
+32
Who is MANTL? MANTL is a fast-growing NYC-based FinTech SaaS company on a mission to build technology that will help America’s financial institutions and their communities thrive. Think Shopify or Squarespace, but purpose-built for community banks and credit unions. We are drastically changing the landscape through modern banking software that empowers banks and credit unions to grow digitally. Our flagship product, Online Account Opening, has

Software Engineering Team Lead

Remote
1 week ago
+44
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 world

Lead Software Engineer (Java)

Remote
1 week ago
+44
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 world

Lead Software Engineer

Remote
1 week ago
+44
EPAM is committed to providing our global team of more than 41,150 EPAMers with inspiring careers from day one. EPAMers think creatively and lead with passion and honesty. Our people are the source of our success. We value collaboration, work in partnership with our customers, and strive for the highest standards of excellence. In today’s market conditions, we’re supporting operations for hundreds of clients around the world remotely. No matter

Lead Software Engineer

Remote
1 week ago
+44
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 world

Lead Software Engineer

Remote
1 week ago
+44
EPAM is committed to providing our global team of more than 41,150 EPAMers with inspiring careers from day one. EPAMers think creatively and lead with passion and honesty. Our people are the source of our success. We value collaboration, work in partnership with our customers, and strive for the highest standards of excellence. In today’s market conditions, we’re supporting operations for hundreds of clients around the world remotely. No matter

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 $171,188.

Lead Software Engineer Salary by Years of Experience

The average salary for a Lead Software Engineer with 7+ years of experience is $168,543.

Average Dev + Engineer salaries in New York

Job Title Average Salary Salary Range
QA Analyst $79,210
Min: $55K
Max: $138K
Junior Software Engineer $89,297
Min: $42K
Max: $135K
QA Engineer $99,036
Min: $60K
Max: $152K
Software Test Engineer $100,692
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 $117,217
Min: $70K
Max: $175K
Hardware Engineer $121,000
Min: $100K
Max: $142K
Data Engineer $123,550
Min: $75K
Max: $200K
Android Developer $124,550
Min: $50K
Max: $200K
Sales Engineer $125,789
Min: $46K
Max: $185K
Software Engineer $128,089
Min: $65K
Max: $240K
QA Manager $133,500
Min: $84K
Max: $225K
iOS Developer $135,216
Min: $83K
Max: $250K
Game Developer $136,000
Min: $136K
Max: $136K
Machine Learning Engineer $137,600
Min: $105K
Max: $174K
DevOps Engineer $138,846
Min: $56K
Max: $200K
Security Engineer $138,925
Min: $70K
Max: $252K
Site Reliability Engineer $143,125
Min: $100K
Max: $210K
Database Administrator $145,667
Min: $140K
Max: $150K
Data Architect $148,767
Min: $85K
Max: $260K
Senior Software Engineer $157,847
Min: $110K
Max: $225K
Principal Software Engineer $164,897
Min: $106K
Max: $240K
Lead Software Engineer $168,984
Min: $130K
Max: $225K
Data Engineering Manager $175,000
Min: $115K
Max: $216K
Engineering Manager $183,059
Min: $95K
Max: $265K
Director of Software Engineering $207,231
Min: $140K
Max: $420K
Vice President of Engineering $232,000
Min: $160K
Max: $450K
CTO (Chief Technology Officer) $249,580
Min: $120K
Max: $426K

Skills that affect Lead Software Engineer salaries in New York

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

Recent Lead Software Engineer salaries in New York

$145,000
Yearly Salary
A Lead VR Engineer reported a yearly salary of $145,000 with +$5,000 in additional cash compensation
7+ Years of Experience
Male
11-50 Employees
New York
1-5 Reports
$175,000
Yearly Salary
A Lead Software Engineer reported a yearly salary of $175,000 with +$30,000 in additional cash compensation
3-5 Years of Experience
Male
1,000+ Employees
New York
$155,000
Yearly Salary
A Lead Software Engineer reported a yearly salary of $155,000
7+ Years of Experience
Prefer not to say
51-200 Employees
New York
1-5 Reports
$160,000
Yearly Salary
A Lead Software Engineer reported a yearly salary of $160,000
7+ Years of Experience
Male
201-500 Employees
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
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