Entry-Level Systems Engineer, IT Salary

The average pay for an Entry-Level Systems Engineer, IT is $64,226 per year.

$46,085 - $88,229
$46K
$64K
$88K
MEDIAN: $64,226
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$14.54 - $45.15
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$45
MEDIAN: $25.13
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National Salary Data (?
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$0$31K$62K$93K
Salary
$46,085 - $88,229  
   
Bonus
$480.18 - $8,973  
Profit Sharing
$150.00 - $8,634  
Commission
$7,500  
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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$44,515 - $91,582  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 25 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 953
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$18$36$54
Hourly Rate
$14.54 - $45.15  
   
Overtime
$18.60 - $52.30  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Bonus
$480.18 - $8,973  
   
Commission
$7,500  
Profit Sharing
$150.00 - $8,634  
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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$44,515 - $91,582  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 25 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 122

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National Average: $64,565

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Systems Engineer, IT Advice

Q: What do you wish you knew about your job when you first started out?

Systems Engineer, IT in Omaha:
"Be likable."
People will hire you if you are a nice regular person. If you are a super nerd or think end-users are below you. You probably fit the stereotypical IT guy. Be different and fun. Get certs.

Systems Engineer, IT in Orange:
"Stay Hungry."
When it comes to the hiring process of new people. I will almost always side with one who seems the most eager to learn new things. Skill does come into play, but when you are new into the game, hunger is the place to start. Show that you want to learn, and can learn very fast. Show that you are hungry to move forward. Most important. Never stay with the same company more than 3 years.

Systems Engineer, IT in Austin:
"Writing this to fill in the blanks because I want a report."
I am writing this to fill in the blanks and make the room for this report.

Key Stats for Systems Engineer, IT

Gender

Female
11 %
Male
89 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 136 votes.
Less than 1 year
8%
1-4 years
70%
5-9 years
22%
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Years in Fields/Career:
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Skills That Affect Systems Engineer, IT Salaries

SQL
▲6%

Microsoft SQL Server
▲6%

▲4%

Storage Area Networking (SAN)
▲4%

▲1%

Computer Security
▲1%

Cisco Networking
▼0%

National Average
$65,000

Virtualization
▼1%

Apache / Apache HTTP Server
▼1%




Network Management / Administration
▼4%

Microsoft Exchange
▼6%


Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 136 votes.

Gender

Female
11 %
Male
89 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 87%
dental benefits
Dental: 79%
vision benefits
Vision: 72%
no benefits
None: 11%