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Security administrator salary in United States

How much does a Security Administrator make in the United States?

Average base salary

Average $90,626
Low $59,922
High $137,062

The average salary for a security administrator is $90,626 per year in the United States. 375 salaries reported, updated at December 7, 2023

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Top companies for Security Administrators in United States

  1. Kane Partners LLC
    6 reviews43 salaries reported
    $141,821per year
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Highest paying cities for Security Administrators near United States

  1. Charleston, SC
    $136,358 per year
    17 salaries reported
  2. Austin, TX
    $131,034 per year
    7 salaries reported
  3. New York, NY
    $126,018 per year
    25 salaries reported
  1. Atlanta, GA
    $125,540 per year
    14 salaries reported
  2. Los Angeles, CA
    $116,008 per year
    8 salaries reported
  3. Denver, CO
    $93,750 per year
    8 salaries reported
  1. Washington, DC
    $86,394 per year
    11 salaries reported
  2. San Antonio, TX
    $83,259 per year
    8 salaries reported
  3. Chantilly, VA
    $76,536 per year
    7 salaries reported
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Salary satisfaction

Based on 256 ratings

52% of Security Administrators in the United States think their salaries are enough for the cost of living in their area.

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