A Cyber Security Analyst earns an average salary of $75,577 per year. A skill in Security Testing and Auditing is associated with high pay for this job. Most people with this job move on to other positions after 20 years in this career.

$49,189 - $118,506
$49K
$76K
$120K
MEDIAN: $75,577
10%
50%
90%

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$20.00 - $45.00
$24
MEDIAN: $24.00
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National Salary Data (?
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Salary
$49,189 - $118,506  
   
Bonus
$1,003 - $10,406  
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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$47,976 - $119,028  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 157
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$1.4K$2.8K$4.2K
Hourly Rate
$24.50  
   
Overtime
$36.00  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Bonus
$1,003 - $10,406  
   
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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$47,976 - $119,028  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 7

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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
23 %
Male
78 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 25 votes.
Less than 1 year
8%
1-4 years
43%
5-9 years
24%
10-19 years
18%
20 years or more
7%
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Experience Affects Cyber Security Analyst Salaries

Late-Career
up arrow 38%

Experienced
up arrow 33%

Mid-Career
up arrow 5%

National Average
$76,000

Entry-Level
up arrow 15%

Skills That Affect Cyber Security Analyst Salaries

Security Testing and Auditing
up arrow 11%

Cyber Security
up arrow 4%

National Average
$76,000

IT Security & Infrastructure
up arrow 1%

Security Intrusion Detection
up arrow 7%

Security Information and Event Management (SIEM)
up arrow 12%

Network Security Management
up arrow 13%

Data Analysis
up arrow 34%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 25 votes.

Gender

Female
23 %
Male
78 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
8%
1-4 years
43%
5-9 years
24%
10-19 years
18%
20 years or more
7%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 86%
dental benefits
Dental: 82%
vision benefits
Vision: 78%
dental benefits
None: 10%
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