Software Engineer II Salary in Denver, CO

How much does a Software Engineer II in Denver, CO make?

The average Software Engineer II in Denver, CO makes $91,376, 6% below the national average Software Engineer II salary of $97,545. This pay is 12% lower than the combined average salaries of other metros Seattle, Boston and Los Angeles.

Denver Average

$91,3766% VS US AVERAGE
$38,464$195,004
Base Salary
$91,376
Bonus
N/A
Get Bonus
N/A

U.S. Average

$97,545
$17,653$467,806
Base Salary
$90,045
Bonus
$7,500
Get Bonus
50%
The average software-engineer-ii in Denver, CO makes $91,376

Salary Ranges for Software Engineer IIs in Denver, CO US

The salaries of Software Engineer IIs in Denver, CO range from $38,464 to $195,004 , with a median salary of $86,936 . The middle 57% of Software Engineer IIs makes between $86,936 and $122,589, with the top 86% making $195,004.

How much tax will you have to pay as a Software Engineer II in Denver, CO

For an individual filer in this tax bracket, you would have an estimated average federal tax in 2018 of 24% and an added Colorado state tax of 4.63%of federal taxes.. After the combined taxes have been taken out, Software Engineer IIs could expect to have a take-home pay of $74,405/year, with each paycheck equaling approximately $3,100*.

* assuming bi-monthly pay period. Taxes estimated using tax rates for a single filer using 2018 federal and state tax tables. Metro-specific taxes are not considered in calculations. This data is intended to be an estimate, not prescriptive financial or tax advice.

Recent Salary Records for Software Engineer II

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  • A Software Engineer II reported making $74,000 per year

    a year ago · $74,000

  • A Software Engineer II reported making $91,677 per year in Boston

    a year ago · $91,677· Boston, MA

  • A Caucasian Male Software Engineer II reported making $58,000 per year in Houston at a company with 51-200 Employees in Facilities Services industry.

    2 years ago · $58,000· 51-200 Employees· Houston, TX

  • An Asian or Pacific Islander Male Software Engineer II reported making $158,000 per year in Seattle at a company with 51-200 Employees in Tech industry.

    2 years ago · $158,000· 51-200 Employees· Seattle, WA

  • A Male Software Engineer II reported making $124,583 per year in New York City at a company with 51-200 Employees in Tech industry.

    2 years ago · $124,583· 51-200 Employees· New York City, NY

  • A Caucasian Male Software Engineer II reported making $70,250 per year in Columbia at a company with 501-1,000 Employees in Tech industry.

    2 years ago · $70,250· 501-1,000 Employees· Columbia, MD

Quality of Life for Software Engineer II

With a take-home pay of roughly $6,200/month, and the median 2BR apartment rental price of $1,349/mo** in Denver, CO, a Software Engineer II would pay 21.76% of their monthly take-home salary towards rent. The average income spent on cost of living excluding rent within Denver per month for an individual is $900 , and for a 4-person family $3,307***. This means for an individual, total cost of living is 36.28% of a Software Engineer II in Denver's salary leaving $3,951 as discretionary income ; whereas for a family of 4, total cost of living is 75.1% of a Software Engineer II in Denver's salary leaving $1,544 as discretionary income. When considering cost of living, this places Denver, CO as 1st out of the 3 largest nearby metros in terms of quality of life for Software Engineer IIs**.

** This rental cost was derived according to an online report at Apartment List
*** Average cost of living was acquired from Numbeo's Cost of Living Index

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