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Art Director
Automation Engineer
Brand Manager
Budget Analyst
Business Analyst
Business Development Manager
Business Development Representative
Business Intelligence Analyst
Business Intelligence Developer
Business Intelligence Manager
CCO (Chief Creative Officer)
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Client Success Manager
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Community Manager
Content Manager
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COO (Chief Operating Officer)
Copywriter
CPO (Chief Product Officer)
Creative Director
CRO (Chief Revenue Officer)
CTO (Chief Technology Officer)
Customer Support Manager
Customer Support Rep
Data Analyst
Data Architect
Data Engineer
Data Scientist
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 Software Engineering
Editor
Email Marketing Manager
Engineering Manager
Event Planner
Finance Director
Financial Analyst
Front End Developer
HR Coordinator
HR Director
HR Manager
HR Specialist
Implementation Manager
Implementation Specialist
Inside Sales Manager
Inside Sales Representative
iOS Developer
Marketing Associate
Marketing Coordinator
Marketing Manager
Marketing Operations Manager
Office Manager
Operations Associate
Operations Manager
PR Manager
PR Specialist
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Product Analyst
Product Designer
Product Manager
Product Marketing Manager
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Project Coordinator
Project Manager
QA Analyst
QA Engineer
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Software Engineer salary in Denver

Average Base Salary in Denver

$93,180
$3,211
Additional Cash Compensation
$96,391
Total Compensation
Median: $93K
Min: $50K
Max: $165K

How Much Does a Software Engineer Make in Denver?

The average salary for a Software Engineer in Denver is $93,180. The average additional cash compensation for a Software Engineer in Denver is $3,211. The average total compensation for a Software Engineer in Denver is $96,391. Software Engineer salaries are based on responses gathered by Built In Colorado from anonymous Software Engineer employees in Denver.

Colorado by the numbers

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Software Engineer Salary ranges

The most common Software Engineer salary in Denver is between $90k - $100k.

Average Software Engineer Salary by Company Size

People with the job title Software Engineer make the most at companies with 500+ employees, earning $100,869 on average.

Software Engineer Salary by gender

The average Software Engineer salary for women is $89,808 and the average Software Engineer salary for men is $92,495.

Software Engineer Salary by Years of Experience

The average salary for a Software Engineer with 7+ years of experience is $122,871. The average salary for <1 year of experience is $77,000.

Average Dev + Engineer salaries in Denver

Job Title Average Salary Salary Range
QA Analyst $71,500
Min: $49K
Max: $110K
Salesforce Developer $73,529
Min: $64K
Max: $82K
QA Engineer $76,818
Min: $57K
Max: $100K
Front End Developer $79,021
Min: $37K
Max: $110K
Data Engineer $86,714
Min: $50K
Max: $126K
Automation Engineer $87,083
Min: $51K
Max: $108K
Android Developer $91,818
Min: $70K
Max: $120K
Software Engineer $92,921
Min: $50K
Max: $165K
Sales Engineer $95,857
Min: $61K
Max: $128K
iOS Developer $97,714
Min: $60K
Max: $125K
Software Test Engineer $98,042
Min: $61K
Max: $165K
QA Manager $101,125
Min: $85K
Max: $120K
Security Engineer $102,786
Min: $78K
Max: $134K
DevOps Engineer $105,763
Min: $70K
Max: $160K
Data Architect $107,000
Min: $73K
Max: $152K
Senior Software Engineer $129,686
Min: $93K
Max: $172K
Engineering Manager $136,711
Min: $113K
Max: $160K
Principal Software Engineer $142,528
Min: $98K
Max: $163K
Director of Software Engineering $166,000
Min: $125K
Max: $200K
Vice President of Engineering $173,200
Min: $135K
Max: $225K
CTO (Chief Technology Officer) $209,474
Min: $100K
Max: $330K

Software Engineer jobs in Colorado
171

Software Engineer

Greater Denver Area
2 days ago
Software Engineers on the Data Services team are responsible for developing software solutions in a cloud-based environment on the latest technologies to unify data and support a data driven organization. They work in an agile team environment, implementing internal customer and system user stories on a variety of platforms, technologies, and programming languages. They specialize in creating databases and integrating data from multiple sources, data modeling, extracting data, and writing code to provide business intelligence.

Sr. Software Engineer

Greater Boulder Area
12 hours ago
+29
We’re hiring a senior software engineer with server programming knowledge and strong troubleshooting skills to incorporate the Voice of the Customer (VoC) into our award-winning products.  As a VoC Engineer, you’ll solve complex software problems by reviewing large bodies of code, quickly assessing intricate environments, and designing solutions on the fly that incorporate data compiled from customers’ expectations, preferences, and aversions. By leveraging data about customers’ wants and needs, we can more effectively prioritize activities that improve overall customer satisfaction.

Software Engineer - Backend/Cloud

Greater Boulder Area
12 hours ago
+29
We’re looking for Software Engineers to join one of our Predictive Security Cloud Development teams building solutions that will help us enrich, analyze and deliver our industry leading Threat Intelligence data and services to our customers. Join a talented team of developers using a wide variety of new and cool technologies to solve big problems while partnering with threat researchers who are on the bleeding edge of malware analysis.  You’ll build solutions that our customers are clamoring for, that will help our customers prevent the next front page security breach.

Senior Software Engineer

Greater Boulder Area
6 days ago
+29
We’re hiring a senior software engineer with kernel-level programming knowledge and strong troubleshooting and analytical skills to incorporate the Voice of the Customer (VoC) into our award-winning products.  As a VoC Engineer, you’ll solve complex software problems by reviewing large bodies of code, quickly assessing intricate environments, and designing solutions on the fly that incorporate data compiled from customers’ expectations, preferences, and aversions. By leveraging data about customers’ wants and needs, we can more effectively prioritize activities that improve overall customer satisfaction.

