Average Late-Career Chief Information Security Officer Salary in San Francisco, California

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The average salary for a Late-Career Chief Information Security Officer in San Francisco, California is $196,519.
MEDIAN $196,519
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$183k - $246k
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$193k - $285k

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Job Description for Chief Information Security Officer

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.

Career Paths

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Chief Information Security Officer
Chief Information Officer (CIO)
Information Security Officer
Chief Technology Officer (CTO)
More common (> 20%)
Somewhat common (8 - 20%)
Less common (< 8%)

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Popular Skills for Chief Information Security Officer

Skills in Security Policies and Procedures and IT Security & Infrastructure are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Security Risk Management.
Employees with Chief Information Security Officer in their job title in Chicago, Illinois earn an average of 0.7% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Boston, Massachusetts (0.6% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Denver, Colorado (17.9% less), Washington, District of Columbia (15.3% less) and Atlanta, Georgia (14.9% less).

Years of Experience

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