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Engineer Cyber Security Salary
in Virginia, United States

$121,472 (USD)

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Last updated: February 18, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for an Engineer Cyber Security is $121,472 a year and $58 an hour in Virginia, United States. The average salary range for an Engineer Cyber Security is between $85,514 and $150,639. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in Virginia, United States.

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Job Summary

  • Develops and implements advanced cyber defense solutions and changes for organizations, safeguards the corporate infrastructure from infiltrations of exfiltration, and assures that the system is built to specification and is deployed successfully.
  • Designs, maintains, and operates highly complex and high secure communications network environments.
  • Performs in-depth network security analysis, and conducts preliminary incident response, event analysis, and threat intelligence.
  • Reviews security events that could be a detriment to the organization’s overall security stance.
Engineer Cyber Security Job Prevalence in Virginia, United States

Job family: Information Security Analysts

Job family population: 105,250

Estimated population of Engineer Cyber Security jobs: 7,263

Rate of error: 2.2%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
5 Year Change:
16 %


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Engineer Cyber Security Job Listings for Virginia, United States

Cyber Security Engineer Senior
Feb 15
Fairfax, VA, USA
MKS2 Technologies is looking for a Senior Cyber Security Engineer II in Fairfax, VA. Qualified candidates must be a US Citizen and be willing to obtain the necessary level of clearance needed for the ...
Cyber Security Engineer / Information Systems Security Engineer (ISSE)
Feb 5
Reston, VA, USA
Mantis Security Corporation
Cyber Security Engineer / Information Systems Security Engineer (ISSE) (TS/SCI) Locations: Reston, VA or Washington, DC Description: Mantis Security is seeking for immediate placement a highly ...
Cyber Security Engineer (Sustainment Team) (Security Clearance required)
Feb 16
Alexandria, United States
Various U.S. Employers
The Cyber Security Engineer will need to be a self-starter with good analytical and problem-solving skills, flexibility, good judgment and the ability to work on concurrent tasks in an effective ...
Feb 15
Arlington, United States
Various U.S. Employers
CYBER SECURITY ENGINEER - TS/SCI CLEARANCE - Arlington, VA featured jobs search jobs login / create profile Search Affinity Executive Search Job Seekers Apply For A Job Today All Jobs Featured Jobs ...
Senior Network Cyber Security Engineer/Architect - Arlington
Feb 5
Arlington, Virginia, USA
Addx Corporation
Position: Senior Network Cyber Security Engineer/Architect Location: Arlington, VA Job Id: 283 # of Openings: 1 Cyber Security Engineer/Architect: At least 5 years of experience in the IT ...
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