Avg. Base Salary (USD)
The average salary for an Information Assurance Engineer is $92,869
What is the Pay by Experience Level for Information Assurance Engineers?
An entry-level Information Assurance Engineer with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $66,220 based on 11 salaries. An early career Information Assurance Engineer with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $79,560 …Read more
What Do Information Assurance Engineers Do?
An information assurance engineer will oversee the storing and processing of information within a company to make sure that it is secure. The engineer may provide consulting services to various companies or may work directly for one company. The engineer should also be able to detect any potential risks that are present, in order to minimize potential data breaches. Period risk assessments should be carried out by the engineer. This will involve looking over data practices and data logs and …Read more
- Analyze networks to identify vulnerabilities and reduce breaches.
- Develop and implement scanning and certification plans for network control and maintenance.
- Document existing and proposed information architecture to convey compliance, problems, and solutions.
- Resolve incidents and breaches, mitigating problems, and informing key personnel.