Median pay for Software Developers in Boulder lies in the neighborhood of $71K per year. Among survey respondents, men are more common than women; 86 percent of Boulder Software Developers are male. A large number report receiving medical coverage from their employers and a fair number collect dental insurance. Though the majority of Software Developers in Boulder, Colo. do not report high levels of job satisfaction, most are moderately content with their role. This report is based on responses to the PayScale salary survey.

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$0.00 - $6,104  
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$46,939 - $102,267  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 13 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 52
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Overtime
$21.00  
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$0.00 - $6,104  
   
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$46,939 - $102,267  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 13 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 7

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About Boulder, Colorado

Boulder County, Colorado
107,342
Male:
56,342 (52.5%)
Female:
51,000 (47.5%)
Boulder (/ˈboʊldər/) is the home rule municipality that is the county seat and the most populous municipality of Boulder County, and the 11th most populous municipality in the U.S. state of Colorado. Boulder is located at the base of the foothills of the Rocky Mountains at an elevation of 5,430 feet (1,655 m) above sea level. The city is 25 miles (40 km) northwest of Denver. The population of the City of Boulder was 97,385 people at the 2010 United States Census, while the population of the Boulder, CO Metropolitan Statistical Area was 294,567. Boulder is famous for its colorful Western history, being a choice destination for hippies in the late 1960s, and as home of the main campus of the University of Colorado, the state's largest university. Furthermore, the city of Boulder frequently receives high rankings in health, well-being, quality of life, education and art. On November 7, 1861, legislation was passed making way...
Boulder:
$58,547
Colorado:
$63,909
$1,394
Boulder:
$583,600
Colorado:
$283,800
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Skills That Affect Software Developer Salaries

National Average
$71,000

JavaScript
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Java
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C# Programming Language
up arrow 6%

.NET
up arrow 6%

C#
up arrow 9%

SQL
up arrow 11%

HTML
up arrow 11%

ASP.NET Framework
up arrow 12%

C++
up arrow 13%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 4 votes.

Gender

Female
14 %
Male
86 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
7%
1-4 years
61%
5-9 years
15%
10-19 years
12%
20 years or more
5%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 87%
dental benefits
Dental: 70%
medical benefits
Vision: 57%
dental benefits
None: 13%
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