INFORMATION SECURITY OFFICER SALARY

Average Yearly Salary
$110,000
$77,000
Min 10%
$110,000
Median 50%
$156,000
Max 90%
Best Paying Company
Google
Highest Paying City
Pleasanton, CA
Highest Paying State
Maryland
Average Experience Level
3.8 years
How much does an information security officer make?
The national average salary for an Information Security Officer in the United States is $110,423 per year or $53.09 per hour. The top 10 percent make over $156,000 per year, while the bottom 10 percent make under $77,000 per year. Most Information Security Officer jobs are in Finance companies and Professional companies. The best states for high paying Information Security Officer jobs are Maryland, Delaware, Nevada, District of Columbia, and New Jersey. The typical tenure for an Information Security Officer is 3.8 years.

Average Information Security Officer Salary By Company

Information Security Officers can expect good job security. Some industries pay higher than others. Most Information Security Officer jobs are in Finance companies and Finance companies. Google and ManpowerGroup are the highest paying companies. Companies like AlixPartners and UnityPoint Health also report very competitive wages for Information Security Officers.

Average Information Security Officer Salary By Location

As an Information Security Officer in the U.S., you can expect to earn on average $110,423 per year or $53.09 per hour. Information Security Officers make the most in Pleasanton, CA at about $142,195 per year. Not only that, Pleasanton, CA also has an average entry-level salary of $91,000. Maryland, Delaware, Nevada, District of Columbia, and New Jersey are the top 5 highest earning states for Information Security Officers. Wyoming, Kentucky, Vermont, Florida, and Hawaii have the lowest reported salaries for Information Security Officers.
RankCityAverage Salary
1
Pleasanton, CA
$142,195
2
Reno, NV
$132,327
3
Allentown, PA
$127,250
4
Columbia, MD
$126,649
5
Seattle, WA
$126,215

Average Information Security Officer Salary By Industry

Wages for Information Security Officers can differ based on the industry they work in. Our data shows that Hospitality companies, Transportation companies, and Health Care companies tend to have the highest salaries for Information Security Officers. Hospitality companies pay Information Security Officers an average salary of $116,707, Transportation companies pay $113,311, and Health Care companys come in at $113,116. The types of companies that pay Information Security Officers the least are in the Finance industry, where the average annual salary is $105,599.
RankIndustryAverage Salary
1
Hospitality
$116,707
2
Transportation
$113,311
3
Health Care
$113,116
4
Professional
$109,779
5
Finance
$105,599

RECENTLY ADDED Information Security Officer SALARIES

Company
Job
Location
Date Added
Salary
Robert Half Technology
Information Security Officer
10/31/2019
$125,000
Ams Staffing Inc.
Information Security Officer
10/28/2019
$115,000
Federal Trade Commission
Information Security Officer
10/22/2019
$127,914
Orange County Government
Information Security Officer
10/22/2019
$72,307
State of Arizona
Information Security Officer
10/19/2019
$48,000
Information Security Officer
10/08/2019
$127,914
Information Security Officer
10/04/2019
$60,209
Portland Community College
Information Security Officer
10/04/2019
$89,427
Robert Half Technology
Information Security Officer
09/30/2019
$125,000
State of Minnesota
Information Security Officer
09/24/2019
$62,807
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