Security Engineer salary in Los Angeles

Average Base Salary in Los Angeles

$116,806
$12,413
Additional Cash Compensation
$129,219
Total Compensation
Median: $117K
Min: $85K
Max: $185K

How Much Does a Security Engineer Make in Los Angeles?

The average salary for a Security Engineer in Los Angeles is $116,806. The average additional cash compensation for a Security Engineer in Los Angeles is $12,413. The average total compensation for a Security Engineer in Los Angeles is $129,219. Security Engineer salaries are based on responses gathered by Built In Los Angeles from anonymous Security Engineer employees in Los Angeles.

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Security Engineer jobs in Los Angeles

Staff Application Security Engineer

Greater LA Area
1 week ago
+55
As a Principal Security Engineer on our Infrastructure team, you’ll join a group of highly skilled Site Reliability, Security, Data Services and Production Engineers to support the Procore platform running on over 2,300 cloud-based systems. As a member of this group, you’ll be directly responsible for the security and uptime of cloud-based production systems ensuring the platform and services are secure and available 24/7/365.

Senior Application Security Engineer (Remote)

El Segundo
1 week ago
+50
AuditBoard is looking for a passionate and experienced Senior Application Security Engineer, who will defend AuditBoard applications and drive innovative solutions to software security challenges. This position will serve as a Security Champion to the AuditBoard engineering team - assisting them with implementing security best practice at every layer of the SDLC. 

Director, Information Security & Compliance Products

Greater LA Area
6 days ago
+50
We are looking for an Information Security / Compliance Leader that is looking for an opportunity to transform this industry by building the next generation of IT GRC & Information Security Compliance software. In this role, you will serve as the product leader for AuditBoard’s Information Security & Compliance product line, applying your industry expertise and business acumen to lead AuditBoard’s growth in this space. You will be responsible for shaping our products and services, and managing their success through the entire goto-market lifecycle.

Security Architect, IT

Remote
3 days ago
+55
As a Security Architect, IT, you’ll join the Office of the CIO to help assess and drive all aspects of our information security program in a multifaceted, growing business. Working alongside the Sr. Director of IT Security and the Sr. Director of Product Security, you’ll innovate, lead, and advocate to ensure that our world-class security solutions continue to keep pace with our demanding business requirements. You’ll work closely with our global Security Engineering, Compliance, and Governance teams to design and implement programs that both maintain and improve our high-security expectations

Security Architect, IT

Greater LA Area
3 days ago
+55
As a Security Architect, IT, you’ll join the Office of the CIO to help assess and drive all aspects of our information security program in a multifaceted, growing business. Working alongside the Sr. Director of IT Security and the Sr. Director of Product Security, you’ll innovate, lead, and advocate to ensure that our world-class security solutions continue to keep pace with our demanding business requirements. You’ll work closely with our global Security Engineering, Compliance, and Governance teams to design and implement programs that both maintain and improve our high-security expectations

Security Engineer

Orange County
5 hours ago
+47
Viant is seeking a qualified Security Engineer who will ensure our internal applications and infrastructure are designed with the highest security standards in mind. The Security Engineer will be tasked with improving security of the company’s infrastructure, protecting against security threats including intrusions, malware, system-level breaches, unauthorized access, insider attacks and loss of proprietary information. 

Staff Data Privacy & Security Engineer

Remote
3 days ago
+55
As a Staff Privacy & Security Engineer, you’ll be a key member of the Privacy & Security Engineering team, within the Security Engineering Department. You’ll influence Engineering to adopt security and privacy by design, secure SDLC, and internal consulting on remediating security vulnerabilities. You’ll work on complex platform security projects both independently and collaboratively in our agile environment. This role requires a strong background in security as it relates to platform infrastructure, application security, and other aspects of network/cloud infrastructure security. If you’re interested in becoming a foundational member of the Procore security team, setting the course for security within Procore for years to come—we’d like to hear from you.

Staff Data Privacy & Security Engineer

Greater LA Area
3 days ago
+55
As a Staff Privacy & Security Engineer, you’ll be a key member of the Privacy & Security Engineering team, within the Security Engineering Department. You’ll influence Engineering to adopt security and privacy by design, secure SDLC, and internal consulting on remediating security vulnerabilities. You’ll work on complex platform security projects both independently and collaboratively in our agile environment. This role requires a strong background in security as it relates to platform infrastructure, application security, and other aspects of network/cloud infrastructure security. If you’re interested in becoming a foundational member of the Procore security team, setting the course for security within Procore for years to come—we’d like to hear from you.

IT Systems and Security Engineer

Greater LA Area
1 week ago
+39
WELL is looking for a talented IT Systems and Security Engineer to join our growing team. We are looking for an experienced IT professional who can autonomously own all IT responsibilities. You will be responsible for investigating and guiding the Help Desk team in implementing industry standard best practices from managing user security, single-sign-on systems, internal office systems, and cloud infrastructure. As the IT Systems and Security Engineer, you will build and maintain positive and strong working relationships across the business with all internal and external partners. You are analytical, collaborative, and a proactive team player.

Principal Security Engineer, Purple Team

Remote
1 week ago
+55
What if you could use your technology skills to develop a product that impacts the way communities’ hospitals, homes, sports stadiums, and schools across the world are built? Construction impacts the lives of nearly everyone in the world, and yet it’s also one of the world’s least digitized industries, not to mention one of the most dangerous. That’s why we’re looking for a Principal Security Engineer, Purple Team to join Procore’s journey to

Senior Security Engineer, Purple Team

Remote
1 week ago
+55
As a Senior Security Engineer, Purple Team, you’ll be a key member of the Security Operations group, within the Security Engineering Division. You’ll use your knowledge of threat actor tools, tactics, and procedures to build an effective incident response toolset and process. This role requires a strong background in security as it relates to production cloud platform infrastructure, penetration testing, application security, and other aspects of network/cloud infrastructure. If you’re interested in becoming a foundational member of the Procore security team, setting the course for security within Procore for years to come—we’d like to hear from you.

