Security Director, Computing / Networking / Information Technology Salary

A Security Director, Computing / Networking / Information Technology earns an average salary of $133,455 per year. Most people in this job have more than five years' experience in related jobs.

$79,750 - $170,275
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MEDIAN: $133,455
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Salary
$79,750 - $170,275  
   
Bonus
$2,959 - $35,101  
Profit Sharing
$-0.50 - $19,392  
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$77,511 - $193,433  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 18 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 117

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Job Description for Security Director, Computing / Networking / Information Technology

A security director of computing/networking/information technology is a high-level manager who generally oversees the safe and secure handling of all company data and messages. He/she works to implement and maintain data-sharing systems throughout an organization, as well as develop procedures and rules regarding the use of company IT equipment. These directors constantly evaluate the effectiveness of security protocols and software and evolve their functional controls to help keep the company's data/communications and data from being examined or used by unauthorized entities.

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Security Director, Computing / Networking / Information Technology Tasks

  • Hire, review, and fire non-management employees.
  • Work with senior management to design and implement security master plan.
  • Plan, direct, and coordinate internal information technology security, including technology, software, policies, application security, access control, and corporate data safeguards.
  • Act as resource for security technical information and problem solving.
  • Plan, direct and coordinate daily activities of a department/group/team.

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Pay Difference by Location

National Average: $143,862

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Key Stats for Security Director, Computing / Networking / Information Technology

Gender

Female
6 %
Male
94 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 19 votes.
041
1-4 years
7%
5-9 years
16%
10-19 years
41%
20 years or more
36%
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Experience Affects Security Director, Computing / Networking / Information Technology Salaries



National Average
$144,000


Entry-Level
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Skills That Affect Security Director, Computing / Networking / Information Technology Salaries

Security Testing and Auditing
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National Average
$144,000


Security Maintenance
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Network Management / Administration
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Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 19 votes.

Gender

Female
6 %
Male
94 %

Years of Experience

1-4 years
7%
5-9 years
16%
10-19 years
41%
20 years or more
36%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 98%
dental benefits
Dental: 93%
vision benefits
Vision: 86%
dental benefits
None: 2%
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