The average salary for a Senior Security Consultant at EY (Ernst & Young) is $97,409.
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$81k - $157k
$81k - $157k
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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…Read more
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.
Popular Employer Salaries for Senior Security Consultant
The top respondents for the job title Senior Security Consultant are from the companies Deloitte & Touche LLP, Booz, Allen, and Hamilton and International Business Machines (IBM) Corp.. Reported salaries are highest at Fireye where the average pay is $120,459. Other companies that offer high salaries for this role include International Business Machines (IBM) Corp. and Deloitte, earning around $104,762 and $102,439, respectively. Booz, Allen, and Hamilton pays the lowest at around $78,987. Deloitte & Touche LLP and KPMG, LLP also pay on the lower end of the scale, paying $93,473 and $95,054, respectively.
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Popular Skills for Senior Security Consultant
Security Risk Management
Security Testing and Auditing
IT Security & Infrastructure
Skills in Security Risk Management and Security Testing and Auditing are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include IT Security & Infrastructure, Security Policies and Procedures and Cyber Security.
Pay by Experience Level for Senior Security Consultant
An early career Senior Security Consultant with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $94,352 based on 8 salaries. A mid-career Senior Security Consultant with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $107,500 based on 6 salaries.
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