Senior Security Engineer, Purple Team

Greater LA Area
1 week ago
+55
As a Senior Security Engineer, Purple Team, you’ll be a key member of the Security Operations group, within the Security Engineering Division. You’ll use your knowledge of threat actor tools, tactics, and procedures to build an effective incident response toolset and process. This role requires a strong background in security as it relates to production cloud platform infrastructure, penetration testing, application security, and other aspects of network/cloud infrastructure. If you’re interested in becoming a foundational member of the Procore security team, setting the course for security within Procore for years to come—we’d like to hear from you.

Security Engineer Salary ranges

The most common Security Engineer salary in Los Angeles is between $100k - $110k.

Average Security Engineer Salary by Company Size

People with the job title Security Engineer make the most at companies with 1,000+ employees, earning $150,000 on average.

Security Engineer Salary by gender

The average Security Engineer salary for women is $117,500 and the average Security Engineer salary for men is $115,461.

Security Engineer Salary by Years of Experience

The average salary for a Security Engineer with 7+ years of experience is $150,000.

Average Dev + Engineer salaries in Los Angeles

Job Title Average Salary Salary Range
QA Analyst $73,955
Min: $49K
Max: $175K
Salesforce Developer $92,933
Min: $76K
Max: $114K
Software Test Engineer $95,966
Min: $55K
Max: $140K
Junior Software Engineer $96,167
Min: $70K
Max: $155K
Automation Engineer $97,677
Min: $73K
Max: $145K
QA Engineer $103,955
Min: $70K
Max: $185K
Front End Developer $105,213
Min: $55K
Max: $200K
Systems Engineer $115,182
Min: $65K
Max: $155K
Sales Engineer $115,338
Min: $70K
Max: $166K
Security Engineer $116,806
Min: $85K
Max: $185K
iOS Developer $126,235
Min: $80K
Max: $185K
Data Engineer $127,547
Min: $72K
Max: $234K
DevOps Engineer $127,931
Min: $45K
Max: $185K
Software Engineer $129,677
Min: $75K
Max: $235K
Hardware Engineer $131,500
Min: $100K
Max: $180K
Android Developer $131,841
Min: $90K
Max: $230K
Game Developer $135,000
Min: $135K
Max: $135K
Data Architect $137,727
Min: $98K
Max: $240K
QA Manager $143,833
Min: $118K
Max: $175K
Database Administrator $144,500
Min: $142K
Max: $147K
Machine Learning Engineer $152,250
Min: $127K
Max: $185K
Senior Software Engineer $158,637
Min: $105K
Max: $225K
Site Reliability Engineer $159,000
Min: $130K
Max: $205K
Lead Software Engineer $163,652
Min: $120K
Max: $220K
Engineering Manager $166,516
Min: $124K
Max: $256K
Principal Software Engineer $169,443
Min: $130K
Max: $222K
Data Engineering Manager $182,417
Min: $160K
Max: $206K
Director of Software Engineering $198,983
Min: $135K
Max: $300K
Vice President of Engineering $203,206
Min: $151K
Max: $290K
CTO (Chief Technology Officer) $241,619
Min: $120K
Max: $575K

Skills that affect Security Engineer salaries in Los Angeles

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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
4
Hardware
1% have this skill
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Amazon Web Services
1% have this skill
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SQL
1% have this skill

Recent Security Engineer salaries in Los Angeles

$150,000
Yearly Salary
A Senior Security Engineer reported a yearly salary of $150,000
7+ Years of Experience
Female
1,000+ Employees
Los Angeles
$94,500
Yearly Salary
A Security Engineer reported a yearly salary of $94,500 with +$9,450 in additional cash compensation
1-3 Years of Experience
Male
501-1,000 Employees
Los Angeles
$85,000
Yearly Salary
A IT security Engineer reported a yearly salary of $85,000 with +$5,000 in additional cash compensation
3-5 Years of Experience
Female
201-500 Employees
Los Angeles
1-5 Reports
$135,000
Yearly Salary
A Senior Security Engineer reported a yearly salary of $135,000 with +$13,500 in additional cash compensation
3-5 Years of Experience
Male
201-500 Employees
Los Angeles
1-5 Reports
$132,805
Yearly Salary
A Security Engineer reported a yearly salary of $132,805 with +$21,700 in additional cash compensation
3-5 Years of Experience
Male
501-1,000 Employees
Los Angeles
$110,000
Yearly Salary
A Security Engineer reported a yearly salary of $110,000
3-5 Years of Experience
Male
201-500 Employees
Los Angeles
$105,000
Yearly Salary
A Sr Information Security Analyst reported a yearly salary of $105,000
3-5 Years of Experience
Male
501-1,000 Employees
Los Angeles
$113,000
Yearly Salary
A Security Engineer reported a yearly salary of $113,000
501-1,000 Employees
Los Angeles
$100,000
Yearly Salary
A Security Engineer reported a yearly salary of $100,000
501-1,000 Employees
Los Angeles
$145,000
Yearly Salary
A Security Engineer reported a yearly salary of $145,000
201-500 Employees
Los Angeles
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