Average Senior Systems Analyst with Business Analysis Skills Salary

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The average salary for a Senior Systems Analyst with Business Analysis skills is $89,315.
MEDIAN $89,315
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$67k - $118k
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$976 - $10k
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$67k - $127k

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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, Starbucks Corporation and Fidelity Investments. 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 Pacific Life and Starbucks Corporation, earning around $110,164 and $104,500, respectively. Fidelity Investments pays the lowest at around $84,992. Tyson Foods, Inc. and UnitedHealth Group also pay on the lower end of the scale, paying $91,000 and $91,715, respectively.

Career Paths

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Senior Systems Analyst
Systems Analyst
Information Technology (IT) Manager
Lead Systems Analyst
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Popular Skills for Senior Systems Analyst

Skills that pay less than market rate include Microsoft SQL Server, Microsoft Excel, Microsoft Office, Project Management and SQL.

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 $78,914 based on 97 salaries. A mid-career Senior Systems Analyst with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $86,105 based on 249 salaries. An experienced Senior Systems Analyst with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $91,842 based on 403 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $97,767.
Employees with Senior Systems Analyst in their job title in New York, New York earn an average of 12.7% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Houston, Texas (10.1% more) and Seattle, Washington (7.7% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Atlanta, Georgia (0.9% less).

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