Security Consultant, (Computing / Networking / Information Technology) with Security Risk Management Skills Salary

An average IT Network Security Consultant with Security Risk Management skills can expect to take home roughly $88K annually. In the world of IT Network Security Consultants with Security Risk Management skills, total cash compensation can vary between $56K and $149K. Each package generally includes bonuses and profit sharing proceeds, and in exceptional cases, those amounts can reach heights of $18K and $21K, respectively. The most influential factor affecting pay for this group is career length, though geography and the specific company have a (lesser) impact as well. Most IT Network Security Consultants with Security Risk Management skills like their work and job satisfaction is high. Most enjoy medical while a strong majority get dental coverage. Vision coverage is also available to a fair number. Among survey respondents, men are more common than women; 88 percent of IT Network Security Consultants with Security Risk Management skills are male. This report is based on answers to PayScale's salary questionnaire.

$56,418 - $131,496
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$88K
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MEDIAN: $87,512
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$15.89 - $100.67
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National Salary Data (?
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Salary
$56,418 - $131,496  
   
Bonus
$974 - $17,882  
Profit Sharing
$195.74 - $20,542  
Commission
$20,750  
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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$56,048 - $148,556  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 25 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 191
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National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$50$100$150
Hourly Rate
$15.89 - $100.67  
   
Overtime
$0.14 - $147.95  
National Annualized Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Take the PayScale Survey to find out how location influences pay for this job.
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$0$100K$200K$300K
Bonus
$974 - $17,882  
   
Commission
$20,750  
Profit Sharing
$195.74 - $20,542  
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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$56,048 - $148,556  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 25 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 18
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IT Network Security Consultants with Security Risk Management skills flock to Accenture for generous paychecks, where average earnings of $107K lead the pack in compensation.

Pay by Experience Level for Security Consultant, (Computing / Networking / Information Technology)

Median of all compensation (including tips, bonus, and overtime) by years of experience.


IT Network Security Consultants with Security Risk Management skills generally obtain higher compensation for more plentiful past experience. Survey participants with less than five years' experience pocket $71K on average, but those with five to 10 years of experience enjoy a much bigger median of $99K. Experienced professionals — those with 10 to 20 years in the field — see salaries in the six-figure territory, securing around $114K on average. More than 20 years of experience seem related to solid financial gains; veterans in this group report earning a median of $132K.

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: $91,734

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Boston is home to an above-average pay rate for IT Network Security Consultants with Security Risk Management skills, 13 percent higher than the national average. IT Network Security Consultants with Security Risk Management skills can also look forward to large paychecks in cities like San Antonio (+12 percent), Washington (+11 percent), Seattle (+8 percent), and Dallas (+5 percent). Place of residence plays a huge part in an IT Network Security Consultant's salary, with Cleveland IT Network Security Consultants with Security Risk Management skills earning salaries that are 39 percent less than the national average. A couple other locations with smaller-than-average paychecks include Chicago (23 percent lower) and Houston (14 percent lower).

Key Stats for Security Consultant, (Computing / Networking / Information Technology)

Gender

Female
12 %
Male
88 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 35 votes.
Less than 1 year
6%
1-4 years
34%
5-9 years
22%
10-19 years
28%
20 years or more
10%
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Experience Affects Security Consultant, (Computing / Networking / Information Technology) Salaries

Late-Career
▲43%

Experienced
▲24%

Mid-Career
▲8%

National Average
$92,000

▼22%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 35 votes.

Gender

Female
12 %
Male
88 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
6%
1-4 years
34%
5-9 years
22%
10-19 years
28%
20 years or more
10%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 88%
dental benefits
Dental: 80%
vision benefits
Vision: 72%
dental benefits
None: 11%
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