$106,108
Avg. Salary
$61.04
Avg. Hourly Rate

Average additional compensation:

$9,621

Bonus

$4,500

Profit Sharing

$25,434

Commission

What am I worth?
How should I pay?

The average pay for a Senior Security Consultant is $61.04 per hour.

The median Senior Security Consultant has a base pay of $106,108. Salaries generally range from $77k to $141k. The median bonus is $9,621. Skills that can affect salary include IT Security & Infrastructure, Security Risk Management, Security Testing and Auditing, Computer Security, Security Policies and Procedures, Cyber Security, Network Security Management, Project Management.
$14.95
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$61.04
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$96.96
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MEDIAN $61.04
$77k
10%
$106k
50%
$141k
90%
MEDIAN $106,108
$76,945 - $141,491
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MEDIAN: $106,108
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$0$155K
Salary $76,945 - $141,491
Bonus $2,068 - $19,904
Profit Sharing $250 - $14,000
Commission $25,434
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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$77,396 - $155,109
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 11 Feb 2019
  • Individuals Reporting: 544
Hourly Data $0$107
Hourly Rate $14.95 - $96.96
Overtime $43.85 - $107
Annual Data $0$155K
Bonus $2,068 - $19,904
Commission $25,434
Profit Sharing $250 - $14,000
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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$77,396 - $155,109
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 11 Feb 2019
  • Individuals Reporting: 43

Job Description for Senior Security Consultant

Senior security consultants are responsible for providing effective system security recommendations for their organization. They analyze security settings and subsequently give advice to their organization, as well as check for security risks and take specific steps to highten security levels. These consultants help minimize security risks by using specialized techniques and scripts. They also monitor user activities and suggest changes to system procedures, as well as strengthen the security of wired and wireless connections. Proficient with security tools, senior software consultants serve as expert users on different operating systems; additionally, they follow industry security standards and user privacy protocols.

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Senior Security Consultant Tasks
  • Assess vulnerability of information systems through usage of various software security tools.
  • Conduct interviews to gain customer information and maintain customer relationships.
  • Prepare and deliver risk analysis reports based on findings.
  • Identify security risks and provide improvement suggestions.

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Popular Skills for Senior Security Consultant

Pay by Experience Level for Senior Security Consultant

Pay by Experience for a Senior Security Consultant has a positive trend. An entry-level Senior Security Consultant with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $96,000 based on 87 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Senior Security Consultant with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $107,000 based on 116 salaries. An experienced Senior Security Consultant which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $126,000 based on 134 salaries. A Senior Security Consultant with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $137,000 based on 68 salaries.

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: $111,740

Larger city markers indicate a job is popular in that location.

Senior Security Consultant Reviews

Q: What is it like working as a Senior Security Consultant?

Senior Security Consultant in Sterling:
"You're In the Circle or Not."
Pros: I like the people that I work with.
Cons: I'm not valued as an employee.

Senior Security Consultant in Las Vegas:
"Think Out Of The Box."
The need to protect people and resources at any facility is paramount has become very competitive. Display your passion and lead your sales ability by thinking out of the box.

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Key Stats for Senior Security Consultant

Gender

Female
15 %
Male
84 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 92 votes.
Less than 1 year
0%
1-4 years
17%
5-9 years
29%
10-19 years
35%
20 years or more
19%

Experience Affects Senior Security Consultant Salaries

▲22%

▲13%

National Average
$112,000

▼4%

▼14%

Skills That Affect Senior Security Consultant Salaries



Network Security Management
▲4%


Security Policies and Procedures
▲1%


National Average
$112,000

Cyber Security
▼1%

Project Management
▼21%

Job Satisfaction

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

Gender

Female
15 %
Male
84 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
0%
1-4 years
17%
5-9 years
29%
10-19 years
35%
20 years or more
19%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 88%
dental benefits
Dental: 83%
vision benefits
Vision: 74%
no benefits
None: 10%