Security Engineer salary in Boston

Average Base Salary in Boston

$134,021
$16,460
Additional Cash Compensation
$150,481
Total Compensation
Median: 125,000
Min: $88K
Max: $200K

How Much Does a Security Engineer Make in Boston?

The average salary for a Security Engineer in Boston is $134,021. The average additional cash compensation for a Security Engineer in Boston is $16,460. The average total compensation for a Security Engineer in Boston is $150,481. Security Engineer salaries are based on responses gathered by Built In from anonymous Security Engineer employees in Boston.

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Security Engineer jobs in Boston

Application Security Engineer - Remote

Remote
4 days ago
If you're looking for a dynamic career in a large company that still has the start-up mindset, experiences fast professional growth deeply connected to technology EPAM will be the ideal place for you to shine.EPAM is looking for an Application Security Engineer to join the Security practice to work directly with our biggest enterprise customers.Req.#357597771RESPONSIBILITIES Lead and coordinate Security Audits across the software development

Staff Platform Security Engineer

Remote
6 days ago
Staff Platform Security Engineer WHO WE ARE: ActBlue is a nonprofit that builds tech and infrastructure for Democratic campaigns, progressive-aligned causes, and people trying to make an impact in order to fuel long-term, people-powered change. If you’ve ever given online to a Democrat or progressive organization, chances are you’ve used our powerful online fundraising platform. We put power in the hands of small-dollar donors and help thousands of

Senior Offensive Security Engineer

Greater Boston Area
6 days ago
At Klaviyo, we value the unique backgrounds, experiences and perspectives each Klaviyo (we call ourselves Klaviyos) brings to our workplace each and every day. We believe everyone deserves a fair shot at success and appreciate the experiences each person brings beyond the traditional job requirements. If you’re a close but not exact match with the description, we hope you’ll still consider applying. Want to learn more about life at Klaviyo? Visit

Staff Product Security Engineer

Remote
1 week ago
Toast is driven by building the restaurant platform that helps restaurants adapt, take control, and get back to what they do best: building the businesses they love. Now, more than ever, the Toast team is committed to our customers. We’re taking steps to help restaurants navigate these unprecedented times with technology, resources, and community. Our focus is on building the restaurant platform that helps restaurants adapt, take control, and get

Senior Application Security Engineer

Remote
1 week ago
Toast is driven by building the restaurant platform that helps restaurants adapt, take control, and get back to what they do best: building the businesses they love. Now, more than ever, the Toast team is committed to our customers. We’re taking steps to help restaurants navigate these unprecedented times with technology, resources, and community. Our focus is on building the restaurant platform that helps restaurants adapt, take control, and get

Senior Security Engineer

Greater Boston Area
1 week ago
Who we are  Stavvy is transforming how business is conducted remotely by making complex legal and financial transactions easier, safer, and more accessible to all. Whether we are working to enable title companies to facilitate remote closings in a safe way, better connecting lenders with the businesses they use during the home buying process, or building the next set of tools for the platform, Stavviators (our employees) are disruptors at heart

Principal Application Security Engineer

Remote
1 week ago
Now, more than ever, the Toast team is committed to our customers. We’re taking steps to help restaurants navigate these unprecedented times with technology, resources, and community. Our focus is on building the restaurant platform that helps restaurants adapt, take control, and get back to what they do best: building the businesses they love. And because our technology is purpose-built for restaurants, by restaurant people, restaurants can

Senior Security Software Engineer

Greater Boston Area
1 week ago
Who we are  Stavvy is transforming how business is conducted remotely by making complex legal and financial transactions easier, safer, and more accessible to all. Whether we are working to enable title companies to facilitate remote closings in a safe way, better connecting lenders with the businesses they use during the home buying process, or building the next set of tools for the platform, Stavviators (our employees) are disruptors at heart

Security Operations Engineer

Greater Boston Area
1 week ago
About LogRocket Founded in 2016, LogRocket's goal is to make every experience on the web as perfect as possible. We're solving a huge challenge for product managers and developers - understanding the user experience. LogRocket is the first system that gives these teams complete visibility into their customer's experience using their web apps - through pixel-perfect replays of user sessions and clear insight into logs, errors, and network activity

Principal Application Security Engineer

Cambridge
1 week ago
Who we areAt CarGurus (NASDAQ: CARG), our mission is to give people the power to reach their destination. We started as a small team of developers determined to bring trust and transparency to car shopping. Since then, our history of innovation and go-to-market acceleration has driven industry-leading growth. In fact, we’re the largest and fastest-growing automotive marketplace, and we’ve been profitable for over 15 years. What we doThe market is

Security Operations Engineer

Greater Boston Area
4 months ago
At Klaviyo, we value the unique backgrounds, experiences and perspectives each Klaviyo (we call ourselves Klaviyos) brings to our workplace each and every day. We believe everyone deserves a fair shot at success and appreciate the experiences each person brings beyond the traditional job requirements. If you’re a close but not exact match with the description, we hope you’ll still consider applying. Security Operations Engineer Why you should join

Cloud Security Engineer

Remote
4 months ago
WHO WE ARE: ActBlue is a nonprofit that builds tech and infrastructure for Democratic campaigns, progressive-aligned causes, and people trying to make an impact in order to fuel long-term, people-powered change. If you’ve ever given online to a Democrat or progressive organization, chances are you’ve used our powerful online fundraising platform. We put power in the hands of small-dollar donors and help thousands of groups — from presidential

Security Engineer Salary ranges

The most common Security Engineer salary in Boston is between $130k - $140k.

