Entry-Level Security Engineer, Information Systems Salary

The average Entry-Level Information Systems Security Engineer earns approximately $75K annually. Cash earnings for Entry-Level Information Systems Security Engineers — which occasionally include more than $10K from bonuses and more than $13K from profit sharing — stretch from around $49K to approximately $109K. Most enjoy medical while a strong majority get dental coverage. Vision coverage is also available to a fair number. Job satisfaction is reported as high by the vast majority of workers. Participants in PayScale's salary questionnaire provided the particulars of this report.

$49,768 - $105,136
$50K
$75K
$110K
MEDIAN: $75,307
10%
50%
90%

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$19.49 - $34.29
$30
MEDIAN: $29.81
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$0$109K
Salary $49,768 - $105,136
Bonus $0.00 - $10,304
Profit Sharing $-0.50 - $13,277
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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$48,749 - $109,420
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 11 Jul 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 144
Hourly Data $0$46
Hourly Rate $29.81
Overtime $45.23
Annual Data $0$109K
Bonus $0.00 - $10,304
Profit Sharing $-0.50 - $13,277
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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$48,749 - $109,420
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 11 Jul 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 9

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Q: What do you wish you knew about your job when you first started out?

Security Engineer, Information Systems in Raleigh:
"Health Care differences."
Healthcare is a whole different world. Do not expect to put new and exciting technology on your resume. However do plan on being an expert troubleshooter after about 2 years. You will find many ways to work around things and will be able to handle anything that is thrown at you.

Key Stats for Security Engineer, Information Systems

Gender

Female
8 %
Male
92 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 19 votes.
Less than 1 year
7%
1-4 years
71%
5-9 years
23%
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Skills That Affect Security Engineer, Information Systems Salaries

Security Risk Management
▲3%

Security Policies and Procedures
▼0%

National Average
$75,000

Microsoft Active Directory
▼2%

Network Security Management
▼3%

Systems Engineering
▼3%

IT Security & Infrastructure
▼4%

Security Testing and Auditing
▼4%

Security Intrusion Detection
▼5%

Linux
▼8%

Cisco Networking
▼8%

System Administration
▼9%

Computer Security
▼11%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 19 votes.

Gender

Female
8 %
Male
92 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 86%
dental benefits
Dental: 79%
vision benefits
Vision: 72%
no benefits
None: 13%
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