The average pay for a Security Engineer is AU$101,132 per year. Pay for this job rises steadily for more experienced workers, but goes down significantly for the few employees with more than 20 years' experience. A skill in Checkpoint is associated with high pay for this job.

AU$50,274 - AU$129,128
AU$50K
AU$93K
AU$130K
MEDIAN: AU$93,369
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50%
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AU$0AU$136K
Salary AU$50,274 - AU$129,128
Bonus AU$1,350 - AU$17,725
Profit Sharing AU$3,000
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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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AU$54,139 - AU$136,765
  • Country: Australia
  • Currency: AUD
  • Updated: 20 Sep 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 30

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Pay by Experience Level for Security Engineer

Pay by Experience for a Security Engineer has a positive trend. An entry-level Security Engineer with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of AU$79,000 based on 11 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Security Engineer with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of AU$102,000 based on 15 salaries. An experienced Security Engineer which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of AU$113,000 based on 11 salaries. A Security Engineer with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of AU$88,000 based on 6 salaries.

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: AU$86,358

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Key Stats for Security Engineer

Less than 1 year
3%
1-4 years
29%
5-9 years
32%
10-19 years
29%
20 years or more
6%
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Experience Affects Security Engineer Salaries

Experienced
▲31%

Mid-Career
▲18%

Late-Career
▲2%

National Average
AU$86,000

Entry-Level
▼8%

Skills That Affect Security Engineer Salaries

Checkpoint
▲38%

IT Security & Infrastructure
▲4%

National Average
AU$86,000

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
3%
1-4 years
29%
5-9 years
32%
10-19 years
29%
20 years or more
6%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 44%
dental benefits
Dental: 17%
vision benefits
Vision: 6%
no benefits
None: 56%
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