Average Security Analyst Salary in Australia

AU$75,020
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AU$3,052
Bonus
AU$1,000
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The average salary for a Security Analyst in Australia is AU$75,020.
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A$55k
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A$75k
90%
A$109k
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AU$55k - AU$109k
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AU$592 - AU$15k
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AU$950 - AU$2k
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AU$54k - AU$115k
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What Do Security Analysts Do?

Security Analyst Tasks
  • Conduct daily project coordination of assigned accounts.
  • Give security advice and guidance to technical contacts.
  • Guide clients in defining and implementing overall security strategy, policies and procedures.
  • Coordinate and manage status calls with each assigned account.
  • Perform security assessments, risk analysis and vulnerability testing and reviews.

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What Are Popular Skills for Security Analysts?

Skills in IT Security & Infrastructure and Security Policies and Procedures are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Computer Security, Security Information and Event Management (SIEM) and Cyber Security.

What is the Pay by Experience Level for Security Analysts?

An entry-level Security Analyst with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of AU$63,643 based on 9 salaries. An early career Security Analyst with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of AU$69,421 based on 65 salaries. A mid-career Security Analyst with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of AU$93,093 based on 17 salaries. An experienced Security Analyst with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of AU$95,000 based on 9 salaries.
Employees with Security Analyst in their job title in Sydney, New South Wales earn an average of 2.4% more than the national average. The lowest salaries can be found in Adelaide, South Australia (18.7% less), Perth, Western Australia (14.6% less) and Melbourne, Victoria (0.9% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 100 survey responses.
Entry Level
9.0%
Early Career
65.0%
Mid Career
17.0%
Experienced
9.0%