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Information Security Analysts in Pennsylvania

Want to work in Pennsylvania as an Information Security Analyst? Read this first!

25.6% Jobs Projection
$95,580 Median Salary
300 Job Openings

You’re in luck! Jobs for Information Security Analysts in Pennsylvania are projected to grow and these jobs tend to pay higher than average.

  • Projected employment for Information Security Analysts in Pennsylvania is growing faster than average.

  • Information Security Analysts in Pennsylvania earn higher salaries than the typical U.S. wage earner.

How Many Information Security Analysts Work in Pennsylvania?

There were approximately 2,960 workers employed as Information Security Analysts in this state in 2018.

There were 3,090 Information Security Analysts employed in this state in 2017.

That’s a decline of 130 jobs between 2017 and 2018.

Information Security Analysts in PA Employment Trend

The typical state has 980 Information Security Analysts working in it, which means Pennsylvania has more Information Security Analysts than average.

Information Security Analysts in PA vs. the Average State

Job Projections for Pennsylvania

Jobs for Information Security Analysts in this state are growing at a rate of 25.6% which is slower than the nationwide estimated projection of 28.5%.

Job Projections for Information Security Analysts: Nation vs. PA

Pennsylvania Annual Job Openings

The BLS estimates 300 annual job openings, and a total of 3,780 jobs for Pennsylvania Information Security Analysts in 2026.

Nationwide, the prediction is 10,400 annual jobs and 128,500 total jobs in 2026.

What do Information Security Analysts Make in Pennsylvania?

In 2018 wages for Information Security Analysts ranged from $60,010 to $142,110 with $95,580 being the median annual salary.

Broken down to an hourly rate, workers in this field made anywhere from $28.85 to $68.32. The median hourly rate was $45.95.

In 2017 the median pay for this field was $43.98 an hour.

The hourly rate grew by $1.97.

The median salary in Pennsylvania is higher than the nationwide median salary.

Information Security Analysts Earnings: PA vs. National Average

Top Pennsylvania Metros for Information Security Analysts

The table below shows some of the metros in this state with the most Information Security Analysts.

Metro Number Employed Annual Median Salary
New York-Newark-Jersey City, NY-NJ-PA 8,220 $123,400
Philadelphia-Camden-Wilmington, PA-NJ-DE-MD 2,280 $99,440
Pittsburgh, PA 760 $97,130
Harrisburg-Carlisle, PA 150 $82,090
Allentown-Bethlehem-Easton, PA-NJ 110 $88,240
Chambersburg-Waynesboro, PA 80 $122,580
Scranton–Wilkes-Barre–Hazleton, PA 60 $84,180
York-Hanover, PA 50 $83,220
Reading, PA 40 $96,360

Top States for Information Security Analysts Employment

The table below shows the states where most Information Security Analysts work.

State Number Employed Annual Median Salary
Virginia 14,180 $108,580
Texas 8,520 $100,490
California 7,830 $109,200
New York 6,930 $113,650
Florida 5,600 $89,160
Maryland 4,990 $109,750
Illinois 3,780 $95,950
Colorado 3,590 $98,090
North Carolina 3,570 $103,470
Ohio 3,530 $89,370
New Jersey 3,480 $118,760
Massachusetts 3,260 $103,740
Pennsylvania 2,960 $95,580
Georgia 2,910 $90,600
Missouri 2,850 $86,460
Minnesota 2,690 $95,360
Washington 2,690 $105,080
Arizona 2,570 $93,370
Tennessee 1,680 $79,770
District of Columbia 1,660 $117,850

Below are the states where Information Security Analysts get paid the most:

State Annual Median Salary
New Jersey $118,760
District of Columbia $117,850
New York $113,650
Maryland $109,750
California $109,200
Virginia $108,580
Connecticut $107,670
Rhode Island $107,670
Washington $105,080
Delaware $104,550

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