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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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Chicago Companies with the Highest Dev + Engineer Salaries

+48
Mobile, Software
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+24
Professional Services, Software

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 $70,239
Min: $42K
Max: $93K
QA Engineer $77,885
Min: $50K
Max: $110K
Software Test Engineer $90,700
Min: $72K
Max: $120K
Front End Developer $92,036
Min: $60K
Max: $133K
Software Engineer $97,387
Min: $60K
Max: $150K
Android Developer $97,500
Min: $65K
Max: $122K
iOS Developer $100,475
Min: $52K
Max: $160K
Automation Engineer $104,833
Min: $65K
Max: $240K
Salesforce Developer $107,647
Min: $66K
Max: $135K
DevOps Engineer $110,870
Min: $75K
Max: $170K
Security Engineer $112,783
Min: $84K
Max: $135K
Sales Engineer $113,179
Min: $55K
Max: $160K
Data Engineer $114,306
Min: $70K
Max: $165K
QA Manager $119,333
Min: $78K
Max: $170K
Senior Software Engineer $126,538
Min: $85K
Max: $180K
Data Architect $136,250
Min: $114K
Max: $165K
Principal Software Engineer $143,000
Min: $120K
Max: $155K
Engineering Manager $143,729
Min: $101K
Max: $165K
Director of Software Engineering $179,111
Min: $140K
Max: $221K
CTO (Chief Technology Officer) $204,405
Min: $110K
Max: $310K
Vice President of Engineering $211,044
Min: $125K
Max: $500K

Security Engineer jobs in Chicago
43

Information Security Engineer

Chicago
1 week ago
+20
We are looking for a Security Engineer to join our Information Security team in our Chicago, IL, office. As a member of the Info Sec team, you’ll help maintain the security posture of OneMain applications, services, and infrastructure in order to protect against security threats including intrusions, malware, system-level breaches, unauthorized access, insider attacks, and loss of proprietary information.

Cloud Security Engineer

Chicago
1 day 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.

Senior Application Security Engineer

Chicago
5 days ago
+16
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.

Information Security Risk Analyst

Chicago
1 day ago
+10
The successful candidate will also be required to review and assess legal contracts as it pertains to the service providers security posture. The candidate should be able to understand legal terms and definitions and articulate potential security concerns to the Legal teams. The individual will also play a significant role in enhancing and implementing procedures to assess and risk rate the third-party information security program.

Project Coordinator, Information Security

Chicago
1 day ago
+24
This position will be responsible for the management of Security and occasionally IT infrastructure projects usually 5-7 small/medium projects per year. In addition, this individual will be responsible for the design of the security information training program and working with the HR/Training departments for implementation. The coordinator will also be responsible for producing organizational announcements and newsletters as necessary. The coordinator will also be responsible for assigning and tracking security vulnerabilities to ensure that they are patched. Long term, the coordinator will also be involved in the CCC Privacy Administration program.

Senior Director, Information Security

Chicago
6 days ago
+14
The Chief Security Architect (CSA) is a crucial role within TransUnion’s (TU) InfoSec organization, responsible for the continuous evolution and implementation of our enterprise security strategy in partnership with InfoSec leadership team.  To achieve this mission, CSA will be responsible for working with Cyber Security leadership and teams to ensure that TU security platforms and services are designed and implemented to delivery maximum value.  CSA will also work closely with Enterprise Architecture and technology leaders across the organization to enable and safeguard TU’s business direction; TU is a rapidly growing global company, CSA will need to drive a scalable security strategy that allows the company to move quickly yet deliver consistently strong security and protection of TU’s data.  This position will be highly visible across the company, including at executive leadership levels.

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.

Advisor, Information Security

Chicago
1 week ago
+14
Automation: Introduce automation for existing TPRM processes. Develop in-house capabilities for automation of existing TPRM processes. Identify and/or elicit product enhancements from peers as it relates to vendor solutions or in-house capabilities. Assess, and curate multiple threat feeds to enable correlation of security events using available API capabilities across the TPRM toolsets to augment automation. Third Party Monitoring: Evaluate, analyze, and derive actionable threat intelligence from a variety of open source and commercial sources to deliverables quality deliverables to technical and executive audiences. Remediation: Work with Business Partners and Relationship Managers to remediate identified risks to reduce the inherent risk to TransUnion. You will also be responsible for monitoring the remediation of Third Party risks as well. 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.

Scrum Master, Information Security

Chicago
1 week ago
+14
Lead an agile transformation for the Information Security team. Uphold the framework and integrity of scrum practices. Mentor and coach the teams on Agile methodology and Scrum values and process. Partner with the product owners to prioritize support & project work. Facilitate PI (Program Increment) and sprint planning processes, as well as all other scrum ceremonies, and empower team commitment to PI and sprint delivery. Ensure that release deliverables are submitted and that quality standards defined by the team are consistently met (per acceptance criteria and definition of done). Partner with Product Managers, Product Owners, and Technical Leads to identify known/anticipated features, priorities and delivery estimates. Identify and manages dependencies across technology ecosystem (spanning Agile Release Trains) to ensure delivery alignment. Accountable for program level budget and staff forecasting for solutions delivery. Coordinate integration, planning, and delivery across operational and business-facing teams to ensure holistic project success.

Senior Director, Information Security

Chicago
2 weeks ago
+18
Your responsibilities and the primary functions of the Senior Director, Information Security Risk Management Officer are for the design, oversight, and ongoing management of the information security program, including policies, procedures, technical systems, and workforce training in order to maintain the confidentiality, integrity, and availability of data within all FTD Companies Brands. You will address electronic systems architecture and functionality as it affects the safeguards of protected business information assets. You will support information privacy and security requirements; maintenance of confidentiality, integrity, and availability of data as the privacy and security programs integrate; development and maintenance of security policies and procedures including management of security risk assessments, the program budget, security complaints and incident activity, and enforcement; workforce security training and awareness; and application of industry standards and best practices.

Security Analyst

Chicago
5 days ago
+20
Security Analyst 222 W Adams St, 11th Floor Chicago, Illinois, 60606 United States West Monroe isn’t a start-up firm, but we act like one. From day one, our people have the opportunity to make a definitive personal impact for their clients and their careers. What does this mean? It means we seek out the best of the best, and then we challenge them to make us better. If you are looking to be a “behind the scenes” technologist, this isn’t the

Application Security Expert

Chicago
13 hours ago
+20
Application Security Expert 222 W Adams St, 11th Floor Chicago, Illinois, 60606 United States West Monroe isn’t a start-up consulting firm, but we act like one. From day one, our people have the opportunity to make a definitive personal impact for their clients and their careers. What does this mean? It means we seek out the best of the best, and then we challenge them to make us better. If you are looking to be a “behind the scenes”

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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