Lead Software Engineer salary in Washington DC

Average Base Salary in Washington DC

$146,727
$5,667
Additional Cash Compensation
$152,394
Total Compensation
Median: 135,000
Min: $115K
Max: $200K

How Much Does a Lead Software Engineer Make in Washington DC?

The average salary for a Lead Software Engineer in Washington DC is $146,727. The average additional cash compensation for a Lead Software Engineer in Washington DC is $5,667. The average total compensation for a Lead Software Engineer in Washington DC is $152,394. Lead Software Engineer salaries are based on responses gathered by Built In from anonymous Lead Software Engineer employees in Washington DC.

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Lead Software Engineer jobs in Washington DC

Lead Software Engineer, DevOps

Washington DC
3 weeks ago
Locations: NY - New York, United States of America, New York, New YorkLead Software Engineer, DevOpsDo you love building and pioneering in the technology space? Do you enjoy solving complex business problems in a fast-paced, collaborative, inclusive , and iterative delivery environment? At Capital One, you'll be part of a big group of makers, breakers, doers and disruptors, who love to solve real problems and meet real customer needs. We are

Lead Software Engineer, Full Stack

Washington DC
3 days ago
Locations: Sales - MA - Boston, United States of America, Boston, MassachusettsLead Software Engineer, Full StackDo you love building and pioneering in the technology space? Do you enjoy solving complex business problems in a fast-paced, collaborative, inclusive, and iterative delivery environment? At Capital One, you'll be part of a big group of makers, breakers, doers and disruptors, who solve real problems and meet real customer needs. We are

Lead Software Engineer (Remote Eligible)

Washington DC
1 week ago
Locations: VA - McLean, United States of America, McLean, VirginiaLead Software Engineer (Remote Eligible)The world is a risky place, and navigating that risk better than any other bank is one way Capital One is working to change banking for good. In Risk Tech, we provide the foundation for Capital One to thrive in an uncertain world. Our engaged, empowered, and intelligent people produce outstanding products, working toward the common goal of

Lead Software Engineer (Remote Eligible)

Washington DC
1 week ago
Locations: VA - McLean, United States of America, McLean, VirginiaLead Software Engineer (Remote Eligible)The world is a risky place, and navigating that risk better than any other bank is one way Capital One is working to change banking for good. In Risk Tech, we provide the foundation for Capital One to thrive in an uncertain world. Our engaged, empowered, and intelligent people produce outstanding products, working toward the common goal of

Lead Software Engineer, Back End

Washington DC
2 weeks ago
Locations: VA - Vienna, United States of America, Vienna, VirginiaLead Software Engineer, Back EndDo you love building and pioneering in the technology space? Do you enjoy solving complex business problems in a fast-paced, collaborative, inclusive, and iterative delivery environment? At Capital One, you'll be part of a big group of makers, breakers, doers and disruptors, who love to solve real problems and meet real customer needs. We are seeking

Lead Software Engineer (Remote-Eligible)

Washington DC
1 month ago
Center 1 (19052), United States of America, McLean, VirginiaLead Software Engineer (Remote-Eligible)Do you love building and pioneering in the technology space? Do you enjoy solving complex business problems in a fast-paced, collaborative, inclusive, and iterative delivery environment? At Capital One, you'll be part of a big group of makers, breakers, doers and disruptors, who solve real problems and meet real customer needs. We are seeking Full

Lead, Software Engineer (Remote-Eligible)

Washington DC
2 weeks ago
Center 1 (19052), United States of America, McLean, VirginiaLead, Software Engineer (Remote-Eligible)Do you want to work for a tech company that writes its own code, develops its own software, and builds its own products? We experiment and innovate leveraging the latest technologies, engineer breakthrough customer experiences, and bring simplicity and humanity to banking. We make a difference for 65 million customers. At Capital One, you'll be

Lead, Software Engineer (remote- Eligible)

Washington DC
2 weeks ago
Center 1 (19052), United States of America, McLean, VirginiaLead, Software Engineer (remote- Eligible)Do you want to work for a tech company that writes its own code, develops its own software, and builds its own products? We experiment and innovate leveraging the latest technologies, engineer breakthrough customer experiences, and bring simplicity and humanity to banking. We make a difference for 65 million customers. At Capital One, you'll be

Lead Software Engineer - Full Stack

Washington DC
1 month ago
Locations: VA - McLean, United States of America, McLean, VirginiaLead Software Engineer - Full StackDo you love building and pioneering in the technology space? Do you enjoy solving complex business problems in a fast-paced, collaborative, inclusive, and iterative delivery environment? At Capital One, you'll be part of a big group of makers, breakers, doers and disruptors, who solve real problems and meet real customer needs. We are seeking Full

Lead Software Engineer, Back End (Remote Eligible)

Washington DC
16 hours ago
Locations: Sales - IL - Chicago, United States of America, Chicago, IllinoisLead Software Engineer, Back End (Remote Eligible)Do you love building and pioneering in the technology space? Do you enjoy solving complex business problems in a fast-paced, collaborative, inclusive, and iterative delivery environment? At Capital One, you'll be part of a big group of makers, breakers, doers and disruptors, who love to solve real problems and meet real

Lead Software Engineer, Back End (Remote)

