$73,037
Avg. Salary
$21.69
Avg. Hourly Rate

Average additional compensation:

$2,250

Bonus

$1,450

Profit Sharing

What am I worth?
How should I pay?

The average pay for an Information Security Officer is $21.69 per hour.

The average pay for an Information Security Officer is $73,037 per year.

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$12.91
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MEDIAN $73,037
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$0$102K
Salary $48,733 - $101,659
Bonus $491 - $13,064
Profit Sharing $0.00 - $3,103
Total Pay (?
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$45,647 - $102,628
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 17 Apr 2019
  • Individuals Reporting: 458
Hourly Data $0$52
Hourly Rate $12.91 - $43.34
Overtime $12.84 - $52.15
Annual Data $0$102K
Bonus $491 - $13,064
Profit Sharing $0.00 - $3,103
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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$45,647 - $102,628
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 17 Apr 2019
  • Individuals Reporting: 28

Job Description for Information Security Officer

Information security officers are primarily responsible for ensuring data security within their organization. They are in charge of implementing effective technology solutions that prevent internal and external malicious users from compromising data integrity. They install a variety of hardware devices such as routers that ensure data protection by requiring credentials before accessing sensitive data. Additionally, information security officers install software applications that filter network traffic to avoid unwanted intrusions.

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Information Security Officer Tasks
  • Implement and monitor information security requirements, policies, and compliance.
  • Assist with regulatory and data transfer procedures.
  • Document and communicate policies, queries, vulnerabilities, and current state of the system.
  • Oversee training, policies, and practices, including audits, to ensure systems are securely operated.
  • Identify risks by role, software, information type, and other categories and define acceptable and mitigation strategies.

Information Security Officer Job Listings

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: $72,589

Larger city markers indicate a job is popular in that location.

Key Stats for Information Security Officer

Gender

Female
22 %
Male
78 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 85 votes.
Less than 1 year
4%
1-4 years
69%
5-9 years
26%

Skills That Affect Information Security Officer Salaries

Security Risk Management
▲7%


Security Testing and Auditing
▲2%

Computer Security
▲2%

National Average
$73,000


Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 85 votes.

Gender

Female
22 %
Male
78 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 84%
dental benefits
Dental: 78%
vision benefits
Vision: 70%
no benefits
None: 14%