Average Security Engineer Salary by Company Size

People with the job title Security Engineer make the most at companies with 1,000+ employees, earning $150,521 on average.

Security Engineer Salary by gender

The average Security Engineer salary for women is $167,667 and the average Security Engineer salary for men is $118,701.

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 Boston

Job TitleAverage SalarySalary Range
Junior Software Engineer$91,847
Min: $60K
Max: $155K
QA Analyst$95,215
Min: $73K
Max: $117K
QA Engineer$108,389
Min: $75K
Max: $151K
Front End Developer$109,797
Min: $70K
Max: $175K
Systems Engineer$114,018
Min: $70K
Max: $185K
Software Engineer$116,022
Min: $45K
Max: $210K
Automation Engineer$117,941
Min: $75K
Max: $170K
Hardware Engineer$118,867
Min: $70K
Max: $173K
Data Engineer$119,597
Min: $72K
Max: $180K
Sales Engineer$122,661
Min: $64K
Max: $212K
Game Developer$124,000
Min: $124K
Max: $124K
DevOps Engineer$126,205
Min: $85K
Max: $167K
Database Administrator$129,000
Min: $115K
Max: $142K
Android Developer$130,147
Min: $100K
Max: $175K
Machine Learning Engineer$131,462
Min: $107K
Max: $180K
iOS Developer$133,844
Min: $80K
Max: $179K
Security Engineer$134,021
Min: $88K
Max: $200K
Software Test Engineer$135,700
Min: $73K
Max: $175K
Site Reliability Engineer$143,642
Min: $110K
Max: $205K
Senior Software Engineer$144,807
Min: $90K
Max: $290K
QA Manager$145,000
Min: $125K
Max: $175K
Lead Software Engineer$149,135
Min: $80K
Max: $190K
Data Engineering Manager$162,473
Min: $113K
Max: $205K
Data Architect$165,818
Min: $100K
Max: $205K
Engineering Manager$168,571
Min: $115K
Max: $284K
Principal Software Engineer$173,957
Min: $100K
Max: $287K
Director of Software Engineering$189,701
Min: $140K
Max: $308K
Vice President of Engineering$197,208
Min: $120K
Max: $265K
CTO (Chief Technology Officer)$217,542
Min: $165K
Max: $318K

Skills that affect Security Engineer salaries in Boston

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Linux
1% have this skill
2
Security
1% have this skill
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Talent Strategy
1% have this skill
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Hardware
0% have this skill
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Python
0% have this skill
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Amazon Web Services
0% have this skill

Recent Security Engineer salaries in Boston

$124,607
Yearly Salary
A Senior IT Information Security Analyst reported a yearly salary of $124,607 with +$12,460 in additional cash compensation
3-5 Years of Experience
Male
1,000+ Employees
Boston
$148,000
Yearly Salary
A Principle Information Security Analyst reported a yearly salary of $148,000 with +$14,800 in additional cash compensation
5-7 Years of Experience
Female
1,000+ Employees
Boston
$200,000
Yearly Salary
A Senior Manager IT Information Security reported a yearly salary of $200,000 with +$40,000 in additional cash compensation
7+ Years of Experience
Female
1,000+ Employees
Boston
$155,000
Yearly Salary
A Principle IT Security Analyst reported a yearly salary of $155,000 with +$15,500 in additional cash compensation
5-7 Years of Experience
Female
1,000+ Employees
Boston
$110,000
Yearly Salary
A Trust and Security Engineer reported a yearly salary of $110,000
3-5 Years of Experience
Male
51-200 Employees
Boston
$125,000
Yearly Salary
A Security Engineer reported a yearly salary of $125,000
3-5 Years of Experience
Prefer not to say
1,000+ Employees
Boston
$169,600
Yearly Salary
A Software Security Engineer reported a yearly salary of $169,600
5-7 Years of Experience
Male
51-200 Employees
Boston
$90,000
Yearly Salary
A Security Engineer reported a yearly salary of $90,000
1-3 Years of Experience
Male
11-50 Employees
Boston
$130,000
Yearly Salary
A Security Engineer reported a yearly salary of $130,000 with +$15,000 in additional cash compensation
3-5 Years of Experience
Male
51-200 Employees
Boston
$88,000
Yearly Salary
A Security Engineer reported a yearly salary of $88,000 with +$1,000 in additional cash compensation
3-5 Years of Experience
Male
51-200 Employees
Boston
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