The average salary for a Late-Career Security Consultant, IT is $117,966.
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Job Description for Security Consultant, IT
An information technology (IT) security consultant works with companies' computer networks and technological assets. Consultants in this sector concern themselves with the safety and integrity of the organization’s data, including the way it is stored and the way it is communicated. The security consultant is tasked with conducting regular audits across departments or teams that work with data on a regular basis. The consultant helps spot possible areas of vulnerability in the flow and storage …Read more
Security Consultant, IT 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.
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Pay by Experience Level for Security Consultant, IT
An entry-level Security Consultant, IT with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $69,017 based on 17 salaries. An early career Security Consultant, IT with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $76,505 based on 106 salaries. A mid-career Security Consultant, IT with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $91,439 based on 50 salaries. An experienced Security Consultant, IT with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $108,283 based on 43 salaries.
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