5. Threat Detection Analyst
Last, but not least, you should check out becoming a threat detection analyst if you’re looking into social media careers. As a threat detection analyst, you are responsible for defending your company from online threats. You’ll work with firewalls and data encryption programs, research security trends, and look for threats before they even infiltrate. Dakota State University, Fitchburg State University, and Siena Heights University offer programs for this career and Google+, Instagram, and Vine hire threat detection analysts. The average salary is currently $90,120.
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