Avg. Base Salary (USD)
The average salary for an Information Assurance Analyst is $77,181
What is the Pay by Experience Level for Information Assurance Analysts?
An entry-level Information Assurance Analyst with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $60,946 based on 14 salaries. An early career Information Assurance Analyst with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $69,755 based …Read more
What Do Information Assurance Analysts Do?
Information assurance analysts are mainly responsible for the planning, implementation, upgrading, and/or monitoring of security measures which make up the protection of corporate or government computer networks. They are responsible for ensuring that security controls are in place to protect both the electronic data itself and the electronic infrastructure in which it is stored. In addition, their job may require them to respond to attacks on the company’s computer systems via viruses or other …Read more
- Safeguard organizational data by analyzing architecture, conducting audits, and enforcing policies.
- Communicate alerts organization-wide and to appropriate external bodies.
- Lead incident response, including reporting and mitigating data breaches or losses.
- Develop strategies to reduce risk, protect privacy, and increase overall information security.