$65,077
Avg. Salary
$29.10
Avg. Hourly Rate

Average additional compensation:

$4,579

Bonus

$2,932

Profit Sharing

What am I worth?
How should I pay?

The average pay for an Information Technology (IT) Auditor is $29.10 per hour.

The average pay for an Information Technology (IT) Auditor is $65,077 per year.

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MEDIAN $65,077
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$0$102K
Salary $50,829 - $97,070
Bonus $1,038 - $10,780
Profit Sharing $740 - $16,190
Total Pay (?
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$50,829 - $102,343
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 18 Mar 2019
  • Individuals Reporting: 950
Hourly Data $0$55
Hourly Rate $18.01 - $55.37
Overtime $26.31 - $46.15
Annual Data $0$102K
Bonus $1,038 - $10,780
Profit Sharing $740 - $16,190
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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$50,829 - $102,343
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 18 Mar 2019
  • Individuals Reporting: 58

Job Description for Information Technology (IT) Auditor

An information technology (IT) auditor performs in-depth analysis to monitor the performance of specific technological functions designated by management.

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Information Technology (IT) Auditor Tasks
  • Plan, execute, and lead audits across the organization to evaluate risks and risk management.
  • Document findings and recommendations, as well as current processes and procedures.
  • Work with departments to increase compliance, manage risk, and improve overall effectiveness.

Information Technology (IT) Auditor Pay By Employer

$0$120K

$64,964

KPMG, LLP
24 profiles
$62,936

$59,287

$59,557

Common Career Paths for Information Technology (IT) Auditor


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Information Technology Auditors sometimes assume positions such as Information Systems Audit Managers. That role pays $104K per year on average. The most common next step for an Information Technology Auditor is to become a Senior Information Technology Auditor or an Information Security Analyst. The former position pays an additional $18K per year on average, and the latter position pays $3K more per year.

Information Technology (IT) Auditor Job Listings

Popular Skills for Information Technology (IT) Auditor


Information Technology Auditors seem to exploit a large range of skills on the job. Most notably, skills in UNIX, Security Maintenance, Windows NT / 2000 / XP Networking, and IT Security & Infrastructure are correlated to pay that is above average, with boosts between 9 percent and 12 percent. Skills that are correlated to lower pay, on the other hand, include Microsoft Office, Security Policies and Procedures, and Windows Operating System General Use. The majority of those who know Sarbanes-Oxley also know Security Testing and Auditing. Most people who know IT Risk also know IT Security & Infrastructure and Security Testing and Auditing.

Pay by Experience Level for Information Technology (IT) Auditor

Pay by Experience for an Information Technology (IT) Auditor has a positive trend. An entry-level Information Technology (IT) Auditor with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $62,000 based on 366 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. An Information Technology (IT) Auditor with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $78,000 based on 99 salaries. An experienced Information Technology (IT) Auditor which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $87,000 based on 57 salaries. An Information Technology (IT) Auditor with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $121,000 based on 10 salaries.

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: $66,733

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

For Information Technology Auditors, working in the bustling city of New York has its advantages, including an above-average pay rate. Information Technology Auditors will also find cushy salaries in San Jose (+27 percent), Dallas (+14 percent), Washington (+10 percent), and San Francisco (+8 percent). Milwaukee is the lowest-paying area, 18 percent south of the national average. Below-median salaries also turn up in Columbus and Philadelphia (18 percent lower).

Information Technology (IT) Auditor Reviews

Q: What is it like working as an Information Technology (IT) Auditor?

Information Technology (IT) Auditor in Austin:
Pros: I enjoy developing the policies and procedures that will be used for the IT audit position.
Cons: Not many people understand the IT audit process and what value it brings to the organization.

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Key Stats for Information Technology (IT) Auditor

Gender

Female
32 %
Male
68 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 137 votes.
Less than 1 year
12%
1-4 years
59%
5-9 years
16%
10-19 years
11%
20 years or more
2%

Experience Affects Information Technology (IT) Auditor Salaries

Late-Career
▲81%

▲30%

▲18%

National Average
$67,000

▼7%

Skills That Affect Information Technology (IT) Auditor Salaries

▲13%

Windows NT / 2000 / XP Networking
▲10%

Security Maintenance
▲10%



▲4%



National Average
$67,000

IT Risk
▼1%







Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 137 votes.

Gender

Female
32 %
Male
68 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
12%
1-4 years
59%
5-9 years
16%
10-19 years
11%
20 years or more
2%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 87%
dental benefits
Dental: 79%
vision benefits
Vision: 72%
no benefits
None: 11%