Average Network Security Engineer Salary

$90,566
Avg. Base Salary (USD)
10%
$60k
MEDIAN
$91k
90%
$130k

The average salary for a Network Security Engineer is $90,566

Base Salary
$60k - $130k
Bonus
$2k - $18k
Profit Sharing
$690 - $10k
Total Pay
$59k - $140k
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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
(127)
Highly Satisfied
11Reviews
Based on 127 responses, the job of Network Security Engineer has received a job satisfaction rating of 4.04 out of 5. On average, Network Security Engineers are highly satisfied with their job.

Gender Breakdown

Male
92.5%
Female
6.0%
Prefer to self-define
1.5%
This data is based on 332 survey responses. Learn more about the gender pay gap.

Common Health Benefits

Medical

86%

Dental

81%

Vision

74%

None

13%