Software Engineer salary in Colorado

Average Base Salary in Colorado

$103,576
$9,081
Additional Cash Compensation
$112,657
Total Compensation
Median: $104K
Min: $65K
Max: $205K

How Much Does a Software Engineer Make in Colorado?

The average salary for a Software Engineer in Colorado is $103,576. The average additional cash compensation for a Software Engineer in Colorado is $9,081. The average total compensation for a Software Engineer in Colorado is $112,657. Software Engineer salaries are based on responses gathered by Built In from anonymous Software Engineer employees in Colorado.

Colorado by the numbers

4,551
Total number of Tech companies in Colorado
278,785
Total number of tech users on Built In Colorado
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Software Engineer jobs in Colorado

Software Engineering Manager

Greater Denver Area
4 days ago
+55
DAT is looking for a Software Engineering Manager to join our Analytics Product Development Team in Denver CO. In this role, you will be managing two teams of software engineers. Working with these teams you will help deliver new analytics solutions that help our customers understand the dynamics of the complex US truck load freight markets. These solutions are some of the most critical new products for the DAT roadmap and will be at the heart of

Software Engineer

Greater Denver Area
2 days ago
+51
We are searching for a Software Engineer - Full Stack! First off, what is CyberGRX? CyberGRX provides enterprises and their third-party vendors with the most cost-effective and scalable approach to cyber risk management. Built on the market's first third-party cyber risk Exchange, CyberGRX combines both third-party vendors and enterprise organizations in one easy-to-navigate platform to streamline the risk assessment process. 63% of data breaches

Software Engineer

Greater Denver Area
3 days ago
+24
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, collaborative environment. We're focused on learning, doing something new and

Software Engineer

Remote
1 week ago
+30
Here at Focused Labs, we are a small, select, software development team that wants to improve the world of software engineering through excellence. We take a unique approach to deliver products to market quickly while meeting the business and customer needs of our clients.

Software Engineer

Remote
1 week ago
+30
Here at Focused Labs, we are a small, select, software development team that wants to improve the world of software engineering through excellence. We take a unique approach to deliver products to market quickly while meeting the business and customer needs of our clients.

Software Engineer

Greater Denver Area
2 weeks ago
+47
The Software Engineer is expected to contribute to the broader Granicus technology organization, both in the deployment and support of applications in higher environments and as a mentor to less experienced team members.

Software Engineer - API

Fort Collins
18 hours ago
+57
Software Engineer API  BillGO is looking for a motivated individual with a broad technical background, and a passion for configuring build environments to join our team. 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 experience working in a fast-paced environment.      Responsibilities & Goals:  Own features to produce a

Manager of Software Engineering

Remote
18 hours ago
+61
We know there’s no such thing as a “perfect" candidate - Nor do we look for the right "fit" with us, we look for the Add! We encourage you to apply for a role at Pax8 even if you don’t meet 100% of the bullet points. We believe in cultivating an environment where there are a diversity of perspectives, in hopes that we can all thrive in an inclusive environment.   Pax8 is proud to be a Colorado-Grown business that is expanding all over the globe!

Software Engineer - DevOps Enablement

Remote
18 hours ago
+44
Xero is a beautiful, easy-to-use platform that helps small businesses and their accounting and bookkeeping advisors grow and thrive.  At Xero, our purpose is to make life better for people in small business, their advisors, and communities around the world. This purpose sits at the centre of everything we do. We support our people to do the best work of their lives so that they can help small businesses succeed through better tools, information

Principal Software Engineer

Greater Denver Area
2 days ago
+24
About the Team VIZIO advertising technology solutions is looking for an enthusiastic Senior Software Engineer to help deliver our strategic initiatives in our ad tech team. We look for people who can effectively partner with Program & Product Management to deliver high scaling, cutting edge software. The position can be held in one of several offices (San Francisco, Dallas, Denver, Irvine, New York), and is responsible for delivering critical

Sr Software Engineer - Remote

Remote
2 days ago
+52
Incumbents in this position leads a project team in developing and delivering products for the automotive domain. Incumbent must have a strong expertise of core development techniques and possess high analytical and programming skills to apply new techniques and technologies in developing solutions. Incumbent must work closely with the Technical Architects in the group and the Product Owner as well as the Technical Lead on the team to identify

Staff Software Engineer - Node

Greater Denver Area
2 days ago
+46
Hotel Engine is eager to add a Staff Software Engineer, Node.js, to our growing Engineering Org! In this role, you'll be making architectural decisions, developing and maintaining an internal set of systems and tools, mentoring and shaping mid and junior-level engineers, and building out integrations with third parties. You will play a key role in scaling our infrastructure for the future. Intriguing? Check out more information below!

