Security Director Salary

A Security Director earns an average salary of $75,474 per year.
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$45,234 - $144,348
$45K
$76K
$140K
MEDIAN: $76,310
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50%
90%

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$11.92 - $33.66
$12
$21
$34
MEDIAN: $20.58
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90%

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$0$151K
Salary $45,234 - $144,348
Bonus $1.30 - $29,690
Profit Sharing $-0.49 - $29,361
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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$42,202 - $151,481
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 20 Sep 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 490
Hourly Data $0$45
Hourly Rate $11.92 - $33.66
Overtime $14.68 - $45.51
Annual Data $0$151K
Bonus $1.30 - $29,690
Profit Sharing $-0.49 - $29,361
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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$42,202 - $151,481
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 20 Sep 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 46

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Job Description for Security Director

The security director's most important responsibility is ensuring an organization's assets are secure and maintaining the safety of the staff and customers. These professionals are responsible for creation, review, and implementation of policies relating to the security department. They also oversee compliance with relevant local, state, and federal laws. The security director also works directly with their subordinates or fellow employees to build awareness and safety, such as through training programs.

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Security Director Tasks

  • Plan, organize, coordinate, and direct security and safety supervisory and office employees in the performance of security functions.
  • Establish and update security procedures and protocols.
  • Train and manage the security staff.

Common Career Paths for Security Director


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Popular Employer Salaries for Security Director

Popular Skills for Security Director

Pay by Experience Level for Security Director

Pay by Experience for a Security Director has a positive trend. An entry-level Security Director with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $50,000 based on 85 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Security Director with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $63,000 based on 126 salaries. An experienced Security Director which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $79,000 based on 233 salaries. A Security Director with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $86,000 based on 222 salaries.

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: $74,002

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Key Stats for Security Director

Gender

Female
8 %
Male
92 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 92 votes.
Less than 1 year
1%
1-4 years
8%
5-9 years
15%
10-19 years
32%
20 years or more
44%
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Experience Affects Security Director Salaries

▲16%

▲7%

National Average
$74,000

▼15%

▼33%

Skills That Affect Security Director Salaries



National Average
$74,000


People Management
▼38%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 92 votes.

Gender

Female
8 %
Male
92 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
1%
1-4 years
8%
5-9 years
15%
10-19 years
32%
20 years or more
44%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 72%
dental benefits
Dental: 68%
vision benefits
Vision: 62%
no benefits
None: 24%
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