Average Security Analyst with Security Risk Management Skills Salary

$70,240
Avg. SalaryShow Hourly Rate
$3,750
Bonus
$2,966
Profit Sharing
What am I worth?
Get pay report
How should I pay?
Price a job
The average salary for a Security Analyst with Security Risk Management skills is $70,240.
10%
$50k
MEDIAN
$70k
90%
$109k
Is Security Analyst your job title? Find out what you should be paid
Use our tool to get a personalized report on your market worth.What's this?
United States (change)
How it works:
1
Enter city & years of experience
2
Add pay factors like skills & education
3
Find your market worth with a report tailored to you
Salary
$50k - $109k
Bonus
$1 - $10k
Profit Sharing
$0 - $8k
Total Pay
$45k - $107k
Find your market worth – how it works:
Tell us about your job and pay factors like skills and educationTell us about your job and pay factors like skills and education
Find your market worth with a report tailored to youFind your market worth with a report tailored to you
Negotiate your pay with confidenceNegotiate your pay with confidence

What Do Security Analysts Do?

Security Analyst Tasks
  • Conduct daily project coordination of assigned accounts.
  • Give security advice and guidance to technical contacts.
  • Guide clients in defining and implementing overall security strategy, policies and procedures.
  • Coordinate and manage status calls with each assigned account.
  • Perform security assessments, risk analysis and vulnerability testing and reviews.

Security Analyst Job Listings

Search for more jobs
Search

What Are Popular Skills for Security Analysts?

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

What is the Pay by Experience Level for Security Analysts?

An entry-level Security Analyst with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $63,284 based on 19 salaries. An early career Security Analyst with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $65,443 based on 148 salaries. A mid-career Security Analyst with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $74,033 based on 66 salaries. An experienced Security Analyst with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $86,732 based on 50 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $103,985.
Employees with Security Analyst in their job title in Seattle, Washington earn an average of 12.5% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Atlanta, Georgia (6.8% more) and New York, New York (5.6% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Dallas, Texas (10.6% less), Houston, Texas (8.2% less) and Minneapolis, Minnesota (2.7% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 304 survey responses.
Entry Level
6.3%
Early Career
48.7%
Mid Career
21.7%
Experienced
16.4%
Late Career
6.9%