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Average Entry-Level Information Security Analyst with Cyber Security Skills Salary

$60,385
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$3,549
Bonus
$2,000
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The average salary for an Entry-Level Information Security Analyst with Cyber Security skills is $60,385.
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$43k
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$80k
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What Do Information Security Analysts Do?

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

Career Paths

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What Are Popular Skills for Information Security Analysts?

Skills that pay less than market rate include Security Information and Event Management (SIEM), Security Risk Management, Security Policies and Procedures, IT Security & Infrastructure and Computer Security.

What is the Pay by Experience Level for Information Security Analysts?

An early career Information Security Analyst with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $67,718 based on 1,243 salaries. A mid-career Information Security Analyst with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $81,602 based on 544 salaries. An experienced Information Security Analyst with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $98,053 based on 270 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $103,783.

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Years of Experience

This data is based on 2,140 survey responses.
Early Career
58.1%
Mid Career
25.4%
Experienced
12.6%
Late Career
3.9%