Updated Dec 13, 2021

How much does a Cyber Security Engineer make?

Updated Dec 13, 2021

Experience

$120,138 / yrTotal Pay
$93,298 / yrBase Pay
$26,840 / yrAdditional Pay

$120,138

 / yr
$67K$284K
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The estimated total pay for a Cyber Security Engineer is $120,138 per year in the United States area, with an average salary of $93,298 per year. These numbers represent the median, which is the midpoint of the ranges from our proprietary Total Pay Estimate model and based on salaries collected from our users. The estimated additional pay is $26,840 per year. Additional pay could include cash bonus, commission, tips, and profit sharing. The "Most Likely Range" represents values that exist within the 25th and 75th percentile of all pay data available for this role.

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What are some related job titles for Cyber Security Engineer?

Some related job titles are Cyber Security Analyst Salaries with median pay of $107,825, Information Security Analyst Salaries with median pay of $113,782, Information Security Engineer Salaries with median pay of $119,399, Network Security Engineer Salaries with median pay of $116,362.

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Booz Allen Hamilton
4.1

Booz Allen Hamilton

Cyber Security Engineer

$110,770

 /yr
Range: $59K - $180K

$59K

$180K

$58,717 - $179,572 Range

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MITRE
3.7

MITRE

Cyber Security Engineer

$112,138

 /yr
Range: $95K - $178K

$95K

$178K

$95,099 - $178,413 Range

Raytheon Technologies
3.8

Raytheon Technologies

Cyber Security Engineer

$105,506

 /yr
Range: $79K - $145K

$79K

$145K

$78,805 - $144,919 Range

Lockheed Martin
4.1

Lockheed Martin

Cyber Security Engineer

$103,090

 /yr
Range: $74K - $186K

$74K

$186K

$73,800 - $186,290 Range

Northrop Grumman
4.0

Northrop Grumman

Cyber Security Engineer

$99,138

 /yr
Range: $76K - $140K

$76K

$140K

$75,839 - $139,936 Range

US Air Force
4.1

US Air Force

Cyber Security Engineer

$87,835

 /yr
Range: $48K - $180K

$48K

$180K

$47,856 - $179,613 Range

US Army
3.8

US Army

Cyber Security Engineer

$93,389

 /yr
Range: $45K - $163K

$45K

$163K

$45,306 - $163,285 Range

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Leidos
3.9

Leidos

Cyber Security Engineer

$110,389

 /yr
Range: $66K - $167K

$66K

$167K

$66,070 - $167,200 Range

SAIC
4.1

SAIC

Cyber Security Engineer

$102,250

 /yr
Range: $65K - $173K

$65K

$173K

$64,900 - $173,000 Range

Johns Hopkins University Applied Physics Laboratory
4.2

$84K

$253K

$84,409 - $252,971 Range

US Navy
3.7

US Navy

Cyber Security Engineer

$94,386

 /yr
Range: $57K - $120K

$57K

$120K

$56,736 - $120,000 Range

IBM
4.1

IBM

Cyber Security Engineer

$96,128

 /yr
Range: $52K - $181K

$52K

$181K

$51,761 - $180,807 Range

SRA International
3.9

SRA International

Cyber Security Engineer

$100,599

 /yr
Range: $72K - $151K

$72K

$151K

$72,461 - $151,262 Range

CACI International
3.9

CACI International

Cyber Security Engineer

$112,037

 /yr
Range: $72K - $199K

$72K

$199K

$72,074 - $198,901 Range

Darktrace
3.2

Darktrace

Cyber Security Engineer

$61,378

 /yr
Range: $58K - $73K

$58K

$73K

$57,680 - $72,711 Range

General Dynamics Information Technology
3.9

$100,599

 /yr
Range: $70K - $140K

$70K

$140K

$70,000 - $140,000 Range

Jacobs
3.9

Jacobs

Cyber Security Engineer

$115,597

 /yr
Range: $90K - $153K

$90K

$153K

$90,000 - $153,233 Range

General Dynamics Mission Systems
3.9

General Dynamics Mission Systems

Cyber Security Engineer

$114,416

 /yr
Range: $83K - $178K

$83K

$178K

$83,294 - $178,000 Range

CSRA
3.0

CSRA

Cyber Security Engineer

$98,326

 /yr
Range: $76K - $160K

$76K

$160K

$76,042 - $159,896 Range

Boeing
3.8

Boeing

Cyber Security Engineer

$130,133

 /yr
Range: $81K - $168K

$81K

$168K

$80,973 - $167,665 Range

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$75,000

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8 days ago by a Information Security Engineer with less than one year of experience

$130,000

/yrAvg Base Salary
Cash Bonus$10,000/yr

8 days ago by a Cyber Security Engineer with 1 to 3 years of experience

$150,000

/yrAvg Base Salary

8 days ago by a CyberSecurity Engineer with 1 to 3 years of experience

$106,000

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9 days ago by a Security Engineer with 4 to 6 years of experience

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$97,000

/yrAvg Base Salary

9 days ago by a Cyber Security Engineer with 4 to 6 years of experience

$72,000

/yrAvg Base Salary

9 days ago by a CyberSecurity Engineer with 7 to 9 years of experience

$115,000

/yrAvg Base Salary

9 days ago by a Product Security Engineer with 1 to 3 years of experience

$110,000

/yrAvg Base Salary

9 days ago by a CyberSecurity Engineer with 4 to 6 years of experience

$90,000

/yrAvg Base Salary

9 days ago by a Security Engineer with 1 to 3 years of experience

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Frequently asked questions about a Cyber Security Engineer salaries

The national average salary for a Cyber Security Engineer is $101,548 per year in United States. Filter by location to see a Cyber Security Engineer salaries in your area. Salaries estimates are based on 851 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by a Cyber Security Engineer employees.

The highest salary for a Cyber Security Engineer in United States is $144,907 per year.

The lowest salary for a Cyber Security Engineer in United States is $71,162 per year.

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