Entry-Level Computer Security Specialist Salary

Pay for Entry-Level Computer Security Specialists sits in the ballpark of $64K annually. For the most part, Entry-Level Computer Security Specialists enjoy their work and report high levels of job satisfaction. 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. Most report receiving medical coverage from their employers and a strong majority collect dental insurance. This report is based on responses to the PayScale salary survey.

$39,521 - $94,897
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$64K
$95K
MEDIAN: $63,686
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$13.18 - $42.53
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MEDIAN: $26.44
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$0$94K
Salary $39,521 - $94,897
Bonus $783 - $7,149
Profit Sharing $1,000
Total Pay (?
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$37,782 - $93,802
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 11 Jul 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 66
Hourly Data $0$42
Hourly Rate $13.18 - $42.53
Overtime $32.00
Annual Data $0$93K
Bonus $783 - $7,149
Profit Sharing $1,000
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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$37,782 - $93,802
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 11 Jul 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 18

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Key Stats for Computer Security Specialist

Gender

Female
25 %
Male
75 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 9 votes.
Less than 1 year
13%
1-4 years
69%
5-9 years
18%
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Skills That Affect Computer Security Specialist Salaries

Security Testing and Auditing
▲1%

National Average
$62,000

Security Risk Management
▼1%

IT Security & Infrastructure
▼2%

Security Policies and Procedures
▼2%

Security Intrusion Detection
▼8%

Microsoft Office
▼14%

Network Management / Administration
▼19%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 9 votes.

Gender

Female
25 %
Male
75 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 83%
dental benefits
Dental: 73%
vision benefits
Vision: 73%
no benefits
None: 13%
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