Average Security Director Salary in Washington, District of Columbia

$117,147
Avg. Salary
$9,826
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The average salary for a Security Director in Washington, District of Columbia is $117,147.
10%
$67k
10%
$117k
50%
$170k
90%
90%
MEDIAN $117,147
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Salary
$67k - $170k
Bonus
$5k - $13k
Total Pay
$72k - $170k

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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.

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Popular Skills for Security Director

Skills in Security Policies and Procedures are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Operations Management and Security Risk Management.

Pay by Experience Level for Security Director

A mid-career Security Director with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $114,882 based on 5 salaries. An experienced Security Director with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $116,859 based on 7 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $119,831.
Employees with .NET Software Developer / Programmer in these locations earn less than the national average. The lowest salaries can be found in Chicago, Illinois (34.7% less), Los Angeles, California (32.6% less) and Dallas, Texas (27.4% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 25 survey responses.
Mid Career
20.0%
Experienced
28.0%
Late Career
52.0%