A person working in IT Security in Frankfurt typically earns around 13,600 EUR per month. Salaries range from 11,000 EUR (lowest) to 16,900 EUR (highest).
This is the average monthly salary including housing, transport, and other benefits. Salaries differ drasticly between different IT Security jobs. If you are interested in the salary of a particular job, see below for salaries for specific job titles.
|Job Title||Average Salary|
|Chief Information Security Officer||16,100 EUR|
|Cross Platform Security Manager||13,100 EUR|
|Data Security Manager||13,600 EUR|
|Information Security Administrator||11,800 EUR|
|Information Security Analyst||12,000 EUR|
|Information Security Engineer||10,900 EUR|
|Information Security Manager||15,000 EUR|
|Information Security Specialist||12,200 EUR|
The IT Security salaries in Frankfurt range between 11,000 EUR per month (minimum salary) to 16,900 EUR per month (maximum salary).
The median salary is 13,700 EUR per month, which means that half (50%) of people working in IT Security are earning less than 13,700 EUR while the other half are earning more than 13,700 EUR. The median represents the middle salary value. Generally speaking, you would want to be on the right side of the graph with the group earning more than the median salary.
Closely related to the median are two values: the 25th and the 75th percentiles. Reading from the salary distribution diagram, 25% of people working in IT Security are earning less than 11,100 EUR while 75% of them are earning more than 11,100 EUR. Also from the diagram, 75% of people working in IT Security are earning less than 15,600 EUR while 25% are earning more than 15,600 EUR.
Both are indicators. If your salary is higher than both of the average and the median then you are doing very well. If your salary is lower than both, then many people are earning more than you and there is plently of room for improvement. If your wage is in between the average and median, then things can be a bit confusing. We have written a guide to explain all the different senarios. How to compare your salary
|Average Salary 2016|
|Average Salary 2017||+4%|
|Average Salary 2018||+3%|
|Average Salary 2019||+2%|
The hourly wage is the salary paid in one working hour. Usually jobs are classified into two categories: salaried jobs and hourly jobs. Salaried jobs pay a fix amount regardless of the hours worked. Hourly jobs pay per worked hour. To convert salary into hourly wage the above formula is used (assuming 5 working days in a week and 8 working hours per day which is the standard for most jobs). The hourly wage calculation may differ slightly depending on the worked hours per week and annual vacation allowance. The figures mentioned above are good approximation and they are considered to the be the standard.