How much does a Development Lead make hourly in the United States? The average hourly wage for a Development Lead in the United States is $50 as of September 25, 2020, but the salary range typically falls between $44 and $57. Hourly rate can vary widely depending on many important factors, including education, certifications, additional skills, the number of years you have spent in your profession. With more online, real-time compensation data than any other website, helps you determine your exact pay target. 

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Data Systems Analysts, Inc. - Fairfax , VA
The Agile Development Lead will serve as the Scrum Master for the Army Knowledge Online (AKO) Portal, an Army enterprise collaboration tool. As a team lead, the Agile Development lead will oversee a ... - 6 days ago
Freddie Mac - McLean , VA
Establish and implement UI development and testing standards * Develop POC's using rapid ... Help lead technical implementation and designing effort Qualifications: * 8+ years of relevant ...
Freddie Mac - 22 days ago
Freddie Mac - McLean , VA
As a Senior Development Lead, leading the technical strategy and vision for your area, you valuing simplicity, and are willing to challenge both business and technical constraints to achieve a solid ...
Freddie Mac - 71 days ago
Leidos - Reston , VA
Primary Responsibilities Candidate will lead software development team through development of product to full deployment in production environment. The candidate will be responsible for managing the ...
Appcast Agency - 16 days ago
10Pearls - Vienna , VA
Provides advice to leadership on the design, development and enforcement of businessinfrastructure ... Define, lead and encourage continuous improvement of the Teamrsquos delivery and development ... - 16 days ago
UpStream Global Services - McLean , VA
Lead Java Developer ndash Data Management We have an immediate opportunity with a large F500 client ... Projects will include new development, enhancements, and maintenance of systems for acquiring ... - 10 days ago
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These charts show the average hourly wage (core compensation), as well as the average total hourly cash compensation for the job of Development Lead in the United States. The average hourly rate for Development Lead ranges from $44 to $57 with the average hourly pay of $50. The total hourly cash compensation, which includes base and short-term incentives, can vary anywhere from $46 to $61 with the average total hourly cash compensation of $53.

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