Alternate Job Titles: Chief Information Security Officer, VP, Information Security
What is the average annual salary for Chief Information Security Officer?
The annual salary for someone with the job title Chief Information Security Officer may vary depending on a number of factors including industry, company size, location, years of experience and level of education. Our team of Certified Compensation Professionals has analyzed survey data collected from thousands of HR departments at companies of all sizes and industries to present this range of annual salaries for people with the job title Chief Information Security Officer in the United States.
This chart describes the expected percentage of people who perform the job of Chief Information Security Officer in the United States that make less than that annual salary. For example the median expected annualy pay for a typical Chief Information Security Officer in the United States is $175,485 so 50% of the people who perform the job of Accountant I in the United Sates are expected to make less than $175,485.
Responsible for determining enterprise information security standards. Develops and implements information security standards and procedures. Ensures that all information systems are functional and secure. Requires a bachelor's degree with at least 12 years of experience in the field. Familiar with a variety of the field's concepts, practices, and procedures. Relies on extensive experience and judgment to plan and accomplish goals. Performs a variety of tasks. Leads and directs the work of others. A wide degree of creativity and latitude is expected. Typically reports to top management.
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