Security Engineer salary in New York

Average Base Salary in New York

$136,135
$30,938
Additional Cash Compensation
$167,073
Total Compensation
Median: $136K
Min: $70K
Max: $252K

How Much Does a Security Engineer Make in New York?

The average salary for a Security Engineer in New York is $136,135. The average additional cash compensation for a Security Engineer in New York is $30,938. The average total compensation for a Security Engineer in New York is $167,073. Security Engineer salaries are based on responses gathered by Built In NYC from anonymous Security Engineer employees in New York.

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Security Engineer jobs in NYC

Application Security Engineer

Greater NYC Area
4 days ago
+53
The security team at Peloton has oversight into the security practices of the entire organization, instantiating security policies and best practices, as well as automation of these policies/practices where possible. We are looking for an Application Security Engineer to join our growing team to work across the company. As an Application Security Engineer, you would ensure the security of Peloton's products and services.

IT Security Manager

Greater NYC Area
2 weeks ago
+31
The IT Security Manager will be responsible for developing and managing the global IT security function in the CISO office. He will own and drive the global rollout of a robust and formal approach to deliver the IT security programs and solutions across all technology platforms and business environments. At its core, he will ensure appropriate implementation and operation of IT security controls such as network security, threat and vulnerability management, penetration testing, asset management and protection, security architecture and cloud security, etc. based on the appropriate risk to technology and business environments. He will ensure that the risk to the organization’s information posed by a variety of cyber threats is minimized, and when cyber-attacks occur or data are stolen or compromised, these incidents are dealt with promptly and effectively and the chance of that particular type of incident recurring is minimized.

Content Infrastructure Security Engineer

Greater NYC Area
5 days ago
+53
As a Content Security Engineer at Peloton, you'll be a part of the core team that keeps client infrastructure redundant, scalable, and secure. The Streaming Engineering team is responsible for creating, protecting, and monitoring Peloton’s streaming infrastructure. We do this by developing and maintaining a media asset workflow that manages both live and video on demand (VOD) content. Ultimately, the goal is to ensure the highest quality video content for our members. Our team also works with the production team to manage the automated ingestion of new media. We also collaborate with software engineering to improve the quality of asset management. 

Lead Security Engineer

Greater NYC Area
2 weeks ago
+37
As the Senior Security Engineer you’d join our growing InfoSec team helping to build a robust security culture. You’d work very closely with our Site Reliability Engineering, Application Engineering and Tech Ops teams to ensure Policygenius is doing all we can to protect the company’s and our customer’s data.   You will have the mindset of a technology partner and enabler who is seen as a trusted adviser. You will be able to educate, advise on system design, implement/configure/monitor security tools, and help drive an appreciation for security.  If you like to better secure, introduce automation and reduce risks then this role’s for you.

Security Engineer

Greater NYC Area
1 week ago
+52
About adMarketplace With 20 years of search marketing expertise our goal is to add value to every search. On the simplest level we are the largest consumer search technology platform outside of Google and Bing. adMarketplace delivers incremental search traffic across native channels, including mobile apps, consumer sites, and browsers. Our technology enables audiences to skip search results pages and navigate directly to trusted sites in moments

Senior Security Engineer

Remote
2 days ago
+23
We're looking for our first dedicated security hire who will be responsible for improving and assuring the security of our technical infrastructure. Our ideal teammate has a breadth of security design and implementation experience and is comfortable working with stakeholders across the team. This individual is excited to play a meaningful hands-on role in the launch of a new business unit that is dramatically expanding Imagen's cloud infrastructure, network, and endpoint footprint (and associated security needs!). This role will report to our VP of Engineering.

Senior Security Engineer

Greater NYC Area
3 weeks ago
+25
As a Senior Security Engineer at Namely, you will be responsible for supporting the ongoing security operations of a platform that 1,400+ companies use to manage their employees and payroll. You will be a technical leader and contribute to the overall security strategy across the organization. The ideal candidate is a collaborative and diligent problem-solver with in-depth experience in IT and cloud security and has a strong track record of delivering high-quality results. You’ll have the chance to work in an open and collaborative environment, shape Namely’s engineering culture, and have ample opportunities to grow and accelerate your career.

Senior Security Engineer - Vulnerability & Infrastructure

Greater NYC Area
1 week ago
+50
Hardening our containers, servers, and networks against exploitation and privilege escalation. Provide subject matter expertise on security requirements for certifications like ISO 27001, SOC2, PCI DSS. Instrument systems and networks to enable rapid detection of and response to outliers, intrusions and abuse. Implement security tests and practices inside Continuous Delivery/Continuous Integration environments. Develop security tooling for detection and prevention.

Application Security Engineer

Greater NYC Area
4 days ago
+43
We are looking for a software-focused security engineer who is excited for the challenge in building a secure product from the ground up. As a member of a growing team in a fast-moving startup, this individual will have the opportunity to drive key cornerstones of our product security. If you love to code, have unique ideas in solving security issues, and are motivated by the challenge of securing a product relied on by some of the world’s largest companies, this role is for you.

Application Security Engineer

Greater NYC Area
1 week ago
+32
As an application security engineer, you will be part of a small, dynamic team that reviews highly trusted code on behalf of our clients. On any given day, you may be building cheats for DRM'd video games, exploiting elevation of privilege vulnerabilities in kernel drivers, or reviewing isolation primitives intended to contain the effects of exploitation. Since our team is small, you will own everything that you do and play a key role in conceiving of new projects. You will collaborate frequently with our R&D team to help secure funding from government agencies for software security research that advances the state of the art, both within our team and the industry at large.

