How much does a Senior Cyber Security Engineer make?

Updated Jul 23, 2021

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$124,673 /yr
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225 salaries

$96K

Low

$125K

Average

$161K

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The national average salary for Senior Cyber Security Engineer is $124,673 per year in United States. Filter by location to see Senior Cyber Security Engineer salaries in your area. Salaries estimates are based on 225 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by Senior Cyber Security Engineer employees.

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MITRE
3.8

MITRE

Senior Cyber Security Engineer

$117,612

 /yr
Range: $96K - $135K
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$96K

$135K

$96,332 - $135,180 Range

Raytheon Technologies
3.9

Raytheon Technologies

Senior Cyber Security Engineer

$118,711

 /yr
Range: $83K - $201K

$83K

$201K

$83,434 - $201,084 Range

Booz Allen Hamilton
4.2

Booz Allen Hamilton

Senior Cyber Security Engineer

$131,869

 /yr
Range: $109K - $156K

$109K

$156K

$108,626 - $156,130 Range

US Air Force
4.2

US Air Force

Senior Cyber Security Engineer

$104,871

 /yr
Range: $102K - $143K

$102K

$143K

$101,651 - $142,671 Range

Northrop Grumman
4

Northrop Grumman

Senior Cyber Security Engineer

$154,785

 /yr
Range: $136K - $211K

$136K

$211K

$136,268 - $210,718 Range

General Dynamics Information Technology
3.8

General Dynamics Information Technology

Senior Cyber Security Engineer

$99,986

 /yr
Range: $96K - $167K

$96K

$167K

$96,158 - $166,707 Range

T-Mobile
4

T-Mobile

Senior Cyber Security Engineer

$141,166

 /yr
Range: $141K - $149K

$141K

$149K

$141,166 - $149,450 Range

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CACI International
3.8

CACI International

Senior Cyber Security Engineer

$127,765

 /yr
Range: $125K - $142K

$125K

$142K

$124,572 - $142,000 Range

Westinghouse
2.9

Westinghouse

Senior Cyber Security Engineer

$100,944

 /yr
Range: $85K - $105K

$85K

$105K

$85,480 - $104,681 Range

Travelport
3.6

Travelport

Senior Cyber Security Engineer

$119,065

 /yr
Range: $114K - $119K

$114K

$119K

$113,937 - $119,065 Range

AT&T
3.6

AT&T

Senior Cyber Security Engineer

$129,211

 /yr
Range: $109K - $164K

$109K

$164K

$109,291 - $163,793 Range

CSRA
3

CSRA

Senior Cyber Security Engineer

$127,004

 /yr
Range: $115K - $151K

$115K

$151K

$114,612 - $151,151 Range

SAIC
4

SAIC

Senior Cyber Security Engineer

$136,518

 /yr
Range: $123K - $139K

$123K

$139K

$122,714 - $138,904 Range

US Army
3.9

US Army

Senior Cyber Security Engineer

$105,368

 /yr
Range: $99K - $146K

$99K

$146K

$98,882 - $145,983 Range

Lockheed Martin
4.1

Lockheed Martin

Senior Cyber Security Engineer

$111,000

 /yr
Range: $104K - $141K

$104K

$141K

$103,801 - $141,151 Range

BAE Systems USA
3.8

BAE Systems USA

Senior Cyber Security Engineer

$122,494

 /yr
Range: $84K - $131K

$84K

$131K

$83,823 - $131,080 Range

Invictus International Consulting
4.7

Invictus International Consulting

Senior Cyber Security Engineer
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$172K -$194K

$172K

$194K

$171,913 - $194,060 Range

US Navy
3.8

US Navy

Senior Cyber Security Engineer
About 

$108K -$119K

$108K

$119K

$108,462 - $119,258 Range

SRA International
3.8

SRA International

Senior Cyber Security Engineer
About 

$142K -$194K

$142K

$194K

$141,970 - $194,224 Range

Google
4.5

Google

Senior Cyber Security Engineer
About 

$105K -$182K

$105K

$182K

$104,659 - $182,149 Range

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Frequently asked questions about a Senior Cyber Security Engineer salaries

The national average salary for a Senior Cyber Security Engineer is $124,673 per year in United States. Filter by location to see a Senior Cyber Security Engineer salaries in your area. Salaries estimates are based on 225 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by a Senior Cyber Security Engineer employees.

The highest salary for a Senior Cyber Security Engineer in United States is $161,141 per year.

The lowest salary for a Senior Cyber Security Engineer in United States is $96,458 per year.

If you are thinking of becoming a Senior Cyber Security Engineer or planning the next step in your career, find details about the role, the career path and salary trajectory of a Senior Cyber Security Engineer.

Recent Salary Reports

Below are the most recent senior cyber security engineer salary reports. Employer name has been removed to protect anonymity.

$83,000
per year
A Senior Security Engineer in the Nashville, TN Area area reported making $83,000 per year
Job Highlights
5-7 years experience
Nashville, TN Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public
$142,000
per year
A Senior Cyber Security Engineer in the Washington, DC Area area reported making $142,000 per year
Job Highlights
8-10 years experience
Washington, DC Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public
$97,000
per year
A Senior Security Engineer in the Fayetteville, AR Area area reported making $97,000 per year
Additional Pay
$23k cash bonus
$20k stock bonus
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Fayetteville, AR Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public
$140,000
per year
A Senior Cybersecurity Engineer in the Atlanta, GA Area area reported making $140,000 per year
Job Highlights
5-7 years experience
Atlanta, GA Area area
Full-time
 
5001 to 10000 employees
Company - Private
$105,000
per year
A Senior Information Security Engineer in the Baltimore, MD Area area reported making $105,000 per year
Job Highlights
8-10 years experience
Baltimore, MD Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public
$165,485
per year
A Senior Security Engineer in the Chicago, IL Area area reported making $165,485 per year
Job Highlights
3-4 years experience
Chicago, IL Area area
Full-time
 
5001 to 10000 employees
Hospital
$168,000
per year
A Senior Security Engineer in the Bangor, ME Area area reported making $168,000 per year
Additional Pay
$29k cash bonus
$36k stock bonus
Job Highlights
8-10 years experience
Bangor, ME Area area
Full-time
 
1001 to 5000 employees
Subsidiary or Business Segment
$150,000
per year
A Sr Information Security Engineer in the Dallas-Fort Worth, TX Area area reported making $150,000 per year
Additional Pay
$20k cash bonus
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Dallas-Fort Worth, TX Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public
$120,000
per year
A Sr. Cyber Security Engineer in the Louisville, KY Area area reported making $120,000 per year
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Louisville, KY Area area
Full-time
 
51 to 200 employees
Company - Private
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