Experienced Information Security Engineer Salary

Salaries for Experienced Information Security Engineers are generous, with average pay above six figures ($105K) per year. Most enjoy medical while a large number get dental coverage. Vision coverage is also available to a strong majority. Work is enjoyable for Experienced Information Security Engineers, who typically claim high levels of job satisfaction. Figures cited in this summary are based on replies to PayScale's salary questionnaire.

$80,178 - $136,509
$80K
$110K
$140K
MEDIAN: $105,272
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$38.54 - $77.28
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MEDIAN: $50.00
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National Salary Data (?
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Salary
$80,178 - $136,509  
   
Bonus
$1,451 - $19,367  
Profit Sharing
$10,000  
Total Pay (?
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$80,990 - $147,075  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 25 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 220
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National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$30$60$90
Hourly Rate
$38.54 - $77.28  
   
Overtime
$70.92  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$60K$120K$180K
Bonus
$1,451 - $19,367  
   
Profit Sharing
$10,000  
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).
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$80,990 - $147,075  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 25 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 15
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Pay Difference by Location

National Average: $108,986

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Home to some of the best pay for Experienced Information Security Engineers, San Francisco offers exceptional salaries, 23 percent above the national average. Experienced Information Security Engineers will also find cushy salaries in New York (+20 percent) and Washington (+5 percent). Trailing the national average by 18 percent, Phoenix is the market with the smallest paychecks.

Key Stats for Information Security Engineer

Gender

Female
8 %
Male
92 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 37 votes.
10-19 years
90%
20 years or more
10%
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Skills That Affect Information Security Engineer Salaries

Security Intrusion Detection
▲5%

Security Risk Management
▲4%


IT Security & Infrastructure
▲1%

Security Testing and Auditing
▼0%

National Average
$109,000

Network Security Management
▼2%

Computer Security
▼2%

Cyber Security
▼5%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 37 votes.

Gender

Female
8 %
Male
92 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 90%
dental benefits
Dental: 85%
vision benefits
Vision: 78%
dental benefits
None: 7%
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