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 metropolitan 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 2017 and published in April 2018 [1].

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

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$50,730
25th Percentile Wage
$69,970
50th Percentile Wage
$92,630
75th Percentile Wage
$119,800
90th Percentile Wage
$146,840

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 $146,840. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $92,630. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent is $50,730.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2017)

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

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth5-Year Growth
2017
$92,630
0.77% 9.92%
2016
$91,920
2.32% -
2015
$89,790
2.10% -
2014
$87,900
0.91% -
2013
$87,100
4.20% -
2012
$83,440
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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 $61,020 to $108,250. The highest paying area for information security analysts in Texas is Austin-Round Rock-San Marcos with a median annual salary of $108,250. The second highest paying city/area in Texas State is Fort Worth-Arlington (mean annual salary $99,160). The lowest paying area is McAllen-Edinburg-Mission with a median annual salary of $61,020.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Austin-Round Rock-San Marcos
$108,250
Fort Worth-Arlington
$99,160
Houston-Sugar Land-Baytown
$99,000
Beaumont-Port Arthur
$97,870
College Station-Bryan
$93,030
Dallas-Fort Worth-Arlington
$91,530
Dallas-Plano-Irving
$89,980
Amarillo
$88,160
San Antonio-New Braunfels
$86,840
Tyler
$78,780
Waco
$77,160
El Paso
$72,490
Eastern Texas nonmetropolitan area
$70,800
Killeen-Temple-Fort Hood
$67,250
Lubbock
$62,100
McAllen-Edinburg-Mission
$61,020




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