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Art Director
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Budget Analyst
Business Analyst
Business Development Manager
Business Development Representative
Business Intelligence Analyst
Business Intelligence Developer
Business Intelligence Manager
CCO (Chief Creative Officer)
CFO (Chief Financial Officer)
CIO (Chief Information Officer)
Client Success Manager
CMO (Chief Marketing Officer)
Community Manager
Content Manager
Content Marketing Manager
Content Strategist
Controller
COO (Chief Operating Officer)
Copywriter
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Creative Director
CRO (Chief Revenue Officer)
CTO (Chief Technology Officer)
Customer Support Manager
Customer Support Rep
Data Analyst
Data Architect
Data Engineer
Data Scientist
Design Director
Desktop Support
DevOps Engineer
Digital Marketing Manager
Director of Analytics
Director of Customer Success
Director of Marketing
Director of Operations
Director of Product Management
Director of Software Engineering
Editor
Email Marketing Manager
Engineering Manager
Event Planner
Finance Director
Financial Analyst
Front End Developer
HR Coordinator
HR Director
HR Manager
HR Specialist
Implementation Manager
Implementation Specialist
Inside Sales Manager
Inside Sales Representative
iOS Developer
Marketing Associate
Marketing Coordinator
Marketing Manager
Marketing Operations Manager
Office Manager
Operations Associate
Operations Manager
PR Manager
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Principal Software Engineer
Product Analyst
Product Designer
Product Manager
Product Marketing Manager
Product Owner
Project Coordinator
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QA Analyst
QA Engineer
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SEO Manager
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Senior Software Engineer salary in Colorado

Average Base Salary in Colorado

$126,676
$12,376
Additional Cash Compensation
$139,052
Total Compensation
Median: $127K
Min: $75K
Max: $192K

How Much Does a Senior Software Engineer Make in Colorado?

The average salary for a Senior Software Engineer in Colorado is $126,676. The average additional cash compensation for a Senior Software Engineer in Colorado is $12,376. The average total compensation for a Senior Software Engineer in Colorado is $139,052. Senior Software Engineer salaries are based on responses gathered by Built In Colorado from anonymous Senior Software Engineer employees in Colorado.

Colorado by the numbers

3,109
Total number of Tech companies in Colorado
90,672
Total number of tech users on Built In Colorado
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Colorado Companies with the Highest Dev + Engineer Salaries

Automotive, Marketing Tech
+22
Information Technology, Internet of Things

Senior Software Engineer Salary ranges

The most common Senior Software Engineer salary in Colorado is between $110k - $120k.

Average Senior Software Engineer Salary by Company Size

People with the job title Senior Software Engineer make the most at companies with 1-10 employees, earning $123,000 on average.

Senior Software Engineer Salary by gender

The average Senior Software Engineer salary for women is $128,886 and the average Senior Software Engineer salary for men is $127,904.

Senior Software Engineer Salary by Years of Experience

The average salary for a Senior Software Engineer with 7+ years of experience is $136,983.

Average Dev + Engineer salaries in Colorado

Job Title Average Salary Salary Range
QA Analyst $64,565
Min: $36K
Max: $110K
Salesforce Developer $76,870
Min: $64K
Max: $91K
QA Engineer $78,571
Min: $47K
Max: $125K
Front End Developer $79,432
Min: $37K
Max: $110K
Data Engineer $85,750
Min: $50K
Max: $126K
Automation Engineer $86,700
Min: $51K
Max: $115K
Android Developer $89,462
Min: $70K
Max: $120K
Software Test Engineer $90,948
Min: $60K
Max: $175K
iOS Developer $97,846
Min: $58K
Max: $140K
Software Engineer $98,147
Min: $50K
Max: $165K
Security Engineer $98,786
Min: $70K
Max: $134K
Sales Engineer $102,400
Min: $61K
Max: $145K
QA Manager $104,167
Min: $90K
Max: $120K
DevOps Engineer $106,608
Min: $70K
Max: $160K
Data Architect $116,286
Min: $73K
Max: $160K
Senior Software Engineer $126,357
Min: $75K
Max: $192K
Engineering Manager $132,887
Min: $88K
Max: $194K
Principal Software Engineer $138,103
Min: $98K
Max: $165K
Vice President of Engineering $153,143
Min: $126K
Max: $176K
Director of Software Engineering $162,259
Min: $125K
Max: $270K
CTO (Chief Technology Officer) $199,821
Min: $100K
Max: $330K

