The average pay for a Mid-Career Security Engineer is $92,780 per year. A skill in Web Security & Encryption is associated with high pay for this job.

$68,279 - $128,714
(Median)
$68K
$93K
$130K
MEDIAN: $92,779
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$22.38 - $65.72
(Median)
$22
$46
$66
MEDIAN: $45.00
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National Salary Data (?
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Salary
$68,279 - $128,714  
   
Bonus
$996 - $19,554  
Profit Sharing
$204.26 - $14,681  
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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$69,044 - $135,589  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 384
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$25$50$75
Hourly Rate
$22.38 - $65.72  
   
Overtime
$64.50  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Bonus
$996 - $19,554  
   
Profit Sharing
$204.26 - $14,681  
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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$69,044 - $135,589  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 24
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Pay Difference by Location

National Average: $95,535

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Skills That Affect Security Engineer Salaries

Web Security & Encryption
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Security Risk Management
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Security Intrusion Detection
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Security Testing and Auditing
0%

National Average
$96,000

IT Security & Infrastructure
up arrow 1%

Security Policies and Procedures
up arrow 1%

Network Security Management
up arrow 3%

Cisco Networking
up arrow 6%

Switches & Firewall Installation and Administration
up arrow 10%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 43 votes.

Gender

Female
5 %
Male
95 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 91%
dental benefits
Dental: 84%
medical benefits
Vision: 77%
dental benefits
None: 7%
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