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Security Consultant Salary

$66,977 (USD)

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Last updated: June 18, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for a Security Consultant is $66,977 a year and $32 an hour in the United States. The average salary range for a Security Consultant is between $48,377 and $82,378. On average, a Master's Degree is the highest level of education for a Security Consultant. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in the United States.

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Job Summary

  • Converses with management, and controls implementation of comprehensive security systems for protection of individuals, homes, and business, commercial, and industrial organizations, and investigates various crimes against client.
  • Inspects premises to determine security needs.
Security Consultant Job Prevalence in the United States

Job family: Private Detectives and Investigators

Job family population: 30,980

Estimated population of Security Consultant jobs: 1,102

Rate of error: 8.3%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
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 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), the United States is the world's third or fourth largest country by total area and is slightly smaller than the entire continent of Europe's 3.9 million square miles (10.1 million km2). With a population of over 327 million people, the U.S. is the third most populous country. The capital is Washington, D.C., and the most populous city is New York City. Forty...

Security Consultant Job Listings for United States

Senior Security Consultant
Jun 10
San Jose, United States
Landers and Company
What you'll do As a Senior Security Consultant for LC, you will be providing consulting support to assist clients in meeting FISMA and FedRAMP requirements. This is a contract1099 position for an ...
Security Consultant
Jun 6
Bellevue, WA, USA
Security Consultant If you are a Security Consultant with experience, please read on! What You Will Be Doing Our client is a rapidly growing security consulting firm. They have immediate openings for ...
Customer Service/ Security Consultant -Seasonal Position
May 17
Austin, TX, USA
Defend Your Home LLC
Defend Your Home LLC. is looking for students off for the summer to join our security consultant team. If you are looking for a fun, fast paced environment and consider yourself one of the best, then ...
Senior Security Analyst, Security Governance, Risk & Compliance
Jun 11
San Francisco, United States
Sony Computer Entertainment
... consulting services to business owners and stakeholdersMaintain broad knowledge of best practices and trends in the field of Information Security and other technologies relevant to systems operated ...
Smart Security Pro **$3,000 Sign-On Bonus**
Jun 4
Eugene, United States
Safe Streets USA
You will meet with customers and act as a consultant, guiding them to select the best solution to their security needs. Once the customer has selected their security solution, you will also install ...
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