Security Engineer salary in Colorado

Average Base Salary in Colorado

$102,886
$6,167
Additional Cash Compensation
$109,053
Total Compensation
Median: $103K
Min: $70K
Max: $165K

How Much Does a Security Engineer Make in Colorado?

The average salary for a Security Engineer in Colorado is $102,886. The average additional cash compensation for a Security Engineer in Colorado is $6,167. The average total compensation for a Security Engineer in Colorado is $109,053. Security Engineer salaries are based on responses gathered by Built In Colorado from anonymous Security Engineer employees in Colorado.

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Security Engineer jobs in Colorado

Information Security Analyst

Greater Denver Area
1 day ago
+29
The Information Security Analyst is part of the Granicus Security team to ensure cohesive awareness of risk and our risk reduction capabilities, as well as easily collaborate with other departments who support our Security Program. Owns delivery of assigned security compliance projects in support of ongoing compliance programs. Assist team with other security and/or privacy compliance projects as assigned. Services should be performed in accordance with professional and department standards. Responsibilities include assessing the current adequacy of security strategy and controls for assigned systems, calculating the impact of potential adverse events, and facilitating risk mitigation planning and review sessions. This role assists with internal and third-party risk assessments.

Principal Cloud Security Engineer

Remote
5 days ago
+52
Reporting to the global head of cloud security at IHS Markit, your work will focus primarily on AWS with a secondary focus on VMC, Azure and/or GCP as needed. You will mentor and guide junior members of the cloud security team and partner with stakeholders across information security and other IHS Markit organizations to deliver solutions that harden IHS Markit’s cloud security posture.

Junior Cloud Security Engineer

Remote
2 weeks ago
+52
Reporting to the global head of cloud security at IHS Markit, your work will focus primarily on AWS with a secondary focus on VMC, Azure and/or GCP as needed. You will mentor and guide junior members of the cloud security team and partner with stakeholders across information security and other IHS Markit organizations to deliver solutions that harden IHS Markit’s cloud security posture.

Cloud Security Engineer

Remote
2 weeks ago
+52
Reporting to the global head of cloud security at IHS Markit, your work will focus primarily on AWS with a secondary focus on VMC, Azure and/or GCP as needed. You will work with junior and senior members of the cloud security team and partner with stakeholders across information security and other IHS Markit organizations to deliver solutions that harden IHS Markit’s cloud security posture.

Application Security Engineer

Remote
2 weeks ago
+31
We are looking for an application security engineer to join our development team in Amsterdam. Job duties will include working on Network and Application security. What you will be doing Be a security subject matter expert and respond to any internal and external customer security engineering questions/requests Support and advise software engineering teams in the design of secure software. Coach and mentor other engineers Develop, implement

Security Engineer

Remote
3 weeks ago
+31
We are looking for a security engineer to join our development team in Amsterdam. Job duties will include working on Network and Application security. About you You are familiar with the security controls for common platforms including Linux/MacOS/Network equipment and you enjoy identifying new attack vectors and threats to implement proper monitoring and detection methods. You have Experience with AWS operations and security with a clear

Application Security Architect

Remote
2 weeks ago
+41
Billtrust is seeking an Application Security Architect to help our engineering teams develop new features in a secure, resilient manner. You will collaborate with development teams as they build and deliver new product and features, and respond to incidents as they occur. You will build processes to assess our software for vulnerabilities that surface, and consult with developers on best practices. Your goal will be to help our teams deploy safe code in a complex, fast-paced, Software-as-a-Service (SaaS) environment.

Security Architect

Remote
2 weeks ago
+41
Billtrust is seeking a Cloud Architect for our Security Architecture and Engineering team. As the Security Architect, you will collaborate with Dev and DevOps teams as we build and deliver new products and features, and respond to incidents as they occur. You will build processes to assess our current security state and help identify and address vulnerabilities that surface in our cloud infrastructure. You will consult with DevOps on best practices to maintain confidentiality, integrity and availability. Your goal will be to help our teams improve security of applications in a complex, fast-paced, Software-as-a-Service (SaaS) cloud environment.

Security Analyst

Greater Denver Area
5 days ago
+35
The security analyst provides day-to-day execution of the tasks necessary for the company’s security operations. They will provide first rate service and support by effectively monitoring and analyzing system, application, and network activities. The security analyst will perform SOC operations to include incident monitoring, response and reporting, following the company incident response procedures.

Sr. Analyst, Information Security Governance

Greater Denver Area
1 day ago
+51
Alteryx is searching for a Senior Analyst, Information Security Governance that will drive the development, collaboration, editing, review, approval and publication of process and policy documentation in support of our core security initiatives and services. Primary focus will be on the development of process documentation and cyber security related policies/standards/directives. Responsible for independently authoring information security policies, standards and procedures following established document formats/templates. Broadly socialize draft policies, standards, and procedures documents to solicit feedback from key internal and external stakeholders, driving updates and maintaining version control. Establish and adhere to quality control standards for creating and internally publishing information security policies, standards, and procedures for the company. Communicate with internal and external stakeholders about information security policies, standards, and procedures.

