IT security specialist

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How much does an IT Security Specialist make in Chicago, IL?

Average base salary
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55 salaries reported, updated at May 05, 2020
$118,241
per year
The average salary for a it security specialist is $118,241 per year in Chicago, IL and $5,000 cash bonus per year.
11% higher
than national average
Additional compensation
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Cash bonus
$5,000
per year
Most common benefits
  • Health insurance
  • 401(k) matching
  • Vision insurance
  • 401(k)
  • Health savings account

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Salaries by years of experience in Chicago, IL

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Most common benefits for IT Security Specialists

  • Health insurance
  • 401(k) matching
  • Vision insurance
  • 401(k)
  • Health savings account
  • Disability insurance
  • Dental insurance
  • Paid time off
  • Life insurance
  • Tuition reimbursement
  • Retirement plan
  • Commuter assistance

Salary satisfaction

Based 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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