Average Network Security Engineer with IT Security & Infrastructure Skills Salary in Atlanta, Georgia

$98,557
Avg. Salary
$4,913
Bonus
$2,950
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The average salary for a Network Security Engineer with IT Security & Infrastructure skills in Atlanta, Georgia is $98,557.
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$46k
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$99k
90%
$127k
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Salary
$46k - $127k
Bonus
$3k - $5k
Profit Sharing
$0 - $3k
Total Pay
$46k - $127k

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Job Description for Network Security Engineer

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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Popular Skills for Network Security Engineer

Skills in Switches & Firewall Installation and Administration are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Switching and Routing, Security Intrusion Detection, Network Security Management and Cisco Networking.

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 $83,551 based on 6 salaries. An experienced Network Security Engineer with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $101,144 based on 6 salaries.
Employees with Network Security Engineer in their job title in Dallas, Texas earn an average of 6.5% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Denver, Colorado (3.9% more) and New York, New York (2.7% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Tampa, Florida (26.4% less), Philadelphia, Pennsylvania (15.2% less) and Chicago, Illinois (3.5% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 12 survey responses.
Early Career
50.0%
Experienced
50.0%