Entry-Level Security Engineer Salary

The average pay for an Entry-Level Security Engineer is $76,345 per year. The highest paying skills associated with this job are Computer Security, Software Development, and Web Security & Encryption.

$51,385 - $108,785
$51K
$75K
$110K
MEDIAN: $75,010
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$16.38 - $48.00
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$27
$48
MEDIAN: $27.44
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$0$112K
Salary $51,385 - $108,785
Bonus $977 - $11,824
Profit Sharing $0.00 - $14,000
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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$51,238 - $112,027
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 13 Sep 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 634
Hourly Data $0$59
Hourly Rate $16.38 - $48.00
Hourly Tips $10.53
Overtime $0.00 - $59.81
Annual Data $0$112K
Bonus $977 - $11,824
Profit Sharing $0.00 - $14,000
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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$51,238 - $112,027
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 13 Sep 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 45

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Pay Difference by Location

National Average: $75,643

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Key Stats for Security Engineer

Gender

Female
7 %
Male
93 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 65 votes.
Less than 1 year
8%
1-4 years
70%
5-9 years
22%
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Skills That Affect Security Engineer Salaries

Computer Security
▲19%

Software Development
▲18%

Web Security & Encryption
▲13%

Cyber Security
▲8%


Network Security Management
▲6%



Cisco Networking
▲4%


Security Risk Management
▲1%

National Average
$76,000

Switches & Firewall Installation and Administration
▼2%

Security Information and Event Management (SIEM)
▼5%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 65 votes.

Gender

Female
7 %
Male
93 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 91%
dental benefits
Dental: 84%
vision benefits
Vision: 75%
no benefits
None: 7%
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