Entry-Level Information Security Specialist Salary

An Entry-Level Information Security Specialist earns an average salary of $63,628 per year. Skills that are associated with high pay for this job are Network Security Management and Security Intrusion Detection.

$43,158 - $91,341
$43K
$64K
$91K
MEDIAN: $63,834
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$16.35 - $39.49
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$23
$39
MEDIAN: $23.02
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$0$92K
Salary $43,158 - $91,341
Bonus $484.79 - $9,060
Profit Sharing $4,000
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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$41,055 - $92,250
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 11 Jul 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 255
Hourly Data $0$39
Hourly Rate $16.35 - $39.49
Overtime $30.00
Annual Data $0$92K
Bonus $484.79 - $9,060
Profit Sharing $4,000
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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$41,055 - $92,250
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 11 Jul 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 34

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Pay Difference by Location

National Average: $63,867

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Key Stats for Information Security Specialist

Gender

Female
19 %
Male
81 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 39 votes.
Less than 1 year
11%
1-4 years
70%
5-9 years
19%
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Skills That Affect Information Security Specialist Salaries

Network Security Management
▲14%

Security Intrusion Detection
▲10%

Security Testing and Auditing
▲5%

Security Risk Management
▲3%

IT Security & Infrastructure
▲2%

National Average
$64,000

Security Policies and Procedures
▼1%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 39 votes.

Gender

Female
19 %
Male
81 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 89%
dental benefits
Dental: 84%
vision benefits
Vision: 76%
no benefits
None: 7%
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