Average Network Security Engineer Salary

$88,225
Avg. Base Salary (USD)
10%
$59k
MEDIAN
$88k
90%
$129k

The average salary for a Network Security Engineer is $88,225

Base Salary
$59k - $129k
Bonus
$1k - $16k
Profit Sharing
$410 - $12k
Total Pay
$57k - $138k
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What Do Network Security Engineers Do?

Network Security Engineer Tasks
  • Maintain firewall, virtual private network, web, and email security programs, protocols, and security.
  • Maintain physical and code environment to protect servers, switches, and entire information technology (IT) system while balancing overall load.
  • Monitor and log security concerns and incidents, and generate reports and track performance.
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Job Satisfaction for Network Security Engineer

4 out of 5
(142)
Highly Satisfied
11Reviews
Based on 142 responses, the job of Network Security Engineer has received a job satisfaction rating of 4.02 out of 5. On average, Network Security Engineers are highly satisfied with their job.

Gender Breakdown

Male
92.8%
Female
5.9%
Prefer to self-define
1.3%
This data is based on 375 survey responses. Learn more about the gender pay gap.

Common Health Benefits

Medical

85%

Dental

80%

Vision

71%

None

14%