Average Senior Systems Analyst with SQL Skills Salary

$88,805
Avg. SalaryShow Hourly Rate
$5,896
Bonus
$3,038
Profit Sharing
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The average salary for a Senior Systems Analyst with SQL skills is $88,805.
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$67k
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$89k
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$116k
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MEDIAN $88,805
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Salary
$67k - $116k
Bonus
$1k - $15k
Profit Sharing
$721 - $11k
Total Pay
$68k - $122k

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Job Description for Senior Systems Analyst

Senior 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 Senior Systems Analyst are from the companies UnitedHealth Group, Cognizant Technology Solutions Corp and Liberty Mutual Insurance Group. Reported salaries are highest at Health Net, Inc. where the average pay is $122,250. Other companies that offer high salaries for this role include Liberty Mutual Insurance Group and Davis School District, earning around $104,452 and $100,938, respectively. Cognizant Technology Solutions Corp pays the lowest at around $75,765. Anthem and UnitedHealth Group also pay on the lower end of the scale, paying $83,233 and $84,287, respectively.

Career Paths

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Senior Systems Analyst
Systems Analyst
Information Technology (IT) Manager
Lead Systems Analyst
More common (> 20%)
Somewhat common (8 - 20%)
Less common (< 8%)

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Popular Skills for Senior Systems Analyst

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

Pay by Experience Level for Senior Systems Analyst

An early career Senior Systems Analyst with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $79,697 based on 89 salaries. A mid-career Senior Systems Analyst with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $84,487 based on 229 salaries. An experienced Senior Systems Analyst with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $90,759 based on 342 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $96,107.
Employees with Senior Systems Analyst in their job title in Houston, Texas earn an average of 14.2% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Dallas, Texas (10.0% more) and Seattle, Washington (9.2% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Atlanta, Georgia (4.6% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 871 survey responses.
Early Career
10.2%
Mid Career
26.3%
Experienced
39.3%
Late Career
24.2%