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Security Engineer salary in Seattle

Average Base Salary in Seattle

$124,000
$46,625
Additional Cash Compensation
$170,625
Total Compensation
Median: $124K
Min: $85K
Max: $173K

How Much Does a Security Engineer Make in Seattle?

The average salary for a Security Engineer in Seattle is $124,000. The average additional cash compensation for a Security Engineer in Seattle is $46,625. The average total compensation for a Security Engineer in Seattle is $170,625. 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 weeks 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 weeks 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
1 week 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
6 days ago
+40
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.

Director of Compliance and Information Security

Seattle
18 hours ago
+23
As the Compliance and Information Security Officer, you will report to the VP of Finance. In this role, you work as a subject matter expert (SME) at Subsplash as you advance our security program across the entire company while understanding the importance of excellent interpersonal and communication skills. In this role, you will bring together people, policy, and tools to help us continue to meet our security commitment with confidence. This position will focus on all aspects of security risk management and data with a particular emphasis on creating an ICF (integrated compliance framework) to impact Subsplash IS infrastructure. As the CISO, you will continuously review our security posture, analyze our systems against industry best practices, accept guidance from contracted experts, vendors, security tools and regulators.

Infrastructure Security Manager

Bellevue
2 days ago
+55
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.

Infrastructure Security Engineer

Bellevue
18 hours ago
A qualified candidate will leverage years of experience in the technology sector in protecting the organization through hardening, configuration, management and operation and monitoring of production systems. This candidate will recommend systems and changes, identify gaps in capabilities. An ideal candidate will be aware of the latest threats and how to mitigate them. Candidates will have a strong understanding of underlying infrastructure technology, how it is deployed and what kinds of structures and configurations lead to the most resilient deployments.The candidate will have a passion for the protection and defense of a company’s key assets and have a “security mindset” for detecting badness and eradicating it.

Platform Security Engineer

Bellevue
1 day ago
+40
As an Infrastructure Security Engineer, you will be responsible for securing the Postmates platform and infrastructure. We’re looking for an engineer who is well versed in current cryptographic techniques, authentication, and other aspects of network / cloud infrastructure security.

Infrastructure Security Engineer

Bellevue
6 days ago
+55
Develop security documentation, training, and guidance for internal infrastructure and development teams. Consult with internal teams and assist with architecture, threat modeling, and reviewing systems and infrastructure. Identify and implement security technical and process improvements. Define and own metrics to determine the effectiveness of security controls. Apply comprehensive hardening to infrastructure platforms, deployment code, and images. Architect, build, automate, and operate automated security controls and review capabilities. Champion for security culture and excellence, exercise risk-based judgment and prioritize remediation work.

Senior Security Engineer

Seattle
1 week ago
+33
As the first security engineer at Sift, you will be responsible for analyzing, discovering, and addressing the security of Sift’s services & infrastructure, building security automation, quickly reacting to new threat scenarios, and taking whatever steps necessary to advance Sift’s security posture.

Cloud Security Architect

Bellevue
3 weeks 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
18 hours 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.

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 $152,500.

Security Engineer Salary by Years of Experience

The average salary for a Security Engineer with 7+ years of experience is $135,000. 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
QA Engineer $92,883
Min: $54K
Max: $149K
Front End Developer $97,300
Min: $55K
Max: $134K
iOS Developer $98,818
Min: $76K
Max: $130K
Salesforce Developer $99,125
Min: $74K
Max: $140K
Automation Engineer $107,167
Min: $94K
Max: $133K
Data Engineer $113,864
Min: $70K
Max: $155K
Android Developer $114,611
Min: $95K
Max: $126K
Sales Engineer $117,080
Min: $87K
Max: $145K
DevOps Engineer $120,132
Min: $70K
Max: $160K
Security Engineer $124,000
Min: $85K
Max: $173K
Software Engineer $128,676
Min: $70K
Max: $295K
QA Manager $129,333
Min: $80K
Max: $155K
Data Architect $140,450
Min: $113K
Max: $195K
Senior Software Engineer $155,146
Min: $110K
Max: $218K
Principal Software Engineer $171,544
Min: $145K
Max: $228K
Engineering Manager $174,775
Min: $131K
Max: $375K
Director of Software Engineering $219,647
Min: $151K
Max: $252K
CTO (Chief Technology Officer) $223,200
Min: $137K
Max: $350K
Vice President of Engineering $253,536
Min: $160K
Max: $330K

Skills that affect Security Engineer salaries in Seattle

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Python
2% have this skill
2
Security
2% have this skill
3
Javascript
1% have this skill
4
Linux
1% have this skill
5
Golang
1% have this skill
6
DevOps
1% have this skill

Recent Security Engineer salaries in 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
$109,500
Yearly Salary
A Security Engineer reported a yearly salary of $109,500
500+ Employees
Seattle
$116,500
Yearly Salary
A Security Engineer reported a yearly salary of $116,500
500+ Employees
Seattle
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