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Security Engineer salary in Chicago

Average Base Salary in Chicago

$112,783
$4,600
Additional Cash Compensation
$117,383
Total Compensation
Median: $113K
Min: $84K
Max: $135K

How Much Does a Security Engineer Make in Chicago?

The average salary for a Security Engineer in Chicago is $112,783. The average additional cash compensation for a Security Engineer in Chicago is $4,600. The average total compensation for a Security Engineer in Chicago is $117,383. Security Engineer salaries are based on responses gathered by Built In Chicago from anonymous Security Engineer employees in Chicago.

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Security Engineer jobs in Chicago
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Information Security Manager

Chicago
1 week ago
+18
Manager, Information Security - Downers Grove, Illinois FTD Companies, we continually evolve the business by promoting a culture where solutions from the technology group help transform our business through customer-meaningful solutions, innovative technologies, and business-impacting projects. This highly crucial Manager, Information Security & IT Service Center position is responsible for all IT security and related compliance efforts within

Information Security Engineer

Chicago
1 week ago
+18
We are seeking an innovative game changer: a creative problem-solving information security engineer equally comfortable with the needs of the business and a continually evolving technology group. This highly visible position reports to the Manager of Information Security to offer a real challenge and an intriguing opportunity for those that thrive in a transformational environment.

Senior Application Security Engineer

Chicago
1 week ago
+26
Conduct architecture reviews/threat modeling of critical engineering proposals. Advise and direct improvements in software maturity (using SAMM or similar model). Understand and direct improvements to software security QA/QE processes. Oversee, validate, and improve security testing (Pen Testing, DAST, static code analysis). Vulnerability research and proof of concept exploit code development. Work with engineering to resolve security issues.

Cloud Security Engineer

Chicago
3 days ago
+22
The Senior Cloud Security Engineer is considered the Technical Subject Matter Expert when it comes to Cloud & Security Engineering at Arity. This role will design and build Cloud Security solutions that will balance the need for speed and flexibility of Cloud infrastructure and IaaS/PaaS/SaaS applications with the need to protect Arity against ongoing and potential security threats. This role will work with Allstate’s Information Security team to implement and design for Cloud usage throughout the enterprise, enforce compliance with Security policies, controls and function as a technical security SME on various projects. This critical role requires the ability to synthesize radical ideas, and the aptitude to define new security strategies in a global environment.

Associate Engineer- Information Security

Chicago
1 hour ago
+14
Performs basic analysis that follows practices and policies within Identity and Access Management (I&AM) department. Develops solutions to routine problems of limited scope. Work on BeyondTrust BAU tasks and assist with BeyondTrust project roll-out. Build team documentation and knowledge articles. Assist I&AM engineering team on project tasks, training and end user communications.

Lead Engineer, Information Security

Chicago
1 hour ago
+14
Responsible for a designated set of software tools and the security functionality of these tools, including BlueCoat, FirePower IPS/IDs and Imperva products. Lead enhancement efforts for one or more security product implementations. Provide tier-3 support on one or more security products currently in operations at TransUnionServe as the subject matter expert on security issues and provides expert level consultation to the business units. Sign off on architectural designs and lead other team members in the execution of security projects. Provide side by side coaching for less experienced architects and engineers. Manage all aspects of a security project including team members and other business unit partners. Delegate tasks to ensure areas of the project are carried through timely and effectively. Participate in Information Security projects throughout the entire project lifecycle.

Information Security Contracts Advisor

Chicago
1 week ago
+14
Contract Reviews: Review contracts, Master Service Agreements, Business Associate Agreements, Request for Proposals (RFP), Statements of Work (SOW), to determine compliance with TransUnion policies. On all nonstandard contracts, provide redlined recommendations and often work directly with TransUnion attorneys or purchasing staff until consensus has been reached. Provide input to management and assess contractual risk. Provide input to the development of contracts and commercial policies and processes. Provide guidance on contract matters to project managers or other operational staff, including training to new project managers and other employees in contracting practices and procedures.. Collaboration: Build relationships cross functionally and globally with risk stewards, internal stakeholders, and third parties. Promote a risk-aware culture, with effective risk and compliance management practices. Communication: Strong interpersonal, written, and oral communication skills. Ability to effectively communicate to all levels of the organization, including senior management, business stakeholders and third parties. Ensure that risks are promptly and clearly articulated, and escalated appropriately. Process Improvement: Support projects that help improve the assessment process and support our overall Third Party Risk Management strategy. Communicate with management regarding project obstacles and take ownership of their resolution to continue progress towards deliverables and timelines.

Application Security Researcher

West Suburbs
4 days ago
+41
As an Application Security Researcher, you will be a member of the Product Security Team, helping managed the ServiceNow Product Secure Development lifecycle. You will work with internal development teams to review source code and perform dynamic analysis of the ServiceNow platform. In this role you will be responsible for identifying new platform vulnerabilities, managing vulnerability detection processes, coordinating vendor testing efforts and developing automations to assist in vulnerability management. A key part of this position is understanding and documenting common web application vulnerabilities in addition to vulnerabilities specific to the Service Now platform.

