Software Engineer salary in Colorado

Average Base Salary in Colorado

$105,457
$8,664
Additional Cash Compensation
$114,121
Total Compensation
Median: 103,000
Min: $65K
Max: $205K

How Much Does a Software Engineer Make in Colorado?

The average salary for a Software Engineer in Colorado is $105,457. The average additional cash compensation for a Software Engineer in Colorado is $8,664. The average total compensation for a Software Engineer in Colorado is $114,121. Software Engineer salaries are based on responses gathered by Built In from anonymous Software Engineer employees in Colorado.

Colorado by the numbers

4,953
Total number of Tech companies in Colorado
841,927
Total number of tech users on Built In Colorado
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Software Engineer jobs in Colorado

Senior Software Engineer - Backend

Greater Denver Area
3 days ago
About DAT DAT is an award-winning employer of choice and a next-generation SaaS technology company that has been at the leading edge of innovation in transportation supply chain logistics for 44 years. We continue to transform the industry year over year, by deploying a suite of software solutions to millions of customers every day - customers who depend on DAT for the most relevant data and most accurate insights to help them make smarter

Staff Software Engineer

Greater Denver Area
4 days ago
About DAT DAT is an award-winning employer of choice and a next-generation SaaS technology company that has been at the leading edge of innovation in transportation supply chain logistics for 44 years. We continue to transform the industry year over year, by deploying a suite of software solutions to millions of customers every day - customers who depend on DAT for the most relevant data and most accurate insights to help them make smarter

Senior Software Engineer (Backend)

Greater Denver Area
6 days ago
About DAT DAT is an award-winning employer of choice and a next-generation SaaS technology company that has been at the leading edge of innovation in transportation supply chain logistics for 44 years. We continue to transform the industry year over year, by deploying a suite of software solutions to millions of customers every day - customers who depend on DAT for the most relevant data and most accurate insights to help them make smarter

Sr. Software Engineer

Greater Denver Area
1 week ago
About DAT DAT is an award-winning employer of choice and a next-generation SaaS technology company that has been at the leading edge of innovation in transportation supply chain logistics for 44 years. We continue to transform the industry year over year, by deploying a suite of software solutions to millions of customers every day - customers who depend on DAT for the most relevant data and most accurate insights to help them make smarter

Software Engineering Manager

Greater Denver Area
1 week ago
About DAT DAT is an award-winning employer of choice and a next-generation SaaS technology company that has been at the leading edge of innovation in transportation supply chain logistics for 44 years. We continue to transform the industry year over year, by deploying a suite of software solutions to millions of customers every day - customers who depend on DAT for the most relevant data and most accurate insights to help them make smarter

Software Engineer - Mid Backend

Greater Denver Area
1 week ago
About DAT DAT is an award-winning employer of choice and a next-generation SaaS technology company that has been at the leading edge of innovation in transportation supply chain logistics for 44 years. We continue to transform the industry year over year, by deploying a suite of software solutions to millions of customers every day - customers who depend on DAT for the most relevant data and most accurate insights to help them make smarter

Senior Full Stack Software Engineer

Greater Denver Area
1 week ago
About DAT DAT is an award-winning employer of choice and a next-generation SaaS technology company that has been at the leading edge of innovation in transportation supply chain logistics for 44 years. We continue to transform the industry year over year, by deploying a suite of software solutions to millions of customers every day - customers who depend on DAT for the most relevant data and most accurate insights to help them make smarter

Software Engineer I

Greater Denver Area
17 hours ago
Department SummaryDISH is a Fortune 200 company that continues to redefine the communications industry. Our legacy is innovation and a willingness to challenge the status quo, including reinventing ourselves. We disrupted the pay-TV industry in the mid-90s with the launch of the DISH satellite TV service, taking on some of the largest U.S. corporations in the process, and grew to be the fourth-largest pay-TV provider. We are doing it again with

Software Engineer

Greater Denver Area
2 weeks ago
TITLE: Software EngineerLOCATION: Greenwood Village, COJOB SUMMARY: Work with application configuration and installation of databases and software applications. Upgrade and maintain existing infrastructure. Support integration of Charter Internal Video Applications to support SpectrumTV and Spectrum Guide applications. Plan, design, develop, test, and document computer programs. Code new development and maintaining existing systems. Utilize

Software Engineer

Remote
6 months ago
Angi® is transforming the home services industry, creating an environment for homeowners, service professionals and employees to feel right at “home.” For most home maintenance needs, our platform makes it easier than ever to find a qualified service professional for indoor and outdoor jobs, home renovations (or anything in between!). We are on a mission to become the home for everything home by helping small businesses thrive and providing

Software Engineer

Greater Denver Area
6 months ago
You’ll work in collaboration with other Xeros to help create and deliver beautiful software to our customers, faster. You’ll model the standard for engineering excellence at Xero, supporting your team to grow their technical capability and improve development practices.  You’ll undertake software application development on applications in our suite of products (including new ones), contributing to new or improved experiences for our customers, internal and external.  You’ll contribute to the technical direction of the product group, helping grow our cross functional environment by identifying technical gaps, promoting capability growth, and championing & demonstrating modern principles and practices.You'll help build and manage software that solves engineering problems at scale. You will be enabled to seek clarity with technical complexities and be able to demonstrate smart ways to simplify. You’ll be able to make data-driven decisions that will release value early to solve Xero customers' problems more effectively.

