The average pay for a Security Officer in Denver, Colorado is $12.31 per hour. Most people move on to other jobs if they have more than 20 years' experience in this field.

$29,163 - $43,340
$32K
MEDIAN: $31,744
50%

Add this chart to your site: 640px    300px

$10.21 - $15.40
$10
$12
$15
MEDIAN: $12.31
10%
50%
90%

Add this chart to your site: 640px    300px

Local Salary Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Take the PayScale Survey to find out how location influences pay for this job.
)
$0$15K$30K$45K
Salary
$31,744  
   
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
)
$22,727 - $42,574  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 19 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 6
Local Hourly Rate Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Take the PayScale Survey to find out how location influences pay for this job.
)
$0$9$18$27
Hourly Rate
$10.21 - $15.40  
   
Overtime
$20.89  
Local Annualized Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Take the PayScale Survey to find out how location influences pay for this job.
)
$0$18K$36K$54K
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
)
$22,727 - $42,574  
   
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 19 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 30

Find Out Exactly What You Should Be Paid

United States (change)

Employers: Start Here »

About Denver, Colorado

Denver County, Colorado
682,545
Male:
341,137 (50.0%)
Female:
341,408 (50.0%)
Denver (/ˈdɛnvər/), officially the City and County of Denver, is the capital and most populous municipality of the U.S. state of Colorado. Denver is located in the South Platte River Valley on the western edge of the High Plains just east of the Front Range of the Rocky Mountains. The Denver downtown district is located immediately east of the confluence of Cherry Creek with the South Platte River, approximately 12 mi (19 km) east of the foothills of the Rocky Mountains. Denver is nicknamed the Mile-High City because its official elevation is exactly one mile (5,280 ft or 1,610 m) above sea level, making it one of the highest major cities in the United States. The 105th meridian west of Greenwich, the longitudinal reference for the Mountain Time Zone, passes directly through Denver Union Station. Denver is ranked as a Beta- world city by the Globalization and World Cities Research Network. With a 2015 estimated...
Denver:
$58,003
Colorado:
$63,909
$1,094
Denver:
$316,700
Colorado:
$283,800
3.2%

Security Guard Job Listings

Search for more jobs:

Key Stats for Security Officer

Gender

Female
6 %
Male
94 %

Job Satisfaction

Satisfied
Rated 3 out of 5
based on 4 votes.
041
Less than 1 year
6%
1-4 years
42%
5-9 years
31%
10-19 years
19%
20 years or more
3%
Location:
Years in Fields/Career:
United States (change)

Experience Affects Security Officer Salaries

Experienced
up arrow 14%

National Average
$26,000

Mid-Career
up arrow 1%

Entry-Level
up arrow 2%

Job Satisfaction

Satisfied
Rated 3 out of 5
based on 4 votes.

Gender

Female
6 %
Male
94 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
6%
1-4 years
42%
5-9 years
31%
10-19 years
19%
20 years or more
3%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 48%
dental benefits
Dental: 48%
vision benefits
Vision: 43%
dental benefits
None: 48%
ADVERTISEMENT