Average Penetration Tester Salary in Singapore

S$58,725
Avg. Salary
S$8,800
Bonus
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The average salary for a Penetration Tester in Singapore is S$58,725.
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S$30k
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S$59k
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S$98k
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MEDIAN S$58,725
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Salary
S$30k - S$98k
Bonus
S$6k - S$14k
Total Pay
S$30k - S$124k

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Job Description for Penetration Tester

Penetration Tester Tasks
  • Conduct IT/Cyber Security assessments / penetration tests (hands-on work), as an individual, self-managed tester, or in small project teams.
  • Work with customers to determine their need for security assessments, present and explain the employed methodology, and support them with feedback and verification during mitigation.
  • Document findings for management and technical staff and recommend mitigating actions.
  • Follow industry best practice methodologies for penetration testing, and be able to use tools for a basis level assessment.
  • Search for security vulnerabilities in web applications, fat/thin client applications, and standard applications, and assess the secure configuration of operating systems and network devices.

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Popular Skills for Penetration Tester

Skills in Vulnerability Assessment and Security Testing and Auditing are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Cyber Security and Penetration Testing.

Pay by Experience Level for Penetration Tester

An early career Penetration Tester with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of S$58,958 based on 11 salaries. A mid-career Penetration Tester with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of S$81,000 based on 5 salaries.

Years of Experience

This data is based on 16 survey responses.
Early Career
68.8%
Mid Career
31.3%