The average salary for a Senior Programmer Analyst is $88,036.
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Job Description for Senior Programmer Analyst
Senior programmer analysts have graduated from a university with a degree in computer programming or a related field. They must have years of experience in order to be promoted to the title of a senior programmer analyst. They generally oversee a group of computer programmers, and are involved in training and managing the team. They also often act as a mentor for the less experienced team members. The overall job duty of senior programmer analysts is to develop and maintain databases and softw…Read more
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Popular Employer Salaries for Senior Programmer Analyst
The top respondents for the job title Senior Programmer Analyst are from the companies FIS, Computer Sciences Corporation (CSC) and T. Rowe Price Group. Reported salaries are highest at Bank of America Corp. (BOFA) where the average pay is $102,000. Other companies that offer high salaries for this role include T. Rowe Price Group and FIS, earning around $95,798 and $92,675, respectively. University of Rochester Medical Center pays the lowest at around $58,791. Georgia-Pacific Corporation and Wal-Mart Stores, Inc also pay on the lower end of the scale, paying $69,411 and $85,000, respectively.
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Popular Skills for Senior Programmer Analyst
C# Programming Language
Microsoft SQL Server
Skills in Java are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include .NET, Microsoft SQL Server, C# Programming Language and SQL.
Pay by Experience Level for Senior Programmer Analyst
An entry-level Senior Programmer Analyst with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $69,242 based on 7 salaries. An early career Senior Programmer Analyst with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $76,017 based on 170 salaries. A mid-career Senior Programmer Analyst with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $85,322 based on 484 salaries. An experienced Senior Programmer Analyst with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $91,725 based on 809 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $91,710.
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Employees with Senior Programmer Analyst in their job title in New York, New York earn an average of 14.3% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Los Angeles, California (10.3% more) and Washington, District of Columbia (6.5% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Atlanta, Georgia (6.0% less).
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