Job Description on cryptanalysis and its annual wage

The 2014 figures on the salary for a cryptanalyst is typically 60,000-100,000 (still dependent on the company respectively).

Companies/Organizations hiring cryptanalysts
  1. NIST
  2. NSA
  3. FBI
  4. TTI

The job of a cryptanalyst is to break codes, it is one of the most math heavy jobs out there as it requires alot more than just a math degree or computer science. It is a job that will always be there as there is always security breaches from countries attempting to get into our systems. A website showing this is a website called norse, it shows a live feed of cyber attacks, just to show how much of a problem this is: Norse |----| Remember,the feed on norse is a live one, things going on right now