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When it comes to salary rates for software professionals, it definitely pays to be in a lead developer or engineering role, according to the compensation web site payscale.com. According to payscale, these are the median salaries that professionals can expect to earn in top software roles as of May. All salaries have been rounded off.
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Median salary = $132,000

25th percentile salary = $110,000

75th percentile salary = $150,000
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Median salary = $131,000

25th percentile salary = $120,000

75th percentile salary = $150,000
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Median salary = $121,000

25th percentile salary = $100,000

75th percentile salary = $140,000
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Median salary = $120,000

25th percentile salary = $100,000

75th percentile salary = $140,000
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Median salary = $110,000

25th percentile salary = $92,000

75th percentile salary = $130,000
Senior-software-engineer.png
Median salary = $109,000

25th percentile salary = $93,000

75th percentile salary = $130,000
Lead-software-development-engineer.png
Median salary = $105,000

25th percentile salary = $88,000

75th percentile salary = $130,000
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Median salary = $83,000

25th percentile salary = $69,000

75th percentile salary = $100,000
Software developer two.png
Median salary = $80,000

25th percentile salary = $69,000

75th percentile salary = $94,000
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Median salary = $73,000

25th percentile salary = $60,000

75th percentile salary = $87,000
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Median salary = $68,000

25th percentile salary = $55,000

75th percentile salary = $84,000
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Application developer
Median salary = $67,000

25th percentile salary = $56,000

75th percentile salary = $81,000
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Median salary = $66,000

25th percentile salary = $58,000

75th percentile salary = $76,000
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Median salary = $59,000

25th percentile salary = $50,000

75th percentile salary = $67,000
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Median salary = $55,000

25th percentile salary = $45,000

75th percentile salary = $71,000