Average Information Security Manager Salary in Chicago, Illinois

$120,464
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$0
Bonus
$12,650
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The average salary for an Information Security Manager in Chicago, Illinois is $120,464.
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$86k
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$120k
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$148k
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MEDIAN $120,464
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$86k - $148k
Profit Sharing
$0 - $13k
Total Pay
$92k - $165k

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Job Description for Information Security Manager

Information Security Manager Tasks
  • Create and execute policy and audit plans, and identify security risks and operation needs.
  • Review configuration and updates to ensure software and infrastructure are protected.
  • Lead security training and communicate policies.
  • Assist in migrating information assets and environments into compliant, secure systems.
  • Manage security testing platforms, including leading forensic investigations and mitigation procedures.

Career Paths

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Popular Skills for Information Security Manager

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

Pay by Experience Level for Information Security Manager

An early career Information Security Manager with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $114,929 based on 6 salaries. A mid-career Information Security Manager with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $116,300 based on 29 salaries. An experienced Information Security Manager with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $118,510 based on 18 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $130,000.
Employees with Information Security Manager in their job title in San Francisco, California earn an average of 26.9% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in New York, New York (6.0% more) and Boston, Massachusetts (0.9% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Atlanta, Georgia (7.1% less), Dallas, Texas (2.0% less) and Denver, Colorado (1.8% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 60 survey responses.
Early Career
10.0%
Mid Career
48.3%
Experienced
30.0%
Late Career
11.7%