IT security specialist salary in United States
How much does an IT Security Specialist make in the United States?
Average base salary
The average salary for a it security specialist is $111,977 per year in the United States and $2,500 cash bonus per year.3.8k salaries reported, updated at September 19, 2023
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Most common benefits for IT Security Specialists
- 401(k) matching
- Dental insurance
- Disability insurance
- Employee assistance program
- Employee discount
- Flexible schedule
- Flexible spending account
- Health insurance
- Health savings account
- Life insurance
- Opportunities for advancement
- Paid time off
- Parental leave
- Professional development assistance
- Referral program
- Relocation assistance
- Retirement plan
- Tuition reimbursement
- Vision insurance
Salary satisfactionBased on 191 ratings
70% of IT Security Specialists in the United States think their salaries are enough for the cost of living in their area.
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