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Security Director Salary

$112,639 (USD)

Average Salary

$54/hr

Average Hourly

$7,592

Average Bonus

Last updated: July 20, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for a Security Director is $112,639 a year and $54 an hour in the United States. The average salary range for a Security Director is between $78,494 and $140,029. On average, a Master's Degree is the highest level of education for a Security Director. 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

Description:
  • Directs the development and implementation of security programs to guard against theft, vandalism, sabotage, violence, or other threats against the client, organization, or its employees.
  • Oversees installation, maintenance, and operation of electronic security systems, such as closed circuit surveillance, entry controls, burglar alarms, ultrasonic motion detectors, electric eyes, and outdoor perimeter and microwave alarms.
Security Director Job Prevalence in the United States

Job family: Managers, All Other

Job family population: 430,120

Estimated population of Security Director jobs: 65,198

Rate of error: 0.6%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
$130,580
5 Year Change:
16 %

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About United States

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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 more than 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...

Security Director Job Listings for United States

Director of Security - Healthcare
Jul 11
Los Angeles, CA, USA
Jones Lang Lasalle
Essential Duties & Functions + The Security & Safety Director shall be responsible for the oversight and direction of all day-to-day operations of the Security Department. + Manages the Security ...
Campus Maintenance and Security Supervisor
Jun 28
Denver, CO, USA
Lincoln Technical Institute
Lincoln Tech, Denver, is seeking an experience Maintenance and Security Supervisor for our Denver ... Additionally the manager will work closely with the Executive Director/Campus President and ...
Security Administrator (CyberArk SME)
Jul 11
Torrance, CA, USA
Calance US
We are hiring a Security Administrator (CyberArk SME) for a Contract position in Torrance, CA FOR IMMEDIATE DETAILS ABOUT THIS POSITION, contact ANY of us direct, referencing the job# below: Kindest ...
SECURITY SPECIALIST
Jul 16
Kunia Camp, HI, USA
United States Fleet Forces Command
... direct deposit pay program. - New employees to the Department of the Navy will be required to ... security clearance and access to Sensitive Compartmented Information (SCI). Failure to do so may ...
Mobile Security
Jul 12
Irwindale, CA, USA
Securitas Security Services USA
Direct Deposit * Excellence in Service (coupon sweepstakes) $50-$5000 prizes TO APPLY (do one of ... Security Guard, Security Officer, Security, Protective Agent, Watchman, Night Watchman, Day ...

Salary Recap

The average pay for a Security Director is $112,639 a year and $54 an hour in the United States. The average salary range for a Security Director is between $78,494 and $140,029. On average, a Master's Degree is the highest level of education for a Security Director. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in the United States.

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Security Director Job Listings for United States

Director of Security - Healthcare
Jul 11
Los Angeles, CA, USA
Jones Lang Lasalle
Essential Duties & Functions + The Security & Safety Director shall be responsible for the oversight and direction of all day-to-day operations of the Security Department. + Manages the Security ...
Campus Maintenance and Security Supervisor
Jun 28
Denver, CO, USA
Lincoln Technical Institute
Lincoln Tech, Denver, is seeking an experience Maintenance and Security Supervisor for our Denver ... Additionally the manager will work closely with the Executive Director/Campus President and ...
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