Security Engineer salary in Denver

Average Base Salary in Denver

$109,947
$9,480
Additional Cash Compensation
$119,427
Total Compensation
Median: $110K
Min: $78K
Max: $155K

How Much Does a Security Engineer Make in Denver?

The average salary for a Security Engineer in Denver is $109,947. The average additional cash compensation for a Security Engineer in Denver is $9,480. The average total compensation for a Security Engineer in Denver is $119,427. Security Engineer salaries are based on responses gathered by Built In Colorado from anonymous Security Engineer employees in Denver.

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Security Engineer jobs in Colorado

Security Engineer

Fort Collins
1 week ago
+54
For this role, we are looking for a motivated leader with a passion for software development to join our team. The Security Engineer is a unique position that requires a broad technical background.  Key factors for this position are not only technical aptitude, but also being a problem solver, continuous learner, self-starter and great collaborator. The ideal candidate will have experienced working in a fast-paced environment. 

Senior Security Engineer (Remote)

Remote
2 weeks ago
+26
As the Security Engineer at Automox, you’ll play a mission-critical role in supporting incident response, vulnerability identification, and remediation, as well as security control implementation. Your role reports directly to the Director - Information Security and Research and you’ll work cross-functionally with other stakeholders in DevOps, ITOps, and Engineering.

Software Application Security Engineer

Greater Boulder Area
3 weeks ago
+19
As a Software Application Security Engineer, you’ll be a member of our engineering team with a focus on keeping our products as secure as possible. You will guide our security efforts, evaluate potential flaws in our products, and educate the other team members on best practices. This is a critical role within our engineering team as we strive to have the most secure solution in the title and escrow industry. We are looking for someone who can both provide guidance in application security throughout the stack and work with a development team to implement. 

Information Security Analyst II

Greater Denver Area
2 weeks ago
+40
The IRM Security Analyst provides expertise with regards to securing applications, the infrastructure, and countermeasure directions. The IRM Security Analyst will perform and operate security assessments and reports, as well as recommend solutions for securing company intellectual property, client data, and both cloud and on-premise infrastructure. The IRM Security Analyst must use their knowledge and understanding of software language and database controls, network appliances and servers, and other technologies, involving any aspect of the company's portfolio of businesses. This position will support security risk assessments and is primarily responsible for identifying and mitigating risks in all organizational applications and infrastructure services.

Sr. Information Security Engineer

Greater Denver Area
2 weeks ago
+40
As a member of the Vertafore IRM team, you will be responsible for architecture review, roles, and access review, driving the methodology and execution of offensive penetration testing activities.

InfoSec Operations / Cloud Security Manager

Greater Boulder Area
3 weeks ago
+22
You would work closely with our General Counsel and be responsible for developing both policy and controls that deliver to the organization’s cybersecurity goals. Day to day you will represent Trust by being an individual contributor responsible for control design, operation, and monitoring. You may work with cross-functional teams as well as our managed security service providers. 

Information Security Engineer Internship - Summer 2021

Greater Denver Area
2 weeks ago
+33
For the summer of 2021, the InfoSec intern will develop tools and processes according to security guidelines with oversight by senior members of the team, identify weaknesses in our systems that will drive changes to the overall security architecture, and work as a liaison to all other business teams.

Security Analyst I

Greater Denver Area
2 days ago
+40
Vertafore is seeking a full-time Security Analyst with a focus on governance, risk, and compliance (GRC) in Denver, CO to join its Information Risk Management team. As an analyst working in Vertafore's Denver office, you will start building knowledge to become the subject-matter expert within Vertafore's Information Risk Management program with a focus on compliance and risk management. This is a highly collaborative position, working with representatives from other key departments throughout Vertafore, ensuring that we have effective processes and controls in place, communicating with customers, and reporting on program status on a regular basis.

Security Analyst

Greater Denver Area
1 week ago
+46
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.

Security Manager

Greater Denver Area
5 days ago
+49
ShapeShift is seeking a Security Manager to manage a team of security engineers in a fast paced startup for this growing organization. The Security Manager will be coordinating a variety of resources to help keep ShapeShift’s users, staff, and systems safe. The ideal candidate will possess 5+ years performing technical aspects of cybersecurity, and 2+ years managing direct reports, allowing them to effectively manage a team of cybersecurity

Senior IT Security Analyst

Remote
2 weeks ago
+42
As part of Managed Security Services Gateway Protection Team, you will be supporting the it security for 150+ financial institutions. At the Senior IT Security Analyst, you will be responsible for managing, maintaining, and responding to alerts from email and web security solutions. This is a remote position but Phoenix, AZ is the preferred location.

