A Chief Information Security Officer earns an average salary of CHF 158,283 per year.

CHF 76,340 - CHF 231,844
CHF 76K
CHF 160K
CHF 230K
MEDIAN: CHF 158,283
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50%
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CHF 0CHF 267K
Salary CHF 76,340 - CHF 231,844
Bonus CHF 10,137 - CHF 49,316
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CHF 76,340 - CHF 267,909
  • Country: Switzerland
  • Currency: CHF
  • Updated: 5 Jan 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 16

Job Description for Chief Information Security Officer

Chief information security officers oversee information systems and company security for their organization. This person is expected to evaluate, report on, and suggest new ideas related to any security threats that the company currently faces, helping protect vital information and strategies. The chief information security officer typically works with a team that he or she has appointed to effectively develop the steps necessary to protect the company’s interests. Further this person must provide advice and leadership related to existing administrative security policies; this could include auditing the current systems in place, as well as directing and implementing new standards.

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Chief Information Security Officer Tasks

  • Maintain procedures, standards, and policies to protect the privacy and integrity of data.
  • Ensure compliance with regulations and security policies.
  • Provide information and training regarding information technology and security systems.
  • Develop contingency plans and manage security breaches.
  • Supervise development and application of security procedures and protocols.

Chief Information Security Officer Job Listings

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: CHF 172,706

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Key Stats for Chief Information Security Officer

1-4 years
6%
5-9 years
6%
10-19 years
69%
20 years or more
19%

Years of Experience

1-4 years
6%
5-9 years
6%
10-19 years
69%
20 years or more
19%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 11%
dental benefits
Dental:
vision benefits
Vision: 11%
no benefits
None: 78%