Security Consultant, (Computing / Networking / Information Technology) in Atlanta, Georgia Salary

A Security Consultant, (Computing / Networking / Information Technology) in Atlanta, Georgia earns an average salary of $70,986 per year. For the first five to ten years in this position, salary increases sharply, but any additional experience does not have a big effect on pay. Skills that are associated with high pay for this job are Security Policies and Procedures, IT Security & Infrastructure, Security Risk Management, and Security Testing and Auditing. Most people with this job move on to other positions after 20 years in this field.

$50,167 - $114,348
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MEDIAN: $75,076
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$0$139K
Salary $50,167 - $114,348
Bonus $1,021 - $15,319
Profit Sharing $14,296
Total Pay (?
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$51,965 - $139,360
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 19 Nov 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 25

Job Description for Security Consultant, (Computing / Networking / Information Technology)

Security consultants (computing/networking/information technology) often work in large organizations and educational institutions that have large digitized databases.

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Security Consultant, (Computing / Networking / Information Technology) Tasks

  • Assess vulnerability, including preforming penetration tests.
  • Provide incident response and forensics.
  • Interface with clients and technically manage security projects.
  • Educate business about polices, procedure and standards.
  • Assist in risk analysis and mitigation techniques.

About Atlanta, Georgia

Fulton County, Georgia
463,875
Male:
223,960 (48.3%)
Female:
239,915 (51.7%)
Atlanta is the capital of and the most populous city in the U.S. state of Georgia, with an estimated 2015 population of 463,878. Atlanta is the cultural and economic center of the Atlanta metropolitan area, home to 5,522,942 people and the ninth largest metropolitan area in the United States. Atlanta is the county seat of Fulton County, and a small portion of the city extends eastward into DeKalb County. Atlanta was established in 1837 at the intersection of two railroad lines, and the city rose from the ashes of the American Civil War to become a national center of commerce. In the decades following the Civil Rights Movement, during which the city earned a reputation as "too busy to hate" for the relatively progressive views of some of its citizens and leaders compared to other cities in the Deep South Atlanta attained international prominence. Atlanta is the primary transportation hub of...
Atlanta:
$50,210
Georgia:
$51,244
$981
Atlanta:
$241,200
Georgia:
$159,300
4.8%

Security Consultant, (Computing / Networking / Information Technology) Job Listings

Key Stats for Security Consultant, (Computing / Networking / Information Technology)

Gender

Female
25 %
Male
75 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 2 votes.
Less than 1 year
3%
1-4 years
34%
5-9 years
24%
10-19 years
31%
20 years or more
7%

Experience Affects Security Consultant, (Computing / Networking / Information Technology) Salaries

Mid-Career
▲11%

Experienced
▲9%

National Average
$87,000

▼21%

Skills That Affect Security Consultant, (Computing / Networking / Information Technology) Salaries

Security Policies and Procedures
▲11%

IT Security & Infrastructure
▲9%

Security Risk Management
▲5%

Security Testing and Auditing
▲2%

National Average
$87,000

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 2 votes.

Gender

Female
25 %
Male
75 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
3%
1-4 years
34%
5-9 years
24%
10-19 years
31%
20 years or more
7%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 84%
dental benefits
Dental: 80%
vision benefits
Vision: 68%
no benefits
None: 16%