Senior Software Engineer salary in Colorado

Average Base Salary in Colorado

$131,311
$10,590
Additional Cash Compensation
$141,901
Total Compensation
Median: $131K
Min: $75K
Max: $232K

How Much Does a Senior Software Engineer Make in Colorado?

The average salary for a Senior Software Engineer in Colorado is $131,311. The average additional cash compensation for a Senior Software Engineer in Colorado is $10,590. The average total compensation for a Senior Software Engineer in Colorado is $141,901. Senior Software Engineer salaries are based on responses gathered by Built In from anonymous Senior Software Engineer employees in Colorado.

Colorado by the numbers

4,451
Total number of Tech companies in Colorado
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Total number of tech users on Built In Colorado
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DevOps Engineer
Digital Marketing Manager
Director of Analytics
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Email Marketing Manager
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Senior Software Engineer jobs in Colorado

Senior Software Engineer

Greater Denver Area
18 hours ago
+54
Description                  DAT Solutions is looking for a Senior Software Engineer who has a desire to solve complex problems at web-scale. We're looking for creative problems solvers that want to join a newly formed team in our Denver office. This team focuses on our Ratings applications which process hundreds of thousands of records to provide pricing insights for the North American trucking industry. As a Sr. Software Engineer at DAT, you

Sr. Software Engineer

Greater Boulder Area
6 days 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
6 days 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

Remote
2 weeks 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

Senior Software Engineer - .NET

Remote
2 days ago
+47
The Senior Software Engineer role at Granicus is for developers who lead the development team by example. They regularly take on the most difficult technical tasks and consistently make significant contributions to all areas of the Granicus product suite. In addition to those contributions, the Senior Software Engineer is a key contributor when new features are being groomed and planned by their team. Their application knowledge is indispensable

Senior Software Engineer, Android

Greater Denver Area
1 week ago
+18
About VORTO We are building software products to enable businesses to be more economically and environmentally sustainable by digitally transforming the supply chain. As a software engineer at VORTO you will help us define the frontier of logistics optimization, supply prediction, and demand prediction. Our customers love our product. About the Role Every member of the VORTO team is focused on innovating on behalf of our customers. This position

Senior Software Engineer

Greater Denver Area
1 week ago
+18
About VORTO We are building software which enables businesses to be more economically and environmentally sustainable by digitally transforming the supply chain. As a Senior Software Engineer at VORTO you will define the frontier of logistics optimization, supply prediction, and demand prediction. About the Role Every member of the VORTO team is laser-focused on innovating on behalf of our customers. This position is highly entrepreneurial in

Senior Software Engineer (Go)

Remote
1 week ago
+30
At Moov, we’re empowering creators to embed banking and payment functionality everywhere. We’re developers for developer-first software. We believe that every software company is becoming a payments company and by equipping developers with the best tools we can tackle complex problems together. We value open source and its network effects of support so contributing outside of Moov codebase is encouraged where appropriate. 

Senior Software Engineer II

Greater Denver Area
1 week ago
+24
VIZIO is seeking a Senior Software Engineer to deliver the latest SmartCast TV Technology. We are skilled engineers who care about the people they work with, the work they create, and the teams they nurture. At VIZIO we’re built around supporting each other in a relaxed, collaborative environment. We’re focused on learning, doing something new and valuable, and encouraging our team to do the same. With flexible work hours, a collaborative open-door environment, and teams who support each other in and out of the office, our work experience becomes meaningful. (And we don’t focus on hierarchy; instead, we work together to create the roles we’re most excited about). Now we need a brilliant Senior Software Engineer to join us and own the development of our features through the full-release lifecycle. 

Senior Software Engineer - Ecosystems

Remote
1 week ago
+30
Company Description At Moov, we’re empowering innovation by helping platforms and creators build payments solutions with ease and speed. We’re building a world-class product that simplifies the process of moving, storing, and accepting money. We believe that every software is becoming a payments company, and by equipping developers with the best tools we can tackle complex problems together. We’re a 100% remote company with people from more than

Senior Software Engineer - React

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

Senior Software Engineer (Remote)

Greater Denver Area
1 week ago
+44
You’ll help maintain the standard for engineering excellence at Xero and support your team members in building products together. You’ll demonstrate leadership on best practices, and be a role model and mentor for other team members. You’ll contribute to our cross functional environment by working towards the same objectives, using modern principles and practices. You’ll be enabled to seek clarity with technical complexities and be able to demonstrate smart ways to automate. You’ll be able to make data-driven decisions that will release value early to solve Xero customers' problems more effectively.

