Cyber Incident Response Specialist III Salary in the United States

How much does a Cyber Incident Response Specialist III make hourly in the United States? The average hourly wage for a Cyber Incident Response Specialist III in the United States is $53 as of April 26, 2022, but the range typically falls between $47 and $59. Hourly rate can vary widely depending on many important factors, including education, certifications, additional skills, the number of years you have spent in your profession. With more online, real-time compensation data than any other website, Salary.com helps you determine your exact pay target.  View the Cost of Living in Major Cities

Job Description

Analyzes, reports, and responds to detected cyber incidents. Maintains system cybersecurity monitoring operations. Uses cybersecurity tools to proactively search for threats to systems or networks. Conducts network defense analysis and provides recommendations for improvements. Develops and maintains thorough, up-to-date knowledge of cybersecurity threats and incident response best practices. Collaborates with peers and stakeholders to establish and ensure consistent response practices and prioritization of security events. Requires a bachelor's degree or equivalent. Typically reports to a manager or head of a unit/department. Work is generally independent and collaborative in nature. Contributes to moderately complex aspects of a project. Typically requires 4 -7 years of related experience. (Copyright 2022 Salary.com)

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  1. Down a level:

    Cyber Incident Response Specialist II

    2 - 4 years experience
    Bachelor's Degree

  2. This Job:

    Cyber Incident Response Specialist III

    4 - 7 years experience
    Bachelor's Degree

  3. Up a level:

    Incident Response Manager

    5 + years experience
    Bachelor's Degree

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