$61,449
Avg. Salary
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The average salary for an Entry-Level Forensic Computer Analyst is $58,762 per year. A skill in Computer Security is associated with high pay for this job.

$41,458 - $97,843
$41K
$61K
$98K
MEDIAN: $61,449
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$17.11 - $50.83
$17
$26
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MEDIAN: $26.07
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$0$100K
Salary $41,458 - $97,843
Bonus $1,030 - $10,067
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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$40,901 - $100,516
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 12 Aug 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 272
Hourly Data $0$54
Hourly Rate $17.11 - $50.83
Overtime $26.60 - $54.87
Annual Data $0$100K
Bonus $1,030 - $10,067
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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$40,901 - $100,516
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 12 Aug 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 40

Job Description for Forensic Computer Analyst

Forensic computer analysts are responsible for analyzing computer-based information for forensic evidence. These individuals process large amounts of data to find specific items on behalf of their organization. Tasks performed by forensic computer analysts may include handling computer hard drives and storage devices to analyze user patterns, using different computer programs to recover information from destroyed media devices, and preparing detailed reports after running computer analysis software applications, among others. These analysts must be able to work within deadlines and prioritize tasks according to their urgency.

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Forensic Computer Analyst Tasks

  • Contribute to ongoing forensic system and network analysis efforts to support daily vulnerability assessments, briefs, and general computer forensic operations.
  • Coordinate with other forensic experts to ensure that current intelligence information is communicated and disseminated in a timely manner.
  • Ensure all forensic investigation activity is executed according to all federal and local law and internal standards.
  • Conduct forensic research projects on functional information systems, communication programs, and foreign network systems.

Forensic Computer Analyst Job Listings

Key Stats for Forensic Computer Analyst

Gender

Female
24 %
Male
76 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 38 votes.
Less than 1 year
17%
1-4 years
68%
5-9 years
16%

Skills That Affect Forensic Computer Analyst Salaries

Computer Security
▲13%

National Average
$61,000

Forensics
▼7%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 38 votes.

Gender

Female
24 %
Male
76 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 85%
dental benefits
Dental: 73%
vision benefits
Vision: 61%
no benefits
None: 14%