The average pay for a Systems Analyst is $62,850 per year. Most people move on to other jobs if they have more than 20 years' experience in this field. A skill in Business Analysis is associated with high pay for this job.
Systems Analyst Total Pay (?
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$42,908 - $89,569
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MEDIAN: $62,850
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Systems Analyst Total Pay (?
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$15.10 - $46.49
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National Salary Data

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$0$32K$64K$96K
Salary
$42,908 - $89,569  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $8,827  
Profit Sharing
$502 - $7,751  
Commission
$0.00 - $0.00  
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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$41,427 - $93,645  
PayScale
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 24 Apr 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 3,068
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$18$36$54
Hourly Rate
$15.10 - $46.49  
   
Overtime
$15.32 - $53.44  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Bonus
$0.00 - $8,827  
   
Commission
$0.00 - $0.00  
Profit Sharing
$502 - $7,751  
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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$41,427 - $93,645  
PayScale
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 24 Apr 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 3,068
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Job Description for Systems Analyst
People who wish to work as systems analysts must be able to think outside the box, finding effective solutions for businesses and other clients. They must be adept at investigating problems and fixing them in the most efficient way possible. Systems analysts must be knowledgeable in programming languages, operating systems and hardware. Those hoping to work in this field must be educated in technology, and they must be able to keep up with the quickly changing world of software.
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Systems Analyst Tasks
  • Work with clientele to make sure all needs are met by the new or improved implemented system.
  • Analyze and audit business processes and practices for inefficient methods.
  • Model identified business process problems to help generate efficient solutions.
  • Lead, mentor and develop a team of computer or systems analysts on computer and information related projects.
  • Analyze data for new possible systems to implement or old systems to improve.
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Pay by Experience Level for Systems Analyst
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Experience Affects Systems Analyst Salaries

National Average
$63,000

Skills That Affect Systems Analyst Salaries

Technical Analysis
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$63,000
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Gender
Female
28%
female alumni
 
Male
72%
male alumni
Years of Experience
Less than 1 year
4%
1-4 years
31%
5-9 years
31%
10-19 years
26%
20 years or more
8%
Common Health Benefits
medical benefits Medical: 88% dental benefits Dental: 79%
vision benefits Vision: 67% employee benefits None: 10%
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