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How much does a Information Security Specialist make?

Updated Sep 15, 2021

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$97,273 /yr
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321 salaries

$62K

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$97K

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$153K

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The national average salary for Information Security Specialist is $97,273 per year in United States. Filter by location to see Information Security Specialist salaries in your area. Salaries estimates are based on 321 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by Information Security Specialist employees.

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Treasure Data
4.4

Treasure Data

Information Security Specialist

$141,413

 /yr
Range: $141K - $141K
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$141K

$141K

$141,413 - $141,413 Range

Intel Corporation
4.2

Intel Corporation

Information Security Specialist

$123,253

 /yr
Range: $93K - $147K

$93K

$147K

$92,825 - $146,504 Range

U.S. Bank
3.7

U.S. Bank

Information Security Specialist

$75,031

 /yr
Range: $48K - $127K

$48K

$127K

$47,846 - $126,733 Range

Boeing
3.8

Boeing

Information Security Specialist

$62,374

 /yr
Range: $60K - $97K

$60K

$97K

$59,670 - $97,224 Range

Bank of America
4

Bank of America

Information Security Specialist

$93,022

 /yr
Range: $80K - $166K

$80K

$166K

$79,908 - $165,599 Range

Wells Fargo
3.6

Wells Fargo

Information Security Specialist

$79,569

 /yr
Range: $76K - $83K

$76K

$83K

$76,178 - $82,846 Range

Verizon
3.9

Verizon

Information Security Specialist

$96,650

 /yr
Range: $94K - $110K

$94K

$110K

$93,951 - $109,620 Range

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American Express
4.2

American Express

Information Security Specialist

$125,601

 /yr
Range: $114K - $148K

$114K

$148K

$113,920 - $147,650 Range

Hewlett Packard Enterprise | HPE
4

Hewlett Packard Enterprise | HPE

Information Security Specialist

$83,540

 /yr
Range: $81K - $103K

$81K

$103K

$80,974 - $102,617 Range

Prudential
3.8

Prudential

Information Security Specialist

$105,631

 /yr
Range: $87K - $125K

$87K

$125K

$86,500 - $124,756 Range

AT&T
3.7

AT&T

Information Security Specialist

$87,978

 /yr
Range: $85K - $105K

$85K

$105K

$85,138 - $105,010 Range

Visa Inc.
4

Visa Inc.

Information Security Specialist

$170,661

 /yr
Range: $102K - $184K

$102K

$184K

$102,336 - $184,441 Range

State of Washington
3.5

State of Washington

Information Security Specialist

$78,319

 /yr
Range: $75K - $84K

$75K

$84K

$74,735 - $84,440 Range

Inovant
5

Inovant

Information Security Specialist

$190,378

 /yr
Range: $177K - $196K

$177K

$196K

$177,352 - $195,879 Range

General Dynamics Information Technology
3.8

General Dynamics Information Technology

Information Security Specialist

$77,349

 /yr
Range: $73K - $91K

$73K

$91K

$72,877 - $91,186 Range

General Motors (GM)
4

General Motors (GM)

Information Security Specialist

$72,472

 /yr
Range: $67K - $82K

$67K

$82K

$67,253 - $82,321 Range

Oregon Department of Transportation
3.7

Oregon Department of Transportation

Information Security Specialist

$76,996

 /yr
Range: $75K - $79K

$75K

$79K

$74,928 - $78,778 Range

CACI International
3.8

CACI International

Information Security Specialist

$110,112

 /yr
Range: $87K - $162K

$87K

$162K

$86,783 - $162,493 Range

Engility
3.1

Engility

Information Security Specialist

$80,639

 /yr
Range: $74K - $97K

$74K

$97K

$73,836 - $97,252 Range

Security Industry Specialists
3.4

Security Industry Specialists

Information Security Specialist

$102,122

 /yr
Range: $98K - $112K

$98K

$112K

$98,150 - $111,654 Range

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Frequently asked questions about an Information Security Specialist salaries

The national average salary for an Information Security Specialist is $97,273 per year in United States. Filter by location to see an Information Security Specialist salaries in your area. Salaries estimates are based on 321 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by an Information Security Specialist employees.

The highest salary for an Information Security Specialist in United States is $153,157 per year.

The lowest salary for an Information Security Specialist in United States is $61,780 per year.

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Recent Salary Reports

Below are the most recent information security specialist salary reports. Employer name has been removed to protect anonymity.

$60
hourly
An Ethical Hacker Starter in the Phoenix, AZ Area area reported making $60 per hour
Job Highlights
Phoenix, AZ Area area
Freelance
 
501 to 1000 employees
Company - Public
$123,356
per year
An Information Systems Security Officer in the San Francisco, CA Area area reported making $123,356 per year
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
San Francisco, CA Area area
Full-time
 
5001 to 10000 employees
Company - Public
$15
hourly
A Target Security Specialist in the Philadelphia, PA Area area reported making $15 per hour
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
Philadelphia, PA Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public
$100,000
per year
A Cybersecurity in the San Diego, CA Area area reported making $100,000 per year
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
San Diego, CA Area area
Full-time
 
1001 to 5000 employees
Government
$82,000
per year
An Information Security Officer in the Harrisburg, PA Area area reported making $82,000 per year
Job Highlights
8-10 years experience
Harrisburg, PA Area area
Full-time
 
201 to 500 employees
Company - Public
$128,514
per year
An Information Security Officer in the Charleston, SC Area area reported making $128,514 per year
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Charleston, SC Area area
Full-time
 
1 to 50 employees
Company - Private
$85,126
per year
An Information Systems Security Officer (ISSO) in the San Antonio, TX Area area reported making $85,126 per year
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
San Antonio, TX Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public
$15
hourly
A Target Security Specialist in the Chicago, IL Area area reported making $15 per hour
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
Chicago, IL Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public
$105,000
per year
An Incident Response in the Philadelphia, PA Area area reported making $105,000 per year
Job Highlights
3-4 years experience
Philadelphia, PA Area area
Full-time
 
1001 to 5000 employees
Company - Private