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Security Engineer salary in Seattle

Average Base Salary in Seattle

$124,752
$39,276
Additional Cash Compensation
$164,028
Total Compensation
Median: $125K
Min: $85K
Max: $173K

How Much Does a Security Engineer Make in Seattle?

The average salary for a Security Engineer in Seattle is $124,752. The average additional cash compensation for a Security Engineer in Seattle is $39,276. The average total compensation for a Security Engineer in Seattle is $164,028. Security Engineer salaries are based on responses gathered by Built In Seattle from anonymous Security Engineer employees in Seattle.

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Security Engineer jobs in Seattle

Information Security Analyst

Seattle
2 months ago
+39
You are an intelligent, curious, and exceptionally skilled technologist with a passion for all things tech. Because of your desire to learn new things, you’ve developed a broad set of skills across a variety of technology disciplines including Linux, Windows, Networking, Application Development, DevOps, and of course, Information Security. You possess a senior-level understanding of Information Security principles and practices as well as an understanding of the challenges impacting the protection of data across an e-commerce enterprise. You’re good at finding potential weaknesses and developing and implementing creative solutions to eliminate those weaknesses. Because of your exceptional communication and collaboration skills, you’re often the go-to person for both your peers and business partners when they need help or consulting on an initiative.

Information Security Analyst

Seattle
3 months ago
+39
You are an intelligent, curious, and exceptionally skilled technologist with a passion for all things tech. Because of your desire to learn new things, you’ve developed a broad set of skills across a variety of technology disciplines including Linux, Windows, Networking, Application Development, DevOps, and of course, Information Security. You possess a senior-level understanding of Information Security principles and practices as well as an understanding of the challenges impacting the protection of data across an e-commerce enterprise. You’re good at finding potential weaknesses and developing and implementing creative solutions to eliminate those weaknesses. Because of your exceptional communication and collaboration skills, you’re often the go-to person for both your peers and business partners when they need help or consulting on an initiative.

Product Security Engineer (Application Security)

Seattle
3 days ago
+43
You will help us enhance and implement secure coding practices for our current Axon product family as well as new products currently under design. You will help select and build advanced tooling to help the dev teams write secure code without destroying their flow. You will instrumentally be the advocate of these best practices to foster a culture of code security to ensure we build the most secure product possible.

Information Security - Risk & Compliance Analyst

Bellevue
3 days ago
+44
Postmates is looking for an Information Security Risk & Compliance Analyst focused on the evaluation of Postmates core services and infrastructure for compliance with the NIST Cybersecurity Framework (NIST CSF) and Sarbanes Oxley IT General Controls. In this role, you will be responsible for evaluating and documenting internal controls, assisting with internal security reviews, and working with internal teams to address compliance and audit issues.

Principal Security Architect

Seattle
1 day ago
+38
We are looking for a Principal Security Engineer to join the Security Engineering team to work directly with our engineering partners to build Auth0’s future infrastructure stack. Successful candidates will have a passion for building reliable and scalable distributed systems, a technical background, hands-on experience in developing cloud systems at scale, a solid understanding of architecture-based security issues, how to design enterprise systems for security, deep architectural threat modeling experience, and the ability to collaborate with others to drive initiatives forward.

Principal Security Architect

Kirkland
1 month ago
+37
*           Research security technologies and products in the marketplace. *           Determines security requirements by evaluating business strategies and requirements; researching information security standards; conducting system security and vulnerability analyses and risk assessments; studying architecture/platform; identifying integration issues; preparing cost estimates. *           Plans security systems by evaluating network and security technologies; developing requirements for network environments; designs public key infrastructures (PKIs), including use of certification authorities (CAs) and digital signatures as well as hardware and software encryption solutions; adhering to industry standards. *           Implements security systems by specifying intrusion detection methodologies, preparing preventive and reactive measures; creating, transmitting, and maintaining keys and encrypted data; providing technical guidance to engineering and support teams; completing documentation. *           Verifies system and application security by performing security assessments, code reviews, configuration and design reviews. *           Maintains security by ensuring we have adequate security measures that align with our compliance standards and policies; conducting incident response analysis when required, and working with leadership and technical teams on remediation plans.

Security Engineer

Seattle
3 days ago
+34
Instill and empower a culture of secure development and deployment across Engineering through static and dynamic code review, threat modeling, and penetration testing. Supply subject matter expertise during system design and implementation on topics like encryption in transit and at rest, least privilege access control, and secure-by-default configuration. Develop automation, tooling, and tests to validate best practices. Respond to security incidents and responsible disclosures. Work side-by-side with every development and operations team inside the company.

Infrastructure Security Manager

Bellevue
1 day ago
+57
In this role you will be a hands-on leader of a team of InfraSec professionals and will collaborate with teams in the US, Asia, UK & Europe to develop and maintain our infrastructure. You will lead a team of InfraSec specialists to partner with engineering and service teams. Your team will provide guidance and best practices, automate security at scale, and make secure development and deployment easier.

Senior Security Engineer

Seattle
1 day ago
+47
Working closely with software development teams to implement security into everything we build in the development process. Constantly evaluate new tools to improve security in our code and products with an ability to build solutions when off-the-shelf software is not available or viable. Perform security reviews of detailed engineering specifications and technical design documents. Manage security engineering projects from start to end with a variety of stakeholders across the organization. Triage security issues and provide recommended fixes. This also includes reviewing and responding to new security threats.

Cloud Security Architect

Bellevue
3 months ago
The DCI Information Cloud Security Architect have direct responsibility for designing secure solutions for DCI Cloud base solutions. Ensuring systems are designed in a manner that meets any regulatory requirements as well as DCI security policies. The Security Architect is responsible for ensuring that the following activities are conducted, coordinated and applied consistently throughout the SDLC.

