Average Entry-Level Security Administrator, IT Salary

$51,469
Avg. SalaryShow Hourly Rate
$2,650
Bonus
$1,500
Profit Sharing
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The average salary for an Entry-Level Security Administrator, IT is $51,469.
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$38k
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$51k
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$75k
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MEDIAN $51,469
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Salary
$38k - $75k
Bonus
$149 - $9k
Profit Sharing
$650 - $3k
Total Pay
$34k - $72k

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Job Description for Security Administrator, IT

Career Paths

Explore the most common career paths for Security Administrator, IT. Thickness and color of lines indicates how common a path is.
Security Administrator, IT
Information Security Analyst
More common (> 20%)
Somewhat common (8 - 20%)
Less common (< 8%)

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Popular Skills for Security Administrator, IT

Skills in IT Security & Infrastructure are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Security Policies and Procedures and Microsoft Active Directory.

Pay by Experience Level for Security Administrator, IT

An early career Security Administrator, IT with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $59,407 based on 325 salaries. A mid-career Security Administrator, IT with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $72,548 based on 187 salaries. An experienced Security Administrator, IT with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $79,020 based on 144 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $89,073.

Years of Experience

This data is based on 694 survey responses.
Early Career
46.8%
Mid Career
26.9%
Experienced
20.7%
Late Career
5.5%