SAS Programmer Salary (United States)

An SAS Programmer earns an average salary of $71,910 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 UNIX and Statistical Analysis.
SAS Programmer Total Pay (?
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$49,865 - $101,864
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MEDIAN: $71,909
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SAS Programmer Total Pay (?
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$26.42 - $80.03
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MEDIAN: $46.00
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National Salary Data

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$0$50K$100K$150K
Salary
$49,865 - $101,864  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $9,928  
Profit Sharing
$408.51 - $8,808  
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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$51,226 - $121,120  
PayScale
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 5 Aug 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 867
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$27$54$81
Hourly Rate
$26.42 - $80.03  
   
Overtime
$28.72 - $77.72  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$60K$120K$180K
Bonus
$0.00 - $9,928  
   
Profit Sharing
$408.51 - $8,808  
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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$51,226 - $121,120  
PayScale
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 5 Aug 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 867
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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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San Diego
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Cambridge
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Philadelphia
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Seattle
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Boston
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Raleigh
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New York
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National Average
$76,000
Washington
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Atlanta
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Baltimore
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Indianapolis
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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

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PL/SQL
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Oracle
up arrow 5%
Microsoft SQL Server
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SAS
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Microsoft Access
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Linux
0%
National Average
$76,000
SQL
up arrow 1%
HTML
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C++
up arrow 15%
Microsoft Excel
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Gender

Female
34%
female alumni
 
Male
66%
male alumni

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
3%
1-4 years
40%
5-9 years
31%
10-19 years
19%
20 years or more
7%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 79% dental benefits Dental: 70%
vision benefits Vision: 54% employee benefits None: 17%
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