The average salary for a Network Security Engineer at DataComm Networks is $60,000.
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Job Description for Network Security Engineer
A network security engineer is an essential part of any large (and many mid-sized) business' overall technology team. A network security engineer is involved in the provisioning, deployment, configuration, and administration of many different pieces of network- and security-related hardware and software. These include firewalls, routers, switches, various network monitoring tools, and VPNs (virtual private networks). These engineers also regularly perform network-based security risk assessments,…Read more
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.
Popular Employer Salaries for Network Security Engineer
The top respondents for the job title Network Security Engineer are from the companies Cisco Systems Inc, Alutiiq, Llc. and Verizon Business Inc.. Reported salaries are highest at AT&T Inc. where the average pay is $118,500. Other companies that offer high salaries for this role include Lockheed Martin Corp and Alutiiq, Llc., earning around $114,882 and $109,544, respectively. Northrop Grumman Corporation pays the lowest at around $77,500. Booz, Allen, and Hamilton and Cisco Systems Inc also pay on the lower end of the scale, paying $80,000 and $82,504, respectively.
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Popular Skills for Network Security Engineer
IT Security & Infrastructure
Pay by Experience Level for Network Security Engineer
An early career Network Security Engineer with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $57,391 based on 5 salaries. A mid-career Network Security Engineer with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $66,250 based on 5 salaries.
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