Experienced Security Analysts can expect wages of $87K annually on average. In the world of Experienced Security Analysts, overall cash allowance can occasionally include more than $15K from bonuses and, in some exceptional cases, $5K from profit sharing, causing incomes to vary widely between $57K and $125K. Most receive medical and dental insurance and a strong majority get vision plans. The majority of workers are highly satisfied with their job. The data for this snapshot was collected from individuals who took PayScale's salary survey.

$60,485 - $120,544
$60K
$87K
$120K
MEDIAN: $86,713
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50%
90%

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$13.91 - $63.62
$14
$35
$64
MEDIAN: $34.75
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90%

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National Salary Data (?
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Salary
$60,485 - $120,544  
   
Bonus
$20.43 - $15,242  
Profit Sharing
$0.00 - $5,051  
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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$57,131 - $124,614  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 19 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 196
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$25$50$75
Hourly Rate
$13.91 - $63.62  
   
Overtime
$49.91  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Bonus
$20.43 - $15,242  
   
Profit Sharing
$0.00 - $5,051  
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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$57,131 - $124,614  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 19 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 22

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Key Stats for Security Analyst

Gender

Female
20 %
Male
80 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 22 votes.
088
10-19 years
89%
20 years or more
11%
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Skills That Affect Security Analyst Salaries

Security Testing and Auditing
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IT Security & Infrastructure
up arrow 4%

Security Risk Management
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National Average
$88,000

Security Intrusion Detection
up arrow 1%

Microsoft Active Directory
up arrow 1%

Security Policies and Procedures
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Computer Security
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Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 22 votes.

Gender

Female
20 %
Male
80 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 84%
dental benefits
Dental: 86%
vision benefits
Vision: 78%
dental benefits
None: 11%
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