AU$91,639
Avg. Salary
AU$43.00
Avg. Hourly Rate
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The average pay for an Information Security Specialist is AU$43.00 per hour.

The average pay for an Information Security Specialist is AU$91,639 per year.

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MEDIAN AU$91,639
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Salary AU$70,128 - AU$137,874
Bonus AU$993 - AU$24,468
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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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AU$68,765 - AU$147,798
  • Country: Australia
  • Currency: AUD
  • Updated: 21 Apr 2019
  • Individuals Reporting: 36

Job Description for Information Security Specialist

Information security specialists are in charge of developing and implementing security measures for their organization. They are responsible for analyzing existing security procedures and suggesting changes to upper management for increased efficient and extra security. Information security specialists present their findings to managers and recommend new technologies or policy modifications. They also research security measures and concerns to develop effective strategies to mitigate security risks, as well as develop systems and techniques to handle sensitive information in a confidential way.

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Information Security Specialist Tasks
  • Design audits of computer systems to ensure operational security and protection from attack.
  • Oversee and monitor routine administration of the information security department.
  • Coordinate with other departments to promote awareness and training on security protocols.
  • Implement, monitor, and maintain policies and standards for information technology-related controls.

Information Security Specialist Pay By Employer

$0$98K

$75,000

$71,500

Information Security Specialist Job Listings

Pay Difference by Location

21%

-5%

National Average: AU$92,378

Larger city markers indicate a job is popular in that location.

Key Stats for Information Security Specialist

Gender

Female
17 %
Male
83 %
1-4 years
33%
5-9 years
41%
10-19 years
23%
20 years or more
3%

Experience Affects Information Security Specialist Salaries

▲16%

▲7%

National Average
AU$92,000

Gender

Female
17 %
Male
83 %

Years of Experience

1-4 years
33%
5-9 years
41%
10-19 years
23%
20 years or more
3%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 22%
dental benefits
Dental:
vision benefits
Vision:
no benefits
None: 78%