Wondering how your state stacks up in cybersecurity salaries? We got you covered! 

At a glance, here are the highest and lowest paying states in cybersecurity:

 

Top Five BEST Paying States for Cybersecurity

1. New York $117,238

2. Massachusetts $116,511

3. Maryland $109,964

4. Hawaii $108,077

5. Nebraska $107,910

 

… and the five WORST paying states for cybersecurity:

46. Mississippi $92,885

47. Missouri $92,839

48. Michigan $92,588

49. Florida $89,984

50. North Carolina $82,948

 
Although most careers in cybersecurity will net you a pretty nice paycheck, if you’re looking to make top dollar, you may want to steer clear of the South!