Information Security Analyst Salary Information in Texas

The average annual and hourly salaries for information security analysts in the state of Texas are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The comparison of the salary statistics of information security analysts amongst Texas areas is shown in Table 3. The salary statistics are based on the national compensation survey conducted by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics in 2016 and published in April 2017 [1].

Table 1 & 2. Annual & Hourly Salary of Information Security Analysts in Texas

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$52,380
25th Percentile Wage
$70,310
50th Percentile Wage
$91,920
75th Percentile Wage
$114,740
90th Percentile Wage
$135,610

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for information security analysts in Texas in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $135,610. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $91,920. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent is $52,380.

Percentile BracketAverage Hourly Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$25.18
25th Percentile Wage
$33.79
50th Percentile Wage
$44.19
75th Percentile Wage
$55.17
90th Percentile Wage
$65.20

Table 2 shows the average hourly salary for information security analysts in Texas in 5 percentile scales. The average hourly salary for the 90th percentile is $65.20. The median hourly salary is $44.19. The average hourly salary for the bottom 10 percent is $25.18.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2016)

The following table and chart show the trend of the median salary of information security analysts from 2012 to 2016.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth4-Year Growth
201691,9202.32%9.23%
201589,7902.10%-
201487,9000.91%-
201387,1004.20%-
201283,440--

Table 3. Median Annual Salary of Information Security Analysts in Texas Cities

Table 3 shows the median annual salary of information security analysts in some Texas cities and metropolitan areas. We note that the median annual salary of information security analysts in state of Texas ranges from $57,090 to $101,790. The highest paying area for information security analysts in Texas is Houston-Sugar Land-Baytown with a median annual salary of $101,790. The second highest paying city/area in Texas State is Austin-Round Rock-San Marcos (mean annual salary $99,510). The lowest paying area is Lubbock with a median annual salary of $57,090.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Houston-Sugar Land-Baytown
$101,790
Austin-Round Rock-San Marcos
$99,510
Fort Worth-Arlington
$93,080
Dallas-Fort Worth-Arlington
$92,030
Dallas-Plano-Irving
$91,880
Amarillo
$85,080
San Antonio-New Braunfels
$84,600
Tyler
$74,270
El Paso
$71,270
Eastern Texas nonmetropolitan area
$70,800
Killeen-Temple-Fort Hood
$69,810
McAllen-Edinburg-Mission
$64,470
Lubbock
$57,090


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