Security Engineer in San Jose Salary

The average salary for a Security Engineer in San Jose, California is $121,000 per year. Skills that are associated with high pay for this job are IT Security & Infrastructure, Security Testing and Auditing, and Security Intrusion Detection.

About San Jose, California

Santa Clara County, California
1,026,919
Male:
518,317 (50.5%)
Female:
508,602 (49.5%)
San Jose (/ˌsæn hoʊˈzeɪ/; Spanish for Saint Joseph), originally Pueblo de San José de Guadalupe and officially the City of San José, is the third-largest city by population in California, the tenth-largest by population in the United States, and the county seat of Santa Clara County. San Jose is the largest city within the Bay Area and the largest city in Northern California. Before the arrival of the Spanish, the area around San Jose was inhabited by the Ohlone people. San Jose was founded on November 29, 1777, as San José de Guadalupe, the first civilian town in the Spanish colony of Alta California. The city served as a farming community to support Spanish military installations at San Francisco and Monterey. When California gained statehood in 1850, San Jose became the capital. After more than 150 years as a small farming community, the San Jose area in the mid-20th century contained some of...
San Jose:
$91,451
California:
$64,500
$1,757
San Jose:
$717,100
California:
$449,100
4.1%

Security Engineer Job Listings

Key Stats for Security Engineer

Gender

Female
50 %
Male
50 %
Less than 1 year
25%
1-4 years
13%
5-9 years
38%
10-19 years
25%

Skills That Affect Security Engineer Salaries

IT Security & Infrastructure
▲24%

Security Testing and Auditing
▲19%

Security Intrusion Detection
▲16%

National Average
$118,000

Security Risk Management
▼9%

Gender

Female
50 %
Male
50 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
25%
1-4 years
13%
5-9 years
38%
10-19 years
25%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 88%
dental benefits
Dental: 88%
vision benefits
Vision: 88%
no benefits
None: 13%