Security Engineer salary in Washington DC

Average Base Salary in Washington DC

$127,250
Median: 115,000
Min: $110K
Max: $200K

How Much Does a Security Engineer Make in Washington DC?

The average salary for a Security Engineer in Washington DC is $127,250. Security Engineer salaries are based on responses gathered by Built In from anonymous Security Engineer employees in Washington DC.

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Security Engineer jobs in Washington DC
32

Application Security Architect (Social Solutions)

Washington DC
2 weeks ago
+43
Overview Are you a passionate innovator looking to harness the power of technology to do more good? You've come to the right place. At Bonterra, our purpose is to power those who power social impact. To that end, we serve the people who make social good possible-the doers behind the scenes across nonprofits, public agencies, corporations, philanthropic organizations, and foundations.As the second-largest and fastest-growing social good software

Lead Cloud Security Engineer

Washington DC
2 months ago
+58
1750 Tysons (12023), United States of America, McLean, Virginia Lead Cloud Security Engineer We are seeking a highly creative and intellectually curious Lead Cloud Security Engineer who is passionate about Cloud infrastructure and Public Cloud hosting. As part of a team that’s leading the next wave of disruption on a whole new scale, you will play an integral part in advancing Capital One’s Cloud ecosystem and culture of technical excellence. If

Manager, Cyber Security Consultant - Information Security Office

Washington DC
1 day ago
+58
Center 2 (19050), United States of America, McLean, Virginia Manager, Cyber Security Consultant - Information Security Office Cyber Security is essential to what we do at Capital One, from protecting our customers to our associates. As part of the Information Security Officer team for a line of business, you are passionate about cyber security and risk management. You see security as an enabler and differentiator to enable the business through

Cyber Security Consultant, Sr. Manager - Information Security Office (Remote-Eligible)

Washington DC
1 day ago
+58
Center 2 (19050), United States of America, McLean, Virginia Cyber Security Consultant, Sr. Manager - Information Security Office (Remote-Eligible) Cyber Security Consultant, Sr. Manager - Information Security Office At Capital One, you will help consult on initiatives, programs, and projects to raise their game in Information Security and Risk Management. You are pragmatic and practical in your understanding of risk and security, but also willing

Director, Information Security Consultant, Emerging Merchant Services (Remote-Eligible)

Washington DC
1 day ago
+58
Center 2 (19050), United States of America, McLean, Virginia Director, Information Security Consultant, Emerging Merchant Services (Remote-Eligible) Security is essential to what we do at Capital One, from protecting our customers to our associates. As part of the Information Security Office team, you are passionate about security and risk management. You see security as an enabler and differentiator to enable the business through innovation, not a

Director, Information Security Consultant, Vulnerability Management (Remote Eligible)

Washington DC
3 days ago
+58
Center 1 (19052), United States of America, McLean, Virginia Director, Information Security Consultant, Vulnerability Management (Remote Eligible) Security is essential to what we do at Capital One, from protecting our customers to our associates. As part of the Information Security Office team, you are passionate about security and risk management. You see security as an enabler and differentiator to enable the business through innovation, not a

IT Security Engineer (EveryAction)

Washington DC
2 weeks ago
+43
Overview Are you a passionate innovator looking to harness the power of technology to do more good? If you have a vision for creating a positive impact and want to help build a legacy that stands the test of time, you've come to the right place. We have one goal, which is ever-present in our work: to empower organizations with innovative and intuitive software that enables them to help more people and make a difference in the communities they

Principal Systems & Security Engineer

Washington DC
2 months ago
+16
In this role you will occupy a critical role within the organization to provide engineering and cybersecurity systems support. You will ensure the confidentiality, integrity, availability, authentication, and non-repudiation of information systems operating in both unclassified and classified environments.

F5 Network Security Engineer (Remote-Eligible)

Washington DC
6 days ago
+58
1750 Tysons (12023), United States of America, McLean, Virginia F5 Network Security Engineer (Remote-Eligible) Are you an innovative thinker who thrives on solving problems? Are you ready for a challenging role where you can make an impact from day one? As a F5 Network Security Engineer at Capital One you will accomplish these things and more in one of the largest, most dynamically sophisticated banks in the world. The engineering role provides F5

Security Engineer - Cloud Security

Washington DC
3 weeks ago
+49
About Datadog:  We're on a mission to build the best platform in the world for engineers to understand and scale their systems, applications, and teams. We operate at high scale—trillions of data points per day—allowing for seamless collaboration and problem-solving among Dev, Ops and Security teams globally for tens of thousands of companies. Our engineering culture values pragmatism, honesty, and simplicity to solve hard problems the right way. T

