Experienced Information Security Specialists can expect wages of $94K per year on average. Job satisfaction for Experienced Information Security Specialists is high. A large number have medical and dental plans, and a fair number have vision insurance. The data for this synopsis comes from respondents who took the PayScale salary survey.

$55,168 - $129,171
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$94K
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MEDIAN: $93,867
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$24.70 - $62.14
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MEDIAN: $44.96
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National Salary Data (?
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Salary
$55,168 - $129,171  
   
Bonus
$486.05 - $15,000  
Profit Sharing
$3,931  
Total Pay (?
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$53,816 - $134,958  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 18 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 91
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$25$50$75
Hourly Rate
$24.70 - $62.14  
   
Overtime
$52.57  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Bonus
$486.05 - $15,000  
   
Profit Sharing
$3,931  
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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$53,816 - $134,958  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 18 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 15

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Key Stats for Information Security Specialist

Gender

Female
21 %
Male
79 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 11 votes.
090
10-19 years
91%
20 years or more
9%
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Skills That Affect Information Security Specialist Salaries

Security Policies and Procedures
up arrow 4%

Security Risk Management
up arrow 2%

IT Security & Infrastructure
up arrow 1%

Security Testing and Auditing
up arrow 1%

Network Security Management
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National Average
$96,000

Security Intrusion Detection
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Job Satisfaction

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

Gender

Female
21 %
Male
79 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 84%
dental benefits
Dental: 85%
vision benefits
Vision: 80%
dental benefits
None: 9%
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