Security Engineer in Seattle Salary

A Security Engineer in Seattle, Washington earns an average salary of $106,339 per year. Skills that are associated with high pay for this job are Security Risk Management, Security Intrusion Detection, and Security Policies and Procedures. People in this job generally don't have more than 20 years' experience.

$71,749 - $131,135
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MEDIAN: $106,339
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$71,749 - $131,135  
   
Bonus
$6.00 - $25,000  
Profit Sharing
$10,000  
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$69,531 - $152,218  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 25 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 31

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About Seattle, Washington

King County, Washington
684,443
Male:
345,659 (50.5%)
Female:
338,784 (49.5%)
Seattle (/siˈætəl/) is a seaport city on the west coast of the United States and the seat of King County, Washington. With an estimated 684,451 residents as of 2015, Seattle is the largest city in both the state of Washington and the Pacific Northwest region of North America. As of 2015, it is estimated to be the 18th largest city in the United States. In July 2013, it was the fastest-growing major city in the United States and remained in the Top 5 in May 2015 with an annual growth rate of 2.1%. The Seattle metropolitan area is the 15th largest metropolitan area in the United States with over 3.7 million inhabitants. The city is situated on an isthmus between Puget Sound (an inlet of the Pacific Ocean) and Lake Washington, about 100 miles (160 km) south of the Canada–United States border. A major gateway for trade with Asia, Seattle is the...
Seattle:
$80,349
Washington:
$64,129
$1,356
Seattle:
$530,900
Washington:
$284,000
3.5%

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Key Stats for Security Engineer

Gender

Female
6 %
Male
94 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 6 votes.
Less than 1 year
13%
1-4 years
25%
5-9 years
38%
10-19 years
16%
20 years or more
9%
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Experience Affects Security Engineer Salaries

Experienced
▲24%

Mid-Career
▲14%

National Average
$105,000

Entry-Level
▼5%

Skills That Affect Security Engineer Salaries

Security Risk Management
▲23%

Security Intrusion Detection
▲19%

Security Policies and Procedures
▲17%

IT Security & Infrastructure
▲5%

National Average
$105,000

Security Testing and Auditing
▼1%

Web Security & Encryption
▼3%

Network Security Management
▼5%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 6 votes.

Gender

Female
6 %
Male
94 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
13%
1-4 years
25%
5-9 years
38%
10-19 years
16%
20 years or more
9%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 93%
dental benefits
Dental: 89%
vision benefits
Vision: 78%
no benefits
None: