$76,258
Avg. Salary
$26.97
Avg. Hourly Rate

Average additional compensation:

$5,105

Bonus

$4,428

Profit Sharing

$30,500

Commission

What am I worth?
How should I pay?

The average pay for a Cyber Security Analyst is $26.97 per hour.

The average pay for a Cyber Security Analyst is $76,258 per year.

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$0$118K
Salary $51,574 - $117,174
Bonus $1,016 - $14,459
Profit Sharing $950 - $10,174
Commission $30,500
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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$49,484 - $118,437
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 17 Mar 2019
  • Individuals Reporting: 1,917
Hourly Data $0$78
Hourly Rate $15.14 - $50.92
Overtime $1.74 - $78.64
Annual Data $0$118K
Bonus $1,016 - $14,459
Commission $30,500
Profit Sharing $950 - $10,174
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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$49,484 - $118,437
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 17 Mar 2019
  • Individuals Reporting: 220

Job Description

  • Use knowledge of computers and electronics to monitor and analyze data from various security systems.
  • Effectively communicate security information to fellow analysts and customers.
  • Use technical skills to help respond to threats and emergency security incidents in a timely manner.
  • Help develop solutions or improvements to prevent malicious activity.

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Job Listings

Pay by Experience Level

Pay by Experience for a Cyber Security Analyst has a positive trend. An entry-level Cyber Security Analyst with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $67,000 based on 182 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Cyber Security Analyst with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $82,000 based on 86 salaries. An experienced Cyber Security Analyst which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $98,000 based on 43 salaries. A Cyber Security Analyst with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $100,000 based on 13 salaries.

Job Reviews

Q: What is it like working as a Cyber Security Analyst?

Cyber Security Analyst in Raleigh:
"Nice."
Pros: peace and quiet
Cons: na

Cyber Security Analyst in Decatur:
"Dull."
Pros: Very nice people, great parks department, not much traffic
Cons: Depressing old rust belt town, most industry has left and it's reflected in the economics of the city

Cyber Security Analyst in San Diego:
"The Best Place to Work."
Pros: The area and atmosphere
Cons: The traffic some time

Cyber Security Analyst in St. Louis:
"A lot of close amenities to workplace."
Pros: I run in the afternoon and the riverfront is such a nice place to do so. There are lots of places to eat in close proximity. There's a grocery store that is only a 5 minute walk away from almost anywhere.
Cons: The weather can get pretty hot, and cold. Living in St. Louis, you become accustomed to it. I enjoy the seasons, so it doesn't bother me too much.

Cyber Security Analyst in Atlanta:
"Cybersecurity analyst."
Pros: Fighting back the bad guys that want to steal from hard working americans.
Cons: Dealing with corporate politics and the associated bs...

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Gender

Female
18 %
Male
81 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 344 votes.
Less than 1 year
9%
1-4 years
48%
5-9 years
23%
10-19 years
14%
20 years or more
6%

How Experience Affects Salaries

Late-Career
▲32%

Experienced
▲30%

Mid-Career
▲9%

National Average
$76,000

▼12%

How Skills Affect Salaries

Security Testing and Auditing
▲26%

Computer Security
▲23%

Security Policies and Procedures
▲16%


Network Security Management
▲4%


Security Risk Management
▲3%

IT Security & Infrastructure
▼0%

National Average
$76,000

Security Information and Event Management (SIEM)
▼10%

Data Analysis
▼32%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 344 votes.

Gender

Female
18 %
Male
81 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
9%
1-4 years
48%
5-9 years
23%
10-19 years
14%
20 years or more
6%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 83%
dental benefits
Dental: 77%
vision benefits
Vision: 71%
no benefits
None: 15%