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IT security specialist salary in Raleigh, NC

How much does an IT Security Specialist make in Raleigh, NC?

Average base salary

arrow up8%
above national average
Average $115,974
Low $79,223
High $169,775
Cash bonus
$2,500per year
Non-cash benefit
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The average salary for a it security specialist is $115,974 per year in Raleigh, NC and $2,500 cash bonus per year.23 salaries reported, updated at November 17, 2022

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Top companies for IT Security Specialists in Raleigh, NC

  1. Exelon
    843 reviews10 salaries reported
    $171,568per year
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Highest paying cities for IT Security Specialists near Raleigh, NC

  1. Raleigh-Durham, NC
    $151,327 per year
    5 salaries reported
  2. Charlotte, NC
    $141,359 per year
    54 salaries reported
  3. Morrisville, NC
    $137,471 per year
    16 salaries reported
  1. Raleigh, NC
    $115,974 per year
    23 salaries reported
  2. Cary, NC
    $103,654 per year
    19 salaries reported
  3. Fayetteville, NC
    $100,152 per year
    7 salaries reported
  1. Durham, NC
    $95,466 per year
    8 salaries reported
  2. Huntersville, NC
    $82,723 per year
    9 salaries reported
  3. Fort Bragg, NC
    $71,232 per year
    5 salaries reported
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Most common benefits for IT Security Specialists

  • 401(k)
  • 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
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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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How much do similar professions get paid in Raleigh, NC?

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