SAS Programmer Salary (United States)

An SAS Programmer earns an average salary of $71,763 per year. Most people move on to other jobs if they have more than 20 years' experience in this field. The highest paying skills associated with this job are Windows NT / 2000 / XP Networking, UNIX, Statistical Analysis, and Data Analysis.
SAS Programmer Total Pay (?
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$49,634 - $101,756
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MEDIAN: $71,763
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SAS Programmer Total Pay (?
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$25.92 - $79.73
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MEDIAN: $46.00
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National Salary Data

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$0$50K$100K$150K
Salary
$49,634 - $101,756  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $9,963  
Profit Sharing
$450.00 - $8,500  
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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$50,816 - $120,353  
PayScale
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 11 Jun 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 888
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$27$54$81
Hourly Rate
$25.92 - $79.73  
   
Overtime
$29.17 - $77.42  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$60K$120K$180K
Bonus
$0.00 - $9,963  
   
Profit Sharing
$450.00 - $8,500  
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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$50,816 - $120,353  
PayScale
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 11 Jun 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 888
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Job Description for SAS Programmer

An SAS programmer typically programs develops, maintains, and validates data structure and software. This can involve statistical analyses, reports, data sets, tables, figures, and listings. They design and write standard macros that can be maintained, supported, documented, and user friendly. They may also assist with training other programmers or statisticians to ensure the development of specific skill sets within the company.
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SAS Programmer Tasks
  • Design, implement, test, and debug database stored procedures and complex queries to extract, calculate or manipulate information.
  • Write stored procedures and code to implement extract, transform, and load methodologies.
  • Design, implement, and test the structure and schemas of the data warehouse.

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Pay by Experience Level for SAS Programmer

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Pay Difference By Location

San Francisco
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Philadelphia
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San Diego
up arrow 26%
Cambridge
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Seattle
up arrow 16%
Boston
up arrow 3%
Raleigh
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National Average
$76,000
Washington
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Austin
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Atlanta
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Baltimore
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Durham
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Los Angeles
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Experience Affects SAS Programmer Salaries

National Average
$76,000

Skills That Affect SAS Programmer Salaries

Windows NT / 2000 / XP Networking
up arrow 18%
up arrow 17%
PL/SQL
up arrow 9%
Oracle
up arrow 6%
SAS
up arrow 2%
Microsoft Access
up arrow 1%
Microsoft SQL Server
up arrow 1%
SQL
0%
National Average
$76,000
HTML
up arrow 1%
Linux
up arrow 1%
Microsoft Office
up arrow 4%
C++
up arrow 14%

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Gender

Female
35%
female alumni
 
Male
65%
male alumni

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
2%
1-4 years
39%
5-9 years
32%
10-19 years
20%
20 years or more
7%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 79% dental benefits Dental: 70%
vision benefits Vision: 55% employee benefits None: 17%
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