CYBER SECURITY ENGINEER SALARY

Average Yearly Salary
$100,000
$72,000
Min 10%
$100,000
Median 50%
$138,000
Max 90%
Best Paying Company
Burlington
Highest Paying City
San Jose, CA
Highest Paying State
New Jersey
Average Experience Level
2.0 years
How much does a cyber security engineer make?
As a Cyber Security Engineer in the USA, you can expect to earn on average $100,698 per year or $48.41 per hour. While the top 10 percent make over $138,000 per year, the bottom 10 percent make under $73,000. Professional companies and Technology companies are the best when it comes to the number of employment opportunities. New Jersey, Delaware, California, Maryland, and District of Columbia are some of the states with the best Cyber Security Engineer salaries in the US. The typical tenure for a Cyber Security Engineer is 2.0 years.

Average Cyber Security Engineer Salary By Company

Like every industry, there is a range of salaries a Cyber Security Engineer makes. Professional companies and Technology companies have the most job opportunities for Cyber Security Engineers. Burlington and Mission Essential are the best paying companies for Cyber Security Engineers. Companies like COLSA and DocuSign also report very competitive wages for Cyber Security Engineers.

Average Cyber Security Engineer Salary By Location

As a Cyber Security Engineer in the U.S., you can expect to earn on average $100,698 per year or $48.41 per hour. San Jose, CA reports the highest Cyber Security Engineer salaries at $119,785 per year. Even as an entry-level Cyber Security Engineer, you will make $77,000 per year in San Jose, CA. New Jersey, Delaware, California, Maryland, and District of Columbia are the highest paying states. Idaho, North Dakota, Kentucky, Wyoming, and Alaska are the lowest earners.
RankCityAverage Salary
1
San Jose, CA
$119,785
2
Philadelphia, PA
$109,257
3
Jersey City, NJ
$108,313
4
New York, NY
$108,200
5
Annapolis, MD
$107,088

Average Cyber Security Engineer Salary By Industry

The type of industry that a Cyber Security Engineer works in can influence their earning potential. Our data shows that Technology companies, Professional companies, and Internet companies tend to have the highest salaries for Cyber Security Engineers. Technology companies pay Cyber Security Engineers an average salary of $109,194, Professional companies pay $106,909, and Internet companys come in at $105,434. At $91,141, the average salary for Cyber Security Engineers in the Manufacturing industry is lower than other industries.
RankIndustryAverage Salary
1
Technology
$109,194
2
Professional
$106,909
3
Internet
$105,434
4
Manufacturing
$91,141

RECENTLY ADDED Cyber Security Engineer SALARIES

Company
Job
Location
Date Added
Salary
Cybercoders
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$100,000
Volt Workforce Solutions
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$90,304
Randstad
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10/11/2019
$115,000
University of Michigan
Cyber Security Engineer
09/26/2019
$85,000
Omaha Public Power District
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$76,730
Randstad
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09/12/2019
$98,089
Robert Half
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$135,000
Randstad
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08/20/2019
$156,525
Cybercoders
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08/13/2019
$150,000
Cybercoders
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$110,000
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