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Ethical Hacker Salary

The average salary for an Ethical Hacker is $85,000 per year.

$33,000 - $150,000
(Median)
$33K
$85K
$150K
MEDIAN: $85,000
10%
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90%

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Salary
$33,000 - $150,000  
   
Bonus
$103.04 - $10,033  
Total Pay (?
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$29,799 - $137,919  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 2 May 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 34

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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

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 6 votes.

Gender

Female
9 %
Male
91 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
18%
1-4 years
53%
5-9 years
13%
10-19 years
13%
20 years or more
3%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 72% dental benefits Dental: 72%
vision benefits Vision: 56% employee benefits None: 11%
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