Security Engineer Salary in Washington D.C.

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 Washington D.C. earn an average annual salary of
Based on real Hired interview data, Security Engineers in SF Bay Area earn an average annual salary of
$125,852
The salaries of candidates in this role range from a low of $75,000 to a high of $170,000, with a median salary of $125,000.

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Compare Security Engineer salaries by region

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

  1. SF Bay Area
  2. $165,779
  3. New York
  4. $153,626
  5. Seattle
  6. $152,402
  7. Los Angeles
  8. $146,541
  9. Boston
  10. $145,515
  11. Austin
  12. $145,362
  13. Washington D.C.
  14. $136,989
  15. Dallas/Ft Worth
  16. $135,825
  17. San Diego
  18. $132,500
  19. Denver
  20. $131,509
  21. Chicago
  22. $128,683
  23. Toronto
  24. C$123,225
  25. London
  26. £76,976
  27. France
  28. €58,182
  1. SF Bay Area
  2. $165,779
  3. New York
  4. $153,626
  5. Seattle
  6. $152,402
  7. Los Angeles
  8. $146,541
  9. Boston
  10. $145,515
  11. Austin
  12. $145,362
  13. Washington D.C.
  14. $136,989
  15. Dallas/Ft Worth
  16. $135,825
  17. San Diego
  18. $132,500
  19. Denver
  20. $131,509
  21. Chicago
  22. $128,683
  23. Toronto
  24. C$123,225
  25. London
  26. £76,976
  27. France
  28. €58,182
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Where Security Engineers are highest in demand

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