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Cyber Threat Analyst

Cyber Threat Analyst Salary

  Annual Salary Monthly Pay Weekly Pay Hourly Wage
Top Earners $156,000 $13,000 $3,000 $75
75th Percentile $125,000 $10,416 $2,403 $60
Average $111,432 $9,286 $2,142 $54
25th Percentile $87,000 $7,250 $1,673 $42
$67,000 - $75,499
7% of jobs
$75,500 - $83,999
13% of jobs
$87,000 is the 25th percentile. Salaries below this are outliers.
$84,000 - $92,499
12% of jobs
$92,500 - $100,999
6% of jobs
$101,000 - $109,499
14% of jobs
The average salary is $111,432 a year
$109,500 - $117,999
12% of jobs
$125,000 is the 75th percentile. Salaries above this are outliers.
$118,000 - $126,499
12% of jobs
$126,500 - $134,999
6% of jobs
$135,000 - $143,499
1% of jobs
$143,500 - $151,999
0% of jobs
$156,000 is the 90th percentile. Salaries above this are outliers.
$152,000 - $160,500
11% of jobs

National Average

$67,000 $111,432/year $54/hour $160,500
Cyber Threat Analyst Salary Comparison by Location
United States
Ashburn, VA

As of Nov 24, 2020, the average annual pay for a Cyber Threat Analyst in the United States is $111,432 a year.

Just in case you need a simple salary calculator, that works out to be approximately $53.57 an hour. This is the equivalent of $2,143/week or $9,286/month.

While ZipRecruiter is seeing annual salaries as high as $160,500 and as low as $67,000, the majority of Cyber Threat Analyst salaries currently range between $87,000 (25th percentile) to $125,000 (75th percentile) with top earners (90th percentile) making $156,000 annually across the United States. The average pay range for a Cyber Threat Analyst varies greatly (by as much as $38,000), which suggests there may be many opportunities for advancement and increased pay based on skill level, location and years of experience.

Based on recent job postings on ZipRecruiter, the Cyber Threat Analyst job market in both Ashburn, VA and the surrounding area is very active. A Cyber Threat Analyst in your area makes on average $112,961 per year, or $1,529 (1%) more than the national average annual salary of $111,432. Virginia ranks number 7 out of 50 states nationwide for Cyber Threat Analyst salaries.

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

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Top 10 Highest Paying Cities for Cyber Threat Analyst Jobs

We’ve identified 10 cities where the typical salary for a Cyber Threat Analyst job is above the national average. Topping the list is San Francisco, CA, with Fremont, CA and San Jose, CA close behind in the second and third positions. San Jose, CA beats the national average by $16,836 (14.0%), and San Francisco, CA furthers that trend with another $25,361 (20.4%) above the $111,432 average.

Importantly, San Francisco, CA has a moderately active Cyber Threat Analyst job market with only a few companies currently hiring for this type of role.

With these 10 cities having average salaries higher than the national average, the opportunities for economic advancement by changing locations as a Cyber Threat Analyst appears to be exceedingly fruitful.

Finally, another factor to consider is the average salary for these top ten cities varies very little at 10% between San Francisco, CA and Norwalk, CT, reinforcing the limited potential for much wage advancement. The possibility of a lower cost of living may be the best factor to use when considering location and salary for a Cyber Threat Analyst role.

CityAnnual SalaryMonthly PayWeekly PayHourly Wage
San Francisco, CA$136,793$11,399$2,631$65.77
Fremont, CA$131,316$10,943$2,525$63.13
San Jose, CA$128,269$10,689$2,467$61.67
Oakland, CA$126,866$10,572$2,440$60.99
Tanaina, AK$126,512$10,543$2,433$60.82
Wasilla, AK$126,511$10,543$2,433$60.82
Sunnyvale, CA$124,941$10,412$2,403$60.07
Hayward, CA$124,208$10,351$2,389$59.72
Jackson, WY$123,546$10,295$2,376$59.40
Norwalk, CT$123,378$10,281$2,373$59.32

Top 5 Best Paying Related Cyber Threat Analyst Jobs in the U.S.

We found at least five jobs related to the Cyber Threat Analyst job category that pay more per year than a typical Cyber Threat Analyst salary. Top examples of these roles include: Information Technology Cyber Security, Cyber Architect, and Cyber Security Manager.

Importantly, all of these jobs are paid between $21,234 (17.4%) and $38,066 (29.2%) more than the average Cyber Threat Analyst salary of $111,432. If you’re qualified, getting hired for one of these related Cyber Threat Analyst jobs may help you make more money than that of the average Cyber Threat Analyst position.

Job TitleAnnual SalaryMonthly PayWeekly PayHourly Wage
Information Technology Cyber Security$149,498$12,458$2,875$71.87
Cyber Architect$138,558$11,546$2,665$66.61
Cyber Security Manager$136,625$11,385$2,627$65.69
Cyber Security Lead$133,499$11,125$2,567$64.18
Cyber Security Threat Analyst$132,666$11,056$2,551$63.78
About Our Data
ZipRecruiter salary estimates, histograms, trends and comparisons are derived from both employer job postings and third party data sources.
Data used to develop this report includes ADP data. ADP is an exclusive provider of employee payroll data for ZipRecruiter.

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