Entry-Level Computer Security Specialist Salary

Average Entry-Level Computer Security Specialists make around $59K annually. Medical benefits are awarded to most, and a strong majority earn dental coverage. Most Entry-Level Computer Security Specialists like their work and job satisfaction is high. Male Entry-Level Computer Security Specialists are far more common among survey respondents than their female counterparts, who typically comprise less than one-third of the field.

$39,003 - $92,559
(Median)
$39K
$59K
$93K
MEDIAN: $59,040
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90%

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$12.77 - $40.00
(Median)
$13
$25
$40
MEDIAN: $24.00
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90%

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National Salary Data (?
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$0$31K$62K$93K
Salary
$39,003 - $92,559  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $9,839  
Profit Sharing
$1,323  
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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$33,446 - $90,290  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 12 Jan 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 99
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$16$32$48
Hourly Rate
$12.77 - $40.00  
   
Overtime
$30.00  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$32K$64K$96K
Bonus
$0.00 - $9,839  
   
Profit Sharing
$1,323  
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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$33,446 - $90,290  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 12 Jan 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 29
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Skills That Affect Computer Security Specialist Salaries

Security Testing and Auditing
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IT Security & Infrastructure
up arrow 10%

Security Intrusion Detection
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Security Risk Management
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National Average
$58,000

Microsoft Office
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Security Policies and Procedures
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Network Management / Administration
up arrow 13%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 15 votes.

Gender

Female
26 %
Male
74 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 81%
dental benefits
Dental: 73%
medical benefits
Vision: 69%
dental benefits
None: 18%
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