Cyber Security Analyst Salary

A Cyber Security Analyst earns an average salary of $75,118 per year. The skills that increase pay for this job the most are Security Testing and Auditing, Computer Security, Security Policies and Procedures, and Security Intrusion Detection. Most people with this job move on to other positions after 20 years in this field.

$48,190 - $116,225
$48K
$75K
$120K
MEDIAN: $75,118
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$10.20 - $60.08
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$60
MEDIAN: $26.93
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National Salary Data (?
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Salary
$48,190 - $116,225  
   
Bonus
$1,019 - $12,307  
Total Pay (?
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$46,517 - $119,408  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 18 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 253
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$1K$2K$4K
Hourly Rate
$10.20 - $60.08  
   
Overtime
$34.50  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$2M$5M$8M
Bonus
$1,019 - $12,307  
   
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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$46,517 - $119,408  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 18 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 16

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Job Description for Cyber Security Analyst

  • Use knowledge of computers and electronics to monitor and analyze data from various security systems.
  • Effectively communicate security information to fellow analysts and customers.
  • Use technical skills to help respond to threats and emergency security incidents in a timely manner.
  • Help develop solutions or improvements to prevent malicious activity.

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Pay by Experience Level for Cyber Security Analyst

Median of all compensation (including tips, bonus, and overtime) by years of experience.

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Key Stats for Cyber Security Analyst

Gender

Female
16 %
Male
84 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 35 votes.
Less than 1 year
8%
1-4 years
46%
5-9 years
28%
10-19 years
14%
20 years or more
5%
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Experience Affects Cyber Security Analyst Salaries

Late-Career
▲33%

Experienced
▲30%

Mid-Career
▲9%

National Average
$75,000

▼12%

Skills That Affect Cyber Security Analyst Salaries

Security Testing and Auditing
▲26%

Computer Security
▲23%

Security Policies and Procedures
▲16%


Network Security Management
▲4%


Security Risk Management
▲3%

IT Security & Infrastructure
▼0%

National Average
$75,000

Security Information and Event Management (SIEM)
▼10%

Data Analysis
▼32%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 35 votes.

Gender

Female
16 %
Male
84 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
8%
1-4 years
46%
5-9 years
28%
10-19 years
14%
20 years or more
5%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 85%
dental benefits
Dental: 83%
vision benefits
Vision: 79%
dental benefits
None: 13%
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