CYBER SECURITY SPECIALIST SALARY

Average Yearly Salary
$101,000
$71,000
Min 10%
$101,000
Median 50%
$146,000
Max 90%
Best Paying Company
COLSA
Highest Paying City
Concord, CA
Highest Paying State
New Jersey
Average Experience Level
1.9 years
How much does a cyber security specialist make?
The national average salary for a Cyber Security Specialist in the United States is $102,084 per year or $49.08 per hour. If you are in the top 10 percent, you will make over $146,000; however, if you are in the bottom 10 percent, you will earn less than $71,000 per year. Professional companies and Technology companies are the best when it comes to the number of employment opportunities. New Jersey, Delaware, New York, Maryland, and Connecticut are some of the states with the best Cyber Security Specialist salaries in the US. The typical tenure for a Cyber Security Specialist is 1.9 years.
Annual Salaries For Related Jobs
Specialist
$58,635

Average Cyber Security Specialist Salary By Company

Cyber Security Specialists report their job security as good. Just as in every field, some employers pay higher wages than others. Professional companies and Technology companies are the best when it comes to the number of employment opportunities. Cyber Security Specialists at COLSA and P G& E report the highest salaries. Also, companies like CyberCoders and Ball pay their Cyber Security Specialists very well.

Average Cyber Security Specialist Salary By Location

Cyber Security Specialists in the US makes an average salary of $102,084 per year or $49.08 per hour. The city with the highest Cyber Security Specialist salary is Concord, CA at $119,533 per year. Not only that, Concord, CA also has an average entry-level salary of $76,000. New Jersey, Delaware, New York, Maryland, and Connecticut are the highest paying states. Florida, Kentucky, and Alaska have the lowest Cyber Security Specialist salaries.
RankCityAverage Salary
1
Concord, CA
$119,533
2
Hoboken, NJ
$110,580
3
Washington, DC
$107,437
4
Arlington, VA
$107,366
5
Seattle, WA
$107,269

Average Cyber Security Specialist Salary By Industry

Wages for Cyber Security Specialists can differ based on the industry they work in. Our data shows that Utilities companies, Internet companies, and Technology companies tend to have the highest salaries for Cyber Security Specialists. Utilities companies pay Cyber Security Specialists an average salary of $115,607, Internet companies pay $107,774, and Technology companys come in at $106,109. The average salary for Cyber Security Specialists in the Finance industry is lower than the rest, coming in at $94,444.
RankIndustryAverage Salary
1
Utilities
$115,607
2
Internet
$107,774
3
Technology
$106,109
4
Construction
$102,722
5
Manufacturing
$94,788

RECENTLY ADDED Cyber Security Specialist SALARIES

Company
Job
Location
Date Added
Salary
Ada County Highway District
Cyber Security Specialist
10/31/2019
$59,939
Matlen Silver
Cyber Security Specialist
09/30/2019
$154,438
Cyber Security Specialist
09/30/2019
$75,000
Railroad Retirement Board
Cyber Security Specialist
09/20/2019
$98,198
Randstad
Cyber Security Specialist
09/17/2019
$93,915
Robert Half Technology
Cyber Security Specialist
09/16/2019
$110,000
State of Virginia
Cyber Security Specialist
09/09/2019
$75,000
Cyber Security Specialist
09/07/2019
$75,000
Eugene Water & Electric Board
Cyber Security Specialist
08/03/2019
$65,165
Eugene Water & Electric Board
Cyber Security Specialist
08/03/2019
$83,291
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