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Ethical Hacker Salary (United States)

The average salary for an Ethical Hacker is $76,000 per year.
Ethical Hacker Salary (?
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$27,000 - $127,969
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MEDIAN: $76,000
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National Salary Data

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$27,000 - $127,969  
   
Bonus
$101.37 - $10,101  
Total Pay (?
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$25,786 - $127,385  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 3 Sep 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 24
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Job Description for Ethical Hacker

  • Perform application analysis, reverse engineering, malware analysis, protocol analysis, and debugging.
  • Penetrate networks or computer systems to find and fix computer security vulnerabilities.

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Job Satisfaction

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Gender

Female
10%
female alumni
 
Male
90%
male alumni

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
21%
1-4 years
46%
5-9 years
11%
10-19 years
18%
20 years or more
4%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 76% dental benefits Dental: 71%
vision benefits Vision: 59% employee benefits None: 12%