Average Information Systems (IS) Analyst Salary

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The average salary for an Information Systems (IS) Analyst is $64,991.
MEDIAN $64,991
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$44k - $97k
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$492 - $10k
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$40k - $98k

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Job Description for Information Systems (IS) Analyst

The top respondents for the job title Information Systems (IS) Analyst are from the companies Lockheed Martin Corp, Comcast Cable, Inc. and Leidos. Reported salaries are highest at Booz, Allen, and Hamilton where the average pay is $85,000. Other companies that offer high salaries for this role include Shelter Insurance Company and Northrop Grumman Corporation, earning around $82,988 and $75,000, respectively. Parkview pays the lowest at around $49,404. Comcast Cable, Inc. and Leidos also pay on the lower end of the scale, paying $50,000 and $57,073, respectively.

Career Paths

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Information Systems (IS) Analyst
Systems Analyst
Systems Administrator
Information Technology Specialist
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Somewhat common (8 - 20%)
Less common (< 8%)

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Popular Skills for Information Systems (IS) Analyst

Skills in Project Management are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include SQL, Windows Operating System General Use, Microsoft Excel and Microsoft Office.

Pay by Experience Level for Information Systems (IS) Analyst

An entry-level Information Systems (IS) Analyst with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $55,748 based on 144 salaries. An early career Information Systems (IS) Analyst with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $60,307 based on 819 salaries. A mid-career Information Systems (IS) Analyst with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $69,474 based on 499 salaries. An experienced Information Systems (IS) Analyst with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $78,340 based on 395 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $83,382.
Employees with Information Systems (IS) Analyst in their job title in New York, New York earn an average of 15.1% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Washington, District of Columbia (12.2% more) and Dallas, Texas (9.6% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Chicago, Illinois (6.1% less).

Years of Experience

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