Average Information Security Specialist Salary

$77,052
Avg. Base Salary (USD)
10%
$51k
MEDIAN
$77k
90%
$120k

The average salary for an Information Security Specialist is $77,052

Base Salary
$51k - $120k
Bonus
$982 - $15k
Profit Sharing
$993 - $20k
Total Pay
$48k - $123k
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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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Job Satisfaction for Information Security Specialist

4.1 out of 5
(136)
Highly Satisfied
12Reviews
Based on 136 responses, the job of Information Security Specialist has received a job satisfaction rating of 4.05 out of 5. On average, Information Security Specialists are highly satisfied with their job.

Gender Breakdown

Male
79.0%
Female
20.5%
Prefer to self-define
0.5%
This data is based on 376 survey responses. Learn more about the gender pay gap.

Common Health Benefits

Medical

89%

Dental

84%

Vision

74%

None

10%