Mid-Career Personnel Security Specialist Salary

Mid-Career Personnel Security Specialists take home an average $64K annually. Total cash compensation to Mid-Career Personnel Security Specialists approaches anywhere from $40K on the lower end to $87K on the higher end; in exceptional cases, this can include more than $6K from bonuses. Most Mid-Career Personnel Security Specialists are fairly content with their jobs, and work satisfaction falls in line with the national average. Most people who answered the questionnaire are men; 66 percent of Mid-Career Personnel Security Specialists are male. A strong majority report receiving medical and dental coverage from their employers and the larger part collect vision insurance. This report is based on answers to PayScale's salary questionnaire.
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$43,692 - $87,783
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$64K
$88K
MEDIAN: $64,421
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$16.18 - $33.02
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MEDIAN: $25.12
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National Salary Data (?
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$0$30K$60K$90K
Salary
$43,692 - $87,783  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $6,183  
Profit Sharing
$0.00  
Total Pay (?
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$40,398 - $87,412  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 18 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 86
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$15$30$45
Hourly Rate
$16.18 - $33.02  
   
Overtime
$37.46  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$30K$60K$90K
Bonus
$0.00 - $6,183  
   
Profit Sharing
$0.00  
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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$40,398 - $87,412  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 18 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 13

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Pay Difference by Location

National Average: $63,909

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For Mid-Career Personnel Security Specialists, Washington provides a pay rate that is 13 percent greater than the national average.

Key Stats for Personnel Security Specialist

Gender

Female
34 %
Male
66 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 8 votes.
5-9 years
78%
10-19 years
22%
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Skills That Affect Personnel Security Specialist Salaries

Microsoft Excel
▲9%

Microsoft Word
▲8%

Windows Operating System General Use
▲6%

Microsoft Office
▲4%

Security Policies and Procedures
▲2%

National Average
$64,000

Microsoft Access
▼4%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 8 votes.

Gender

Female
34 %
Male
66 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 75%
dental benefits
Dental: 74%
vision benefits
Vision: 70%
dental benefits
None: 17%
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