Security Engineer salary in Denver

Average Base Salary in Denver

$106,706
$6,850
Additional Cash Compensation
$113,556
Total Compensation
Median: $107K
Min: $78K
Max: $137K

How Much Does a Security Engineer Make in Denver?

The average salary for a Security Engineer in Denver is $106,706. The average additional cash compensation for a Security Engineer in Denver is $6,850. The average total compensation for a Security Engineer in Denver is $113,556. 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

Application Security Engineer

Greater Denver Area
1 week ago
+39
The OnDeck Security team is looking for a security-minded engineer to help secure the financial data of small businesses nation-wide. As an Application Security Engineer, you will integrate tools and analyze the security of OnDeck data, systems, and applications. You will enjoy leading the discovery and remediation of security issues, collaboration with development, QA, analytics, IT, and DevOps teams, and the assessment of designs against relevant security threats. This position will provide you with a challenging opportunity to learn and grow.

Technical Lead, Application Security

Greater Denver Area
6 days ago
+39
The OnDeck Security team is looking for a security-minded engineering leader to help secure the financial data of small businesses nation-wide. As a Tech Lead, Application Security, you will integrate tools and analyze the security of OnDeck data, systems, and applications. You enjoy leading the discovery and remediation of security issues, collaboration with development, QA, analytics, IT, and DevOps teams, and the assessment of designs against relevant security threats. This position will provide you with a challenging opportunity to learn and grow.

Software Application Security Engineer

Greater Boulder Area
2 months 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. 

Cyber Security Engineer

Colorado Springs
1 week ago
+35
Bluestaq is looking for a self-starting, ambitious individual who is not afraid to question assumptions or learn a new skill/technology on the job to solve a problem. Do you like helping implement innovative cloud computing solutions and solve technical problems utilizing the latest technologies? Do you have a knack for helping teammates and customers understand application architectures and integration approaches, and the consultative and leadership skills to launch a project on a trajectory to success? Are you familiar with security best practices for applications, servers, and networks? Do you want to be part of an industry-leading team working to develop innovative cloud-based enterprise solutions? Consider joining the Bluestaq team. Bluestaq Cyber Security Engineers keep existing technical skills honed and develop new ones so that you can make substantial contributions to in-depth architecture discussions. In a Cyber Security Engineering position at Bluestaq, you will work collaboratively with cross-functional teams at all levels, from developers, industry partners, to government officials and operational analysts to secure advanced software systems. And we’re focused on doing - we keep meetings to a minimum.

Cloud Security Architect

Greater Denver Area
2 weeks ago
+46
The Cloud Security Architect will work with architecture and infrastructure teams to direct the design and development of Workiva security architectures to protect data deployed into multiple cloud systems. This position will help lead the security vision and strategy across all platforms, and partner with leaders across the business to identify key risks and opportunities to enhance Workiva's cloud security posture.

Sr Application Security Engineer

Greater Denver Area
6 days ago
+36
The successful candidate will join NBCUniversal and Fandango at an exciting time where we are transforming from an operational, tool-based cyber defense program into an intelligence and threat-based organization. The successful candidate will work directly with our Fandango software engineering teams to shape the future of cyber defense at NBCUniversal. The Senior Cyber Security Application Engineer will function as a technical and engineering

Senior Security Analyst, GRC

Greater Boulder Area
1 day ago
The Senior Security Analyst, in the Governance, Risk and Compliance (GRC) group, will report directly to the Chief Security Officer (CSO) of LogRhythm. You will have overall responsibility for LogRhythm’s GRC and security awareness programs. You will be responsible for ensuring compliance with regulations and certifications such as the Global Data Protection Regulation (GDPR), TRUSTe, Privacy Shield, SOC2, ISO27001, HIPAA, PCI, CCPA, and FedRamp. You will develop, maintain, and ensure compliance with corporate policies, standards, and procedures in alignment with ISO27001 and NIST security frameworks. You will be responsible for reviewing contracts and agreements in a security context to ensure we can meet the security needs of our customers. You will manage the risk inventory. You will work closely with other security team members in completing cross functional projects. 

Senior Security Engineer

Greater Denver Area
15 hours 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.

