How much does a Vice President of Security make in the United States? The average Vice President of Security salary in the United States is $187,990 as of September 25, 2020, but the range typically falls between $157,590 and $227,690. Salary ranges can vary widely depending on many important factors, including education, certifications, additional skills, the number of years you have spent in your profession. With more online, real-time compensation data than any other website, Salary.com helps you determine your exact pay target. 

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The Vice President of Security oversees the administration and operation of the organization's security equipment and staff. Develops and implements policies to ensure the physical safety of all visitors, employees, or customers to the organization's facilities and the security of property and assets owned by the organization. Being a Vice President of Security leads and directs major investigations and response to critical events that impact the organization. Keeps abreast with all security related information, directives, and events and takes appropriate actions to ensure security staff are properly trained and equipped to manage potential issues or breaches. In addition, Vice President of Security coordinates with law enforcement and other officials or agencies. May have a background in law enforcement. Requires a bachelor's degree. Typically reports to top management. The Vice President of Security manages a departmental sub-function within a broader departmental function. Creates functional strategies and specific objectives for the sub-function and develops budgets/policies/procedures to support the functional infrastructure. Deep knowledge of the managed sub-function and solid knowledge of the overall departmental function. Working as a Vice President of Security typically requires 5+ years of managerial experience. (Copyright 2020 Salary.com)

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