Average Experienced Security Engineer with Switches & Firewall Installation and Administration Skills Salary

$97,537
Avg. Base Salary (USD)
10%
$71k
MEDIAN
$98k
90%
$131k

The average salary for a Security Engineer is $97,537

Base Salary
$71k - $131k
Bonus
$4k - $13k
Profit Sharing
$0 - $4k
Total Pay
$71k - $145k
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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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Gender Breakdown

Male
100.0%
This data is based on 21 survey responses. Learn more about the gender pay gap.

Common Health Benefits

Medical

87%

Dental

80%

Vision

63%

None

10%