How much does a Security Analyst make in the United States? The average Security Analyst salary in the United States is $70,000 as of July 28, 2021, but the range typically falls between $56,000 and $91,000. Salary ranges can vary widely depending on many important factors, including education, certifications, additional skills, the number of years you have spent in your profession. With more online, real-time compensation data than any other website, Salary.com helps you determine your exact pay target. 

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The Security Analyst ensures programs are effective and identifies the need for additional resources. Coordinates, develops, and evaluates security programs for an organization. Being a Security Analyst typically reports to a supervisor or manager. Requires a bachelor's degree. Working as a Security Analyst typically requires 2 to 4 years of related experience. Gains exposure to some of the complex tasks within the job function. Occasionally directed in several aspects of the work. (Copyright 2021 Salary.com)

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