$64,517
Avg. Salary
$24.91
Avg. Hourly Rate

Average additional compensation:

$3,099

Bonus

$2,015

Profit Sharing

What am I worth?
How should I pay?

The average pay for an Information Security Analyst is $24.91 per hour.

The average pay for an Information Security Analyst is $64,517 per year.

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MEDIAN $64,517
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$0$91K
Salary $48,435 - $90,214
Bonus $485 - $9,252
Profit Sharing $0.00 - $6,608
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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$45,230 - $91,985
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 20 Mar 2019
  • Individuals Reporting: 3,017
Hourly Data $0$54
Hourly Rate $15.59 - $40.36
Overtime $22.40 - $54.78
Annual Data $0$91K
Bonus $485 - $9,252
Profit Sharing $0.00 - $6,608
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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$45,230 - $91,985
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 20 Mar 2019
  • Individuals Reporting: 497

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.

Popular Employer Salaries for Information Security Analyst


Not only do salaries lack room to grow — pay ranges from $50K to just $78K — but General Dynamics Information Technology Inc offers the lowest pay in town to boot, with a median paycheck of $59K.

Information Security Analyst Job Listings

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: $64,178

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

With a pay rate for Entry-Level Information Security Analysts that is 17 percent greater than the national average, Seattle offers a comfortable salary for those in this profession. Entry-Level Information Security Analysts can also look forward to large paychecks in cities like Chicago (+15 percent), Charlotte (+13 percent), New York (+12 percent), and San Antonio (+12 percent). In Columbus, salaries are 6 percent below the national average and represent the lowest-paying market.

Key Stats for Information Security Analyst

Gender

Female
17 %
Male
83 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 497 votes.
Less than 1 year
10%
1-4 years
75%
5-9 years
15%

Skills That Affect Information Security Analyst Salaries

Tableau Software
▲11%










Project Management
▼0%

National Average
$64,000

Network Management / Administration
▼6%


Microsoft Active Directory
▼8%

Microsoft Excel
▼12%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 497 votes.

Gender

Female
17 %
Male
83 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 88%
dental benefits
Dental: 81%
vision benefits
Vision: 72%
no benefits
None: 11%