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Security Engineer salary in Boston

Average Base Salary in Boston

$123,429
$8,375
Additional Cash Compensation
$131,804
Total Compensation
Median: $123K
Min: $65K
Max: $156K

How Much Does a Security Engineer Make in Boston?

The average salary for a Security Engineer in Boston is $123,429. The average additional cash compensation for a Security Engineer in Boston is $8,375. The average total compensation for a Security Engineer in Boston is $131,804. Security Engineer salaries are based on responses gathered by Built In Boston from anonymous Security Engineer employees in Boston.

Boston by the numbers

1,532
Total number of Tech companies in Boston
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Boston Companies with the Highest Dev + Engineer Salaries

Automotive, Marketing Tech
+23
Information Technology, Internet of Things
Artificial Intelligence, Machine Learning
+26
Fintech, Payments

Security Engineer Salary ranges

The two most common Security Engineer salary ranges in Boston are $110k - $120k and $140k - $150k.

Average Security Engineer Salary by Company Size

People with the job title Security Engineer make the most at companies with 500+ employees, earning $131,333 on average.

Security Engineer Salary by gender

The average Security Engineer salary for women is $128,000 and the average Security Engineer salary for men is $123,625.

Security Engineer Salary by Years of Experience

The average salary for a Security Engineer with 7+ years of experience is $147,333. The average salary for <1 year of experience is $87,000.

Average Dev + Engineer salaries in Boston

Job Title Average Salary Salary Range
QA Analyst $66,818
Min: $36K
Max: $87K
QA Engineer $95,447
Min: $70K
Max: $161K
Software Test Engineer $96,000
Min: $68K
Max: $125K
Front End Developer $96,968
Min: $62K
Max: $120K
Salesforce Developer $101,357
Min: $76K
Max: $110K
Automation Engineer $106,500
Min: $82K
Max: $158K
iOS Developer $110,286
Min: $77K
Max: $155K
Software Engineer $110,294
Min: $47K
Max: $158K
Android Developer $111,167
Min: $80K
Max: $157K
Sales Engineer $114,129
Min: $55K
Max: $160K
Data Engineer $116,176
Min: $88K
Max: $154K
Data Architect $118,042
Min: $80K
Max: $183K
Security Engineer $123,429
Min: $65K
Max: $156K
DevOps Engineer $125,111
Min: $87K
Max: $175K
Senior Software Engineer $128,698
Min: $95K
Max: $275K
Engineering Manager $144,015
Min: $109K
Max: $205K
QA Manager $147,875
Min: $136K
Max: $165K
Principal Software Engineer $155,613
Min: $110K
Max: $210K
Director of Software Engineering $180,868
Min: $162K
Max: $198K
CTO (Chief Technology Officer) $182,467
Min: $90K
Max: $230K
Vice President of Engineering $205,500
Min: $170K
Max: $272K

Security Engineer jobs in Boston
16

Application Security Engineer

Greater Boston Area
2 days ago
Drift is seeking an Application Security Engineer to help design, build, deploy and maintain secure products. We are ingraining security into the core of how we build our product from inception and design to deployment in the cloud and are seeking the right individual to.

Information Security Engineer

Greater Boston Area
2 days ago
+24
CarGurus is looking for a dynamic, Information Security Engineer to ensure our data is protected from all threats and vulnerabilities. The goal of the Information Security Engineer is to engage with company leaders, directors, colleagues, and vendors on security assurance while developing guidelines, templates, and tools used to secure our environment. You will use your passion for security to help shape and drive key initiatives throughout the organization.

Security Automation Engineer

Greater Boston Area
1 week ago
+26
We are looking for a Security Automation Engineer to build automated workflows for our IT and Security tools, own management of some key Security tools, and implement additional security controls within the IT ecosystem. You’ll work on a number of diverse projects including; automating applications with scripts, identifying and recommending new tools to the team, working with our risk/compliance teams, removing malicious imposters on social media channels and growing our overall security posture as a fledgling org.

Senior Security Engineer

Greater Boston Area
1 week ago
+26
Circle is looking for a security engineer to develop security processes and tools for Circle's IT services. We exclusively use SaaS services for providing Circle employees IT services, so you'll get to work with the latest technologies. We are looking for an individual that is comfortable working with the SaaS services as well as with understanding the needs of Circle's various business units.

Application Security Engineer

Greater Boston Area
1 week ago
+26
Collaborate frequently with different engineering teams to identify and address security issues. Have a part in every aspect the development lifecycle. Attend the daily stand ups to ensure that product features have security “built in”. Address the both the mobile app and supporting REST API security issues, as security incidents occur.

