What is the salary of a cyber security employee?

The salary depends on the capacity that an employee works in, in an organization:

  • Network Security Engineer - A network security engineer’s annual compensation ranges from INR 4 lakhs to INR 8 lakhs.
  • Cyber Security Analyst - A cybersecurity analyst’s annual compensation ranges from INR 5 to 6 lakhs.
  • Security Architect - A security architect’s annual pay ranges from INR 17-22 lakhs.
  • Cyber Security Manager - A cybersecurity manager’s average annual compensation is INR 12 lakhs.
  • Chief Information Security Officer (CISO) - A CISO’s average annual pay is Rs. 23 LPA.
  • Ethical Hackers - The annual salary of an ethical hacker ranges from INR 5 lakhs to 6 lakhs.

Having said that, the salary of any of the above depends on the skills and expertise an individual brings to the table. It also depends on the salary disbursement capacity of the company they are employed in and the location in which they are posted.