Information Security Analyst Salary in Sector of Retail Trade

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

Average Annual Salary of Information Security Analysts

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$50,640
25th Percentile Wage
$62,500
50th Percentile Wage
$83,790
75th Percentile Wage
$111,390
90th Percentile Wage
$138,810

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for information security analysts in the industry sector of retail trade. 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 $138,810. The median annual salary (50th percentile) is $83,790. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent paid information security analysts is $50,640.

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 retail trade from 2012 to 2017.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth5-Year Growth
2017
$83,790
-4.25% -17.48%
2016
$87,350
6.17% -
2015
$81,960
-5.44% -
2014
$86,420
1.91% -
2013
$84,770
-16.13% -
2012
$98,440
- -

Compare Information Security Analyst Salary in Different Industries within the Retail Trade Sector

The average salaries of information security analysts in four industries in the retail trade 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 nonstore retailers industry with an annual salary $78,670. The lowest paying industry is the electronics and appliance stores industry (annual salary $48,920). For detailed information security analyst salary information in a particular industry, use the links provided below.

Industry Name Median Annual Salary
Nonstore Retailers
$78,670
Electronic Shopping and Mail-Order Houses
$78,630
Electronics and Appliance Stores
$48,920
Electronics and Appliance Stores
$48,920

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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