Mid-Career Systems Engineer, IT Salary

For Mid-Career IT Systems Engineers, yearly average wages total $75K annually. Cash earnings for Mid-Career IT Systems Engineers — which occasionally include more than $12K from bonuses and more than $10K from profit sharing — stretch from around $53K to approximately $111K. Job satisfaction is reported as high by the vast majority of workers. Medical benefits are awarded to most, and a large number earn dental coverage. The information for this rundown comes from respondents who completed PayScale's salary questionnaire.

$53,742 - $105,637
$54K
$75K
$110K
MEDIAN: $75,083
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90%

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$19.31 - $62.46
$19
$32
$62
MEDIAN: $31.66
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$0$111K
Salary $53,742 - $105,637
Bonus $509 - $12,005
Profit Sharing $-0.49 - $9,635
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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$52,876 - $111,298
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 11 Jul 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 775
Hourly Data $0$68
Hourly Rate $19.31 - $62.46
Overtime $27.34 - $68.44
Annual Data $0$111K
Bonus $509 - $12,005
Profit Sharing $-0.49 - $9,635
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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$52,876 - $111,298
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 11 Jul 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 82

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Pay Difference by Location

National Average: $76,018

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For Mid-Career IT Systems Engineers, working in the bustling city of San Francisco has its advantages, including an above-average pay rate. Mid-Career IT Systems Engineers can also look forward to large paychecks in cities like Seattle (+25 percent), New York (+15 percent), Washington (+15 percent), and Chicago (+14 percent). The lowest-paying market is Warren, which sits 34 percent below the national average, proving that location is a significant contributor to overall pay. Employers also pay below the national average in Columbus (18 percent lower) and San Antonio (16 percent lower).

Key Stats for Systems Engineer, IT

Gender

Female
6 %
Male
94 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 119 votes.
5-9 years
72%
10-19 years
28%
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Skills That Affect Systems Engineer, IT Salaries

Storage Area Networking (SAN)
▲2%

▲1%

▼0%


National Average
$76,000

Microsoft SQL Server
▼1%

Virtualization
▼2%

Computer Security
▼6%


Cisco Networking
▼8%



Internet Information Server (IIS)
▼9%

Windows Operating System General Use
▼10%


Microsoft Office
▼13%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 119 votes.

Gender

Female
6 %
Male
94 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 87%
dental benefits
Dental: 81%
vision benefits
Vision: 71%
no benefits
None: 10%
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