Senior Software Engineer jobs in Colorado
55

Sr Software Engineer - Frontend UI (JavaScript)

Greater Denver Area
1 day ago
+24
In this role, you will have an enormous opportunity to impact the customer experience, design, architecture, and implementation of a cutting edge mobile product used every day, by people you know. We are looking for passionate, hardworking software engineers who have experience building innovative, mobile applications that customers love. We operate in a fast-paced environment using agile methodology. We encourage innovation and expect developers to take a high level of ownership throughout the software life cycle.  

Senior Software Engineer

Greater Boulder Area
1 week ago
+29
We’re hiring a senior software engineer with kernel-level programming knowledge and strong troubleshooting and analytical skills to incorporate the Voice of the Customer (VoC) into our award-winning products.  As a VoC Engineer, you’ll solve complex software problems by reviewing large bodies of code, quickly assessing intricate environments, and designing solutions on the fly that incorporate data compiled from customers’ expectations, preferences, and aversions. By leveraging data about customers’ wants and needs, we can more effectively prioritize activities that improve overall customer satisfaction.

Senior Software Engineer (UI & JavaScript)

Greater Denver Area
1 day ago
+24
We have an excellent opportunity for an innovative and results oriented senior-level software engineers to work on our UI team creating and maintaining a device-centric user interface. In this role, you will work with a cross-functional team in an agile framework to develop industry-defining features for a growing customer base. This position is best suited for a strong technical contributor who is intimately familiar with the technologies, methodologies, and concepts the role leverages.

Senior Software Engineer - Backend/Cloud

Greater Boulder Area
1 day ago
+29
The Senior Software Engineer will co-lead, define and build for performance and scale the next generation of endpoint security applications. This is more than a chance to write amazing code for something at significant scale with talented peers. It is a chance to have a huge impact on how hundreds of companies and governments visualize and neutralize threats to their networks. This is where global politics meet your code and the people who it

Senior Software Engineer (Node.js)

Greater Denver Area
1 week ago
+13
Hotel Engine (https://www.hotelengine.com) is seeking a Senior Node.js developer with strong abstract problem-solving abilities. In this position, you will be making architectural decisions, developing and maintaining an internal set of systems and tools, and building out integrations with third parties. Remote candidates are encouraged to apply if they can commit to relocating to Denver within four weeks after receiving an offer. This role will

Senior Software Engineer in Test

Greater Boulder Area
2 weeks ago
+29
 ●       Design, build and continuously improve an automation architecture that is modular and extensible to support a product that runs on a wide variety of Linux distributions (RedHat, CentOS, SUSE, Fedora, Debian, Ubuntu, Amazon Linux AMI, etc.). ●        Develop system and component test plans, automated test suites, performance tests, and supporting libraries. ●        Work with Release Engineering to further integrate automation into the build system, striving for frictionless deployments. ●        Assist in expanding the role of automated QA within the Engineering organization. ●        Be a major contributor to your scrum team's automation effort and mentor engineers on industry best practices. ●        Work with developers on improving the system quality (during design and implementation phases).

