In my job market senior vs. lead devs are two specific roles I've seen both in organizations I've been with and also reflected in job postings too.
Given how variable our industry is, it's not really surprising that different people in different markets or living in different areas would have a different experience 😜
Ah yes, job postings are a different story - those definitely conflate role/position and pay-grade into one thing and that rarely reflects reality.
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