SECURITY ADMINISTRATOR SALARY

Average Yearly Salary
$82,000
$57,000
Min 10%
$82,000
Median 50%
$118,000
Max 90%
Best Paying Company
Raytheon
Highest Paying City
San Jose, CA
Highest Paying State
Connecticut
Average Experience Level
3.0 years
How much does a security administrator make?
Security Administrators in America make, on average, $82,619 a year or $39.72 per hour. Those in the bottom 10 percent make under $57,000 a year, and the top 10 percent make over $118,000. Employers that have the highest concentration of job opportunities for Security Administrators are Professional companies and Technology companies. States with the highest Security Administrator salaries include Connecticut, Rhode Island, New Jersey, Massachusetts, and New York. The typical tenure for a Security Administrator is 3.0 years.

Average Security Administrator Salary By Company

Security Administrators can expect good job security. Some industries pay higher than others. Most Security Administrator jobs are in Professional companies and Professional companies. Companies like Raytheon or FCCI Insurance Company will get you the highest pay packages. Also, companies like Crown Equipment Corporation and Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas pay their Security Administrators very well.

Average Security Administrator Salary By Location

Security Administrators in the US makes an average salary of $82,619 per year or $39.72 per hour. The city with the highest Security Administrator salary is San Jose, CA at $99,965 per year. Even an entry-level Security Administrator makes $58,000 per year in San Jose, CA. Some of the states with the best Security Administrator salaries are Connecticut, Rhode Island, New Jersey, Massachusetts, New York, Delaware, and New Hampshire. Alaska, North Dakota, Wyoming, Montana, and Hawaii are the lowest earners.
RankCityAverage Salary
1
San Jose, CA
$99,965
2
Stamford, CT
$91,469
3
New York, NY
$91,175
4
Jersey City, NJ
$91,119
5
Boston, MA
$90,551

Average Security Administrator Salary By Industry

Wages for Security Administrators can differ based on the industry they work in. Our analysis shows that Technology companies, Professional companies, and Internet companies pay higher-than-average wages for Security Administrators. Salaries for Security Administrators in Technology companies average $86,538 annually, while Professional companies and Internet companies pay $83,666 and $82,603, respectively. The types of companies that pay Security Administrators the least are in the Media industry, where the average annual salary is $79,674.
RankIndustryAverage Salary
1
Technology
$86,538
2
Professional
$83,666
3
Internet
$82,603
4
Finance
$82,568
5
Health Care
$81,218

RECENTLY ADDED Security Administrator SALARIES

Company
Job
Location
Date Added
Salary
Command Security Corporation
Security Administrator
10/29/2019
$37,566
Frederick County Public Schools
Security Administrator
10/20/2019
$80,516
University of Kansas
Security Administrator
10/17/2019
$50,000
Kastech Software Solutions Group
Security Administrator
09/30/2019
$187,830
Miami Dade College
Security Administrator
09/29/2019
$81,229
University of Oregon
Security Administrator
09/21/2019
$45,000
Security Administrator
09/08/2019
$48,001
Westfield
Security Administrator
08/05/2019
$72,104
Kelly Services
Security Administrator
07/27/2019
$125,220
Texas Health Resources
Security Administrator
07/21/2019
$59,500
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