Chief Privacy & Security Officers in the United States can expect to earn a very generous salary, with average salaries (in the ballpark of $103K) surpassing six figures annually. For the most part, Chief Privacy & Security Officers enjoy their work and report high levels of job satisfaction. Most have medical and dental plans, and more than half have vision insurance. Making up 71 percent of those who took the survey, male Chief Privacy & Security Officers greatly outnumber their female counterparts. Respondents to the PayScale salary survey provided the data for this report.
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$45,617 - $170,365
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 2 May 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 71
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.