SENIOR SECURITY ENGINEER SALARY

Average Yearly Salary
$102,000
$75,000
Min 10%
$102,000
Median 50%
$139,000
Max 90%
Best Paying Company
Netflix
Highest Paying City
Los Gatos, CA
Highest Paying State
California
Average Experience Level
2.5 years
How much does a senior security engineer make?
Senior Security Engineers in the US make on average $103,021 annually or $49.53 hourly. The top 10 percent make over $139,000 per year, while the bottom 10 percent make under $75,000 per year. Employers that have the highest concentration of job opportunities for Senior Security Engineers are Internet companies and Professional companies. California, Nevada, Washington, New Jersey, and Delaware are some of the states with the best Senior Security Engineer salaries in the US. Most Senior Security Engineers spend 2.5 years in the position.

Average Senior Security Engineer Salary By Company

Senior Security Engineer jobs offer good job security, but the wages reported in some industries are higher than others. Internet companies and Professional companies have the most job opportunities for Senior Security Engineers. Netflix and Microsoft are the highest paying companies. Companies like Box and Nike also pay high salaries to their Senior Security Engineers.

Average Senior Security Engineer Salary By Location

Senior Security Engineers in the US makes an average salary of $103,021 per year or $49.53 per hour. The top city when it comes to Senior Security Engineer salaries is Los Gatos, CA at $126,675 per year. Even an entry-level Senior Security Engineer makes $83,000 per year in Los Gatos, CA. California, Nevada, Washington, New Jersey, and Delaware are the highest paying states. The lowest earning states are Tennessee, Indiana, Ohio, Kentucky, and Vermont.
RankCityAverage Salary
1
Los Gatos, CA
$126,675
2
Seattle, WA
$114,117
3
Philadelphia, PA
$112,599
4
Edison, NJ
$112,147
5
New York, NY
$111,596

Average Senior Security Engineer Salary By Industry

Senior Security Engineer salaries can vary depending on the industry. By looking at our data, we can see that Hospitality companies, Internet companies, and Health Care companies pay their Senior Security Engineers well. Hospitality companies pay Senior Security Engineers an average salary of $107,733, Internet companies pay $106,370, and Health Care companys come in at $105,911. At $97,201, the average salary for Senior Security Engineers in the Energy industry is lower than other industries.
RankIndustryAverage Salary
1
Hospitality
$107,733
2
Internet
$106,370
3
Health Care
$105,911
4
Professional
$99,867
5
Technology
$97,246

RECENTLY ADDED Senior Security Engineer SALARIES

Company
Job
Location
Date Added
Salary
Workbridge Associates
Senior Security Engineer
10/25/2019
$165,000
Workbridge Associates
Senior Security Engineer
10/25/2019
$160,000
Workbridge Associates
Senior Security Engineer
10/25/2019
$120,000
Randstad
Senior Security Engineer
10/23/2019
$129,373
Virginia Housing Development Authority
Senior Security Engineer
10/13/2019
$90,683
Robert Half
Senior Security Engineer
10/11/2019
$83,480
Ams Staffing Inc.
Senior Security Engineer
09/30/2019
$115,000
Randstad
Senior Security Engineer
09/27/2019
$160,699
Randstad
Senior Security Engineer
09/26/2019
$146,090
Cybercoders
Senior Security Engineer
09/21/2019
$140,000
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