Lead Software Engineer salary in Denver

Average Base Salary in Denver

$141,929
$9,611
Additional Cash Compensation
$151,540
Total Compensation
Median: $142K
Min: $93K
Max: $178K

How Much Does a Lead Software Engineer Make in Denver?

The average salary for a Lead Software Engineer in Denver is $141,929. The average additional cash compensation for a Lead Software Engineer in Denver is $9,611. The average total compensation for a Lead Software Engineer in Denver is $151,540. Lead Software Engineer salaries are based on responses gathered by Built In from anonymous Lead Software Engineer employees in Denver.

Denver by the numbers

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Total number of Tech companies in Colorado
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Brand Manager
Budget Analyst
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Business Development Manager
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Business Intelligence Analyst
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Customer Support Manager
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Data Engineering Manager
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Database Administrator
Design Director
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DevOps Engineer
Digital Marketing Manager
Director of Analytics
Director of Customer Success
Director of Marketing
Director of Operations
Director of Product Management
Director of Product Marketing
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Director of Software Engineering
Editor
Email Marketing Manager
Engineering Manager
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Finance Director
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HR Coordinator
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Implementation Manager
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Inside Sales Manager
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Lead Software Engineer jobs in Denver

Sr./Lead Software Engineer

Remote
1 week ago
+52
Sr./Lead Software EngineerAt IHS Markit, we are building a software solution that connects data in revolutionary ways, illuminating answers that were previously impossible to find and empowering our clients to envision the future, so they can determine the best course of action in the present. We are disrupting the current digital transformation landscape with state-of-the-art AI developed by a passionate team explore and push the boundaries of

Sr./Lead Software Engineer

Greater Denver Area
1 week ago
+50
Sr./Lead Software EngineerAt IHS Markit, we are building a software solution that connects data in revolutionary ways, illuminating answers that were previously impossible to find and empowering our clients to envision the future, so they can determine the best course of action in the present. We are disrupting the current digital transformation landscape with state-of-the-art AI developed by a passionate team explore and push the boundaries of

Software Engineer - Technical Lead (Remote)

Remote
1 week ago
+52
Senior Full Stack Software Engineer (JavaScript, C#, APIs, React/Vue, Agile)Do you want to build solutions for the biggest names in the finance industry?Our public and private sites generate over 2 billion hits per week. If you manage your investments online, you may already be using our solutions.Do you want to create modern web applications with cutting edge UI/UX designs?Our team of 40+ designers work closely with our engineering teams to

Team Lead - Senior Developer - Software Engineer/Sr.Software Engineer

Remote
1 week ago
+52
At IHS Markit, we are building a software solution that connects data in revolutionary ways, illuminating answers that were previously impossible to find and empowering our clients to envision the future, so they can determine the best course of action in the present. We are disrupting the current digital transformation landscape with state-of-the-art AI developed by a passionate team explore and push the boundaries of digital transformation

Team Lead - Senior Developer - Software Engineer/Sr.Software Engineer

Greater Denver Area
1 week ago
+50
At IHS Markit, we are building a software solution that connects data in revolutionary ways, illuminating answers that were previously impossible to find and empowering our clients to envision the future, so they can determine the best course of action in the present. We are disrupting the current digital transformation landscape with state-of-the-art AI developed by a passionate team explore and push the boundaries of digital transformation

Team Lead - Senior Developer - Software Engineer/Sr.Software Engineer

Remote
1 month ago
+50
At IHS Markit, we are building a software solution that connects data in revolutionary ways, illuminating answers that were previously impossible to find and empowering our clients to envision the future, so they can determine the best course of action in the present. We are disrupting the current digital transformation landscape with state-of-the-art AI developed by a passionate team explore and push the boundaries of digital transformation

Lead Software Engineer - Ruby on Rails

Greater Denver Area
1 week ago
+46
Hotel Engine, a startup based in Denver, is a leader in travel tech with a demonstrated track record of growth and impact. Our foundations are strong, and we’ve navigated the COVID-19 crisis by bringing our customer obsession, innovative platform, data-driven problem-solving, and bias for action into every decision. By partnering with tens of thousands of businesses and government agencies and hundreds of thousands of hotels around the world, we

Lead Software Engineer, API

Remote
2 weeks ago
+11
We seek candidates that are curious, collaborative and committed to excellence. We take every hire seriously and only choose seriously talented team members. We care deeply about our employees and are dedicated to making VidMob an exceptional company to work for. VidMob is proud to offer comprehensive health plans paid for by the company, enhanced Maternity/Paternity Programs and unlimited vacation plans. We also provide employees with access to 401K plans, healthy food and snacks, and pre-taxed transit.