IT Security Manager

Remote
6 days ago
+42
You will be responsible for managing the InfoSec staff and strategic direction for information security and privacy programs and establish project plans for strategy execution. In this role you will oversee a team of 20 as you work to secure Managed IT clients from cybersecurity breaches. This position will be virtual though Phoenix, AZ is the preferred location.

Security Engineer Salary ranges

The most common Security Engineer salary in Denver is between $110k - $120k.

Average Security Engineer Salary by Company Size

People with the job title Security Engineer make the most at companies with 51-200 employees, earning $121,667 on average.

Security Engineer Salary by gender

The average Security Engineer salary for women is $102,667 and the average Security Engineer salary for men is $124,000.

Security Engineer Salary by Years of Experience

The average salary for a Security Engineer with 7+ years of experience is $129,000.

Average Dev + Engineer salaries in Denver

Job Title Average Salary Salary Range
QA Analyst $68,531
Min: $48K
Max: $110K
Junior Software Engineer $69,572
Min: $51K
Max: $90K
Front End Developer $82,645
Min: $37K
Max: $150K
Salesforce Developer $84,725
Min: $64K
Max: $135K
QA Engineer $87,854
Min: $57K
Max: $135K
Automation Engineer $89,389
Min: $51K
Max: $137K
Software Test Engineer $95,194
Min: $61K
Max: $165K
Data Engineer $99,013
Min: $49K
Max: $146K
Android Developer $101,667
Min: $70K
Max: $155K
Game Developer $105,000
Min: $105K
Max: $105K
Software Engineer $105,015
Min: $60K
Max: $170K
Hardware Engineer $105,500
Min: $90K
Max: $121K
Sales Engineer $108,098
Min: $40K
Max: $200K
QA Manager $108,571
Min: $85K
Max: $140K
Security Engineer $109,947
Min: $78K
Max: $155K
Systems Engineer $110,498
Min: $70K
Max: $135K
DevOps Engineer $112,449
Min: $70K
Max: $170K
iOS Developer $113,516
Min: $60K
Max: $175K
Machine Learning Engineer $129,000
Min: $128K
Max: $130K
Senior Software Engineer $130,827
Min: $90K
Max: $232K
Database Administrator $136,500
Min: $133K
Max: $140K
Data Architect $136,727
Min: $73K
Max: $185K
Lead Software Engineer $142,364
Min: $93K
Max: $175K
Site Reliability Engineer $145,200
Min: $120K
Max: $193K
Engineering Manager $146,027
Min: $110K
Max: $201K
Principal Software Engineer $151,129
Min: $98K
Max: $195K
Director of Software Engineering $160,218
Min: $111K
Max: $225K
Data Engineering Manager $167,000
Min: $167K
Max: $167K
Vice President of Engineering $175,944
Min: $121K
Max: $225K
CTO (Chief Technology Officer) $200,704
Min: $100K
Max: $330K

Skills that affect Security Engineer salaries in Denver

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Recent Security Engineer salaries in Denver

$120,000
Yearly Salary
A Security Engineer reported a yearly salary of $120,000
7+ Years of Experience
Male
51-200 Employees
Denver
$155,000
Yearly Salary
A Security Engineer reported a yearly salary of $155,000 with +$20,000 in additional cash compensation
7+ Years of Experience
Male
51-200 Employees
Denver
$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
$110,000
Yearly Salary
A Software Engineer reported a yearly salary of $110,000
3-5 Years of Experience
Female
1-10 Employees
Denver
$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
$119,000
Yearly Salary
A Security Engineer reported a yearly salary of $119,000 with +$5,000 in additional cash compensation
7+ Years of Experience
Male
501-1,000 Employees
Denver
$115,000
Yearly Salary
A Security Engineer reported a yearly salary of $115,000
5-7 Years of Experience
Male
501-1,000 Employees
Denver
$118,000
Yearly Salary
A Security Engineer reported a yearly salary of $118,000
7+ Years of Experience
Male
501-1,000 Employees
Denver
$120,000
Yearly Salary
A Information Security Engineer reported a yearly salary of $120,000
7+ Years of Experience
Female
501-1,000 Employees
Denver
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