$93,524
Avg. Salary
$35.09
Avg. Hourly Rate

Average additional compensation:

$5,147

Bonus

$7,712

Profit Sharing

What am I worth?
How should I pay?

The average pay for a Cyber Security Engineer is $35.09 per hour.

The average pay for a Cyber Security Engineer is $93,524 per year.

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$133k
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MEDIAN $93,524
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$0$137K
Salary $61,308 - $132,979
Bonus $1,028 - $15,581
Profit Sharing $1,002 - $20,273
Total Pay (?
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$60,047 - $137,286
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 16 Apr 2019
  • Individuals Reporting: 1,022
Hourly Data $0$66
Hourly Rate $14.39 - $60.60
Overtime $11.63 - $66.98
Annual Data $0$137K
Bonus $1,028 - $15,581
Profit Sharing $1,002 - $20,273
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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$60,047 - $137,286
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 16 Apr 2019
  • Individuals Reporting: 53

Job Description for Cyber Security Engineer

  • Effectively communicate security information to fellow analysts and customers.
  • Use technical skills to respond to threats and emergency security incidents in a timely manner.
  • Lead team in engineering solutions or improvements to prevent malicious activity.
  • Use strong knowledge of computers and electronics to monitor and analyze data from various security systems.

Cyber Security Engineer Pay By Employer

$0$161K

$82,773

$101,468

Raytheon Co.
18 profiles
$104,500

$96,310

$101,497

Cyber Security Engineer Job Listings

Pay by Experience Level for Cyber Security Engineer

Pay by Experience for a Cyber Security Engineer has a positive trend. An entry-level Cyber Security Engineer with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $80,000 based on 74 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Cyber 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 $97,000 based on 55 salaries. An experienced Cyber Security Engineer which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $116,000 based on 51 salaries. A Cyber 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 $129,000 based on 6 salaries.

Cyber Security Engineer Reviews

Q: What is it like working as a Cyber Security Engineer?

Cyber Security Engineer in Manlius:
"Challenging Opportunities Supporting DoD Clients."
Pros: I support the DoD with flexible information transfer technology.
Cons: The impact of government shutdowns on business processes.

Cyber Security Engineer in Chantilly:
"Good."
Pros: Atmosphere
Cons: Lack of pay

Cyber Security Engineer in San Diego:
"Great Atmosphere."
Pros: Great Weather
Cons: Cost of Living

Cyber Security Engineer in San Diego:
"Great Atmosphere."
Pros: The Weather
Cons: The Cost of Living

Cyber Security Engineer in San Diego:
"Great Atmosphere."
Pros: The Weather
Cons: Cost of Living

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Key Stats for Cyber Security Engineer

Gender

Female
13 %
Male
87 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 204 votes.
Less than 1 year
7%
1-4 years
33%
5-9 years
23%
10-19 years
30%
20 years or more
7%

Experience Affects Cyber Security Engineer Salaries

Late-Career
▲36%

▲22%

▲3%

National Average
$94,000

▼15%

Skills That Affect Cyber Security Engineer Salaries

Security Risk Management
▲26%

Security Testing and Auditing
▲10%



National Average
$94,000

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 204 votes.

Gender

Female
13 %
Male
87 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
7%
1-4 years
33%
5-9 years
23%
10-19 years
30%
20 years or more
7%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 83%
dental benefits
Dental: 79%
vision benefits
Vision: 73%
no benefits
None: 15%