How much does a Lead Engineer make?

Updated 21 Oct 2021
₹13L /yr
Average Base Pay

4,103 salaries

₹5L

Low

₹13L

Average

₹24L

High

No additional cash compensation has been reported for this role

The national average salary for Lead Engineer is ₹13,00,000 per year in India. Filter by location to see Lead Engineer salaries in your area. Salaries estimates are based on 4103 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by Lead Engineer employees.

Seniority Levels

L4
Lead Engineer₹13L /yr
L5
Principal Engineer₹24L /yr
Career Path

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HCL Technologies
3.7

HCL Technologies

Lead Engineer

₹6,67,784

 /yr
Range: ₹98T - ₹94L
1,210 salaries
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₹98T

₹94L

₹98,100 - ₹93,52,607 Range

Samsung R&D Institute India - Bangalore
2.7

Samsung R&D Institute India - Bangalore

Lead Engineer

₹15,65,691

 /yr
Range: ₹1L - ₹2Cr

₹1L

₹2Cr

₹1,36,515 - ₹1,71,39,652 Range

Samsung Electronics
3.8

Samsung Electronics

Lead Engineer

₹15,40,225

 /yr
Range: ₹1L - ₹46L

₹1L

₹46L

₹1,26,354 - ₹45,50,113 Range

Samsung R&D Institute India - Noida
3.2

Samsung R&D Institute India - Noida

Lead Engineer

₹14,84,468

 /yr
Range: ₹1L - ₹23L

₹1L

₹23L

₹1,39,976 - ₹23,39,624 Range

QuEST Global
3

QuEST Global

Lead Engineer

₹10,12,806

 /yr
Range: ₹2L - ₹22L

₹2L

₹22L

₹1,95,240 - ₹21,67,646 Range

GE
4

GE

Lead Engineer

₹16,00,484

 /yr
Range: ₹2L - ₹30L

₹2L

₹30L

₹1,79,365 - ₹29,61,935 Range

HCL
3.6

HCL

Lead Engineer

₹7,42,493

 /yr
Range: ₹2L - ₹13L

₹2L

₹13L

₹1,54,332 - ₹12,95,356 Range

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Tata Power
3.9

Tata Power

Lead Engineer

₹6,44,520

 /yr
Range: ₹3L - ₹14L

₹3L

₹14L

₹2,50,268 - ₹14,30,896 Range

John Deere
4

John Deere

Lead Engineer

₹16,40,464

 /yr
Range: ₹2L - ₹21L

₹2L

₹21L

₹1,62,700 - ₹20,82,095 Range

Samsung India Electronics
3.8

Samsung India Electronics

Lead Engineer

₹15,97,158

 /yr
Range: ₹2L - ₹25L

₹2L

₹25L

₹2,25,068 - ₹24,88,026 Range

Sasken
3.7

Sasken

Lead Engineer

₹16,33,256

 /yr
Range: ₹3L - ₹26L

₹3L

₹26L

₹3,47,691 - ₹25,72,207 Range

Majesco
3.1

Majesco

Lead Engineer

₹11,64,283

 /yr
Range: ₹8L - ₹19L

₹8L

₹19L

₹7,50,000 - ₹19,13,627 Range

QBurst
4.6

QBurst

Lead Engineer - Monthly

₹1,00,074

 /mo
Range: ₹30T - ₹1L

₹30T

₹1L

₹30,000 - ₹1,30,131 Range

Info Edge
3.9

Info Edge

Lead Engineer

₹18,82,103

 /yr
Range: ₹5L - ₹28L

₹5L

₹28L

₹5,26,206 - ₹27,73,874 Range

Target
3.7

Target

Lead Engineer

₹33,18,455

 /yr
Range: ₹19L - ₹59L

₹19L

₹59L

₹18,94,391 - ₹58,57,194 Range

Comviva
3.6

Comviva

Lead Engineer

₹11,19,299

 /yr
Range: ₹4L - ₹17L

₹4L

₹17L

₹3,97,362 - ₹17,46,817 Range

Mahindra
4

Mahindra

Lead Engineer

₹15,75,349

 /yr
Range: ₹3L - ₹24L

₹3L

₹24L

₹2,57,221 - ₹23,67,498 Range

Alcatel-Lucent
3.6

Alcatel-Lucent

Lead Engineer

₹15,51,934

 /yr
Range: ₹11L - ₹21L

₹11L

₹21L

₹10,84,847 - ₹20,77,551 Range

Qualcomm
4.2

Qualcomm

Lead Engineer

₹26,00,065

 /yr
Range: ₹13L - ₹35L

₹13L

₹35L

₹12,95,356 - ₹35,25,541 Range

Ittiam Systems
3.7

Ittiam Systems

Lead Engineer

₹22,61,149

 /yr
Range: ₹6L - ₹28L

₹6L

₹28L

₹6,27,618 - ₹28,49,784 Range

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Frequently asked questions about a Lead Engineer salaries

The national average salary for a Lead Engineer is ₹13,00,000 per year in India. Filter by location to see a Lead Engineer salaries in your area. Salaries estimates are based on 4103 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by a Lead Engineer employees.

The highest salary for a Lead Engineer in India is ₹24,00,000 per year.

The lowest salary for a Lead Engineer in India is ₹5,00,000 per year.

Recent Salary Reports

Below are the most recent lead engineer salary reports. Employer name has been removed to protect anonymity.

₹13,00,000
per year
A Lead Engineer in the Bengaluru Area area reported making ₹13,00,000 per year
Job Highlights
8-10 years experience
Bengaluru Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Private
₹5,50,000
per year
A Lead Engineer in the Bengaluru Area area reported making ₹5,50,000 per year
Job Highlights
3-4 years experience
Bengaluru Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public
₹11,39,585
per year
A Lead Engineer in the Bengaluru Area area reported making ₹11,39,585 per year
Job Highlights
3-4 years experience
Bengaluru Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public
₹16,00,000
per year
An Engineering Lead in the Bengaluru Area area reported making ₹16,00,000 per year
Job Highlights
8-10 years experience
Bengaluru Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public
₹62,677
monthly
A Lead Engineer in the Chennai Area area reported making ₹62,677 per month
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
Chennai Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public
₹10,00,000
per year
A Lead Engineer in the Hyderabad Area area reported making ₹10,00,000 per year
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
Hyderabad Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public
₹45,00,000
per year
A Lead Engineer in the Bengaluru Area area reported making ₹45,00,000 per year
Additional Pay
₹300k cash bonus
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Bengaluru Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public
₹7,00,000
per year
A Lead Engineer in the New Delhi Area area reported making ₹7,00,000 per year
Job Highlights
5-7 years experience
New Delhi Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public
₹20,57,765
per year
A Lead Engineer in the New Delhi Area area reported making ₹20,57,765 per year
Job Highlights
3-4 years experience
New Delhi Area area
Full-time
 
51 to 200 employees
Company - Private
₹16,00,000
per year
A Lead Engineer in the Pune Area area reported making ₹16,00,000 per year
Job Highlights
8-10 years experience
Pune Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public
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