Applications Systems Analyst Salary (United States)

The average salary for an Applications Systems Analyst is $62,510 per year. People in this job generally don't have more than 20 years' experience. A skill in Oracle is associated with high pay for this job.
Applications Systems Analyst Salary (?
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$45,071 - $87,590
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MEDIAN: $62,509
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Applications Systems Analyst Salary (?
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$17.26 - $40.69
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MEDIAN: $26.00
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National Salary Data

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$0$31K$62K$93K
Salary
$45,071 - $87,590  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $8,219  
Profit Sharing
$202.73 - $6,904  
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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$43,517 - $90,126  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 3 Sep 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 732
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$18$36$54
Hourly Rate
$17.26 - $40.69  
   
Overtime
$1.54 - $53.07  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Bonus
$0.00 - $8,219  
   
Profit Sharing
$202.73 - $6,904  
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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$43,517 - $90,126  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 3 Sep 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 136
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Job Description for Applications Systems Analyst

Application systems analysts consult with management and help develop software to fit clients' needs. Application systems analyst must provide accurate, quality analyses of new program applications, as well as conduct testing, locate potential problems, and solve them in an efficient manner. Clients' needs may vary widely (for example, they may work in the medical field or in the securities industry), and staying up to date with software and technology trends in their field are essential.
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Applications Systems Analyst Tasks
  • Analyze and route issues into the proper ticketing systems and update and close tickets in a timely manner.
  • Devise or modify procedures to solve problems considering computer equipment capacity and limitations.
  • Establish new users, manage access levels and reset passwords.
  • Conduct application testing and provide database management support.
  • Create and maintain documentation as necessary for operational and security audits.

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Pay Difference By Location

Columbus
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New York
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Los Angeles
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Seattle
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Baltimore
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Boston
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Chicago
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Salt Lake City
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Houston
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Denver
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National Average
$62,000
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Experience Affects Applications Systems Analyst Salaries

Late-Career
up arrow 23%
National Average
$62,000

Skills That Affect Applications Systems Analyst Salaries

Oracle
up arrow 13%
UNIX
up arrow 7%
Java
up arrow 5%
Project Management
up arrow 4%
SQL
up arrow 2%
Microsoft SQL Server
up arrow 1%
Microsoft Access
up arrow 1%
National Average
$62,000
Visual Basic (VB)
up arrow 1%
Epic Systems
up arrow 1%
Microsoft Office
up arrow 2%
Microsoft Word
up arrow 2%
Microsoft Excel
up arrow 3%
HTML
up arrow 3%
Windows NT / 2000 / XP Networking
up arrow 3%

Job Satisfaction

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Gender

Female
43%
female alumni
 
Male
57%
male alumni

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
3%
1-4 years
34%
5-9 years
29%
10-19 years
25%
20 years or more
9%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 91% dental benefits Dental: 83%
vision benefits Vision: 69% employee benefits None: 7%