Sr. Software Engineer - Destinations

Greater Denver Area
17 hours ago
Do you enjoy developing new products and services? Join us! Our Software Engineers work in an agile, collective environment. You will be using your skills and expertise to define, design, develop, test, certify and improve cutting-edge software products. These cover a very wide range from advanced mission payloads and electronic systems through highly integrated aircraft to orbital and space exploration systems. You'll perform coding, debugging

Software Engineer Salary ranges

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

Average Software Engineer Salary by Company Size

People with the job title Software Engineer make the most at companies with 51-200 employees, earning $109,236 on average.

Software Engineer Salary by gender

The average Software Engineer salary for women is $107,458 and the average Software Engineer salary for men is $100,782.

Software Engineer Salary by Years of Experience

The average salary for a Software Engineer with 7+ years of experience is $129,455. The average salary for <1 year of experience is $89,209.

Average Dev + Engineer salaries in Colorado

Job TitleAverage SalarySalary Range
QA Analyst$68,927
Min: $36K
Max: $129K
Junior Software Engineer$72,271
Min: $42K
Max: $112K
QA Engineer$97,053
Min: $57K
Max: $135K
Salesforce Developer$98,600
Min: $58K
Max: $135K
Front End Developer$98,746
Min: $52K
Max: $330K
Software Test Engineer$99,049
Min: $65K
Max: $135K
Automation Engineer$101,733
Min: $63K
Max: $137K
Game Developer$105,000
Min: $105K
Max: $105K
Software Engineer$105,457
Min: $65K
Max: $205K
Systems Engineer$111,367
Min: $70K
Max: $205K
Sales Engineer$115,201
Min: $40K
Max: $220K
Data Engineer$115,738
Min: $49K
Max: $165K
Android Developer$116,583
Min: $75K
Max: $155K
Hardware Engineer$117,106
Min: $80K
Max: $175K
QA Manager$117,600
Min: $85K
Max: $160K
iOS Developer$118,016
Min: $70K
Max: $175K
Machine Learning Engineer$120,000
Min: $77K
Max: $160K
Site Reliability Engineer$126,053
Min: $90K
Max: $193K
Database Administrator$127,143
Min: $110K
Max: $145K
DevOps Engineer$127,168
Min: $75K
Max: $170K
Senior Software Engineer$137,608
Min: $88K
Max: $232K
Lead Software Engineer$146,756
Min: $93K
Max: $250K
Data Engineering Manager$150,714
Min: $120K
Max: $185K
Security Engineer$150,885
Min: $78K
Max: $190K
CTO (Chief Technology Officer)$151,453
Min: $15K
Max: $325K
Data Architect$154,376
Min: $123K
Max: $205K
Engineering Manager$156,419
Min: $100K
Max: $230K
Principal Software Engineer$171,981
Min: $98K
Max: $250K
Director of Software Engineering$174,414
Min: $111K
Max: $280K
Vice President of Engineering$179,621
Min: $121K
Max: $235K

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
Python
7% have this skill
5
Java
7% have this skill
6
Node.js
6% have this skill

Recent Software Engineer salaries in Colorado

$97,000
Yearly Salary
A Embedded Engineer reported a yearly salary of $97,000
3-5 Years of Experience
Female
1,000+ Employees
Denver
$110,000
Yearly Salary
A Software Engineer reported a yearly salary of $110,000 with +$5,000 in additional cash compensation
3-5 Years of Experience
Male
1,000+ Employees
Boulder
$110,000
Yearly Salary
A Software Engineer reported a yearly salary of $110,000
1-3 Years of Experience
Male
201-500 Employees
Denver
$125,000
Yearly Salary
A Software Engineer reported a yearly salary of $125,000 with +$12,500 in additional cash compensation
5-7 Years of Experience
Male
201-500 Employees
Denver
1-5 Reports
$125,000
Yearly Salary
A Software Engineer reported a yearly salary of $125,000 with +$12,500 in additional cash compensation
3-5 Years of Experience
Male
51-200 Employees
Denver
$120,000
Yearly Salary
A Senior Consultant reported a yearly salary of $120,000
3-5 Years of Experience
Male
1,000+ Employees
Denver
$80,000
Yearly Salary
A Software Engineer reported a yearly salary of $80,000 with +$2,000 in additional cash compensation
3-5 Years of Experience
Male
1-10 Employees
Fort Collins
1-5 Reports
$90,000
Yearly Salary
A Software Engineer reported a yearly salary of $90,000 with +$4,500 in additional cash compensation
3-5 Years of Experience
Prefer not to say
51-200 Employees
Remote
$105,000
Yearly Salary
A Software Development Engineer II reported a yearly salary of $105,000
3-5 Years of Experience
Male
1,000+ Employees
Denver
1-5 Reports
$110,000
Yearly Salary
A Software Engineer reported a yearly salary of $110,000
1-3 Years of Experience
Prefer not to say
11-50 Employees
Boulder
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