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Security Engineer salary in Austin

Average Base Salary in Austin

$136,385
$9,575
Additional Cash Compensation
$145,960
Total Compensation
Median: $136K
Min: $112K
Max: $170K

How Much Does a Security Engineer Make in Austin?

The average salary for a Security Engineer in Austin is $136,385. The average additional cash compensation for a Security Engineer in Austin is $9,575. The average total compensation for a Security Engineer in Austin is $145,960. Security Engineer salaries are based on responses gathered by Built In Austin from anonymous Security Engineer employees in Austin.

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Security Engineer jobs in Austin

Application Security Engineer

Austin
2 days ago
+41
The Application Security Engineer is expected to identify solutions for common security problems while participating in a broader agile Application Security team working on security reviews, building relationships with developers and engineers across the organization, and executing complex projects with minimal oversight. The Application Security Engineer is responsible for promoting, designing, and evaluating application security in all phases of the application life cycle. He/she is also responsible for application security and influencing, building, and assisting with information security challenges within applications.

IT Security Manager

Austin
1 week ago
+21
Security at Cloudflare is a focused team committed to helping secure both Cloudflare and our customers. In this role, you will lead various initiatives partnering with IT and our security team including corporate network and infrastructure, secure supply chain, asset and endpoint management, SaaS configurations, among others. 

Principal Security Engineer

Austin
1 day ago
+20
Assist in designing, building, and reviewing security-related services and functionality of web applications, mobile applications, and desktop applications. Scope and perform security reviews of web applications, mobile applications, desktop applications, and private and public cloud environments. Provide engineers with well-researched security advice to demonstrate vulnerabilities and...

Staff Security Engineer

Austin
3 days ago
+45
Lead the software security program in Optimizely Engineering- ensure that security is baked in to everything we build at every step of the software development lifecycle. Grow a culture of security in Engineering - we do fun things like security happy hours, pizza and t-shirts. Maintain our software security awareness program and ensure 100% of engineers stay informed annually of top security risks and best practices. Create security policy, standards, procedures and guidelines for engineering. Perform security reviews of PRDs and technical design documents. Measure and grow security maturity across engineering. Triage security issues and provide recommended fixes. Facilitate independent security assessments and penetration tests. Evaluate new tools, processes, and frameworks; Drive adoption of the best ones. Review and respond to new security threats.

Product Security Engineer

Austin
5 days ago
+21
Work alongside and product engineers and designers, providing security insight from design to inception to launch and beyond. Perform application security design reviews against new products and services. Perform code and design reviews of internal products and services. Track, prioritize, and evaluate risk of security issues. Build internal security tools that help fix security problems at scale Champion security in the engineering organization.

Security Engineer - Vulnerability Management

Austin
1 week ago
+41
The Vulnerability Management Security Engineer is expected to identify solutions for common security problems while participating in a broader Cyber Security team focused on building relationships with developers and engineers across the organization, and executing complex projects with minimal oversight. You will be responsible for ensuring all vulnerabilities identified via any bug detection, vulnerability testing, or security assessment technology is tracked and remediated. He/she is also responsible establishing strong working relationships across our organization to drive our software and systems to a better security stance through remediation of vulnerabilities. This person can expect to report on status of remediation to various risk oversight committees and other executive forums as we drive remediation.

Director, Security Engineering

Austin
1 week ago
+45
Lead the security engineering team and the software security program at Optimizely. The security engineering team supports Optimizely’s product development team to ensure that security is baked in throughout our infrastructure and software development lifecycle.

Senior Product Security Engineer

Austin
1 week ago
+21
Champion security in the engineering organization. Work alongside engineers and provide security insight from the design phase to maintenance. Perform application security design reviews against new products and services. Help engineers build and test security controls. Be the voice of our most paranoid customers. As the first product security engineer in this location, you’ll be the on-site application security expert. Build internal security tools that help fix security problems at a massive scale.

Senior Security Engineer - Infrastructure

Austin
1 week ago
+21
Work to ensure our global infrastructure is secure from all attacks, ranging from “script kiddies” to nation states. Mentor junior members of the team. Build internal security tools that help fix security problems at a massive scale. Be a technical lead, driving products from inception to completion with other members of the security team, as well as engineering teams across the company.

Cyber Security Engineer

Austin
1 week ago
+41
As a Cyber Security Engineer, you will be part of a highly functioning and ambitious team that plays a key role in supporting the migration and deployment of platforms and applications into the Cloud. You will need to be a big-picture strategic thinker, someone with extreme attention to details and who can autonomously drive initiatives throughout the company. This position is an exciting role for you if you are eager to help drive enterprise initiatives as member of the Architecture team, while guiding our vulnerability management program in a new direction. The Cyber Security team values ambitious-entrepreneurial attitude and fosters an environment for professional growth and career development. You should be an excellent communicator and confident to ask the tough questions, to challenge the status quo, and inspire change. You will be a meaningful culture carrier for the organization, who models the right behaviors for the team, and helps craft a shared sense of leadership and accountability across technology.

