How much does a Lead Software Engineer make?

Updated 29 Jul 2021
₹17L /yr
Average Base Pay

1,572 salaries

₹9L

Low

₹17L

Average

₹30L

High

No additional cash compensation has been reported for this role

The national average salary for a Lead Software Engineer is ₹16,50,000 per year in India. Filter by location to see Lead Software Engineer salaries in your area. Salaries estimates are based on 1572 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by Lead Software Engineer employees.

Seniority Levels

L4
Lead Software Engineer₹17L /yr
L5
Principal Software Engineer₹23L /yr
L6
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Fidelity Investments
4.2

Fidelity Investments

Lead Software Engineer

₹14,85,360

 /yr
Range: ₹1L - ₹25L
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₹1L

₹25L

₹1,32,899 - ₹24,77,333 Range

Adobe
4.4

Adobe

Lead Software Engineer

₹15,73,980

 /yr
Range: ₹2L - ₹31L

₹2L

₹31L

₹1,83,973 - ₹31,22,651 Range

Persistent Systems (India)
4

Persistent Systems (India)

Lead Software Engineer

₹9,15,221

 /yr
Range: ₹6L - ₹16L

₹6L

₹16L

₹6,00,000 - ₹15,55,886 Range

TietoEVRY
4

TietoEVRY

Lead Software Engineer

₹16,35,319

 /yr
Range: ₹12L - ₹26L

₹12L

₹26L

₹12,12,000 - ₹26,20,564 Range

OpenText
3.6

OpenText

Lead Software Engineer

₹15,37,337

 /yr
Range: ₹3L - ₹28L

₹3L

₹28L

₹3,00,000 - ₹28,21,232 Range

Cadence Design Systems
4.3

Cadence Design Systems

Lead Software Engineer

₹20,96,060

 /yr
Range: ₹15L - ₹32L

₹15L

₹32L

₹15,00,000 - ₹32,02,019 Range

Informatica
4.3

Informatica

Lead Software Engineer

₹26,63,221

 /yr
Range: ₹16L - ₹32L

₹16L

₹32L

₹16,15,494 - ₹31,78,968 Range

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UKG (Ultimate Kronos Group)
4.2

UKG (Ultimate Kronos Group)

Lead Software Engineer

₹16,45,251

 /yr
Range: ₹12L - ₹19L

₹12L

₹19L

₹12,00,000 - ₹19,43,584 Range

Impetus Technologies
4

Impetus Technologies

Lead Software Engineer

₹14,95,613

 /yr
Range: ₹3L - ₹25L

₹3L

₹25L

₹2,60,964 - ₹25,00,000 Range

Samsung R&D Institute India - Bangalore
3.5

Samsung R&D Institute India - Bangalore

Lead Software Engineer

₹16,32,991

 /yr
Range: ₹10L - ₹25L

₹10L

₹25L

₹10,12,646 - ₹24,93,290 Range

HCL Technologies
3.7

HCL Technologies

Lead Software Engineer

₹6,72,203

 /yr
Range: ₹2L - ₹10L

₹2L

₹10L

₹1,82,201 - ₹9,94,150 Range

GS Lab
4.1

GS Lab

Lead Software Engineer

₹15,41,563

 /yr
Range: ₹2L - ₹22L

₹2L

₹22L

₹1,91,314 - ₹22,22,242 Range

Freshworks
4.3

Freshworks

Lead Software Engineer

₹26,48,774

 /yr
Range: ₹19L - ₹40L

₹19L

₹40L

₹19,32,133 - ₹40,00,000 Range

Snapdeal
4.1

Snapdeal

Lead Software Engineer

₹26,48,939

 /yr
Range: ₹17L - ₹38L

₹17L

₹38L

₹17,47,671 - ₹37,68,440 Range

John Deere
4

John Deere

Lead Software Engineer

₹15,96,618

 /yr
Range: ₹12L - ₹20L

₹12L

₹20L

₹12,00,000 - ₹19,88,063 Range

Samsung Electronics
3.7

Samsung Electronics

Lead Software Engineer

₹13,86,478

 /yr
Range: ₹6L - ₹18L

₹6L

₹18L

₹6,00,000 - ₹17,89,829 Range

Thomson Reuters
4

Thomson Reuters

Lead Software Engineer

₹17,09,941

 /yr
Range: ₹11L - ₹24L

₹11L

₹24L

₹11,18,419 - ₹23,86,679 Range

EPAM
4.2

EPAM

Lead Software Engineer

₹18,85,949

 /yr
Range: ₹5L - ₹31L

₹5L

₹31L

₹5,07,602 - ₹31,20,000 Range

MakeMyTrip
4.3

MakeMyTrip

Lead Software Engineer

₹27,16,957

 /yr
Range: ₹24L - ₹34L

₹24L

₹34L

₹23,91,428 - ₹34,00,000 Range

GE
3.9

GE

Lead Software Engineer

₹16,43,467

 /yr
Range: ₹15L - ₹21L

₹15L

₹21L

₹14,56,546 - ₹20,65,187 Range

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Frequently asked questions about a Lead Software Engineer salaries

The national average salary for a a Lead Software Engineer is ₹16,50,000 per year in India. Filter by location to see a Lead Software Engineer salaries in your area. Salaries estimates are based on 1572 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by a Lead Software Engineer employees.

The highest salary for a a Lead Software Engineer in India is ₹30,00,000 per year.

The lowest salary for a a Lead Software Engineer in India is ₹8,50,200 per year.

Recent Salary Reports

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

₹11,00,000
per year
A Module Lead in the Bengaluru Area area reported making ₹11,00,000 per year
Job Highlights
5-7 years experience
Bengaluru Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public
₹12,50,000
per year
A Delivery Module Lead in the Chennai Area area reported making ₹12,50,000 per year
Job Highlights
8-10 years experience
Chennai Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Private
₹11,00,000
per year
A Lead Software Engineer in the Pune Area area reported making ₹11,00,000 per year
Job Highlights
5-7 years experience
Pune Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public
₹12,00,000
per year
A Module Lead in the Bengaluru Area area reported making ₹12,00,000 per year
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
Bengaluru Area area
Full-time
 
51 to 200 employees
Company - Private
₹8,00,000
per year
A Module Lead in the Pune Area area reported making ₹8,00,000 per year
Job Highlights
5-7 years experience
Pune Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public
₹22,00,000
per year
A Lead Software Engineer in the Bengaluru Area area reported making ₹22,00,000 per year
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Bengaluru Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Private
₹18,00,000
per year
A Module Lead in the Bengaluru Area area reported making ₹18,00,000 per year
Job Highlights
8-10 years experience
Bengaluru Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public
₹13,50,000
per year
A Delivery Module Lead in the Chennai Area area reported making ₹13,50,000 per year
Job Highlights
8-10 years experience
Chennai Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Private
₹18,00,000
per year
A Lead Software Engineer in the Chennai Area area reported making ₹18,00,000 per year
Additional Pay
₹200k cash bonus
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Chennai Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Private
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