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Average Salary for Secureworks Employees

Operating out of Atlanta, Ga., information technology company Secureworks employs talent in positions ranging from Network Security Analyst to Security Analyst. The median income for Secureworks employees is $72K per year. Secureworks paychecks are largely negotiated based on your experience level, though what you do at the company and where you live are also considered. This report is based on answers to PayScale's salary questionnaire.

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Employer: Secureworks
Average Salary Range by Job
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National Data (?
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[-]Network Security Analyst (3)
$34,664 - $85,071  
[-]Network Security Analyst (3)
Salary$39,036 - $85,303  
Bonus$116.89 - $4,086  
Total Pay$34,664 - $85,071  
[+]Security Analyst (3)
$36,258 - $71,627  
[+]Security Analyst (3)
Salary$39,842 - $73,847  
Total Pay$36,258 - $71,627  
[+]Software Engineer (2)
$52,764 - $114,019  
[+]Software Engineer (2)
Salary$58,226 - $106,908  
Total Pay$52,764 - $114,019  
[+]Information Security Analyst (2)
$45,418 - $87,652  
[+]Information Security Analyst (2)
Salary$46,754 - $82,634  
Bonus$762 - $6,856  
Total Pay$45,418 - $87,652  
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Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 30 Mar 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 20

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Atlanta, Georgia 


Information technology, Telecommunications, Internet Publishing and Broadcasting and Web Search Portals

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Years of Experience

Average pay is $71K annually for those with five to nine years of experience. The greater proportion of employees (55 percent) report one to four years of experience and bring home median pay of around $65K per year.


Nearing the top of the pay scale are Software Engineers, Network Security Analysts, Information Security Analysts, and Security Analysts; while the first receives the highest median pay at approximately $89K annually, the other salaries come in at about $64K, $63K, and $54K, respectively.


Residents of Chicago, Ill. pick up paychecks that are higher than any other city — the median salary is $82K per year; other top-paying cities include the company's headquarter city of Atlanta, Ga. (about $75K) and Providence, R.I. ($64K). Across its U.S. offices, the state of Georgia pays Secureworks the most — approximately $77K annually on average.

Certifications and Degrees

Certified Information Systems Auditors are compensated at a much higher rate than non-authorized workers, bringing in close to around $91K per year. On average, salaries rise to $90K annually for accredited Certified Information Systems Security Professionals. The highest-paying degree here is a Bachelor of Science in Information Security; Secureworks awards about $69K to these degree-holders.


When it comes to skills, employees who report SQL among their abilities seem to make the most, reporting a median income of $89K per year. A skill that is commonly seen around here is Network Security Management; just under one in three deem it necessary for work. Other skills in demand are IT Security & Infrastructure, Security Testing and Auditing, and Security Intrusion Detection.


At Secureworks, there are significantly more males who responded to the survey than females — the male-to-female ratio is more than 3 to 1.

Benefits and Perks

43 percent have paid vacation, and only about 29 percent can take paid time off for illness. A solid majority of employees take advantage of the 401(k) plan that Secureworks sponsors. Perks cover health insurance for nearly all respondents and dental coverage for almost all workers. Secureworks also dishes out privileges such as tuition reimbursement, 401(a), optional telecommute / work from home, and a subsidized cell phone.

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Key Stats for Secureworks


11 %
89 %
$55,787 - $93,262
1-4 years
5-9 years
10-19 years
20 years or more

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 3 votes.
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