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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.

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Security Engineer jobs in Boston
16

Security Solutions Analyst - Sales Engineering

Greater Boston Area
2 days ago
+24
Overview: Rapid7 is looking for a motivated individual to join our Americas pre- sales organization. The Security Solutions Analyst will work with the sales team in a pre-sales role to develop and position solutions involving Rapid7’s security solutions. They will work as an equal partner with our sales team in matching up customers with Rapid7's security solutions. If you are comfortable going toe-to-toe in a technical discussion with engineers

Manager, Network Security and Engineering

Greater Boston Area
1 week ago
+24
We are looking for a creative person to lead our savvy network team, who understands that technology is meant to empower people. You will be part of a community which is fanatical about security and on a mission to make an impact in the global technology ecosystem.

Security Engineer

Greater Boston Area
1 day ago
+14
As a member of the Agero Security Team, this position is responsible for protecting data and information systems from unauthorized access, use, disclosure, disruption, modification or destruction; and protecting information and other valuable assets stored within facilities. This role covers systems that are located on premise or in the cloud and assists with developing network security to protect electronic information in transit over networks. The Security Engineer will be involved in a wide range of projects including developing methodologies requiring security best practices and use of industry standards, such as ISO 27001/2:2013, CIS, etc. Responsibilities include helping to maintain compliance to major governance and regulatory standards such as: PCI Data Security Standards, Massachusetts Data Protection Regulations, GDPR and other data protection standards. The Security Engineer will also work to ensure successful completion of vulnerability audits and assessments, as required.

Security Engineer

Greater Boston Area
1 day 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.

Security Engineer

Watertown
5 days ago
+25
As a Security Engineer in a fast-paced Software Engineering team at Markforged, you will grow and lead the secured Software development & deployment lifecycle processes and practices for cloud, IoT and hybrid systems. We move at a breakneck speed but refuse to compromise on quality, and security is an integral part of our deliverables. Your security solutions will protect company's software assets & directly influence our future. You will have opportunity to do interdisciplinary work on physical systems and learn from best-of-the-best engineers across MatSci, Mech-E, EE, and Software.

Sr Security Engineer

Greater Boston Area
13 hours ago
+20
To support our continued growth, Interactions is hiring a Sr Security Engineer. The Sr Security Engineer is responsible for the overall security of the Interactions Virtual Assistant Cloud Platform. The Sr Security Engineer will collaborate with peers in the Operations teams and with upper management to plan, implement, operate and improve the security controls for the multi-site, 24x7 infrastructure and solutions that make up the Platform. The Sr Information Security Engineer must stay current with emerging cyber threats through security bulletins, external peer groups, and information security circles. Our customers demand stringent security and privacy requirements which you will play a critical role in implementing, monitoring and maintaining.

Software Security Engineer

Watertown
1 day ago
+25
As a Security Engineer in a fast-paced software engineering team at Markforged, you will be a strong and independent team member passionate about securing cloud and IoT environments. You have demonstrable experience developing a secure software development lifecycle, building vulnerability management programs, and implementing security incident and event management systems. In this role you will also be a part of Markforged’s cross-functional security team spanning IT security, risk and compliance, and application security.

Applications Security Engineer

Greater Boston Area
3 days ago
+20
You will perform security code reviews, work closely with other Acquia software engineers to enhance our platform security, meet compliance requirements, and build new security features. You will also support and audit application and infrastructure vulnerability tests on a wide variety of Acquia products. Top candidates will enjoy analyzing software designs and implementations from a security perspective and will be experienced at discovering subtle security issues that appear under unexpected threat scenarios.

Technical Lead, Security Engineer

Greater Boston Area
5 days ago
+29
Our Technical Lead, Security Engineer will sit on the engineering team and ensure the highest level of security standards for our infrastructure and production applications. We are a team of smart, highly motivated engineers that place a high value on craftsmanship and the security and scalability of our infrastructure. We’re growing extremely fast and are taking on the exciting challenges of keeping up with new product development and scaling our services to support higher volume and more clients. We’re looking for a talented engineer to help us maintain a high standard of security across our platform as we tackle these challenges.

Security Engineer - Backend Development

Greater Boston Area
5 days ago
+39
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’.

Information Security Engineer

Greater Boston Area
1 week ago
+11
The information security engineer will play an integral role in protecting Drizly’s customer information, responsible for ensuring Drizly’s data and information is protected from threats and vulnerabilities, internal and external. This role will define the company’s security strategy, policies, and practices and elevate the company’s privacy and security culture. You will tell us what we need to do to be responsibly secure, and then help us get there. Working with our infrastructure team, the information security engineer will help identify security gaps in our cloud infrastructure and drive remediation activities to close those gaps. While protecting customer data, this person will also ensure that Drizly is following best practices and compliance with all regulations on the handling of sensitive data.

Senior Application Security Engineer

Greater Boston Area
3 weeks ago
+17
Reporting to the Lead Application Security Engineer in London, you will play an important role in driving the security mindset into the teams who are responsible for the applications they create, maintain and run. The successful candidate will help build a network of champions, define standards/guidelines, evaluate security products and technologies and strengthen our defenses through the SDLC.

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 $94,512
Min: $70K
Max: $161K
Software Test Engineer $96,000
Min: $68K
Max: $125K
Front End Developer $99,564
Min: $62K
Max: $140K
Salesforce Developer $101,357
Min: $76K
Max: $110K
Automation Engineer $107,000
Min: $82K
Max: $158K
Software Engineer $109,181
Min: $47K
Max: $158K
iOS Developer $109,200
Min: $77K
Max: $155K
Android Developer $109,692
Min: $80K
Max: $157K
Data Engineer $113,095
Min: $75K
Max: $154K
Sales Engineer $113,471
Min: $55K
Max: $160K
Data Architect $122,607
Min: $80K
Max: $183K
Security Engineer $123,429
Min: $65K
Max: $156K
DevOps Engineer $124,860
Min: $85K
Max: $175K
Senior Software Engineer $127,340
Min: $90K
Max: $175K
Engineering Manager $143,184
Min: $109K
Max: $205K
QA Manager $147,875
Min: $136K
Max: $165K
Principal Software Engineer $157,329
Min: $110K
Max: $210K
Director of Software Engineering $179,848
Min: $162K
Max: $198K
CTO (Chief Technology Officer) $187,056
Min: $90K
Max: $260K
Vice President of Engineering $203,714
Min: $150K
Max: $272K

Boston Companies with the Highest Dev + Engineer Salaries

Skills that affect Security Engineer salaries in Boston

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C
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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.NET
2% have this skill
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Linux
2% have this skill
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Java
2% have this skill

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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