Updated Dec 13, 2021

How much does a Security Consultant make?

Updated Dec 13, 2021

Experience

Industry

$104,778 / yrTotal Pay
$70,333 / yrBase Pay
$34,445 / yrAdditional Pay

$104,778

 / yr
$47K$377K
Most Likely Range
Possible Range

The estimated total pay for a Security Consultant is $104,778 per year in the United States area, with an average salary of $70,333 per year. These numbers represent the median, which is the midpoint of the ranges from our proprietary Total Pay Estimate model and based on salaries collected from our users. The estimated additional pay is $34,445 per year. Additional pay could include cash bonus, commission, tips, and profit sharing. The "Most Likely Range" represents values that exist within the 25th and 75th percentile of all pay data available for this role.

How accurate does $104,778 look to you?

Your input helps Glassdoor refine our pay estimates over time.

Related Job Titles

For Security Consultant

Some related job titles are Application Security Salaries with median pay of $124,667, Physical Security Consultant Salaries with median pay of $90,427, Principal Security Consultant Salaries with median pay of $149,748, Security Analyst Salaries with median pay of $111,775.

Glassdoor Economist Pay Overview

What is the pay outlook for Information Technology?

Overall demand for information technology workers will continue to grow as companies increasingly rely on data and technology. Individual job outlook varies by profession; demand for more specialized jobs, like cybersecurity analysts, is expected to grow significantly, while other jobs are vulnerable to outsourcing. IT jobs, which are particularly well-suited for remote work, usually require higher education or certifications and offer higher than average salaries.

Recent Salaries Shared

For security consultant

Salary Share
Anonymously share your pay to help the community

Job Title

Location

Total Pay

Basic Pay | Additional Pay

Total Years of Experience

Years at Recent Employer

Submitted

Date of Time

Applications Security Consultant

United States of America

 | 1-3 years

$91,000

/yr

$85K | $6K

SubmittedYesterday

1-3 years
Yesterday
Security Consultant

United States of America

 | 15+ years

$170,000

/yr

$150K | $20K

Submitted2 days ago

15+ years
2 days ago
Commercial Security Consultant

United States of America

 | 1-3 years

$40,000

/yr

Submitted2 days ago

1-3 years
2 days ago
Security Consultant

United States of America

 | 1-3 years

$90,000

/yr

Submitted2 days ago

1-3 years
2 days ago
Cybersecurity Consultant

United States of America

 | 7-9 years

$150,000

/yr

Submitted2 days ago

7-9 years
2 days ago
Security Consultant

United States of America

 | 1-3 years

$121,000

/yr

Submitted2 days ago

1-3 years
2 days ago

Security Consultant pay FAQ

The national average salary for a Security Consultant is $70,333 per year in United States. Filter by location to see a Security Consultant salaries in your area. Salaries estimates are based on 1321 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by a Security Consultant employees.

The highest salary for a Security Consultant in United States is $115,872 per year.

The lowest salary for a Security Consultant in United States is $42,691 per year.

If you are thinking of becoming a Security Consultant or planning the next step in your career, find details about the role, the career path and salary trajectory of a Security Consultant.