Senior Security Architect, Application Security

Bellevue
3 days ago
+15
Expedia Group’s Enterprise Risk & Security team (ERS) is seeking a hardworking and highly motivated Senior Security Architect. This individual will shape the future of our security practices and technologies as Expedia Group's travel platform evolves and uses new technologies to provide the best travel experience for our customers. Our ERS team is one of the best risk and security organizations in the world. We create and use the best technology solutions to continuously protect our data and systems for the benefit of our customers.

Application Security Engineer

Seattle
3 days ago
+48
As Qualtrics continues to extend the Experience Management (XM) platform, we must ensure that we’re protecting our customers and their data by delivering and operating secure systems. Hundreds of software engineers contribute to Qualtrics XM every day. We require an outstanding application security program which enables developers to deliver secure code, effectively identifies and remediates security vulnerabilities, and keeps up with our growing scale. Qualtrics is looking for an expert software developer with a passion for security who is ready to bring our appsec program to the next level.

Security Engineer Salary ranges

The most common Security Engineer salary in Seattle is between $120k - $130k.

Average Security Engineer Salary by Company Size

People with the job title Security Engineer make the most at companies with 51-200 employees, earning $135,000 on average.

Security Engineer Salary by gender

The average Security Engineer salary for women is $101,500 and the average Security Engineer salary for men is $134,600.

Security Engineer Salary by Years of Experience

The average salary for a Security Engineer with 7+ years of experience is $150,000. The average salary for <1 year of experience is $85,000.

Average Dev + Engineer salaries in Seattle

Job Title Average Salary Salary Range
QA Analyst $84,321
Min: $64K
Max: $109K
Software Test Engineer $90,537
Min: $70K
Max: $126K
Junior Software Engineer $92,000
Min: $92K
Max: $92K
QA Engineer $92,169
Min: $54K
Max: $149K
Front End Developer $97,250
Min: $55K
Max: $134K
Salesforce Developer $98,294
Min: $74K
Max: $140K
iOS Developer $98,818
Min: $76K
Max: $130K
Automation Engineer $107,167
Min: $94K
Max: $133K
Android Developer $116,100
Min: $95K
Max: $130K
Sales Engineer $117,080
Min: $87K
Max: $145K
DevOps Engineer $121,325
Min: $70K
Max: $160K
Security Engineer $124,752
Min: $85K
Max: $173K
Data Engineer $126,468
Min: $82K
Max: $190K
Software Engineer $127,960
Min: $70K
Max: $295K
QA Manager $129,333
Min: $80K
Max: $155K
Game Developer $134,000
Min: $134K
Max: $134K
Systems Engineer $135,000
Min: $135K
Max: $135K
Hardware Engineer $138,000
Min: $138K
Max: $138K
Machine Learning Engineer $139,000
Min: $139K
Max: $139K
Site Reliability Engineer $142,000
Min: $142K
Max: $142K
Database Administrator $143,000
Min: $143K
Max: $143K
Data Architect $146,625
Min: $113K
Max: $195K
Senior Software Engineer $154,115
Min: $60K
Max: $218K
Lead Software Engineer $162,000
Min: $162K
Max: $162K
Principal Software Engineer $170,124
Min: $145K
Max: $228K
Engineering Manager $173,972
Min: $131K
Max: $375K
Data Engineering Manager $183,000
Min: $183K
Max: $183K
Director of Software Engineering $217,222
Min: $147K
Max: $268K
CTO (Chief Technology Officer) $223,200
Min: $137K
Max: $350K
Vice President of Engineering $253,594
Min: $160K
Max: $330K

Skills that affect Security Engineer salaries in Seattle

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Python
1% have this skill
2
Security
1% have this skill
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Javascript
1% have this skill
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Linux
1% have this skill
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Golang
1% have this skill
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DevOps
1% have this skill

Recent Security Engineer salaries in Seattle

$98,800
Yearly Salary
A Security Engineer reported a yearly salary of $98,800 with +$9,880 in additional cash compensation
1-3 Years of Experience
Male
500+ Employees
Seattle
$165,000
Yearly Salary
A Senior Security Engineer reported a yearly salary of $165,000
7+ Years of Experience
Prefer not to say
500+ Employees
Seattle
$170,000
Yearly Salary
A Security Engineer reported a yearly salary of $170,000 with +$160,000 in additional cash compensation
3-5 Years of Experience
Male
500+ Employees
Seattle
$85,000
Yearly Salary
A Systems Security Engineer reported a yearly salary of $85,000 with +$10,000 in additional cash compensation
< 1 Year of Experience
Female
500+ Employees
Seattle
$118,000
Yearly Salary
A Security Engineer reported a yearly salary of $118,000 with +$12,000 in additional cash compensation
5-7 Years of Experience
Female
201-500 Employees
Seattle
$135,000
Yearly Salary
A Security Engineer reported a yearly salary of $135,000 with +$4,500 in additional cash compensation
7+ Years of Experience
Male
51-200 Employees
Seattle
$173,000
Yearly Salary
A Security Engineer reported a yearly salary of $173,000
500+ Employees
Seattle
$92,000
Yearly Salary
A Security Engineer reported a yearly salary of $92,000
500+ Employees
Seattle
$99,000
Yearly Salary
A Security Engineer reported a yearly salary of $99,000
500+ Employees
Seattle
$99,500
Yearly Salary
A Security Engineer reported a yearly salary of $99,500
500+ Employees
Seattle
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