Senior Software Engineer (Ruby on Rails)

Greater Denver Area
2 weeks ago
+13
Hotel Engine (https://www.hotelengine.com) is seeking a Senior Ruby on Rails developer with strong abstract problem-solving abilities. In this position, you will be making architectural decisions, developing and maintaining an internal set of systems and tools, and building out integrations with third parties. Remote candidates are encouraged to apply if they can commit to relocating to Denver within four weeks after receiving an offer. This

Sr. Software Engineer: C++

Greater Denver Area
1 day ago
+13
Senior Software Engineer We seek an experienced developer to join our award-winning team! If you love the idea of working with a super-talented group passionate about building products that make meetings better for everyone, please keep reading: Mersive Solstice helps teams collaborate much more effectively by allowing anyone to bring their own devices and apps to meetings and share content concurrently. The product development organization is

Sr. Software Engineer

Greater Boulder Area
1 week ago
+22
As a Senior Software Engineer at Splunk, you will be responsible for designing, developing and supporting highly scalable, real-time notification and collaboration services. Service components will be written in Scala/Akka/Play using an Agile development process.

Sr. Software Engineer, Exchange

Greater Boulder Area
1 week ago
+20
As a Sr. Software Engineer on Sovrn’s Exchange Team you will work with a small autonomous team in an agile environment. You will deliver functionality which will help our customers monetize their advertising real estate. We exist in open market conditions so time to market and value add are key differentiators. The fast paced and complex industry coupled with tight code SLAs require our applications to push the boundaries of performance and scalability. You will play a key role in defining and implementing our next generation stack which is key to our success.

Sr. Software Engineer C++

Greater Denver Area
1 week ago
+14
Why work for just any analytics company?  At Alteryx, we are explorers, dreamers and innovators. We’re on a journey to build the best analytics platform in the world, but we can’t do it without people like you, leading the way. Forget the stereotypical tech companies of the past. Embrace the unconventional, exercise your imagination and help alter the future with Alteryx. Overview: The Alteryx Engine is the core software component of the Alteryx

Sr. Software Engineer - Rust

Greater Denver Area
2 weeks ago
+13
The primary focus of this role to use the Rust programming language to implement key components of a network-intensive A/V content sharing system and interoperate with existing components written in C++. You'll be responsible for implementing type-safe bridges between Rust and C++ code, rewriting legacy C++ code in Rust, and implementing new features from scratch. In addition, you'll have opportunities to contribute to projects ranging from kernel-level device drivers on Android to Rust-based microservices within our cloud-based management and analytics platform.

Skills that affect Senior Software Engineer salaries in Colorado

1
Javascript
11% have this skill
2
Front-end
11% have this skill
3
Java
10% have this skill
4
Linux
7% have this skill
5
DevOps
5% have this skill
6
SQL
5% have this skill

Recent Senior Software Engineer salaries in Colorado

$105,000
Yearly Salary
A Senior Software Engineer reported a yearly salary of $105,000 with +$10,500 in additional cash compensation
7+ Years of Experience
Male
51-200 Employees
Boulder
$95,000
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A Senior Software Engineer reported a yearly salary of $95,000
1-3 Years of Experience
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500+ Employees
Denver
$115,481
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A Programmer/Analyst Advisor reported a yearly salary of $115,481 with +$10,000 in additional cash compensation
7+ Years of Experience
Male
500+ Employees
Colorado Springs
$133,600
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A Senior Instructor reported a yearly salary of $133,600
5-7 Years of Experience
Female
11-50 Employees
Denver
$133,600
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A Senior Instructor reported a yearly salary of $133,600
7+ Years of Experience
Female
11-50 Employees
Denver
$155,000
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A Principal Engineer II reported a yearly salary of $155,000 with +$30,000 in additional cash compensation
7+ Years of Experience
Male
500+ Employees
Denver
1-5 Reports
$150,000
Yearly Salary
A Software Architect reported a yearly salary of $150,000 with +$20,000 in additional cash compensation
7+ Years of Experience
Male
500+ Employees
Denver
$155,000
Yearly Salary
A Senior Software Engineer reported a yearly salary of $155,000 with +$15,000 in additional cash compensation
7+ Years of Experience
Male
500+ Employees
Boulder
$110,000
Yearly Salary
A Senior Software Engineer reported a yearly salary of $110,000
7+ Years of Experience
Female
51-200 Employees
Denver
$130,000
Yearly Salary
A Senior Software Engineer reported a yearly salary of $130,000
5-7 Years of Experience
Female
201-500 Employees
Denver
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