How much does a Cyber Security Architect II make in the United States? The average Cyber Security Architect II salary in the United States is $127,097 as of September 26, 2022, but the range typically falls between $112,440 and $140,424. 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, helps you determine your exact pay target. 

Recently searched related titles: Vp Purchasing, Director Of Distribution

Jobs with a similar salary range to Cyber Security Architect II : Clinical Pharmacist Specialist

Based on HR-reported data: a national average with a geographic differential
25% $112,440 10% $99,096 90% $152,558 75% $140,424 $127,097 50%(Median)
Change Search Criteria
Check out Cyber Security Architect jobs in Virginia

Director Solutions Architecture-Cyber (Arlington, VA)

Cherokee Nation Businesses, LLC - Arlington, VA

Cyber Security Engineer, Principal

McIntire Solutions - Chantilly, VA

Senior Cyber Incident Management Specialist

General Dynamics - Fort Belvoir, VA

Job Description for Cyber Security Architect II

Cyber Security Architect II plans and designs security solutions and capabilities that enable the organization to identify, protect, detect, respond, and recover from cyber threats and vulnerabilities. Defines and develops security requirements using risk assessments, threat modeling, testing, and analysis of existing systems. Being a Cyber Security Architect II develops security integration plans to protect existing infrastructure and to incorporate future solutions. Designs action plans for policy creation and governance, system hardening, monitoring, incident response, disaster recovery, and emerging cybersecurity threats. Additionally, Cyber Security Architect II utilizes a variety of security information and event management (SEIM), data loss prevention (DLP), intrusion prevention systems (IPS), and other tools in designs. Partners with stakeholders to encourage the adoption of security-compatible software designs and best practices. Keeps abreast of the latest intelligence from law enforcement and other sources of cyber threat information. Typically requires a bachelor's degree in computer science or engineering or equivalent. May require security certifications such as Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP) or Certified Information Security Manager (CISM). Typically reports to a manager or head of a unit/department. The Cyber Security Architect II work is generally independent and collaborative in nature. Contributes to moderately complex aspects of a project. To be a Cyber Security Architect II typically requires 4 -7 years of related experience. (Copyright 2022 View full job description

Employers: Job Description Management Tool

See user submitted job responsibilities for Cyber Security Architect II.

Job Openings for Cyber Security Architect II
Not the job you're looking for? Search more salaries here:

Are you an HR manager or compensation specialist?'s CompAnalyst platform offers:

  • Detailed skills and competency reports for specific positions
  • Job and employee pricing reports
  • Compensation data tools, salary structures, surveys and benchmarks.
Learn about CompAnalyst
City, State Compared to national average
City, State San Francisco, CA Compared to national average
+ 25.0%
City, State Washington, DC Compared to national average
+ 11.3%
City, State Miami, FL Compared to national average
City, State Chicago, IL Compared to national average
+ 6.1%
City, State Boston, MA Compared to national average
+ 12.7%
City, State New York, NY Compared to national average
+ 20.3%
City, State Dallas, TX Compared to national average

Take just three simple steps below to generate your own personalized salary report

Step 1 of 3

Understand the total compensation opportunity for a Cyber Security Architect II, base salary plus other pay elements

Average Base Salary

Core compensation


Average Total Cash Compensation

Includes base and annual incentives

These charts show the average base salary (core compensation), as well as the average total cash compensation for the job of Cyber Security Architect II in the United States. The base salary for Cyber Security Architect II ranges from $112,440 to $140,424 with the average base salary of $127,097. The total cash compensation, which includes base, and annual incentives, can vary anywhere from $115,097 to $146,486 with the average total cash compensation of $130,750.
Step 2 of 3

Discover how your pay is adjusted for skills, experience, and other factors

How much should you be paid?

For a real-time salary target, tell us more about your role in the four categories below.



Step 3 of 3

How much should you be paid?

View the Cost of Living in Major Cities

Skills associated with Cyber Security Architect II: Network Security, Technical Project Management, Vulnerability Assessment, Requirements Analysis ...More

Salary estimation for Cyber Security Architect II at companies like : ADVANCED OXYGEN TECHNOLOGY, QAD INC, TripAdvisor, Inc.