Updated Sep 15, 2022

How much does a Cybersecurity Analyst make?

Updated Sep 15, 2022

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Industry

$87,567 / yrTotal Pay
$81,330 / yrBase Pay
$6,237 / yrAdditional Pay

$87,567

 / yr
$55K$139K
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How much does a Cybersecurity Analyst make?

The estimated total pay for a Cybersecurity Analyst is $87,567 per year in the United States area, with an average salary of $81,330 per year. These numbers represent the median, which is the midpoint of the ranges from our proprietary Total Pay Estimate model and based on salaries collected from our users. The estimated additional pay is $6,237 per year. Additional pay could include cash bonus, commission, tips, and profit sharing. The "Most Likely Range" represents values that exist within the 25th and 75th percentile of all pay data available for this role.

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Top Paying Companies

For a Cybersecurity Analyst in United States

Below is the total pay for the top 10 highest paying companies for a Cybersecurity Analyst in United States. Employers include Visa Inc., IBM and JPMorgan Chase & Co.

1
Visa Inc.
Visa Inc.
$125,225/yr
522 open jobs
2
IBM
$116,241/yr
4
SAIC
$100,502/yr
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Top Paying Industries

For a Cybersecurity Analyst in United States

The top 5 paying industries for a Cybersecurity Analyst in United States are Information Technology with a median total pay of $100,502, Retail & Wholesale with a median total pay of $99,790, Financial Services with a median total pay of $98,652, Management & Consulting with a median total pay of $97,053, and Construction, Repair & Maintenance Services with a median total pay of $95,394.

IndustryTotal PayTotal Pay Insight
  • Information TechnologyInformation Technology$100,502

    4% Higher than other industries

  • Retail & WholesaleRetail & Wholesale$99,790

    3% Higher than other industries

  • Financial ServicesFinancial Services$98,652

    2% Higher than other industries

  • Management & ConsultingManagement & Consulting$97,053

    1% Higher than other industries

  • Construction, Repair & Maintenance ServicesConstruction, Repair & Maintenance Services$95,394

    1% Lower than other industries

Information Technology

Top paying companies in Information Technology for Cybersecurity Analyst are Visa Inc., IBM, and SAIC.

Visa Inc.Visa Inc.$125,225/yr
IBMIBM$116,241/yr
SAICSAIC$100,502/yr

Glassdoor Economist Pay Overview

What is the pay outlook for Information Technology?

Overall demand for information technology workers will continue to grow as companies increasingly rely on data and technology. Individual job outlook varies by profession; demand for more specialized jobs, like cybersecurity analysts, is expected to grow significantly, while other jobs are vulnerable to outsourcing. IT jobs, which are particularly well-suited for remote work, usually require higher education or certifications and offer higher than average salaries.

Recent Salaries Shared

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Location

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Base Pay | Additional Pay

Total Years of Experience

Years at Recent Employer

Submitted

Date or Time

Information Systems Security Officer (ISSO)

United States of America

 | 7-9 years

$118,800

/yr

$116K | $3K

Submitted Yesterday

7-9 years
Yesterday
Cybersecurity Analyst

United States of America

 | 1-3 years

$23

/hr

Submitted Yesterday

1-3 years
Yesterday
Cybersecurity Analyst

United States of America

 | 4-6 years

$120,000

/yr

$105K | $15K

Submitted Yesterday

4-6 years
Yesterday
Cybersecurity Analyst

United States of America

 | 1-3 years

$80,000

/yr

Submitted Yesterday

1-3 years
Yesterday
Information Systems Security Officer (ISSO)

United States of America

 | 4-6 years

$115,000

/yr

Submitted Yesterday

4-6 years
Yesterday
Penetration Tester

United States of America

 | 1-3 years

$115,000

/yr

$105K | $10K

Submitted Yesterday

1-3 years
Yesterday
Cybersecurity Analyst

United States of America

 | 1-3 years

$60

/hr

Submitted Yesterday

1-3 years
Yesterday
Personnel Security Specialist

United States of America

 | 10-14 years

$84,941

/yr

Submitted Yesterday

10-14 years
Yesterday
Cybersecurity Analyst

United States of America

 | 4-6 years

$30,000

/yr

Submitted Yesterday

4-6 years
Yesterday

Cybersecurity Analyst pay FAQ

The national average salary for a Cybersecurity Analyst is $81,330 per year in United States. Filter by location to see a Cybersecurity Analyst salaries in your area. Salaries estimates are based on 1067 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by a Cybersecurity Analyst employees.

The highest salary for a Cybersecurity Analyst in United States is $127,498 per year.

The lowest salary for a Cybersecurity Analyst in United States is $51,880 per year.

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