Senior Software Engineer salary in Denver

Average Base Salary in Denver

$129,144
$10,998
Additional Cash Compensation
$140,142
Total Compensation
Median: $129K
Min: $90K
Max: $195K

How Much Does a Senior Software Engineer Make in Denver?

The average salary for a Senior Software Engineer in Denver is $129,144. The average additional cash compensation for a Senior Software Engineer in Denver is $10,998. The average total compensation for a Senior Software Engineer in Denver is $140,142. Senior Software Engineer salaries are based on responses gathered by Built In Colorado from anonymous Senior Software Engineer employees in Denver.

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Senior Software Engineer jobs in Colorado

Sr. Software Engineer Motion Planning

Greater Boulder Area
4 months ago
+12
We are seeking senior and seasoned software engineer with Motion planning experience to help develop our Robotics systems. In this role, you will help to implement path planning and control algorithms. You will be an integral part of the core robotics team and work with others to implement robot motion planning systems above and beyond the current state-of-the-art in the field.

Senior Software Engineer

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

Senior Software Engineer

Greater Denver Area
1 week ago
About Payfone Payfone is an award-winning, rapidly growing digital identity management company headquartered in New York city, serving banking, insurance and healthcare industries. Learn more at www.payfone.com and follow us at https://www.linkedin.com/company/payfone As we continue to scale our company, we are looking for people who know how to make an impact. We’re talking self-starting professionals who thrive in a fast-paced environment,

Senior Software Engineer

Greater Denver Area
8 months ago
The Senior Software Engineer will be part of a small team designing and developing the infrastructure powering the next generation of mobile identity certainty. Leveraging your knowledge and passion for excellence you will deliver well-thought-out software solutions as part of a fault-tolerant, scalable platform utilizing a variety of cutting edge technologies. This is a hands-on role where you will need to demonstrate the skills, experience, and confidence to work with senior engineering and product management team members to deliver solutions that will delight our customers.

Senior Software Engineer (Difficult Integrations)

Fort Collins
2 days ago
BillGO is looking for a motivated individual with a passion for Senior Software Engineer (Difficult Integrations) to join our team. The Senior Software Engineer (Difficult Integrations) is a unique position that would have a broad technical background. 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.  

Senior Software Engineer - Contact Center

Greater Boulder Area
1 week ago
+41
Design and develop new systems to meet the growing needs of the product and customer. Enhance or overhaul existing systems to ensure continued success over time. Develop technical specifications and engineering documentation for planning and reference. Help assess impact and risk to business on various technology decisions. Mentorship and code-reviews of engineers. Help engineers get “un-stuck” when they run into technical problems. Help create code quality and testing standards and ensure they are being met by engineering teams. Work with local and report teams in consultative and collaborative capacities.

Senior Software Engineer (Integrations/Core Systems)

Fort Collins
15 hours ago
A Senior Software Engineer 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.

Senior Software Engineer (Integrations - AI/ML)

Fort Collins
2 days ago
You A Senior Software Engineer Integrations - AI/ML 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 Bil

Senior Software Engineer - Scalability (Partner API)

Fort Collins
2 days ago
Bill payments are stuck in the past – BillGO is changing that. You A problem solver that likes being part of a team working closely to change the world of bill pay. You don’t want to be another cog in the wheel and are looking for the next big thing. Collaborating with team members and solving technical problems 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

Senior Software Engineer - Back End (Full Bill Pay)

Fort Collins
2 days ago
A Senior Software Developer 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.

Senior Software Engineer - Front End (Full Bill Pay)

Fort Collins
2 days ago
Bill payments are stuck in the past – BillGO is changing that. You A Senior Software Developer 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

Senior Software Engineer - Java Developer (Distributed Systems NC API)

Fort Collins
2 days ago
Bill payments are stuck in the past – BillGO is changing that. You A Senior Software Developer 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

Senior Software Engineer Salary ranges

The most common Senior Software Engineer salary in Denver 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 $134,600 on average.

Senior Software Engineer Salary by gender

The average Senior Software Engineer salary for women is $122,708 and the average Senior Software Engineer salary for men is $132,247.

Senior Software Engineer Salary by Years of Experience

The average salary for a Senior Software Engineer with 7+ years of experience is $135,353.

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 Senior Software Engineer salaries in Denver

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Javascript
13% have this skill
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Java
11% have this skill
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SQL
10% have this skill
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Front-end
10% have this skill
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Linux
8% have this skill
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Amazon Web Services
8% have this skill

Recent Senior Software Engineer salaries in Denver

$180,000
Yearly Salary
A Senior Software Engineer reported a yearly salary of $180,000
7+ Years of Experience
Male
1-10 Employees
Denver
$125,000
Yearly Salary
A Senior Software Engineer reported a yearly salary of $125,000
3-5 Years of Experience
Male
500+ Employees
Denver
$134,000
Yearly Salary
A Senior Software Engineer reported a yearly salary of $134,000
7+ Years of Experience
Male
500+ Employees
Denver
$107,000
Yearly Salary
A Senior Software Engineer reported a yearly salary of $107,000 with +$7,000 in additional cash compensation
5-7 Years of Experience
Male
500+ Employees
Denver
$130,000
Yearly Salary
A Senior Software Engineer reported a yearly salary of $130,000
7+ Years of Experience
Male
201-500 Employees
Denver
$119,500
Yearly Salary
A Senior Software Engineer reported a yearly salary of $119,500 with +$29,800 in additional cash compensation
3-5 Years of Experience
Male
500+ Employees
Denver
$130,000
Yearly Salary
A Senior Software Engineer reported a yearly salary of $130,000 with +$6,500 in additional cash compensation
5-7 Years of Experience
Prefer not to say
51-200 Employees
Denver
$134,988
Yearly Salary
A Senior Staff Software Engineer reported a yearly salary of $134,988 with +$20,000 in additional cash compensation
5-7 Years of Experience
Male
500+ Employees
Denver
$135,000
Yearly Salary
A Senior Software Engineer reported a yearly salary of $135,000 with +$20,250 in additional cash compensation
5-7 Years of Experience
Prefer not to say
500+ Employees
Denver
$115,000
Yearly Salary
A Senior Developer reported a yearly salary of $115,000
7+ Years of Experience
Female
500+ Employees
Denver
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