Average Late-Career Security Architect, IT Salary

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The average salary for a Late-Career Security Architect, IT is $134,079.
MEDIAN $134,079
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$106k - $176k
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$2k - $20k
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$111k - $203k

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Job Description for Security Architect, IT

Security Architect, IT Tasks
  • Research, design, and oversee implementation of information technology, systems, and policies for information security in support of business needs.

Career Paths

Explore the most common career paths for Security Architect, IT. Thickness and color of lines indicates popularity of movement from one job to the next. Visit our career path planner to research other job paths.
Security Architect, IT
Chief Information Security Officer
Security Engineer
Security Consultant, (Computing / Networ...
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Popular Skills for Security Architect, IT

Skills in Security Risk Management and Cyber Security are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Security Testing and Auditing, Security Policies and Procedures and IT Security & Infrastructure.

Pay by Experience Level for Security Architect, IT

An entry-level Security Architect, IT with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $77,902 based on 7 salaries. An early career Security Architect, IT with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $92,821 based on 112 salaries. A mid-career Security Architect, IT with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $116,519 based on 206 salaries. An experienced Security Architect, IT with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $126,743 based on 490 salaries.
Employees with Security Architect, IT in their job title in Washington, District of Columbia earn an average of 17.4% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in New York, New York (17.3% more) and Boston, Massachusetts (15.0% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Hartford, Connecticut (5.3% less).

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