Salary Directory Chicago Security Engineers

Security Engineer Salary in Chicago

Security engineers are responsible for the security of systems used by an organization. They are frequently tasked with designing and implementing the best strategies to protect the internal network from unauthorized access. It is also their role to routinely assess these systems for any sources of disruption or unauthorized access.
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Based on real Hired interview data, Security Engineers in Chicago earn an average annual salary of
Based on real Hired interview data, Security Engineers in SF Bay Area earn an average annual salary of
$124,536
The salaries of candidates in this role range from a low of $70,000 to a high of $161,000, with a median salary of $130,000.

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Compare Security Engineer salaries by region

Security Engineers are highest in demand in SF Bay Area, London, and New York. Browse and compare average salaries in locations where this role is also popular:

  1. Tampa
  2. $192,000
  3. SF Bay Area
  4. $187,518
  5. Seattle
  6. $171,399
  7. Austin
  8. $170,428
  9. Minneapolis/St Paul
  10. $168,500
  11. New York
  12. $167,285
  13. Washington D.C.
  14. $161,745
  15. Los Angeles
  16. $161,714
  17. Boston
  18. $159,096
  19. Dallas/Ft Worth
  20. $158,787
  21. Philadelphia
  22. $154,250
  23. Atlanta
  24. $151,362
  25. Toronto
  26. C$150,701
  27. Denver
  28. $150,266
  29. Houston
  30. $149,123
  31. San Diego
  32. $146,666
  33. Columbus
  34. $137,500
  35. Chicago
  36. $131,427
  37. Dublin
  38. €98,739
  39. London
  40. £86,725
  41. France
  42. €60,000
  1. Tampa
  2. $192,000
  3. SF Bay Area
  4. $187,518
  5. Seattle
  6. $171,399
  7. Austin
  8. $170,428
  9. Minneapolis/St Paul
  10. $168,500
  11. New York
  12. $167,285
  13. Washington D.C.
  14. $161,745
  15. Los Angeles
  16. $161,714
  17. Boston
  18. $159,096
  19. Dallas/Ft Worth
  20. $158,787
  21. Philadelphia
  22. $154,250
  23. Atlanta
  24. $151,362
  25. Toronto
  26. C$150,701
  27. Denver
  28. $150,266
  29. Houston
  30. $149,123
  31. San Diego
  32. $146,666
  33. Columbus
  34. $137,500
  35. Chicago
  36. $131,427
  37. Dublin
  38. €98,739
  39. London
  40. £86,725
  41. France
  42. €60,000
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Where Security Engineers are highest in demand

    Security Engineers are highest in demand in SF Bay Area, London, and New York. Browse and compare average salaries in locations where this role is also popular: