The average salary for an Experienced Cyber Security Engineer with Security Risk Management skills is $118,683.
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Popular Skills for Cyber Security Engineer
IT Security & Infrastructure
Security Testing and Auditing
Security Policies and Procedures
Network Security Management
Skills in Network Security Management are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Security Policies and Procedures, Security Testing and Auditing, IT Security & Infrastructure and Cyber Security.
Pay by Experience Level for Cyber Security Engineer
An entry-level Cyber Security Engineer with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $71,474 based on 40 salaries. An early career Cyber Security Engineer with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $81,295 based on 102 salaries. A mid-career Cyber Security Engineer with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $105,172 based on 101 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $126,477.
Pay Difference by Location
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Employees with Cyber Security Engineer in their job title in Washington, District of Columbia earn an average of 11.2% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in San Diego, California (6.4% more) and Colorado Springs, Colorado (1.0% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Huntsville, Alabama (19.1% less).
Years of Experience
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