security specialist Salaries

Security Specialist Salaries

2,111 Salaries

Average Base Pay
$69,123 / yr
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Additional Cash Compensation

Average$5,636
Range$1,875 - $18,402

How much does a Security Specialist make?

The national average salary for a Security Specialist is $69,123 in United States. Filter by location to see Security Specialist salaries in your area. Salary estimates are based on 2,111 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by Security Specialist employees.

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Security Specialist - Hourly

Security Industry Specialists

$17/hr

Range: $13 - $22

77 salaries

$17/hr
$13$22

Security Specialist - Hourly

Security Industry Specialists

$17/hr

Range: $14 - $21

33 salaries

$17/hr
$14$21

Security Specialist

Security Industry Specialists

$65,736/yr

Range: $32K - $71K

21 salaries

$65,736/yr
$32K$71K

Security Specialist

U.S. Bank

$39,063/yr

Range: $37K - $52K

19 salaries

$39,063/yr
$37K$52K

Security Specialist

US Department of Defense

$85,426/yr

Range: $56K - $123K

18 salaries

$85,426/yr
$56K$123K

Security Specialist

Tech Mahindra

$68,169/yr

Range: $66K - $94K

13 salaries

$68,169/yr
$66K$94K

Security Specialist

US Air Force

$61,318/yr

Range: $25K - $109K

11 salaries

$61,318/yr
$25K$109K

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Security Specialist

IBM

$61,638/yr

Range: $44K - $79K

10 salaries

$61,638/yr
$44K$79K

Security Specialist

BAE Systems USA

$60,400/yr

Range: $55K - $73K

10 salaries

$60,400/yr
$55K$73K

Security Specialist

US Army

$84,108/yr

Range: $62K - $116K

10 salaries

$84,108/yr
$62K$116K

Security Specialist

Spectrum

$51,886/yr

Range: $45K - $60K

10 salaries

$51,886/yr
$45K$60K

Security Specialist

Digital Hands

$52,773/yr

Range: $43K - $66K

8 salaries

$52,773/yr
$43K$66K

Security Specialist

Matasano Security

$118,253/yr

Range: $109K - $145K

8 salaries

$118,253/yr
$109K$145K

Security Specialist

Booz Allen Hamilton

$64,211/yr

Range: $63K - $76K

8 salaries

$64,211/yr
$63K$76K

Security Specialist

US Department of Homeland Security

$99,860/yr

Range: $54K - $129K

7 salaries

$99,860/yr
$54K$129K

Security Specialist

Bank of America

$64,681/yr

Range: $43K - $97K

7 salaries

$64,681/yr
$43K$97K

Security Specialist

Secureworks

$66,441/yr

Range: $54K - $112K

7 salaries

$66,441/yr
$54K$112K

Security Specialist - Hourly

U.S. Bank

$19/hr

Range: $18 - $23

6 salaries

$19/hr
$18$23

Security Specialist - Hourly

Allied Universal

$16/hr

Range: $11 - $18

6 salaries

$16/hr
$11$18

Security Specialist

U.S. Department of State

$92,084/yr

Range: $78K - $98K

6 salaries

$92,084/yr
$78K$98K
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Recent Salary Reports

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

$16
hourly
A Target Security Specialist in the Chicago, IL Area area reported making $16 per hour
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
Chicago, IL Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public
$16
hourly
A Target Security Specialist in the Chicago, IL Area area reported making $16 per hour
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
Chicago, IL Area area
Full-time
 
1 to 50 employees
Company - Private
$105,000
per year
An Information System Security Officer in the Washington, DC Area area reported making $105,000 per year
Job Highlights
8-10 years experience
Washington, DC Area area
Full-time
 
1 to 50 employees
Contract
$100,000
per year
A Physical Security Specialist in the San Francisco, CA Area area reported making $100,000 per year
Additional Pay
$1 cash bonus
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
San Francisco, CA Area area
Full-time
 
1001 to 5000 employees
Government
$135,000
per year
An ISSO in the Washington, DC Area area reported making $135,000 per year
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
Washington, DC Area area
Full-time
 
5001 to 10000 employees
Company - Public
$15
hourly
A Target Security Specialist in the Seattle, WA Area area reported making $15 per hour
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
Seattle, WA Area area
Full-time
 
1 to 50 employees
Company - Private
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