Security Director, Computing / Networking / Information Technology Salary

A Security Director, Computing / Networking / Information Technology earns an average salary of $120,969 per year. Most people in this job have more than five years' experience in related jobs.

$79,755 - $166,402
(Median)
$80K
$120K
$170K
MEDIAN: $120,969
10%
50%
90%

Add this chart to your site: 640px    300px

National Salary Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross, national 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Pay can vary greatly by location. To view local data, take the PayScale survey.
)
$0$70K$140K$210K
Salary
$79,755 - $166,402  
   
Bonus
$2,891 - $29,994  
Profit Sharing
$1,250 - $20,500  
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).
)
$79,627 - $181,760  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 20 Jun 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 213
United States (change)

Find Out Exactly What You Should Be Paid

United States (change)


Comp Managers: Start Here »

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.

Read More...

Security Director, Computing / Networking / Information Technology Tasks

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

Security Director, Computing / Networking / Information Technology Job Listings

Search for more jobs:

Popular Skills for Security Director, Computing / Networking / Information Technology

Pay by Experience Level for Security Director, Computing / Networking / Information Technology

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

Related Job Salaries

United States (change)

Find Out Exactly What You Should Be Paid

United States (change)


Comp Managers: Start Here »

Experience Affects Security Director, Computing / Networking / Information Technology Salaries



National Average
$131,000


Entry-Level
up arrow 30%

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

National Average
$131,000

IT Security & Infrastructure
up arrow 1%

Security Risk Management
up arrow 1%

Computer Security
up arrow 3%


Security Intrusion Detection
up arrow 6%

Security Testing and Auditing
up arrow 7%

Network Management / Administration
up arrow 10%

Security Maintenance
up arrow 22%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 38 votes.

Gender

Female
7 %
Male
93 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
0%
1-4 years
6%
5-9 years
16%
10-19 years
52%
20 years or more
26%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 95% dental benefits Dental: 92%
vision benefits Vision: 79% employee benefits None: 3%
ADVERTISEMENT