Senior Software Engineer Salary ranges

The most common Senior Software Engineer salary in Colorado is between $130k - $140k.

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 $130,194 and the average Senior Software Engineer salary for men is $128,682.

Senior Software Engineer Salary by Years of Experience

The average salary for a Senior Software Engineer with 7+ years of experience is $135,261.

Average Dev + Engineer salaries in Colorado

Job Title Average Salary Salary Range
QA Analyst $67,658
Min: $36K
Max: $129K
Junior Software Engineer $71,355
Min: $51K
Max: $90K
Salesforce Developer $84,483
Min: $58K
Max: $135K
QA Engineer $85,218
Min: $47K
Max: $135K
Front End Developer $87,792
Min: $37K
Max: $330K
Automation Engineer $89,513
Min: $51K
Max: $137K
Software Test Engineer $92,474
Min: $60K
Max: $175K
Android Developer $98,167
Min: $70K
Max: $155K
Data Engineer $100,716
Min: $49K
Max: $160K
Game Developer $105,000
Min: $105K
Max: $105K
Software Engineer $105,541
Min: $65K
Max: $205K
Sales Engineer $105,947
Min: $40K
Max: $200K
iOS Developer $107,969
Min: $58K
Max: $175K
Security Engineer $108,400
Min: $70K
Max: $170K
QA Manager $109,682
Min: $85K
Max: $150K
DevOps Engineer $110,858
Min: $70K
Max: $170K
Systems Engineer $116,070
Min: $70K
Max: $205K
Hardware Engineer $122,750
Min: $90K
Max: $140K
Site Reliability Engineer $126,333
Min: $96K
Max: $193K
Senior Software Engineer $131,311
Min: $75K
Max: $232K
Database Administrator $132,000
Min: $110K
Max: $145K
Machine Learning Engineer $137,000
Min: $128K
Max: $160K
Lead Software Engineer $138,711
Min: $93K
Max: $175K
Data Architect $140,808
Min: $73K
Max: $195K
Engineering Manager $141,777
Min: $99K
Max: $201K
Principal Software Engineer $149,027
Min: $98K
Max: $215K
Data Engineering Manager $150,000
Min: $138K
Max: $167K
Director of Software Engineering $162,576
Min: $111K
Max: $270K
Vice President of Engineering $174,605
Min: $121K
Max: $225K
CTO (Chief Technology Officer) $194,821
Min: $100K
Max: $330K

Skills that affect Senior Software Engineer salaries in Colorado

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Javascript
12% have this skill
2
SQL
10% have this skill
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Java
10% have this skill
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Front-end
9% have this skill
5
Amazon Web Services
8% have this skill
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Linux
8% have this skill

Recent Senior Software Engineer salaries in Colorado

$133,250
Yearly Salary
A Senior Software Engineer reported a yearly salary of $133,250
5-7 Years of Experience
Male
1,000+ Employees
Denver
$130,000
Yearly Salary
A Senior Software Engineer reported a yearly salary of $130,000
3-5 Years of Experience
Male
201-500 Employees
Denver
$127,200
Yearly Salary
A Senior Software Engineer reported a yearly salary of $127,200 with +$6,000 in additional cash compensation
7+ Years of Experience
Male
1,000+ Employees
Denver
$175,000
Yearly Salary
A Senior Software Engineer reported a yearly salary of $175,000 with +$5,000 in additional cash compensation
5-7 Years of Experience
Male
1,000+ Employees
Denver
$126,000
Yearly Salary
A Senior Software Engineer reported a yearly salary of $126,000
3-5 Years of Experience
Male
1,000+ Employees
Denver
$120,000
Yearly Salary
A Senior Software Engineer reported a yearly salary of $120,000
7+ Years of Experience
Prefer not to say
1,000+ Employees
Denver
$142,000
Yearly Salary
A Senior iOS Engineer reported a yearly salary of $142,000 with +$42,000 in additional cash compensation
5-7 Years of Experience
Male
1,000+ Employees
Denver
$152,000
Yearly Salary
A Senior Software Engineer reported a yearly salary of $152,000 with +$10,000 in additional cash compensation
5-7 Years of Experience
Male
51-200 Employees
Denver
$120,000
Yearly Salary
A Senior Software Engineer reported a yearly salary of $120,000 with +$25,000 in additional cash compensation
7+ Years of Experience
Prefer not to say
1-10 Employees
Boulder
$110,000
Yearly Salary
A Senior Software Engineer reported a yearly salary of $110,000
3-5 Years of Experience
Male
11-50 Employees
Denver
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