Chief Security Officer (CSO) Salary (United States)

The average pay for a Chief Security Officer (CSO) is $139,764 per year. A skill in IT Security & Infrastructure is associated with high pay for this job. Most people in this job have more than five years' experience in related jobs.
Chief Security Officer (CSO) Salary (?
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$73,000 - $185,588
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MEDIAN: $139,763
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$73,000 - $185,588  
   
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$-0.50 - $40,638  
Total Pay (?
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$58,734 - $223,558  
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Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 3 Sep 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 29
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Job Description for Chief Security Officer (CSO)

  • Develop contingency plans and manage security breaches.
  • Supervise development and application of security procedures and protocols.
  • Provide information and training regarding information technology and security systems.
  • Maintain procedures, standards, and policies to protect the privacy and integrity of data.
  • Ensure compliance with regulations and security policies.

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Experience Affects Chief Security Officer (CSO) Salaries

Late-Career
up arrow 7%
National Average
$140,000
Experienced
up arrow 4%

Skills That Affect Chief Security Officer (CSO) Salaries

IT Security & Infrastructure
up arrow 13%
Security Policies and Procedures
up arrow 7%
Security Risk Management
up arrow 7%
National Average
$140,000

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Gender

Female
11%
female alumni
 
Male
89%
male alumni

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
3%
1-4 years
9%
5-9 years
3%
10-19 years
45%
20 years or more
39%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 89% dental benefits Dental: 78%
vision benefits Vision: 63% employee benefits None: 4%
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