How much does a Security Consultant make?

Updated Jul 22, 2021

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$97,398 /yr
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804 salaries

$60K

Low

$97K

Average

$158K

High

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The national average salary for Security Consultant is $97,398 per year in United States. Filter by location to see Security Consultant salaries in your area. Salaries estimates are based on 804 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by Security Consultant employees.

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Synopsys
4.1

Synopsys

Security Consultant

$124,865

 /yr
Range: $83K - $157K
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$83K

$157K

$83,151 - $157,348 Range

IBM
3.9

IBM

Security Consultant

$98,067

 /yr
Range: $68K - $151K

$68K

$151K

$67,788 - $151,223 Range

Frontpoint
2.9

Frontpoint

Security Consultant

$45,395

 /yr
Range: $42K - $58K

$42K

$58K

$42,047 - $57,814 Range

Cigital
3.7

Cigital

Security Consultant

$99,580

 /yr
Range: $78K - $139K

$78K

$139K

$78,199 - $139,182 Range

Accenture
4.1

Accenture

Security Consultant

$106,601

 /yr
Range: $76K - $131K

$76K

$131K

$76,055 - $131,438 Range

Verizon
3.9

Verizon

Security Consultant

$107,276

 /yr
Range: $99K - $125K

$99K

$125K

$99,026 - $125,472 Range

NCC Group
3.4

NCC Group

Security Consultant

$109,000

 /yr
Range: $91K - $135K

$91K

$135K

$90,816 - $135,091 Range

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HomePro Technologies

Security Consultant - Monthly

$5,222

 /mo
Range: $5K - $5K

$5K

$5K

$5,222 - $5,483 Range

Optiv
3.6

Optiv

Security Consultant

$103,479

 /yr
Range: $67K - $134K

$67K

$134K

$67,248 - $133,757 Range

iSEC partners
5

iSEC partners

Security Consultant

$89,090

 /yr
Range: $81K - $100K

$81K

$100K

$81,447 - $99,894 Range

ADT Security Services
3.2

ADT Security Services

Security Consultant

$67,887

 /yr
Range: $28K - $68K

$28K

$68K

$28,242 - $67,887 Range

Coalfire
4.1

Coalfire

Security Consultant

$94,843

 /yr
Range: $76K - $137K

$76K

$137K

$75,684 - $136,652 Range

Trustwave
3.4

Trustwave

Security Consultant

$80,951

 /yr
Range: $57K - $151K

$57K

$151K

$56,700 - $151,233 Range

Rapid7
4.3

Rapid7

Security Consultant

$100,065

 /yr
Range: $80K - $138K

$80K

$138K

$80,225 - $138,189 Range

CPI Security
3.7

CPI Security

Security Consultant

$76,599

 /yr
Range: $34K - $78K

$34K

$78K

$34,400 - $77,540 Range

Capital One
4.1

Capital One

Security Consultant

$109,896

 /yr
Range: $84K - $171K

$84K

$171K

$84,054 - $171,190 Range

LiveWatch Security
4

LiveWatch Security

Security Consultant

$19,181

 /yr
Range: $14K - $87K

$14K

$87K

$13,556 - $86,515 Range

FishNet Security
3.4

FishNet Security

Security Consultant

$91,481

 /yr
Range: $52K - $148K

$52K

$148K

$51,746 - $147,768 Range

Leviathan Security Group
3.9

Leviathan Security Group

Security Consultant

$111,307

 /yr
Range: $64K - $136K

$64K

$136K

$63,552 - $135,848 Range

Wells Fargo
3.6

Wells Fargo

Security Consultant

$85,377

 /yr
Range: $83K - $101K

$83K

$101K

$83,273 - $101,331 Range

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Frequently asked questions about a Security Consultant salaries

The national average salary for a Security Consultant is $97,398 per year in United States. Filter by location to see a Security Consultant salaries in your area. Salaries estimates are based on 804 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by a Security Consultant employees.

The highest salary for a Security Consultant in United States is $158,095 per year.

The lowest salary for a Security Consultant in United States is $60,004 per year.

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Recent Salary Reports

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

$200,000
per year
A Cybersecurity Consultant in the Washington, DC Area area reported making $200,000 per year
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Washington, DC Area area
Full-time
 
501 to 1000 employees
Company - Private
$102,000
per year
A Security Consultant in the Los Angeles, CA Area area reported making $102,000 per year
Job Highlights
3-4 years experience
Los Angeles, CA Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public
$150,000
per year
A Security Consultant in the Washington, DC Area area reported making $150,000 per year
Additional Pay
$50k cash bonus
$28k stock bonus
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Washington, DC Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public
$85,000
per year
An Information Security Consultant in the Boston, MA Area area reported making $85,000 per year
Job Highlights
3-4 years experience
Boston, MA Area area
Full-time
 
1 to 50 employees
Company - Private
$100,000
per year
A Cyber Security Consultant in the Seattle, WA Area area reported making $100,000 per year
Job Highlights
5-7 years experience
Seattle, WA Area area
Full-time
 
51 to 200 employees
Company - Private
$80,150
per year
A Cyber Security Consultant in the Chicago, IL Area area reported making $80,150 per year
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
Chicago, IL Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Private
$15
hourly
A Cyber Security Consultant in the Utica, NY Area area reported making $15 per hour
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
Utica, NY Area area
Part-time
 
1 to 50 employees
Contract
$120,000
per year
A Security Consultant in the Phoenix, AZ Area area reported making $120,000 per year
Job Highlights
5-7 years experience
Phoenix, AZ Area area
Full-time
 
51 to 200 employees
Company - Private
$20
hourly
A Security Consultant in the Washington, DC Area area reported making $20 per hour
Job Highlights
Washington, DC Area area
Full-time
 
201 to 500 employees
Company - Private
$92,500
per year
A Security Consultant in the Augusta, ME Area area reported making $92,500 per year
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Augusta, ME Area area
Full-time
 
5001 to 10000 employees
Company - Private