Average Information Security Specialist Salary

Avg. Base Salary (USD)

The average salary for an Information Security Specialist is $76,379

Base Salary
$51k - $124k
$986 - $13k
Profit Sharing
$1k - $38k
Total Pay
$49k - $125k
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What Do Information Security Specialists Do?

Information Security Specialist Tasks
  • Design audits of computer systems to ensure operational security and protection from attack.
  • Oversee and monitor routine administration of the information security department.
  • Coordinate with other departments to promote awareness and training on security protocols.
  • Implement, monitor, and maintain policies and standards for information technology-related controls.
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How do Information Security Specialists Rate Their Jobs?

4.1 out of 5
Highly Satisfied
Based on 107 responses, the job of Information Security Specialist has received a job satisfaction rating of 4.11 out of 5. On average, Information Security Specialists are highly satisfied with their job.