Senior Application Security Engineer

Greater NYC Area
1 week ago
+30
Assess the application threat landscape by architecture reviews and threat modeling. Perform validation of security controls to ensure adherence with industry best practices. Evaluate and operationalize security tools by integrating with the development environment and commit/build pipelines. Review security test results from vulnerability scans, penetration testing and propose appropriate remediation or mitigation controls. Take initiative in driving internal security and privacy initiatives.  Participate in incident response and analysis.  Help with HITRUST and SOC audits.

Application Security Engineer

Remote
1 week ago
+51
We are looking for an Information Security Engineer to join our team to help us build and secure the Integral Ad Science (IAS) infrastructure and security operations. As part of the Information Security team you will participate and collaborate with multiple Product and R&D teams to ensure that the IAS Platform and our architecture remains secure and compliant.  We are a small but growing group of dedicated hard working individuals working to secure IAS relying on our experience and industry standards and we are looking for a dynamic, personable individual to join this team.  If you enjoy the pace of the changing security landscape and an environment where you can make a direct and visible impact, then IAS is the place for you.

Security Engineer Salary ranges

The most common Security Engineer salary in New York is between $140k - $150k.

Average Security Engineer Salary by Company Size

People with the job title Security Engineer make the most at companies with 11-50 employees, earning $150,000 on average.

Security Engineer Salary by gender

The average Security Engineer salary for women is $119,800 and the average Security Engineer salary for men is $148,360.

Security Engineer Salary by Years of Experience

The average salary for a Security Engineer with 7+ years of experience is $172,929. The average salary for <1 year of experience is $94,333.

Average Dev + Engineer salaries in New York

Job Title Average Salary Salary Range
QA Analyst $76,989
Min: $55K
Max: $100K
Junior Software Engineer $88,252
Min: $42K
Max: $135K
Software Test Engineer $96,500
Min: $65K
Max: $135K
QA Engineer $97,933
Min: $60K
Max: $145K
Automation Engineer $102,793
Min: $70K
Max: $146K
Salesforce Developer $110,708
Min: $76K
Max: $180K
Systems Engineer $114,667
Min: $85K
Max: $180K
Front End Developer $115,380
Min: $70K
Max: $175K
Hardware Engineer $121,000
Min: $100K
Max: $142K
Android Developer $122,250
Min: $50K
Max: $200K
Data Engineer $123,246
Min: $75K
Max: $200K
Software Engineer $126,773
Min: $65K
Max: $240K
Sales Engineer $126,790
Min: $46K
Max: $185K
Machine Learning Engineer $127,000
Min: $105K
Max: $142K
QA Manager $127,294
Min: $84K
Max: $195K
Site Reliability Engineer $129,375
Min: $100K
Max: $180K
iOS Developer $132,803
Min: $83K
Max: $250K
Game Developer $136,000
Min: $136K
Max: $136K
Security Engineer $136,135
Min: $70K
Max: $252K
DevOps Engineer $139,644
Min: $90K
Max: $200K
Data Architect $144,464
Min: $85K
Max: $260K
Database Administrator $147,000
Min: $147K
Max: $147K
Data Engineering Manager $147,000
Min: $115K
Max: $179K
Senior Software Engineer $155,791
Min: $110K
Max: $225K
Principal Software Engineer $166,268
Min: $126K
Max: $240K
Lead Software Engineer $170,970
Min: $130K
Max: $225K
Engineering Manager $181,186
Min: $95K
Max: $265K
Director of Software Engineering $207,500
Min: $140K
Max: $420K
Vice President of Engineering $221,469
Min: $160K
Max: $305K
CTO (Chief Technology Officer) $249,435
Min: $120K
Max: $426K

Skills that affect Security Engineer salaries in New York

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Security
1% have this skill
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Python
1% have this skill
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Linux
1% have this skill
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Amazon Web Services
1% have this skill
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Java
0% have this skill
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SQL
0% have this skill

Recent Security Engineer salaries in New York

$167,000
Yearly Salary
A Senior Information Security Engineer reported a yearly salary of $167,000
7+ Years of Experience
Male
51-200 Employees
New York
$120,000
Yearly Salary
A Security Engineer reported a yearly salary of $120,000 with +$10,000 in additional cash compensation
< 1 Year of Experience
Female
51-200 Employees
New York
$155,000
Yearly Salary
A Security Engineer reported a yearly salary of $155,000 with +$20,000 in additional cash compensation
1-3 Years of Experience
Male
51-200 Employees
New York
$200,000
Yearly Salary
A Security Engineer reported a yearly salary of $200,000 with +$200,000 in additional cash compensation
7+ Years of Experience
Male
51-200 Employees
New York
$95,000
Yearly Salary
A Infosec Engineer reported a yearly salary of $95,000
1-3 Years of Experience
Male
201-500 Employees
New York
$115,000
Yearly Salary
A Security Engineer reported a yearly salary of $115,000 with +$10,000 in additional cash compensation
3-5 Years of Experience
Male
1,000+ Employees
New York
$150,000
Yearly Salary
A Security Engineer reported a yearly salary of $150,000 with +$70,000 in additional cash compensation
1-3 Years of Experience
Male
501-1,000 Employees
New York
1-5 Reports
$155,000
Yearly Salary
A Security Engineer reported a yearly salary of $155,000 with +$15,500 in additional cash compensation
3-5 Years of Experience
Male
501-1,000 Employees
New York
$150,000
Yearly Salary
A Security Engineer reported a yearly salary of $150,000
5-7 Years of Experience
Prefer not to say
201-500 Employees
New York
$115,000
Yearly Salary
A Security Engineer reported a yearly salary of $115,000 with +$11,500 in additional cash compensation
3-5 Years of Experience
Male
501-1,000 Employees
New York
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