Senior C++ Software Engineer

Greater Boulder Area
6 days ago
+12
We are seeking C++ Engineers to work in our core robotics team developing a state-of-the-art computer vision-based autonomy stack. You will be closely integrated with the research and development of an advanced robotic system, both developing and optimizing features.  Required BS or greater in Computer Science/Engineering, Statistics, Mathematics, or equivalent. 5+ years of practical software engineering experience with C++ in a Linux or Unix

Software Engineer Intern

Greater Denver Area
1 week ago
As a software engineer at Workiva, you will clearly understand the needs of our customers and the benefits and efficiencies our software provides users and their business. You heard that right. YOU could literally CHANGE the LIVES of our CUSTOMERS!Since we develop and release on an extremely fast cycle, you will see your code LIVE, in production, often within days rather than the months or years you may have previously heard about with other companies. We work with state of the art tools, and are always improving ourselves and our process! Candidates should be interested in challenging and improving themselves as a developer, and encouraging and assisting your team members to do the same. Come join us at Workiva, voted one of Computerworld's Best Places to Work in IT 2017!

Front-End Software Engineer

Greater Boulder Area
2 weeks ago
+29
As a Front-End Software Engineer, you’ll be a major part of refining and driving forward the newest generation in enterprise endpoint security. Here, you’ll focus more on value delivered, not tasks completed. With a chance to write amazing code with talented peers, you’ll make a huge impact on how thousands of companies and governments visualize and neutralize threats to their networks. This is where global politics meet your code and the people who it empowers. Join us to make something that matters!

Senior Software Engineer - Backend/Cloud

Greater Boulder Area
11 hours ago
+29
The Senior Software Engineer will co-lead, define and build for performance and scale the next generation of endpoint security applications. This is more than a chance to write amazing code for something at significant scale with talented peers. It is a chance to have a huge impact on how hundreds of companies and governments visualize and neutralize threats to their networks. This is where global politics meet your code and the people who it

C++ Software Engineer, University Graduate

Greater Boulder Area
6 days ago
+12
We are seeking new graduate C++ Engineers to work in our core robotics team developing a state-of-the-art computer vision-based autonomy stack. You will be closely integrated with the research and development of an advanced robotic system, both developing and optimizing features. 

Software Engineer (Ruby on Rails)

Greater Denver Area
1 week ago
+13
Travelers Haven seeks a software engineer with strong abstract problem-solving abilities to join our Engineering team. You will work directly with the executive team and the employees using our software to help shape the future of our company. Our team is small but focused on shipping quality product. The ideal candidate for this position is willing and able to work full-stack and do CSS/JS as needed but gravitates more towards the back-end systems side.

Principal Software Engineer (UI & JavaScript)

Greater Denver Area
1 week ago
+24
We have an excellent opportunity for an innovative and results-oriented Principal Software Engineer to work on our UI team creating and maintaining a device-centric user interface. In this role, you will work with a cross-functional team in an agile framework to develop industry-defining features for a growing customer base. This position is best suited for a strong technical contributor who is intimately familiar with the technologies, methodologies, and concepts the role leverages.

Senior Software Engineer (UI & JavaScript)

Greater Denver Area
1 week ago
+24
We have an excellent opportunity for an innovative and results oriented senior-level software engineers to work on our UI team creating and maintaining a device-centric user interface. In this role, you will work with a cross-functional team in an agile framework to develop industry-defining features for a growing customer base. This position is best suited for a strong technical contributor who is intimately familiar with the technologies, methodologies, and concepts the role leverages.

Skills that affect Software Engineer salaries in Denver

1
Javascript
21% have this skill
2
Front-end
16% have this skill
3
SQL
16% have this skill
4
Java
13% have this skill
5
Node.js
13% have this skill
6
C#
11% have this skill

Recent Software Engineer salaries in Denver

$110,000
Yearly Salary
A Software Engineer III reported a yearly salary of $110,000
1-3 Years of Experience
Male
1-10 Employees
Denver
1-5 Reports
$68,000
Yearly Salary
A Software Engineer reported a yearly salary of $68,000 with +$7,000 in additional cash compensation
1-3 Years of Experience
Male
51-200 Employees
Denver
$85,000
Yearly Salary
A Software Engineer reported a yearly salary of $85,000
1-3 Years of Experience
Female
1-10 Employees
Denver
$101,000
Yearly Salary
A Mid-level Software Engineer reported a yearly salary of $101,000
1-3 Years of Experience
Female
201-500 Employees
Denver
$72,000
Yearly Salary
A Software Engineer reported a yearly salary of $72,000
< 1 Year of Experience
Male
500+ Employees
Denver
$65,000
Yearly Salary
A Software Engineer reported a yearly salary of $65,000
1-3 Years of Experience
Male
201-500 Employees
Denver
$120,000
Yearly Salary
A Software Engineer reported a yearly salary of $120,000
3-5 Years of Experience
Male
11-50 Employees
Denver
$120,000
Yearly Salary
A Full Stack Engineer reported a yearly salary of $120,000
3-5 Years of Experience
Female
11-50 Employees
Denver
$75,600
Yearly Salary
A Software Developer (Back End) reported a yearly salary of $75,600
7+ Years of Experience
Male
51-200 Employees
Denver
1-5 Reports
$105,000
Yearly Salary
A Software Engineer III reported a yearly salary of $105,000
5-7 Years of Experience
Male
500+ Employees
Denver
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