How much does a Senior IT Security Specialist make? The average Senior IT Security Specialist salary is $59,199 as of October 28, 2020, but the salary range typically falls between $48,847 and $67,619. 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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Dev Technology Group - Ashburn , VA
Senior Information Security Specialist #292 Dev Technology is a growing IT company with an employee-centric culture that works on mission-critical projects for the federal government. We partner with ...
ZipRecruiter - 9 days ago
Cybersecurity and Infrastructure Security Agency - Arlington , VA
Responsibilities Joining the Cybersecurity and Infrastructure Security Agency (CISA) means being ... presentations to senior officials, conferences, and task forces. Overseeing and interfacing ...
Dice.com - 10 days ago
Here are the essential job functions of this position Provide technical leadership on a range of specific Technology Controls and Information Security programs, policies, standards and incidents
Dice.com - 88 days ago
Chugach Government Solutions, LLC - Stafford , VA
... information technology system delivery (e.g., hardware, software, programming, testing/IV&V ... Information Assurance and Access Control Security. * Provide program status reports that summarize ...
ZipRecruiter - 44 days ago
Leidos - Virginia Beach , VA
NGEN-R is the largest IT services program for the Navy. Under the Service Management, Integration ... Work with Cyber Security analysts to ensure Enterprise information flow is secure * Ensures ...
Appcast Agency - 8 days ago
eTRANSERVICES - Dahlgren , VA
... Information Technology Services; (3) Information Assurance & Cyber Security Services; (4) Cloud ... Senior Documentation Specialist Location: On-site at Dahlgren, VA Clearance Required: Candidate ...
Monster - 42 days ago

Senior IT Security Specialist Salary in Major Cities

This chart shows the salary comparison for Senior IT Security Specialist between major cities. San Francisco City consistently ranks #1 as of October 28, 2020. Click on the chart to see the detail salary data for Senior IT Security Specialist in each city.
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City Name Average Salary
San Francisco, CA $73,999
Washington, DC $65,901
Miami, FL $57,631
Chicago, IL $62,804
Boston, MA $66,700
New York, NY $71,217
Dallas, TX $58,814
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Average Base Salary

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Average Total Cash Compensation

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What is the average salary for Senior IT Security Specialist in 2020?
These charts show the average base salary (core compensation), as well as the average total cash compensation for the job of Senior IT Security Specialist in the United States. The base salary for Senior IT Security Specialist ranges from $48,847 to $67,619 with the average base salary of $59,199. The total cash compensation, which includes base, and annual incentives, can vary anywhere from $49,800 to $72,247 with the average total cash compensation of $61,473.
Average Salary Average Salary Range
Base Salary $59,199 $48,847 - $67,619
Bonus $2,274 $953 - $4,628
Total Pay $61,473 $49,800 - $72,247
* 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 IT Security Specialist and Senior IT Security Specialist?
According to our latest salary estimation on October 28, 2020. The average salary of Senior IT Security Specialist is $59,199, and the average salary of IT Security Specialist is $112,308. The average salary of IT Security Specialist is higher than Senior IT Security Specialist. ( 2020-10-28 salary.com )
I am a Senior IT Security Specialist, which location’s salary is higher, Barnstable, MA or New Britain, CT?
New Britain, CT typically sees higher pay than Barnstable, MA for Senior IT Security Specialist. a Senior IT Security Specialist Salary in New Britain, CT is $63,936 as of October 28, 2020; a Senior IT Security Specialist Salary in Barnstable, MA is $62,427 as of October 28, 2020. ( 2020-10-28 salary.com )
Why does the salary of a Senior IT Security Specialist 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. ( 2020-10-28 salary.com )
What are the Pay Factors for Senior IT Security Specialist?
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Last Update: October 28, 2020