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Security Administrator Salary

$78,387 (USD)

Average Salary

$38/hr

Average Hourly

$2,015

Average Bonus

Last updated: December 10, 2019

The average pay for a Security Administrator is $78,387 a year and $38 an hour in the United States. The average salary range for a Security Administrator is between $58,612 and $94,896. On average, a High School Degree is the highest level of education for a Security Administrator. 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:
  • Develops, implements and maintains security standards, policies and procedures.
  • Manages security user system, data entitlements, authorizations, access rights, account creation, and modifications across multiple platforms and applications.
  • Designs and directs security audits and penetration tests to discover system vulnerabilities, documents results, and provides recommendations to minimize risks.
Security Administrator Job Prevalence in the United States

Job family: Business Operations Specialists, All Other

Job family population: 1,060,580

Estimated population of Security Administrator jobs: 136,030

Rate of error: 0.5%

Estimated salary in 2024:
$90,872
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...

Security Administrator Job Listings for United States

Security Administrator
Dec 3
us
CyberSN (cybersn.com)
Must Interview in Person No Sponsorship provided 90% SECURITY OPERATIONS RESPONSIBILITIES INCLUDE: Install and maintain security products IDS/IPS Understand various IDS products Endpoint detection ...
Windows System Administrator with Security Clearance
Dec 9
Pensacola, United States
Xator Corporation
The Windows System Administrator provides support for implementation, troubleshooting and ... Maintain the integrity and security of IT system. * Prepare and maintain system documentation and ...
MAC Security Systems Administrator
Nov 5
Burbank, United States
Global Channel Management, Inc.
MAC Security Systems Administrator needs 5 years physical security experience, including regular interface with general contractors, property managers and client stakeholder. MAC Security Systems ...
Systems Administrator -SCCM Operator with Security Clearance
Nov 22
Fort Benning, United States
By Light Professional IT Services
Performs as a Systems Administrator providing both baseline and above baseline services for a ... Managing custom roles and security scopes * Planning and securing SCCM using security certificates
Network Administrator with Security Clearance
Dec 6
Fort Huachuca, United States
Advanced Software Design
ASD is seeking a Network Administrator to support the BICES-X Program with GDIT in Ft. Huachuca AZ ... a TS/SCI Security Clearance. • Comply to DOD 8570.01 Manual Compliance for IAT lvl 2: CCNA ...

The average pay for a Security Administrator is $78,387 a year and $38 an hour in the United States. The average salary range for a Security Administrator is between $58,612 and $94,896. On average, a High School Degree is the highest level of education for a Security Administrator. 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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Must Interview in Person No Sponsorship provided 90% SECURITY OPERATIONS RESPONSIBILITIES INCLUDE: Install and maintain security products IDS/IPS Understand various IDS products Endpoint detection ...
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Xator Corporation
The Windows System Administrator provides support for implementation, troubleshooting and ... Maintain the integrity and security of IT system. * Prepare and maintain system documentation and ...
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