Information Security Analyst Salary in Sector of Mining

The salary statistics of information security analysts in the industry sector of mining are shown in Table 1. In Table 2 we compare information security analyst salaries in different industries within the mining sector.

Average Annual Salary of Information Security Analysts

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$63,130
25th Percentile Wage
$72,580
50th Percentile Wage
$89,700
75th Percentile Wage
$113,510
90th Percentile Wage
$134,460

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for information security analysts in the industry sector of mining. The salaries are shown in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) information security analysts is $134,460. The median annual salary (50th percentile) is $89,700. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent paid information security analysts is $63,130.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2017)

The table and chart below show the trend of the median salary of information security analysts in the industry sector of mining from 2012 to 2017.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth5-Year Growth
2017
$89,700
-8.76% 2.76%
2016
$97,560
7.96% -
2015
$89,790
1.96% -
2014
$88,030
2.78% -
2013
$85,580
-1.92% -
2012
$87,220
- -

Compare Information Security Analyst Salary in Different Industries within the Mining Sector

The average salaries of information security analysts in four industries in the mining sector are shown below. We note that within this industry sector, the salaries vary among different industries. The highest paying industry for information security analyst occupations is the support activities for mining industry with an annual salary $93,910. The lowest paying industry is the oil and gas extraction industry (annual salary $89,770). For detailed information security analyst salary information in a particular industry, use the links provided below.

Industry Name Median Annual Salary
Support Activities for Mining
$93,910
Support Activities for Mining
$93,910
Oil and Gas Extraction
$89,770
Oil and Gas Extraction
$89,770

Data source: The national compensation survey conducted by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) in 2017 and published in April 2018 [1].




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