Lead Engineer, Cloud Security

Chicago
6 days ago
+14
Cloud Security Engineering is a newly formed DevOps team at TransUnion that focuses on building first-of-its-kind security products and services for the enterprise. As a member of this innovative agile team, you will collaborate with others to develop and maintain capabilities required to secure data and applications operating in dynamic cloud computing environments. In this CI/CD workspace you will construct and integrate security solutions with many popular open source technologies, internally developed applications and cloud native services.

Engineer, Cloud Security

Chicago
6 days ago
+14
Cloud Security Engineering is a newly formed DevOps team at TransUnion that focuses on building first-of-its-kind security products and services for the enterprise. As a member of this innovative agile team, you will collaborate with others to develop and maintain capabilities required to secure data and applications operating in dynamic cloud computing environments. In this CI/CD workspace you will construct and integrate security solutions with many popular open source technologies, internally developed applications and cloud native services.

Cyber Security Analyst

Chicago
2 days ago
+21
As a Cyber Security Analyst, you will ensure the security of Relativity’s corporate IT network and Infrastructure. In this role, the main responsibilities will be to investigate and analyze emerging threats against our assets, identities, and clients. You will also provide actionable remediation guidance to end users and collaborate with highly skilled cyber experts to anticipate and mitigate evolving threats using world-class toolsets and next generation capabilities.

Lead Security Engineer

Chicago
5 days ago
+21
As a Lead Security Engineer of the security development team, you will be responsible for designing, building, deploying, and operating features into the RelativityOne platform that assist in keeping it more secure. You will interact heavily with the other teams across the product security, cyber security, and engineering departments to provide direction and gather needed functionality that will help achieve our goal of building a secure and extensible platform. 

Security Engineer Salary ranges

The most common Security Engineer salary in Chicago 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 $119,000 on average.

Security Engineer Salary by gender

The average Security Engineer salary for women is $101,000 and the average Security Engineer salary for men is $120,714.

Security Engineer Salary by Years of Experience

The average salary for a Security Engineer with 7+ years of experience is $130,400. The average salary for <1 year of experience is $85,000.

Average Dev + Engineer salaries in Chicago

Job Title Average Salary Salary Range
QA Analyst $69,620
Min: $42K
Max: $93K
QA Engineer $77,885
Min: $50K
Max: $110K
Software Test Engineer $90,700
Min: $72K
Max: $120K
Front End Developer $91,908
Min: $60K
Max: $133K
Software Engineer $95,728
Min: $60K
Max: $150K
Android Developer $96,000
Min: $65K
Max: $122K
iOS Developer $100,848
Min: $52K
Max: $160K
Automation Engineer $102,700
Min: $65K
Max: $240K
Salesforce Developer $107,647
Min: $66K
Max: $135K
Sales Engineer $111,601
Min: $55K
Max: $160K
DevOps Engineer $112,000
Min: $75K
Max: $170K
Security Engineer $112,783
Min: $84K
Max: $135K
Data Engineer $116,950
Min: $70K
Max: $165K
QA Manager $119,300
Min: $78K
Max: $170K
Senior Software Engineer $124,936
Min: $87K
Max: $180K
Data Architect $136,250
Min: $114K
Max: $165K
Engineering Manager $143,432
Min: $101K
Max: $165K
Principal Software Engineer $147,375
Min: $120K
Max: $210K
Director of Software Engineering $180,950
Min: $140K
Max: $221K
CTO (Chief Technology Officer) $200,718
Min: $110K
Max: $310K
Vice President of Engineering $211,044
Min: $125K
Max: $500K

Chicago Companies with the Highest Dev + Engineer Salaries

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Mobile, Software
Marketing Tech, Software
+24
Professional Services, Software

Recent Security Engineer salaries in Chicago

$135,000
Yearly Salary
A Security Engineer reported a yearly salary of $135,000 with +$6,200 in additional cash compensation
7+ Years of Experience
Male
500+ Employees
Chicago
$118,000
Yearly Salary
A Security Engineer reported a yearly salary of $118,000
5-7 Years of Experience
Female
500+ Employees
Chicago
$125,000
Yearly Salary
A Security Engineer reported a yearly salary of $125,000
7+ Years of Experience
Male
201-500 Employees
Chicago
$130,000
Yearly Salary
A Security Engineer reported a yearly salary of $130,000
7+ Years of Experience
Male
500+ Employees
Chicago
$130,000
Yearly Salary
A Security Engineer reported a yearly salary of $130,000
7+ Years of Experience
Male
500+ Employees
Chicago
$132,000
Yearly Salary
A Security Engineer reported a yearly salary of $132,000 with +$3,000 in additional cash compensation
7+ Years of Experience
Male
201-500 Employees
Chicago
$125,000
Yearly Salary
A Security Engineer reported a yearly salary of $125,000
201-500 Employees
Chicago
$94,000
Yearly Salary
A Security Engineer reported a yearly salary of $94,000
201-500 Employees
Chicago
$130,000
Yearly Salary
A Security Engineer reported a yearly salary of $130,000
500+ Employees
Chicago
$130,000
Yearly Salary
A Security Engineer reported a yearly salary of $130,000
500+ Employees
Chicago
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