Network Security Engineer

Network Security Engineer Salary

Average Yearly Salary
$85,000
$60,000
Min 10%
$85,000
Median 50%
$119,000
Max 90%
Best Paying Company
Friedkin Companies
Highest Paying City
Foster City, CA
Highest Paying State
Maryland
Average Experience Level
2.3 years
How much does a network security engineer make?
The national average salary for a Network Security Engineer in the U.S. is $85,196 annually or $40.96 hourly. While the top 10 percent make over $119,000 per year, the bottom 10 percent make under $60,000. Professional companies and Internet companies are the best when it comes to the number of employment opportunities. Some of the states with the best Network Security Engineer salaries are Maryland, District of Columbia, Washington, California, and New Jersey. The typical tenure for a Network Security Engineer is 2.3 years.

Average Network Security Engineer Salary By Company

Like every industry, there is a range of salaries a Network Security Engineer makes. Professional companies and Internet companies have the most job opportunities for Network Security Engineers. Friedkin Companies and Facebook are the highest paying companies. Companies like NBCUniversal and eBay also report very competitive wages for Network Security Engineers.

Average Network Security Engineer Salary By Location

Network Security Engineers in the US makes an average salary of $85,196 per year or $40.96 per hour. Foster City, CA reports the highest annual salary for Network Security Engineers at 102,861. The average entry-level salary in Foster City, CA is $60,000. Maryland, District of Columbia, Washington, California, and New Jersey are the states with the highest payscale for Network Security Engineers. Louisiana, Arkansas, South Dakota, West Virginia, and Maine are at the bottom for competitive pay.
RankCityAverage Salary
1
Foster City, CA
$102,861
2
Washington, DC
$97,075
3
Redmond, WA
$94,307
4
McLean, VA
$90,942
5
Middletown, NJ
$90,057

Average Network Security Engineer Pay By Industry

The type of industry that a Network Security Engineer works in can influence their earning potential. Our analysis shows that Finance companies, Retail companies, and Hospitality companies pay higher-than-average wages for Network Security Engineers. Salaries for Network Security Engineers in Finance companies average $93,323 annually, while Retail companies and Hospitality companies pay $92,687 and $91,247, respectively. At $78,763, the average salary for Network Security Engineers in the Technology industry is lower than other industries.
RankIndustryAverage Salary
1
Finance
$93,323
2
Retail
$92,687
3
Hospitality
$91,247
4
Health Care
$89,865
5
Utilities
$85,433

Recently Added Network Security Engineer Salaries

Company
Job
Location
Date Added
Salary
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$107,188
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$96,649
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$85,000
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$155,000
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