$143,642
Avg. Salary
$17.67
Avg. Hourly Rate

Average additional compensation:

$20,558

Bonus

$9,826

Profit Sharing

What am I worth?
How should I pay?

The average pay for a Chief Security Officer (CSO) is $17.67 per hour.

The average pay for a Chief Security Officer (CSO) is $143,642 per year.

10%
$12.91
10%
$17.67
50%
$111.04
90%
90%
MEDIAN $17.67
10%
$73k
10%
$144k
50%
$210k
90%
90%
MEDIAN $143,642
$73,451 - $210,257
$73K
$140K
$210K
MEDIAN: $143,642
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$0$250K
Salary $73,451 - $210,257
Bonus $1,589 - $46,560
Profit Sharing $0.00 - $51,521
Total Pay (?
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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$63,937 - $250,603
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 19 Mar 2019
  • Individuals Reporting: 162
Hourly Data $0$111
Hourly Rate $17.67
Overtime $42.78
Annual Data $0$250K
Bonus $1,589 - $46,560
Profit Sharing $0.00 - $51,521
Total Pay (?
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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$63,937 - $250,603
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 19 Mar 2019
  • Individuals Reporting: 8

Job Description for Chief Security Officer (CSO)

Chief security officers (CSO) are generally responsible for creating and maintaining a safe environment within a company, which involves ensuring protection of the company’s assets, information, and employees. They are also responsible for coordinating crisis/security management programs and efforts throughout the company and informing all employees of changes to the company's security policies.

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Chief Security Officer (CSO) 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.

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Popular Skills for Chief Security Officer (CSO)

Pay by Experience Level for Chief Security Officer (CSO)

Pay by Experience for a Chief Security Officer (CSO) has a positive trend. An entry-level Chief Security Officer (CSO) with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $100,000 based on 8 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Chief Security Officer (CSO) with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $100,000 based on 13 salaries. An experienced Chief Security Officer (CSO) which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $131,000 based on 54 salaries. A Chief Security Officer (CSO) with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $164,000 based on 46 salaries.

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Key Stats for Chief Security Officer (CSO)

Gender

Female
10 %
Male
90 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 20 votes.
Less than 1 year
1%
1-4 years
5%
5-9 years
6%
10-19 years
39%
20 years or more
49%

Experience Affects Chief Security Officer (CSO) Salaries

▲13%

National Average
$145,000

▼10%

Mid-Career
▼31%

Entry-Level
▼31%

Skills That Affect Chief Security Officer (CSO) Salaries

IT Security & Infrastructure
▲57%


National Average
$145,000


Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 20 votes.

Gender

Female
10 %
Male
90 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
1%
1-4 years
5%
5-9 years
6%
10-19 years
39%
20 years or more
49%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 87%
dental benefits
Dental: 81%
vision benefits
Vision: 73%
no benefits
None: 9%