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Information Security Analysts

Wages & Outlook

 

Typical Wages   This career pays well above the median wage.

Wages listed below are for a variety of experience and education levels. Make sure that you research the typical entry-level education and work experience and training requirements for this occupation.

This career: $46.65
Statewide median: $20.95

 

This is a very high-wage career. It pays well above the statewide median wage.


Wages for Information Security Analysts *

Area Low Median High
U S
$36.14 $48.10 $62.05
Minnesota
$36.75 $46.65 $57.82
Central Minnesota
$30.03 $42.98 $49.83
Northeast Minnesota
$38.21 $43.86 $54.57
Northwest Minnesota
$33.18 $37.58 $44.78
Southeast Minnesota
$36.11 $45.22 $58.19
Southwest Minnesota
$40.79 $46.54 $54.30
Seven County Mpls-St Paul, MN
$36.90 $46.94 $58.08

* "Low" indicates 25% of workers earn less and 75% earn more.
"Median" indicates 50% of workers earn less and 50% earn more.
"High" indicates 75% of workers earn less and 25% earn more.

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Employment

In Minnesota, there are 2,690 workers employed in this small career.

Where do Information Security Analysts most often work?

 

Current Demand

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This career is currently in high demand.

 

Future Demand   This career is projected to grow much faster than average.

This career is seeing very high growth compared to other careers.

There will be a need for about 3,612 new Information Security Analysts to meet market demand between 2016-2026. This includes the demand due to replacement (workers leaving the occupation or retiring) as well as growth.

 

Employment Outlook for Information Security Analysts
Area Employment Employment Change
2016 2026 Number Percent
U S 112,300 147,700 35,500 31.6%
Minnesota 3,682 4,558 876 23.8%
Minnesota Planning Regions 2016 2026 Number Percent
Central Minnesota 68 76 8 11.8%
Northeast Minnesota 16 18 2 12.5%
Northwest Minnesota 48 52 4 8.3%
Southeast Minnesota 206 245 39 18.9%
Southwest Minnesota 22 25 3 13.6%
Seven County Mpls-St Paul, MN 3,476 4,375 899 25.9%


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