Security Specialist Salaries

1,462 SalariesUpdated May 5, 2021

Average Base Pay
$63,486 / yr
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How much does a Security Specialist make?

The national average salary for a Security Specialist is $63,486 in United States. Filter by location to see Security Specialist salaries in your area. Salary estimates are based on 1,462 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by Security Specialist employees.

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Security Specialist

Target

$72,833/yr

Range: $30K - $88K

624 salaries

$72,833/yr
$30K$88K

Security Specialist - Hourly

Security Industry Specialists

$18/hr

Range: $14 - $35

108 salaries

$18/hr
$14$35

Security Specialist - Hourly

Security Industry Specialists

$18/hr

Range: $14 - $22

41 salaries

$18/hr
$14$22

Security Specialist

Accenture

$119,612/yr

Range: $75K - $134K

26 salaries

$119,612/yr
$75K$134K

Security Specialist

US Department of Defense

$89,456/yr

Range: $57K - $127K

21 salaries

$89,456/yr
$57K$127K

Security Specialist - Hourly

Allied Universal

$18/hr

Range: $12 - $30

18 salaries

$18/hr
$12$30

Security Specialist

IBM

$65,450/yr

Range: $45K - $146K

16 salaries

$65,450/yr
$45K$146K

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Security Specialist

US Air Force

$63,008/yr

Range: $26K - $113K

16 salaries

$63,008/yr
$26K$113K

Security Specialist

US Army

$77,799/yr

Range: $54K - $110K

15 salaries

$77,799/yr
$54K$110K

Security Specialist

Tech Mahindra

$70,311/yr

Range: $68K - $97K

13 salaries

$70,311/yr
$68K$97K

Security Specialist

US Department of Energy

$112,573/yr

Range: $69K - $123K

10 salaries

$112,573/yr
$69K$123K

Security Specialist

Digital Hands

$54,843/yr

Range: $44K - $68K

10 salaries

$54,843/yr
$44K$68K

Security Specialist

Spectrum

$53,516/yr

Range: $46K - $62K

10 salaries

$53,516/yr
$46K$62K

Security Specialist - Hourly

Insight Global

$20/hr

Range: $11 - $29

10 salaries

$20/hr
$11$29

Security Specialist

BAE Systems USA

$62,297/yr

Range: $56K - $75K

10 salaries

$62,297/yr
$56K$75K

Security Specialist

US Navy

$62,841/yr

Range: $42K - $105K

10 salaries

$62,841/yr
$42K$105K

Security Specialist

U.S. Department of State

$100,787/yr

Range: $81K - $132K

9 salaries

$100,787/yr
$81K$132K

Security Specialist - Hourly

Target

$15/hr

Range: $3 - $18

8 salaries

$15/hr
$3$18

Security Specialist

Matasano Security

$121,968/yr

Range: $112K - $149K

8 salaries

$121,968/yr
$112K$149K

Security Specialist

Secureworks

$69,009/yr

Range: $56K - $115K

8 salaries

$69,009/yr
$56K$115K

Recent Salary Reports

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

$15
hourly
A Security Specialist in the Washington, DC Area area reported making $15 per hour
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
Washington, DC Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public
$55,000
per year
A Security Specialist in the Philadelphia, PA Area area reported making $55,000 per year
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
Philadelphia, PA Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Private
$70,000
per year
A Security Specialist in the Riverside, CA Area area reported making $70,000 per year
Additional Pay
$5 profit sharing
Job Highlights
5-7 years experience
Riverside, CA Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public
$76,003
per year
A Security Specialist in the Manchester, NH Area area reported making $76,003 per year
Job Highlights
5-7 years experience
Manchester, NH Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Nonprofit Organization
$69,174
per year
A Security Specialist in the Killeen, TX Area area reported making $69,174 per year
Job Highlights
8-10 years experience
Killeen, TX Area area
Contract
 
1001 to 5000 employees
Company - Private
$15
hourly
A Security Specialist in the Los Angeles, CA Area area reported making $15 per hour
Job Highlights
Los Angeles, CA Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public
$13
hourly
A Security Specialist in the Indianapolis, IN Area area reported making $13 per hour
Job Highlights
Indianapolis, IN Area area
Part-time
 
51 to 200 employees
Company - Public
$45,000
per year
A Security Specialist in the Chattanooga, TN Area area reported making $45,000 per year
Job Highlights
8-10 years experience
Chattanooga, TN Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Private
$19
hourly
A Security Specialist in the Seattle, WA Area area reported making $19 per hour
Job Highlights
Seattle, WA Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Private