Lead Software Engineer

Greater Denver Area
3 days ago
+56
As a Lead Software Engineer at Alteryx, you’ll be helping to create a React front-end for the next generation of our flagship product, Alteryx Designer. You’ll share your skills, innovation, and experience with a team of talented engineers, guiding the way on software design and best practices and helping to solve some of our most challenging technical problems. You’ll find yourself able to stretch and grow in almost any direction you choose while building a data analytics experience that will delight users and directly impact the bottom line. And along the way, you’ll be working with friendly people who are as passionate about success as you are.

Project Engineer I - Ground Software Lead

Greater Denver Area
2 days ago
+23
The Engineering Strategic Support Unit comprises the organizational talent and technical leadership that enables the successful delivery of high-impact discriminating technologies for our customers’ missions. Our collaborative, cross-functional teams are committed to innovation, integrity, continual learning and strong execution.

Lead/Director of Software Engineering

Greater Denver Area
2 weeks 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

Lead Software Engineer- Ruby on Rails/API

Remote
3 days ago
+24
**We are currently considering candidates outside of San Diego and Denver** Why Housecall Pro? Housecall Pro is a mission-driven company - we champion the Service Pro to success.  We are tackling a large market ($700b+) generally underserved by technology and unencumbered by a dominant competitor.  Competitive compensation and benefits (medical, dental, vision, life, disability, employee assistance program, 401K) that start on day 1. Our

Lead Software Engineer Salary ranges

The most common Lead Software Engineer salary in Denver is between $170k - $180k.

Average Lead Software Engineer Salary by Company Size

People with the job title Lead Software Engineer make the most at companies with 51-200 employees, earning $163,333 on average.

Lead Software Engineer Salary by gender

The average Lead Software Engineer salary for women is $137,667 and the average Lead Software Engineer salary for men is $139,875.

Lead Software Engineer Salary by Years of Experience

The average salary for a Lead Software Engineer with 7+ years of experience is $155,200.

Average Dev + Engineer salaries in Denver

Job Title Average Salary Salary Range
QA Analyst $68,207
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 $97,068
Min: $61K
Max: $165K
Data Engineer $98,829
Min: $49K
Max: $146K
Android Developer $101,667
Min: $70K
Max: $155K
Software Engineer $104,135
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 $131,623
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 $150,372
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 Lead Software Engineer salaries in Denver

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SQL
1% have this skill
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Javascript
1% have this skill
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Python
1% have this skill
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Java
1% have this skill
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.NET
1% have this skill
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C#
1% have this skill

Recent Lead Software Engineer salaries in Denver

$178,000
Yearly Salary
A Team Lead reported a yearly salary of $178,000 with +$20,000 in additional cash compensation
7+ Years of Experience
Male
51-200 Employees
Denver
$131,000
Yearly Salary
A Lead Software Engineer reported a yearly salary of $131,000 with +$1,500 in additional cash compensation
7+ Years of Experience
Female
1,000+ Employees
Denver
$112,000
Yearly Salary
A Technical Lead reported a yearly salary of $112,000 with +$1,000 in additional cash compensation
5-7 Years of Experience
Female
201-500 Employees
Denver
1-5 Reports
$150,000
Yearly Salary
A Lead Software Engineer reported a yearly salary of $150,000
7+ Years of Experience
Male
51-200 Employees
Denver
5-10 Reports
$135,000
Yearly Salary
A Senior Full-Stack Engineer reported a yearly salary of $135,000
7+ Years of Experience
Male
11-50 Employees
Denver
$175,000
Yearly Salary
A Lead iOS Mobile Architect Engineer reported a yearly salary of $175,000
7+ Years of Experience
Prefer not to say
11-50 Employees
Denver
$140,000
Yearly Salary
A Software Development Team Lead reported a yearly salary of $140,000
7+ Years of Experience
Male
201-500 Employees
Denver
$160,000
Yearly Salary
A Senior Full Stack Engineer reported a yearly salary of $160,000
7+ Years of Experience
Prefer not to say
1,000+ Employees
Denver
$170,000
Yearly Salary
A Lead Software Engineer reported a yearly salary of $170,000 with +$20,000 in additional cash compensation
7+ Years of Experience
Female
51-200 Employees
Denver
$170,000
Yearly Salary
A Lead Software Engineer reported a yearly salary of $170,000 with +$20,000 in additional cash compensation
7+ Years of Experience
Male
51-200 Employees
Denver
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