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Software Engineer salary in Denver

Average Base Salary in Denver

$105,387
$7,631
Additional Cash Compensation
$113,018
Total Compensation
Median: 105,000
Min: $65K
Max: $175K

How Much Does a Software Engineer Make in Denver?

The average salary for a Software Engineer in Denver is $105,387. The average additional cash compensation for a Software Engineer in Denver is $7,631. The average total compensation for a Software Engineer in Denver is $113,018. Software Engineer salaries are based on responses gathered by Built In from anonymous Software Engineer employees in Denver.

Denver by the numbers

5,284
Total number of Tech companies in Colorado
1,829,920
Total number of tech users on Built In Colorado
Software Engineer
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Software Engineer Salary by gender

The average Software Engineer salary for women is $106,140 and the average Software Engineer salary for men is $102,358.

Software Engineer Salary by Years of Experience

The average salary for a Software Engineer with 7+ years of experience is $125,976. The average salary for <1 year of experience is $85,376.

Software Engineer Salary ranges

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

Average Dev + Engineer salaries in Denver

Job TitleAverage SalarySalary Range
QA Analyst$58,449
Min: $36K
Max: $77K
Junior Software Engineer$73,952
Min: $60K
Max: $90K
Front End Developer$92,363
Min: $52K
Max: $150K
QA Engineer$96,382
Min: $57K
Max: $135K
Software Test Engineer$98,041
Min: $66K
Max: $122K
Automation Engineer$100,545
Min: $63K
Max: $137K
Game Developer$105,000
Min: $105K
Max: $105K
Software Engineer$105,387
Min: $65K
Max: $175K
Systems Engineer$105,963
Min: $70K
Max: $135K
Salesforce Developer$106,167
Min: $80K
Max: $135K
Software Developer$107,250
Min: $102K
Max: $113K
Hardware Engineer$109,450
Min: $80K
Max: $175K
Machine Learning Engineer$110,000
Min: $77K
Max: $130K
Android Developer$116,000
Min: $75K
Max: $155K
Sales Engineer$116,358
Min: $40K
Max: $220K
QA Manager$117,000
Min: $85K
Max: $150K
Data Engineer$120,008
Min: $49K
Max: $165K
iOS Developer$126,691
Min: $90K
Max: $175K
DevOps Engineer$127,500
Min: $75K
Max: $170K
Database Administrator$128,750
Min: $110K
Max: $140K
Senior Software Engineer$136,885
Min: $90K
Max: $232K
Site Reliability Engineer$137,120
Min: $110K
Max: $193K
Lead Software Engineer$144,593
Min: $93K
Max: $200K
CTO (Chief Technology Officer)$155,976
Min: $100K
Max: $325K
Engineering Manager$156,790
Min: $110K
Max: $230K
Security Engineer$157,895
Min: $90K
Max: $190K
Data Engineering Manager$163,500
Min: $160K
Max: $167K
Data Architect$165,900
Min: $144K
Max: $205K
Principal Software Engineer$169,912
Min: $98K
Max: $250K
Director of Software Engineering$173,532
Min: $111K
Max: $280K
Vice President of Engineering$177,386
Min: $121K
Max: $235K

Career Info

Software Engineer jobs in Denver

Skills that affect Software Engineer salaries in Denver

1
Javascript
12% have this skill
2
SQL
11% have this skill
3
Front-end
9% have this skill
4
Java
8% have this skill
5
Python
7% have this skill
6
Node.js
7% have this skill

Average Software Engineer Salary by Company Size

People with the job title Software Engineer make the most at companies with 51-200 employees, earning $110,460 on average.

Recent Software Engineer salaries in Denver

$90,160
Yearly Salary
A Software Engineer reported a yearly salary of $90,160 with +$6,311 in additional cash compensation
3-5 Years of Experience
Male
51-200 Employees
Denver
$107,000
Yearly Salary
A Software Engineer reported a yearly salary of $107,000 with +$3,000 in additional cash compensation
3-5 Years of Experience
Male
1,000+ Employees
Denver
$96,500
Yearly Salary
A Software Engineer reported a yearly salary of $96,500
1-3 Years of Experience
Male
501-1,000 Employees
Denver
$110,000
Yearly Salary
A Software Engineer reported a yearly salary of $110,000 with +$5,000 in additional cash compensation
1-3 Years of Experience
Male
11-50 Employees
Denver
$110,000
Yearly Salary
A Software Engineer reported a yearly salary of $110,000
3-5 Years of Experience
Prefer not to say
51-200 Employees
Denver
$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
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