How much does a Software Engineer make in Boulder, CO?

Updated Jun 22, 2021

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Experience

$103,864 /yr
Average Base Pay

1,303 salaries

$79K

Low

$104K

Average

$136K

High

Additional Cash Compensation
Average$8,774Range$1,511 - $50,933
The average salary for a Software Engineer is $103,864 in Boulder, CO. Salaries estimates are based on 1,303 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by Software Engineer employees in Boulder, CO.

Seniority Levels

L2
Software Engineer$103,864 /yr
L3
Senior Software Engineer$129,834 /yr
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Entry Level Software Engineer

$119,948

per year

Principal Software Engineer

$156,377

per year

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$120,601

per year

Software Development Engineer In Test (SDET)

$88,625

per year

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Qualcomm
4.1

Qualcomm

Software Engineer

$108,204

 /yr
Range: $97K - $112K
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$97K

$112K

$96,711 - $112,257 Range

Google
4.5

Google

Software Engineer

$130,945

 /yr
Range: $95K - $176K

$95K

$176K

$95,096 - $176,477 Range

IHS Markit
4.1

IHS Markit

Software Engineer

$80,286

 /yr
Range: $59K - $120K

$59K

$120K

$59,133 - $119,948 Range

NVIDIA
4.7

NVIDIA

Software Engineer

$161,242

 /yr
Range: $161K - $172K

$161K

$172K

$161,242 - $171,579 Range

Fujitsu
3.5

Fujitsu

Software Engineer

$114,150

 /yr
Range: $89K - $126K

$89K

$126K

$88,510 - $125,899 Range

Xilinx
4.2

Xilinx

Software Engineer

$102,798

 /yr
Range: $84K - $109K

$84K

$109K

$83,943 - $109,465 Range

NetApp
4

NetApp

Software Engineer

$111,816

 /yr
Range: $85K - $146K

$85K

$146K

$85,480 - $146,219 Range

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Intel Corporation
4.1

Intel Corporation

Software Engineer

$104,459

 /yr
Range: $74K - $164K

$74K

$164K

$74,054 - $163,819 Range

Seagate Technology
3.9

Seagate Technology

Software Engineer

$75,120

 /yr
Range: $70K - $94K

$70K

$94K

$70,039 - $94,283 Range

Lockheed Martin
4.1

Lockheed Martin

Software Engineer

$101,347

 /yr
Range: $75K - $136K

$75K

$136K

$74,795 - $135,775 Range

Ricoh
3.2

Ricoh

Software Engineer

$86,121

 /yr
Range: $73K - $110K

$73K

$110K

$72,664 - $110,094 Range

PK
3.8

PK

Software Engineer

$99,537

 /yr
Range: $95K - $111K

$95K

$111K

$94,679 - $110,504 Range

University Corporation for Atmospheric Research
3.7

University Corporation for Atmospheric Research

Software Engineer

$99,976

 /yr
Range: $66K - $152K

$66K

$152K

$66,390 - $152,317 Range

LogRhythm
3.7

LogRhythm

Software Engineer

$120,986

 /yr
Range: $76K - $224K

$76K

$224K

$75,835 - $223,583 Range

Spectra Logic
3.5

Spectra Logic

Software Engineer

$95,000

 /yr
Range: $78K - $112K

$78K

$112K

$77,660 - $111,816 Range

CableLabs
3.9

CableLabs

Software Engineer

$114,490

 /yr
Range: $92K - $123K

$92K

$123K

$92,148 - $123,157 Range

Gloo
3.4

Gloo

Software Engineer

$109,918

 /yr
Range: $72K - $198K

$72K

$198K

$71,785 - $197,714 Range

Dot Hill
2.9

Dot Hill

Software Engineer

$73,571

 /yr
Range: $63K - $92K

$63K

$92K

$63,408 - $92,248 Range

Twitter
4.2

Twitter

Software Engineer

$126,287

 /yr
Range: $88K - $151K

$88K

$151K

$87,934 - $151,441 Range

Splunk
4.1

Splunk

Software Engineer

$142,498

 /yr
Range: $122K - $161K

$122K

$161K

$121,981 - $161,383 Range

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$25
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A Software Engineer reported making $25 per hour
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1-2 years experience
Intern
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public
$105,000
per year
A Software Engineer reported making $105,000 per year
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3-4 years experience
Full-time
 
1 to 50 employees
Company - Private
$106,000
per year
A Software Engineer reported making $106,000 per year
Additional Pay
$3k cash bonus
$4k stock bonus
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1-2 years experience
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public
$75,000
per year
A Software Engineer reported making $75,000 per year
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1-2 years experience
Full-time
 
1001 to 5000 employees
Company - Private
$82,000
per year
A Software Engineer reported making $82,000 per year
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3-4 years experience
Full-time
 
201 to 500 employees
Company - Private
$128,000
per year
A Software Engineer reported making $128,000 per year
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8-10 years experience
Full-time
 
201 to 500 employees
Company - Private
$78,000
per year
A Software Engineer reported making $78,000 per year
Additional Pay
$5k cash bonus
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3-4 years experience
Full-time
 
1 to 50 employees
Company - Private
$106,000
per year
A Software Engineer reported making $106,000 per year
Additional Pay
$10k cash bonus
$20k stock bonus
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public
$86,400
per year
A Software Engineer reported making $86,400 per year
Additional Pay
$5k cash bonus
$2k stock bonus
Job Highlights
3-4 years experience
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public
$100,006
per year
A Software Engineer reported making $100,006 per year
Job Highlights
Full-time
10000+ employees
 
Company - Public