An Experienced Security Engineer earns an average salary of $105,738 per year.

$79,462 - $143,289
$79K
$110K
$140K
MEDIAN: $105,738
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$24.37 - $66.94
$24
$50
$67
MEDIAN: $49.00
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90%

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National Salary Data (?
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Salary
$79,462 - $143,289  
   
Bonus
$967 - $22,455  
Profit Sharing
$795 - $14,795  
Total Pay (?
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$78,714 - $147,686  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 19 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 264
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$25$50$75
Hourly Rate
$24.37 - $66.94  
   
Overtime
$60.00  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Bonus
$967 - $22,455  
   
Profit Sharing
$795 - $14,795  
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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$78,714 - $147,686  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 19 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 26

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Key Stats for Security Engineer

Gender

Female
6 %
Male
94 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 28 votes.
10-19 years
88%
20 years or more
12%
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Skills That Affect Security Engineer Salaries

Security Risk Management
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Network Security Management
up arrow 4%

Cisco Networking
up arrow 4%

Computer Security
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Security Policies and Procedures
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Security Testing and Auditing
up arrow 2%

Security Intrusion Detection
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IT Security & Infrastructure
0%

National Average
$111,000

Web Security & Encryption
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Switches & Firewall Installation and Administration
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Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 28 votes.

Gender

Female
6 %
Male
94 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 90%
dental benefits
Dental: 84%
vision benefits
Vision: 78%
dental benefits
None: 8%
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