Washington DC
3 days ago
Locations: US Remote, United States of AmericaLead Software Engineer, Back End (Remote)Do you love building and pioneering in the technology space? Do you enjoy solving complex business problems in a fast-paced, collaborative, inclusive, and iterative delivery environment? At Capital One, you'll be part of a big group of makers, breakers, doers and disruptors, who love to solve real problems and meet real customer needs. As a part of Capital One

Lead Software Engineer, DevOps (Remote Eligible)

Washington DC
5 days ago
Locations: NY - New York, United States of America, New York, New YorkLead Software Engineer, DevOps (Remote Eligible)Do you love building and pioneering in the technology space? Do you enjoy solving complex business problems in a fast-paced, collaborative, inclusive , and iterative delivery environment? At Capital One, you'll be part of a big group of makers, breakers, doers and disruptors, who love to solve real problems and meet real customer

Lead Software Engineer Salary ranges

The most common Lead Software Engineer salary in Washington DC 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 11-50 employees, earning $200,000 on average.

Lead Software Engineer Salary by gender

Lead Software Engineer Salary by Years of Experience

The average salary for a Lead Software Engineer with 7+ years of experience is $171,667.

Average Dev + Engineer salaries in Washington DC

Job TitleAverage SalarySalary Range
QA Analyst$76,571
Min: $65K
Max: $90K
QA Engineer$84,286
Min: $80K
Max: $90K
Software Test Engineer$90,143
Min: $85K
Max: $96K
Implementation Specialist$93,625
Min: $65K
Max: $121K
Android Developer$100,286
Min: $85K
Max: $119K
Junior Software Engineer$103,444
Min: $80K
Max: $115K
Front End Developer$107,778
Min: $95K
Max: $140K
Systems Engineer$114,156
Min: $93K
Max: $125K
Software Engineer$114,542
Min: $84K
Max: $160K
iOS Developer$116,857
Min: $100K
Max: $160K
DevOps Engineer$118,571
Min: $115K
Max: $120K
Salesforce Developer$121,250
Min: $90K
Max: $161K
Sales Engineer$122,636
Min: $100K
Max: $214K
QA Manager$123,571
Min: $120K
Max: $125K
Data Engineer$126,600
Min: $100K
Max: $200K
Game Developer$130,063
Min: $67K
Max: $214K
Security Engineer$130,500
Min: $110K
Max: $200K
Site Reliability Engineer$134,857
Min: $110K
Max: $171K
Senior Data Engineer$137,625
Min: $125K
Max: $185K
Automation Engineer$141,429
Min: $100K
Max: $169K
Senior Software Engineer$142,676
Min: $116K
Max: $190K
Lead Software Engineer$146,727
Min: $115K
Max: $200K
Database Administrator$149,700
Min: $115K
Max: $199K
Principal Software Engineer$151,250
Min: $86K
Max: $207K
Data Architect$152,111
Min: $135K
Max: $198K
Hardware Engineer$153,250
Min: $134K
Max: $210K
Engineering Manager$154,000
Min: $145K
Max: $204K
Machine Learning Engineer$155,625
Min: $145K
Max: $175K
Data Engineering Manager$165,400
Min: $155K
Max: $180K
Director of Software Engineering$198,625
Min: $175K
Max: $226K
Vice President of Engineering$213,111
Min: $200K
Max: $283K
CIO (Chief Information Officer)$227,500
Min: $225K
Max: $230K
CTO (Chief Technology Officer)$278,625
Min: $100K
Max: $393K

Skills that affect Lead Software Engineer salaries in Washington DC

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Javascript
1% have this skill
2
Java
1% have this skill
3
.NET
1% have this skill
4
SQL
1% have this skill
5
Node.js
0% have this skill
6
Amazon Web Services
0% have this skill

Recent Lead Software Engineer salaries in Washington DC

$165,000
Yearly Salary
A Lead Software Engineer reported a yearly salary of $165,000
7+ Years of Experience
Male
1,000+ Employees
Washington DC
$150,000
Yearly Salary
A Lead Software Developer reported a yearly salary of $150,000 with +$2,000 in additional cash compensation
7+ Years of Experience
Male
201-500 Employees
Washington DC
$115,000
Yearly Salary
A Lead Software Engineer reported a yearly salary of $115,000 with +$15,000 in additional cash compensation
3-5 Years of Experience
Male
1,000+ Employees
Washington DC
5-10 Reports
$200,000
Yearly Salary
A Lead .NET Backend Engineer reported a yearly salary of $200,000
7+ Years of Experience
Male
11-50 Employees
Washington DC
1-5 Reports
$135,000
Yearly Salary
A Lead Software Engineer reported a yearly salary of $135,000
1,000+ Employees
Washington DC
$135,000
Yearly Salary
A Lead Software Engineer reported a yearly salary of $135,000
501-1,000 Employees
Washington DC
$189,000
Yearly Salary
A Lead Software Engineer reported a yearly salary of $189,000
501-1,000 Employees
Washington DC
$130,000
Yearly Salary
A Lead Software Engineer reported a yearly salary of $130,000
51-200 Employees
Washington DC
$130,000
Yearly Salary
A Lead Software Engineer reported a yearly salary of $130,000
51-200 Employees
Washington DC
$135,000
Yearly Salary
A Lead Software Engineer reported a yearly salary of $135,000
51-200 Employees
Washington DC
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