The average salary for a security engineer in the United States is around $73,952 per year.
This is 40% above the national average. Updated in 2018.
Security engineers earn an average yearly salary of $73,952. Wages typically start from $59,202 and go up to $137,884.
Security engineer earnings by seniority
Approximate values based on highest and lowest earning segments.
How much does a Security Engineer earn?
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Source: CareerExplorer (Aggregated)