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Alternate Job Titles: Security Administrator

What is the average annual salary for Security Administrator?
The annual salary for someone with the job title Security Administrator 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 Security Administrator in the United States.

This chart describes the expected percentage of people who perform the job of Security Administrator in the United States that make less than that annual salary. For example the median expected annual pay for a typical Security Administrator in the United States is $71,875 so 50% of the people who perform the job of Security Administrator in the United Sates are expected to make less than $71,875.

Source: HR Reported data as of March 2015

Median $71,875
  • 10%$51,775
  • 25%$61,354
  • 75%$86,119
  • 90%$99,086

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Job Description for Security Administrator

Troubleshoots network access problems and implements network security policies and procedures. Ensures network (LAN/WAN, telecommunications, and voice) security access and protects against unauthorized access, modification, or destruction. Requires a bachelor's degree with at least 5 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. May lead and direct the work of others. A wide degree of creativity and latitude is expected. Typically reports to a supervisor or manager. View Security Administrator job description

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