Software Engineer Salary Denver: Updated 2018 | Built In Colorado
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Finance Director
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HR Coordinator
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Software Engineer salary in Denver

Average Base Salary in Denver

$98,147
$2,850
Additional Cash Compensation
$100,997
Total Compensation
Median: $98K
Min: $60K
Max: $165K

How Much Does a Software Engineer Make in Denver?

The average salary for a Software Engineer in Denver is $98,147. The average additional cash compensation for a Software Engineer in Denver is $2,850. The average total compensation for a Software Engineer in Denver is $100,997. 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 $94,016 on average.

Software Engineer Salary by gender

The average Software Engineer salary for women is $87,500 and the average Software Engineer salary for men is $105,750.

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 $81,667.

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 $74,509
Min: $37K
Max: $105K
QA Engineer $79,222
Min: $64K
Max: $100K
Data Engineer $85,000
Min: $50K
Max: $126K
Security Engineer $86,300
Min: $45K
Max: $113K
Automation Engineer $87,083
Min: $51K
Max: $108K
iOS Developer $87,800
Min: $60K
Max: $110K
Data Architect $92,600
Min: $73K
Max: $115K
Android Developer $94,778
Min: $70K
Max: $120K
Sales Engineer $95,833
Min: $61K
Max: $128K
Software Engineer $98,147
Min: $60K
Max: $165K
Software Test Engineer $98,667
Min: $61K
Max: $165K
DevOps Engineer $99,250
Min: $70K
Max: $120K
QA Manager $104,167
Min: $90K
Max: $120K
Senior Software Engineer $126,500
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

Dev + Engineer jobs in Colorado
195

Software Engineer

Greater Denver Area
5 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.

Software Engineer

Greater Denver Area
5 days ago
As a Software Engineer, you can enjoy the perks of a fast paced, high tech organization in the gorgeous Denver Area. Our agile environment allows for a flexible environment with an integrated work life. Engineers love solving complex problems with autonomy and authority and are encouraged to stay on top of new technologies. Innovation is the key to our success; we do not get stuck in a rut! Being a customer driven environment, we have seamless

Senior Software Engineer

Greater Denver Area
5 days ago
Workiva is looking for a Senior Software Engineer to build a product that is revolutionizing the way people work. As part of the engineering team, you will work on the platform that powers solutions used by tens of thousands of customers. We’re looking for an enthusiast engineer who has a real passion for building and scaling applications using technologies such as AWS, React, Javascript, Dart, Python, etc. Every engineer has input into our product process and will have a real impact as part of small, nimble teams.

Senior Software Engineer

Greater Denver Area
6 days ago
As a Senior Software Engineer you can enjoy the perks of a fast paced, high tech organization in gorgeous Colorado. Our agile environment allows for a flexible environment with an integrated work life. Engineers love solving complex problems with autonomy and authority and are encouraged to stay on top of new technologies. Innovation is the key to our success; we do not get stuck in a rut! Being a customer driven environment, we have seamless daily and weekly releases. You can see your code in production in short order. This role will be located in Boulder, CO until December 2018. In December 2018, Workiva’s offices are moving to downtown Denver on Platte St near Union Station. Please be comfortable with a long term downtown Denver location.

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

Software Engineer - Sitecore/Azure Academy

Greater Denver Area
4 days ago
+25
Slalom is currently hiring Digital Experience Software Engineers to join our growing team within our delivery network. The Slalom delivery network provides product development, testing, experience design and agile-based product management services within our state of the art and regionally-based Delivery Centers. Our software engineers work in team environments building innovative products & solutions using distributed-agile delivery methodologies, leveraging the latest web, mobile and cloud technologies.

Software Engineer (Ruby on Rails)

Greater Denver Area
2 days 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

Solution Architect - Sitecore/Azure Academy

Greater Denver Area
1 week ago
+25
Slalom is currently hiring Digital Experience Solution Architects to join our growing team within our delivery network. The Slalom delivery network provides product development, testing, experience design and agile-based product management services within our state of the art and regionally-based Delivery Centers. Our software engineers work in team environments building innovative products & solutions using distributed-agile delivery methodologies, leveraging the latest web, mobile and cloud technologies.

Engineer - Software Development

Greater Denver Area
2 hours ago
+25
Slalom Consulting is looking for full-time engineering professionals to join our growing Cross-Market Delivery Team. Slalom’s Cross-Market Delivery organization supplements our on-site consulting services with off-site development, testing, and program management services. Our Cross-Market Delivery engineers will work in a small-team environment executing projects using distributed-agile delivery methodologies. Solutions delivered from Slalom’s Cross-Market Delivery Team will be built on the latest web, mobile and cloud technologies.

Solution Architect - Software Development (Full-Stack)

Greater Denver Area
1 week ago
+25
Designing, documenting, and developing world-class enterprise applications leveraging the full spectrum of Java or .NET/C# technologies and design patterns. • Collaborating with clients and business analysts to translate business requirements into technical requirements. • Defining the scale and scope of projects, including logical and physical landscape requirements, and design, development, and deployment efforts. • Mentoring consultants in development best practices, design principles, and advanced technologies. • Leading project teams through everyday project tasks. • Working with practice leadership on reviewing technology trends to determine strategic areas for future concentration.

Senior Software Architect

Greater Denver Area
3 weeks ago
As a Software Architect you will work with product teams to turn business requirements into technical implementation plans through prototyping, research, and design; to provide mentoring and technical oversight to a wide range of distributed product teams; and to leverage existing technologies available through Amazon Web Services and Google Cloud Platform. Bachelor’s Degree in CS, SE or related field required. 10+ Years of experience in a senior software engineering role. Expertise in Google Cloud Platform (including GAE, GCE, GCS) or Amazon Web Services (including EC2, Lambda, Kinesis, RDS) required.

Skills that affect Software Engineer salaries in Denver

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Javascript
13% have this skill
2
HTML/CSS
10% have this skill
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Front-end
9% have this skill
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Java
8% have this skill
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Node.js
5% have this skill
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AngularJS
5% have this skill

Recent Software Engineer salaries in Denver

$145,000
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A Software Engineer reported a yearly salary of $145,000
7+ Years of Experience
Male
500+ Employees
Denver
$150,000
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A Software Engineer reported a yearly salary of $150,000
7+ Years of Experience
Male
500+ Employees
Denver
$147,000
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A Software Engineer IV reported a yearly salary of $147,000
7+ Years of Experience
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500+ Employees
Denver
$165,000
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A Software Development Engineer IV reported a yearly salary of $165,000
7+ Years of Experience
Male
500+ Employees
Denver
$90,000
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A Platform Engineer reported a yearly salary of $90,000
1-3 Years of Experience
Male
201-500 Employees
Denver
$72,500
Yearly Salary
A Software Engineer reported a yearly salary of $72,500 with +$7,500 in additional cash compensation
1-3 Years of Experience
Male
51-200 Employees
Denver
$104,000
Yearly Salary
A Software Engineer reported a yearly salary of $104,000
5-7 Years of Experience
Male
201-500 Employees
Denver
$70,000
Yearly Salary
A Software Engineer reported a yearly salary of $70,000
1-3 Years of Experience
Male
500+ Employees
Denver
$70,000
Yearly Salary
A Software Engineer reported a yearly salary of $70,000 with +$5,000 in additional cash compensation
1-3 Years of Experience
Male
11-50 Employees
Denver
$60,000
Yearly Salary
A Junior Developer reported a yearly salary of $60,000 with +$3,000 in additional cash compensation
1-3 Years of Experience
Male
51-200 Employees
Denver

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