Experienced Information Security Engineer Salary

On average, Experienced Information Security Engineers earn six-figure salaries ($108K) annually, making for a very well-paid profession. A large number get medical and dental insurance, and most get vision plans, too. Most Experienced Information Security Engineers like their work and job satisfaction is high. The data for this synopsis comes from respondents who took the PayScale salary survey.

$79,948 - $140,150
$80K
$110K
$140K
MEDIAN: $108,332
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$38.98 - $86.09
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MEDIAN: $50.05
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$0$153K
Salary $79,948 - $140,150
Bonus $1,946 - $20,121
Profit Sharing $7,000
Total Pay (?
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$80,751 - $153,441
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 11 Jul 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 226
Hourly Data $0$89
Hourly Rate $38.98 - $86.09
Overtime $70.20
Annual Data $0$153K
Bonus $1,946 - $20,121
Profit Sharing $7,000
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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$80,751 - $153,441
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 11 Jul 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 17

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Pay Difference by Location

National Average: $111,940

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Surpassing the national average by 20 percent, Experienced Information Security Engineers in San Francisco receive some of the highest pay in the country. Experienced Information Security Engineers will also find cushy salaries in New York (+17 percent) and Washington (+2 percent). Experienced Information Security Engineers in Phoenix earn salaries far below the national average by 20 percent, proving that geography overwhelmingly affects the pay scale for those in this field.

Key Stats for Information Security Engineer

Gender

Female
9 %
Male
91 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 39 votes.
10-19 years
88%
20 years or more
12%
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Skills That Affect Information Security Engineer Salaries

Security Intrusion Detection
▲3%

Security Risk Management
▲1%


National Average
$112,000

IT Security & Infrastructure
▼2%

Security Testing and Auditing
▼3%

Network Security Management
▼4%

Computer Security
▼5%

Cyber Security
▼7%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 39 votes.

Gender

Female
9 %
Male
91 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 89%
dental benefits
Dental: 84%
vision benefits
Vision: 80%
no benefits
None: 8%
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