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How much does a Lead Software Engineer make in Chicago, IL?

Updated 5 Oct 2021
US$1L /yr
Average Base Pay

344 salaries

US$1L

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US$1L

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US$2L

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Additional Cash Compensation
AverageUS$15,212RangeUS$5,724 - US$40,426
The average salary for Lead Software Engineer is US$1,28,843 per year in Chicago, IL, United States Area. Salaries estimates are based on 344 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by Lead Software Engineer employees in Chicago, IL, United States Area.

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L4
Lead Software EngineerUS$1L /yr
L5
Principal Software EngineerUS$1L /yr
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CME Group
3.8

CME Group

Lead Software Engineer

US$1,38,999

 /yr
Range: US$1L - US$2L
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US$1L

US$2L

US$1,22,799 - US$1,61,605 Range

GlobalLogic
3.9

GlobalLogic

Lead Software Engineer

US$1,12,705

 /yr
Range: US$1L - US$1L

US$1L

US$1L

US$1,05,468 - US$1,32,534 Range

Lemko
2.5

Lemko

Lead Software Engineer

US$1,03,063

 /yr
Range: US$95T - US$1L

US$95T

US$1L

US$95,067 - US$1,23,246 Range

HERE Technologies
3.8

HERE Technologies

Lead Software Engineer

US$1,45,889

 /yr
Range: US$1L - US$2L

US$1L

US$2L

US$1,36,708 - US$1,80,023 Range

GE Healthcare
3.8

GE Healthcare

Lead Software Engineer

US$1,05,275

 /yr
Range: US$99T - US$1L

US$99T

US$1L

US$98,849 - US$1,18,350 Range

Discover
3.9

Discover

Lead Software Engineer

US$1,26,646

 /yr
Range: US$1L - US$2L

US$1L

US$2L

US$1,03,828 - US$1,60,662 Range

Morningstar
4.2

Morningstar

Lead Software Engineer

US$1,28,727

 /yr
Range: US$1L - US$1L

US$1L

US$1L

US$1,14,766 - US$1,44,342 Range

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Relativity
4

Relativity

Lead Software Engineer

US$1,52,302

 /yr
Range: US$1L - US$2L

US$1L

US$2L

US$1,39,000 - US$1,67,532 Range

Motorola Mobility
4

Motorola Mobility

Lead Software Engineer

US$1,37,329

 /yr
Range: US$1L - US$2L

US$1L

US$2L

US$1,04,271 - US$1,64,283 Range

Thomson Reuters
4

Thomson Reuters

Lead Software Engineer

US$1,22,560

 /yr
Range: US$1L - US$2L

US$1L

US$2L

US$1,15,546 - US$1,50,181 Range

EPAM
4.2

EPAM

Lead Software Engineer

US$1,12,356

 /yr
Range: US$1L - US$1L

US$1L

US$1L

US$1,01,952 - US$1,28,727 Range

Enova
4

Enova

Lead Software Engineer

US$1,48,844

 /yr
Range: US$1L - US$2L

US$1L

US$2L

US$1,35,201 - US$1,50,998 Range

CCC Intelligent Solutions
4.2

CCC Intelligent Solutions

Lead Software Engineer

US$1,24,787

 /yr
Range: US$1L - US$1L

US$1L

US$1L

US$1,07,355 - US$1,45,355 Range

Capital One
4.1

Capital One

Lead Software Engineer

US$1,49,495

 /yr
Range: US$1L - US$2L

US$1L

US$2L

US$1,39,464 - US$2,03,769 Range

OfficeMax
3.2

OfficeMax

Lead Software Engineer

US$1,36,666

 /yr
Range: US$1L - US$1L

US$1L

US$1L

US$1,07,513 - US$1,41,192 Range

Deloitte
4

Deloitte

Lead Software Engineer

US$79,061

 /yr
Range: US$79T - US$1L

US$79T

US$1L

US$79,061 - US$1,07,023 Range

ZS Associates
4

ZS Associates

Lead Software Engineer

US$1,51,399

 /yr
Range: US$1L - US$2L

US$1L

US$2L

US$1,27,709 - US$1,71,856 Range

Impetus Technologies
4

Impetus Technologies

Lead Software Engineer

US$1,09,418

 /yr
Range: US$1L - US$1L

US$1L

US$1L

US$1,09,418 - US$1,23,363 Range

Allstate
3.5

Allstate

Lead Software Engineer

US$1,30,269

 /yr
Range: US$1L - US$1L

US$1L

US$1L

US$1,12,188 - US$1,36,476 Range

Caterpillar
4

Caterpillar

Lead Software Engineer

US$1,49,688

 /yr
Range: US$1L - US$2L

US$1L

US$2L

US$1,34,090 - US$1,51,345 Range

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Frequently asked questions about a Lead Software Engineer salaries

The average salary for a Lead Software Engineer is US$1,28,843 per year in Chicago, IL, United States Area. Salaries estimates are based on 344 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by a Lead Software Engineer employees in Chicago, IL, United States Area.

The highest salary for a Lead Software Engineer in Chicago, IL, United States Area is US$1,59,849 per year.

The lowest salary for a Lead Software Engineer in Chicago, IL, United States Area is US$1,03,851 per year.

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