Average Chief Information Security Officer Salary

$167,329
Avg. Base Salary (USD)
10%
$104k
MEDIAN
$167k
90%
$230k

The average salary for a Chief Information Security Officer is $167,329

Base Salary
$104k - $230k
Bonus
$5k - $61k
Profit Sharing
$4k - $39k
Total Pay
$109k - $276k
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What Do Chief Information Security Officers Do?

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

4.2 out of 5
(106)
Highly Satisfied
10Reviews
Based on 106 responses, the job of Chief Information Security Officer has received a job satisfaction rating of 4.19 out of 5. On average, Chief Information Security Officers are highly satisfied with their job.

Gender Breakdown

Male
90.0%
Female
9.5%
Prefer to self-define
0.5%
This data is based on 370 survey responses. Learn more about the gender pay gap.

Common Health Benefits

Medical

90%

Dental

85%

Vision

78%

None

9%