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How much does a Cyber Security Specialist make?

Updated Nov 27, 2021

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$83,516 /yr
Average Base Pay

90 salaries

$48K

Low

$84K

Average

$146K

High

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The national average salary for Cyber Security Specialist is $83,516 per year in United States. Filter by location to see Cyber Security Specialist salaries in your area. Salaries estimates are based on 90 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by Cyber Security Specialist employees.

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US Air Force
4.1

US Air Force

Cyber Security Specialist

$58,241

 /yr
Range: $42K - $65K
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$42K

$65K

$41,784 - $65,000 Range

NTT Ltd.
3.8

NTT Ltd.

Cyber Security Specialist

$58,741

 /yr
Range: $50K - $62K

$50K

$62K

$50,148 - $62,297 Range

Cisco Systems
4.3

Cisco Systems

Cyber Security Specialist

$135,382

 /yr
Range: $78K - $147K

$78K

$147K

$78,346 - $147,211 Range

NTT Corporation
3.3

NTT Corporation

Cyber Security Specialist

$57,678

 /yr
Range: $46K - $63K

$46K

$63K

$45,681 - $63,066 Range

Allen Corporation of America
3.6

Allen Corporation of America

Cyber Security Specialist
About 

$43K -$54K

$43K

$54K

$42,765 - $54,450 Range

Enercon Services
3.6

Enercon Services

Cyber Security Specialist - Hourly
About 

$37 -$46

 hourly

$37

$46

$37 - $46 Range

Boeing
3.8

Boeing

Cyber Security Specialist
About 

$83K -$109K

$83K

$109K

$82,762 - $108,610 Range

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US Nuclear Regulatory Commission
4.7

US Nuclear Regulatory Commission

Cyber Security Specialist
About 

$117K -$160K

$117K

$160K

$117,058 - $160,009 Range

US Marine Corps
3.9

US Marine Corps

Cyber Security Specialist
About 

$35K -$58K

$35K

$58K

$35,012 - $58,026 Range

US Department of Defense
4

US Department of Defense

Cyber Security Specialist
About 

$67K -$89K

$67K

$89K

$66,962 - $89,121 Range

US Navy
3.8

US Navy

Cyber Security Specialist - Monthly
About 

$5K -$9K

$5K

$9K

$4,938 - $9,490 Range

Paladion
3.7

Paladion

Cyber Security Specialist
About 

$83K -$95K

$83K

$95K

$82,904 - $94,846 Range

Perspecta
3.5

Perspecta

Cyber Security Specialist - Hourly
About 

$27 -$44

 hourly

$27

$44

$27 - $44 Range

Leidos
3.9

Leidos

Cyber Security Specialist
About 

$77K -$91K

$77K

$91K

$76,944 - $91,319 Range

US Department of Defense
4

US Department of Defense

Cyber Security Specialist - Contractor
About 

$62K -$69K

$62K

$69K

$62,419 - $68,593 Range

GCorp Consulting

Cyber Security Specialist
About 

$59K -$65K

$59K

$65K

$59,174 - $64,763 Range

ManTech
4.2

ManTech

Cyber Security Specialist
About 

$93K -$100K

$93K

$100K

$92,548 - $100,036 Range

ITC Defense Corp.
4.6

ITC Defense Corp.

Cyber Security Specialist
About 

$86K -$93K

$86K

$93K

$85,559 - $92,503 Range

Abbott
3.9

Abbott

Cyber Security Specialist
About 

$81K -$88K

$81K

$88K

$80,934 - $87,714 Range

Tooele County
5

Tooele County

Cyber Security Specialist - Hourly
About 

$24 -$26

 hourly

$24

$26

$24 - $26 Range

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Frequently asked questions about a Cyber Security Specialist salaries

The national average salary for a Cyber Security Specialist is $83,516 per year in United States. Filter by location to see a Cyber Security Specialist salaries in your area. Salaries estimates are based on 90 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by a Cyber Security Specialist employees.

The highest salary for a Cyber Security Specialist in United States is $145,684 per year.

The lowest salary for a Cyber Security Specialist in United States is $47,877 per year.

If you are thinking of becoming a Cyber Security Specialist or planning the next step in your career, find details about the role, the career path and salary trajectory of a Cyber Security Specialist.

Recent Salary Reports

Below are the most recent cyber security specialist salary reports. Employer name has been removed to protect anonymity.

$105,000
per year
A Cyber Security Specialist in the Seattle, WA Area area reported making $105,000 per year
Additional Pay
$10k cash bonus
$10k stock bonus
Job Highlights
3-4 years experience
Seattle, WA Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public
$139,598
per year
An Information Systems Security Officer (ISSO) in the Baltimore, MD Area area reported making $139,598 per year
Job Highlights
8-10 years experience
Baltimore, MD Area area
Full-time
 
51 to 200 employees
Company - Private
$140,000
per year
An Information Security in the Boston, MA Area area reported making $140,000 per year
Additional Pay
$14k cash bonus
$3k stock bonus
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Boston, MA Area area
Full-time
 
5001 to 10000 employees
Company - Public
$40,000
per year
A Penetration Tester in the Minneapolis-St. Paul, MN Area area reported making $40,000 per year
Job Highlights
3-4 years experience
Minneapolis-St. Paul, MN Area area
Full-time
 
1 to 50 employees
Company - Private
$80,000
per year
An Information Systems Security Officer (ISSO) in the Denver, CO Area area reported making $80,000 per year
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
Denver, CO Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public
$75,000
per year
A Personnel Security Specialist in the Washington, DC Area area reported making $75,000 per year
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
Washington, DC Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Government
$65,000
per year
A Systems Security Specialist in the Baltimore, MD Area area reported making $65,000 per year
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
Baltimore, MD Area area
Full-time
 
5001 to 10000 employees
Government
$65,000
per year
An Information Security Specialist in the Baltimore, MD Area area reported making $65,000 per year
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
Baltimore, MD Area area
Full-time
 
201 to 500 employees
Company - Public
$55,000
per year
An Information Systems Security Officer in the Utica, NY Area area reported making $55,000 per year
Job Highlights
3-4 years experience
Utica, NY Area area
Full-time
 
201 to 500 employees
Company - Private
$110,000
per year
An Information Systems Security Officer (ISSO) in the Washington, DC Area area reported making $110,000 per year
Job Highlights
8-10 years experience
Washington, DC Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Government
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