Pay for Mid-Career IT Systems Engineers sits in the ballpark of $73K annually. With some bonuses approaching $12K and certain profit sharing proceeds approaching $9K, overall incomes of Mid-Career IT Systems Engineers spread between $51K and $109K depending on individual performance. Most enjoy medical while a large number get dental coverage. Vision coverage is also available to a strong majority. Job satisfaction for Mid-Career IT Systems Engineers is high. This report is based on responses to the PayScale salary survey.

$51,529 - $103,028
$52K
$73K
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MEDIAN: $73,137
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$19.35 - $56.41
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MEDIAN: $30.28
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National Salary Data (?
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Salary
$51,529 - $103,028  
   
Bonus
$505 - $12,236  
Profit Sharing
$-0.49 - $9,173  
Commission
$4,000  
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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$50,974 - $108,790  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 19 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 857
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$25$50$75
Hourly Rate
$19.35 - $56.41  
   
Overtime
$29.83 - $67.97  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Bonus
$505 - $12,236  
   
Commission
$4,000  
Profit Sharing
$-0.49 - $9,173  
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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$50,974 - $108,790  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 19 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 91

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Pay Difference by Location

National Average: $73,765

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Surpassing the national average by 33 percent, Mid-Career IT Systems Engineers in Seattle receive some of the highest pay in the country. Mid-Career IT Systems Engineers can also look forward to large paychecks in cities like San Francisco (+29 percent), New York (+23 percent), Boston (+20 percent), and San Diego (+19 percent). Location is a huge contributor to overall pay, with Mid-Career IT Systems Engineers in Warren earning a whopping 32 percent below the national average. Two other places where employers offer below-median salaries are Columbus (14 percent less) and Omaha (3 percent less).

Key Stats for Systems Engineer, IT

Gender

Female
5 %
Male
95 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 114 votes.
073
5-9 years
73%
10-19 years
27%
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Skills That Affect Systems Engineer, IT Salaries

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Storage Area Networking (SAN)
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Windows 2003 Server
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Microsoft SQL Server
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Virtualization
0%

National Average
$74,000


Computer Security
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Microsoft Exchange
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Cisco Networking
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Windows Operating System General Use
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Internet Information Server (IIS)
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Network Management / Administration
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Microsoft Office
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Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 114 votes.

Gender

Female
5 %
Male
95 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 89%
dental benefits
Dental: 83%
vision benefits
Vision: 72%
dental benefits
None: 9%
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