Software Engineer salary in Boulder

Average Base Salary in Boulder

$107,109
$10,411
Additional Cash Compensation
$117,520
Total Compensation
Median: $107K
Min: $70K
Max: $205K

How Much Does a Software Engineer Make in Boulder?

The average salary for a Software Engineer in Boulder is $107,109. The average additional cash compensation for a Software Engineer in Boulder is $10,411. The average total compensation for a Software Engineer in Boulder is $117,520. Software Engineer salaries are based on responses gathered by Built In from anonymous Software Engineer employees in Boulder.

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Art Director
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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
Customer Support Rep
Data Analyst
Data Architect
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Data Engineering Manager
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Database Administrator
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 Product Marketing
Director of Product Marketing
Director of Software Engineering
Editor
Email Marketing Manager
Engineering Manager
Event Planner
Finance Director
Financial Analyst
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HR Coordinator
HR Director
HR Manager
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Implementation Manager
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Inside Sales Manager
Inside Sales Representative
iOS Developer
Junior Business Analyst
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Junior Software Engineer
Lead Software Engineer
Machine Learning Engineer
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
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Software Engineer jobs in Boulder

Software Engineer

Greater Denver Area
3 days ago
+50
IHS Markit is seeking an experienced, driven, Software Engineer based in Denver, CO who will report to the Assistant Director of Software Development for our currently unreleased digital transformation solution. This role will be responsible for full stack development activities in one of our scrum teams. The Software Engineer is engaged with development, IT and project owner teams to build strategic architectures and frameworks to tackle complex business initiatives and deliver global commercial software releases. The candidate must have good working knowledge of the following technologies: .Net Framework, ASP.NET MVC, WebApi, Entity Framework, AngularJS, JavaScript, HTML, CSS/Bootstrap, REST Services, Web Services and backend database technologies. The candidate should have a passion for learning new tools, technology, and software design patterns as needed to create solutions. 

Software Engineer

Greater Boulder Area
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

Software Engineer

Greater Boulder Area
3 weeks ago
+60
Make recognition fun. Love your work. 🤗💚🎉 We're rated 4.6 on Glassdoor—learn what makes Bonusly's culture special in our Employee Un-handbook and follow along with life at Bonusly on our Instagram (@bonuslyhq)! Join our small but growing team dedicated to building engaged, recognition-rich cultures in workplaces across the globe! *** COVID-19 Update: Bonusly is still hiring! We will be conducting all interviews and on-boarding new hires

Senior Embedded Software Engineer

Greater Denver Area
14 hours ago
+24
Date: Mar 25, 2021 Location: Denver, CO, US, 80206 Company: VIZIO, Inc. Senior Embedded Software Engineer About the Team: As a Software Engineer on the SmartCast engineering team at VIZIO, you will help design, build and improve applications that power and support the VIZIO SmartCast platform.   You will be expected to collaborate with designers, product managers, program managers, fellow team members, and vendors.  You are self-driven and

Backend Software Engineer, Cloud

Greater Denver Area
14 hours ago
+24
Date: Mar 31, 2021 Location: Denver, CO, US, 80206 Company: VIZIO, Inc. About the team:   Powerful entertainment experiences come from brilliant teams, and at VIZIO, we work together to deliver the latest SmartCast TV and Sound Bar Technology across the world. 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,

Software Engineer - Remote Position

Remote
1 day ago
+44
We’re currently hiring talented Software Engineers to join our global Product team, working on technically challenging problems to make business more beautiful for our accounting partners and small business customers. We have an ambitious three year roadmap to consolidate our applications into one cohesive experience and to achieve this, we’re hiring new Engineers!

Senior Software Engineer

Greater Denver Area
2 days ago
+35
Who are we? We’re Dice, eFinancialcareers and ClearanceJobs, all services of DHI Group, Inc. We help connect professionals with the careers they want and companies with the talent they need—which we do by providing online access to relevant and meaningful jobs, candidates and insights within the communities we serve. And we’re looking for talent like you to join us in our mission to Connect Futures Now.  Why join us? We're a team of passionate

Associate Software Engineer

Greater Denver Area
2 days ago
+35
Who are we? We’re Dice, eFinancialcareers and ClearanceJobs, all services of DHI Group, Inc. We help connect professionals with the careers they want and companies with the talent they need—which we do by providing online access to relevant and meaningful jobs, candidates and insights within the communities we serve. And we’re looking for talent like you to join us in our mission to Connect Futures Now.  Why join us? We're a team of passionate

Senior Software Engineer II

Greater Denver Area
3 days 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. 

Principal Software Engineer II

Greater Denver Area
3 days ago
+24
About the Team: VIZIO is looking for a Principal Software Engineer to play an important role in leading other software engineers in implementing projects. You will: Design, Implement, and Test software related to our software/services. The Principal Engineer will manage a team and communicate designs and decisions within the team and will encourage new ideas and solutions.   About You: Bachelor's Degree (BA, BS, or MS in Computer Science) or

Senior Software Engineer

Greater Denver Area
3 days ago
+24
Operating Cost (driving the most scalable techniques). System Performance (meet and beat expectations). Delivery Pipeline (rapidly going from inception to production). Data Storage (available, resilient, protected). Environments (infrastructure, maintenance, engineering workflow). Telemetry (an eye on everything, early issue detection and mitigation). Caching (balance data update frequency with operating cost). Testing (work towards no surprises in production). Security (keep our systems working for us). Prototyping (rapidly explore new techniques, integrate the best). Augment (help a team with a deliverable).

