Security Consultant, IT Salary

A Security Consultant, IT earns an average salary of $80,854 per year. Most people move on to other jobs if they have more than 20 years' experience in this field.

$53,089 - $127,603
(Median)
$53K
$81K
$130K
MEDIAN: $80,853
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90%

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$15.21 - $75.76
(Median)
$15
$39
$76
MEDIAN: $39.00
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50%
90%

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National Salary Data (?
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Salary
$53,089 - $127,603  
   
Bonus
$508 - $15,566  
Profit Sharing
$0.00 - $7,830  
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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$50,981 - $138,216  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 2 Jul 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 212
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$26$52$78
Hourly Rate
$15.21 - $75.76  
   
Overtime
$13.38 - $76.40  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$60K$120K$180K
Bonus
$508 - $15,566  
   
Profit Sharing
$0.00 - $7,830  
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).
)
$50,981 - $138,216  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 2 Jul 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 31
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Job Description for Security Consultant, IT

An information technology (IT) security consultant works with companies' computer networks and technological assets. Consultants in this sector concern themselves with the safety and integrity of the organization’s data, including the way it is stored and the way it is communicated.

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Security Consultant, IT Tasks

  • Educate business about polices, procedure and standards.
  • Assist in risk analysis and mitigation techniques.
  • Interface with clients and technically manage security projects.
  • Assess vulnerability, including preforming penetration tests.
  • Provide incident response and forensics.

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Experience Affects Security Consultant, IT Salaries


Late-Career
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National Average
$85,000


Skills That Affect Security Consultant, IT Salaries

Security Maintenance
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Security Intrusion Detection
0%

National Average
$85,000

Security Risk Management
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Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 36 votes.

Gender

Female
13 %
Male
87 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
8%
1-4 years
33%
5-9 years
30%
10-19 years
23%
20 years or more
6%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 89% dental benefits Dental: 80%
vision benefits Vision: 68% employee benefits None: 8%
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