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Systems Analyst Salary

The average salary for a Systems Analyst is $63,910 per year. People in this job generally don't have more than 20 years' experience.
$43,909 - $90,632
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$15.47 - $48.25
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National Salary Data

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$0$32K$64K$96K
Salary
$43,909 - $90,632  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $9,159  
Profit Sharing
$512 - $7,891  
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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$42,400 - $94,591  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 11 Dec 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 3,572
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$0$19$38$57
Hourly Rate
$15.47 - $48.25  
   
Overtime
$19.64 - $56.24  
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Bonus
$0.00 - $9,159  
   
Profit Sharing
$512 - $7,891  
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).
)
$42,400 - $94,591  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 11 Dec 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 529
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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

  • 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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Systems Analyst Reviews

What is it like working as a Systems Analyst?
Systems Analyst in Tempe:
Pros: Excellent manager. Flexible hours. New projects to work on constantly.
Cons: It's in Phoenix, Arizona. Company politics/organizational isolation.

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Experience Affects Systems Analyst Salaries




National Average
$64,000


Skills That Affect Systems Analyst Salaries


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C#
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Technical Analysis
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Project Management
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SQL
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Microsoft SQL Server
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National Average
$64,000

JavaScript
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HTML
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Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 808 votes.

Gender

Female
28 %
Male
72 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
4%
1-4 years
32%
5-9 years
30%
10-19 years
26%
20 years or more
9%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 89% dental benefits Dental: 79%
vision benefits Vision: 68% employee benefits None: 9%