Software Engineer salary in Denver

Average Base Salary in Denver

$104,429
$7,223
Additional Cash Compensation
$111,652
Total Compensation
Median: $104K
Min: $65K
Max: $170K

How Much Does a Software Engineer Make in Denver?

The average salary for a Software Engineer in Denver is $104,429. The average additional cash compensation for a Software Engineer in Denver is $7,223. The average total compensation for a Software Engineer in Denver is $111,652. Software Engineer salaries are based on responses gathered by Built In from anonymous Software Engineer employees in Denver.

Denver by the numbers

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Software Engineer jobs in Denver

Software Engineer

Greater Denver Area
17 hours ago
+54
Description   DAT Solutions is looking for a Software Engineer who has a desire to solve complex problems at web-scale. We're looking for creative problems solvers that want to join a newly formed team in our Denver office.   *This team focuses on our Ratings applications which process hundreds of thousands of records to provide pricing insights for the North American trucking industry. As a Sr. Software Engineer at DAT, you would be responsible

Senior Software Engineer

Greater Denver Area
17 hours ago
+54
Description                  DAT Solutions is looking for a Senior Software Engineer who has a desire to solve complex problems at web-scale. We're looking for creative problems solvers that want to join a newly formed team in our Denver office. This team focuses on our Ratings applications which process hundreds of thousands of records to provide pricing insights for the North American trucking industry. As a Sr. Software Engineer at DAT, you

Software Engineer

Greater Boulder Area
1 day ago
+52
At IHS Markit, we are building a software solution that connects data in revolutionary ways, illuminating answers that were previously impossible to find and empowering our clients to envision the future, so they can determine the best course of action in the present. We are disrupting the current digital transformation landscape with state-of-the-art AI developed by a passionate team explore and push the boundaries of digital transformation

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 - Delivery Engineering

Greater Denver Area
1 day ago
+43
As our Software Engineer, you’ll help develop, scale, automate, and improve the underlying infrastructure, software, processes, and services required to support enterprise software development, quality engineering, and production releases. You’ll design and build tools to support data analytics around our release process to discover release, deployment and quality trends. You’ll work closely with other teams to continuously improve their requirements for the development, build and deployment process. You will also be researching new tools and practices that will help productivity.

Software Engineer (Remote, US)

Remote
1 day ago
+62
Make recognition fun. Love your work. 🤗💚🎉 Join our small but growing team dedicated to building engaged, recognition-rich cultures in workplaces across the globe! To learn what makes our company culture unique, take a peek at our Employee Un-Handbook, check out our Instagram, , and read what employees say it’s like to work here. *** COVID-19 Update: Bonusly is still hiring! We will be conducting all interviews and on-boarding new hires

Software Engineer - .NET

Remote
2 days ago
+47
The Software Engineer role at Granicus is for developers growing their software engineering skills in a SaaS environment. Their key contributions are test-driven software that implements product-driven features within the Granicus product suite.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

Senior Software Engineer - .NET

Remote
2 days ago
+47
The Senior Software Engineer role at Granicus is for developers who lead the development team by example. They regularly take on the most difficult technical tasks and consistently make significant contributions to all areas of the Granicus product suite. In addition to those contributions, the Senior Software Engineer is a key contributor when new features are being groomed and planned by their team. Their application knowledge is indispensable

Staff Software Engineer - React

Greater Denver Area
2 days ago
+46
Hotel Engine is eager to add a Staff Software Engineer, Rueact to our growing engineering organization! In this role, you'll be making architectural decisions, developing and maintaining an internal set of systems and tools, mentoring and shaping other engineers, and building out integrations with third parties. Intriguing? Check out more information below!

Software Engineer III - Frontend

Greater Denver Area
2 days 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 also encourages all applicants authorized to work in the US to apply

Software Engineer Salary ranges

The most common Software Engineer salary in Denver is between $100k - $110k.

Average Software Engineer Salary by Company Size

People with the job title Software Engineer make the most at companies with 501-1,000 employees, earning $110,306 on average.

Software Engineer Salary by gender

The average Software Engineer salary for women is $105,685 and the average Software Engineer salary for men is $103,261.

