$111,481
Avg. Salary
$70.75
Avg. Hourly Rate

Average additional compensation:

$8,000

Bonus

$2,400

Profit Sharing

$18,000

Commission

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The average pay for an Information Security Engineer is $70.75 per hour.

The median Information Security Engineer has a base pay of $111,481. Salaries generally range from $86k to $145k. The median bonus is $8,000. Skills that can affect salary include IT Security & Infrastructure, Security Policies and Procedures, Network Security Management, Security Testing and Auditing, Security Risk Management.
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MEDIAN $70.75
$86k
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MEDIAN $111,481
$85,539 - $145,008
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MEDIAN: $111,481
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$0$151K
Salary $85,539 - $145,008
Bonus $1,939 - $20,456
Profit Sharing $2,400
Commission $18,000
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$88,453 - $151,510
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 12 Feb 2019
  • Individuals Reporting: 115

Job Description for Information Security Engineer

Many large companies have employees working in a variety of office locations, job sites, and home environments (through telecommuting). Information security engineers help maintain the integrity of all data communicated and stored throughout the business enterprise. They develop and maintain protocols for the safe use, entry, transmission, and retrieval of data and software assets at a company. They work to ensure that these security protocols are flexible enough to remain user-friendly for employees, while also ensuring that security is strong enough to meet the needs of the business.

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Information Security Engineer Tasks
  • Configure and set up firewalls and intrusion detection systems.
  • Respond to network intrusions and be familiar with performing forensic investigation.
  • Test new or upgraded hardware and software and implement new technologies.
  • Create test plans which will allow for a proper evaluation of security issues for new hardware and software.
  • Identify security solutions and implement a multi-layered defense to protect the networks.

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Key Stats for Information Security Engineer

Gender

Female
10 %
Male
90 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 17 votes.
20 years or more
100%

Skills That Affect Information Security Engineer Salaries

National Average
$115,000

Security Risk Management
▼2%

Security Policies and Procedures
▼5%

Network Security Management
▼6%

Security Testing and Auditing
▼6%

IT Security & Infrastructure
▼8%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 17 votes.

Gender

Female
10 %
Male
90 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 84%
dental benefits
Dental: 80%
vision benefits
Vision: 76%
no benefits
None: 11%