Security engineer earnings by seniority

Approximate values based on highest and lowest earning segments.

How much does a Security Engineer earn?

How do security engineer salaries compare to similar careers?

Security engineers earn about the same as related careers in the United States. On average, they make less than photonics engineers but more than computer systems engineers.

Career Median Salary
Photonics engineer salary $97K
Technical product manager salary $78K
App developer salary $71K
Computer programmer salary $85K
Informatics nurse specialist salary $89K
Security engineer salary $74K
Video game level editor salary $90K
Video game creative director salary $90K
Video game producer salary $90K
Computer systems engineer salary $90K

Source: CareerExplorer (Aggregated)