Average Security Engineer with Security Intrusion Detection Skills Salary in Sunnyvale, California

$121,003
Avg. Base Salary (USD)
25%
$117k
MEDIAN
$121k
75%
$132k

The average salary for a Security Engineer is $121,003

Base Salary
$117k - $132k
Bonus
$8k - $21k
Total Pay
$125k - $153k
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What Do Security Engineers Do?

Security Engineer Tasks
  • Configure and set up firewalls and intrusion detection systems.
  • Respond to network intrusions and be familiar with performing forensic investigation.
  • Test new or upgraded hardware and software and implement new technologies.
  • Create test plans which will allow for a proper evaluation of security issues for new hardware and software.
  • Identify security solutions and implement a multi-layered defense to protect the networks.
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