Average Security Director with Security Policies and Procedures Skills Salary

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The average salary for a Security Director with Security Policies and Procedures skills is $80,701.
MEDIAN $80,701
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$45k - $146k
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$3k - $29k
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$41k - $154k

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Job Description for Security Director

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.
The top respondents for the job title Security Director are from the companies Universal Protections Services, Allied Universal Corporation and Securitas Security Services Usa, Inc.. Reported salaries are highest at Universal Protections Services where the average pay is $68,784. Securitas Security Services Usa, Inc. pays the lowest at around $52,432.

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Popular Skills for Security Director

Skills in Security Risk Management, Emergency Response, Risk Management / Risk Control and Security Testing and Auditing are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Operations Management.

Pay by Experience Level for Security Director

An early career Security Director with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $59,131 based on 84 salaries. A mid-career Security Director with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $67,758 based on 122 salaries. An experienced Security Director with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $86,207 based on 216 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $91,550.
Employees with Security Director in their job title in Washington, District of Columbia earn an average of 45.8% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Houston, Texas (29.2% more) and Atlanta, Georgia (16.9% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Chicago, Illinois (13.3% less), Los Angeles, California (8.0% less) and Dallas, Texas (6.6% less).

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