Software Engineer Salary ranges

The most common Software Engineer salary in Colorado 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 $107,143 on average.

Software Engineer Salary by gender

The average Software Engineer salary for women is $107,986 and the average Software Engineer salary for men is $104,373.

Software Engineer Salary by Years of Experience

The average salary for a Software Engineer with 7+ years of experience is $131,379. The average salary for <1 year of experience is $82,762.

Average Dev + Engineer salaries in Colorado

Job Title Average Salary Salary Range
QA Analyst $68,970
Min: $36K
Max: $129K
Junior Software Engineer $71,239
Min: $42K
Max: $112K
QA Engineer $93,200
Min: $57K
Max: $135K
Salesforce Developer $94,000
Min: $58K
Max: $135K
Front End Developer $95,768
Min: $52K
Max: $330K
Software Test Engineer $95,838
Min: $65K
Max: $135K
Automation Engineer $99,500
Min: $63K
Max: $137K
Software Engineer $103,576
Min: $65K
Max: $205K
Game Developer $105,000
Min: $105K
Max: $105K
Data Engineer $105,998
Min: $49K
Max: $160K
Hardware Engineer $108,917
Min: $80K
Max: $140K
Sales Engineer $109,691
Min: $40K
Max: $220K
Android Developer $110,125
Min: $75K
Max: $155K
Systems Engineer $113,666
Min: $70K
Max: $205K
QA Manager $115,154
Min: $85K
Max: $150K
DevOps Engineer $118,410
Min: $75K
Max: $170K
iOS Developer $119,352
Min: $70K
Max: $175K
Site Reliability Engineer $126,333
Min: $96K
Max: $193K
Security Engineer $129,857
Min: $78K
Max: $170K
Database Administrator $132,000
Min: $110K
Max: $145K
Senior Software Engineer $134,208
Min: $88K
Max: $232K
Machine Learning Engineer $137,000
Min: $128K
Max: $160K
Lead Software Engineer $139,690
Min: $93K
Max: $178K
Engineering Manager $148,979
Min: $100K
Max: $201K
Data Architect $151,735
Min: $123K
Max: $195K
Data Engineering Manager $152,500
Min: $138K
Max: $167K
Principal Software Engineer $160,756
Min: $98K
Max: $215K
Director of Software Engineering $162,259
Min: $111K
Max: $225K
CTO (Chief Technology Officer) $175,667
Min: $105K
Max: $325K
Vice President of Engineering $176,150
Min: $121K
Max: $215K

Skills that affect Software Engineer salaries in Colorado

1
Javascript
11% have this skill
2
SQL
10% have this skill
3
Front-end
8% have this skill
4
Java
6% have this skill
5
Node.js
6% have this skill
6
Python
6% have this skill

Recent Software Engineer salaries in Colorado

$110,000
Yearly Salary
A Software Engineer reported a yearly salary of $110,000 with +$10,000 in additional cash compensation
3-5 Years of Experience
Female
51-200 Employees
Boulder
$132,000
Yearly Salary
A Fullstack Software Engineer reported a yearly salary of $132,000 with +$7,000 in additional cash compensation
5-7 Years of Experience
Female
51-200 Employees
Denver
$155,000
Yearly Salary
A Software Engineer reported a yearly salary of $155,000
3-5 Years of Experience
Male
51-200 Employees
Denver
$110,000
Yearly Salary
A Software Engineer reported a yearly salary of $110,000 with +$11,000 in additional cash compensation
3-5 Years of Experience
Male
201-500 Employees
Boulder
$97,500
Yearly Salary
A Software Engineer reported a yearly salary of $97,500 with +$9,000 in additional cash compensation
3-5 Years of Experience
Female
51-200 Employees
Boulder
$90,000
Yearly Salary
A Software Engineer reported a yearly salary of $90,000
3-5 Years of Experience
Male
201-500 Employees
Denver
$82,000
Yearly Salary
A Software engineer 2 reported a yearly salary of $82,000 with +$3,000 in additional cash compensation
3-5 Years of Experience
Male
1,000+ Employees
Denver
$115,000
Yearly Salary
A Software Engineer, Solutions reported a yearly salary of $115,000
1-3 Years of Experience
Female
11-50 Employees
Denver
$117,500
Yearly Salary
A Software Engineer reported a yearly salary of $117,500
3-5 Years of Experience
Male
201-500 Employees
Boulder
$120,000
Yearly Salary
A Software Engineer reported a yearly salary of $120,000 with +$8,000 in additional cash compensation
5-7 Years of Experience
Male
1,000+ Employees
Denver
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