Senior Infrastructure Security Engineer

Greater Denver Area
1 week ago
+32
Checkr is looking for a Senior Infrastructure Security Engineer to help develop, design and execute our infrastructure and information security program and priorities. This role and the team will collaborate and coordinate with our data, platform, and infrastructure (production and corporate) engineering teams and work closely with our DevOps, SRE, security and other engineers. You will contribute to protecting Checkr and the people who trust us with their information and safety. This work directly impacts our mission in creating a fairer future - come help us change the world!

Data Security Engineer

Greater Denver Area
2 weeks ago
+46
The Data Security Engineer is responsible for protecting Workiva’s computers, networks and data against threats, such as security breaches, computer viruses or attacks by cyber-criminals. The Data Security Engineer administers an enterprise security stance through policy, architecture and training processes. This individual is responsible for the day-to-day management of the Data Security as well as performing pre-sales and post-sales activities in the field as needed. Assisting the team on best practices, improving skills and overcoming challenges in the field. The Data Security Engineer will be responsible for improving process, documentation and other customer deliverables for scaling the team. The Data Security Engineer contributes to Wdesk security by identifying short-term and long-range issues and customer concerns that must be addressed; providing information and commentary pertinent to deliberations; recommending options and courses of action; and implementing directives

Senior Security Engineer

Greater Denver Area
18 hours ago
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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 1-10 employees, earning $110,000 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 $120,143.

Security Engineer Salary by Years of Experience

The average salary for a Security Engineer with 7+ years of experience is $125,600.

Average Dev + Engineer salaries in Denver

Job Title Average Salary Salary Range
QA Analyst $68,531
Min: $48K
Max: $110K
Junior Software Engineer $70,625
Min: $55K
Max: $82K
Front End Developer $81,396
Min: $37K
Max: $150K
QA Engineer $83,710
Min: $57K
Max: $127K
Salesforce Developer $84,725
Min: $64K
Max: $135K
Automation Engineer $86,588
Min: $51K
Max: $110K
Android Developer $90,818
Min: $70K
Max: $115K
Software Test Engineer $94,906
Min: $61K
Max: $165K
Data Engineer $98,132
Min: $49K
Max: $146K
iOS Developer $103,818
Min: $60K
Max: $145K
Game Developer $105,000
Min: $105K
Max: $105K
Software Engineer $106,284
Min: $60K
Max: $170K
Security Engineer $106,706
Min: $78K
Max: $137K
QA Manager $107,833
Min: $85K
Max: $140K
DevOps Engineer $107,891
Min: $70K
Max: $160K
Sales Engineer $112,533
Min: $61K
Max: $200K
Lead Software Engineer $116,500
Min: $93K
Max: $143K
Hardware Engineer $121,000
Min: $121K
Max: $121K
Systems Engineer $126,000
Min: $126K
Max: $126K
Machine Learning Engineer $128,000
Min: $128K
Max: $128K
Senior Software Engineer $129,144
Min: $90K
Max: $195K
Database Administrator $136,500
Min: $133K
Max: $140K
Data Architect $136,727
Min: $73K
Max: $185K
Engineering Manager $141,675
Min: $110K
Max: $190K
Principal Software Engineer $149,810
Min: $98K
Max: $195K
Director of Software Engineering $155,610
Min: $111K
Max: $200K
Site Reliability Engineer $163,000
Min: $133K
Max: $193K
Data Engineering Manager $167,000
Min: $167K
Max: $167K
Vice President of Engineering $173,417
Min: $132K
Max: $225K
CTO (Chief Technology Officer) $195,760
Min: $100K
Max: $330K

Skills that affect Security Engineer salaries in Denver

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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 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
500+ 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
500+ 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
500+ Employees
Denver
$115,000
Yearly Salary
A Security Engineer reported a yearly salary of $115,000
5-7 Years of Experience
Male
500+ Employees
Denver
$118,000
Yearly Salary
A Security Engineer reported a yearly salary of $118,000
7+ Years of Experience
Male
500+ Employees
Denver
$120,000
Yearly Salary
A Information Security Engineer reported a yearly salary of $120,000
7+ Years of Experience
Female
500+ Employees
Denver
$134,000
Yearly Salary
A Principal Security Engineer reported a yearly salary of $134,000
7+ Years of Experience
Male
500+ Employees
Denver
$101,000
Yearly Salary
A Security Engineer reported a yearly salary of $101,000
500+ Employees
Denver
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