Security Director Salary in San Francisco, California

How much does a Security Director make in San Francisco, CA? The average Security Director salary in San Francisco, CA is $159,365 as of July 30, 2019, but the range typically falls between $136,943 and $186,547. 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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Security Director administers and maintains policies to ensure physical safety of all property and assets owned by the organization. Supervises administration and operation of organization's security equipment and staff. Being a Security Director may communicate with law enforcement on security matters. Requires a bachelor's degree. Additionally, Security Director typically reports to a top management. The Security Director typically manages through subordinate managers and professionals in larger groups of moderate complexity. Provides input to strategic decisions that affect the functional area of responsibility. May give input into developing the budget. Capable of resolving escalated issues arising from operations and requiring coordination with other departments. To be a Security Director typically requires 3+ years of managerial experience. (Copyright 2019 Salary.com)

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