The average salary for an Entry-Level Security Administrator, IT is $51,469.
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Job Description for Security Administrator, IT
A security administrator of information technology is responsible for managing all IT-related security and safety issues within a company. This can include developing systems and policies, as well as overseeing the implementation of procedures to secure both company and customer data. He/she also implements systems aimed toward preventing malware infections of company computer hardware. As a security administrator, this person helps develop their company's written official guidelines for how i…Read more
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Popular Skills for Security Administrator, IT
IT Security & Infrastructure
Microsoft Active Directory
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.
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