How much does a Director of Security Operations make? The average Director of Security Operations salary is $126,130 as of April 26, 2022, but the salary range typically falls between $109,837 and $140,321. 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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Role: Director of DevOps Location: Columbus, OH / Remote Company At Circulo, we believe that ... security, and high-availability of the services applications integrate with. * You will create ...
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Individuals in this role are responsible for leading execution of operational strategies in ... Security Issues * Maintenance and Facilities Issues (who and when to call) * End of Month We offer ...
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... security of the company's internal Information Technology operation in Chantilly VA. Responsibilities In this role, the Director of IT will set the strategic direction and lead the development of ...
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Associate Director of Technology Services George Mason University's Operations and Business ... This position is responsible for the total operation and security of the card systems, camera ...
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DIRECTOR OF FINANCE AND ADMINISTRATION The Virginia Chamber of Commerce seeks a highly motivated ... Manage all vendor contracts and operations of office equipment, security, office supplies, postage ...
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Director of Security Operations Salary in Major Cities

This chart shows the salary comparison for Director of Security Operations between major cities. San Francisco City consistently ranks #1 as of April 26, 2022. Click on the chart to see the detail salary data for Director of Security Operations in each city.
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City Name Average Salary
San Francisco, CA $157,662
Washington, DC $140,407
Miami, FL $122,788
Chicago, IL $133,810
Boston, MA $142,110
New York, NY $151,734
Dallas, TX $125,310
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Average Base Salary

Core compensation

 
 
 
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140321
126130

Average Total Cash Compensation

Includes base and annual incentives

 
 
 
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128335
What is the average salary for Director of Security Operations in 2022?
These charts show the average base salary (core compensation), as well as the average total cash compensation for the job of Director of Security Operations in the United States. The base salary for Director of Security Operations ranges from $109,837 to $140,321 with the average base salary of $126,130. The total cash compensation, which includes base, and annual incentives, can vary anywhere from $111,726 to $146,632 with the average total cash compensation of $128,335.
Average Salary Average Salary Range
Base Salary $126,130 $109,837 - $140,321
Bonus $2,206 $1,889 - $6,311
Total Pay $128,335 $111,726 - $146,632
* Base Salary represents gross income before taxes and deductions. It does not include additional pay such as benefits, bonuses, profit sharing or commissions.
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What's the difference between Director Security Operations Center and Director of Security Operations?
According to our latest salary estimation on April 26, 2022. The average salary of Director of Security Operations is $126,130, and the average salary of Director Security Operations Center is $84,547. The average salary of Director Security Operations Center is lower than Director of Security Operations. ( 2022-04-26 salary.com )
I am a Director of Security Operations, which location’s salary is higher, San Bernardino, CA or Arlington, MA?
Arlington, MA typically sees higher pay than San Bernardino, CA for Director of Security Operations. a Director of Security Operations Salary in Arlington, MA is $142,110 as of April 26, 2022; a Director of Security Operations Salary in San Bernardino, CA is $134,371 as of April 26, 2022. ( 2022-04-26 salary.com )
Why does the salary of a Director of Security Operations vary from city to city?
The cost of living is tied to salaries. If the expenses are higher in a particular city, then the wage level will be higher as well to afford the people can opportunity to live there. This is why you're always going to make more money in New York City for example, than in a small town. ( 2022-04-26 salary.com )
What are the Pay Factors for Director of Security Operations?
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Last Update: April 26, 2022