Software Engineer in Boulder, Colorado Salary

A Software Engineer in Boulder, Colorado earns an average salary of $78,992 per year. Experience has a moderate effect on income for this job. Most people with this job move on to other positions after 10 years in this field. The skills that increase pay for this job the most are C programming Language, Linux, and C.

$62,878 - $109,046
$63K
$80K
$110K
MEDIAN: $79,854
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50%
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$27.50 - $69.10
$36
MEDIAN: $36.00
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$0$113K
Salary $62,878 - $109,046
Bonus $-0.49 - $11,920
Profit Sharing $3,750
Total Pay (?
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$63,350 - $113,769
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 11 Jul 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 160
Hourly Data $0$69
Hourly Rate $36.00
Overtime $27.50
Annual Data $0$113K
Bonus $-0.49 - $11,920
Profit Sharing $3,750
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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$63,350 - $113,769
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 11 Jul 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 5

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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
3.3%

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Pay by Experience Level for Software Engineer

Pay by Experience for a Software Engineer has a positive trend. An entry-level Software Engineer with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $76,000 based on 113 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Software Engineer with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $89,000 based on 40 salaries. An experienced Software Engineer which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $105,000 based on 15 salaries. A Software Engineer with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $120,000 based on 5 salaries.

Key Stats for Software Engineer

Gender

Female
19 %
Male
81 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 18 votes.
Less than 1 year
7%
1-4 years
59%
5-9 years
22%
10-19 years
10%
20 years or more
2%
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Experience Affects Software Engineer Salaries

Late-Career
▲48%

▲30%

▲10%

National Average
$81,000

▼6%

Skills That Affect Software Engineer Salaries

C programming Language
▲19%

▲17%

C
▲14%

▲7%


National Average
$81,000

C++
▼3%

SQL
▼3%

Python
▼6%

▼7%

ASP.NET
▼7%

HTML
▼8%

.NET
▼10%

C#
▼12%


ASP.NET Framework
▼16%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 18 votes.

Gender

Female
19 %
Male
81 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
7%
1-4 years
59%
5-9 years
22%
10-19 years
10%
20 years or more
2%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 90%
dental benefits
Dental: 78%
vision benefits
Vision: 74%
no benefits
None: 7%
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