Software Security Engineer

Greater Denver Area
1 week ago
+37
ABOUT US ShapeShift is the leading non-custodial digital asset platform, serving hundreds of thousands of customers across the world. Since 2014, ShapeShift has pioneered a new era of digital finance, earning a place as one of the most beloved and respected brands in a booming and volatile new industry. The company recently launched its new platform at beta.ShapeShift.com and is now leveraging its resources toward aggressive growth.  Led by

Senior Security Engineer

Greater Denver Area
2 weeks ago
+53
Join a high impact team of security experts to scale security at one of the fastest-growing software companies ever. Help build our data-driven Security Analytics program. Play a central role in designing Snowflake multi-cloud security strategy. Partner closely with our Cloud and Data teams. Research and innovate how cloud security is done. Lead complex security projects to mitigate risk across the company.

Security Engineer Salary ranges

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

Average Security Engineer Salary by Company Size

People with the job title Security Engineer make the most at companies with 201-500 employees, earning $100,500 on average.

Security Engineer Salary by gender

The average Security Engineer salary for women is $108,834 and the average Security Engineer salary for men is $128,411.

Security Engineer Salary by Years of Experience

The average salary for a Security Engineer with 7+ years of experience is $132,025.

Average Dev + Engineer salaries in Colorado

Job Title Average Salary Salary Range
QA Analyst $64,830
Min: $36K
Max: $110K
Junior Software Engineer $73,278
Min: $55K
Max: $105K
QA Engineer $82,121
Min: $47K
Max: $127K
Salesforce Developer $83,571
Min: $58K
Max: $135K
Front End Developer $86,443
Min: $37K
Max: $330K
Automation Engineer $87,444
Min: $51K
Max: $120K
Android Developer $88,615
Min: $70K
Max: $115K
Software Test Engineer $89,991
Min: $60K
Max: $175K
Data Engineer $101,446
Min: $49K
Max: $160K
iOS Developer $102,857
Min: $58K
Max: $145K
Security Engineer $102,886
Min: $70K
Max: $165K
Game Developer $105,000
Min: $105K
Max: $105K
Software Engineer $106,277
Min: $60K
Max: $170K
Sales Engineer $107,129
Min: $61K
Max: $200K
QA Manager $107,176
Min: $85K
Max: $140K
DevOps Engineer $107,546
Min: $70K
Max: $160K
Site Reliability Engineer $119,133
Min: $96K
Max: $193K
Lead Software Engineer $120,417
Min: $93K
Max: $143K
Hardware Engineer $121,000
Min: $121K
Max: $121K
Database Administrator $127,667
Min: $110K
Max: $140K
Systems Engineer $128,000
Min: $126K
Max: $130K
Machine Learning Engineer $129,333
Min: $128K
Max: $130K
Senior Software Engineer $129,990
Min: $75K
Max: $195K
Engineering Manager $136,853
Min: $99K
Max: $194K
Data Architect $138,888
Min: $73K
Max: $185K
Principal Software Engineer $145,830
Min: $98K
Max: $195K
Data Engineering Manager $150,000
Min: $138K
Max: $167K
Director of Software Engineering $159,005
Min: $111K
Max: $270K
Vice President of Engineering $168,034
Min: $121K
Max: $225K
CTO (Chief Technology Officer) $191,800
Min: $100K
Max: $330K

Skills that affect Security Engineer salaries in Colorado

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Linux
1% have this skill
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Security
1% have this skill
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Python
0% have this skill
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DevOps
0% have this skill
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Amazon Web Services
0% have this skill
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QA
0% have this skill

Recent Security Engineer salaries in Colorado

$137,000
Yearly Salary
A Cyber Systems Security Engineer reported a yearly salary of $137,000 with +$6,400 in additional cash compensation
7+ Years of Experience
Male
501-1,000 Employees
Denver
$120,000
Yearly Salary
A Security Engineer reported a yearly salary of $120,000
7+ Years of Experience
Male
51-200 Employees
Fort Collins
$85,000
Yearly Salary
A Security Engineer reported a yearly salary of $85,000 with +$10,000 in additional cash compensation
5-7 Years of Experience
Prefer not to say
201-500 Employees
Boulder
$110,000
Yearly Salary
A Software Engineer reported a yearly salary of $110,000
3-5 Years of Experience
Female
1-10 Employees
Denver
$165,000
Yearly Salary
A Security Engineer reported a yearly salary of $165,000 with +$10,000 in additional cash compensation
7+ Years of Experience
Male
11-50 Employees
Colorado Springs
$128,000
Yearly Salary
A Security Engineer reported a yearly salary of $128,000 with +$16,000 in additional cash compensation
1-3 Years of Experience
Male
501-1,000 Employees
Denver
$90,000
Yearly Salary
A IT Security and Compliance Officer reported a yearly salary of $90,000
3-5 Years of Experience
Male
51-200 Employees
Denver
$70,000
Yearly Salary
A Threat Analyst reported a yearly salary of $70,000 with +$2,100 in additional cash compensation
3-5 Years of Experience
Prefer not to say
501-1,000 Employees
Boulder
$115,000
Yearly Salary
A Security Engineer reported a yearly salary of $115,000 with +$1,000 in additional cash compensation
7+ Years of Experience
Female
201-500 Employees
Boulder
$120,000
Yearly Salary
A Security Engineer reported a yearly salary of $120,000 with +$5,000 in additional cash compensation
7+ Years of Experience
Male
51-200 Employees
Boulder
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