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Alternate Job Titles: Security Specialist

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

This chart describes the expected percentage of people who perform the job of Security Specialist in the United States that make less than that annual salary. For example the median expected annual pay for a typical Security Specialist in the United States is $46,241 so 50% of the people who perform the job of Security Specialist in the United States are expected to make less than $46,241.

Source: HR Reported data as of September 2015

Median $46,241
  • 10%$29,966
  • 25%$37,722
  • 75%$58,755
  • 90%$70,148

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Job Description for Security Specialist

Maintains an organization's automated security systems and employee identification card system. Serves as the point of contact for security system related issues. Provides training to employees on use and features of security systems. May require a bachelor's degree and 2-4 years of experience in the field or in a related area. Familiar with standard concepts, practices, and procedures within a particular field. Relies on limited experience and judgment to plan and accomplish goals. Performs a variety of tasks. Works under general supervision. A certain degree of creativity and latitude is required. Typically reports to a supervisor or manager. View Security Specialist job description

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