Experienced Information Security Engineer Salary

Experienced Information Security Engineers can look forward to a sizeable six-figure salary — around $109K per year on average. Medical and dental benefits are awarded to most, and a strong majority earn vision coverage. Most Experienced Information Security Engineers report high levels of job satisfaction. This snapshot results from replies to PayScale's salary survey.

$80,575 - $140,297
$81K
$110K
$140K
MEDIAN: $108,693
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90%

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$38.78 - $86.55
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$87
MEDIAN: $53.50
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$0$152K
Salary $80,575 - $140,297
Bonus $1,017 - $19,530
Profit Sharing $5,087
Total Pay (?
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$81,420 - $152,569
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 21 Sep 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 231
Hourly Data $0$89
Hourly Rate $38.78 - $86.55
Overtime $70.20
Annual Data $0$152K
Bonus $1,017 - $19,530
Profit Sharing $5,087
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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$81,420 - $152,569
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 21 Sep 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 16

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Pay Difference by Location

National Average: $112,880

Larger city markers indicate a job is popular in that location.

For Experienced Information Security Engineers, working in the bustling city of San Francisco has its advantages, including an above-average pay rate. Experienced Information Security Engineers will also find cushy salaries in New York (+16 percent) and Washington (+1 percent). Experienced Information Security Engineers in Phoenix earn salaries far below the national average by 20 percent, proving that geography overwhelmingly affects the pay scale for those in this field.

Key Stats for Information Security Engineer

Gender

Female
9 %
Male
91 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 42 votes.
10-19 years
89%
20 years or more
11%
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Skills That Affect Information Security Engineer Salaries

Security Intrusion Detection
▲2%

Security Risk Management
▲1%

National Average
$113,000


IT Security & Infrastructure
▼3%

Security Testing and Auditing
▼4%

Network Security Management
▼5%

Computer Security
▼6%

Cyber Security
▼8%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 42 votes.

Gender

Female
9 %
Male
91 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 89%
dental benefits
Dental: 85%
vision benefits
Vision: 80%
no benefits
None: 7%
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