$70,664
Avg. Salary
$26.73
Avg. Hourly Rate

Average additional compensation for this job:

Bonus

$3,946

Profit Sharing

$2,063

The average pay for an Information Security Analyst is $26.73 per hour.

The average pay for an Information Security Analyst is $70,664 per year.

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MEDIAN $70,664
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$16.85 - $45.70
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$0$107K
Salary $50,165 - $104,008
Bonus $488 - $10,419
Profit Sharing $0.00 - $9,677
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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$48,534 - $107,006
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 12 Nov 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 4,437
Hourly Data $0$56
Hourly Rate $16.85 - $45.70
Overtime $21.35 - $56.80
Annual Data $0$107K
Bonus $488 - $10,419
Profit Sharing $0.00 - $9,677
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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$48,534 - $107,006
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 12 Nov 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 599

Job Description for Information Security Analyst

Information security analysts are responsible for providing security solutions for their companies. Their main duties include doing research, collecting data, developing secure strategies and maximizing productivity. They also are in charge of implementing security principles while following strict privacy policies. Information security analysts have advanced skills when it comes to finding security threats and other vulnerabilities. They conduct assessments of enterprise environments and frequently monitor logs and computer traffic.

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Information Security Analyst Tasks

  • Document, prioritize, and analyze security threats, incidents, and key metrics.
  • Review daily and periodic data to identify, report, and remedy vulnerabilities.
  • Configure and analyze security tools and software.
  • Coordinate with IT and end users to minimize disruptions and protect assets.

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Common Career Paths for Information Security Analyst


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Popular Skills for Information Security Analyst

Pay by Experience Level for Information Security Analyst

Pay by Experience for an Information Security Analyst has a positive trend. An entry-level Information Security Analyst with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $63,000 based on 1,678 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. An Information 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 737 salaries. An experienced Information Security Analyst which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $89,000 based on 466 salaries. An Information 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 $91,000 based on 95 salaries.

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: $70,482

Larger city markers indicate a job is popular in that location.

Information Security Analyst Reviews

Q: What is it like working as an Information Security Analyst?

Information Security Analyst in Pleasanton:
"It's boring until it's not."
Pros: Always challenging, constantly learning new things, have to think critically, am able to be responsible for critical work.
Cons: It can be very very boring at times.

Information Security Analyst in Colorado Springs:
"Never Give your Salary History."
If they ask, say that the your current information is confidential. If they insist as them how it would benefit your career by disclosing that information.

Information Security Analyst in Memphis:
"Information Security."
Pros: Information Security is always is an interesting industry and is a necessary part of everything company.
Cons: The work can be boring and redudant.

Information Security Analyst in Pune:
"Monitor and Manage security devices."
Pros: The devices I work with and the exposure I get while I work.
Cons: Rotational Shifts.

Information Security Analyst in Columbus:
"Basic Procedures and expectactions."
Always ask your contractor company about basic procedures.

Information Security Analyst in Washington:
"Security Future."
When in the security acumen, have the hindsight to look ahead. Like, Cloud computing. It used to be a question of if, now its a matter of when.

Information Security Analyst in Dallas:
"Become A Success."
Keep up to date and never stop learning. Don't build a job but build a career by making your self of value.

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Key Stats for Information Security Analyst

Gender

Female
17 %
Male
83 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 726 votes.
Less than 1 year
7%
1-4 years
50%
5-9 years
24%
10-19 years
15%
20 years or more
4%

Experience Affects Information Security Analyst Salaries

▲29%

▲26%

▲16%

National Average
$70,000

▼10%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 726 votes.

Gender

Female
17 %
Male
83 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
7%
1-4 years
50%
5-9 years
24%
10-19 years
15%
20 years or more
4%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 88%
dental benefits
Dental: 82%
vision benefits
Vision: 73%
no benefits
None: 10%