A Security Director earns an average salary of $74,181 per year.
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$42,262 - $143,499
(Median)
$42K
$74K
$140K
MEDIAN: $74,180
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$13.87 - $30.97
(Median)
$14
$20
$31
MEDIAN: $19.00
10%
50%
90%

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National Salary Data (?
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Salary
$42,262 - $143,499  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $24,793  
Profit Sharing
$0.00 - $13,809  
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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$39,852 - $147,440  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 558
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$25$50$75
Hourly Rate
$13.87 - $30.97  
   
Overtime
$14.93 - $39.53  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Bonus
$0.00 - $24,793  
   
Profit Sharing
$0.00 - $13,809  
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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$39,852 - $147,440  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 54
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Job Description for Security Director

The security director's most important responsibility is ensuring an organization's assets are secure and maintaining the safety of the staff and customers. These professionals are responsible for creation, review, and implementation of policies relating to the security department. They also oversee compliance with relevant local, state, and federal laws. The security director also works directly with their subordinates or fellow employees to build awareness and safety, such as through training programs.

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Security Director Tasks

  • Train and manage the security staff.
  • Establish and update security procedures and protocols.
  • Plan, organize, coordinate, and direct security and safety supervisory and office employees in the performance of security functions.

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Pay Difference by Location

National Average: $71,861

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Experience Affects Security Director Salaries



National Average
$72,000



Skills That Affect Security Director Salaries


Security Policies and Procedures
0%

Operations Management
0%

National Average
$72,000

People Management
up arrow 36%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 78 votes.

Gender

Female
10 %
Male
90 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
0%
1-4 years
9%
5-9 years
14%
10-19 years
34%
20 years or more
42%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 75%
dental benefits
Dental: 70%
medical benefits
Vision: 62%
dental benefits
None: 21%
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