Senior Information Security Analyst - Vulnerability Management

Washington DC
3 weeks ago
+49
About Datadog: We're on a mission to build the best platform in the world for engineers to understand and scale their systems, applications, and teams. We operate at high scale—trillions of data points per day—allowing for seamless collaboration and problem-solving among Dev, Ops and Security teams globally for tens of thousands of companies. Our engineering culture values pragmatism, honesty, and simplicity to solve hard problems the right way. Th

Team Lead, Security Engineering - Cloud Security

Washington DC
3 weeks ago
+49
About Datadog: We're on a mission to build the best platform in the world for engineers to understand and scale their systems, applications, and teams. We operate at high scale—trillions of data points per day—allowing for seamless collaboration and problem-solving among Dev, Ops and Security teams globally for tens of thousands of companies. Our engineering culture values pragmatism, honesty, and simplicity to solve hard problems the right way. Th

Security Engineer Salary ranges

The most common Security Engineer salary in Washington DC is between $110k - $120k.

Average Security Engineer Salary by Company Size

People with the job title Security Engineer make the most at companies with 11-50 employees, earning $200,000 on average.

Security Engineer Salary by gender

Security Engineer Salary by Years of Experience

The average salary for a Security Engineer with 7+ years of experience is $200,000.

Average Dev + Engineer salaries in Washington DC

Job Title Average Salary Salary Range
QA Analyst $76,571
Min: $65K
Max: $90K
QA Engineer $84,286
Min: $80K
Max: $90K
Software Test Engineer $90,143
Min: $85K
Max: $96K
Implementation Specialist $97,714
Min: $65K
Max: $121K
Front End Developer $98,571
Min: $95K
Max: $105K
Android Developer $100,286
Min: $85K
Max: $119K
Junior Software Engineer $104,000
Min: $80K
Max: $113K
Software Engineer $113,350
Min: $88K
Max: $125K
Systems Engineer $116,750
Min: $96K
Max: $125K
iOS Developer $116,857
Min: $100K
Max: $160K
Data Engineer $118,333
Min: $100K
Max: $140K
DevOps Engineer $118,571
Min: $115K
Max: $120K
Salesforce Developer $121,250
Min: $90K
Max: $161K
Sales Engineer $122,636
Min: $100K
Max: $214K
QA Manager $123,571
Min: $120K
Max: $125K
Security Engineer $127,250
Min: $110K
Max: $200K
Site Reliability Engineer $134,857
Min: $110K
Max: $171K
Senior Data Engineer $137,625
Min: $125K
Max: $185K
Game Developer $139,143
Min: $110K
Max: $214K
Senior Software Engineer $140,038
Min: $116K
Max: $190K
Automation Engineer $141,429
Min: $100K
Max: $169K
Lead Software Engineer $144,333
Min: $115K
Max: $200K
Principal Software Engineer $145,639
Min: $86K
Max: $160K
Data Architect $152,111
Min: $135K
Max: $198K
Hardware Engineer $153,250
Min: $134K
Max: $210K
Database Administrator $153,556
Min: $130K
Max: $199K
Machine Learning Engineer $155,625
Min: $145K
Max: $175K
Engineering Manager $156,286
Min: $145K
Max: $204K
Data Engineering Manager $165,400
Min: $155K
Max: $180K
Director of Software Engineering $198,625
Min: $175K
Max: $226K
Vice President of Engineering $214,750
Min: $200K
Max: $283K
CIO (Chief Information Officer) $227,500
Min: $225K
Max: $230K
CTO (Chief Technology Officer) $304,143
Min: $195K
Max: $393K

Skills that affect Security Engineer salaries in Washington DC

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Recent Security Engineer salaries in Washington DC

$200,000
Yearly Salary
A Principal Security Engineer reported a yearly salary of $200,000
7+ Years of Experience
Prefer not to say
11-50 Employees
Washington DC
5-10 Reports
$125,000
Yearly Salary
A Security Engineer reported a yearly salary of $125,000
201-500 Employees
Washington DC
$114,000
Yearly Salary
A Security Engineer reported a yearly salary of $114,000
501-1,000 Employees
Washington DC
$129,000
Yearly Salary
A Security Engineer reported a yearly salary of $129,000
501-1,000 Employees
Washington DC
$115,000
Yearly Salary
A Security Engineer reported a yearly salary of $115,000
501-1,000 Employees
Washington DC
$110,000
Yearly Salary
A Security Engineer reported a yearly salary of $110,000
51-200 Employees
Washington DC
$115,000
Yearly Salary
A Security Engineer reported a yearly salary of $115,000
51-200 Employees
Washington DC
$110,000
Yearly Salary
A Security Engineer reported a yearly salary of $110,000
51-200 Employees
Washington DC
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