Security Engineer

Watertown
3 days ago
+25
Markforged is liberating designers and engineers from the long lead times and high costs of traditional manufacturing. We build cutting-edge next generation cloud connected industrial 3D printers that produce parts 50x faster that are 23x stronger and 20x lower-cost. NASA, Google, Ford, Amazon, Siemens and thousands of companies in 50 countries use Markforged printers to produce same-day prototypes and stronger end-use parts than ever before.  Ou

Security Engineer

Greater Boston Area
1 week ago
DataRobot is looking for an Information Security Engineer to be part of the information security team that defines, builds, and deploys security monitors and alert solutions that continuously protect our critical information assets. The Information Security Engineer will also ensure compliance with corporate and regulatory policies/standards and help institute industry best practices.

Senior Security Engineer

Greater Boston Area
21 hours ago
+19
ezCater is looking for a Security Engineer who will be responsible for actively supporting the availability, integrity, and confidentiality of ezCater information assets. The Security Engineer will participate in a broad range of technical security engineering, tasks in support of the security program at ezCater. This role would serve as the foundation to the SOE/SOC team by facilitating all inbound/outbound security alerts. We’re seeking someone with the passion to get things done and the experience to help us do things more effectively.

Security Engineer - Backend Development

Greater Boston Area
2 days ago
+27
As a backend engineer on our Security team, you will build the next generation security infrastructure platform that protects our organization. This team gives our service a competitive advantage in security and reliability. You will work with product and internal teams to meet the evolving security needs of our high-throughput, low-latency distributed systems. Your work will impact not only Datadog’s infrastructure, but our customers’.

Principal Software Engineer - Security

Greater Boston Area
3 days ago
+24
As a Principal Security Engineer, you are a thoughtful, collaborative, and dynamic technologist who loves ensuring security across a number of systems and web applications. You think deeply about the implications, relationships, edge cases, and failure modes, and you are passionate about correctness, security, and writing the next thing, so you aren't spending time maintaining older projects.

Security Engineer - Identity Architecture

Greater Boston Area
1 week ago
+27
As an identity focused security engineer on our security team, you will design, improve and build solutions that allow Datadog to securely implement unified identity across multiple public clouds, software as a service applications, and other infrastructure. These identity solutions provide Datadog with a competitive advantage in security and reliability. Your efforts will directly impact the security and efficiency of access to the applications that allow the Datadog team to achieve their mission. The role will also operate a individual contributor within the infrastructure security team assisting in day to day security duties.

Senior Application Security Engineer

Greater Boston Area
1 week ago
+19
ezCater is seeking a skilled Security Engineer who will be responsible for creating and maintaining secure development practices for ezCater product teams. The Security Engineer will perform a broad range of software development and testing tasks at every stage of the SDLC; identify and coordinate with consultants and vendors providing security services; participate in choosing tools and technologies to enable developers and testers; and analyze, interpret, and drive remediation of results from static and dynamic analysis tools. We’re seeking someone with hands-on ability to work with state of the art tool to analyze complex systems, identify security issues at both the architecture and code level, and provide specific implementation solutions.

Skills that affect Security Engineer salaries in Boston

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2% have this skill
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Javascript
2% have this skill
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Python
2% have this skill
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2% have this skill
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Recent Security Engineer salaries in Boston

$120,000
Yearly Salary
A Security Engineer reported a yearly salary of $120,000 with +$8,000 in additional cash compensation
1-3 Years of Experience
Male
500+ Employees
Boston
$140,000
Yearly Salary
A Security Engineer reported a yearly salary of $140,000
5-7 Years of Experience
Male
500+ Employees
Boston
$145,000
Yearly Salary
A Security Engineer reported a yearly salary of $145,000
7+ Years of Experience
Male
500+ Employees
Boston
$147,000
Yearly Salary
A Security Engineer reported a yearly salary of $147,000
7+ Years of Experience
Male
500+ Employees
Boston
$128,000
Yearly Salary
A Security Engineer reported a yearly salary of $128,000
3-5 Years of Experience
Female
500+ Employees
Boston
$135,000
Yearly Salary
A Security Engineer reported a yearly salary of $135,000 with +$10,000 in additional cash compensation
5-7 Years of Experience
Male
500+ Employees
Boston
$150,000
Yearly Salary
A Security Engineer reported a yearly salary of $150,000 with +$5,500 in additional cash compensation
7+ Years of Experience
Male
500+ Employees
Boston
$65,000
Yearly Salary
A Security Analyst reported a yearly salary of $65,000 with +$10,000 in additional cash compensation
1-3 Years of Experience
Male
201-500 Employees
Boston
1-5 Reports
$115,000
Yearly Salary
A Security Engineer reported a yearly salary of $115,000
500+ Employees
Boston
$119,000
Yearly Salary
A Security Engineer reported a yearly salary of $119,000
500+ Employees
Boston
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