Lead Information Infrastructure Security Engineer

Austin
5 days ago
+24
We are looking for a full-time Lead Information Security Engineer, who wants to make an impact at every level of society through protecting more than 60,000 merchants sitting on the BigCommerce e-commerce SaaS platform. By protecting our merchants you will be powering innovators, creative thinkers, entrepreneurs and business owners around the world to be successful at each stage of their business. 

Cloud Security Lead

Austin
4 weeks ago
+31
RapidDeploy is looking for a Cloud Security Lead (aka Security DevOps Lead) lead with proven skills in security automation, infrastructure deployment and operations, and defensive excellence. This role will help shape the face of emergency communications by working to build highly-available and highly-secure systems that save people’s lives. The Cloud Security Lead will report directly to RapidDeploy’s CISO and work closely with a team of exceptional and dedicated software developers and engineers. This is a senior role meant for a creative, precise, and motivated person with a strong background in cloud-native solutions and modern software development processes and tooling.

Security Engineer Salary ranges

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

Average Security Engineer Salary by Company Size

People with the job title Security Engineer make the most at companies with 201-500 employees, earning $138,667 on average.

Security Engineer Salary by gender

The average Security Engineer salary for women is $135,000 and the average Security Engineer salary for men is $145,625.

Security Engineer Salary by Years of Experience

The average salary for a Security Engineer with 7+ years of experience is $147,875. The average salary for <1 year of experience is $81,000.

Average Dev + Engineer salaries in Austin

Job Title Average Salary Salary Range
QA Analyst $66,550
Min: $42K
Max: $103K
QA Engineer $78,515
Min: $40K
Max: $115K
Software Test Engineer $86,417
Min: $61K
Max: $120K
Front End Developer $91,707
Min: $65K
Max: $150K
Salesforce Developer $102,385
Min: $70K
Max: $125K
Data Engineer $103,270
Min: $55K
Max: $135K
Sales Engineer $103,630
Min: $68K
Max: $152K
Automation Engineer $104,700
Min: $79K
Max: $130K
Android Developer $105,400
Min: $73K
Max: $125K
iOS Developer $108,594
Min: $85K
Max: $122K
Software Engineer $111,361
Min: $71K
Max: $188K
DevOps Engineer $112,091
Min: $84K
Max: $141K
Data Architect $129,688
Min: $98K
Max: $153K
Senior Software Engineer $131,505
Min: $64K
Max: $185K
QA Manager $131,600
Min: $110K
Max: $150K
Security Engineer $136,385
Min: $112K
Max: $170K
Engineering Manager $142,959
Min: $120K
Max: $164K
Principal Software Engineer $153,050
Min: $120K
Max: $275K
Director of Software Engineering $169,034
Min: $140K
Max: $228K
Vice President of Engineering $221,824
Min: $164K
Max: $265K
CTO (Chief Technology Officer) $251,563
Min: $130K
Max: $435K

Recent Security Engineer salaries in Austin

$135,000
Yearly Salary
A Security Engineer reported a yearly salary of $135,000
7+ Years of Experience
Female
201-500 Employees
Austin
$149,000
Yearly Salary
A Security Engineer reported a yearly salary of $149,000 with +$3,800 in additional cash compensation
7+ Years of Experience
Male
201-500 Employees
Austin
$130,000
Yearly Salary
A Security Engineer reported a yearly salary of $130,000 with +$19,500 in additional cash compensation
5-7 Years of Experience
Prefer not to say
500+ Employees
Austin
$135,000
Yearly Salary
A Senior Security Engineer reported a yearly salary of $135,000
7+ Years of Experience
Female
500+ Employees
Austin
$142,000
Yearly Salary
A Information Security Engineer reported a yearly salary of $142,000
7+ Years of Experience
Male
500+ Employees
Austin
$170,000
Yearly Salary
A Product Security Engineer reported a yearly salary of $170,000 with +$10,000 in additional cash compensation
7+ Years of Experience
Male
500+ Employees
Austin
$132,000
Yearly Salary
A Security Engineer reported a yearly salary of $132,000
5-7 Years of Experience
Male
201-500 Employees
Austin
$120,000
Yearly Salary
A Security Engineer reported a yearly salary of $120,000
3-5 Years of Experience
Male
500+ Employees
Austin
$142,000
Yearly Salary
A Security Engineer reported a yearly salary of $142,000
7+ Years of Experience
Male
500+ Employees
Austin
$150,000
Yearly Salary
A Security Engineer reported a yearly salary of $150,000
7+ Years of Experience
Male
500+ Employees
Austin
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