Penetration Tester Salaries

138 SalariesUpdated May 12, 2021

Average Base Pay
$102,816 / yr
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How much does a Penetration Tester make?

The national average salary for a Penetration Tester is $102,816 in United States. Filter by location to see Penetration Tester salaries in your area. Salary estimates are based on 138 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by Penetration Tester employees.

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Penetration Tester

IBM

$105,859/yr

Range: $100K - $132K

5 salaries

$105,859/yr
$100K$132K

Penetration Tester

Booz Allen Hamilton

$140,488/yr

Range: $116K - $169K

5 salaries

$140,488/yr
$116K$169K

Penetration Tester

A-LIGN

$73,486/yr

Range: $59K - $98K

4 salaries

$73,486/yr
$59K$98K

Penetration Tester

Capital One

$117,581/yr

Range: $107K - $125K

3 salaries

$117,581/yr
$107K$125K

Penetration Tester

Insight Global

$155,861/yr

Range: $152K - $168K

3 salaries

$155,861/yr
$152K$168K

Penetration Tester

Coalfire

$96,351/yr

Range: $82K - $102K

3 salaries

$96,351/yr
$82K$102K

Penetration Tester

Schellman & Company

$69,328/yr

Range: $69K - $112K

3 salaries

$69,328/yr
$69K$112K

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Penetration Tester

Veris Group

$123,112/yr

Range: $99K - $123K

3 salaries

$123,112/yr
$99K$123K

Penetration Tester

Accenture

About
$70K - $145K

2 salaries

About
$70K - $145K
$70K$145K

Penetration Tester

Lockheed Martin

About
$145K - $156K

2 salaries

About
$145K - $156K
$145K$156K

Penetration Tester - Hourly

Northrop Grumman

About
$24 - $53hourly

2 salaries

About
$24 - $53hourly
$24$53

Penetration Tester

Fidelity Investments

About
$77K - $122K

2 salaries

About
$77K - $122K
$77K$122K

Penetration Tester

Leidos

About
$101K - $171K

2 salaries

About
$101K - $171K
$101K$171K

Penetration Tester

RSM

About
$72K - $85K

2 salaries

About
$72K - $85K
$72K$85K

Penetration Tester

Perspecta

About
$106K - $113K

2 salaries

About
$106K - $113K
$106K$113K

Penetration Tester

Hyland

About
$65K - $81K

2 salaries

About
$65K - $81K
$65K$81K

Penetration Tester

ACV Auctions

About
$85K - $92K

2 salaries

About
$85K - $92K
$85K$92K

Penetration Tester

CBI - Cyber Security Solutions

About
$30K - $81K

2 salaries

About
$30K - $81K
$30K$81K

Penetration Tester

KEMET

About
$81K - $258K

2 salaries

About
$81K - $258K
$81K$258K

Penetration Tester

Trovetechs

About
$71K - $91K

2 salaries

About
$71K - $91K
$71K$91K

Recent Salary Reports

Below are the most recent penetration tester salary reports. Employer name has been removed to protect anonymity.

$200,000
per year
An Information Systems Security Officer (ISSO) in the San Jose, CA Area area reported making $200,000 per year
Job Highlights
3-4 years experience
San Jose, CA Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public
$70,000
per year
An Industrial Security Specialist in the Los Angeles, CA Area area reported making $70,000 per year
Job Highlights
Los Angeles, CA Area area
Full-time
 
5001 to 10000 employees
Nonprofit Organization
$104,000
per year
An Information & Cyber Security Specialist in the Denver, CO Area area reported making $104,000 per year
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Denver, CO Area area
Full-time
 
5001 to 10000 employees
Government
$62,000
per year
An Information Security Officer in the St. Louis, MO Area area reported making $62,000 per year
Additional Pay
$2k cash bonus
Job Highlights
St. Louis, MO Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public
$103,000
per year
An Information Systems Security Officer (ISSO) in the Anchorage, AK Area area reported making $103,000 per year
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Anchorage, AK Area area
Full-time
 
5001 to 10000 employees
Company - Public
$120,000
per year
An Information Systems Security Officer (ISSO) in the San Diego, CA Area area reported making $120,000 per year
Job Highlights
5-7 years experience
San Diego, CA Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public
$70,000
per year
An Information Security in the Phoenix, AZ Area area reported making $70,000 per year
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
Phoenix, AZ Area area
Full-time
 
1001 to 5000 employees
Company - Public
$60
hourly
An IAM Analyst in the Boston, MA Area area reported making $60 per hour
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Boston, MA Area area
Full-time
 
1001 to 5000 employees
Nonprofit Organization
$85,000
per year
A Cyber Specialist in the Washington, DC Area area reported making $85,000 per year
Job Highlights
8-10 years experience
Washington, DC Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Government
$60,000
per year
A Cyber Operations Specialist in the Norfolk, VA Area area reported making $60,000 per year
Job Highlights
8-10 years experience
Norfolk, VA Area area
Full-time
 
501 to 1000 employees
Government
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