Lead Game Programmer Salary in the United States

How much does a Lead Game Programmer make in the United States? The average Lead Game Programmer salary in the United States is $100,813 as of October 30, 2019, but the salary range typically falls between $85,678 and $118,741. Salary ranges 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, Salary.com helps you determine your exact pay target. 

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$85,678 to $118,741
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RDI Technology Partners - San Diego , CA
As the Senior Game Developer (lead), you will provide hands-on technical leadership from design to product delivery for elaborate and complex video game UNITY-based solutions in an Agile product ...
ZipRecruiter - 1 day ago
Biblioso Corporation - Redmond , WA
This engineer will work directly with game teams on Halo Infinite to integrate, support, and ... In addition, this engineer will work with the PC Security Lead and the PC team to design and ...
ZipRecruiter - 1 day ago
Survios , the foremost virtual reality game developer and pioneer of the future of immersive technologies, has an opening for an experienced Lead Sound Designer to lead our amazing Audio team! The ...
LinkedIn - 4 days ago
Job Description The Technical Lead, SDK and Developer Tools is an important role at Leia. The job ... Be a point of contact for customers ranging from System on Chip (SoCs) to Game Development
ZipRecruiter - 9 days ago
Apex Systems - Menlo Park , California
In other areas, they work with engineers to make sure that product designs are good. Spot areas to ... Experience in game testing EEO Employer Apex Systems is an equal opportunity employer. We do not ...
Monster - 1 day ago
Irvine Technology Corporation (ITC) - Las Vegas , NV
Lead Data Integration Architect Our Premier Gaming client in Las Vegas, Nevada is looking to add to ... Develop and re-engineer the data acquisition, storage, processing, security, data management, and ...
Dice.com - 2 days ago
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These charts show the average base salary (core compensation), as well as the average total cash compensation for the job of Lead Game Programmer in the United States. The base salary for Lead Game Programmer ranges from $85,678 to $118,741 with the average base salary of $100,813. The total cash compensation, which includes base, and annual incentives, can vary anywhere from $89,809 to $127,267 with the average total cash compensation of $106,602.

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