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Network security engineer salary in United States

How much does a Network Security Engineer make in the United States?

Average base salary

Average $117,278
Low $73,980
High $185,916
Non-cash benefit
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The average salary for a network security engineer is $117,278 per year in the United States. 827 salaries reported, updated at December 1, 2023

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Top companies for Network Security Engineers in United States

  1. Zachary Piper Solutions
    17 reviews14 salaries reported
    $181,176per year
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Highest paying cities for Network Security Engineers near United States

  1. Houston, TX
    $195,500 per year
    17 salaries reported
  2. Austin, TX
    $180,294 per year
    13 salaries reported
  3. Marlborough, MA
    $159,564 per year
    164 salaries reported
  1. Richardson, TX
    $153,539 per year
    6 salaries reported
  2. Washington, DC
    $138,501 per year
    45 salaries reported
  3. New York, NY
    $130,338 per year
    53 salaries reported
  1. Dallas, TX
    $122,513 per year
    13 salaries reported
  2. Chicago, IL
    $119,315 per year
    19 salaries reported
  3. Madison, WI
    $113,665 per year
    109 salaries reported
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Most common benefits for Network Security Engineers

  • 401(k)
  • 401(k) matching
  • Dental insurance
  • Health insurance
  • Life insurance
  • Paid time off
  • Tuition reimbursement
  • Vision insurance
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Salary satisfaction

Based on 75 ratings

61% of Network Security Engineers in the United States think their salaries are enough for the cost of living in their area.

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