How much does a Security Penetration Tester make hourly in the United States? The average hourly wage for a Security Penetration Tester in the United States is $44 as of September 25, 2020, but the salary range typically falls between $41 and $48. Hourly rate 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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Product Security Engineer ndash Penetration Tester Ashburn VA 12+ months Looking for a Product Security Penetration TesterEngineer to join our team. This candidate will be responsible for ensuring ...
Dice.com - 9 days ago
Excentium, Inc. - Falls Church , VA
Performs penetration testing of the ATO NAS security posture to provide detailed analysis and identification of application, system, and network vulnerabilities; gaps in IT security guidance, and ...
Lensa - 23 days ago
Humana - Arlington , VA
Generally, we are looking for candidates with 5+ years of Cyber Security experience with a focus on penetration testing or red teaming to join our Enterprise Information Protection organization on ...
Humana - 84 days ago
Insight Global Inc. - Arlington , VA
Position Sr. Penetration Tester Location Rosslyn, VA 22209 - 50 REMOTE, rotating on-siteremote every 2-3 days (flexible w health risks) Program CSOS program (Cyber Security Operations Support ...
Dice.com - Today
Capital One - Richmond , VA
Senior Manager, Penetration Testing The Capital One Penetration Test team reduces cyber risk by ... This role will lead a team responsible for performing invasive security assessments to make ...
Capital One - 21 days ago
Job Objectives Requirement for Security Network engineers to support and deliver Penetration Testing and Security Assessment requirements. The Security Engineer will serve as a primary technical ...
ZipRecruiter - 34 days ago
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These charts show the average hourly wage (core compensation), as well as the average total hourly cash compensation for the job of Security Penetration Tester in the United States. The average hourly rate for Security Penetration Tester ranges from $41 to $48 with the average hourly pay of $44. The total hourly cash compensation, which includes base and short-term incentives, can vary anywhere from $43 to $51 with the average total hourly cash compensation of $46.

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