The average salary for a Security Analyst in Houston, Texas is $75,150 per year. People in this job generally don't have more than 20 years' experience. The highest paying skills associated with this job are Security Testing and Auditing and Security Policies and Procedures.

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MEDIAN: $75,149
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$45,302 - $106,214  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 24

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About Houston, Texas

Harris County, Texas
2,298,628
Male:
1,149,686 (50.0%)
Female:
1,148,942 (50.0%)
Houston (/ˈhjuːstən/ HYOO-stən) is the most populous city in Texas and the fourth-most populous city in the United States, located in Southeast Texas near the Gulf of Mexico. With a census-estimated 2014 population of 2.239 million within a land area of 599.6 square miles (1,553 km2), it also is the largest city in the Southern United States, as well as the seat of Harris County. It is the principal city of Houston–The Woodlands–Sugar Land, which is the fifth-most populated metropolitan area in the United States. Houston was founded on August 28, 1836, near the banks of Buffalo Bayou (now known as Allen's Landing) and incorporated as a city on June 5, 1837. The city was named after former General Sam Houston, who was president of the Republic of Texas and had commanded and won at the Battle of San Jacinto 25 miles (40 km) east of where the city was established. The burgeoning port and railroad...
Houston:
$48,064
Texas:
$55,653
$923
Houston:
$152,200
Texas:
$152,000
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Experience Affects Security Analyst Salaries

Experienced
up arrow 16%

Mid-Career
up arrow 10%

National Average
$75,000


Skills That Affect Security Analyst Salaries

Security Testing and Auditing
up arrow 32%

Security Policies and Procedures
up arrow 18%

Security Risk Management
up arrow 4%

Security Intrusion Detection
up arrow 4%

National Average
$75,000

IT Security & Infrastructure
up arrow 1%

Computer Security
up arrow 12%

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
8%
1-4 years
31%
5-9 years
42%
10-19 years
15%
20 years or more
4%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 75%
dental benefits
Dental: 70%
medical benefits
Vision: 60%
dental benefits
None: 20%
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