Security Engineer salary in California

Average salary
$150,500/yr
Based on 184 income tax records
$55,000
$758,500
Age:
Average salary by age
18-25
26-35
36-45
46-55
56+
 
$130K
 
$161K
 
$148K
 
$150K
$55,000
$758,500
How much do Security Engineers make?
The average total salary for a Security Engineer is $150,500 per year. This is based on data from 184 TurboTax users who reported their occupation as Security Engineer and includes taxable wages, tips, bonuses, and more. Security Engineer salary can vary between $55,000 to $758,500 depending on factors including education, skills, experience, employer & location. Read more
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Based on income reported to the IRS in box 1 of W-2.

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Security Engineer salary by company

Employer
Average salary per year*
Salary range**
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Google, California
11 income tax records
$328,500/yr
$193K – $758K

Security Engineer demographics in California

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54% are single
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46% are married
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30% have kids
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50% own a home

Effective Tax Rates for Security Engineers in California

184 full-time salaries from 2019
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The average salary for a security engineer in California is $150,500 per year. Security engineer salaries in California can vary between $55,000 to $758,500 and depend on various factors, including skills, experience, employer, bonuses, tips, and more.

This data is exclusive to Mint Salary and is based on 184 tax returns from TurboTax customers who reported their occupation as security engineer.

The following cities offer the highest salaries for security engineers in California: San Jose, CA ($215,500 a year), San Francisco, CA ($193,000 a year), and Los Angeles, CA ($160,500 a year).
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Total salary amounts here include total taxable wages, tips, prizes and other compensation. Salaries here are not representative of the total population and may reflect different levels of experience or education. Learn more
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Total salary ranges shown here exclude outliers.