Mid-Career Security Manager Salary

The average Mid-Career Security Manager earns approximately $60K per year. Total cash earnings of Mid-Career Security Managers range from $32K on the low end to $102K on the high end; the final amount can include bonuses and profit sharing proceeds that occasionally exceed $15K and $28K, respectively. Male Mid-Career Security Managers far outnumber their female contemporaries among those who completed the questionnaire. About one in five of professionals in this line of work do not receive benefits; however, a fair number report medical coverage and a strong majority claim dental coverage as well. Job satisfaction is high and work is enjoyable for most Mid-Career Security Managers. The numbers in this rundown were provided by PayScale's salary survey participants.

$37,694 - $108,912
$38K
$60K
$110K
MEDIAN: $60,039
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$12.31 - $24.39
$12
$17
$24
MEDIAN: $16.74
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National Salary Data (?
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Salary
$37,694 - $108,912  
   
Bonus
$205.11 - $14,502  
Profit Sharing
$0.00 - $28,187  
Total Pay (?
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$32,025 - $102,402  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 25 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 397
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$25$50$75
Hourly Rate
$12.31 - $24.39  
   
Hourly Tips
$0.13  
Overtime
$16.85 - $39.57  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Bonus
$205.11 - $14,502  
   
Profit Sharing
$0.00 - $28,187  
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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$32,025 - $102,402  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 25 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 101

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Pay Difference by Location

National Average: $55,536

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Surpassing the national average by 71 percent, Mid-Career Security Managers in San Francisco receive some of the highest pay in the country. Mid-Career Security Managers will also find cushy salaries in Washington (+63 percent), Boston (+49 percent), San Diego (+43 percent), and Atlanta (+31 percent). Location is a huge contributor to overall pay, with Mid-Career Security Managers in Ocala earning a whopping 50 percent below the national average. A couple other locations with smaller-than-average paychecks include Miami (28 percent lower) and Orlando (26 percent lower).

Key Stats for Security Manager

Gender

Female
16 %
Male
84 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 72 votes.
5-9 years
66%
10-19 years
34%
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Skills That Affect Security Manager Salaries

IT Security & Infrastructure
▲48%

Security Testing and Auditing
▲6%


National Average
$56,000


Team Leadership
▼5%

Operations Management
▼6%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 72 votes.

Gender

Female
16 %
Male
84 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 76%
dental benefits
Dental: 70%
vision benefits
Vision: 64%
no benefits
None: 20%