A Mainframe Systems Programmer with COBOL -- IBM skills earns an average salary of $73,526 per year.

$50,675 - $92,828
$51K
$74K
$93K
MEDIAN: $73,525
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$50,675 - $92,828  
   
Bonus
$3,000  
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$51,040 - $113,346  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 18 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 22

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Key Stats for Mainframe Systems Programmer

Gender

Female
33 %
Male
67 %

Job Satisfaction

Satisfied
Rated 3 out of 5
based on 2 votes.
Less than 1 year
4%
1-4 years
16%
5-9 years
36%
10-19 years
8%
20 years or more
36%
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Experience Affects Mainframe Systems Programmer Salaries

Late-Career
up arrow 11%

National Average
$77,000

Mid-Career
up arrow 1%

Entry-Level
up arrow 31%

Job Satisfaction

Satisfied
Rated 3 out of 5
based on 2 votes.

Gender

Female
33 %
Male
67 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
4%
1-4 years
16%
5-9 years
36%
10-19 years
8%
20 years or more
36%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 94%
dental benefits
Dental: 83%
vision benefits
Vision: 72%
dental benefits
None:
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