Cyber Security Engineer

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Cyber Security Engineer Salary in India

based on 1.9k latest salaries

Average Annual Salary

8.3 Lakhs

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Estimated Take Home Salary

45,597 - ₹ 46,678

Cyber Security Engineer salary in India ranges between ₹ 3.0 Lakhs to ₹ 19.6 Lakhs with an average annual salary of ₹ 8.3 Lakhs. Salary estimates are based on 1.9k latest salaries received from Cyber Security Engineers.

Last Updated: 23 May, 2024

Salaries in different departments

IT & Information Security
Cyber Security Engineer Salary
1 - 7 years exp. (1.1k salaries)
7.8 Lakhs

₹3 L/yr - ₹19.5 L/yr

Engineering - Software & QA
Cyber Security Engineer Salary
1 - 7 years exp. (134 salaries)
7.9 Lakhs

₹3 L/yr - ₹19.1 L/yr

Engineering - Hardware & Networks
Cyber Security Engineer Salary
1 - 7 years exp. (113 salaries)
7.6 Lakhs

₹3 L/yr - ₹18.3 L/yr

Consulting
Cyber Security Engineer Salary
1 - 5 years exp. (12 salaries)
9.3 Lakhs

₹3.3 L/yr - ₹16.2 L/yr

Customer Success, Service & Operations
Cyber Security Engineer Salary
1 - 7 years exp. (9 salaries)
7.1 Lakhs

₹4 L/yr - ₹7.9 L/yr

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Average Annual Salary by Experience

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Cyber Security Engineer salary in India with less than 1 year of experience to 8 years ranges from ₹ 3.0 Lakhs to ₹ 19.6 Lakhs with an average annual salary of ₹ 8.3 Lakhs based on 1.9k latest salaries.

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Top Skills for Cyber Security Engineers

based on 459 jobs

Skills

Jobs demanding the skill

1

Information Security

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3

Network Security

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4

Penetration Testing

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5

Python

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Companies for Cyber Security Engineer in India

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Company Name Avg Annual Salary
1 - 6 yrs exp. (239 salaries)

5.6 Lakhs

₹2.2 L/yr - ₹10 L/yr

2 - 9 yrs exp. (63 salaries)

6.8 Lakhs

₹2.7 L/yr - ₹11 L/yr

4.9 Lakhs

₹2.3 L/yr - ₹9 L/yr

0 - 5 yrs exp. (42 salaries)

7.2 Lakhs

₹4 L/yr - ₹10.4 L/yr

4.8 Lakhs

₹2.8 L/yr - ₹7.5 L/yr

4.5 Lakhs

₹2.5 L/yr - ₹8.4 L/yr

0 - 4 yrs exp. (30 salaries)

4.8 Lakhs

₹2.8 L/yr - ₹6.5 L/yr

4 - 8 yrs exp. (29 salaries)

25.5 Lakhs

₹19 L/yr - ₹39.5 L/yr

13.8 Lakhs

₹7.3 L/yr - ₹23.5 L/yr

1 - 4 yrs exp. (24 salaries)

4.4 Lakhs

₹3 L/yr - ₹8 L/yr

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Frequently Asked Questions about Cyber Security Engineer Salaries

What is the salary of a Cyber Security Engineer in India?
Average salary for a Cyber Security Engineer in India is 8.3 Lakhs per year (₹69.1k per month). Salary estimates are based on 1.9k latest salaries received from various Cyber Security Engineers across industries.
What are the top paying companies that employ Cyber Security Engineers?
What is the starting salary for a Cyber Security Engineer in India?
Average starting Salary for Cyber Security Engineer in India is around ₹3.0 Lakhs per year (₹25.0k per month). 1 year of minimum experience is required to be a Cyber Security Engineer.
What is the highest salary for a Cyber Security Engineer in India?
Highest salary that a Cyber Security Engineer can earn is ₹19.6 Lakhs per year (₹1.6L per month).
How does Cyber Security Engineer Salary in India change with experience?
An Entry Level Cyber Security Engineer with less than three years of experience earns an average salary of ₹7.8 Lakhs per year. A mid-career Cyber Security Engineer with 4-9 years of experience earns an average salary of ₹11.6 Lakhs per year, while an experienced Cyber Security Engineer with 10-20 years of experience earns an average salary of ₹19.6 Lakhs per year.
What are the top paying industries for Cyber Security Engineer in India?
What are the top paying cities for Cyber Security Engineer in India?
What are the popular/top skills required to become a Cyber Security Engineer?
These are the top skills of a Cyber Security Engineer based on 459 jobs posted by employers.
  • Information Security
  • SIEM
  • Network Security
  • Penetration Testing
  • Python