Average Applications Systems Analyst Salary

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The average salary for an Applications Systems Analyst is $66,339.
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$49k - $95k
$375 - $10k
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$405 - $9k
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$48k - $95k

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Job Description for Applications Systems Analyst

Applications Systems Analyst Tasks
  • Conduct application testing and provide database management support.
  • Create and maintain documentation as necessary for operational and security audits.
  • Establish new users, manage access levels and reset passwords.
  • 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.
The top respondents for the job title Applications Systems Analyst are from the companies University of Maryland Medical System, Dignity Health and M. D. Anderson Cancer Center. Reported salaries are highest at Dignity Health where the average pay is $80,458. Other companies that offer high salaries for this role include University of Utah and University of Maryland Medical System, earning around $77,656 and $73,333, respectively. Henry Ford Community College pays the lowest at around $43,134. OSF St. Francis Hospital and Geico also pay on the lower end of the scale, paying $51,599 and $65,000, respectively.

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Popular Skills for Applications Systems Analyst

Skills in Epic Systems and Project Management are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include SQL, Microsoft Excel and Microsoft Office.

Pay by Experience Level for Applications Systems Analyst

An entry-level Applications Systems Analyst with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $54,938 based on 166 salaries. An early career Applications Systems Analyst with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $60,107 based on 590 salaries. A mid-career Applications Systems Analyst with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $71,832 based on 371 salaries. An experienced Applications Systems Analyst with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $78,677 based on 272 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $85,030.
Employees with Applications Systems Analyst in their job title in Seattle, Washington earn an average of 32.2% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in New York, New York (20.0% more) and Atlanta, Georgia (17.5% more).

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