Chief Privacy & Security Officer Salary

Salaries for Chief Privacy & Security Officers in the United States are generous, with average pay above six figures ($106K) per year. Most Chief Privacy & Security Officers like their work and job satisfaction is high. Most report receiving medical and dental coverage from their employers and the larger part collect vision insurance. Figures cited in this summary are based on replies to PayScale's salary questionnaire.
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$47,879 - $160,572
MEDIAN: $105,639

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$45,730 - $172,352  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 2 Jul 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 72
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Job Description for Chief Privacy & Security Officer

  • Develop and implement company security policies and procedures, and design methods for determining the success of security measures.
  • Supervise security personnel employed by the company and outside vendors hired to provide security services.
  • Plan how to respond to and investigate security breaches, and maintain relationships with law enforcement authorities.
  • Maintain the security of company facilities, personnel, and sensitive data.
  • Advise company management on security, and propose strategies for improving company security.

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Professional skills reported by Chief Privacy & Security Officers are few in number. Regulatory Compliance and Security Risk Management are considered valuable skills and can increase employee pay by 8 percent and 8 percent, respectively. Those with knowledge of Regulatory Compliance tend to be skilled in Security Risk Management as well.

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Experience Affects Chief Privacy & Security Officer Salaries

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National Average

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Skills That Affect Chief Privacy & Security Officer Salaries

Security Risk Management
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National Average

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 13 votes.


30 %
70 %

Years of Experience

1-4 years
5-9 years
10-19 years
20 years or more

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 81% dental benefits Dental: 78%
vision benefits Vision: 66% employee benefits None: 16%