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Cyber Security

Cyber Security Salary

$60,000 is the 25th percentile. Salaries below this are outliers.
$40,500 - $64,499
34% of jobs
$64,500 - $88,499
17% of jobs
$88,500 - $112,499
24% of jobs
The average salary is $112,974 a year
$112,500 - $136,499
2% of jobs
$145,500 is the 75th percentile. Salaries above this are outliers.
$136,500 - $160,499
0% of jobs
$160,500 - $184,499
15% of jobs
$184,500 - $208,499
2% of jobs
$208,500 - $232,499
0% of jobs
$232,500 - $256,499
0% of jobs
$256,500 - $280,499
1% of jobs
$280,500 - $304,500
1% of jobs

National Average

$40,500 $112,974/year $304,500
Cyber Security Salary Comparison by Location
Nationwide
United States
$112,974
Ashburn, VA
Virginia
$114,524

As of May 26, 2020, the average annual pay for the Cyber Security jobs category in the United States is $112,974 a year.

While ZipRecruiter is seeing annual salaries as high as $304,500 and as low as $40,500, the majority of salaries within the Cyber Security jobs category currently range between $60,000 (25th percentile) to $145,500 (75th percentile) across the United States. The average pay range for a Cyber Security job varies modestly (up to $85,500), which suggests there may be fewer opportunities for advancement based on skill level, but increased pay based on location and years of experience is still possible.

Based on recent job postings on ZipRecruiter, the Cyber Security job market in both Ashburn, VA and the surrounding area is very active. People working within the Cyber Security category in your area are making on average $114,524 per year or $1,550 (1%) more than the national average annual salary of $112,974. Virginia ranks number 18 out of 50 states nationwide for Cyber Security job salaries.

To estimate the most accurate annual salary range for Cyber Security jobs, ZipRecruiter continuously scans its database of millions of active jobs published locally throughout America.

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Average Cyber Security Salary Across the U.S.

Salary Range (Percentile)
  25th Average 75th
Annual Salary $60,000 $112,974 $145,500
Monthly Salary $5,000 $9,414 $12,125
Weekly Salary $1,154 $2,173 $2,798
Hourly Salary $29 $54 $70

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