Senior Software Engineer - Backend

Fort Collins
3 days ago
+54
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.

Software Engineer Salary ranges

The most common Software Engineer salary in Boulder is between $100k - $110k.

Average Software Engineer Salary by Company Size

People with the job title Software Engineer make the most at companies with 1-10 employees, earning $135,000 on average.

Software Engineer Salary by gender

The average Software Engineer salary for women is $107,400 and the average Software Engineer salary for men is $106,167.

Software Engineer Salary by Years of Experience

The average salary for a Software Engineer with 7+ years of experience is $121,563. The average salary for <1 year of experience is $97,571.

Average Dev + Engineer salaries in Boulder

Job Title Average Salary Salary Range
Junior Software Engineer $71,750
Min: $60K
Max: $84K
QA Analyst $74,000
Min: $47K
Max: $129K
Android Developer $81,000
Min: $73K
Max: $89K
Salesforce Developer $84,000
Min: $58K
Max: $100K
QA Engineer $87,333
Min: $61K
Max: $125K
Automation Engineer $89,600
Min: $63K
Max: $115K
Systems Engineer $96,000
Min: $96K
Max: $96K
Software Test Engineer $99,951
Min: $65K
Max: $175K
Sales Engineer $100,500
Min: $74K
Max: $133K
Site Reliability Engineer $103,000
Min: $96K
Max: $120K
iOS Developer $103,500
Min: $58K
Max: $140K
Security Engineer $104,000
Min: $70K
Max: $130K
Data Engineer $104,569
Min: $72K
Max: $160K
Front End Developer $105,002
Min: $60K
Max: $330K
Software Engineer $107,109
Min: $70K
Max: $205K
QA Manager $108,250
Min: $95K
Max: $124K
DevOps Engineer $109,944
Min: $89K
Max: $150K
Lead Software Engineer $118,500
Min: $105K
Max: $132K
Senior Software Engineer $136,279
Min: $89K
Max: $170K
Engineering Manager $137,753
Min: $100K
Max: $185K
Data Engineering Manager $138,000
Min: $138K
Max: $138K
Hardware Engineer $140,000
Min: $140K
Max: $140K
Data Architect $140,418
Min: $119K
Max: $160K
Principal Software Engineer $152,090
Min: $99K
Max: $215K
Machine Learning Engineer $160,000
Min: $160K
Max: $160K
Director of Software Engineering $161,000
Min: $130K
Max: $220K
Vice President of Engineering $174,350
Min: $165K
Max: $184K
CTO (Chief Technology Officer) $189,556
Min: $126K
Max: $300K

Skills that affect Software Engineer salaries in Boulder

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Javascript
10% have this skill
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SQL
9% have this skill
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Front-end
7% have this skill
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Java
6% have this skill
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Python
6% have this skill
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Amazon Web Services
6% have this skill

Recent Software Engineer salaries in Boulder

$120,000
Yearly Salary
A Software Engineer reported a yearly salary of $120,000
3-5 Years of Experience
Male
51-200 Employees
Boulder
$78,000
Yearly Salary
A Software Engineer reported a yearly salary of $78,000
1-3 Years of Experience
Male
1,000+ Employees
Boulder
$88,000
Yearly Salary
A Backend Engineer reported a yearly salary of $88,000 with +$1,000 in additional cash compensation
3-5 Years of Experience
Male
11-50 Employees
Boulder
$91,000
Yearly Salary
A Software Engineer II reported a yearly salary of $91,000
5-7 Years of Experience
Male
501-1,000 Employees
Boulder
$90,000
Yearly Salary
A Software Engineer reported a yearly salary of $90,000 with +$2,000 in additional cash compensation
< 1 Year of Experience
Female
51-200 Employees
Boulder
$90,000
Yearly Salary
A Software Engineer reported a yearly salary of $90,000 with +$2,000 in additional cash compensation
7+ Years of Experience
Male
51-200 Employees
Boulder
$70,000
Yearly Salary
A Software Engineer reported a yearly salary of $70,000 with +$2,000 in additional cash compensation
< 1 Year of Experience
Female
51-200 Employees
Boulder
$90,000
Yearly Salary
A Software Engineer reported a yearly salary of $90,000
1-3 Years of Experience
Prefer not to say
11-50 Employees
Boulder
$83,000
Yearly Salary
A Software Engineer reported a yearly salary of $83,000
< 1 Year of Experience
Prefer not to say
11-50 Employees
Boulder
$205,000
Yearly Salary
A Software Engineer reported a yearly salary of $205,000 with +$60,000 in additional cash compensation
1-3 Years of Experience
Prefer not to say
11-50 Employees
Boulder
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