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Cyber Security Engineer

Cyber Security Engineer Salary

$53,000 - $64,999
1% of jobs
$65,000 - $76,999
3% of jobs
$77,000 - $88,999
12% of jobs
$96,000 is the 25th percentile. Salaries below this are outliers.
$89,000 - $100,999
14% of jobs
$101,000 - $112,999
15% of jobs
The average salary is $120,708 a year
$113,000 - $124,999
15% of jobs
$125,000 - $136,999
10% of jobs
$141,000 is the 75th percentile. Salaries above this are outliers.
$137,000 - $148,999
9% of jobs
$149,000 - $160,999
10% of jobs
$161,000 - $172,999
3% of jobs
$173,000 - $185,000
2% of jobs

National Average

$53,000 $120,708/year $185,000
Cyber Security Engineer Salary Comparison by Location
Nationwide
United States
$120,708
Ashburn, VA
Virginia
$122,364

As of May 23, 2020, the average annual pay for a Cyber Security Engineer in the United States is $120,708 a year.

While ZipRecruiter is seeing annual salaries as high as $185,000 and as low as $53,000, the majority of Cyber Security Engineer salaries currently range between $96,000 (25th percentile) to $141,000 (75th percentile) across the United States. The average pay range for a Cyber Security Engineer varies little (about $45,000), which suggests that regardless of location, there are not many opportunities for increased pay or advancement, even with several years of experience.

Based on recent job postings on ZipRecruiter, the Cyber Security Engineer job market in both Ashburn, VA and the surrounding area is very active. People working as a Cyber Security Engineer in your area are making on average $122,364 per year or $1,656 (1%) more than the national average annual salary of $120,708. Virginia ranks number 18 out of 50 states nationwide for Cyber Security Engineer salaries.

To estimate the most accurate annual salary range for Cyber Security Engineer jobs, ZipRecruiter continuously scans its database of millions of active jobs published locally throughout America.

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Average Cyber Security Engineer Salary Across the U.S.

Salary Range (Percentile)
  25th Average 75th
Annual Salary $96,000 $120,708 $141,000
Monthly Salary $8,000 $10,059 $11,750
Weekly Salary $1,846 $2,321 $2,712
Hourly Salary $46 $58 $68

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