Experienced Systems Manager, IT Salary

Experienced IT Systems Managers take home an average $91K annually. In the world of Experienced IT Systems Managers, overall cash allowance can occasionally include more than $19K from bonuses and, in some exceptional cases, $10K from profit sharing, causing incomes to vary widely between $56K and $145K. Nearly all report receiving medical coverage from their employers and a strong majority collect dental insurance. Most Experienced IT Systems Managers report high levels of job satisfaction. Respondents to the PayScale salary survey provided the data for this report.

$56,971 - $134,610
$57K
$91K
$130K
MEDIAN: $90,880
10%
50%
90%

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$20.35 - $64.85
$28
MEDIAN: $27.72
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National Salary Data (?
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Salary
$56,971 - $134,610  
   
Bonus
$1,510 - $19,458  
Profit Sharing
$-0.50 - $10,101  
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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$56,405 - $144,974  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 25 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 185
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National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$25$50$75
Hourly Rate
$27.72  
   
Overtime
$33.50  
National Annualized Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Take the PayScale Survey to find out how location influences pay for this job.
)
$0$50K$100K$150K
Bonus
$1,510 - $19,458  
   
Profit Sharing
$-0.50 - $10,101  
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).
)
$56,405 - $144,974  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 25 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 7
© PayScale, Inc. @ www.payscale.com

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Pay Difference by Location

National Average: $92,583

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San Francisco offers some of the highest pay in the country for Experienced IT Systems Managers, 53 percent above the national average. Experienced IT Systems Managers can also look forward to large paychecks in cities like New York (+39 percent), Los Angeles (+32 percent), Chicago (+30 percent), and Minneapolis (+11 percent). In Miami, salaries are 14 percent below the national average and represent the lowest-paying market. On the whole, employers pay 7 percent below the median salary for those in this field in Dallas and Phoenix.

Key Stats for Systems Manager, IT

Gender

Female
9 %
Male
91 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 28 votes.
10-19 years
84%
20 years or more
16%
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Years in Fields/Career:
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Skills That Affect Systems Manager, IT Salaries

Linux
▲10%

Microsoft SQL Server
▼0%

National Average
$93,000

IT Management
▼2%

VMware ESX
▼2%

Information Technology (IT) Support
▼5%

Project Management
▼5%

Microsoft Exchange
▼6%

Internet Information Server (IIS)
▼9%

Cisco Networking
▼11%

Windows 2003 Server
▼11%

Network Management / Administration
▼13%

Windows Operating System General Use
▼13%

Microsoft Office
▼14%

Windows NT / 2000 / XP Networking
▼14%

SQL
▼14%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 28 votes.

Gender

Female
9 %
Male
91 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 94%
dental benefits
Dental: 79%
vision benefits
Vision: 71%
dental benefits
None: 5%
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