Lead Software Engineer salary in Denver

Average Base Salary in Denver

$116,500
$8,000
Additional Cash Compensation
$124,500
Total Compensation
Median: $117K
Min: $93K
Max: $143K

How Much Does a Lead Software Engineer Make in Denver?

The average salary for a Lead Software Engineer in Denver is $116,500. The average additional cash compensation for a Lead Software Engineer in Denver is $8,000. The average total compensation for a Lead Software Engineer in Denver is $124,500. Lead Software Engineer salaries are based on responses gathered by Built In Colorado from anonymous Lead Software Engineer employees in Denver.

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Lead Software Engineer jobs in Colorado

Lead Software Engineer

Greater Denver Area
16 hours ago
+20
We are looking for a talented, hands-on engineer to lead us in building innovative and scalable software solutions alongside an Agile team responsible for delivering new product development needs. The right person will have a passion for demonstrating ownership in designing, along with solving complex problems and doing so with an autonomous, collaborative team focused on fast-paced delivery using rapid, continuous development methods.

Software Engineer/Team Lead (Integrations - Expansion)

Fort Collins
2 days ago
You A Software Engineer/Team Lead that likes being part of a team working closely to solve problems. You don’t want to be another cog in the wheel and are looking for the next big thing. Collaborating with team members is your jam, and you’re a goal-getter that seeks to understand problems. You keep it casual and love a good whiteboard. Work is best when you can make meaningful contributions to a rapidly-growing company. Us BillGO is innovating

Team Lead, Software Engineering

Greater Denver Area
2 days ago
+43
Job Description The Software Development Team Lead is responsible for the architecture and technical direction of a software project. In this job, you will also be responsible for the growth and mentoring of other software engineers. You will work closely with product management to understand business needs and guide projects from conception through implementation. Responsibilities ·       Work across the stack from UI to database ·      

Lead Software Engineer

Greater Denver Area
1 day ago
+29
Travelers Haven is seeking a Software Engineer Lead that with strong abstract problem-solving abilities to join our Engineering team. This position will partner heavily with the Senior Software Engineers, while owning the technology and architecture for the team. This role is a technical leadership, not people management. It is a more technical track than moving into Software Engineering Management. You will work directly with the executive team and the employees using our software to help shape the future of our company. Our team is small but focused on shipping quality product. The ideal candidate for this position is willing and able to work full-stack and do Ruby on Rails, CSS/JS as needed but gravitates more towards the back-end systems side.

Lead Software Engineer

Greater Denver Area
3 weeks ago
+40
Guild is hiring for a Lead Software Engineer to oversee a high performing team to innovate and build software that helps students take advantage of Guild’s affordable education programs and coaching services. You will be tasked with growing and mentoring a team of creative engineers, who will build products that are intuitive, easy to use, and provide a frictionless experience for our users. Moreover, you’ll use your passion for writing clean, well-tested, and reusable code to build high quality software that will scale efficiently with our continued business growth.

Lead Software Engineer (Chicago or Remote)

Greater Denver Area
1 day ago
+15
We are a dynamic team of engineers that iterate on ideas and products for a growing company that is dedicated to building meaningful tech communities. Here, we can provide interesting challenges and puzzles to solve as our technical stack rapidly evolves. You will be able to work with new technologies and architectures in a forward-thinking organization that looks to push boundaries. Full stack software engineers work both on the front and back ends of our platform. The tasks you will have will require you to visualize and work with the entire platform. We want to implement solidly-designed systems that function well and provide a beautiful experience for our users. You will work with Go, JavaScript, and TypeScript to build services. You will maintain parts of our legacy platform in Drupal. You will be a critical member of our team, and we want you to grow with us. We have clearly defined paths of progression, whether you want to design systems, manage engineers, or put your head down and code.

Software Engineering Lead C#/ReactJS/SQL (Investment Finance)

Greater Denver Area
2 weeks ago
Can you switch rapidly between talking high-level architecture and putting out the latest fire? We need somebody to provide technical leadership for our 100% remote development team. FinFolio needs a gifted ReactJS/C#/SQL lead who can guide our technology, fix bugs, and build out new features.  This is a hands-on job. You will spend most of your time writing code, but also guide the team and help set the product and technology direction. You

Lead Software Engineer Salary ranges

Average Lead Software Engineer Salary by Company Size

People with the job title Lead Software Engineer make the most at companies with 201-500 employees, earning $143,000 on average.

Lead Software Engineer Salary by gender

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Lead Software Engineer Salary by Years of Experience

The average salary for a Lead Software Engineer with 7+ years of experience is $143,000.

Average Dev + Engineer salaries in Denver

Job Title Average Salary Salary Range
QA Analyst $68,531
Min: $48K
Max: $110K
Junior Software Engineer $70,625
Min: $55K
Max: $82K
Front End Developer $81,396
Min: $37K
Max: $150K
QA Engineer $83,710
Min: $57K
Max: $127K
Salesforce Developer $84,725
Min: $64K
Max: $135K
Automation Engineer $86,588
Min: $51K
Max: $110K
Android Developer $90,818
Min: $70K
Max: $115K
Software Test Engineer $94,906
Min: $61K
Max: $165K
Data Engineer $98,132
Min: $49K
Max: $146K
iOS Developer $103,818
Min: $60K
Max: $145K
Game Developer $105,000
Min: $105K
Max: $105K
Software Engineer $106,284
Min: $60K
Max: $170K
Security Engineer $106,706
Min: $78K
Max: $137K
QA Manager $107,833
Min: $85K
Max: $140K
DevOps Engineer $107,891
Min: $70K
Max: $160K
Sales Engineer $112,533
Min: $61K
Max: $200K
Lead Software Engineer $116,500
Min: $93K
Max: $143K
Hardware Engineer $121,000
Min: $121K
Max: $121K
Systems Engineer $126,000
Min: $126K
Max: $126K
Machine Learning Engineer $128,000
Min: $128K
Max: $128K
Senior Software Engineer $129,144
Min: $90K
Max: $195K
Database Administrator $136,500
Min: $133K
Max: $140K
Data Architect $136,727
Min: $73K
Max: $185K
Engineering Manager $141,675
Min: $110K
Max: $190K
Principal Software Engineer $149,810
Min: $98K
Max: $195K
Director of Software Engineering $155,610
Min: $111K
Max: $200K
Site Reliability Engineer $163,000
Min: $133K
Max: $193K
Data Engineering Manager $167,000
Min: $167K
Max: $167K
Vice President of Engineering $173,417
Min: $132K
Max: $225K
CTO (Chief Technology Officer) $195,760
Min: $100K
Max: $330K

Skills that affect Lead Software Engineer salaries in Denver

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Javascript
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Amazon Web Services
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Recent Lead Software Engineer salaries in Denver

$120,000
Yearly Salary
A Lead Software Engineer reported a yearly salary of $120,000 with +$14,000 in additional cash compensation
500+ Employees
Denver
$110,000
Yearly Salary
A Software Engineering Manager reported a yearly salary of $110,000
1-3 Years of Experience
Male
11-50 Employees
Denver
5-10 Reports
$143,000
Yearly Salary
A Lead Software Engineer reported a yearly salary of $143,000 with +$5,000 in additional cash compensation
7+ Years of Experience
Male
201-500 Employees
Denver
$93,000
Yearly Salary
A Software Engineer 2 reported a yearly salary of $93,000 with +$5,000 in additional cash compensation
5-7 Years of Experience
Male
500+ Employees
Denver
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