Updated Dec 13, 2021

How much does a Senior Security Engineer make?

Updated Dec 13, 2021

Experience

Industry

$139,619 / yrTotal Pay
$119,270 / yrBase Pay
$20,349 / yrAdditional Pay

$139,619

 / yr
$81K$284K
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The estimated total pay for a Senior Security Engineer is $139,619 per year in the United States area, with an average salary of $119,270 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 $20,349 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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$149,816

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$132,593

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$145,349

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Overall demand for information technology workers will continue to grow as companies increasingly rely on data and technology. Individual job outlook varies by profession; demand for more specialized jobs, like cybersecurity analysts, is expected to grow significantly, while other jobs are vulnerable to outsourcing. IT jobs, which are particularly well-suited for remote work, usually require higher education or certifications and offer higher than average salaries.

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Job Title

Location

Total Pay

Basic Pay | Additional Pay

Total Years of Experience

Years at Recent Employer

Submitted

Date of Time

Senior Cyber Security Engineer

United States of America

 | 7-9 years

$142,000

/yr

$135K | $7K

SubmittedYesterday

7-9 years
Yesterday
Senior Security Engineer

United States of America

 | 4-6 years

$90,000

/yr

SubmittedYesterday

4-6 years
Yesterday
Senior Cyber Security Engineer

United States of America

 | 4-6 years

$143,000

/yr

SubmittedYesterday

4-6 years
Yesterday
Sr. Security Engineer

United States of America

 | 4-6 years

$114,000

/yr

SubmittedYesterday

4-6 years
Yesterday
Senior Security Engineer I

United States of America

 | 1-3 years

$165,000

/yr

$150K | $15K

SubmittedYesterday

1-3 years
Yesterday
Senior Cybersecurity Engineer

United States of America

 | 7-9 years

$157,000

/yr

$134K | $23K

SubmittedYesterday

7-9 years
Yesterday
Senior Software Security Engineer

United States of America

 | 10-14 years

$160,000

/yr

SubmittedYesterday

10-14 years
Yesterday
Senior Cyber Security Engineer

United States of America

 | 10-14 years

$152,500

/yr

$140K | $13K

SubmittedYesterday

10-14 years
Yesterday
Senior Application Security Engineer

United States of America

 | 4-6 years

$195,000

/yr

$165K | $30K

Submitted2 days ago

4-6 years
2 days ago

Senior Security Engineer pay FAQ

The national average salary for a Senior Security Engineer is $119,270 per year in United States. Filter by location to see a Senior Security Engineer salaries in your area. Salaries estimates are based on 1339 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by a Senior Security Engineer employees.

The highest salary for a Senior Security Engineer in United States is $186,088 per year.

The lowest salary for a Senior Security Engineer in United States is $76,444 per year.

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