Security Researcher Salary in the United States

How much does a Security Researcher make in the United States? The average Security Researcher salary in the United States is $121,204 as of September 26, 2019, but the salary range typically falls between $110,473 and $130,130. 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.  View the Cost of Living in Major Cities

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Job Openings for Security Researcher
CyberCoders - San Diego , CA
You will work cross-functionally with product R&D, Quality, Service, Legal, Regulatory Affairs and Information Security into supporting and execution of the incident response tasks from confirmation ...
CyberCoders, Inc - 4 days ago
Salesforce - Washington - Bellevue ,
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myGwork - 2 days ago
Splunk - San Francisco , CA
Collect customer, security research, sales, and market input for Cloud security use cases, validate those across Splunk's customers and prospects, and then create product requirement docs reflecting ...
Hirepurpose - 6 days ago
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American Airlines - 3 days ago
CyberCoders - Colorado Springs , CO
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CyberCoders, Inc - 6 days ago
McLaughlin Research Corporation - Newport , RI
MRC has an opening for a full time Security Specialist based in NUWC Division Newport, RI. This position requires a Top-Secret clearance/Sensitive Compartmented Information (SCI) to assist the Top ...
ZipRecruiter - 3 days ago