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Software Engineer salary in Denver

Average Base Salary in Denver

$96,041
$2,792
Additional Cash Compensation
$98,833
Total Compensation
Median: $96K
Min: $60K
Max: $165K

How Much Does a Software Engineer Make in Denver?

The average salary for a Software Engineer in Denver is $96,041. The average additional cash compensation for a Software Engineer in Denver is $2,792. The average total compensation for a Software Engineer in Denver is $98,833. Software Engineer salaries are based on responses gathered by Built In Colorado from anonymous Software Engineer employees in Denver.

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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 $109,544 on average.

Software Engineer Salary by gender

The average Software Engineer salary for women is $86,667 and the average Software Engineer salary for men is $102,486.

Software Engineer Salary by Years of Experience

The average salary for a Software Engineer with 7+ years of experience is $139,400. The average salary for <1 year of experience is $77,500.

Average Dev + Engineer salaries in Denver

Job Title Average Salary Salary Range
QA Analyst $71,500
Min: $49K
Max: $110K
Salesforce Developer $72,167
Min: $64K
Max: $81K
Front End Developer $76,291
Min: $37K
Max: $105K
QA Engineer $80,800
Min: $64K
Max: $100K
Data Engineer $85,000
Min: $50K
Max: $126K
Automation Engineer $87,083
Min: $51K
Max: $108K
iOS Developer $87,800
Min: $60K
Max: $110K
Android Developer $93,500
Min: $70K
Max: $120K
Sales Engineer $95,833
Min: $61K
Max: $128K
Software Engineer $96,041
Min: $60K
Max: $165K
Software Test Engineer $99,300
Min: $61K
Max: $165K
Data Architect $102,500
Min: $73K
Max: $152K
Security Engineer $103,769
Min: $78K
Max: $134K
QA Manager $104,167
Min: $90K
Max: $120K
DevOps Engineer $104,656
Min: $70K
Max: $160K
Senior Software Engineer $128,784
Min: $94K
Max: $172K
Engineering Manager $134,235
Min: $113K
Max: $155K
Principal Software Engineer $139,583
Min: $122K
Max: $160K
Vice President of Engineering $155,500
Min: $135K
Max: $176K
Director of Software Engineering $163,818
Min: $125K
Max: $200K
CTO (Chief Technology Officer) $209,474
Min: $100K
Max: $330K

Software Engineer jobs in Colorado
139

Software Engineer

Greater Denver Area
1 week 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.

Senior Staff Software Engineer

Greater Denver Area
1 week ago
+25
This software developer will be responsible for designing, developing, and deploying functional capabilities of the DigitalGlobe Ground System including: core image processing systems, interfaces with business systems, and web services initiatives. This is an opportunity to work in a Scaled Agile Framework (SAFe) organization on a micro-service architecture. DigitalGlobe has been recognized as one of the leading Agile organizations both in Colorado and nationwide. We are ‘all in’ on AWS and have a dynamic roadmap to leverage the benefits of that platform to build on our industry leading capabilities. We are looking for someone who loves to code, collaborate, and bring a quality first mindset to work every day.

Software Engineer (Node.js)

Greater Denver Area
1 week ago
+13
Travelers Haven seeks a software engineer with strong abstract problem-solving abilities to join our Hotel Engine group ( https://www.hotelengine.com ). 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

Senior Software Engineer (JavaScript)

Greater Denver Area
1 week ago
+13
Travelers Haven seeks a Senior JavaScript Engineer with strong abstract problem-solving abilities to join our rapidly growing team and company. You will work directly with the executive team and help shape the future of our company. Our development team is small, and we want to add a self-starter who truly enjoys software development and problem solving. We move quickly, release often, and have a passion for helping our clients. We encourage a

Senior Software Engineer in Test

Greater Boulder Area
6 hours ago
+26
Design and build an automation architecture that is modular and extensible (C++ and Python). Develop system, software, and component test plans, automated tests, and supporting libraries. Work with Release Engineering to further integrate automation into the build system. Assist in automation adoption within the engineering organization. Lead your scrum team’s automation effort and mentor engineers on industry best practices. Work with developers on improving the system quality (during design and implementation phases).

Software Engineer (Ruby on Rails)

Greater Denver Area
8 hours ago
+13
Software Engineer (Ruby on Rails) Travelers Haven seeks a software engineer with strong abstract problem-solving abilities to join our Hotel Engine group (https://www.hotelengine.com). 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

Senior Software Engineer - Backend/Cloud

Greater Boulder Area
5 days ago
+26
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

Software Engineer

Greater Boulder Area
1 day ago
Company Overview LogRhythm, a leader in NextGen SIEM, empowers organizations to measurably reduce risk by rapidly detecting, responding to, and neutralizing cyberthreats. LogRhythm’s Threat Lifecycle Management workflow is the foundation for security operations centers (SOCs), helping customers secure their cloud, physical, and virtual infrastructures for IT and OT environments. The LogRhythm platform has won many accolades, including being

Software Engineer

Greater Denver Area
1 day ago
+26
Healthgrades is focused on providing trusted information that helps consumers and providers make meaningful connections. As aSoftware Engineer on the HG Web Engineering team, you will collaborate with designers, developers and product managers to solve business challenges. As a member of the Warp Core squad, you will work on projects that attract and retain consumers through an engaging interface and strong brand impression. This is an exciting

Software Engineer

Greater Denver Area
3 days ago
+26
As a Software Engineer within our data engineering group, you will collaborate with cross-functional database and product development teams as we accomplish building a scalable and reliable infrastructure for our leading-edge Enterprise Data Platform. You will be a key contributor for the development of a new modern data platform that will be the foundation for all HG data products and services. You will drive end to end delivery of quality solutions within an autonomous team aka “Squad” using Agile / Scrum methodologies. You will also collaborate with other Squads to set standards, technology and architecture direction, and ensure consistent, high-quality solutions are being delivered to our customers.

Software Engineer I

Greater Denver Area
5 days ago
+20
  Job Description:  Make an impact and love what you do!     As a team member embedded in an energetic agile team of Software and QA Engineers, you will create software products utilizing state of the art technologies. With your team, you’ll celebrate all the hard work that goes into a successful release to market while gaining first-hand experience in cutting edge, lean-agile, software development methodologies. Our culture fosters

Software Engineer

Greater Boulder Area
6 days ago
+11
We’re looking for passionate software engineers to be the next members of our awesome engineering team. JumpCloud is focused on delivering cloud-based directory services via a SaaS model and as a result are trying to solve some very difficult problems around identity, authentication, security, and cloud scaling.

Skills that affect Software Engineer salaries in Denver

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Javascript
22% have this skill
2
Java
17% have this skill
3
Front-end
17% have this skill
4
HTML/CSS
15% have this skill
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Node.js
13% have this skill
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C#
9% have this skill

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A Software Engineer reported a yearly salary of $65,000 with +$5,000 in additional cash compensation
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500+ Employees
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$90,000
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