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Director of Analytics
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Email Marketing Manager
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Finance Director
Financial Analyst
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HR Coordinator
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HR Specialist
Implementation Manager
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Inside Sales Manager
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Marketing Associate
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Software Engineer salary in Colorado

Average Base Salary in Colorado

$100,753
$3,265
Additional Cash Compensation
$104,018
Total Compensation
Median: $101K
Min: $60K
Max: $165K

How Much Does a Software Engineer Make in Colorado?

The average salary for a Software Engineer in Colorado is $100,753. The average additional cash compensation for a Software Engineer in Colorado is $3,265. The average total compensation for a Software Engineer in Colorado is $104,018. Software Engineer salaries are based on responses gathered by Built In Colorado from anonymous Software Engineer employees in Colorado.

Colorado by the numbers

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Total number of Tech companies in Colorado
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Colorado Companies with the Highest Dev + Engineer Salaries

Software Engineer Salary ranges

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

Average Software Engineer Salary by Company Size

People with the job title Software Engineer make the most at companies with 51-200 employees, earning $93,643 on average.

Software Engineer Salary by gender

The average Software Engineer salary for women is $97,306 and the average Software Engineer salary for men is $93,486.

Software Engineer Salary by Years of Experience

The average salary for a Software Engineer with 7+ years of experience is $127,225. The average salary for <1 year of experience is $81,834.

Average Dev + Engineer salaries in Colorado

Job Title Average Salary Salary Range
QA Analyst $64,565
Min: $36K
Max: $110K
Salesforce Developer $76,333
Min: $64K
Max: $91K
Front End Developer $77,132
Min: $37K
Max: $108K
QA Engineer $80,000
Min: $47K
Max: $125K
Data Engineer $84,727
Min: $50K
Max: $126K
Automation Engineer $86,700
Min: $51K
Max: $115K
Software Test Engineer $90,538
Min: $60K
Max: $175K
Android Developer $91,455
Min: $70K
Max: $120K
iOS Developer $93,364
Min: $58K
Max: $140K
Security Engineer $99,852
Min: $72K
Max: $134K
Software Engineer $100,753
Min: $60K
Max: $165K
Sales Engineer $102,400
Min: $61K
Max: $145K
QA Manager $104,167
Min: $90K
Max: $120K
DevOps Engineer $105,931
Min: $70K
Max: $160K
Data Architect $106,000
Min: $73K
Max: $160K
Senior Software Engineer $125,632
Min: $75K
Max: $192K
Engineering Manager $133,566
Min: $107K
Max: $194K
Principal Software Engineer $134,815
Min: $99K
Max: $162K
Vice President of Engineering $153,143
Min: $126K
Max: $176K
Director of Software Engineering $162,731
Min: $125K
Max: $270K
CTO (Chief Technology Officer) $196,111
Min: $100K
Max: $330K

Software Engineer jobs in Colorado
147

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
15 hours 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
4 days 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
4 days 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
4 days ago
+26
We are looking for a Senior Automation Engineer who will help design and implement an easy to use framework.  Simplicity is key; this framework will be data driven, will encompass parallel streams of automation, will encompass end-to-end functionality as well as non-functional cases. Automation is central to our quality strategy as we continue to deepen and expand our product.

Software Engineer (Ruby on Rails)

Greater Denver Area
1 week 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 Front-End Software Engineer

Greater Boulder Area
3 weeks ago
+26
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!

Staff Software Engineer and Scrum Master

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

Greater Denver Area
1 day ago
+28
Who is Return Path?Return Path is the expert in deliverability. Every day, our customers trust our data and insights to help them optimize their email marketing. Partnered with best-in-class email service providers, we help marketers take their email programs to the next level by driving more response and increasing revenue.At Return Path, we know email.Through the Return Path Data Exchange, we've brought together the world's most comprehensive

Software Engineer

Greater Denver Area
3 days ago
+14
Are you ready to start your career in an exciting, growing field? Wowza Media Systems, a leader in the live streaming and Video on Demand industry is looking to add a sharp, energetic, inquisitive self-starters to their team of amazing Engineers. Wowza has an awesome culture, cool products and awesome array of customers around the globe. If you are looking for a collaborative environment where you can learn and develop your technical skills, we

Software Engineer

Greater Denver Area
4 days 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 Boulder Area
4 days 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

Skills that affect Software Engineer salaries in Colorado

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Javascript
26% have this skill
2
HTML/CSS
19% have this skill
3
Front-end
19% have this skill
4
Java
16% have this skill
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Node.js
14% have this skill
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AngularJS
9% have this skill

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201-500 Employees
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A Software Engineer reported a yearly salary of $72,500 with +$7,500 in additional cash compensation
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51-200 Employees
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201-500 Employees
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