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Information Security Associate Salary

The average pay for an Information Security Associate is $56,136 per year. A skill in Security Policies and Procedures is associated with high pay for this job.

$38,306 - $72,563
(Median)
$38K
$56K
$73K
MEDIAN: $56,135
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$8.51 - $30.91
(Median)
$8
$20
$31
MEDIAN: $20
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National Salary Data (?
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$0$25K$50K$75K
Salary
$38,306 - $72,563  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $6,589  
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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$34,523 - $73,307  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 31 Mar 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 75
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$16$32$48
Hourly Rate
$8.51 - $30.91  
   
Overtime
$0.00 - $45.46  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$32K$64K$96K
Bonus
$0.00 - $6,589  
   
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).
)
$34,523 - $73,307  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 31 Mar 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 16

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Job Description for Information Security Associate

Information security associates usually work in an office setting and deal with a number of departments. They usually work nine to five but may be needed during special projects. They typically act as a liaison between other departments within the company when it comes to information security. For this reason, information security associates must have good people skills to successfully deal with a number of co-workers. Prior work experience is usually required, and a bachelor's degree is almost always required with a particular focus on information systems.

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Information Security Associate Tasks

  • Determine and grant access levels based on the principle of least privilege to mitigate exposure of safeguarded information.
  • Train staff on security rules and policies for log-ins and passwords.
  • Audit, review, develop and implement data security policies, procedures, design and architecture to safeguard company information.

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Skills That Affect Information Security Associate Salaries

Security Policies and Procedures
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National Average
$55,000

Disaster Recovery
up arrow 13%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 11 votes.

Gender

Female
19 %
Male
81 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
13%
1-4 years
68%
5-9 years
7%
10-19 years
10%
20 years or more
2%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 95% dental benefits Dental: 90%
vision benefits Vision: 73% employee benefits None: 4%