CTO (Chief Technology Officer) salary in Denver

Average Base Salary in Denver

$199,250
$26,250
Additional Cash Compensation
$225,500
Total Compensation
Median: $199K
Min: $100K
Max: $330K

How Much Does a CTO (Chief Technology Officer) Make in Denver?

The average salary for a CTO (Chief Technology Officer) in Denver is $199,250. The average additional cash compensation for a CTO (Chief Technology Officer) in Denver is $26,250. The average total compensation for a CTO (Chief Technology Officer) in Denver is $225,500. CTO (Chief Technology Officer) salaries are based on responses gathered by Built In from anonymous CTO (Chief Technology Officer) employees in Denver.

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CTO (Chief Technology Officer) jobs in Denver

Director of Engineering

Greater Denver Area
3 days ago
+55
About the teamThe Analytics group within DAT is focused on leveraging modern software development technologies to give our customers the actionable and insightful information they need to run their businesses. Our teams have access to the largest database of shipment transaction data in North America, and are leveraging it and other data sources to deliver groundbreaking products in the logistics industry.This is a rapidly growing group made up

Director of Engineering

Greater Denver Area
1 week ago
+39
Built In Colorado honors Pie in its 2021 Best Places to Work Awards Pie Insurance Raises $118 Million in Series C Funding Pie Insurance Named a Leading Place to Work in Colorado Check out our great reviews from current and former employees on Glassdoor Pie is transforming small business insurance - starting with workers’ compensation. We are driven by our core values that guide every decision we make, the community we build, and the service we

VICE PRESIDENT OF ENGINEERING

Greater Denver Area
1 week ago
+53
FluentStream is a software-as-a-service (SaaS) company that simplifies and automates how businesses communicate with customers. Thousands of businesses across the country have replaced their legacy phone system with FluentStream’s modern, cloud-based communications platform.  Our apps enable support, sales and other professionals to deliver an exceptional customer experience from any device or location. Our 80+ remote employees share a passion

Director of Software Engineering

Greater Denver Area
1 week ago
+45
The Opportunity:  Mersive is a rapidly growing software company in downtown Denver that offers an award-winning wireless collaboration product suite that is transforming how organizations work and learn. We are seeking a candidate to fulfill the Director of Software Engineering role on our fast-paced team. We’re looking for a qualified Engineering leader with demonstrated experience taking a holistic, strategic approach to high-volume development

Software Engineering Director/VP

Fort Collins
2 weeks ago
+54
BillGO is looking for an Engineering Manager with a passion for leading a team of engineers responsible for building, monitoring, and improving the health of our integrations, defining monitoring and escalation procedures, and improving our developer processes. This team supports the most mission-critical component of our business. Key factors for this position are not only technical aptitude, but also being a problem solver, continuous learner, and great collaborator. The ideal candidate will have experienced working in a fast-paced environment.  

Vice President of Engineering

Greater Denver Area
8 hours ago
+27
About Parsyl: Parsyl is an insurance technology company that delivers data-driven cargo insurance solutions for essential supply chains including vaccines and medicines, perishable foods, and other sensitive goods. Our mission is to end the days of “ship and pray” and build a world where everyone, everywhere can trust the quality of the goods they rely on, from the foods they eat to the medicines they need.  We are working to achieve this by

Engineering Director

Remote
3 weeks ago
+11
VidMob is the world’s leading platform for Intelligent Creative that provides an end-to-end solution to help brands improve their marketing results by unifying creative and data. Our Engineering team brings VidMob’s industry-leading products and features to life. We like to think of them as an expert crew of agile developers and all-round logic wranglers. VidMob engineers develop a first-in-class operating system for creativity, bringing together

Engineering Director (BAM)

Remote
3 weeks ago
+43
About us TeamSnap is a sports and communication platform dedicated to empowering play in youth sports. We encourage our people to bring big ideas and tiny egos which lands us on Outside Magazine’s list of “Best Places to Work” on the regular. TeamSnap is looking for a Director of Software Engineering who will provide compelling people, process, and technology partnership to our Brands and Members teams. Our Brands and Members teams build the

Director of Engineering (Gaming)

Greater Boulder Area
2 weeks ago
+42
The Opportunity Stream is hiring for a Technical Director of Gaming. In this role you’ll lead Stream’s efforts to provide our chat and activity feeds APIs for gaming platforms. Initially the focus will be on Unity and Unreal. As a director you should understand the competitive landscape. Note that we’re currently also hiring lead engineers for Unity and Unreal. Stream’s APIs for activity feeds and chat are used by over a billion end users. Our

Head of Technology - ShapeShift Foundation

Greater Denver Area
1 week ago
+49
As the Head of Technology for the ShapeShift Foundation, you will provide sound technical leadership in all aspects of ShapeShift’s decentralization and open-source efforts. You will communicate with community members, contributors, stakeholders, and users. You are not the boss of the community, but rather its most respected technical leader, earned through your collaborative efforts. You will oversee the open-source development, cultivating a culture of transparency and merit-based participation. You will ensure the safe and productive  open sourcing of all of ShapeShift’s production platform and mobile code. The ultimate goal of this position will be to lead ShapeShift’s global software platform into a successful decentralized model.

