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Chief Information Security Officer Salary

$137,540 (USD)

Average Salary

$66/hr

Average Hourly

$10,646

Average Bonus

Last updated: November 22, 2019

The average pay for a Chief Information Security Officer is $137,540 a year and $66 an hour in the United States. The average salary range for a Chief Information Security Officer is between $95,007 and $171,405. On average, a Master's Degree is the highest level of education for a Chief Information Security Officer. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in the United States.

ERI’s compensation data are based on salary surveys conducted and researched by ERI. Cost of labor data in the Assessor Series are based on actual housing sales data from commercially available sources, plus rental rates, gasoline prices, consumables, medical care premium costs, property taxes, effective income tax rates, etc.

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Description:
  • Directs the planning and implementation of IT systems, business operation, and facility defenses against breech and vulnerability issues.
  • Audits existing systems and directs the administration of security policies, activities, and standards.
  • Leads and oversees all ongoing activities that serve to provide appropriate access to and protect the confidentiality and integrity of information in compliance with organization policies and standards.
  • Plans, directs, trains, and manages the staff and operations of the Security Services Department.
Chief Information Security Officer Job Prevalence in the United States

Job family: Managers, All Other

Job family population: 462,840

Estimated population of Chief Information Security Officer jobs: 2,643

Rate of error: 0.6%

Estimated salary in 2024:
$159,447
5 Year Change:
16 %
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Description: The United States of America (USA), commonly known as the United States (U.S. or US) or simply America, is a country comprising 50 states, a federal district, five major self-governing territories, and various possessions. At 3.8 million square miles (9.8 million km2), it is the world's third or fourth largest country by total area and is slightly smaller than the entire continent of Europe. Most of the country is located in central North America between Canada and Mexico. With an estimated population of over 327 million people, the U.S. is the third most populous country. The capital is Washington, D.C., and the...

Chief Information Security Officer Job Listings for United States

Chief Information Security Officer (CISO) - to 190k + bonus (SK)
Nov 21
Jersey City, NJ, USA
Access Staffing, LLC
Great full-time opportunity for a CISO - Chief Information Security Officer. This is a full-time employee position. The salary is to 190k + bonus. * Responsible to create, develop and support ...
Chief Information Security Officer
Nov 14
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App in the Air, Inc.
The Chief Information Security Officer (CISO) is a senior Information Security executive accountable for the development and oversight of policies and programs intended for the mitigation and/or ...
Chief Information Security Officer
Nov 12
Seattle, United States
Virginia Mason Medical Center
... Chief Information Security Officer is responsible for creating and implementing the organization wide strategy for the deployment of information security and privacy technologies for the Virginia ...
Chief Information Security Officer
Oct 31
Tampa, FL, USA
InvestCloud
Position Overview InvestCloud is looking for a Chief Information Security Officer based in our Tampa office. Key Responsibilities * Responsible for the development and oversight of InvestCloud ...
Chief Information Security Officer
Oct 30
Idaho Falls, United States
Idaho National Labs
Chief Information Security Officer (CISO) Grade: 230/240 Org: Information Management/Cybersecurity Contact: Pam Staples, Pamela.Staples@inl.gov Work Location: Idaho Falls, ID (Town, 9x80 schedule ...

The average pay for a Chief Information Security Officer is $137,540 a year and $66 an hour in the United States. The average salary range for a Chief Information Security Officer is between $95,007 and $171,405. On average, a Master's Degree is the highest level of education for a Chief Information Security Officer. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in the United States.

ERI’s compensation data are based on salary surveys conducted and researched by ERI. Cost of labor data in the Assessor Series are based on actual housing sales data from commercially available sources, plus rental rates, gasoline prices, consumables, medical care premium costs, property taxes, effective income tax rates, etc.

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