Average Salary for Unisys Corporation Employees

The median income for Unisys Corporation employees is $60K annually. Your role at the company influences pay for Unisys Corporation workers the most, followed by geography and how long you've been working. This synopsis is derived from responses to the PayScale's salary survey.

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How This Employer Pays

Unisys Corporation typically pays:
below market
Similar employers pay:
above market
Employer: Unisys Corporation
Average Salary Range by Job
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National Data (?
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[-]Software Engineer (8)
$38,538 - $89,810  
[-]Software Engineer (8)
Salary$40,121 - $88,844  
Bonus$227.47 - $5,206  
Total Pay$38,538 - $89,810  
[+]Service Delivery Manager (4)
$49,772 - $173,919  
[+]Service Delivery Manager (4)
Salary$54,231 - $156,045  
Bonus$2,560 - $25,947  
Total Pay$49,772 - $173,919  
[+]Desktop Support Technician (4)
$27,185 - $60,774  
[+]Desktop Support Technician (4)
Total Pay$27,185 - $60,774  
[+]Help Desk Technician (3)
$26,940 - $56,242  
[+]Help Desk Technician (3)
Total Pay$26,940 - $56,242  
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Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 21 Nov 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 121
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About This Company

United States of America 

Computer, Computer Integrated Systems Design, Computer and Office Machine Repair and Maintenance

unisys, Unisys Corp

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Earning approximately $125K on average, Service Delivery Managers receive the most money, followed by Software Consultants ($92K), Information Technology Specialists ($68K), and Systems Administrators (about $63K). At $56K, Information Technology Consultants are among the lowest paid at Unisys Corporation.


Median pay is highest in Chicago (around $97K per year), followed by Minneapolis ($85K), Blue Bell (about $79K), and Washington, DC (around $64K). Salt Lake City ranks low on the pay scale — at approximately $48K, it is one of the lowest-paid cities. The highest pay by state can be found in Minnesota, where salaries average out at $84K annually.

Years of Experience

Between the one and five year mark, pay is typically $53K. For those with five to nine years of experience, average earnings amount to about $65K. The greater proportion of employees (33 percent) report 20 years or more of experience and bring home around $97K per year.

Certifications and Degrees

Those lacking certification bring in much lower salaries than Project Management Professionals, who make $128K. Acquiring certification to be a Certified ITIL Leader is rewarded at approximately $97K annually. Unisys Corporation provides the highest financial reward to those with a Bachelor of Science in Computer Science (CS) — these employees rake in $107K per year.


Employees who count Customer Relationship Management among their skills tend to enjoy higher pay; the median for this group is $127K. Microsoft Excel also popped up often in the survey as an important skill; nearly one-eighth of employees surveyed report using it at work. Three more common skills are Project Management, Microsoft Office, and Information Technology Support.

Benefits and Perks

Unisys Corporation lets only 29 percent take paid vacation and only a fifth of workers take sick leave. The greater part of workers participate in a 401(k) program. At Unisys Corporation, a majority of workers have health insurance, and more than half of workers have dental coverage. Other privileges include a casual working environment, tuition reimbursement, a company cell phone, and life insurance.

Key Stats for Unisys Corporation


27 %
73 %
$48,322 - $117,916
$41,562 - $103,304
Less than 1 year
1-4 years
5-9 years
10-19 years
20 years or more

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 41 votes.

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