Updated Dec 13, 2021

How much does a Security Engineer make in Denver, CO Area?

Updated Dec 13, 2021

Experience

$114,277 / yrTotal Pay
$95,723 / yrBase Pay
$18,554 / yrAdditional Pay

$114,277

 / yr
$30K$450K
Most Likely Range
Possible Range

The estimated total pay for a Security Engineer is $114,277 per year in the Denver, CO Area area, with an average salary of $95,723 per year. These numbers represent the median, which is the midpoint of the ranges from our proprietary Total Pay Estimate model and based on salaries collected from our users. The estimated additional pay is $18,554 per year. Additional pay could include cash bonus, commission, tips, and profit sharing. The "Most Likely Range" represents values that exist within the 25th and 75th percentile of all pay data available for this role. The typical Security Engineer salary is $95,723. Salaries can range from $30,393 - $450,258. When factoring in additional pay and benefits, Security Engineer in Denver, CO Area can expect their total pay value to be on average $114,277.

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Spectrum
3.3

Spectrum

Security Engineer

$96,564

 /yr
Range: $68K - $128K
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$68K

$128K

$68,496 - $128,390 Range

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Trustwave
3.5

Trustwave

Security Engineer

$70,595

 /yr
Range: $67K - $81K

$67K

$81K

$66,576 - $80,903 Range

InteliSecure
3.4

InteliSecure

Security Engineer

$90,895

 /yr
Range: $74K - $106K

$74K

$106K

$74,385 - $106,188 Range

Lumen
3.4

Lumen

Security Engineer

$118,833

 /yr
Range: $95K - $132K

$95K

$132K

$95,336 - $132,161 Range

Lumen
3.7

Lumen

Security Engineer

$99,398

 /yr
Range: $99K - $132K

$99K

$132K

$99,398 - $132,161 Range

Check Point Software Technologies
3.9

$122,942

 /yr
Range: $100K - $151K

$100K

$151K

$100,000 - $151,310 Range

First Data
2.9

First Data

Security Engineer

$97,301

 /yr
Range: $62K - $104K

$62K

$104K

$62,387 - $103,688 Range

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Nelnet
4.0

Nelnet

Security Engineer

$98K

$112K

$97,533 - $111,565 Range

Lockheed Martin
4.1

$99K

$127K

$99,340 - $127,037 Range

Virtela Technology Services
3.1
About 

$83K -$108K

$83K

$108K

$82,620 - $108,348 Range

DISH
3.1

DISH

Security Engineer

$67K

$118K

$67,312 - $118,490 Range

Empower
3.8

Empower

Security Engineer

$134K

$145K

$134,028 - $144,973 Range

Apple
4.2

Apple

Security Engineer - Hourly

$48

$52

$48 - $52 Range

Ibotta
4.0

Ibotta

Security Engineer

$151K

$163K

$150,972 - $163,275 Range

Cognizant Technology Solutions
3.8

$75K

$82K

$74,695 - $82,075 Range

Nordstrom
3.7

Nordstrom

Security Engineer

$108K

$117K

$108,257 - $117,006 Range

TIAA
3.9

TIAA

Security Engineer

$115K

$123K

$115,264 - $122,974 Range

Palo Alto Networks
4.1

$195K

$213K

$195,020 - $212,652 Range

United Launch Alliance
3.5

$131K

$140K

$130,772 - $140,465 Range

Anonymous

Security Engineer
About 

$71K -$76K

$71K

$76K

$70,617 - $75,631 Range

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Recent User Submitted Salaries for Security Engineer in Denver, CO

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$135,000

/yrAvg Base Salary
Cash Bonus$10,000/yr

12 days ago by a Security Engineer with 10 to 14 years of experience

$125,000

/yrAvg Base Salary

16 days ago by a Cyber Security Engineer with 1 to 3 years of experience

$192,000

/yrAvg Base Salary

20 days ago by a Cyber Security Engineer with more than 15 years of experience

$120,000

/yrAvg Base Salary

26 days ago by a Security Engineer with 1 to 3 years of experience

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$50,000

/yrAvg Base Salary

32 days ago by a Cyber Engineer with less than one year of experience

$62

/hrAvg Base Salary
Cash Bonus$3,800/hr

39 days ago by a Cyber Security Engineer with 10 to 14 years of experience

$123,000

/yrAvg Base Salary

40 days ago by a Security Engineer with 1 to 3 years of experience

$69,000

/yrAvg Base Salary

50 days ago by a Information Security Engineer with less than one year of experience

$100,000

/yrAvg Base Salary

53 days ago by a CSO/CISO with 10 to 14 years of experience

$65,000

/yrAvg Base Salary

54 days ago by a Cyber Security Engineer with 1 to 3 years of experience

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Frequently asked questions about a Security Engineer salaries

The average salary for a Security Engineer is $99,159 per year in Denver, CO Area. Salaries estimates are based on 53 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by a Security Engineer employees in Denver, CO Area.

The highest salary for a Security Engineer in Denver, CO Area is $147,393 per year.

The lowest salary for a Security Engineer in Denver, CO Area is $66,710 per year.

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