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

Cloud Security Engineer

Bellevue
1 week 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.

Product Security Engineer (Application Security)

Seattle
1 week ago
+50
Be a critical resource for our engineering teams on all manner of security matters. Work side-by-side with developers and project managers alike while addressing security concerns. Make architectural decisions critical to our products. Survey the backlog of projects, prioritize appropriately, and shepherd solutions through with persistence.

Senior Program Manger - Information Security

Seattle
1 day ago
+29
You will be hands-on solving security problems and also providing thought leadership and direction for the InfoSec program. You’ll be taking the lead on internal and external security audits, and be the primary person running vulnerability scans and analyzing the results. You will drive process improvement, policy definition, develop control infrastructure, and build new tools to keep our customer data secure and safe.

Principal Security Engineer

Seattle
3 days 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.

Senior Staff Product Security Engineer (AppSec)

Remote
1 week ago
+37
As a security engineer on the ServiceNow Product Security Team, you will be responsible in identifying security vulnerabilities within customer-facing software products. You will work with internal development teams to review source code and audit custom functionality built on top of the ServiceNow platform. You will have the opportunity to develop tooling, plan security projects, and be a security advocate. A key part of this position is to effectively communicate issues to the application owners, provide meaningful remediation recommendations, and validate that they have been resolved.

Product Security Engineer (Hardware/Firmware/IoT)

Seattle
1 week ago
+50
You will help us enhance and implement secure coding practices and hardware design 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 firmware engineering teams write secure code without destroying their flow. You will instrumentally be the advocate of these best practices to foster a culture of code and product security to ensure we build the most secure product possible. Above all, you come prepared to take an IoT platform through a secure development lifecycle from initial threat modeling and requirements generation to post-launch vulnerability discovery and remediation.

Business Information Security Officer - Disbursement Network

Seattle
1 week ago
+35
Report to the CISO. Measure security risk in our global disbursement partner network. Represent security risk in business terms. Determine which security risks to address. Reduce security risk through security architecture, process implementation, and business development.

Senior Security Engineer

Seattle
1 day ago
+30
Who you are: You have a good mix of technical knowledge and a demonstrated background in security. We seek broad technical knowledge, specifically in the fields of application security for cryptography, application, operating systems, cloud systems, web and mobile applications, distributed systems, electronic wallets, and emergent security intelligence.

Senior Product Security Engineer

Seattle
1 day ago
+32
As a security engineer, you’ll have a central role in shaping our security program, developing secure applications, and building secure infrastructure. You will work with SaaS-based systems that handle federally protected health information; systems which must always be available for our patients, clinical operators and doctors. You will design and implement controls to address real world threats and risks to create a secure experience for everyone who uses our services. You will also support engineering and product teams in threat modeling exercises, risk analysis, design review, and code reviews.

Software Security Engineering Manager, Product Security

Remote
1 week ago
+38
We are looking for a Product Security Manager with a passion for both building and breaking things to solve security problems in partnership with our Engineering teams. You will have a chance to apply your skills and passion to improve the security of our product on a daily basis.

Principal, Application Security Architect

Seattle
2 weeks ago
Provide guidance and subject matter expertise in infrastructure, application & data security to engineering teams across the company. Apply risk-based thinking enabling teams to make the right security decisions and priorities. Identify gaps in existing security architecture and design and recommend changes or enhancements. Develop and promote the adoption of security patterns and practices of using AWS and other internal and third-party services. Build tools and automation that enable Coupang developers to easily consume security services delivered by the security team. Partner with platform and engineering teams to integrate security controls into continuous integration, delivery and deployment processes. Build strong relationships with Coupang's technical teams and cultivate a culture of security awareness and ownership. Provide hands on security training and secure coding best practices to developers.

Senior Application Security Engineer

Remote
2 weeks ago
Perform security assessments of existing and newly developed Simple features and products. Clearly communicate identified vulnerabilities and identify new assessment techniques to prevent them in the future. Document comprehensive reports on the assessment effort and discovered vulnerabilities. Review and triage bug bounty submissions, reproduce vulnerabilities, determine and execute appropriate payouts. Leverage automated security analysis tools and integrate them within our development workflow. Work to improve the accuracy and coverage of these tools. Participate in threat modeling with engineers and product teams. Provide consultation to engineering teams on technical security decisions including architecture, design, code, testing strategy, and triage of security bugs. Provide training to engineering on relevant security topics including facilitation of capture the flag events and/or monthly training lunch and learns. Participate in on-call rotation and respond to security-related incidents.

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
Junior Software Engineer $81,750
Min: $70K
Max: $92K
QA Analyst $87,031
Min: $62K
Max: $150K
Software Test Engineer $90,537
Min: $70K
Max: $126K
QA Engineer $92,169
Min: $54K
Max: $149K
iOS Developer $98,818
Min: $76K
Max: $130K
Front End Developer $99,351
Min: $55K
Max: $140K
Salesforce Developer $100,889
Min: $74K
Max: $145K
Automation Engineer $108,200
Min: $90K
Max: $145K
Android Developer $116,100
Min: $95K
Max: $130K
Sales Engineer $119,115
Min: $87K
Max: $170K
DevOps Engineer $120,683
Min: $70K
Max: $160K
Security Engineer $124,752
Min: $85K
Max: $173K
Data Engineer $125,227
Min: $82K
Max: $190K
Software Engineer $126,007
Min: $70K
Max: $222K
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 $141,000
Min: $140K
Max: $142K
Database Administrator $143,000
Min: $143K
Max: $143K
Data Architect $146,625
Min: $113K
Max: $195K
Senior Software Engineer $157,467
Min: $120K
Max: $218K
Principal Software Engineer $171,148
Min: $145K
Max: $228K
Lead Software Engineer $172,000
Min: $162K
Max: $192K
Engineering Manager $173,972
Min: $131K
Max: $375K
Data Engineering Manager $183,000
Min: $183K
Max: $183K
Director of Software Engineering $217,299
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
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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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