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Average Senior Security Consultant Salary in Australia

AU$121,882
Avg. Salary
AU$9,759
Bonus
AU$7,900
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The average salary for a Senior Security Consultant in Australia is AU$121,882.
10%
A$88k
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A$122k
90%
A$166k
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AU$88k - AU$166k
Bonus
AU$993 - AU$15k
Profit Sharing
AU$0 - AU$8k
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AU$88k - AU$169k
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What Do Senior Security Consultants Do?

Senior Security Consultant Tasks
  • Assess vulnerability of information systems through usage of various software security tools.
  • Conduct interviews to gain customer information and maintain customer relationships.
  • Prepare and deliver risk analysis reports based on findings.
  • Identify security risks and provide improvement suggestions.

Career Paths

Explore the most common career paths for Senior Security Consultant. Thickness and color of lines indicates popularity of movement from one job to the next. Visit our career path planner to research other job paths.
Senior Security Consultant
Chief Information Security Officer
More common (> 20%)
Somewhat common (8 - 20%)
Less common (< 8%)

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What Are Popular Skills for Senior Security Consultants?

Skills in IT Security & Infrastructure and Security Risk Management are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Penetration Testing, Security Policies and Procedures and Cyber Security.

What is the Pay by Experience Level for Senior Security Consultants?

An early career Senior Security Consultant with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of AU$101,250 based on 14 salaries. A mid-career Senior Security Consultant with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of AU$123,728 based on 20 salaries. An experienced Senior Security Consultant with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of AU$135,357 based on 31 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of AU$122,084.
Employees with Senior Security Consultant in their job title in Brisbane, Queensland earn an average of 2.4% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Sydney, New South Wales (1.7% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Melbourne, Victoria (9.7% less) and Canberra, Australian Capital Territory (ACT) (1.5% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 74 survey responses.
Early Career
18.9%
Mid Career
27.0%
Experienced
41.9%
Late Career
12.2%