Director of Software Engineering

Greater Boulder Area
6 days ago
+19
The Director of Software Engineering will report to the Head of Engineering and will be responsible for the development of software across AMP products. This includes managing and growing a team of software engineers that encompass perception, path-planning, web development, devops, and cloud infrastructure.

Lead/Director of Software Engineering

Greater Denver Area
6 days ago
+24
Do you want to help build real technology for a meaningful purpose? Do you want to fight to make the world’s fresh produce healthier, tastier, and more sustainable? As the Robotics Software Lead at Tortuga, you’ll lead our strategic and tactical software development efforts and execution while empowering the robotics software working team. You’ll drive the world-changing performance of our groundbreaking fleet of robots. You’ll be starting with

CTO (Chief Technology Officer) Salary ranges

Average CTO (Chief Technology Officer) Salary by Company Size

People with the job title CTO (Chief Technology Officer) make the most at companies with 501-1,000 employees, earning $330,000 on average.

CTO (Chief Technology Officer) Salary by gender

The average CTO (Chief Technology Officer) salary for women is $244,667 and the average CTO (Chief Technology Officer) salary for men is $159,900.

CTO (Chief Technology Officer) Salary by Years of Experience

The average salary for a CTO (Chief Technology Officer) with 7+ years of experience is $192,500.

Average Dev + Engineer salaries in Denver

Job Title Average Salary Salary Range
QA Analyst $69,185
Min: $48K
Max: $110K
Junior Software Engineer $73,120
Min: $51K
Max: $90K
Front End Developer $82,828
Min: $37K
Max: $150K
Salesforce Developer $84,725
Min: $64K
Max: $135K
QA Engineer $87,794
Min: $57K
Max: $135K
Automation Engineer $91,000
Min: $51K
Max: $137K
Software Test Engineer $95,976
Min: $61K
Max: $165K
Data Engineer $98,829
Min: $49K
Max: $146K
Android Developer $101,667
Min: $70K
Max: $155K
Software Engineer $104,401
Min: $65K
Max: $170K
Game Developer $105,000
Min: $105K
Max: $105K
Hardware Engineer $105,500
Min: $90K
Max: $121K
Sales Engineer $106,018
Min: $40K
Max: $200K
Systems Engineer $108,149
Min: $70K
Max: $135K
QA Manager $111,722
Min: $85K
Max: $150K
DevOps Engineer $112,081
Min: $70K
Max: $170K
Security Engineer $112,450
Min: $78K
Max: $160K
iOS Developer $113,516
Min: $60K
Max: $175K
Machine Learning Engineer $129,000
Min: $128K
Max: $130K
Senior Software Engineer $131,367
Min: $90K
Max: $232K
Database Administrator $135,000
Min: $132K
Max: $140K
Site Reliability Engineer $135,689
Min: $110K
Max: $193K
Data Architect $141,769
Min: $73K
Max: $195K
Lead Software Engineer $141,929
Min: $93K
Max: $178K
Engineering Manager $146,749
Min: $110K
Max: $201K
Principal Software Engineer $150,513
Min: $98K
Max: $195K
Director of Software Engineering $159,953
Min: $111K
Max: $225K
Data Engineering Manager $163,500
Min: $160K
Max: $167K
Vice President of Engineering $178,250
Min: $121K
Max: $225K
CTO (Chief Technology Officer) $199,250
Min: $100K
Max: $330K

Skills that affect CTO (Chief Technology Officer) salaries in Denver

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Recent CTO (Chief Technology Officer) salaries in Denver

$160,000
Yearly Salary
A Chief Technology Officer reported a yearly salary of $160,000 with +$40,000 in additional cash compensation
7+ Years of Experience
Male
11-50 Employees
Denver
1-5 Reports
$325,000
Yearly Salary
A Chief Technology Officer reported a yearly salary of $325,000
7+ Years of Experience
Female
51-200 Employees
Denver
$200,000
Yearly Salary
A CTO reported a yearly salary of $200,000 with +$25,000 in additional cash compensation
7+ Years of Experience
Female
51-200 Employees
Denver
$153,000
Yearly Salary
A CTO reported a yearly salary of $153,000
1-3 Years of Experience
Male
11-50 Employees
Denver
1-5 Reports
$154,000
Yearly Salary
A CTO reported a yearly salary of $154,000
7+ Years of Experience
Male
11-50 Employees
Denver
5-10 Reports
$120,000
Yearly Salary
A CTO reported a yearly salary of $120,000
3-5 Years of Experience
Male
1-10 Employees
Denver
$162,000
Yearly Salary
A CTO (Chief Technology Officer) reported a yearly salary of $162,000
7+ Years of Experience
Male
51-200 Employees
Denver
1-5 Reports
$190,000
Yearly Salary
A CTO (Chief Technology Officer) reported a yearly salary of $190,000 with +$10,000 in additional cash compensation
7+ Years of Experience
Male
11-50 Employees
Denver
>10 Reports
$135,000
Yearly Salary
A CTO reported a yearly salary of $135,000
1-3 Years of Experience
Male
11-50 Employees
Denver
5-10 Reports
$275,000
Yearly Salary
A CTO (Chief Technology Officer) reported a yearly salary of $275,000
7+ Years of Experience
Male
201-500 Employees
Denver
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