Software Engineer Salary by Years of Experience

The average salary for a Software Engineer with 7+ years of experience is $127,139. The average salary for <1 year of experience is $78,889.

Average Dev + Engineer salaries in Denver

Job Title Average Salary Salary Range
QA Analyst $69,185
Min: $48K
Max: $110K
Junior Software Engineer $72,666
Min: $51K
Max: $90K
Front End Developer $82,437
Min: $37K
Max: $150K
Salesforce Developer $84,725
Min: $64K
Max: $135K
QA Engineer $87,794
Min: $57K
Max: $135K
Automation Engineer $90,263
Min: $51K
Max: $137K
Software Test Engineer $96,925
Min: $61K
Max: $165K
Data Engineer $98,829
Min: $49K
Max: $146K
Android Developer $101,667
Min: $70K
Max: $155K
Software Engineer $104,429
Min: $65K
Max: $170K
Game Developer $105,000
Min: $105K
Max: $105K
Hardware Engineer $105,500
Min: $90K
Max: $121K
Sales Engineer $106,018
Min: $40K
Max: $200K
Systems Engineer $108,149
Min: $70K
Max: $135K
QA Manager $110,882
Min: $85K
Max: $150K
DevOps Engineer $112,440
Min: $70K
Max: $170K
Security Engineer $112,450
Min: $78K
Max: $160K
iOS Developer $113,516
Min: $60K
Max: $175K
Machine Learning Engineer $129,000
Min: $128K
Max: $130K
Senior Software Engineer $131,232
Min: $90K
Max: $232K
Database Administrator $135,000
Min: $132K
Max: $140K
Site Reliability Engineer $135,689
Min: $110K
Max: $193K
Lead Software Engineer $139,154
Min: $93K
Max: $175K
Data Architect $141,583
Min: $73K
Max: $195K
Engineering Manager $146,400
Min: $110K
Max: $201K
Principal Software Engineer $150,513
Min: $98K
Max: $195K
Director of Software Engineering $159,953
Min: $111K
Max: $225K
Data Engineering Manager $167,000
Min: $167K
Max: $167K
Vice President of Engineering $178,091
Min: $121K
Max: $225K
CTO (Chief Technology Officer) $199,250
Min: $100K
Max: $330K

Skills that affect Software Engineer salaries in Denver

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Javascript
11% have this skill
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SQL
9% have this skill
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Front-end
7% have this skill
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Java
7% have this skill
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Python
6% have this skill
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Node.js
6% have this skill

Recent Software Engineer salaries in Denver

$126,000
Yearly Salary
A Software Developer 2 reported a yearly salary of $126,000
5-7 Years of Experience
Female
51-200 Employees
Denver
$95,000
Yearly Salary
A Full Stack Developer reported a yearly salary of $95,000
1-3 Years of Experience
Male
51-200 Employees
Denver
$91,000
Yearly Salary
A Software Engineer II reported a yearly salary of $91,000
3-5 Years of Experience
Male
11-50 Employees
Denver
$79,000
Yearly Salary
A Software Engineer reported a yearly salary of $79,000 with +$5,000 in additional cash compensation
3-5 Years of Experience
Male
11-50 Employees
Denver
$90,000
Yearly Salary
A Software Engineer reported a yearly salary of $90,000 with +$4,000 in additional cash compensation
3-5 Years of Experience
Male
201-500 Employees
Denver
$95,000
Yearly Salary
A Software Engineer II reported a yearly salary of $95,000
3-5 Years of Experience
Male
201-500 Employees
Denver
$110,000
Yearly Salary
A Software Engineer - React reported a yearly salary of $110,000
3-5 Years of Experience
Male
51-200 Employees
Denver
$111,000
Yearly Salary
A Software Engineer reported a yearly salary of $111,000
3-5 Years of Experience
Male
1,000+ Employees
Denver
$100,000
Yearly Salary
A Software Engineer reported a yearly salary of $100,000
3-5 Years of Experience
Prefer not to say
51-200 Employees
Denver
$75,000
Yearly Salary
A Software Engineer reported a yearly salary of $75,000
< 1 Year of Experience
Male
501-1,000 Employees
Denver
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